Ted Kramer (Hoffman) is told by his wife, Joanna (Streep) that she is leaving him, to find herself--leaving Ted to care for their six-year-old son. Ted gets to really know his son as few fathers do and for the first time in his life he feels like a fulfilled parent. But then Joanna returns and she wants her son back.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
61 Ratings
61 Ratings

88% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 8/10
  • Fresh 38
  • Rotten 5

Critics Consensus: The divorce subject isn't as shocking, but the film is still a thoughtful, well-acted drama that resists the urge to take sides or give easy answers.

13+ COMMON SENSE

Sensitive, truthful look at the breakup of a family.

Information

Studio
Sony Pictures
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 1979 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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