Curated Movies Categorized By Disability, Disorder, Disease And Other Human Challenges

Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin

Private Benjamin

R Action , Comedy , Romance , War
Death of Spouse Language Acquisition Enabling Sexual Harassment, Female Second Language Acquisition Heart Attack Sexual Satisfaction Sexual Dissatisfaction Co-Dependent Personality Disorder Accent Reduction
Running time: 109 min
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination.

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In a 1980 Philadelphia suburb, after her second husband, an aggressive lawyer, dies on their wedding night, Judy, who has been raised to be a wife, secludes her depressed self in a motel room and then secretly joins the United States Army. Here, Judy realizes she has never made an independent decision in her thirty-year-old life. Her reality test lesson goes from bad to inspirational as Judy discovers exactly what she can accomplish.

Director : Howard Zieff
Cast : Goldie Hawn, Eileen Brennan, Armand Assante, Robert Webber, Sam Wannamaker, Mary Kay Place, Barbara Barrie
Writer : Nancy Meyers, Charles Shyer, Harvey Miller
Language : English



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