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Tender Mercies

1983 Rated PG 1hr 32m

Alcoholic drifter Mac Sledge comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must face a painful past and an uncertain future.

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Movie Details

1984 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Drama)
  • Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture nominee
  • Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
  • Best Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
1984 Academy Award®
  • Best Actor: Robert Duvall
  • Best Writing Original Screenplay
  • Best Picture nominee
  • Best Music Song nominee
  • Best Director nominee: Bruce Beresford
Parental guidance suggested. Some material may not be suitable for children.
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 1.77:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; all-new making-of featurette with cast interviews; cast and crew information.