Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 60%
TMDB Rating 7.1
IMDB Rating 7.3
RottenTomatoes Rating 76%

Financials

Revenue: $4,104,962

Budget: $0

Profit: + $4,104,962


Movie Details

Tag Line: A true story based on the award-winning book by Tobias Wolff.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Apr 9, 1993

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 55m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Knickerbocker Films , Warner Bros. Pictures


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Synopsis

In 1957, a son and mother flee the East and an abusive boyfriend to find a new life, and end up in Seattle, where the mother meets a polite garage mechanic. The boy continually gets into trouble by hanging out with the wrong crowd. The mom marries the mechanic, but they soon find out that he's an abusive and unreasoning alcoholic, and they struggle to maintain hope in an impossible situation as the boy grows up with plans to escape the small town by any means possible. Based on a true story by Tobias Wolff.


Main Cast

Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro

Dwight Hansen

Age : 76 | Popularity : 67%

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Tobias Wolff

Age : 45 | Popularity : 46%

Ellen Barkin

Ellen Barkin

Caroline Wolff Hansen

Age : 65 | Popularity : 15%

Chris Cooper

Chris Cooper

Roy

Age : 68 | Popularity : 29%

Jonah Blechman

Jonah Blechman

Arthur Gayle

Age : 44 | Popularity : 10%

Eliza Dushku

Eliza Dushku

Pearl

Age : 38 | Popularity : 10%

Carla Gugino

Carla Gugino

Norma

Age : 48 | Popularity : 96%

Tobey Maguire

Tobey Maguire

Chuck Bolger

Age : 44 | Popularity : 33%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Michael Caton-Jones
Michael Caton-Jones
Writing Novel
Tobias Wolff
Tobias Wolff
Screenplay
Robert Getchell
Robert Getchell
Production Producer
Art Linson
Art Linson
Casting
Rachel Abroms
Rachel Abroms
Owens Hill
Owens Hill
Sound Original Music Composer
Carter Burwell
Carter Burwell
Camera Director of Photography
David Watkin
David Watkin
Editing Editor
Jim Clark
Jim Clark
Art Production Design
Stephen J. Lineweaver
Stephen J. Lineweaver
Art Direction
Sandy Cochrane
Sandy Cochrane
Department Role Name

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