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Katherine Eure
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Mike Donahue
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Sandy
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Bobby
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Lisa (Bobby's Mom)
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Jet (Runaway)
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Vice Chancellor
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Judge
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Maitre D'
Dennis Howard ...
Mr. Wallace
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Hotel Manager
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Lego Louis ...
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Rachel
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Sheepish Policeman
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Fact-based story about a Pasadena cab driver who picks up what he believes is a routine fare, an elderly woman on her way to a funeral. However, the wealthy woman is soon is insisting that the cabbie drive her on a cross-country trip that ends up entailing 3100 miles and ending in Vancouver. Initially contentious, the two eventually find a reluctant friendship growing. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Mike Donahue: Right, What time do you want me to pick you up?
Katherine Eure: 11:30
Mike Donahue: 11:30?
Katherine Eure: Mr. Donahue, Do you have a problem with your hearing? You seem to repeat everything I say.
Mike Donahue: 11:30? Half of the day be gone. I thought you want to poke around tomorrow.
Katherine Eure: Poke Around? Explore! We leave right after Brunch.
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Well done-moving but never mawkish.
25 December 1998 | by (Alexandria, VA, USA) – See all my reviews

A real-life drama: Well done--touching, moving but never mawkish. Excellent acting (and great chemistry) by Maureen O'Hara and Jason Beghe.


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