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Sophie's Choice (1982)


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Title: Sophie's Choice (1982)

Tagline: Between the innocent, the romantic, the sensual, and the unthinkable. There are still some things we have yet to imagine.

Genre: Drama, Romance

Director: Alan J. Pakula

Cast: Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Peter MacNicol, Rita Karin, Stephen D. Newman, Greta Turken, Josh Mostel, Marcell Rosenblatt, Moishe Rosenfeld, Robin Bartlett, Eugene Lipinski, John Rothman, Joseph Leon, David Wohl, Nina Polan, Günther Maria Halmer, Karlheinz Hackl, Ulli Fessl, Eugeniusz Priwieziencew, Krystyna Karkowska, Katharina Thalbach, Peter Wagenbreth, Ivica Pajer, Josef Sommer

Release: 1982-12-08

Runtime: 151

Plot: 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 relationship increasingly unravels as Stingo grows closer to Sophie and Nathan's fragile mental state becomes ever more apparent.
Sophie's Choice (1982)