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Scent of a Woman is a american film of genre Drama directed by Martin Brest released in USA on 23 december 1992 with Al Pacino

Scent of a Woman (1992)

Scent of a Woman
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Released in USA 23 december 1992
Length 2h37
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Comedy,    Comedy-drama
Rating79% 3.998813.998813.998813.998813.99881

Scent of a Woman is a 1992 American drama directed and produced by Martin Brest that tells the story of a preparatory school student who takes a job as an assistant to an irascible, blind, medically retired Army officer. The film stars Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Gabrielle Anwar.

A remake of Dino Risi's 1974 Italian film Profumo di donna, it was adapted by Bo Goldman from the novel Il buio e il miele (Italian: Darkness and Honey) by Giovanni Arpino and from the 1974 screenplay by Ruggero Maccari and Dino Risi.

Pacino won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance and the film was nominated for Best Director, Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay. The film won three major awards at the Golden Globe Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Actor and Best Motion Picture – Drama.

The film was shot primarily around New York state. Portions of the movie were filmed on location at Princeton University in Princeton, New Jersey; at the Emma Willard School, an all-girls school in Troy, New York; and at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School in New York City.

Synopsis

Charlie Simms is a student at an exclusive New England prep school. Unlike most of his peers, Charlie was not born to a wealthy family. To pay for a flight home to Oregon for Christmas, Charlie accepts a temporary job over Thanksgiving weekend looking after retired Army Ranger Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade, whom Charlie discovers to be a cantankerous, blind alcoholic.

Actors

Al Pacino

(Lieutenant Colonel Frank Slade)
Chris O'Donnell

(Charlie Simms)
James Rebhorn

(Mr. Trask)
Gabrielle Anwar

(Donna)
Philip Seymour Hoffman

(George Willis, Jr.)
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