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Hello Again (1987)

A suburban housewife chokes to death and is brought back to life by a spell cast by her wacky sister.

Director:

Frank Perry

Writer:

Susan Isaacs
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shelley Long ... Lucy Chadman
Judith Ivey ... Zelda
Gabriel Byrne ... Kevin Scanlon
Corbin Bernsen ... Jason Chadman
Sela Ward ... Kim Lacey
Austin Pendleton ... Junior Lacey
Carrie Nye Carrie Nye ... Regina Holt
Robert Lewis Robert Lewis ... Phineas Devereux
Madeleine Potter ... Felicity Glick
Thor Fields Thor Fields ... Danny Chadman
John Cunningham ... Bruce Holt
I.M. Hobson I.M. Hobson ... Butler
Mary Fogarty Mary Fogarty ... Maid
Tony Sirico ... Tough Guy
Elkan Abramowitz Elkan Abramowitz ... Burns
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Storyline

A suburban housewife chokes to death and is brought back to life by a spell cast by her wacky sister.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Gone today. Here tomorrow. See more »


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

According to imnotastalker(dot)com: "In the 1987 comedy "Hello Again [1987]", the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion portrays the home of Junior Lacey (Austin Pendleton), where Lucy Chadman (Shelley Long) and her sister, Zelda (Judith Ivey), go to ask for funding to start a day care center at the Knickerbocker Hospital." The mansion sits at the corner of 79th Street and 5th Avenue. See more »

Goofs

At 44:12, as Lucy and Jason approach the railing, a hand appears in the upper left corner for six frames. See more »

Quotes

Lucy Chadman: [Talking about her sexy friend Kim's upcoming fourth husband] Of course he may not be too thrilled to hear how No. 3 died.
Jason Chadman: [with a meaningful glance] You mean... During...?
Lucy Chadman: No. Just after. According to Kim he came and went.
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Connections

References Knots Landing (1979) See more »

User Reviews

Shelley Long is adorable!
8 May 2001 | by KatWomanSee all my reviews

I don't know why so many people have slammed this movie in the comments section. I have seen this film numerous times and find it hilarious and Shelley Long adorable. No, this is not a film that requires a lot of deep thinking and analyzing, but it's not supposed to be. It's a light-hearted, romantic comedy that achieves its goal -- it entertains you, makes you laugh and touches your heart. It need not try to do anymore than that. Shelley Long, Judith Ivey, Gabriel Byrn and Sela Ward all give great performances, as does the rest of the supporting cast.


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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 November 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hello Again See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,712,892, 8 November 1987

Gross USA:

$20,419,446

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$20,419,446
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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