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Tune in Tomorrow... (1990)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 2 November 1990 (USA)
Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin's aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home ... See full summary »

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Aunt Julia
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Pedro Carmichael
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Puddler
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Aunt Olga
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Uncle Luke
Jerome Dempsey ...
Sam & Sid
Richard B. Shull ...
Leonard Pando
Paul Austin ...
Donald Loader
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Ted Orson
Crystal Field ...
Josephine Sanders
Jayne Haynes ...
Aunt Hortensia
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Frances Loader
Rob Kramer ...
Jamie
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Faith Hope (as Anna Levine Thomson)
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Storyline

Martin works at the local radio station, which just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama, Pedro Carmichael. Martin's aunt Julia, not related by blood, returns home after many years away and Martin falls for her. Once Pedro finds out about this romance, he starts incorporating details of it into the script of his daily drama series. Soon, Martin and Julia are not only hearing about their fictional selves over the radio, but about what they are going to do next. Written by Christine Sai-Halasz <sai@mit.edu>

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Comedy | Romance

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2 November 1990 (USA)  »

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Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter  »

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$1,794,001 (USA)
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Quotes

Pedro Carmichael: Like her? Hey... does Pinocchio have wooden balls?
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits are read over the radio instead of being shown. See more »


Soundtracks

I Can't Get Started
Written by Vernon Duke and Ira Gershwin
Performed by Wynton Marsalis and His Band
Featuring Shirley Horn
Chappell & Co. ASCAP
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Hilarious!
16 October 2003 | by See all my reviews

A sometimes uneven romp is overtaken by a simply brilliant performance by Peter Falk. Don't miss this overlooked jewel. Falk stars as a writer of radio serials who has been both a success, and ridden out of town, from every decent station in the country. Now in New Orleans, we discover his secret for success, and his hysterical passion to pull everything together.


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