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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Alice Elliott Dark (story)
Will Scheffer (teleplay)
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Release Date:
20 April 1997 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
Danny, dying of Aids, returns home for his last months. Always close to his mother, they share moments... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
Nominated for 5 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Wonderful!!!! See more (13 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Glenn Close ... Janet

Bridget Fonda ... Anne

Whoopi Goldberg ... Nurse Myrna

Robert Sean Leonard ... Danny

David Strathairn ... Martin
Annie Stark ... Young Anne

Will Reeve ... Young Danny
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Directed by
Christopher Reeve 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Alice Elliott Dark (story)

Will Scheffer (teleplay)

Produced by
Michael Fuchs .... executive producer
Nellie Nugiel .... producer
Nicholas Paleologos .... executive producer
Bonnie Timmermann .... co-producer
Frederick Zollo .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Dave Grusin 
 
Cinematography by
Frederick Elmes 
 
Film Editing by
David Ray 
 
Casting by
Bonnie Timmermann 
 
Production Design by
Andrew Jackness 
 
Art Direction by
David Stein 
 
Set Decoration by
Catherine Davis 
 
Costume Design by
Jane Greenwood 
 
Production Management
Rick Dallago .... production supervisor
 
Art Department
Claire Kirk .... art department coordinator
Byron K. Lovelace .... set dresser
Jen Martley .... set decoration production assistant
Scott Rosenstock .... leadman
Will Scheck .... key greensperson
 
Sound Department
Anthony J. Ciccolini III .... dialogue editor
Hal Levinsohn .... adr editor
Christopher Newman .... sound mixer
Daniel Pagan .... assistant sound editor
Dan Sable .... supervising sound editor
Lynn Sable .... sound editor
Brian Vancho .... foley artist
 
Visual Effects by
Matt McDonald .... digital compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Brian Carmichael .... video operator
Matt Chubet .... grip
Jay Feather .... assistant camera
James W. Finnerty .... key grip
William Jones .... dolly grip (as Bill Jones)
Tom Kerwick .... best boy grip
Jonathan Lumley .... gaffer
Phil Oetiker .... camera operator
Leigh Rathner .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
William M. Weberg .... grip
 
Casting Department
Alison E. McBryde .... casting associate
Winsome Sinclair .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mark Burchard .... wardrobe
MaryAnn D. Smith .... assistant costume designer
Susan J. Wright .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Editorial Department
Agnes Grandits .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Nicholas Meyers .... music editor
 
Other crew
Randall Balsmeyer .... title designer
Marcus Canty .... production accountant
Chrissie Davis .... production coordinator
Liz Dykhouse .... post production accountant
Alan Grabelsky .... vice president production
Bradley Karnes .... production assistant
Christine Lopez .... assistant location manager
Julie Oppenheimer .... script supervisor
Heidi Topper .... location manager
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG for thematic elements and language
Runtime:
Brazil:61 min | Argentina:62 min | USA:67 min
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1.33 : 1 See more »
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Trivia:
Director Christopher Reeve's wife, Dana, sings the song "In The Gloaming" during the credits, and his son plays the boy in the opening scene.See more »
Quotes:
Danny:Come on. Don't tell me you finally asking about my sex life.
Janet:No. I'm asking you about your love life. Did you love? Were you loved?
Danny:Yes.
Janet:Good.
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Movie Connections:
References 42nd Street (1933)See more »
Soundtrack:
Young and HealthySee more »

FAQ

Has this film ever been released on DVD?
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2 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
Wonderful!!!!, 11 November 2002
Author: Brandy-28 from Los Angeles

I've seen this film a number of times, and time and time again, I get the same feeling and hope in my head - that not all parents (especially the father's) are quite like this family. The mother was cold up until she knew that whatever she did or said would not change the fact that her son was going to die.

The father.....I don't have the brain energy to talk about this _ _ _.

The father was not interested in the son, his life or happiness or anything about the boy for that matter - until the son was dead - then all of sudden it was all "can you please tell me what else my son wanted" - oh give me a friggin break. If he was at all interested he could of found out himself a few days before the son died.

Overall - a very good movie - but you might feel a little empty spot in your head or heart at the end of this movie.

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