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2,587 Ratings

The Last Picture Show

Directed by Peter Bogdanovich
United States, 1971


A key film part of the American cinema renaissance of the seventies, it follows the three drifter teens and the aging lost souls who bump into them. A portrait of the dying West set during the early fifties, in a lonely part of Texas.

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The Last Picture Show Directed by Peter Bogdanovich

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1972 | 2 wins including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

1972 | 6 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1972 | 3 wins including: Best Supporting Actor

BAFTA Awards

1973 | 3 wins including: Best Screenplay

1973 | 3 nominations including: Best Direction

Directors Guild of America

1972 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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