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The Prince of Tides

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Original title
The Prince of Tides
Running time
129 min.
United States United States
Becky Johnson, Pat Conroy (Novel: Pat Conroy)
James Newton Howard
Stephen Goldblatt
Columbia Pictures
Drama. Romance | Southern Gothic
Movie Groups
Pat Conroy Adaptations
Synopsis / Plot
Tom Wingo (Nick Nolte) is a disillusioned Southern coach who must reveal his tortured childhood in order to help his suicidal sister. Streisand is Susan Lowenstein, the determined psychiatrist who battles Toms resentment and rage in search of the truth. Their antagonism gradually gives way to love, as Tom and Susan find the secret that unlocks his sisters torment and the courage to change their own lives... A famous adaptation of Pat Conroys best-selling novel.
1991: Academy Awards: 7 Nominations, including Best Movie, Actor and Actress
1991: Golden Globes: Best Actor Drama (Nick Nolte). 3 Nominations
1991: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated Best Actor (Nolte) and Supp Actress (Nelligan)
1991: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Nominated for Best Actor (Nick Nolte)
1991: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Actor (Nick Nolte)
1991: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
1991: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay
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