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The Man in the Moon (1991)

PG-13 09/30/1991 (US) DramaFamilyRomance 1h 39m

Remember when you couldn't wait for your life to begin... and then, one day, it did?


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.

  1. Robert Mulligan


  2. Jenny Wingfield


Top Billed Cast

  1. Reese Witherspoon

    Reese Witherspoon

    Danielle "Dani" Trant

  2. Sam Waterston

    Sam Waterston

    Matthew Trant

  3. Tess Harper

    Tess Harper

    Abigail Trant

  4. Gail Strickland

    Gail Strickland

    Marie Foster

  5. Jason London

    Jason London

    Court Foster

  6. Emily Warfield

    Emily Warfield

    Maureen Trant

  7. Bentley Mitchum

    Bentley Mitchum

    Billy Sanders

Full Cast & Crew

The Man in the Moon
The Man in the Moon

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $1,237,669.00

Revenue $2,853,801.00


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