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Scent of a Woman

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Original title
Scent of a Woman
Running time
157 min.
United States United States
Bo Goldman (Remake: Ruggero Maccari)
Thomas Newman
Donald E. Thorin
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Universal Pictures
Drama | Remake. Disability
Synopsis / Plot
Hoping to earn extra money over the Thanksgiving weekend, Charlie Simms (Chris O'Donnell), a scholarship student at an exclusive prep school, agrees to look after blind, retired Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade (Al Pacino). The innocent and reserved Simms is immediately thrown off guard by Slade's bullying personality. But Charlie is in for even more surprises when Slade takes off for a wild weekend in New York City that will change the lives of both men forever.
1992: Oscar: Best Actor (for Pacino). 4 Nominations
1992: 3 Golden Globes: Best Movie Drama, Actor (Al Pacino) and Screenplay. 4 Nominations
1992: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Actor (Al Pacino)
1993: Nominated for BAFTA Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay
1992: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Most Promising Actor (Chris O'Donnell). 2 Nominations
1992: Producers Guild Awards (PGA): Nominated for Best Film
1992: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay
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