While on shore leave, sailor John Baggs Jr. (James Caan) wins some alone time with prostitute Maggie (Marsha Mason) but has second thoughts about how to spend the evening when he discovers her hard-knock life. So what does he do? He ends up marrying the single mother. But Maggie finds she can't settle into married life and runs off, forcing Baggs into a sticky situation with his superiors. Eli Wallach, Dabney Coleman and Kirk Calloway co-star.
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- Mark Rydell
- This movie is
- 1974 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama)
- Best Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- 1974 Academy Award®
- Best Actress nominee: Marsha Mason
- Best Music Score nominee
- Best Music Song nominee
RRestricted. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it