Grumpy Old Men Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Ann-Margret

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Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau team up as John and Max, neighbors of 50 years who hate each other. When Ariel (Ann-Margret) moves in across the street, they take their rivalry to new heights. However, they are forced to work together when it looks like their children might actually fall in love. Burgess Meredith makes a hilarious appearance as John's 90-something double entendre spouting father.
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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Comedy or Parody about    -   adults acting eccentric How much humor v. drama    -   Lot of humor, but significant serious drama

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White American Unusual characteristics:    -   Extremely cynical or arrogant


Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language

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