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 the Dreaded Movie Disease 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
every moment counts
Did You Know?
The poem that Michael Keaton teaches to his son is "Green Eggs and Ham" by Dr Seuss. See more
When Bob is at the amusement park & walking down the ramp to get on the roller coaster (which is really Colossus at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA), it's obvious he is going the wrong way down the exit ramp rather than using the real entrance. In the next shot, he is shown on the other side of the roller coaster track getting into the coaster. See more
Today's D-Day. Death day. I'm supposed to be dead today. From now on, I'm living on borrowed time.
Movie dedication by Bruce Joel Rubin - In memory of my mother Sondra Rubin See more
References Chariots of Fire
"SOME ENCHANTED EVENING"
Written by Richard Rodgers
& Oscar Hammerstein II
Performed by Ezio Pinza
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing See more