VINTAGE FILM A Thousand Clowns

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A Thousand Clowns

An unemployed writer (Robards) strives to prove to a Social Services agent (Harris) that he’s a capable guardian for his nephew, while avoiding taking a normal job. Martin Balsam, playing the writer’s agent, shines as always.

Director: Fred Coe

Starring: Barbara Harris, Jason Robards, Martin Balsam

Major nominations on original release : Academy Award nominations for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Martin Balsam - won)

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