Skip to main content

PG| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
Deirdre Striden (Jodie Foster) is a perceptive 11-year-old who has an incurable heart condition. Her mother, Ruth (Lois Nettleton), wants to continue to take her to new doctors, although she knows that treatment is futile. Her father, Eugene (Richard Harris), thinks she should be at their lake house, living in denial of her condition. It is only through her friendship with her 9-year-old neighbor, Philip (Brad Savage), that Deirdre is able to honestly face the reality of death.

Cast: Richard Harris , Jodie Foster , Lois Nettleton , Geraldine Fitzgerald , William Windom , Brad Savage ,

Director: Don Taylor

Genres: Drama

Echoes of a Summer (1976)

Release Date: January 1st, 1976|1 hr. 39 min.

similar movies

  • My Girl (1991)

  • Terms of Endearment (1983)

  • When the Game Stands Tall (2014)

  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014)

  • Annie (2014)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X