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For Richer, for Poorer (1992)

Fresh out of a college, a young man lazes about his family's estate, which irritates his father, a self-made millionaire who hatches a bankruptcy plan that he hopes will inspire his son to get a job.

Director:

Jay Sandrich

Writer:

Stan Daniels
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jack Lemmon ... Aram Katourian
Talia Shire ... Millie Katourian
Jonathan Silverman ... Michael Katourian
Joanna Gleason ... Irene
Madeline Kahn ... Billie
George Wyner ... Harry
Dakin Matthews ... Larry
Stephen Caffrey ... Mark
Hal Riddle Hal Riddle ... Max
Charles Thomas Murphy Charles Thomas Murphy
Rudolph Willrich Rudolph Willrich ... Poker Player
Ron Frazier Ron Frazier
Paul Collins ... Stuart
Perry Moore Perry Moore ... Steve
Ivar Brogger ... Employment Agent
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Fresh out of a college, a young man lazes about his family's estate, which irritates his father, a self-made millionaire who hatches a bankruptcy plan that he hopes will inspire his son to get a job.

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Dad's a self-made millionaire. His son just has it made. Now Dad's about to give it all away to get his son to make his own.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 February 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Getting There See more »

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Production Co:

Citadel Entertainment See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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For Richer, For Poorer
17 August 1999 | by Coxer99See all my reviews

Well cast, well made comedy about a self made businessman (Lemmon) who liquidates all his assets to get a new lease on life and show his lazy son a lesson. Lemmon and Silverman are perfect as on screen father and son, who would later go on to work together in "The Odd Couple II." (Silverman plays Walter Matthau's son in that film.)


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