Based on the John Irving novel, this film chronicles the life of T S Garp, and his mother, Jenny. Whilst Garp sees himself as a "serious" writer, Jenny writes a feminist manifesto at an opportune time, and finds herself as a magnet for all manner of distressed women.

Directing:
  • George Roy Hill

Writing:
  • John Irving
  • Steve Tesich

Stars:
Release Date: 1982-08-13
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  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 136
  • Budget: $17,000,000
  • Revenue: $29,712,172