Nothing in Common

Synopsis: David Basner is a successful advertising executive who has it all: Money, happiness, and women who want him. Then one day his world falls apart when his mother leaves his father. Now, he must balance his life between his mother, who is happy with her newfound independence, and his father, a recently laid off salesman who is hard-headed, stubborn, and hides a lot from David. Now David must cope with the downfall of his family and his life.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Director(s): Garry Marshall
Production: TriStar Pictures
  1 nomination.
Rotten Tomatoes:
118 min

You cut it close, you know.

Ten urgent messages, but you're

due in the conference room.

Get this fixed.

It almost killed me.

- Who's got a team?

- We got a team.

We got Dale, Rick, Brian,

Cameron, Mishi...

I don't know where

your lips have been.

How's the Bahamas?

Great, but you wouldn't like diving.

You can't smoke underwater.

This is adorable.

Brian, that was great.

Who locked it?

It's a joke.

It's an office.

Let's lose the plant.

- Look at this. It's a man's desk.

- Bring us any presents?

I have gifts for every one of you,

including a figurehead from a

ship 300 feet below the sea.

That's for me.


An office with a window.

Oh, for me? This is lovely.

We don't handle these people.

Hey, I can see traffic accidents

from up here.

- Okay, staff!

- Listen up.

You infectious group of guys and gals,

the first order of business is: Out!

No work right now.

Not yet.

I love these kind

of meetings:

I went shopping.

New office, clothes, image.

That's nice.

- You've got a meeting now.

- I will not forget.

Once I was on a shore

And I felt alone

Four, three, two, one.

If you give me your love

Open your heart

Life is made for livin'

Tear it apart

You turn into what you do

And I did it

I did it

Adidas, I did it this time

I did it, I did it, I did it

Once I was on a shore

But now I do it

That's it. Talk to me about it.

Somebody, anybody.

The account is

as happy as a clam.

Market tests show it does big.

Especially in Europe, our main target.

- You do nice work, Basner.

- He should after the raise he just got.

That's it. Thank you very much.

Let's go.

Now, about that lunch...

No, do that, and put the memo

on my desk in my new office.

- Congratulations.

- Thank you.


play that back for me, okay?

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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