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Homer and Eddie (1989)

 -  Comedy | Crime | Drama  -  1 December 1989 (USA)
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A retarded man get help from a sociopathic woman when tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

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A retarded man get help from a sociopathic woman when tries to reunite with his dying father, who years earlier disowned him.

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Best buddies in this movie, Whoopi Goldberg and James Belushi previously appeared as rivals in Jumpin' Jack Flash (1986). See more »

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When Eddie spots the red car at the produce stand and tells Homer to pull in there, she is in the back seat. After they pull in they show her sitting in the front seat. See more »

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A delightful and touching drama!
4 June 2002 | by (Poole, England) – See all my reviews

OK, first thing: this movie is NOT a comedy, not by a long shot. It has funny parts, but it is not a comedy.

This is the best piece of acting you'll ever see from James Belushi and also one of Whoopi Goldberg's finest, unarguably.

The movie is touching, funny, sad, violent and breathtaking. So for anyone who hasn't seen it, see it!




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