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131 Ratings

The Pumpkin Eater

Directed by Jack Clayton
United Kingdom, 1964


Anne Bancroft stars as a restless, twice-married British woman with six children, whose third husband is a fledgling screenwriter (Peter Finch).

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The Pumpkin Eater Directed by Jack Clayton

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1964 | Winner: Best Actress

Academy Awards

1965 | Nominee: Best Actress in a Leading Role

BAFTA Awards

1965 | 4 wins including: Best British Cinematography (B/W)

1965 | 3 nominations including: Best British Art Direction (B/W)

Golden Globes (USA)

1965 | Winner: Best Actress - Drama

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