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Sylvia's work increasingly takes her away from the three men who help bring up Mary, her daughter. When she decides to move to England and take Mary with her, the three men are heartbroken at losing the two most important females in their lives. Written by
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When Sylvia is telling the men that she is getting married, she puts water in a vase at the sink. While at the sink, she only puts a very small amount of water in the vase. In the next shot, she turns away from the sink and the vase is half full. See more »
[on the phone]
We're building an office block for 15,000 people, we can't put a bathroom on every other floor.
Well, what if they don't go before come to work?
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I don't know why this one was so trashed by the critics. It's not a masterpiece but hardly as bad as indicated by the drubbing it got. It has what I thought what the best movie scene of its year, where Tom Selleck is talking to the little girl about his departure. He talks to her so intelligently, just the way a smart person would talk to a smart child. After that, I was willing to forgive an awful lot (and admittedly, there's an awful lot to forgive
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