The Chosen

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  • PG
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 1981
  • Running time: 108 min
The Chosen is a 1981 drama film directed by Jeremy Kagan, based on the bestselling book of the same name by Chaim Potok published in 1967. It stars Maximilian Schell and Rod Steiger. It won three awards at the 1981 Montréal World Film Festival.
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The Chosen is a 1981 drama film directed by Jeremy Kagan, based on the bestselling book of the same name by Chaim Potok published in 1967. It stars Maximilian Schell and Rod Steiger. It won three awards at the 1981 Montréal World Film Festival.

Original Release

08/20/1981

US Release

04/30/1982

Cast

Robby Benson Danny Saunders
Barry Miller Reuven / Reuven Malter
Maximilian Schell Professor David Malter
Rod Steiger Reb Saunders
Hildy Brooks Mrs. Saunders
Kaethe Fine Shaindel Saunders
Ron Rifkin Baseball Coach
Robert John Burke Levi Saunders
Lonny Price Davey
Evan Handler Sidney Goldberg
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jeremy Kagan

Writers

Chaim Potok, Edwin Gordon

Cast

Robby Benson Danny Saunders
Barry Miller Reuven / Reuven Malter
Maximilian Schell Professor David Malter
Rod Steiger Reb Saunders
Hildy Brooks Mrs. Saunders
Kaethe Fine Shaindel Saunders
Ron Rifkin Baseball Coach
Robert John Burke Levi Saunders
Lonny Price Davey
Evan Handler Sidney Goldberg
Douglas Warhit Sam
Jeffrey Marcus Schwartzi
Stuart Charno 1st Baseman
Richard Lifschutz Hassidic Coach
Clement Fowler Doctor
John Pankow Bully
Richard Ziman Bully
Bruce MacVittie Bully
E.D. Miller Umpire
Jack Hollander Psychology Professor

Producers

Editors

David Garfield

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