About the film
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Dominick and Eugene
Release Date: March 18, 1988
|Production Companies||:||Orion Pictures|
|Director||:||Robert M. Young|
|Writers||:||Alvin Sargent, Corey Blechman|
Dominick and Eugene are twins, but Dominick is a little bit slow due do an accident in his youth. They live together, with Dominick working as garbage man to put Eugene through medical school. Their relationship becomes strained when Eugene must decide between his devotion to his brother, or his need to go away to complete his training. Things are also not helped by Dominick's co-worker, or Eugene's budding romance.