There Tomorrow! On-Air Review of ‘Here Today’

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CHICAGO – Patrick McDonald of appears on “The Morning Mess” with Dan Baker on WBGR-FM (Monroe, Wisconsin) on May 6th, 2021, reviewing the new film “Here Today” in theaters (check local listings) beginning May 7th.

Billy Crystal is Charlie Berns, a notable comedy writer of films and stage plays, who is now a producer on a Saturday Night Live-type show. He has been diagnosed with dementia, and is keeping it from his son and daughter (Penn Bagdley and Laura Benanti). Enter Emma (Tiffany Haddish), who has won a free lunch with Charlie through an ex-boyfriend, but has no idea who he is. They become friends and then much more, and Emma begins encouraging Charlie to finish his memoir through his spotty memories, including the events that made him a widower.

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Patrick McDonald of reviewed “Here Today” during the Morning Mess with Dan Baker in for Scott Thompson on WBGR-FM, Monroe, Wisconsin, May 6th, 2021 …

“Here Today” is in theaters beginning May 7th. Featuring Billy Crystal, Tiffany Haddish, Penn Bagdley, Laura Benanti, Louisa Krause, Anna Deavere Smith and Sharon Stone. Written by Billy Crystal and Alan Zweibel. Directed by Billy Crystal. Rated “PG-13” senior staff writer Patrick McDonald

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