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1998-02-12 | Drama / Mystery

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A small town policeman must investigate a suspicious hunting accident. The investigation and other events result in him slowly disintegrating mentally.
Director: Paul Schrader
Stars: Nick Nolte, James Coburn

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    Best Actor in a Supporting Role

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    Best Actor in a Leading Role

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    Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama


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Affliction FAQ

A small town policeman must investigate a suspicious hunting accident. The investigation and other events result in him slowly disintegrating mentally..
On June 11, 2021, the IMDB rating of Affliction is 7.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 88/100, Metacritic rating is 79/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The certification of Affliction is R.
The casts of Affliction are Nick Nolte starring as Wade Whitehouse, James Coburn starring as Glen Whitehouse, Sissy Spacek starring as Margie Fogg, Willem Dafoe starring as Rolfe Whitehouse, Brigid Tierney starring as Jill, Holmes Osborne starring as Gordon LaRivière.
The full version of Affliction is provided by Tubi TV , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Epix
The release date of Affliction is February 12, 1998.
The production budget of Affliction was 6,000,000 USD.
The director of Affliction is Paul Schrader.
On June 11, 2021, there were 5217 public reaction to Affliction including more rewarding, whodunit, build a scene, for pandemic era, beautiful acting.
The genre of Affliction is Drama,Mystery,Thriller.
Affliction won 1999 Academy Awards, USA, 1999 National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA, 1999 Sant Jordi Awards, 1999 Young Artist Awards, 1998 New York Film Critics Circle Awards, 1997 Valladolid International Film Festival.
The runtime of Affliction is 114 minutes.