Jeff Bridges Revisits Terms of Endearment 33 Years Later

Jeff Bridges reads from the iconic conclusion of "Terms of Endearment," playing Aurora Greenway — the pivotal, poignant performance for which Shirley MacLaine won Best Actress at the 1984 Oscars.

Released on 12/7/2016

Credits

Starring: Jeff Bridges
Director: Lynn Hirschberg
Producer: Nickolas James, Sheena Rao, Evan Cohen, and Chelsea Bo
Cinematographer: David Rodriquez
Composer: Brian Rainwater
Production Coordinator: Silvestre Rios
Editor: Chris Dawson

Transcript

00:00
Hello, my name is Jeff Bridges.
00:03
I'm here to audition for the part
00:05
of Aurora Greenway in Terms of Endearment.
00:14
Excuse me.
00:17
It's past 10, could you give my daughter
00:19
the pain shot, please?
00:22
My daughter is in pain, please.
00:23
It's after 10.
00:25
I don't understand why she has to have this pain.
00:28
All she has to do is hold on until 10,
00:30
and it's past 10!
00:32
My daughter is in pain!
00:34
Can't you understand that?
00:35
Give my daughter the shot!
00:37
Give my daughter the shot!
00:40
Give my daughter the shot!
00:43
[Lynn Hirschberg] Fantastic.
00:44
Thank you.
00:45
[Lynn] That was amazing.
00:46
Oh my God, that was really incredible.
00:49
I think you just won the Oscar again.