One True Thing

Even apparently happy families are often unhappy in their own ways, and beneath the Martha Stewart-like perfection of the Gulden household lies a hornet's nest of complicated, conflicting desires, suppressed anger and fragile alliances. George Gulden (William Hurt) is a professor of literature and a critically acclaimed academic essayist, adored by his...read more

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02:31 — When tough New Yorker Ellen Gulden's mother Kate is stricken with a serious illness, Ellen is forced to quit her job and her relationship with her boy (more…)
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A newspaper columnist is called home to care for her mother, who is dying of cancer. Finding her mother's social circle insufferable, she eventually realizes this will be the finally holiday season with the whole family together.

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  • Released: 1998
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Even apparently happy families are often unhappy in their own ways, and beneath the Martha Stewart-like perfection of the Gulden household lies a hornet's nest of complicated, conflicting desires, suppressed anger and fragile alliances. George Gulden (Wil… (more)

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