Marsha Norman wrote the screenplay for this film adaptation of her Pulitzer Prize-winning play that stars Sissy Spacek as a despondent woman who is at peace with her decision to take her own life. As her mother (Anne Bancroft) attempts to get her to change her mind, both women become involved in an emotionally draining battle of the wills. With Ed Berke, Carol Robbins. 97 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.