Kramer vs. Kramer

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

There are three sides to this love story.

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1979-12-07
  • User Rating: 7.5/10 from 1957 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Columbia Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Robert Benton
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From 1,957 Ratings


Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy.

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  • Dustin Hoffman

    as Ted Kramer
  • Meryl Streep

    as Joanna Kramer
  • Jane Alexander

    as Margaret Phelps
  • Justin Henry

    as Billy Kramer
  • Howard Duff

    as John Shaunessy
  • George Coe

    as Jim O'Connor
  • JoBeth Williams

    as Phyllis Bernard
  • Bill Moor

    as Gressen
  • Howland Chamberlain

    as Judge Atkins
  • Jack Ramage

    as Spencer
  • Jess Osuna

    as Ackerman
  • Nicholas Hormann

    as Interviewer
  • Ellen Parker

    as Teacher
  • Shelby Brammer

    as Ted's Secretary
  • Carol Nadell

    as Mrs. Kline
  • Donald Gantry

    as Surgeon
  • Joe Seneca

    as Partygoer
  • David Golden

    as Grocer
  • Sean Albertson

    as Boy in Hospital (uncredited)
  • Iris Klein

    as Partygoer (as Iris Alhanti)
Editing Gerald B. Greenberg Editor
Costume & Make-Up Ruth Morley Costume Design
Editing Bill Pankow Assistant Editor
Camera Néstor Almendros Director of Photography
Writing Robert Benton Screenplay
Directing Robert Benton Director
Camera Tom Priestley Jr. Camera Operator
Crew Edward Garzero Scenic Artist
Art Alan Hicks Set Decoration
Art Paul Sylbert Production Design
Production Stanley R. Jaffe Producer
Sound Sanford Rackow Supervising Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Marilyn Putnam Costumer
Art Merle Eckert Construction Coordinator
Writing Avery Corman Novel
Sound Arthur Bloom Boom Operator
Production Shirley Rich Casting
Production David Golden Production Manager
Production Brooke Kennedy Location Manager
Sound Erma E. Levin Music Editor
Sound James Perdue Sound Recordist
Art Thomas Saccio Property Master
Sound Stan Bochner Sound Editor
Lighting Jerry DeBlau Best Boy Electric
Costume & Make-Up Allen Weisinger Makeup Artist
Production Marion Billings Publicist
Directing Renata Stoia Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Joseph Coscia Hairstylist
Camera Vinnie Gerardo First Assistant Camera
Production Richard Fischoff Associate Producer
Sound Jack C. Jacobsen Sound Mixer
Directing Thomas John Kane First Assistant Director
Camera Holly Bower Still Photographer
Directing Yudi Bennett Second Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Al Craine Costumer
Crew Ann Guerin Unit Publicist
Camera Kenneth Goss Key Grip