A wealthy cosmetic tycoon and her 12-year-old daughter who's dying from leukemia, strike up a sentimental friendship with a California politician. Since the girl has only six weeks or less to live, the trio fly to New York City where the daughter skates the ice rink at Rockefeller Center, assumes the lead in The Nutcracker ballet, and sight-sees most of the city. Written by
The groom is already married. The bride is still in her bathrobe. And her daughter is giving both of them away. It's a love story to make you laugh and cry. Together.
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Did You Know?
, once considered for a part in this movie, had reservations about portraying a mother in this picture. Bisset once said of this: "I don't think I'd make a good mother. That's why I have no plans to have children of my own." See more
In the scene where Charlotte and Nikki are dancing in the studio and Nikki is holding an arabesque position, a microphone is being lowered from the ceiling. See more
References The Nutcracker
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra conducted by André Previn See more