My Girl

My Girl (1991)

When your Dad's an undertaker, your Mom's in heaven, and your Grandma's got a screw's good to have a friend who understands you. Even if he is a boy.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 1991-11-27
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 906 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 43min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Columbia Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
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Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over the summer just to impress him. Thomas J., her best friend, is "allergic to everything", and sticks with Vada despite her hangups. When Vada's father hires Shelly, and begins to fall for her, things take a turn to the worse...

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  • Anna Chlumsky

    as Vada Sultenfuss
  • Macaulay Culkin

    as Thomas J. Sennett
  • Dan Aykroyd

    as Harry Sultenfuss
  • Jamie Lee Curtis

    as Shelly DeVoto
  • Richard Masur

    as Phil Sultenfuss
  • Griffin Dunne

    as Mr. Jake Bixler
  • Peter Michael Goetz

    as Dr. Welty
  • Lara Steinick

    as Ronda
  • Anny Nelsen

    as Gramoo Sultenfuss
Directing Howard Zieff Director
Writing Laurice Elehwany Screenplay
Production Brian Grazer Producer
Production Joseph M. Caracciolo Jr. Executive Producer
Production David T. Friendly Executive Producer
Production Hannah Gold Producer
Camera Paul Elliott Director of Photography
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Editing Wendy Greene Bricmont Editor
Production Mary Colquhoun Casting
Art Pat Tagliaferro Art Direction
Art Linda Allen Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Karen Patch Costume Design