Terms of Endearment


Release Date: November 16, 1983
Running Time: 132 mins.(MFB)
MPAA Rating: PG
Genre: Adaptation, Comedy, Drama, Romance


Multiple Academy Award-winner "Terms of Endearment" (1983) has surely endeared itself to audiences both comically, and emotionally. Based off of the novel by Larry McMurtry, the film's plot focuses on the capricious relationship between a mother and her daughter. Their lives are constantly changing and the daughter fighting a bout of terminal cancer, every day is filled with drama. The lead cast is superb and is complemented well by the strong supporting actors.


Debra Winger

Shirley MacLaine

Jack Nicholson

Jeff Daniels

John Lithgow

Danny DeVito

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