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Signs of Life (1989)

 -  Drama  -  25 May 1991 (Japan)
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A touching story of life in rural Maine, and the changes brought about by the closing of a town's small boat-building company -- on which many of the residents depended upon for a living.

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A touching story of life in rural Maine, and the changes brought about by the closing of a town's small boat-building company -- on which many of the residents depended upon for a living.

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Arthur Kennedy had been retired and living in Savannah, Georgia. During a dinner with his daughter and her agent, he asked if there was anything out there for him and the result was his role in this film. See more »

Quotes

Owen Coughlin: I don't want to do this.
Owen's Father: You don't?
Owen Coughlin: No, I don't.
Owen's Father: You want to live after all.
Owen Coughlin: Yes.
Owen's Father: Then live.
Owen Coughlin: Live?
Owen's Father: Quit walkin' around like you were dead.
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It's not real flashy, but this movie does a great job of developing a large cast of characters, and letting you know their hopes and desires, while still managing to be both funny and bittersweet. A very sweet movie. Fun, also, to see Vincent D'Onofrio and Mary-Louise Parker so early in their careers.


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