The Thing About My Folks

Genre:  Comedy, Drama
Running Time:  96 min.
Release Date: September 30, 2005 (limited)
DVD: February 14, 2006

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Cast: Paul Reiser, Peter Falk, Olympia Dukakis, Elizabeth Perkins


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): Paul Reiser, Jeffrey Silver, Bobby Newmyer
Screenplay: Paul Reiser
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