A Star Is Born is a 1976 rock music film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand who enters show business, and meets and falls in love with an established male star, played by Kris Kristofferson, only to find her career ascending while his goes into decline.

  1. Robert Carson

    Screenplay, Writer

  2. William A. Wellman

    Screenplay, Writer

  3. Frank Pierson

    Director, Writer

  4. John Gregory Dunne


  5. Joan Didion


Top Billed Cast

  1. Barbra Streisand

    Barbra Streisand

    Esther Hoffman

  2. Kris Kristofferson

    Kris Kristofferson

    John Norman Howard

  3. Gary Busey

    Gary Busey

    Bobbie Ritchie

  4. Oliver Clark

    Oliver Clark

    Gary Danziger

  5. Venetta Fields

    One of the Oreos

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A Star Is Born
A Star Is Born


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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 17, 1976


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 19m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue $161,000,000.00

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