Nominated for four Academy Awards including Best Picture and winner of Best Supporting Actress for Geena Davis (TV's Commander in Chief, Thelma & Louise). Starring Davis, Academy Award-winner and Golden Globe-nominee William Hurt (Syriana, The Village) and Academy Award- nominee and Golden Globe-winner Kathleen Turner (War of the Roses, Body Heat) in a romantic comedy-drama about a reluctant travel writer whose world is turned upside-down when his wife leaves him. Co-starring Bill Pullman (The Grudge, Igby Goes Down), Emmy and Golden Globe- nominee Ed Begley, Jr. (St. Elsewhere), David Ogden Stiers (Lilo & Stitch, M*A*S*H,) and Amy Wright (Crossing Delancey, The Dear Hunter). Based on Anne Tyler's best-selling novel and directed by Academy Award-winner Lawrence Kasdan (Dreamcatcher, The Big Chill), Siskel and Ebert call this one of the year's very best films.... Great performances by William Hurt and Geena Davis... a masterpiece. Judith Crist hails it as enchanting... a sophisticated mix of tears and laughter.