Plot & Details
A weekend stay at a Vermont summer house provides glimpses into the lives of six unhappy people, plagued by unrequited feelings, thoughts and desires. Mia Farrow plays Lane, a troubled woman who hides from a terrible childhood memory. She's in love with Peter (Sam Waterston), who is tempted by Stephanie (Dianne Wiest), her good friend. As the summer days come to a close, resentments and anger come to the surface, many of them related to Lane's relationship with her actress mother (Elaine Stritch).
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 82min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 12/18/1987
- DVD Release Date: 06/05/2001
- Distributor(s): Orion
- Director(s): Woody Allen
- Starring: Denholm Elliott , Dianne Wiest , Mia Farrow , Elaine Stritch , Sam Waterston
- Themes: Haunted By the Past,Unrequited Love,Mothers and Daughters,Dysfunctional Families
- Tone: Chilly,Somber,Talky,Understated,Austere,Deliberate,Reflective
- Keywords: writing, actor, daughter, friendship, guilt, mother, murder, parent/child-relationship, unrequited, weekend
- Country of Origin: USA (12-18-1987)
- Language: English