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Chance of a Lifetime (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  29 March 1998 (USA)
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Irreverent freelance investigative reporter Tom Maguire hits rock bottom when bigot editor in chief Ivan refuses to print his pieces anymore and his bad back most be operated, but his ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Ivan
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Tom Maguire
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Irene Dunbar
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Lou
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Art Haber
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Doctor (as Charles Chun)
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Mrs. Dunbar
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Melissa
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Ms. Wood
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Hannah
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Patty
Doug Carfrae ...
Maitre D'
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Katie
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Megan
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Amy
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Irreverent freelance investigative reporter Tom Maguire hits rock bottom when bigot editor in chief Ivan refuses to print his pieces anymore and his bad back most be operated, but his health insurance just expired. Sympathetic editor Irene Dunbar, feeling guilty she didn't save his job, volunteers for a fake marriage so he can use her insurance. The 'happy couple' in now constantly beleaguered by her mother and an insurance inspector, while each has his own affairs, but the co-habitation also seems to generate meaningful affection. Written by KGF Vissers

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Good TV Movie
25 January 2003 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

It's funny how Katey Segal and John Ritter are now on "8 Simple Rules" together because they also appear in this Good TV Movie.It's about this guy (Ritter) who marries his long-time friend (Segal) for health insurance after he breaks his back.I highly reccommend even though the ending is predictable.


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