What about Bob?

What about Bob? (1991)

Plot summary

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Professional psychologist Dr. Leo Marvin (Dreyfuss) is getting ready to go on a family vacation at his summer home, and getting ready for a live interview with Good Moring America. A few hours before he leaves, a seemingly traumatized colleague leaves a new patient on his doorstep. The patient is Bob Wiley (Murray), a lovable, walking encyclopedia of fears, and problems. shortly after Bob meets Leo, Bob follows him to his vacation spot. In the process of driving Leo to insanity, Bob charms Leo's wife and kids, steals the spotlight on Leo's interview, blows up Leo's house, and marries Leo's sister, Lily.

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Continuity mistake: When Bob and Dr. Marvin are interviewed by Good Morning America the book Bob is holding changes positions between shots. The changes of position are not possible from shot to shot. (01:07:30)

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Siggy: I mean, my Dad just dropped me in the water, without warning me first. I mean, I nearly drowned! My whole life flashed before my eyes.
Bob Wiley: Wow, you're lucky you're only twelve.
Siggy: It was still grim.

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Trivia: Julie Hagerty plays Kathryn Erbe's mother in the film, even though in real life she's only 10 years older than Erbe.

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