The Man in the Moon (1991)


Maureen Trant and her younger sibling Dani share a strong connection, but local boy Court Foster 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.

Rotten Tomatoes: Fresh 89% / Audience 85%

Rated PG-13,  1 hr 45 mins

Drama • Family • Romance
Robert Mulligan
Reese Witherspoon  •  Sam Waterston  •  Tess Harper  •  Gail Strickland

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