Overview

Frances Austen, whose well-appointed apartment overlooks a park in Vancouver, one cold day, observes a rain-soaked young man on a park bench whom she assumes is homeless. Hoping to repress her loneliness, Frances invites ‘the boy’ inside her home to get warm and ends up encouraging him to stay. The young man accepts her every hospitality—food, clothes, profuse conversation, and a room of his own. Little does she realize that her guest is not the person he appears to be. Nor, for that matter, is Frances the woman that she appears to be.

  1. Robert Altman

    Director

  2. Gillian Freeman

    Writer

  3. Peter Miles

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sandy Dennis

    Sandy Dennis

    Frances Austen

  2. Michael Burns

    Michael Burns

    The Boy

  3. Luana Anders

    Luana Anders

    Sylvia

  4. Michael Murphy

    Michael Murphy

    The Rounder

  5. Susanne Benton

    Susanne Benton

    Nina

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That Cold Day in the Park
That Cold Day in the Park

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 8, 1969
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    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 1h 53m

Budget $500,000.00

Revenue -

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