Director Gilbert Cates (I Never Sang for My Father) takes on the complexities of family relationships, mid-life pain and loss. Joanne Woodward and Martin Balsam play the couple coming to terms with the truth about their relationship, their fears about their homosexual son, and the mixed emotions brought on by the death of her mother (Sylvia Sidney). This rich character study resulted in two Oscar nominations, for actresses Woodward (Best Actress) and Sidney (Best Supporting Actress). Written by Stewart Stern. Newly remastered.
A fine drama about a middle-aged woman who begins to dwell on childhood memories and slowly works herself into a deep depression. How she overcomes her problems and learns to take joy and comfort in her relationships with others is the focus of the film. Academy Award Nominations: 2, including Best Actress--Joanne Woodward, Best Supporting Actress--Sylvia Sidney.
Tear Jerker |
This product is made-on-demand by the manufacturer using DVD-R recordable media.
Almost all DVD players can play DVD-Rs (except for some older models made before 2000) -
please consult your owner's manual for formats compatible with your player.
These DVD-Rs may not play on all computers or DVD player/recorders.
To address this, the manufacturer recommends viewing this product on a DVD player
that does not have recording capability.