• Marsha  Mason

    Marsha Mason

    Born on April 3rd, 1942

    From St. Louis, Missouri, USA

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Only When I Laugh Poster

Only When I Laugh

Actress Georgia (Marsha Mason) gets out of treatment for alcohol addiction, only to be greeted by a host of interpersonal problems. Her two best friends are dragging her down with their self-involvement, but her friends are the least of her worries. Stress levels skyrocket when Georgia's angst-ridden teenager, Polly (Kristy McNichol), needs a place to live, and her ex-husband (David Dukes) pressures her to star in a new film that spills secrets about their defunct relationship.

Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Chapter Two Poster

Chapter Two

Leo Schneider (Joseph Bologna) introduces his brother, George (James Caan), to a vivacious, recently divorced actress named Jennie MacLaine (Marsha Mason). Although George was mourning his wife's death, he feels the spark of life return after his date with Jennie. They commence a whirlwind relationship, and in the blink of an eye they are suddenly married and on their honeymoon. Soon after, however, George begins feeling concerned that their union may have been somewhat hasty.

Golden Globe (1980)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
Promises in the Dark Poster

Promises in the Dark

A divorced doctor (Marsha Mason) is touched by the plight of her patient, a teenage girl (Kathleen Beller) dying of cancer.

Golden Globe (1980)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama