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The Ref

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Cast
Denis Leary, Kevin Spacey, Judy Davis, Robert J. Steinmiller Jr., Glynis Johns, Raymond J. Barry, Richard Bright, Christine Baranski, Adam LeFevre, Phillip Nicoll, Ellie Raab, Bill Raymond
Released
1994
marijuana | Sigmund Freud
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Sign in window: “DR. WONG MARRIAGE COUNSELOR” (0:03)

Session with marriage counselor Dr. Wong.
Caroline: “I had this crazy dream.”
Caroline’s antique store manager husband Lloyd, referring to Jesse: “No wonder our son is so confused.” (0:04)

Woman in store: “Are you crazy?”
”Are you nuts?” (0:13)

Police Lt. Huff tells Lt. Steve Milford, referring to Officer Phil, “Phil needs to talk to a therapist.” (0:17)

Lloyd’s sister-in-law Connie tells her son John, “Don’t make me nuts today.” (0:23)

By telephone burglar Gus tells the bartender, referring to his partner Murray, “He’s kind of a short drunken loser.”
Gus tells Murray, “I told you to act like a drunk vagrant imbecile.”
Murray: “I got nervous.”
“What are ya, nuts?” (0:24)

Lloyd tells Gus, “I don’t smoke, and Caroline just quit.” (0:27)

Caroline asks Gus, referring to Willard’s dog, “Cannibal bit you?”
”His name is Cannibal?” (0:29)

Scenes from It’s a Wonderful Life on television. (0:42, 0:44)

Gus tells, referring to Murray, “He’s an alcoholic.” (0:52)

Lloyd tells his Mother Rose, referring to Caroline, “She’s a little nervous about the dinner.” (0:59)

Caroline: “Her husband-to-be, thinking she was out of her mind, betrayed her to the Romans...” (1:03)

Rose asks Gus, “From what school are you trained, Dr. Wong, Freud?”
Connie: “You don’t think patients should examine their dreams?”
Gus: “My line of work you meet some real wackos.”
Connie: “You’re calling your patients wackos?”
Rose: “Well it seems this therapy is working.”
Connie: “Is that part of the treatment too?”
Caroline: “Yes, Dr. Wong, why don’t you tell us all about treatment, in detail?”
Gus: “It’s really expensive treatment.” (1:03)

Caroline tells Lloyd, “You won’t talk about it in therapy...” (1:07)

Connie tells Gus, “Excuse me, but I am not one of your patients.”
Gus: ”You’re gonna be somebody’s patient...” (1:09)

Connie: “Maybe some of us are not in the mood.”
Rose: ”You see Dr. Wong, you can use any treatment you like...”
Connie: “What kind of therapy is this?” (1:12)

Lloyd tells Caroline, “We were smoking a joint and listening to Al Green...”
Connie: “Sex, and drugs, and...”
Lloyd tells Caroline: “You were confused.”
Rose: “Has everyone gone nuts?”
Lloyd’s brother Gary: “Is this part of the therapy?” (1:17)

Lloyd asks Jesse, “What do you need all that money for, drugs?”
Caroline tells Jesse, ”You got caught in the middle.” (1:23)

Lloyd asks Caroline, “There is no Yugoslavia anymore, and who in their right mind would go there?”
Caroline, referring to Gus: “He’s not in his right mind.” (1:29)