The Man in the Moon Poster

Release Date: February 16th, 2009

DVD Release Date: January 9th, 2001

PG-13|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Maureen Trant (Emily Warfield) and her younger sibling Dani (Reese Witherspoon) share a strong connection, but local boy Court Foster (Jason London) threatens to throw their bond off balance. Dani and Court meet first and have a flirtatious rapport -- but when he meets Maureen, he falls hard and they begin a passionate affair. The new couple try to keep their love hidden from Dani, but she soon learns the truth, disavowing her sister. But a heartbreaking accident later reunites the girls.

Cast: Sam Waterston, Tess Harper, Gail Strickland, Reese Witherspoon, Jason London, Emily Warfield, Bentley Mitchum, Ernie Lively

Director: Robert Mulligan

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Mother, Sister, Father, Growing up, Emotional, 1950s, Endearing, Rivalry, Love, Love triangle