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Cab to Canada (1998)

Fact-based story about a Pasadena cab driver who picks up what he believes is a routine fare, an elderly woman on her way to a funeral. However, the wealthy woman is soon is insisting that ... See full summary »

Director:

Christopher Leitch

Writers:

Beth Polson (story), Dalene Young (teleplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Maureen O'Hara ... Katherine Eure
Jason Beghe ... Mike Donahue
Catherine Bell ... Sandy
Haley Joel Osment ... Bobby
Brigitta Dau ... Lisa
Azura Skye ... Jet
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. ... Vice Chancellor
Adilah Barnes ... Judge
Davis Gaines ... Maitre D'
Dennis Howard Dennis Howard ... Mr. Wallace
Jim Jansen ... Hotel Manager
Lisa Long ... Wealthy Yuppie
Lego Louis Lego Louis ... Doorman
Betty McGuire ... Rachel
Paul McKenna ... Sheepish Policeman
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Storyline

Fact-based story about a Pasadena cab driver who picks up what he believes is a routine fare, an elderly woman on her way to a funeral. However, the wealthy woman is soon is insisting that the cabbie drive her on a cross-country trip that ends up entailing 3100 miles and ending in Vancouver. Initially contentious, the two eventually find a reluctant friendship growing. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-G
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 November 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A spasso con Katherine See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Bobby: Yeah, I keeping my postcards forever, It's too bad you didn't mail some to yourself to yourself so you can have pictures of your vacation.
Katherine Eure: Oh, I have something better
Bobby: What?
Katherine Eure: It took me a cab ride to Canada to remind me that the most important things in life are friends and family.
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A beautiful and entertaining movie.
23 December 1998 | by byron938See all my reviews

Cab to Canada is a terrific movie. I salute Maureen O'hara an actress who will live forever in the hearts of many movie goers.


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