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Hometown Boy Makes Good (1990)

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TV Movie | 88 min | Comedy, Drama

A smalltown boy moves to the big city to go to medical school. He never tells his proud mother that he dropped out and does not have a successful psychiatry practice like she assumes. He is actually getting by as a waiter. He travels home ...See moreA smalltown boy moves to the big city to go to medical school. He never tells his proud mother that he dropped out and does not have a successful psychiatry practice like she assumes. He is actually getting by as a waiter. He travels home to tell his mom the truth, but the mayor makes him an offer to move his "practice" back home... Written by Scott Lane See less
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Aug 2, 1990 (United States)

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Cynthia Bain
Merle Lee Swearingen Merle Lee Swearingen   See fewer
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Phillip Brock
Joe Maxwell Joe Maxwell   See fewer
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Anthony Edwards
Boyd Geary Boyd Geary   See fewer
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Jeff Gadbois
Dr. Rivers Dr. Rivers   See fewer
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Jerry Hardin
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Melvin Kirkpatrick
Doc Jennings Doc Jennings   See fewer
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Chris Mulkey
Al Swearinger Al Swearinger   See fewer
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Harry Shearer
Radio Announcer (voice) Radio Announcer (voice)   See fewer
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Tony Spiridakis
Chuck Frazier Chuck Frazier   See fewer
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Grace Zabriskie
Helen Geary Helen Geary   See fewer
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5.3 / 10 | 66 votes