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A Delicate Balance

1973 Rated PG 2hr 12m

Part of the American Film Theatre series, Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning play gets the star treatment with Katharine Hepburn and Paul Scofield playing a long-married couple who'd rather be alone than entertain visitors. The first interloper is Hepburn's drunken sister (Kate Reid), followed by the couple's much-divorced daughter (Lee Remick). But the duo's limit is reached when friends (Joseph Cotten and Betsy Blair) show up unexpectedly.

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Movie Details

1974 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture nominee
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; Edward Albee interview; crew interview; trailer; critical essay; AFT cinebill; still gallery; AFT scrapbook.