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Fathers & Sons (1992)

A beach runner and bookworm (Goldblum) has difficulty communicating with his son. He meets a psychic on a pier at the beach and soon his world turns topsy-turvy with a serial killer coming ... See full summary »

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Smiley
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Lisa
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Venell
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Doogy
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A beach runner and bookworm (Goldblum) has difficulty communicating with his son. He meets a psychic on a pier at the beach and soon his world turns topsy-turvy with a serial killer coming between him and his son. The ensuing E.S.P. experiences and danger bond father and son. Written by Anonymous

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A serial killer. A prophet of death. And one family caught between them.

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Rated R for sensuality, drug content and language, and for some violence | See all certifications »
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January 1992 (USA)  »

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Un asesino amenaza  »

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Trivia

The name of the red cover book mysteriously delivered to Max's bookstore is Cats and Dogs. Jeff Goldblum would later star in Cats & Dogs (2001). See more »

Goofs

In one scene, where Goldblum's character is talking to Arquette's character in front of her cabin, you can see the mic several times. See more »

Quotes

Miss Athena: What are you running from?
Max: Nothing. Makes me feel good.
Miss Athena: Good.
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The Riddle
Written by John Van Tongeren & Cory Lerios
Performed by Cory Lerios
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Unique, rare and special movie with great music
18 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I do not like to look at ratings or reviews most of the time, because they are usually from people who simply look at the box cover, actors or are close-minded. Usually very out-of-touch and emotionless viewers also who will never get or understand a movie like this. I have seen it several times, and along with the beautiful piano piece during the beginning, and John Gorka's "I'm From New Jersey" at the end credits, the movie is very mysteriously beautiful and human. This is made for those who have been through events or things in their life that few, if any will grasp or understand. I am also a Christian, and I get some of the symbolism and meanings of human love, heartaches, loneliness and the need for togetherness. I like the way there is narration, and a sense of longing and falling into the scenes. Timeless movie that is hard to find on DVD, since it was originally VHS, being in 1992. I have the rare laser disc print and the DVD, along with the VHS.


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