F.D.R. -- The Last Year Poster

Release Date: 1980

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 20 min

Plot Summary
In 1944, despite declining health, Franklin Delano Roosevelt (Jason Robards) decides to run for a fourth presidential term while World War II begins to draw to a close. This account of his final year follows the president's involvement in D-Day planning and his meetings with Joseph Stalin (Nehemiah Persoff) and Winston Churchill (Wensley Pithey). His relationship with his wife, Eleanor (Eileen Heckart), is also explored, as well as his alleged liaison with Lucy Rutherfurd (Kim Hunter).

Cast: Jason Robards, Eileen Heckart, Edward Binns, Nehemiah Persoff, Wensley Pithey, Michael Gross, Terry O'Quinn, Kim Hunter

Director: Anthony Page

Genres: Biography

Keywords: Relationships, Fascinating, 1940s, Moving, Quest


Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie