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Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.

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Summary

After her husband dies, Alice (Ellen Burstyn) and her son, Tommy, leave their small New Mexico town for California, where Alice hopes to make it as a singer. Money problems force them to settle in Arizona instead, where Alice takes a job as waitress in a small diner. She intends to stay in Arizona just long enough to make the money needed to head back out on the road, but her plans change when she begins to fall for a rancher named David (Kris Kristofferson).

Details

Director
Martin Scorsese
Cast
Ellen BurstynMia BendixsenAlfred Lutter IIIBilly Green BushLelia GoldoniOla MooreHarry NorthupMarty BrintonDean CasperMurray MostonHarvey KeitelLane BradburyDiane LaddVic TaybackValerie CurtinKris KristoffersonJodie FosterDavid AdamsThelma AllenJackie BridgesJefferson BurstynTami ConnerSteve DeFranceLaura DernJan EddyMadonna FercierAlbert J. GianelloniArnold HerzsteinHelen E. HintzWalter J. JohnsonHenry KendrickFrank KennedyLambert MarksDuke RobbinsDon StarrMolly StarrTiny WellsBob Westmoreland
Genres
Drama, Romance
Country
USA
Available
Jul 1 2019
Duration
112min
Release Year
1974

Review

The movie's filled with brilliantly done individual scenes.

Awards

Best Actress (Ellen Burstyn)
Academy Awards

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