A New York accountant (Ron Silver) sets out to grant his dying mother's last wish--to meet film star Greta Garbo. Sidney Lumet's bittersweet 1984 comedy also stars Anne Bancroft, Catherine Hicks, Carrie Fisher, Harvey Fierstein, Howard Da Silva, Steven Hill, Hermione Gingold, Dorothy Loudon and Betty Comden.

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  1. Sidney Lumet


Top Billed Cast

  1. Anne Bancroft

    Anne Bancroft

    Estelle Rolfe

  2. Ron Silver

    Ron Silver

    Gilbert Rolfe

  3. Carrie Fisher

    Carrie Fisher

    Lisa Rolfe

  4. Catherine Hicks

    Catherine Hicks

    Jane Mortimer

  5. Steven Hill

    Steven Hill

    Walter Rolfe

  6. Howard Da Silva

    Howard Da Silva

    Angelo Dakakis

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

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  • October 12, 1984



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