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'Night, Mother(1986)

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Brief Synopsis

Although she seems normally happy, Jessie Cates casually informs her mother Thelma that she is going to commit suicide during the night. This initiates a war of nerves between the resolute Jessie and the heart-broken Thelma who uses every gambit she can imagine to save her daughter.

Cast & Crew

Tom Moore Director
Sissy Spacek Jessie Cates
Anne Bancroft Thelma Cates
Ed Berke Dawson Cates
Carol Robbins Loretta Cates
Jennifer Rosendahl Melodie Cates
Michael Kenworthy Kenny Cates
Sari Walker Agnes Fletcher
Stephen M Katz Director Of Photography
Eric D Andersen Camera Operator
Glenn K Shimada 1st Assistant Camera
Lynda Vincent 2nd Assistant Camera
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG-13 Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1986 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures
Sound:  Production Co:  .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, .....Production Company, Universal Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Mca Home Video .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • Most Under Rated Film In History

    Kevin Cannon 2010-01-14

    Where do I start. 'night Mother is one of the best acted, directed, musical score and plot that I have ever seen. It is the only film where you do... MORE>

  • what's takin so long!

    Tashia 2009-04-12

    Why is taking so for a great film like Night Mother to get on dvd? VHS worn out too quickly I want to know why can't all movies just can't be... MORE>

  • Stellar Performances by Bancroft and Spacek

    Samuel Croft 2007-01-02

    Please bring this movie back. Unlike the review that it was better on stage is not true. When I saw this movie I was rivited and identifed with it. This... MORE>