Uncle Joe Shannon

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  • PG
  • 1978
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.6  (119)

After the accidental death in a house fire of his wife and son, trumpet player Joe Shannon finds himself living in a fleabag hotel and struggling with thoughts of suicide. As he just tries to get by one day at a time he meets a young boy named Robbie who is suffering from a debilitating illness. The two form a connection in their despair and find strength to cope with their problems through their friendship.

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After the accidental death in a house fire of his wife and son, trumpet player Joe Shannon finds himself living in a fleabag hotel and struggling with thoughts of suicide. As he just tries to get by one day at a time he meets a young boy named Robbie who is suffering from a debilitating illness. The two form a connection in their despair and find strength to cope with their problems through their friendship.

Uncle Joe Shannon is a 1978 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6.

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  • Release Date
    1978
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • IMDB Rating
    6.6  (119)