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3.8
712 Ratings

Ordinary People

Directed by Robert Redford
United States, 1980
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

The accidental death of the older son of an affluent family deeply strains the relationships among the bitter mother, the good-natured father, and the guilt-ridden younger son.

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Ordinary People Directed by Robert Redford

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1981 | 4 wins including: Best Picture

1981 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1980 | 3 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1982 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

Directors Guild of America

1981 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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