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251 Ratings

Tender Mercies

Directed by Bruce Beresford
United States, 1983


A broken-down, middle-aged country singer gets a new wife, reaches out to his long-lost daughter, and tries to put his troubled life back together.

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Tender Mercies Directed by Bruce Beresford

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1984 | 2 wins including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

1984 | 3 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1983 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1984 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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