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Release Date: January 19, 1983

Year    :   1983
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Genres    :   Drama, Romance
Production Companies    :   Winwood Company
Director    :   John Sayles
Producers    :   Maggie Renzi, Maggie Renzi, Peggy Rajski, Jeffrey Nelson, Barbara Shapiro, Danis Regal-O'Connell, Lauren Wingate, Douglas McKenna, Monique Seyler
Writers    :   John Sayles
RunTime    :   113 mins.
Budget    :   300000
Revenue    :   1530839

Lianna's life is a succession of domestic errands and boring faculty parties, however her heaviest cross to bear is dealing with her waning marriage to Dick. In order to find intellectual stimulus, Lianna takes a college extension child-psychology course taught by Ruth. When Lianna catches Dick having an affair with a young coed, she finds comfort and eventually true love in the arms of Ruth. However, this comes with a price as everything in her life is turned upside down.

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