PG | | Drama, Comedy
John's mom has a heart attack and ends in hospital. John flies home to take care of his dad, teaching him to do things around the house, spends time with him and shows him how to live again without mom's control. John's son joins them.
The old black-and-white movie, where the closing credits roll is shown, that Jake Tremont (Jack Lemmon) is seen watching on the television before he goes to bed, is Destry Rides Again (1939). Dad (1989) was first released in 1989 marking the 50th Anniversary of that movie which had also been ... ...
The world has changed, Johnny. You wouldn't believe how much the world has changed.
When Jake and John drive through the parking lot and stop to talk, John parks in front of two large trees, one directly in front of the car. The inside shot from the back seat has no tree visible through the windshield.
$540,148 (USA) (29 October 1989)
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