I Ought To Be In Pictures

1982, Movie, PG, 108 mins

No, you ought not. Long-lost daughter Manoff, relentlessly relentless here, migrates to Los Angeles with the apparent intent of crashing the movies, but her underlying motive is to find her father, Walter Matthau, who deserted his family 16 years before. An ex-screenwriter, Matthau has given up writing for gambling and booze. His fears are driving girlfriend Ann-Margret away, but he seems too grouchy to reach out. Clearly, Manoff's ingratiating presence is meant to reform him in one of those precious bringing-up-daddy themes. There aren't enough good jokes to salvage the exhausted story line, Manoff comes off like a tank, and if you can believe the excellent, waste...
Released: 1982 Rated: PG Length: 108 mins

Are You Watching?

I Ought To Be In Pictures
Loading ...

Where To Watch

I Ought To Be In Pictures
Where Price
This movie is not yet
available online.
Where When
Where Availability
Availability dates vary by video service provider. Please check your On Demand menu.
Where Price
This movie is not yet available
on dvd.

TV GUIDE Users' Most Popular