Only the Lonely (1991)

PG-13 05/24/1991 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 44m

Before he can tie the knot, he has to untie the apron strings.


Danny Muldoon, a Chicago policeman, still lives with his overbearing mother Rose. He meets and falls in love with Theresa Luna , whose father owns the local funeral parlour. Naturally, his mother objects to the relationship, and Danny and Theresa must either overcome her objections or give up the romance.

  1. Chris Columbus

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. John Candy

    John Candy

    Danny Muldoon

  2. Maureen O'Hara

    Maureen O'Hara

    Rose Muldoon

  3. Ally Sheedy

    Ally Sheedy

    Theresa Luna

  4. Kevin Dunn

    Kevin Dunn

    Patrick Muldoon

  5. Milo O’Shea

    Milo O’Shea


  6. Bert Remsen

    Bert Remsen


  7. Anthony Quinn

    Anthony Quinn

    Nick Acropolis

  8. Jim Belushi

    Jim Belushi

    Salvatore Buonarte (as James Belushi)

  9. Joe Greco

    Joe Greco

    Johnny Luna

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Only the Lonely
Only the Lonely

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $25,092,802.00


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