Five Easy Pieces

  • 1970
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

This episodic character study is one of the key American films of its era. Nicholson, in an early major performance, appears to be a redneck oilrigger in a California oil field. He and his best friend, Bush, when not working together, spend most of their time bowling, downing beers, and just hanging out. This lifestyle is actually a charade. Nicholson hails...read more

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Five Easy Pieces - (Re-release Trailer)
Jack Nicholson's first major movie vehicle was Five Easy Pieces (1970), about a classical pianist pursuing a blue-collar life.

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A classical pianist, who has left his upper-crust life to knock around on the road, returns home to see his ailing father and uptight family, with a pregnant girlfriend in tow.

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