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28 Ratings

Unhook the Stars

Directed by Nick Cassavetes
United States, France, 1996
Comedy, Drama, Romance


Character study about Mildred, an elderly woman who has spent her life caring for others. When her daughter finally leaves home, she finds that, for the first time in her life, she has nobody to worry about – but soon becomes involved in the life of Monica.

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Unhook the Stars Directed by Nick Cassavetes

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1996 | Winner: Special Recognition

Screen Actors Guild Awards

1997 | 2 nominations including: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

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