Butterflies Are Free

  • 1972
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Drama

Free spirit Hawn helps timid, intelligent, young blind man Albert break away from the overprotection of his mother, Heckart. At first resenting the girl's intrusion into her son's life (which includes a few lessons in sex), Heckart finally realizes that her son needs to become self-reliant. Three good performances by the principals help the film overcome...read more

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A blind man trying to escape his protective mother (Eileen Heckart) falls for an aspiring actress (Goldie Hawn) in Butterflies Are Free (1972).

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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Free spirit Hawn helps timid, intelligent, young blind man Albert break away from the overprotection of his mother, Heckart. At first resenting the girl's intrusion into her son's life (which includes a few lessons in sex), Heckart finally realizes that he… (more)

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