Only the Lonely1991

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Only the Lonely
Directed by:
Chris Columbus

Starring John Candy, Maureen O'Hara, Ally Sheedy, Kevin Dunn, Milo O'Shea and Bert Remsen, "Only the Lonely" (also known as "Cara mamma, mi sposo", "Mama, ich und wir zwei", "Mama, ich und wir Zwei") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by Chris Columbus, released in the USA on May 24 of 1991.

The Man, The Woman, The Mother.

Who is the director of "Only the Lonely":

Only the Lonely was directed by Chris Columbus, an American producer, director, writer, and actor.

Before making Only the Lonely, Chris Columbus had directed Home Alone, released in 1990, Heartbreak Hotel (1988), Adventures in Babysitting (1987). Since, he directed Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, released in 1992, Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Nine Months (1995), Bicentennial Man (1999), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001), and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002).

When was "Only the Lonely" released:

Only the Lonely was initally released in the United States on Friday, May 24, 1991. Other films released on Friday, May 24, 1991 are Backdraft (dir. Ron Howard), Hudson Hawk (dir. Michael Lehmann), and Thelma & Louise (dir. Ridley Scott). This was twenty-eight (28) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 13, 1991 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, November 27, 1991 in France; Thursday, November 28, 1991 in Germany and on Friday, September 20, 1991 in Spain.

Who is at the casting of "Only the Lonely":

At the casting of Only the Lonely we find John Candy, previously seen in Career Opportunities (1991) and Nothing But Trouble (1991); Maureen O'Hara (Big Jake (1971), The Rare Breed (1966)); Ally Sheedy (Fear (1990), Betsy's Wedding (1990)) [ more... ]

  • Teri McEvoy and Ally Sheedy, Macaulay Culkin, Kieran Culkin also worked together in Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, released in 1992.
  • Bert Remsen, Allen Hamilton and Les Podewell also appeared together in Code of Silence, released in 1985.
  • John Candy, Macaulay Culkin and Kieran Culkin can also be seen in Home Alone, released in 1990.
  • James Belushi and John Candy can both be seen in Who's Harry Crumb?, released in 1989.

What is the Storyline of "Only the Lonely":

Danny Muldoon (John Candy), a 38-year-old Chicago policeman, still lives with his overbearing Irish mother, Rose Muldoon (Maureen O'Hara). A lonely bachelor, Danny falls in love with Theresa Luna (Ally Sheedy), an introverted, lonely girl who works in her father's funeral home as a cosmetician. On their first date, he takes her to Comiskey Park (shortly before it was torn down) and has a picnic on the field. Their courtship eventually becomes very difficult because Rose begins to feel threatened that [...]

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