The King Of Marvin Gardens

  • 1972
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

Alternately dreary and fascinating, THE KING OF MARVIN GARDENS is half of a terrific film, but director Rafelson didn't know which half. After the success of FIVE EASY PIECES, Rafelson attempted to create something as different as possible, but his quest for uniqueness is what did him in. Nicholson plays David Staebler, a long-winded FM talk jockey on a...read more

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Jack Nicholson altogether alone for the opening, and there's more, from director Bob Rafelson's The King Of Marvin Gardens, 1972, also starring Bruce (more…)
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David (Jack Nicholson) arrives from Philadelphia in Atlantic City, not expecting to be greeted by his brother's girlfriend Sally (Ellen Burstyn), or t (more…)
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Under an Atlantic City pier with shiftless brother Jason (Bruce Dern), whom he's bailed out of jail, nerdy David (Jack Nicholson) tries to keep up, wh (more…)
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  • Released: 1972
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Alternately dreary and fascinating, THE KING OF MARVIN GARDENS is half of a terrific film, but director Rafelson didn't know which half. After the success of FIVE EASY PIECES, Rafelson attempted to create something as different as possible, but his quest f… (more)

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