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Letting Go (1985)

Director:

Jack Bender

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Charlotte Brown (teleplay by), Zev Wanderer (based on the book by) (as Dr. Zev Wanderer) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Ritter ... Alex
Sharon Gless ... Kate
Joe Cortese ... Neil (as Joseph Cortese)
Kit McDonough ... Sheila
Peter Dvorsky ... Jim
Michael Fantini Michael Fantini ... Max
Max Gail ... Dr. Rudnick
Barbara Gordon Barbara Gordon ... Mrs. Rudnick
Deborah Turnbull Deborah Turnbull ... Jean Michaels
Keith Knight ... Business Man
Rhonda D'Amour Rhonda D'Amour ... Nell's Friend
Richard Hardacre ... Fireman
Elena Kudaba Elena Kudaba ... Saleswoman
Gordon Clapp ... Walter
Laura Owens Laura Owens ... Joanne
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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alex y Kate See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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ITC Entertainment See more »
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Mono

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Color
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Ironic & poignant link with his recent death.
24 September 2003 | by jogeewahSee all my reviews

I saw this movie at the height of my crush on John Ritter. What I especially loved about this movie was that it was shot in Toronto. This was really fitting for me as I was living in Raleigh, NC when it was on & through the different scenes, I could imagine being "back home." The most touching scene in this movie for me was when John Ritter's character was finally letting go of his dead wife & the music in the background was "In My Life" by The Beatles. In reading of John Ritter's own funeral service, I saw that the same song was chosen. What a beautiful song to remember such a special person with!


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