About

Two students from neighboring colleges in upstate New York are swept up in a tragic romantic interlude calling for a maturity of vision beyond their experience of capabilities. Pookie Adams - a kooky, lonely misfit with no family and no place to go, insists on calling all those who won't participate in her world, "weirdos," clings to a quiet studious Jerry, who has the ability to make a choice of...

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Directed by

Alan J. Pakula

Written by

Alvin Sargent (Screenplay)
John Nichols (Novel)

Runtime

107 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

First love is beautiful hurt....if it happens to you once, you're lucky.

Cast

Keywords

based on novel or book college broken heart

Photos

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Song

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role