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Status: Released

Runtime: 104

Budget: -

Revenue: $21,830,957

Languages: el, en, ga

Webpage: -

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  • 1991-05-24

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Content Score: 93

6.0/10 (6 votes)


Danny Muldoon (John Candy), a Chicago policeman, still lives with his overbearing mother Rose (Maureen O'Hara). He meets and falls in love with Theresa Luna (Ally Sheedy), 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.


The Man, The Woman, The Mother.


Director: Chris Columbus

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John Candy

John Candy
as Danny Muldoon

Maureen O'Hara

Maureen O'Hara
as Rose Muldoon

Ally Sheedy

Ally Sheedy
as Theresa Luna

Anthony Quinn

Anthony Quinn
as Nick Acropolis

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