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Memories of Me (1988)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  October 1988 (USA)
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On his girlfriend's insistence, a disgruntled man tries to make peace with his high-spirited, street-smart and often irritatingly careless father, a failed actor who never quit his dream to be a success.

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Abbie
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Abe
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Lisa
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Dorothy Davis
David Ackroyd ...
1st Assistant Director
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Horace Bosco
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Al (Broccoli)
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Peter Elbling ...
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Dancer
Joe Shea ...
Stan Kantor
Joe 'Flash' Riley ...
Tango (as Jay 'Flash' Riley)
Billy Beck ...
Angry Man
Margarito Mendoza ...
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On his girlfriend's insistence, a disgruntled man tries to make peace with his high-spirited, street-smart and often irritatingly careless father, a failed actor who never quit his dream to be a success.

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October 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Caminho da Califórnia  »

Box Office

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$3,965,604 (USA)
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Trivia

Abe introduces Abbie to Sean Connery, who happens to walk by dressed as a U.S. Army officer. Connery was actually in costume for the filming of The Presidio (1988), and did the cameo appearance in between takes. See more »

Goofs

At Abe's funeral, there were flowers surrounding and on top of the casket. At Jewish funerals, flowers are not sent because it signifies a joyous occasion. See more »

Quotes

[Abbie reveals his father is alive]
Abbie: He lives in Los Angeles.
Lisa: What does he do?
Abbie: He's a professional embarrassment.
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References The Ten Commandments (1956) See more »

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I loved this film.
10 December 2002 | by (Central California) – See all my reviews

My father was from NYC and my mother was raised in LA. I have seen every film I ever wanted to and this one has the most meaning. I highly recommend it to anyone who has a loving heart. It is the finest thing I have ever seen on the screen.


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