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Murphy's Romance
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Murphy's Romance

25th December 1985
1h 47m
Martin Ritt
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Murphy's Romance is a Comedy Drama film released on 25th December 1985; Martin Ritt directed the film which stars Sally Field, James Garner, and Anna Thomson. The film was a box office success, earning a profit of $17,867,525 on its budget.


Emma, a divorced single mother seeking to start her life over, moves to a small town in Arizona. She befriends Murphy, the older local pharmacist, but things turn complicated when her ex-husband shows up.

Cast (37)

Sally Field's profile
Sally Field
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 38
James Garner's profile
James Garner
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 56
Anna Thomson's profile
Anna Thomson
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 31
Charles Lane's profile
Charles Lane
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 79
Dennis Burkley's profile
Dennis Burkley
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 39
Brian Kerwin's profile
Brian Kerwin
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 35
Bruce French's profile
Bruce French
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 39
Corey Haim's profile
Corey Haim
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 13
Ted Gehring
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 55
Georgann Johnson's profile
Georgann Johnson
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 58
Peggy McCay's profile
Peggy McCay
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 57
John C. Becher
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 69
Henry Slate's profile
Henry Slate
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 74
Dortha Duckworth's profile
Dortha Duckworth
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 79
Gene Blakely
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 62
Michael Hungerford
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 37
Carole King's profile
Carole King
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 42
Irving Ravetch
Age WhileAt Filming ≈ 64

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Murphy's Romance Stats

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

3% 13-19
16% 30-39
3% 40-49
11% 50-59
8% 60-69
8% 70-79
51% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

30% Female
70% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

100% Neutral/Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

100% Unknown

Murphy's Romance FAQ

When was Murphy's Romance released?

Murphy's Romance was released 38 years ago, on Wednesday December 25th, 1985.

How much did Murphy's Romance cost to make?

The budget was $13,000,000.

How much money did Murphy's Romance make?

The worldwide revenue was $30,867,525.

Is Murphy's Romance on Netflix?

No, Murphy's Romance is not currently available on Netflix in the United States

Is Murphy's Romance on Amazon Prime?

No, Murphy's Romance is not currently available on Amazon Prime in the United States

Is Murphy's Romance on Disney Plus?

No, Murphy's Romance is not currently available on Disney+ in the United States