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Being There

Being There

Year
Genre
Personal Score
Public Score
   7.7 / 10 (518 votes)
MPAA Rating
Running Time
130 mins
Media Type
Animated?
No
Country
Production Companies
United Artists,
Lorimar Film Entertainment,
BSB,
CIP,
NatWest Ventures,
New Gold Entertainment,
Northstar Media
Revenue
$30,177,511
Release Date
December 19, 1979
Director
Hal Ashby
Producers
Charles Mulvehill,
Andrew Braunsberg,
Jack Schwartzman (executive)
Writers
Robert C. Jones,
Jerzy KosiƄski

Summary

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television.
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