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"Dad" is a romantic comedy film. The story is about a husband and wife in their later years in life. The wife has been taking care of him for so many years. She goes to the grocery store and has a heart attack. She is taken to the hospital and her family is called in thinking she is dying. Their children are worried about Jake, their father. John tries to explain his mother's condition. Jake doesn't understand because of his medical condition. John takes on the role of caretaker and realizes all the time he has missed. He tries to bring back all those lost memories of what they did when they where younger.

Jake becomes ill and John takes him to the hospital. He is diagnosed with cancer. His prognosis is grave; there is nothing that can be done. Jake later has a seizure and is comatose. Jake wakes up the next day like nothing happened and is acting like a 20 year old.

Dad is an Drama movie that was released in 1989 and has a run time of 1 hr 57 min. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.3.

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| 1989 | 1 hr 57 min | 6.3/10
Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Kathy Baker
Amblin Entertainment
Gary David Goldberg
Produced By
Gary David Goldberg

Also directed by Gary David Goldberg