In the Bedroom
- Original title
In the Bedroom
- Running time
- 130 min.
- United States
Robert Festinger, Todd Field (Story: Andre Dubus)
Miramax / Greenstreet Films / Good Machine Production
Drama | Independent Film (US)
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- Synopsis / Plot
- Matt Fowler is a doctor practicing in his native Maine and is married to New York born Ruth, a choral music teacher. Their only child, Frank is home from school for the summer, working part time as a lobsterman to earn money for graduate school in the fall. He's also involved in a love affair with a local single mother, which throws his parents for a loop. As the beauty of Maine's brief and fleeting summer comes to an end, these characters find themselves in the midst of unimaginable tragedy.
: 5 Nominations for Oscar: Movie, Actor, Actress, Supporting Actress, Adapted Screenplay
: Golden Globes: Best Actress Drama (Sissy Spacek). 3 Nominations
: 2 Nominations for BAFTA: Best Actor (Tom Wilkinson) and Actress (Sissy Spacek)
: 2 Awards National Board of Review: Best Director (Todd Field), Screenplay
: New York Film Critics Circle: Actor, Actress & Best First Film. 5 Nominations
: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Picture and Actress (Spacek)
: Sundance Film Festival: Jury Special Prize. 2 Nominations
: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 Movies of the Year
: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Actress (Spacek). 3 Nominations
2001: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Promising Filmmaker
: Independent Spirit Awards: 3 Awards including Best First Feature. 4 Nominations
: Screen Actors Guild (SAG): 3 Nominations including Best Performance by Cast
: Montréal World Film Festival: Official Selection
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