Ordinary People (1980)

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Directed By Robert Redford Robert Redford Starring Donald Sutherland Donald Sutherland  •  Mary Tyler Moore Mary Tyler Moore  •  Judd Hirsch Judd Hirsch  •  Timothy Hutton Timothy Hutton  •  Elizabeth McGovern Elizabeth McGovern Genres Drama  •  Family Drama  •  New Hollywood  •  Psychological Drama Studios &
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Academy Award Nominated  •  Academy Award Best Picture Winning  •  Academy Award Best Picture Nominated  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture Drama Winning  •  Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay Winning  •  Flickchart Road Trip  •  National Board of Review Award for Best Film Winning  •  New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Film Winning  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays
Release Info 1980-09-19T00:00:00Z September 19, 1980
Color  •  124 minutes R Rated R
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aSfSteve

aSfSteve on Nov 13 Reply  · 

Really good performances, all-star cast. I can see how the movie would be a lot more impactful in its time, with the stigma of therapy that used to exist. Still, it holds up, worth a watch.

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