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3.3
70 Ratings

The Bostonians

Directed by James Ivory
United States, 1984
History, Gay & Lesbian, Romance

Synopsis

Three Oscar -winning actresses illuminate the screen in Merchant Ivory’s second adaptation of a Henry James novel, The Bostonians, set in New England in the period after the Civil War.

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The Bostonians Directed by James Ivory

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1984

Academy Awards

1985 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress in a Leading Role

BAFTA Awards

1985 | Nominee: Best Costume Design

Golden Globes (USA)

1985 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama