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Ordinary People

Synopsis

[[Performer~P107758~Robert Redford~robertredford]]'s directorial debut ended up the 1980 Oscar winner for Best Picture. It is a simple but painfully emotional story of the disintegration of a "perfect" family. Teenager Conrad ([[Performer~P34188~Timothy Hutton~timothyhutton]]) lives under a cloud of guilt after his brother drowns after their boat capsizes in Lake Michigan. Despite intensive therapy sessions with his psychiatrist ([[Performer~P32513~Judd Hirsch~juddhirsch]]), Conrad can't shake the belief...more

Other Critics

5.0

85 out of 100 Metascore®

Universal acclaim

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For Families

14

OK for kids 14+

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