The Thing About My Folks

Nicely calibrated performances by Peter Falk and writer-producer Paul Reiser make this broad, sentimental comedy about the yawning gulf between loving fathers and sons more palatable than the average "very special" sitcom episode. The youngest of four children and the only boy, Ben Kleinman (Reiser) has been butting heads with his hardheaded, perpetually...read more

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01:45 — When a grown man's mother leaves his father, he takes a road trip with the estranged father where they get to know each other better.
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01:50 — Ben (Paul Reiser) must deal with the divorce of his elderly parents Sam (Peter Falk) and Muriel (Olympia Dukakis).

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  • Released: 2005
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Nicely calibrated performances by Peter Falk and writer-producer Paul Reiser make this broad, sentimental comedy about the yawning gulf between loving fathers and sons more palatable than the average "very special" sitcom episode. The youngest of four chil… (more)

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