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
In six weeks you can find memories to last a lifetime.
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Did You Know?
Arthur Hiller was all set to direct this for United Artists in 1977. 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
Music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra conducted by André Previn See more