On Golden Pond
The loons are back again on Golden Pond and so are Norman Thayer, a retired professor, and Ethel who have had a summer cottage there since early in their marriage. This summer their daughter Chelsea -- whom they haven't seen for years -- feels she must be there for Norman's birthday. She and her fiance are on their way to Europe the next day but will be back in a couple of weeks to pick up the fiance's son. When she returns Chelsea is married and her stepson has the relationship with her father that she always wanted. Will father and daughter be able to communicate at last?
Director: Mark Rydell
Writer: Ernest Thompson (screenplay), Ernest Thompson (based on his play)
Released: 12 Feb 1982
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. Another 11 wins & 23 nominations.
Movie Video Clips
I heard you turned 80 today
You like that word
You old poop
It doesn't have to ruin your life
How old will you be
You want to know why I came back so fast
How does it feel to turn eighty
I didn't think we were mad
You really are the sweetest man in the...
Are there any bears around here
That son of a bitch happens to be my...
They're welcoming us back
Would you like the room where I first...
I might not stick around here
The Indians used a different grade of...
Don't be such an old poop
Look at the Goddamned Orioles
Who the hell is that