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Comedy drama gives Martin chance to flex serious muscles with this update of George Eliot's "Silas Marner." Adoptive father Michael McMann wants to keep his daughter Mathilda (played by the prerequisite adorable twins) in the face of demands from her biological father (Byrne), who happens to be a local politician. Then revelations brought out at the custody hearing threaten the politician's career. Cuddly dad is hardly Martin's image (in spite of "Parenthood"), though strong cast limits the sugar.

Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 500 S. Buena Vista St., Burbank, CA 91521-1120, Toll-free: 800-723-4763, URL: http://www.bvhe.com

Available on Running time 106 minutes.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Comedy Drama, Parenthood, Adoption & Orphans, Law & Lawyers, Order in the Court, Books to Film: George Eliot, Reunited
Screenplay
Steve Martin
Cast
Steve Martin, Gabriel Byrne, Catherine O'Hara, Stephen Baldwin, Alana Austin, Alyssa Austin, Laura Linney, Anne Heche, Michael Des Barres, Byron Jennings
Director
Gilles Mackinnon
Music
Cliff Eidelman
Producer
Touchstone Pictures, Buena Vista

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