Once around [electronic resource] / Universal Pictures and Cinecom Entertainment Group present a Double Play Production ; A Lasse Hallström Film ; producers, Amy Robinson and Griffin Dunne ; director, Lasse Hallström ; writer, Malia Scotch Marmo.
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 115 min.)) : sd., col.
- Publisher: [United States] : Universal Pictures : 1991.
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|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Directed by Lasse Hallstrom.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, Danny Aiello, Laura San Giacomo, Gena Rowlands.
|Summary, etc.:|| Richard Dreyfuss and Holly Hunter lead an all-star cast in this critically acclaimed tale of life, love and chance. Jilted by her boyfriend, Renata (Holly Hunter), the oldest daughter of a close-knit Italian-American family, falls in love with Sam (Richard Dreyfuss), an abrasive and forcefully charming businessman. But neither her spirited sister (Laura San Giacomo), her down-to-earth father (Danny Aiello), or her supportive mother (Gena Rowlands) can tolerate Sam's often obnoxious intrusion into their family circle. Aggressive and overwhelmingly generous, Sam proceeds - with only the best intentions - to disrupt and nearly demolish Renata's family. Love, humor and forgiveness go once more around as the Bellas try to balance Renata's happiness with their family's survival in this funny and often touching story, directed by Lasse Hallstrm̲.
|Target Audience Note:|| Rated R.
|System Details Note:|| Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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|Subject:||Italian Americans > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.