6.3/10
692
13 user 10 critic

Rich in Love (1992)

PG-13 | | Drama | 5 March 1993 (USA)
Charleston, South Carolina. The Odoms have lived a life of the traditions of the American south in their longtime, large family beach front home. That tradition is turned upside down when ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Floundering (1994)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

In this scathing and subversive social comedy, life in post riot Los Angeles is dissected under the sardonic eye of John Boyz, an unemployed thirty nothing flounderer on Venice Beach who is... See full summary »

Director: Peter McCarthy
Stars: James Le Gros, Shaka, Zander Schloss
Mystery Date (1991)
Comedy | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A teenage boy would like to meet with a very pretty, blonde girl who lives next door. His elder brother helps him with a car and a credit card to be successful. This simple story gets ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Wacks
Stars: Ethan Hawke, Teri Polo, Brian McNamara
Dream Breakers (TV Movie 1989)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A movie about a Chicago family -- a building contractor and his two sons who have opposing ideologies. One brother works for a power-hungry builder with underworld connections; the younger ... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Millar
Stars: Robert Loggia, Kyle MacLachlan, D.W. Moffett
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Valentino is an Ex Adult film star very much in love with his girlfriend Mary Carmen....and boyfriend Gary. Things take a tragic turn when Valentino is rushed to the hospital after ... See full summary »

Director: Dan Ireland
Stars: Vincent D'Onofrio, Salma Hayek, Thomas Jane
Action | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A satire about desperate hustling, pop philosophy and big money.

Director: David Salle
Stars: Griffin Dunne, Dennis Hopper, Jason Ferraro
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A failed New Jersey inventor embarks on a career as a standup comic, turns to drink, and labors to keep his family together.

Director: Frank Whaley
Stars: Frank Whaley, Carla Gugino, Ethan Hawke
Waterland (1992)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Tom Crick, a high school history teacher, is having trouble connecting - with his class, with his wife. He ventures into telling his class stories about his young adulthood in the Fens ... See full summary »

Director: Stephen Gyllenhaal
Stars: Jeremy Irons, Sinéad Cusack, Ethan Hawke
Joe the King (1999)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A disadvantaged, abused, neglected, exploited but basically decent kid slips into criminality while trying to cope with his harsh, inescapable reality.

Director: Frank Whaley
Stars: Noah Fleiss, Karen Young, Camryn Manheim
Moonshine Highway (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

During prohibition days, many hillbilly moonshine stills were hidden in hills of middle America. Jed Muldoon was about the best runner of moonshine whiskey around. Usually the local yokels ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Armstrong
Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Randy Quaid, Maria del Mar
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Gus is a fat cartoonist that recently won a battle against cancer, which explains his baldness. But he is also lonely. Therefore, his caring sister tries to set him up with suitable woman. ... See full summary »

Director: Malcolm Mowbray
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Jami Gertz, Shelley Long
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

This WW2 psychological drama plays out at Christmas. US GIs hold an isolated cabin in the Ardennes against a handful of Germans cut off from their main force. Combat-weary and short of rations, both sides are determined to survive.

Director: Keith Gordon
Stars: Peter Berg, Kevin Dillon, Arye Gross
Windsor Protocol (TV Movie 1997)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Based on the novels by Jack Higgins, Kyle MacLachlan stars as maverick British agent Sean Dillon to uncover a plot to take over the presidency of the United States.

Director: George Mihalka
Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Macha Grenon, Chris Wiggins
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Billy McQueen
...
Vera Delmage
...
...
...
Rhody Poole
Leon Pridgen ...
Tick (as J. Leon Pridgen II)
...
Parnell Meade
Ramona Ward ...
Sharon
Wayne Dehart ...
Sam Poole
...
Inn Receptionist
Jennifer Banco ...
Horse Carriage Driver
Anthony Burke ...
Singer
Edit

Storyline

Charleston, South Carolina. The Odoms have lived a life of the traditions of the American south in their longtime, large family beach front home. That tradition is turned upside down when younger daughter, bright high school senior Lucille Odom, arrives home to find a note from her mother, Helen Odom, that note which states that she has left for good. This move has been a long time coming for Helen, although the actual act was somewhat spontaneous based on evidence around the family home. The family patriarch, retired Warren Odom, believes his wife will eventually return. To help with the situation, Warren and Lucille request the return of Warren's eldest daughter/Lucille's older sister, Rae Odom. However, Rae has her own issues as she arrives with her new Yankee husband, Billy McQueen, and news that they got married because she's pregnant, about which she doesn't seem too happy. These goings-on affect impressionable Lucille the most, she who is trying to find her own way in life and ... Written by Huggo

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on novel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic material | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 March 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

L'amour en trop  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$2,149,735
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of a number of Hollywood movies set in the American South directed by Australian director Bruce Beresford. The films include Last Dance (1996), Rich in Love (1992), Tender Mercies (1983) Crimes of the Heart (1986) and Driving Miss Daisy (1989). See more »


Soundtracks

Ugly Ways Blues
Written by Lonnie Hamilton
Performed by Lonnie Hamilton and The Diplomats
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Wonderf film
30 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

This wonderful film explores matters of the heart neither in a sentimental way nor in a cynical way--rather honestly, giving respect to the feelings, hopes and thoughts of the characters. Set in present-day South Carolina, Albert Finney portrays a retired contractor, who appears to have retired from life before he retired from his job. His performance is so spot-on as to be transparent, allowing the viewer to enter completely into his character and almost "be him." The story opens with his wife leaving him, and the core of the film focusses on how he and his younger daughter, deal with this unexpected event. Miss Erbe is as good as Mr. Finney and surpasses him in delineating a "real" Southern human being, not the typical stereotype or the northerner in disguise (see: Susan Sarandon in The Client or Charles Mitchell in Cookie's Fortune--good performances but about as southern as Sherlock Holmes). The plot has several strands, including Miss Erbe's dealing with budding sexuality (she plays a graduating high school senior), the older sister's arrival on the scene, and others you MUST see for yourself. This movie was directed by Bruce Beresford and should have received a much wider audience when released in theatres. But its subtlety, lack of sex and violence, and its refusal to sacrificequa lity for


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?
Review this title | See all 13 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb's Top 10 Stars of 2017

"The IMDb Show" connects the dots between IMDb's Top 10 Stars of 2017 and unwraps some of the most memorable and festive animated holiday specials.

Watch now