Tuesdays with Morrie

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Tuesdays with Morrie ★★½ 1999

Detroit sportswriter Mitch Albom (Azaria) spots his old college prof, 78yearold Morrie Schwartz (Lemmon), on ABC's “Nightline” discussing his battle with ALS and his thoughts on death. The workaholic Albom, who has not seen Morrie in 16 years, decides to pay his onetime mentor a visit in Boston. The relationship rekindles and they begin to meet every Tuesday, with Albom coming to question the path his life is taking. Based on Albom's bestselling book. 89m/C VHS, DVD . Jack Lemmon, Hank Azaria, John Carroll Lynch, Wendy Moniz, Bonnie Bartlett, Caroline Aaron, Aaron Lustig, Bruce Nozick; D: Mick Jackson; W: Thomas (Tom) Rickman; C: Theo van de Sande; M: Marco Beltrami. TV