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3.7
100 Ratings

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Directed by Robert Ellis Miller
United States, 1968
Drama

Synopsis

When deaf mute Singer moves to a small city to be near his only friend confined in a hospital, he grows attached to his landlady’s sensitive 16-year-old daughter.

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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Directed by Robert Ellis Miller

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1969 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

Writers Guild of America

1969 | Nominee: Best Written American Drama (Screen)

Golden Globes (USA)

1969 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1968 | Winner: Best Actor

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