PG-13 | | Drama
A leukemia patient attempts to end a twenty-year feud with her sister to get her bone marrow.
The film cast includes four Oscar winners: Diane Keaton, Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Robert De Niro; and one Oscar nominee: Hume Cronyn.
Uh, Janine, I wonder if you could tell me how long I might have to wait, because I left Aunt Ruth at home in charge of dad, and...
Janine: You'll have to see Doctor Wally, because Doctor Serrot is on vacation.
Bessie: See "Doctor who"?
Near the end of the film, a black piece of cardboard is simply used for the photograph Lee notices of her mother while she is in the kitchen.
The producers wish to thank ... the staff and guests of Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom, Orlando Florida, ... the residents and staff of The Florida Manor Nursing Home ...
$57,739 (USA) (22 December 1996)
$12,782,508 (USA) (20 April 1997)