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Rated
PG
Runtime 132 min
Ratings
79% critics Rotten Tomatoes
83% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 15+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Drama
Release 12/09/83
Actors Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito
Directors James L. Brooks
Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on living and find joy. Aurora's interludes with Garrett Breedlove, retired astronaut and next door neighbor are quite striking. In the end, different people show their love in very different ways.
Genre Comedy, Drama
Release 12/09/83
Actors Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito
Directors James L. Brooks
Aurora and Emma are mother and daughter who march to different drummers. Beginning with Emma's marriage, Aurora shows how difficult and loving she can be. The movie covers several years of their lives as each finds different reasons to go on living and find joy. Aurora's interludes with Garrett Breedlove, retired astronaut and next door neighbor are quite striking. In the end, different people show their love in very different ways.