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An aspiring writer from New York visits his girlfriend's eccentric family in Georgia. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Lloyd Bridges ... Mr. Branson

Josh Charles ... Peter Silverblatt

Alexandra Wentworth ... Melanie Branson

Beau Bridges ... Larry Branson

Walter Olkewicz ... Dink Branson

Kristy Swanson ... Laurel Lee

Edie McClurg ... Dot
Cindy Bridges ... Becky Sue Branson (as Lucinda Bridges-Cunningham)
Christopher T. Gray ... Taxi Driver
Don Perry ... Mr. Sulak
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Laura Cayouette ... Happy Ending Girl (uncredited)

Directed by
Peter Gould 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Peter Gould 

Produced by
Todd Hoffman .... producer
Jon Kuyper .... line producer
Linda Phillips-Palo .... associate producer
Matt Salinger .... producer
Michael Sayles .... executive producer
Bob Willis .... executive producer
Original Music by
Adam Fields 
Cinematography by
Michael Mayers 
Film Editing by
Samuel Craven 
Production Design by
Aaron Osborne 
Art Direction by
Erin Cochran 
Set Decoration by
Chris Davis 
Costume Design by
Susan Matheson 
Production Management
Jon Kuyper .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
William Paul Clark .... first assistant director
Erin K. O'Brien .... second second assistant director
Pilar Savone .... second assistant director
Art Department
Teresa Bruckbauer .... assistant set decorator
Larry Justice .... set dresser
Angela O'Neill .... property master
Sound Department
Gary Coppola .... sound re-recording mixer
Rickley W. Dumm .... first assistant sound editor
Nick Neutra .... foley mixer
Drew Webster .... sound recordist
Special Effects by
John Deall .... puppeteer
John Deall .... special effects designer
Don Ruffin .... stunt coordinator
Camera and Electrical Department
James 'Otis' Mayfield .... film loader
Vince Palomino .... key grip
Sean Peacock .... electrician
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Hilary Lawson .... set costumer
Beth Rogers .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Laura M. Grody .... assistant editor
Music Department
David Bondelevitch .... music editor
Other crew
Mark Bruno .... production assistant
Luis Flores .... craft service
Jeffrey D. Press .... assistant accountant
Joel Quizon .... assistant production coordinator
Tim Talbott .... production coordinator
Scott Willmann .... production accountant

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Rated R for sexual content
96 min
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Last film of Lloyd Bridges who died in 1998.See more »
Peter Silverblatt:Well, Dink, when you put it like that, you make god sound like a freak serial killer, you know?See more »


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Kookie, off kilter, fun little unabashed romp??, 5 November 2001
Author: George Parker from Orange County, CA USA

"Meeting Daddy" tells of a young California couple who visit the female half's somewhat backward clan in Georgia where they encounter a menagerie of quirky off-beat characters including her daddy (L. Bridges). If you are into fun little romantic comedy romps and have a sense of appreciation for the irreverent and inane, you'll probably enjoy "Meeting Daddy". If not, you may be terminally bored if not somewhat repulsed. This genre defying little sleeper is a concatenation of old gags laced with a wisp of charm whipped up in a very peculiar sort of mix which will please some and displease others. Lloyd Bridges turns in a fine final performance as the laconic, manipulative, and eerily senile patriarch. A must see for wacky comedy lovers.

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