Why to Watch - Sophie's Choice

If you’ve never seen this movie then what have you been doing with your life? Do you hate Meryl Streep? What kind of sick monster are you?



Sophie's Choice Drama, Romance | 150min | March 4, 1983 (United States) 7.6
Director: Alan J. PakulaWriter: William Styron, Alan J. PakulaStars: Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Peter MacNicolSummary: Sophie is the survivor of Nazi concentration camps, who has found a reason to live with Nathan, a sparkling if unsteady American Jew obsessed with the Holocaust. They befriend Stingo, the movie's narrator, a young American writer new to New York City. But the happiness of Sophie and Nathan is endangered by her ghosts and his obsessions. —Reid Gagle


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