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My One and Only (2009)

PG-13  |   |  Adventure, Biography, Comedy  |  3 September 2009 (Israel)
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An unusual road trip movie about a mother driving her two sons from New York to Pittsburgh to St. Louis and eventually Hollywood in her quest to find a man to take care of them all.

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Bill Massey
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Tom
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Charlie
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Dr. Harlan Williams
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Paula (as Molly Quinn)
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Robbie
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Wallace McAllister
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Hope
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An unusual road trip movie about a mother driving her two sons from New York to Pittsburgh to St. Louis and eventually Hollywood in her quest to find a man to take care of them all.

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An almost perfect portrait of a family comedy


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Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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3 September 2009 (Israel)  »

Also Known As:

Cansada de buscar marido  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$58,692 (USA) (21 August 2009)

Gross:

$2,475,970 (USA) (13 November 2009)
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Trivia

Dedicated to the memory of Merv Griffin, who shepherded the project from idea to final credit. See more »

Goofs

In the scene where Anne goes into her sister's house to get George, she is standing in the kitchen with a small picture to her left. There is a reflection of a crew member in it. See more »

Quotes

Paula: Have you ever seen breasts?
George Devereaux: Sure... one.
Paula: You saw one breast?
George Devereaux: No, I meant once. I saw some once.
Paula: Some?
George Devereaux: Two. I saw two, once...
Paula: You wanna see mine?
George Devereaux: Who? Me? Now?
Paula: Ready?
George Devereaux: Okay. Sure, yeah.
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Crazy Credits

During the movie, we see Robbie doing cross stitch many times. At the end of the movie, we see Ann sitting in a chair, finishing the same cross stitch of their entire adventure, with "THE END." This goes right into the credits, which are done entirely in cross stitch. See more »

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Features The Big Heat (1953) See more »

Soundtracks

Medieval Play Bridge
Composed by Earl Salisbry (BMI)
Published by RFT Music Publishing Corp. (BMI)
Courtesy of Selectracks / Evergreen
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Great movie
2 October 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved this movie!! If you liked Julie and Julia you'll love this movie. Kevin Bacon was excellent as well as Renee and the kid actors. The supporting actors were suburb. Renee should be nominated for best actress of the year! Movie flowed well. Story seems familiar to another movie but worked. Mother catches band leader father cheating on her and in her mind determines that she does not love her. Takes the boys from city to city in search of a father and new husband. Love the towel the older brother is knitting and fact that he always gets the lead in the play but never gets to act in one. Also family in Midwest is great. Overall great movie. See it or rent it.


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