That's Life (1986)




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This is a very uneven comedy from Blake Edwards about facing old age in posh Malibu -- some segments are hilarious and others fall flat as a pancake. A major, life-changing weekend is ahead for Harvey Fairchild (Jack Lemmon) and his wife Gillian (Julie Andrews, director Edwards' wife) one fateful Friday. She has just found out she may have throat cancer but will not know for sure until Monday when the biopsy is completed. Gillian decides to keep this potentially devastating news to herself. Her … More

Rating: PG-13 (adult situations/language)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Milton Wexler, Blake Edwards
In Theaters:
On DVD: Mar 14, 2000
Vestron Video



as Harvey Fairchild

as Gillian Faichild

as Holly Parrish

as Father Baragone

as Megan Fairchild Bart...

as Steve Larwin

as Larry Bartlet

as Josh Fairchild

as Janice Kern

as Fanny Ward

as Kate Fairchild

as Mme. Carrie

as Dr. Keith Romanis

as T.V. Announcer

as Belmont

as Phil Carlson

as Anesthesiologist

as Receptionist

as Band Leader

as Party Guest

as Party Guest

as Jesse Grant

as Injured Man in E.R.

as Woman in E.R.

as Anesthesiologist

as Dr. Gerald Spelner

as Histotechnologist

as Histotechnologist

as Surfer

as TV Announcer

as Radio Announcer

as Surfer Girl

as Stuntman

as Stuntman
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
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Lemmon excels in this small family project.

December 18, 2004
Nolan's Pop Culture Review

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