Ordinary People

1981

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124 Min

Ordinary People

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Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having difficulty being supportive to Conrad. Calvin is trapped between the two trying to hold the family together.

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Released:
Feb 27th, 1981
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Country:
USA

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Ordinary People

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Downbeat and gripping story of a middle American family dealing with the accidental death of one son, followed by the attempted suicide of another. Redford's first directing effort won Oscars…

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- The first draft took a year and a half to write, and the second took another year, as it was very difficult to adapt a novel which featured very heavy dialogue with almost no descriptions of…More

- Kay Lenz was offered the role of Jeannine Pratt, but turned it down.

- The final scene in the dining room between Calvin and Beth was originally shot with both Donald Sutherland and Mary Tyler Moore on location. However, during editing, Sutherland thought that…More

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