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Earthly Possessions

Earthly Possessions

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Saturday, March 20, 1999 N/A
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  • Season: 1998-99
  • Network: HBO
  • Genre: Comedy
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Buddy Story, Romantic Comedy
  • Based On: Earthly Possessions written by Anne Tyler
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the novel by Anne Tyler. A disillusioned, sheltered housewife goes to the bank to make a withdrawal to finance a quiet escape from her boorish husband. She is taken hostage by a young, fumbling robber who needs the money for a new life for himself and his pregnant girlfriend. The two misfits find themselves on the lam from the cops and soon discover a unique bond that alters their lives forever.


Production Company:

  • Rastar Prods.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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