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Mr. North (1988)

PG
93 min | Comedy, Drama

Mr. North, a stranger to a small, but wealthy, Rhode Island town, quickly has rumors started about him that he has the power to heal people's ailments. The rumors are magnified by his tendency to collect negative charges and give shocks to...See moreMr. North, a stranger to a small, but wealthy, Rhode Island town, quickly has rumors started about him that he has the power to heal people's ailments. The rumors are magnified by his tendency to collect negative charges and give shocks to anyone he touches. In his adventures he befriends an old man who is a shut-in and helps him rediscover the world. Written by Kevin See less
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Writers
Thornton Wilder (novel "Theophilus North") | Janet Roach (screenplay) | John Huston (screenplay) | James Costigan (screenplay)
Composer
David McHugh (music scored by)
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Box Office
Opening Wknd
$ 37,036
Gross (USA)
$ 1,221,366
Gross (World)
$ 1,221,366
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Release date
Jul 22, 1988 (United States)

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Anthony Edwards
Theophilus North Theophilus North   See fewer
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Robert Mitchum
Mr. Bosworth Mr. Bosworth   See fewer
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Mrs. Cranston Mrs. Cranston   See fewer
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Harry Dean Stanton
Henry Simmons Henry Simmons   See fewer
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Anjelica Huston
Persis Bosworth-Tennyson Persis Bosworth-Tennyson   See fewer
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Mary Stuart Masterson
Elspeth Skeel Elspeth Skeel   See fewer
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Virginia Madsen
Sally Boffin Sally Boffin   See fewer
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Tammy Grimes
Sarah Baily-Lewis Sarah Baily-Lewis   See fewer
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David Warner
Doctor McPherson Doctor McPherson   See fewer
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Hunter Carson
Galloper Skeel Galloper Skeel   See fewer
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Christopher Durang
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Mark Metcalf
Mr.Skeel Mr.Skeel   See fewer
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Katharine Houghton
Mrs. Skeel (as Katherine Houghton) Mrs. Skeel (as Katherine Houghton)   See fewer
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Thomas H. Needham
The Judge The Judge   See fewer
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Richard Woods
Willis Willis   See fewer
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Harriet Rogers
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5.9 / 10 | 1,119 votes