Timothy Hutton and Mary Tyler Moore in Ordinary People (1980)
Timothy Hutton and Mary Tyler Moore in Ordinary People (1980)
Ordinary People (1980)

Cinemaniacs presents

Ordinary People

Featuring a lecture by Lee Gambin

Robert Redford | USA | 1980 | Unclassified (15+)
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Haunting, introspective and emotionally shattering, Robert Redford’s directorial debut starring Donald Sutherland, Timothy Hutton and Mary Tyler Moore in her breakthrough performance as a woman consumed by grief who cannot and will not connect with her tormented teenage son, is a knockout of epic proportions, as intimate as it is.

Featuring a lecture by Lee Gambin, continuing his 'Can You Dig It?: Tortured Young Men in Cinema of the 70s and 80s' series.

Format: DCP
Language: English
Source: Paramount Pictures
Duration: 124


124 mins


Unclassified (15+)

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