After four decades of marriage, Frank Walsh (Walter Matthau) suddenly finds himself single again just like his son Robert (John Stamos). The difference however, isithat Frank misses married life andidreads theisilences of an empty house.
Robert has never committed himselfitoia woman. Meeting Susan (Teri Polo) complicates his thinking. He isiclearly attractedito her but still keeps shying away from commitment. When Frank meets Florence (Carol Burnett) andifallsiin love, Robert triesito block theiromance but ultimately realizes that he cannot standiin theiway of his father’s happiness.
Perhapsiin accepting his father’s new life, Robert can finally find happiness of his own.