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My Favorite Year

1982
1h 32m
Comedy/Drama
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Cast

Peter O'Toole (Alan Swann)Mark Linn-Baker (Benjy Stone)Jessica Harper (K.C. Downing)Joseph Bologna (King Kaiser)Bill Macy (Sy Benson)Lainie Kazan (Belle Steinberg Carroca)Anne De Salvo (Alice Miller)Basil Hoffman (Herb Lee)Lou Jacobi (Uncle Morty Kronsky)Adolph Green (Leo Silver)Tony DiBenedetto (Alfie Bumbacelli)George Wyner (Myron Fein)Selma Diamond (Lil)Cameron Mitchell (Karl Rojeck)Jenny Neumann (Connie)Corinne Bohrer (Bonnie)George Marshall Ruge (Lord Drummond)Amanda Horan Kennedy (Lady Eleanor)

Director

Richard Benjamin

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Synopsis

An aging, dissolute matinee idol is slated to appear on a live TV variety show in 1954, and a young comedy writer is tasked with the thankless job of keeping him ready and sober for the broadcast.

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