The Evening Star Poster

Release Date: December 25th, 1996

DVD Release Date: February 13th, 2001

PG-13|2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary
Still missing her daughter 13 years after her death in "Terms of Endearment," Aurora Greenway (Shirley MacLaine) struggles to deal with her grandchildren. While Tommy (George Newbern) keeps landing in jail, his brother, Teddy (Mackenzie Astin), is in a difficult marriage. Aurora's biggest problem is Melanie (Juliette Lewis), who plans to move in with her irresponsible boyfriend, Bruce (Scott Wolf). Depressed, Aurora is sent to therapist Jerry Bruckner (Bill Paxton), and the two begin dating.

Cast: Shirley MacLaine, Bill Paxton, Juliette Lewis, Miranda Richardson, Ben Johnson, Scott Wolf, George Newbern, Marion Ross

Director: Robert Harling

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Rysher Entertainment

Keywords: Growing up, Emotional, Brother, House, Rivalry, Love, 1990s, Prison


Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture