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Nothing in Common (1986)

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Garry Marshall directed this film which starts as a light comedy but moves into heavy-duty drama later on. David Basner (Tom Hanks in a good performance) works in an ad agency, where he enjoys bantering with his co-workers and meets a lot of women. He hasn't been especially close to his father (Jackie Gleason) and never thought about him much until his Dad is left devastated when his wife of 36 years walks out on him. He is soon faced with serious health problems as well. This propels the elder

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Drama, Comedy

Rick Podell, Michael Preminger

Feb 19, 2002

Warner Home Video

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Dramatic family story starring serious Jackie Gleason; Tom Hanks is concerned son.

November 3, 2008
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Look at the cast. Look at the director. Need I say more?

February 2, 2003
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Portrays a self-absorbed young man's growth into maturity as he draws closer to his elderly father.

January 15, 2002 Full Review Source: Spirituality and Practice
Spirituality and Practice

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Oh Tom Hanks.. I love you, but this movie wasn't funny and I'm not sure it was about anything other than a womanizing man-child dealing with his parents busting up and his dad being ill. I wish it was more than just okay.
January 9, 2011
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