8 Nominations

5 Wins

Ordinary People

Beth, Calvin, and their son Conrad are living in the aftermath of the death of the other son. Conrad is overcome by grief and misplaced guilt to the extent of a suicide attempt. He is in therapy. Beth had always preferred his brother and is having difficulty being supportive to Conrad. Calvin is trapped between the two trying to hold the family together.

Role Credit
Director: Robert Redford
Writer: Alvin Sargent
Cast: Donald Sutherland , Mary Tyler Moore , Judd Hirsch , Timothy Hutton , Elizabeth McGovern

Golden Globe Awards