About

Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.

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Directed by

Sydney Pollack

Written by

Arthur Laurents (Screenplay)

Runtime

118 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Everything seemed so important then .. even love!

Cast

Keywords

politics 1950s communist anti-communism 1940s mccarthyism

Photos

Lists

#6 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Music, Original Song Marvin Hamlisch

Oscar for Best Music, Original Dramatic Score Marvin Hamlisch

Oscar nomination for Best Costume Design Moss Mabry

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role