Men are supposed to be made of steel, but Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis, and Julia Roberts are the true strength of their families in this adaptation of the stage play Steel Magnolias. As the trailer’s tagline puts it, “it’s the funniest movie that will make you cry.”
The Baker brothers have been tickling the ivories together for over 30 years and things have gone just fine. But that’s the problem. Things are just fine. When they realize it may be time to add something new to the act, they enlist the help of a singer who might just tear the Fabulous Baker Boys apart. Jeff Bridges, Beau Bridges and Michelle Pfeiffer star in The Fabulous Baker Boys.
We start off with John and Jeff discussing the plethora of trailers and announcements to come out of San Diego Comic Con last week. Then we shift gears with John and Pat to talk about the Steve Martin movie Parenthood and how it has a little something for everyone.
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Last week we brought you the horrors of war and the struggle of returning to a world you no longer belong in… this week, it’s childbirth. Mollie didn’t plan to get pregnant by one of her wealthy clients, but she is and she’s keeping the baby. When it turns out that the baby daddy is more of a sugar daddy, she’s left all alone until one fateful cab ride to the hospital. Kirstie Alley, John Travolta, and Bruce Willis star in Look Who’s Talking.