Stars: Tobey Maguire / Charlize Theron / Delroy Lindo /
Release Date: 1999-12-17
Production Companies: Miramax Films, Nina Saxon Film Design, FilmColony,
Director: Lasse Hallström, Jane Goldsmith,
The Cider House Rules Summary
Homer is an orphan who was never adopted, becoming the favorite of orphanage director Dr. Larch. Dr. Larch imparts his full medical knowledge on Homer, who becomes a skilled, albeit unlicensed, physician. But Homer yearns for a self-chosen life outside the orphanage. What will Homer learn about life and love in the cider house? What of the destiny that Dr. Larch has planned for him?