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The Man Upstairs (1992)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  6 December 1992 (USA)
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Victoria Brown
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Mooney Polaski
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Molly
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Cloris
Lawrence King-Phillips ...
Roy (as Lawrence King)
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Sam Malkin ...
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Florence Paterson ...
Mrs. Porter (as Florence C. Paterson)
Robert Wisden ...
Mayor
Kelli Fox ...
Suzy
James Bell ...
Bull
Kevin Conway ...
Andy
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Mort
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Escaped convict hides in an old lady's house.

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Originally producer Burt Reynolds was also set to star as the male lead but scheduling conflicts with other projects eventually forced him to stay on only as producer. See more »

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What a gem!
3 August 2003 | by (Michigan) – See all my reviews

This is a gem, a true gem!! Hepburn is so cute in this movie, I couldn't turn it off! O'Neal is excellent as the escaped convict who befriends an elder lady(Hepburn). The Irish housekeeper is so irritating you just can't help but love her! Hepburn, though being past 80 years old, performs beautifully and she is very believable! You can just imagine her wrestling a convict to the ground and taking his gun at Fenwick. The story was inspired and very cheery. A great family movie and just a real gem. It's definately worth your 90 minutes.


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