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The 24 Hour Woman (1999)

R | | Comedy | 29 January 1999 (USA)
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Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.

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Nancy Savoca
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rosie Perez ... Grace Santos
Marianne Jean-Baptiste ... Madeline Labelle
Patti LuPone ... Joan Marshall
Karen Duffy ... Margo Lynn
Diego Serrano ... Eddie Diaz
Wendell Pierce ... Roy Labelle
Melissa Leo ... Dr. Suzanne Pincus
Aida Turturro ... Brenda
Rosanna DeSoto ... Linda
Alicia Renee Washington Alicia Renee Washington ... Patty
Reno ... Crystal
Bianca Hunter ... Young Woman
Elizabeth Bracco ... Nurse
Samantha Buck ... Deanne
Dale Carman Dale Carman ... Phil
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Grace tries to be the perfect mother and TV producer but finds trouble in juggling both.

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A story about getting everything you want and what comes next

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Comedy

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Rated R for strong language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

24 Hour Woman See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$21,399, 31 January 1999

Gross USA:

$109,148
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1.85 : 1
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don't like the gun
28 May 2006 | by doro99See all my reviews

I agree that there was excessive profanity, but that wouldn't bother me so much. What I don't like is that she waved a gun at her husband and everybody else, and yet he didn't leave her. Many people like her are under pressure and don't wave a loaded gun around. I think we're supposed to sympathize with her for this, but I don't. She gets arrested for trying to jump the turnstile and arguing with a cop, but not for waving the gun. If your spouse waves a gun at you, even if she doesn't fire it, you should get out now, because the next time she may fire it. People have to try to deal with their anger in other ways. What her husband said right before she got angry and said he was a liar, I repeated it several times and still don't understand what he said that got her so mad.


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