Uncle Joe is ageing. He's also a millionaire. That's why his family is trying so very hard to get into his good books. They all want a piece of his empire. Unfortunately Uncle Joe isn't as stupid as his family thinks he is. He can see that his family is only nice to him because they want his money. Along comes Daniel McTeague, a struggling bowler, imported from another city by his family, to put an end to this ridiculous situation. The fight won't be easy, though, because the poor family has a little bit of competition - A beautiful nurse who takes care of Uncle Joe (and no doubt would love to take care of his bank account). Who gets all the money? Written by
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Where there's a will...there's a relative.
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Did You Know?
After Danny (Michael J. Fox) and Robin (Nancy Travis) discover Uncle Joe's (Kirk Douglas) complex charade at the film's climax, they see Molly (Olivia D'Abo) and Douglas (Jonathan Lynn) standing across the street, under the movie marquis, aptly playing the film Charade. See more
In the long shot of the bowling lanes they appear to be natural wood but in the close-ups, they are synthetic. See more
A young girl with a body like that.When she's through with him they'll be nothing left but a smile and an old hat.
The movie opens with a lengthy black and white sequence of Jimmy Durante performing "Inka Dinka Doo" from the 1944 film Two Girls and A Sailor, while the pink credits roll. See more
Money Slips Through My Fingers
Written by Mark Turnbull
Produced by Phil Marshall
Performed by Beth Wood See more