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Dustin Hoffman Dustin Hoffman
Ted Kramer
Meryl Streep Meryl Streep
Joanna Kramer
Jane Alexander Jane Alexander
Margaret Phelps
Justin Henry Justin Henry
Billy Kramer
Howard Duff Howard Duff
John Shaunessy
George Coe George Coe
Jim O'Connor
JoBeth Williams JoBeth Williams
Phyllis Bernard
Bill Moor Bill Moor
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Avery Corman Avery Corman
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A life-teaching film.

8 years, 11 months ago at Dec 9 2:07
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This is a beautifully heartwarming, depressing story that teaches a lot of very valuable lessons in life. It is beautiful because it shows a persons love to another which is what we see from Ted Kramer to his young son. It shows how beautiful family really is. It tells a beautiful relationship between a parent and their child. In this case, it is best to teach a father's relationship with his son.... read more

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I already saw this movie but it was a while back so I was really eager to check it again. At the time, divorces were not something new but there were not as widespread as nowadays (apparently, in most western countries, more than half of the marriages end up in a divorce which is pretty huge). Even so, this movie hasn't lost his impact. Indeed, it is quite a strong drama and the fact that I'm o... read more
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Description: Robert Benton's moving and well-observed adaptation of Avery Corman's novel about the aftermath of divorce stars Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep as the separating couple, Ted and Joanna Kramer. When dutiful wife and mother Joanna decides to leave Ted, an advertising executive, she also leaves him with the responsibility of caring for their young son, Billy (Justin Henry). The situation proves to be especially difficult since the workaholic father has never really taken care of the boy and, in truth, barely knows him. Things are rough at first, but as the two become accustomed to life without Joanna and Ted's caretaking skills im ... (more)
Release date: 19 December 1979
UPC: 043396048584
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