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
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Did You Know?
Bob (Michael Keaton) tells his wife, "No son of mine is going to be called Zack. He'll get killed at school." Keaton starred in Multiplicity (1996), and his on-screen son was called Zack. See more
When they are leaving the airport in Detroit, to go back home, there is clearly a palm tree in the background, just outside the terminal. Palm trees don't grow in Michigan. 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
Chariots of Fire
Written and Performed by Vangelis
Courtesy of Polygram Special Markets See more