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Five Easy Pieces

directed by Bob Rafelson
United States 1970
  • 98 min
1,655 Ratings


Nicholson plays the now iconic cad Bobby Dupea, a shiftless thirtysomething oil rigger and former piano prodigy immune to any sense of romantic or familial responsibility, who returns to his childhood home to see his ailing estranged father, blue-collar girlfriend (Karen Black) in tow.