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3.1
176 Ratings

Alice's Restaurant

Directed by Arthur Penn
United States, 1969
Comedy

Synopsis

In the late ‘60s, a changing social and political climate inspired a new generation to live outside the mainstream. When an incident at Alice’s Restaurant plays a pivotal role in a young man’s avoidance of the draft, he will consider the small price to pay to keep his freedom and beliefs.

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Alice's Restaurant Directed by Arthur Penn

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1970 | Nominee: Best Director

BAFTA Awards

1971 | Nominee: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

Writers Guild of America

1970 | Nominee: Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

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