The Accidental Tourist

WILLIAM HURT PLAYS AN ARMCHAIR TRAVEL WRITER WHOSE BUTTONED-DOWN LIFE IS TURNED UPSIDE DOWN WHEN HIS SON DIES AND HIS WIFE (KATHLEEN TURNER) LEAVES HIM. HIS JOURNEY FROM LONELY SELF-ABSORPTION TO AN "ACCIDENTAL NEW LIFE WITH AN ODDBALL DOG TRAINER (GEENA DAVIS) FROM THE MEOW BOW ANIMAL HOSPITAL," PROVIDES THE BASIS FOR THS BITTERSWEET COMEDY-DRAMA THAT AS A NOVEL WAS DESCRIBED AS A "CHARMING STORY FULL OF SURPRISES AND WISDOM." THIS PICTURE WAS WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY LAWRENCE KASDEN, WHOSE PAST CREDITS INCLUDE "BODY HEAT," "THE BIG CHILL" AND "SILVERADO."

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UK Release Date: 
Fri, 02/24/1989
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121 Mins

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