“The Turning Point” quotes(1977)
Plot – Emma and Deedee are dancers and friends too. Deedee marries Wayne and becomes a housewife with three children, while Emma becomes the main dancer of a ballet company. Over the time, Deedee gains a sort of grudge against Emma, but after many years the two women meet in New York because of Deedee's daughter's dancing auditions. Emma guides Emilia and Deedee thinks she wants to hinder her daughter, but in the end the two friends support the girl together.
All actors – Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, Tom Skerritt, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leslie Browne, Martha Scott, Antoinette Sibley, Alexandra Danilova, Starr Danias, Marshall Thompson, James Mitchell, Daniel Levinsshow all
“The Turning Point” Quotes 7 quotes
“That jealousy - it's poison.”
“I'm on the pill... just in case.”
“Oh, God... dancers have such ugly feet.”
“- Deedee: Emma said some things. First, she said I married you and had a family with you because I knew I wasn't good enough to go professional as a ballet dancer. That wasn't true. But... she also said I had a child with you to prove that you were straight. That was sort of true.
- Wayne: I know.
- Deedee: You... you do?
- Wayne: Yeah. I guess...” (continue)(continue reading)
“- Deedee Rodgers: I know you're angry.
- Emilia: I'm not angry.
- Deedee Rodgers: You damn well are. You're just covering it up with ice.”