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Charly

1968 Rated PG 1hr 43m

Inspired by Daniel Keyes's short story "Flowers for Algernon," this poignant drama explores what happens when Charly Gordon (Oscar winner Cliff Robertson), a mentally challenged adult, gradually develops a genius-level IQ following experimental surgery. But Charley's personality changes are not all welcome, and when he learns that his increased intelligence may not last forever, he becomes despondent.

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Movie Details

Awards
1969 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
  • Best Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
1969 Academy Award®
Ratings
PG
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

Yes

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.