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Combining elements of A Christmas Carol and (1988), this modern-day parable of greed and redemption was crafted with generous helpings of sentimentality by director Mike Nicholas. Harrison Ford stars as Henry Turner, a slick, ruthless corporate attorney willing to spin any falsehood to win a case. A bully to his teenage daughter Rachel (Mikki Allen), Henry also cheats on his wife Sarah (Annette Bening) and treats everyone from the maid to his assistant with cruel selfishness. Stepping out to a local mini-market for a pack of cigarettes late one night, Henry accidentally interrupts a burglary and is shot in the head by a stick-up artist. After a long coma, Henry survives only to find that he has no memory and must re-learn everything from reading to tying his shoes. Reborn as a friendly, childlike innocent, Henry charms his therapist (Bill Nunn) and reconnects with his wife and daughter, only to uncover some secrets about how truly appalling he once was. ~ Karl Williams, Rovi

  • Release date:July 10, 1991

Cast

Harrison Ford
as Henry Turner
Annette Bening
as Sarah Turner
Bill Nunn
as Bradley
Mikki Allen
as Rachel
Donald Moffat
as Charlie
Nancy Marchand
as Headmistress (uncredited)
Julie Follansbee
as Mrs. Matthews
Jimmy Gardner
as Lawyer
Ellen Lewis
Rob Reiner
Andrew Stone
as Charlie's Secretary
Juliet Taylor
R.M. Haley
as Court Clerk
Rebecca Miller
as Linda
Bruce Altman
as Bruce
Elizabeth Wilson
as Jessica
Aida Linares
as Rosella
John A. MacKay
as George
Peter Appel
as Doorman
Harsh Nayyar
as Store Owner
John Leguizamo
as Gunman
Harold House
as Policeman
Robin Bartlett
as Phyllis
Cynthia Martells
as ICU Nurse
James Rebhorn
as Dr. Sultan
Brian Smiar
as Dr. Marx
May Quigley
as Hillary
Marjorie Monaghan
as Julie
Emily Wachtel
as Gloria
Kai Soremekun
as Loretta
Suzann O'Neill
as Real Estate Broker
Glen Trotiner
as Elevator Man
Kirby Mitchell
as Rudy
Jack McLaughlin
as Taxi Driver
Louis Cantarini
as Hot Dog Vendor
William Severs
as Lawyer
Mark Irish
as Lawyer
Bernadette Penotti
as Lawyer
Alva Chinn
as Lawyer
Henry Stram
as Waiter
Kia Graves
as Jennifer
Susan Forristal
as Brenda
Benjamin Hendrickson
as Daniel
Ralph Byers
as Gerald
Joan Kindred
as Party Guest
Hollis Granville
as Butler
Julie Follansbee
as Mrs. Matthews
Marjorie Monaghan
as Julie
Harold House
as Policeman
R.M. Haley
as Court Clerk
Peter Appel
as Doorman
Bruce Altman
as Bruce
Jack McLaughlin
as Taxi Driver
John A. MacKay
as George
Glen Trotiner
as Elevator Man
Joan Kindred
as Party Guest
Ralph Byers
as Gerald
Mark Irish
as Lawyer
Henry Stram
as Waiter
Bernadette Penotti
as Lawyer
Kia Graves
as Jennifer
Elizabeth Wilson
as Jessica
Andrew Stone
as Charlie's Secretary
Emily Wachtel
as Gloria
Susan Forristal
as Brenda
Kirby Mitchell
as Rudy
Benjamin Hendrickson
as Daniel
Brian Smiar
as Dr. Marx
John Leguizamo
as Gunman
Alva Chinn
as Lawyer
James Rebhorn
as Dr. Sultan
William Severs
as Lawyer
Louis Cantarini
as Hot Dog Vendor
Jimmy Gardner
as Lawyer
Kai Soremekun
as Loretta
Aida Linares
as Rosella
Rebecca Miller
as Linda
Cynthia Martells
as ICU Nurse
May Quigley
as Hillary
Suzann O'Neill
as Real Estate Broker
Harsh Nayyar
as Store Owner
Robin Bartlett
as Phyllis

Crew

Mike Nichols
Director
Mike Nichols
Producer
Scott Rudin
Producer
Giuseppe Rotunno
Cinematographer
Hans Zimmer
Composer (Music Score)
Tony Walton
Production Designer
Susan MacNair
Associate Producer
Robert Greenhut
Executive Producer
Susan Bode-Tyson
Set Designer
Cindy Carr
Set Designer
Ann Roth
Costume Designer
Peter Bucossi
Stunts
Ellen Lewis
Casting
Juliet Taylor
Casting
Joseph Hartwick
Production Manager
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