The Appointments of Dennis Jennings (1988)

R 01/01/1988 (US) Comedy 29m
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Dennis Jennings (Steven Wright) is an introverted daydreamer, sleepwalking through life. He is a professional waiter and has an equally-dull girlfriend, Emma. In an attempt to release his pent-up feelings of isolation, he begins seeing a psychiatrist (Rowan Atkinson), only to discover that the doctor is somewhat less than interested in what he has to say. After finding his doctor sharing his intimate secrets with a group of fellow psychiatrists at a bar, and then finding that his girlfriend is cheating on him with the doctor, Dennis decides he has had enough. He hunts the doctor down in the woods and shoots him, ending up in jail with an equally uncaring prison shrink.

  1. Dean Parisot

    Director

  2. Steven Wright

    Writer

  3. Mike Armstrong

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Steven Wright

    Steven Wright

    Dennis Jennings

  2. Rowan Atkinson

    Rowan Atkinson

    Dr. Schooner

  3. Laurie Metcalf

    Laurie Metcalf

    Emma

  4. Carrotte

    Laughing Psychiatrist

  5. Christopher Durang

    Laughing Psychiatrist

  6. Martha Gehman

    Martha Gehman

    Lisa

  7. Joe Grifasi

    Joe Grifasi

    Bartender

  8. Thomas Ikeda

    Laughing Psychiatrist

  9. Dana Ivey

    Dana Ivey

    Newscaster

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The Appointments of Dennis Jennings

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Original Language English

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