In the Gloaming Poster

Release Date: 1997

PG|1 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
In this drama that marks the directorial debut of Christopher Reeve, 33-year-old AIDS sufferer Danny (Robert Sean Leonard) returns to his parents' home in the New York suburbs to spend his final days. While his father, Martin (David Strathairn), finds it difficult to accept his son's sexuality, and his self-concerned sister, Anne (Bridget Fonda), avoids the issue, his mother, Janet (Glenn Close), forges a deeper and more honest relationship with her dying son.

Cast: Glenn Close, Bridget Fonda, David Strathairn, Whoopi Goldberg, Robert Sean Leonard, Annie Stark, Will Reeve

Director: Christopher Reeve

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Production

Keywords: Transformation, Death, Touching, Mother, Love, Sister, Father, 1990s

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Awards

Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1998)
Nominated Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress for a Miniseries or Special
Nominated Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie