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Terms of Endearment is a american film of genre Drama directed by James L. Brooks released in USA on 20 november 1983 with Shirley MacLaine

Terms of Endearment (1983)

Terms of Endearment
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Released in USA 20 november 1983
Length 2h12
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Comedy,    Romance
Rating73% 3.6988153.6988153.6988153.6988153.698815

Terms of Endearment is a 1983 comedy-drama film adapted from the novel of the same name by Larry McMurtry, directed, written, and produced by James L. Brooks and starring Shirley MacLaine, Debra Winger, Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Jeff Daniels, and John Lithgow. The film covers 30 years of the relationship between Aurora Greenway (MacLaine) and her daughter Emma (Winger).

The film received 11 Academy Award nominations and won five. Brooks won the Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Writing (Adapted Screenplay) while MacLaine won the Academy Award for Best Actress and Nicholson won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. In addition, it won four Golden Globes: Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Actress in a Drama (MacLaine), Best Supporting Actor (Nicholson), and Best Screenplay (Brooks).

Synopsis

Aurora Greenway (Shirley MacLaine) and her daughter Emma (Debra Winger) are both searching for deep romantic love. Beginning with Emma's early childhood, Aurora reveals how difficult and caring she can be by nearly climbing into Emma's crib in order to make sure her daughter is breathing—only to be reassured when Emma starts crying (after being woken up). After the death of Aurora's husband and Emma's father Rudyard (A. Brooks), Aurora and Emma develop an extremely close love-hate mother/daughter relationship as Emma grows up.

Actors

Shirley MacLaine

(Aurora Greenway)
Debra Winger

(Emma Greenway Horton)
Jack Nicholson

(Garrett Breedlove)
Danny DeVito

(Vernon Dahlart)
Jeff Daniels

(Flap Horton)
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