The Way We Were

The Way We Were (1973)

Everything seemed so important then... even love!

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 1973-10-17
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 440 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 58min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Tom Ward Enterprises
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Sydney Pollack
star 6.9/10
From 440 Ratings


Two desperate people have a wonderful romance, but their political views and convictions drive them apart.

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  • Barbra Streisand

    as Katie Morosky
  • Robert Redford

    as Hubbell Gardner
  • Bradford Dillman

    as J.J.
  • Lois Chiles

    as Carol Ann
  • Patrick O'Neal

    as George Bissinger
  • Viveca Lindfors

    as Paula Reisner
  • Allyn Ann McLerie

    as Rhea Edwards
  • Murray Hamilton

    as Brooks Carpenter
  • Herb Edelman

    as Bill Verso
  • Diana Ewing

    as Vicki Bissinger
  • Sally Kirkland

    as Pony Dunbar
  • Marcia Mae Jones

    as Peggy Vanderbilt
  • Don Keefer

    as Actor
  • George Gaynes

    as El Morocco Captain
  • Eric Boles

    as Army Corporal
  • Barbara Peterson

    as Ashe Blonde
  • Roy Jenson

    as Army Captain
  • Brendan Kelly

    as Rally Speaker
  • James Woods

    as Frankie McVeigh
  • Constance Forslund

    as Jenny
  • Robert Gerringer

    as Dr. Short
  • Susan Blakely

    as Judianne
  • Edward Power

    as Airforce
  • Susanne Zenor

    as Dumb Blonde
  • Dan Seymour

    as Guest
  • Mikel Angel

    as Man in a Crowd (uncredited)
  • Dick Cherney

    as Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Robert Cole

    as Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Dorian Cusick

    as Professor's Wife (uncredited)
  • Robert Dahdah

    as Officer Passing Plaza (uncredited)
  • Brent Dunsford

    as Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Sig Frohlich

    as Reporter (uncredited)
  • Beverly Goodman

    as Pedestrian (uncredited)
  • Marvin Hamlisch

    as Movie Screening Guest (uncredited)
  • Bob Harks

    as Bus Boy (uncredited)
  • Michael Jeffers

    as Newspaper Vendor (uncredited)
  • R.C. Keene

    as College Student (uncredited)
  • Don Koll

    as Officer Dining (uncredited)
  • John Marlin

    as Waiter (uncredited)
  • Hans Moebus

    as Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Bruce Pecheur

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Leoda Richards

    as Protester (uncredited)
  • Al Roberts

    as Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
  • Clark Ross

    as Protester (uncredited)
  • Cornelia Sharpe

    as Girl at Party (uncredited)
  • Robert Strong

    as Protester (uncredited)
  • Andrea True

    as Woman (uncredited)
Editing John F. Burnett Editor
Production Ray Stark Producer
Directing Sydney Pollack Director
Camera Harry Stradling Jr. Director of Photography
Sound Marvin Hamlisch Original Music Composer
Crew Grover Dale Choreographer
Writing Arthur Laurents Writer
Production Richard N. Roth Associate Producer
Art Stephen B. Grimes Production Design
Art William Kiernan Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Dorothy Jeakins Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Moss Mabry Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Donald Cash Jr. Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Gary Liddiard Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kaye Pownall Hairstylist
Crew Francis Ford Coppola Additional Writing
Crew Paddy Chayefsky Additional Writing
Crew Herb Gardner Additional Writing
Crew David Rayfiel Additional Writing
Crew Alvin Sargent Additional Writing
Crew Dalton Trumbo Additional Writing
Sound Marvin Hamlisch Songs
Writing Alan Bergman Lyricist
Writing Marilyn Bergman Lyricist
Writing Francis Ford Coppola Writer