Ordinary People (1980)

Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having difficulty being supportive to Conrad. Calvin is trapped between the two trying to hold the family together.

Directing:
  • Robert Redford

Writing:
  • Alvin Sargent
  • Judith Guest

Stars:
Release Date: 1980-09-19
metacritic icon 5.7/10
themoviedb icon 7.5/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 124
  • Budget: $6,000,000
Adam Baldwin
Adam Baldwin
Stillman
Fredric Lehne
Fredric Lehne
Lazenby
Timothy Hutton
Timothy Hutto...
Conrad Jarrett
Judd Hirsch
Judd Hirsch
Dr. Tyrone C. Berger
M. Emmet Walsh
M. Emmet Wals...
Coach Salan
Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Mo...
Beth Jarrett
James Sikking
James Sikking
Ray Hanley
Donald Sutherland
Donald Suther...
Calvin Jarrett
Dinah Manoff
Dinah Manoff
Karen
Elizabeth McGovern
Elizabeth McG...
Jeannine Pratt
Basil Hoffman
Basil Hoffman
Sloan
Quinn K. Redeker
Quinn K. Rede...
Ward
Mariclare Costello
Mariclare Cos...
Audrey