Being There

Being There

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Chance (Peter Sellers) is a simple gardener who has been isolated all his life in a Washington DC townhouse. He knows only what he's seen on TV. When his employer dies he is cast into the world in Hal Ashby's (Harold and Maude) comedy based on the novel by Jerzy Kosinski.

1979Rating: PG, contains sexual references130 minsUSA
Hal Ashby ('Harold and Maude', 'Coming Home', 'The Last Detail', 'Shampoo')
Peter SellersShirley MacLaineJack WardenRichard DysartMelvyn Douglas

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Being There | Awards

Award Winner
Best Supporting Actor (Douglas), Academy Awards 1980.