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Age-Old Friends (1989)

John Cooper is in a retirement home. There are strict rules for the residents, but he refuses to fall into passivity. He flirts constantly with Nurse Wilson and spends time with his best ... See full summary »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Aaron Alexander ...
Grandson
Frummie Blatt ...
Resident #2
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Julia
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Peter
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David Harvey ...
Resident #1
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Larry (as Phil Jarrett)
Ed McGibbon ...
Hartley (as Edward McGibbon)
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Mrs. Baker
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Dr. Spears
Murray Westgate ...
Colonel
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John Cooper is in a retirement home. There are strict rules for the residents, but he refuses to fall into passivity. He flirts constantly with Nurse Wilson and spends time with his best buddy Michael Aylott, who's slowly drifting into senility. The movie portrays the fight for independence and dignity in old age. Written by Lars Skogan

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old age | senility | based on book | See All (3) »

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16 December 1989 (USA)  »

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A Month of Sundays  »

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1.33 : 1
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Cooper: How are we feeling today?
Aylott: Oh about the same, can't complain. How are you feeling today?
Cooper: Oh about the same, can't complain.
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Gardenia in a different light
1 November 1999 | by See all my reviews

My first encounter with Vincent Gardenia was in All In The Family, as he played the ditsy neighbor who cooked. Imagine my surprise when he put in a splendid effort in a serious way! The cast and story were superb. One of HBO's best! A Solid 9.


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