- Director: Martin Brest,
- Writer: Bo Goldman, Dino Risi, Giovanni Arpino, Ruggero Maccari,
- StarCast: Al Pacino, Bradley Whitford, Chris O'Donnell, Frances Conroy, Gabrielle Anwar, James Rebhorn, June Squibb, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Richard Venture, Rochelle Oliver,
- Producer: Andrew D. Cooke, Ellen Lewis, G. Mac Brown, Harriette Kanew, Julie Madison, Martin Brest, Ronald L. Schwary,
Synopsis: Charlie Simms is a student at a private preparatory school who comes from a poor family. To earn the money for his flight home to Gresham, Oregon for Christmas, Charlie takes a job over Thanksgiving looking after retired U.S. Army officer Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade, a cantankerous middle-aged man who lives with his niece and her family.