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Top 5 Geriatric Movies

You’re only as old as you feel, but if you’re pairing Diane Keaton and Jane Fonda in the movie Book Club, you’re sure to be a contender for our Top 5 Geriatric movies.  This week we explore the films that best highlight those fine golden years, the highs and lows of aging and everything in between.

In Worth Mentioning, we discuss Overboard, Tully and a Patreon requested review of The Red Turtle.


Grumpy Old Men (1993)
Cocoon (1985)
Up (2009)
The Bucket List
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)


Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
Up (2009)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
Robot & Frank (2012)
Interstellar (2014)


Tokyo Story (1953)
Make Way for Tomorrow
Wild Strawberries (1957)
Up (2009)
Away from Her