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Year
1979
Runtime
105 min.
Director
Robert Benton
Genre
Drama
Rating *
7.8
Votes *
79,781
Checks
16,507
Favs
930
Dislikes
45
Favs/checks
5.6% (1:18)
Favs/dislikes
21:1
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  1. Culture Vulture's avatar

    Culture Vulture

    Spoiler Alert:

    The lawyers win
    9 years 7 months ago
  2. Prof. Lumpcicle's avatar

    Prof. Lumpcicle

    Some great acting here, Hoffman was on a roll in the 70's... but the story really isn't anything special. 8 years 10 months ago
  3. afan's avatar

    afan

    somewhat underwhelming finale, though *SPOILER* it was nice to see decent thinking and humanity save the day. 8 years 11 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #53 in Academy Award - Best Picture
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  2. This movie ranks #70 in Golden Globe Award - Best Motion Picture
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  3. This movie ranks #163 in Box Office Mojo's All Time Adjusted Box Office
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  4. This movie ranks #308 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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  5. This movie ranks #322 in Academy Award - Best Picture Nominees
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  6. This movie ranks #648 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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  7. This movie ranks #747 in Halliwell's Top 1000: The Ultimate Movie Countdown
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    747
  8. This movie ranks #827 in David Thomson's Have You Seen?
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