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Regarding Henry (1991)

 -  Drama  -  10 July 1991 (USA)
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Michael Haley ...
Court Clerk (as R.M. Haley)
Stanley Swerdlow ...
Mr. Matthews (as Stanley H. Swerdlow)
Julie Follansbee ...
Mrs. Matthews
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Linda
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Bruce, Henry's Partner
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Jessica, Henry's Secretary
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Charlie Cameron
Mikki Allen ...
Aida Linares ...
Rosella
John MacKay ...
George
Mary Gilbert ...
Julia
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Eddie the Doorman
Harsh Nayyar ...
Liquor Store Owner
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Henry is a lawyer who survives a shooting only to find he cannot remember anything. If that weren't enough, Henry also has to recover his speech and mobility, in a life he no longer fits into. Fortunately, Henry has a loving wife and daughter to help him. Written by Rob Hartill

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His life was based on power, success, and ruthlessness. Until a bullet made him think again. See more »

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10 July 1991 (USA)  »

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Regarding Henry  »

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$43,001,500 (USA)
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Harrison Ford nearly turned down the role of Henry because the character was a trial lawyer. He had just played one in Presumed Innocent (1990), and was afraid of being typecast. He took the role when he realized that Henry would only be functioning as a lawyer for the first ten minutes of the film. See more »

Goofs

When Henry's secretary pours his coffee the first time he comes back to the office, she tells him to say "when" and start pouring the milk. It immediately comes to the top but she continues to pour. Next you see a close-up of the cup with her pouring even more in the cup but it's not at the top. See more »

Quotes

Henry: You see that man over there? That lady over there. He used to be her husband. Who's she kidding? The damage has already been done.
[Everyone laughs at Henry's joke]
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Referenced in New York at the Movies (2002) See more »

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WALKING ON THE MOON
Performed by The Police
Written by Sting
Used courtesy of A&M RECORDS, INC.
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This film should have won an Oscar!
29 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the best movies I have ever seen.

I highly commend Harrison Ford for playing the lead role & sending quality messages to the public through film, which has become the leading form of world-view communication. Family & the importance of remaining faithful to your spouse is portrayed in a wonderful, positive way. It also sends the message that lying is wrong--which it is--& a true friend doesn't gossip behind your back. Throughout the movie, Harrison Ford's performance remains consistent & gripping, & frequently comical--as in the scene in the library & at the breakfast table. The only problem I found with this film was the soundtrack--WOW. However distracting the music, Regarding Henry deserves to watched over & over again.


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