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3.9
3,463 Ratings

The Straight Story

Directed by David Lynch
United States, 1999
Drama

Synopsis

This fact-based drama follows a 73-year-old man who embarks on a lengthy journey from Iowa to Wisconsin on his lawnmower to mend his relationship with his estranged brother, who has just suffered a heart attack, before it’s too late.

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The Straight Story Directed by David Lynch

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1999

Academy Awards

2000 | Nominee: Best Actor in a Leading Role

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