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My Life (1993)

 -  Drama  -  12 November 1993 (USA)
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A terminally ill man prepares for his death.

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Young Paul Ivanovich
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Storyline

Life is going well for Bob Jones: great job, beautiful loving wife and a baby on the way. Then he finds out that he has kidney cancer that will leave him dead within months. He sets out to videotape his life's acquired wisdom for his child, and ends up on a voyage of self-discovery and reconciliation. Written by Reid Gagle

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Rated PG-13 for mature subject matter | See all certifications »

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12 November 1993 (USA)  »

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Mi vida  »

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$27,484,464 (USA)
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Both Richard Schiff and Bradley Whitford would later star opposite each other in "The West Wing" See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Bob is videotaping the hotel room, he zooms in on Gail's stomach, which is very large and round, expecting a child. In the next scene at the wedding reception, it shows them dancing around, and her standing there clapping, and there is no pregnancy belly. See more »

Quotes

Carol Sandman: ...kids need to marinate in love...
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Crazy Credits

Movie dedication by Bruce Joel Rubin - In memory of my mother Sondra Rubin See more »

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References Today (1982) See more »

Soundtracks

OVERTURE TO WILLIAM TELL
Written by Gioachino Rossini
Performed by the New York Philharmonic
Conducted by Leonard Bernstein
Courtesy of Sony Classical
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Why Wouldn't You Like This Movie
2 May 2000 | by (PA, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was a great movie. I am a big Michael Keaton fan. I think the casting was great. I think the plot plot was good. The theme is excelent. It's a very very sad story. But it's one you enjoy watching and will probably become an instant favorite. I highly recommend!


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