ALICE DOESN'T LIVE HERE ANYMORE (1975) C widescreen 112m dir: Martin Scorsese
w/Ellen Burstyn, Kris Kristofferson, Jodie Foster, Diane Ladd, Alfred Lutter, Harvey Keitel, Vic Tayback, Billie Green Bush, Valerie Curtin
Memorable, poignant comedy-drama about a 35-year-old who finds her identity while being obliged to cope with the harsh reality of economic survival. Burstyn deservedly won an Academy Award for her portrait of an itinerant ex-housewife turned waitress-singer trying to support herself and her 12-year-old son. The basis for the TV series "Alice."