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Sophie's Choice (1982)

R
150 min | Drama, Romance

Sophie is the survivor of Nazi concentration camps, who has found a reason to live with Nathan, a sparkling if unsteady American Jew obsessed with the Holocaust. They befriend Stingo, the movie's narrator, a young American writer new to ...See moreSophie is the survivor of Nazi concentration camps, who has found a reason to live with Nathan, a sparkling if unsteady American Jew obsessed with the Holocaust. They befriend Stingo, the movie's narrator, a young American writer new to New York City. But the happiness of Sophie and Nathan is endangered by her ghosts and his obsessions. Written by Reid Gagle See less
Writers
William Styron (based on the novel: "Sophie's Choice" by) | Alan J. Pakula (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Néstor Almendros (as Nestor Almendros)
Casting Director
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Budget
$ 12,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 202,131
Gross (USA)
$ 30,036,000
Gross (World)
$ 30,036,000
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Release date
Mar 4, 1983 (United States)

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39 cast members
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Meryl Streep
Sophie Sophie   See fewer
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Kevin Kline
Nathan Nathan   See fewer
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Rita Karin
Yetta Yetta   See fewer
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Greta Turken
Leslie Lapidus Leslie Lapidus   See fewer
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Josh Mostel
Morris Fink Morris Fink   See fewer
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Marcell Rosenblatt
Astrid Weinstein Astrid Weinstein   See fewer
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Moishe Rosenfeld
Moishe Rosenblum Moishe Rosenblum   See fewer
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Robin Bartlett
Lillian Grossman Lillian Grossman   See fewer
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Eugene Lipinski
Polish Professor Polish Professor   See fewer
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John Rothman
Librarian Librarian   See fewer
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Joseph Leon
Dr. Blackstock Dr. Blackstock   See fewer
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David Wohl
English Teacher English Teacher   See fewer
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Nina Polan
Woman in English Class Woman in English Class   See fewer
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Alexander Sirotin
Man #1 in English Class Man #1 in English Class   See fewer
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Armand Dahan
Man #2 in English Class Man #2 in English Class   See fewer
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Cortez Nance Jr.
Bellboy (as Cortez Nance) Bellboy (as Cortez Nance)   See fewer
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Günther Maria Halmer
Rudolf Hoess (as Gunther Maria Halmer) Rudolf Hoess (as Gunther Maria Halmer)   See fewer
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Karlheinz Hackl
SS Doctor SS Doctor   See fewer
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Ulli Fessl
Frau Hoess Frau Hoess   See fewer
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Melanie Pianka
Emmi Hoess Emmi Hoess   See fewer
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Eugeniusz Priwieziencew
Prisoner at Shower Prisoner at Shower   See fewer
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Krystyna Karkowska
Prisoner-Housekeeper Prisoner-Housekeeper   See fewer
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Nedim Prohic
Josef (as Neddim Prohic) Josef (as Neddim Prohic)   See fewer
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Jennifer Lawn
Sophie's Child Sophie's Child   See fewer
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Adrian Kalitka
Sophie's Child Sophie's Child   See fewer
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Peter Wagenbreth
Hoess' Aide (as Peter Wegenbreth) Hoess' Aide (as Peter Wegenbreth)   See fewer
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Vida Jerman
Female SS Guard Female SS Guard   See fewer
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Irena Hampel
German Child German Child   See fewer
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Sandra Markota
German Child German Child   See fewer
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Hrvoje Sostaric
German Child German Child   See fewer
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Marko Zec
German Child German Child   See fewer
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Ivica Pajer
Sophie's Father (as Ivo Pajer) Sophie's Father (as Ivo Pajer)   See fewer
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Michaela Karacic
Sophie as a Child Sophie as a Child   See fewer
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Josef Sommer
Narrator (voice) Narrator (voice)   See fewer
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Tobin Bell
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bobby DeAngelo
NYPD Photograper (uncredited) NYPD Photograper (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 35,553 votes