Overview

The young Harold lives in his own world of suicide-attempts and funeral visits to avoid the misery of his current family and home environment. Harold meets an 80-year-old woman named Maude who also lives in her own world yet one in which she is having the time of her life. When the two opposites meet they realize that their differences don’t matter and they become best friends and love each other.

  1. Colin Higgins

    Author

  2. Hal Ashby

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ruth Gordon

    Ruth Gordon

    Dame Marjorie "Maude" Chardin

  2. Bud Cort

    Bud Cort

    Harold Parker Chasen

  3. Vivian Pickles

    Vivian Pickles

    Mrs. Chasen

  4. Cyril Cusack

    Cyril Cusack

    Glaucus

  5. Charles Tyner

    Charles Tyner

    Uncle Victor

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Harold and Maude
Harold and Maude

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 20, 1971
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $1,200,000.00

Revenue -

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