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Seize the Day (1986)

Unrated
93 min | Drama

Tommy Wilhelm is a good honest man who's fallen on hard times after losing his job, but what really gets to Tommy is seeing both his friends and family turning their backs on him one after the other. He tries to seize the day - in vain.
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Saul Bellow (novel) | Ronald Ribman (screenplay)
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Updated Sep 9, 1986

Release date
May 1, 1987 (United States)

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45 cast members
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Robin Williams
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David Bickford
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Stephen Strimpell
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Joseph Wiseman
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Katherine Borowitz
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Jerry Stiller
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Louis Guss
Rubin Rubin   See fewer
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Gillien Goll
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Mara Lori
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Fran Brill
Mother Mother   See fewer
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Steve Vinovich
Zeigler Zeigler   See fewer
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Tony Roberts
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Saul Bellow
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Carl Low
Rowland Rowland   See fewer
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Jo Van Fleet
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Marianne Scheja
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Paula Trueman
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Mildred Clinton
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Rose Arrick
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Roger De Koven
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Allen Swift
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Harry Davis
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Walt Gorney
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Tom Aldredge
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6 / 10 | 1,153 votes