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Stingo, a young writer, moves to Brooklyn in 1947 to begin work on his first novel. As he becomes friendly with Sophie and her lover Nathan, he learns that she is a Holocaust survivor. Flashbacks reveal her harrowing story, from pre-war prosperity to Auschwitz. In the present, Sophie and Nathan's re

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1982-12-08

Runtime 151 minutes

Budget $12m

Revenue $30m


TMDB 7.4


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gingergirl455 shared a tip "Heart wrenching."

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carolyn_powell shared a tip "This movie was entertaining yet tragic based on choices made by Sophie. Have Kleenex handy."

barbara_johnson_4185 shared a tip "Meryl Streep's acting was superb."

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jo-ann_robinson_jon shared a tip "That a mother would be forced to choose between her children -- never imagined that the Nazis could exercise such cruelty."

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sarah_carda shared a tip "In my opinion the best female performance. Meryl Streep was exceptional in a heart breaking role."

lorraine_3741 shared a tip "Most incredible movie and genius Merrel Streep"

joan_zuzga shared a tip "Novel and film excellent!"

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