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3.2
194 Ratings

Postcards from the Edge

Directed by Mike Nichols
United States, 1990
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

Based on Carrie Fisher’s roman a clef, the story concerns a young actress who has recently gone through drug rehabilitation, and is trying to cope with not only the Hollywood scene but her own mother’s, a former musical comedy star of the 50s and 60s, more socially acceptable alcoholism.

Postcards from the Edge Directed by Mike Nichols

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1991 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

BAFTA Awards

1991 | 3 nominations including: Best Actress

Golden Globes (USA)

1991 | 3 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1992 | Winner: Newcomer of the Year

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