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4.2
2,054 Ratings

Paper Moon

Directed by Peter Bogdanovich
United States, 1973
Comedy, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

A bible salesman finds himself saddled with a young girl who may or may not be his daughter, and the two forge an unlikely partnership as a money-making con team in Depression-era Kansas.

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Paper Moon Directed by Peter Bogdanovich

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1974 | Winner: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1974 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1973 | 2 wins including: Silver Seashell

National Board of Review

1973 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America

1974 | Winner: Best Comedy Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

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