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Regarding Henry (1991)

 -  Drama  -  10 July 1991 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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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
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Rachel Turner (as 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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Storyline

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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The story of a man who had everything, but found something more. See more »

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10 July 1991 (USA)  »

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La fuerza de la verdad  »

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$43,001,500 (USA)
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According to John Leguizamo in his autobiography, the crew urinated in Mike Nichols's cappuccino machine. 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.
[Sarah and the old man laugh]
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Referenced in Cybill: Regarding Henry (1997) 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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A feel-good film, great cast, touching story
17 May 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I keep reading about how "sappy" and "predictable" this film is. This is true, so I will tell you now, if you hate those types of films then this is not the film for you.

But if you miss seeing movies that you waited for the happy ending you knew was coming, then you will not be disappointed. There are so many movies that don't end so happily nowadays, but remembering the times with movies that had a character who had to learn a lesson but got something more in the end (eg. "It's a Wonderful Life") I couldn't help but enjoy this movie.

I highly recommend it, the acting is fantastic, the story is touching, and knowing what it's like to go through hard times (my own dad had to go through some rehabilitation) then this movie hits it home. I suggest it if you agree with the points above, but it's not for everyone.


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