Ironweed

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1987
  • Running time: 143 min
William Kennedy's acclaimed account of drifters in 1938 Albany. Down-beat but worth seeing for its fantastic performers!
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William Kennedy's acclaimed account of drifters in 1938 Albany. Down-beat but worth seeing for its fantastic performers!

Original Release

12/18/1987

US Release

12/18/1987

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Cast

Carroll Baker Annie Phelan
Diane Venora Peg
Jack Nicholson Francis Phelan
Meryl Streep Helen Archer / Helen
Michael O'Keefe Billy
Tom Waits Rudy
Nathan Lane Harold Allen
Fred Gwynne Oscar Reo
Frank Whaley Young Francis
Ted Levine Pocono Pete
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Hector Babenco

Writers

William Kennedy

Cast

Carroll Baker Annie Phelan
Diane Venora Peg
Jack Nicholson Francis Phelan
Meryl Streep Helen Archer / Helen
Michael O'Keefe Billy
Tom Waits Rudy
Nathan Lane Harold Allen
Fred Gwynne Oscar Reo
Frank Whaley Young Francis
Ted Levine Pocono Pete
Jeff Morris Michigan Mac
Bethel Leslie Librarian
Joe Grifasi Jack
Margaret Whitton Katrina
James Gammon Reverend Chester
Jake Dengel Pee Wee
Laura Esterman Nora / Rowdy Dick
Will Zahrn Rowdy Dick / Nora
Hy Anzell Rosskam
Richard Hamilton Donovan

Producers

Denis Blouin Executive Producer
Rob Cohen Executive Producer
Joseph H. Kanter Executive Producer
Keith Barish Producer
Marcia Nasatir Producer
C.O. Erickson Producer
Sean Hepburn Ferrer Producer
Gene Kirkwood Producer
David Weisman Producer

Editors

Anne Goursaud

1988 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1988 Oscar Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1988 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
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