Mermaids (14-Dec-1990). Director: Richard Benjamin Writer: June Roberts From novel: Mermaids by Patty Dann Music by: Jack Nitzsche Producers: Lauren Lloyd; Wallis Nicita; Patrick Palmer Keywords: Comedy, Drama, Coming of Age.
Mermaids. 81. PG-13; Genre(s): Comedy Drama Romance; Release year: 1990; Running time: 110 min; New England.the early 1960s. A sexy and unpredictable single mother of two is a source of constant embarrassment to her confused 15-year-old daughter, who's trying to deal with her own sexual awakening and not having an easy time of it. Based on a novel by Patty Dann. Share with friends: Discover.
Mermaids is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Richard Benjamin. The film was released on December 14, 1990 by Orion Pictures. The film stars: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci. The film co-stars: Caroline McWilliams, Jan Miner.
The coming-of-age comedy-drama Mermaids is a warm look at an eccentric family as well as a good example of Winona Ryder during her youthful angst years. Based on the novel by Patty Dann, the comic moments are heavily drawn from the reverse mother-daughter relationship of the zany man-chaser Mrs. Flax (Cher) and the sternly religious Charlotte (Ryder). Portraying a Jewish girl with dark.
Mermaids (1990) Comedy drama. Set in the early 1960s, the film centres around the nomadic life of an attractive mother and her two daughters. The mother takes her daughters to a new town after another failed relationship, bringing fresh challenges for them all. IMDb 6.7. Rotten Tomatoes 73%. Country USA. Cast and crew. Richard Benjamin Director. Cher Mrs. Flax. Winona Ryder Charlotte Flax. Bob.
Mermaids. Film, Comedy. Time Out says. allowing the Jewish teen to indulge in fantasies about handyman Joe (Schoeffling) and, perversely, about life as a nun. Loopy Mom (Cher) has neglected to.
Mermaids is a 1990 American comedy-drama film directed by Richard Benjamin and starring Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder (who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for best supporting actress for her role), and Christina Ricci in her first film role. It is based on the 1986 novel of the same title written by Patty Dann. It was shot in and around the town of Ipswich, Massachusetts and Pawtucket.
Mom (Cher), whom her 15-year-old daughter, Charlotte (Winona Ryder), calls Mrs. Flax, is a deadpan bolter. Get her into any emotional situation she can’t control and she picks up her kids and.