The Gin Game (2003)


Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore reunite in their first acting performance together since “The Dick Van Dyke Show” (1961-66), the classic comedy series for which both stars earned multiple Emmy Awards. This powerfully bittersweet comedy follows the relationship that develops between nursing home residents Fonsia Dorsey and Weller Martin during a series of gin games in which their ailments, misfortunes and losses are exposed in funny, honest and increasingly heated moments. 

Director: Arvin Brown.
Writer: D.L. Coburn (play).
Stars: Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Annie Abbott, Sheila Rogers, Alessandro Mastrobuono.


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One Comment

  1. Vidor
    December 3, 2022

    Just finished this one. Thanks again to Jon for posting this film of a Pulitzer Prize-winner.

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