Being There (1979)

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Getting there is half the fun; being there is all of it!

Directed By Hal Ashby Hal Ashby Starring Peter Sellers Peter Sellers  •  Shirley MacLaine Shirley MacLaine  •  Melvyn Douglas Melvyn Douglas  •  Jack Warden Jack Warden  •  Richard Dysart Richard Dysart Genres Comedy Drama  •  Drama  •  New Hollywood  •  Political Satire  •  Satire Studios &
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The Criterion Collection  •  National Film Registry  •  AFI's 100 Years...100 Laughs  •  They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?  •  1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die  •  Roger Ebert's Great Movies  •  BAFTA Award for Best Film Nominated  •  United Artists  •  Time Out: New York's 100 Best Movies of All Time  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Funniest Screenplays  •  Writers Guild of America's 101 Greatest Screenplays
Release Info 1979-12-19T00:00:00Z December 19, 1979
Color  •  130 minutes PG Rated PG
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JC13

JC13 on 8/2/2016 Reply  · 

Shirley MacLaine and Melvyn Douglas are both really good and the story is fine, but it is Peter Sellers fantastic work that makes the film.

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