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The Subject Was Roses

G| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
Timmy Cleary (Martin Sheen), who was once considered timid, returns from duty in World War II with newfound confidence. Soon, he realizes that his parents, John (Jack Albertson) and Nettie (Patricia Neal), have long been feigning happiness for the benefit of their son. John is a heavy drinker guilty of numerous infidelities, while Nettie has deeply resented her husband and coddled Timmy for years. When Timmy tries to resolve his parents' issues for them, emotional chaos ensues.

Cast: Patricia Neal , Jack Albertson , Martin Sheen , Don Saxon , Elaine Williams , Grant Gordon ,

Director: Ulu Grosbard

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

The Subject Was Roses (1968)

Release Date: October 13th, 1968|1 hr. 47 min.

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