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3.5
227 Ratings

The Stunt Man

Directed by Richard Rush
United States, 1980
Drama

Synopsis

A fugitive stumbles on a movie set just when they need a new stunt man, takes the job as a way to hide out, and falls for the leading lady.

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The Stunt Man Directed by Richard Rush

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1981 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1980 | Winner: Top Ten Films

Directors Guild of America

1981 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Writers Guild of America

1981 | Nominee: Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium (Screen)

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