Marty | 1955

Drama, Adaptation
A rather obese and lonely Bronx butcher lives with his mother, and his simple-minded shyness and low self-esteem keep him dreaming of the day he could ever find a girl to love him. Finally, he finds it in the arms of a ...more
Director: Delbert Mann
Awards: 4 Oscar wins. Another 10 wins & 4 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Marty

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... Clara

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... Mrs Pilletti

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... Catherine

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... Angie

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... Virginia

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... Thomas

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... Ralph

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... Kid

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... Joe

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Synopsis

A rather obese and lonely Bronx butcher lives with his mother, and his simple-minded shyness and low self-esteem keep him dreaming of the day he could ever find a girl to love him. Finally, he finds it in the arms of a shy, homely schoolteacher. But, then his overprotective mother steps in to try and break it up, which then becomes a test of his own will for independence.

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