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Marvin's Room (1996)

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Seventeen years ago, fiercely independent Lee (Meryl Streep) left home ... and left behind her kindhearted sister Bessie (Diane Keaton) to care for their father, Marvin (Hume Cronyn). But now Lee is returning with her teenage son (Leonardo DiCaprio), for … View More
Genres Drama
Director Jerry Zaks
Starring Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro View More
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Movie Summary

Seventeen years ago, fiercely independent Lee (Meryl Streep) left home ... and left behind her kindhearted sister Bessie (Diane Keaton) to care for their father, Marvin (Hume Cronyn). But now Lee is returning with her teenage son (Leonardo DiCaprio), for a homecoming that's sure to turn the entire household upside down!
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Movie Details

Genres Drama
Director Jerry Zaks
Starring Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, Hume Cronyn, Gwyneth Verdon, Dan Hedaya, Margo Martindale, Cynthia Nixon
Studio Name Lionsgate
Release Date 1996
VUDU Release Date 04/01/2011
Rating PG-13 About Ratings
Running Time 98 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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