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A Simple Twist of Fate (1994)

PG-13 09/02/1994 (US) FamilyComedy 1h 46m

A twist of fate brought them something wonderful... Each other!


When Michael McCann is thrown over by the woman he loves, he becomes something of a misanthrope and a miser, spending all of his spare money on collectible gold coins. Living in the same town is an affluent family with two sons: John and Tanny. Tanny's a wild boy, whom John cannot control, and one night he breaks into McCann's house, and steals the gold and disappears, which nearly confirms McCann's distrust of mankind. But then, a mysterious young woman dies in the snow outside McCann's house, and her small daughter makes her way to McCann's house and into McCann's life and heart.

  1. Gillies MacKinnon


  2. George Eliot


  3. Steve Martin


Top Billed Cast

  1. Steve Martin

    Steve Martin

    Michael McCann

  2. Gabriel Byrne

    Gabriel Byrne

    John Newland

  3. Laura Linney

    Laura Linney

    Nancy Lambert Newland

  4. Catherine O'Hara

    Catherine O'Hara

    April Simon

  5. Stephen Baldwin

    Stephen Baldwin

    Tanny Newland

  6. Byron Jennings

    Byron Jennings


  7. Michael Des Barres

    Michael Des Barres


  8. Tim Ware

    Tim Ware


  9. David Dwyer

    David Dwyer

    Joe the Bartender

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A Simple Twist of Fate
A Simple Twist of Fate

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Original Language English

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