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The Whole Wide World

5.8
116
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Original title
The Whole Wide World
Year
Running time
111 min.
Country
United States United States
Director
Screenwriter
Michael Scott Myers, Novalyne Price Ellis
Music
Harry Gregson-Williams
Cinematography
Claudio Rocha
Cast
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Producer
Sony Pictures Classics
Genre
Romance. Drama | Biography. 1930s. Independent Film (US)
Synopsis / Plot
In Texas in the 1930s, an ambitious West Texas schoolmarm (Renee Zellweger) with literary inclinations is drawn romantically to an idiosyncratic writer (Vincent D'Onofrio) of pulp horror tales, despite his virtually Oedipal attachment to his convalescent mother and his other emotional troubles. A tender, offbeat romantic story based on the memoir "One Who Walked Alone," written by Novalyne Price of her brief affair with "Conan the Barbarian" creator Robert E. Howard.
Awards
1996: Independent Spirit Awards: 2 Nominations Including Best Female Lead (Zellweger)
1996: Mar del Plata Film Festival: Best Actress (Renée Zellweger)
1996: Sundance Film Festival: Nominated for Grand Jury Prize - Dramatic
1997: Chicago Film Critics: Nominated for Most Promising Actress (Zellweger)
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