The Thing About My Folks

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In theatres:
  • September 30, 2005
On DVD: February 14, 2006
Running time: 1h 36m
Genre: Comedy, Drama

Sam Klein (Peter Falk), a retired businessman, is at a loss when his wife of 40 years walks out on him. While his daughters try to track down their mother (Olympia Dukakis), son Ben (Paul Reiser) takes Sam along with him on a road trip. Family secrets are uncovered as the two men from very different generations learn more about each other and have more fun than either imagined.

Written by Paul Reiser specifically for Peter Falk.
Director: Raymond De Felitta
Studio: Odeon Films
Producer(s): Bobby Newmyer, Jeffrey Silver, Paul Reiser
Cast: Paul Reiser, Peter Falk, Olympia Dukakis, Elizabeth Perkins
Writer(s): Paul Reiser
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