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No Laughing Matter (1998)

PG-13
TV Movie | 90 min | Drama, Romance

Since 4 year-old Charlie Poleski's dad Matt's death while on police duty, he has been common working mother Emma's pride and joy. She messes up the first meeting with his girlfriend Lauren Winslow's rich, posh parents, because of her ...See moreSince 4 year-old Charlie Poleski's dad Matt's death while on police duty, he has been common working mother Emma's pride and joy. She messes up the first meeting with his girlfriend Lauren Winslow's rich, posh parents, because of her recurring drinking problem. Charlie single-handedly get her sober and into AA, just in time to stand a chance of keeping her office job. Charlie's father's police friend, Richard Warren, becomes her lover and his mentor. Alas, Chad and Lauren also find themselves in another tough situation which changes everything. Written by KGF Vissers See less
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Ted Kristian (story) (teleplay) | Michael Elias (teleplay)
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Updated Apr 1, 1998

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Apr 1, 1998 (United States)

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18 cast members
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Suzanne Somers
Emma Poleski Emma Poleski   See fewer
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Chad Christ
Charlie Poleski Charlie Poleski   See fewer
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Selma Blair
Lauren Winslow Lauren Winslow   See fewer
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Robert Desiderio
Richard Warren Richard Warren   See fewer
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Ann Bosler
Corrie Corrie   See fewer
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Frank Gerrish
George Nevi George Nevi   See fewer
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James Brewster Thompson
Daryll Lemay Daryll Lemay   See fewer
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Elizabeth Hansen
Janet Winslow Janet Winslow   See fewer
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Michael Flynn
Robert Winslow Robert Winslow   See fewer
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Melissa Pace-Tanner
Police Woman (as Melissa Pace) Police Woman (as Melissa Pace)   See fewer
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Laraine Mestman
Instructor Instructor   See fewer
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William Moore
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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Allegra Bel Pizzino
Katie Poleski Winslow Katie Poleski Winslow   See fewer
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Richard Dayhuff
Minister Minister   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 123 votes