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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
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)  »

Also Known As:

La fuerza de la verdad  »

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$43,001,500 (USA)
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J.J. Abrams:  food delivery boy. See more »

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In the scene where Henry is asked to identify different wooden shapes as part of his rehabilitation, a nurse removes the wooden circle from the table when Bradley enters the room. When we switch angles and see Henry's face, the wooden circle has not been removed and is still on the table. See more »

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Bradley: Hey, Hank what are you doin?
Henry: Paintin', crackers
Bradley: I know, but you're not packed, why aren't you packed?
Henry: Cause I'm not goin'
Bradley: Remember when we talked about this last week? Your family coming to come take you home?
Henry: Yeah, but I changed my mind, I'm gonna stay
Bradley: Your family is coming to pick you up, you're going home.
Henry: But, I live here.
Bradley: No, man this is a pit stop. I hear you got a beautiful place man and your family is gonna be there.
Henry: But you're not gonna be there.
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sinister Urge (1994) See more »

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PIANO CONCERTO No. 21 IN C MAJOR
By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performed by CAMERATA LABACENSIS
Conducted by KURT REDEL
Courtesy of LASERLIGHT
By Arrangement with SOUNDS OF FILM, LTD.
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I thought Harrison Ford did a fine role in a man who becomes literally someone else.
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This film is about a guy who is a bit of a prick, he does not seem to get along all that well with his wife and he is not exactly all that warm and cuddly to his daughter. He goes out one night to buy some cigarettes and ends up in the middle of a hold up and ends up getting shot in the head and I think shoulder. He ends up with brain damage and must now learn how to do simple things all over again. He gets some help from a very charismatic health care worker who helps him walk and talk once again. Henry (the name of Harrison Ford's character) is a bit hesitant in going home and living with a wife and daughter he has very little recollection in, however, he does so and they are in for a treat as Henry is now seemingly a more loving and caring person than he was before. Nice story, not all drama as there is quite a lot of humor in this one too. I like it when he somehow finds his way into an adult movie theater. He also has troubles adjusting back to his old job where he was a rather ruthless attorney, as he keeps finding things that he left out that could have helped the other side. I enjoyed the story and I enjoyed the transformation of old Henry to new Henry. He learns about the old him throughout the movie and he finds he does not really care for who he was either. A nice trip of self-discovery.


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