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Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

PG
105 min | Drama

Ted Kramer's wife leaves him, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.
Writers
Avery Corman (from the novel by) | Robert Benton (written for the screen by)
Cinematographer
Néstor Almendros (as Nestor Almendros)
Editor
Gerald B. Greenberg (as Jerry Greenberg)
Casting Director
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Budget
$ 8,000,000
Gross (USA)
$ 106,260,000
Gross (World)
$ 106,260,000
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Release date
Dec 19, 1979 (United States)

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37 cast members
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Dustin Hoffman
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Meryl Streep
Joanna Kramer Joanna Kramer   See fewer
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Jane Alexander
Margaret Phelps Margaret Phelps   See fewer
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Justin Henry
Billy Kramer Billy Kramer   See fewer
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Howard Duff
John Shaunessy John Shaunessy   See fewer
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George Coe
Jim O'Connor Jim O'Connor   See fewer
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JoBeth Williams
Phyllis Bernard (as Jobeth Williams) Phyllis Bernard (as Jobeth Williams)   See fewer
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Bill Moor
Gressen Gressen   See fewer
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Howland Chamberlain
Judge Atkins Judge Atkins   See fewer
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Jack Ramage
Spencer Spencer   See fewer
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Jess Osuna
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Ellen Parker
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Shelby Brammer
Ted's Secretary Ted's Secretary   See fewer
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Carol Nadell
Mrs. Kline Mrs. Kline   See fewer
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Donald Gantry
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Judith Calder
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Peter Lownds
Norman Norman   See fewer
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Kathleen Keller
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Ingeborg Sørensen
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Iris Klein
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Richard Barris
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Evelyn Hope Bunn
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Joann Friedman
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Quentin J. Hruska
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Joe Seneca
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Dan Tyra
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David Golden
Grocer Grocer   See fewer
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Petra King
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Melissa Morell
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Frederick W. Hand
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7.8 / 10 | 114,395 votes