The World According To Garp

  • 1982
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Drama

Empty shortening of Irving's book reaches for profundity, and comes up courageous but brainless. It's actually a bittersweet string of sketches, attempting to explain a man's growth from birth to adulthood and how he deals with the vices of lust and fanaticism that whirl around him. Garp is born to a formidable unmarried mother, Jenny Fields, played by...read more

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  • Released: 1982
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Empty shortening of Irving's book reaches for profundity, and comes up courageous but brainless. It's actually a bittersweet string of sketches, attempting to explain a man's growth from birth to adulthood and how he deals with the vices of lust and fanati… (more)

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