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My Girl (1991)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Family | 27 November 1991 (USA)
A young girl, on the threshold of her teen years, finds her life turning upside down, when she is accompanied by an unlikely friend.

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1972. Vada Sultenfuss (played by Anna Chlumsky) is an intelligent, bubbly, hypochondriacal 11-year old girl. Her father, Harry (Dan Aykroyd), is a mortician and a widower. Her best friend is Thomas J Sennett (Macaulay Culkin). Then her father hires a new receptionist, Shelly (Jamie Lee Curtis), and life will never be the same again. Written by grantss

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When your Dad's an undertaker, your Mom's in heaven, and your Grandma's got a screw loose...it's good to have a friend who understands you. Even if he is a boy. See more »


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27 November 1991 (USA)  »

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Mi primer beso  »

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$17,000,000 (estimated)

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$59,847,242 (USA)
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Dan Aykroyd and Griffin Dunne were in 8 movies directed by John Landis. Aykroyd was in The Blues Brothers (1980), Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983), Trading Places (1983), Into the Night (1985), Spies Like Us (1985) and Blues Brothers 2000 (1998). Griffin Dunne was in An American Werewolf in London (1981) and Amazon Women on the Moon (1987). Landis had also directed Macaulay Culkin in Michael Jackson's Black Or White music video, See more »

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Vada's teddy bear disappears after her father places it on her pillow. See more »

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Vada Sultenfuss: I was born jaundiced. Once I sat on a toilet seat at a truck stop and caught hemorrhoids. And I've learned to live with this chicken bone that's been lodged in my throat for the past three years. So I knew Dad would be devastated when he learned of my latest affliction.
[to Harry]
Vada Sultenfuss: Dad, I don't want to upset you, but my left breast is developing at a significantly faster rate than my right. It can only mean one thing: cancer. I'm dying.
Harry: [making a sandwich] Okay, sweetie, hand me the ...
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Features All in the Family (1971) See more »

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I Saw The Light
Written and Performed by Todd Rundgren
Courtesy of Rhino Records, Inc. / Bearsville Records, Inc.
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cute, sweet, funny, great!
6 October 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was so good, it was a very touching, sweet and just a fun movie too watch, i liked it much better then the second and i think that anyone who likes a cute, touching, sweet movie that has little kids in it, should love it just as much as i do!


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