The Turning Point

Lists: Drama, Romance, Best Picture nominee 1970 to 1979

Brief Synopsis: "When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family."

Overall Ranking: - (Rank from 1977: # 0)

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People Involved

  • Anne Bancroft (Emma Jacklin)
  • Shirley MacLaine (Deedee)
  • Tom Skerritt (Wayne)
  • Mikhail Baryshnikov (Yuri Kopeikine)
  • Leslie Browne (Emilia Rodgers)
  • Martha Scott (Adelaide)
  • Antoinette Sibley (Sevilla Haslam)
  • Alexandra Danilova (Madame Dahkarova)
  • Starr Danias (Carolyn)
  • Marshall Thompson (Carter)
  • James Mitchell (Michael)
  • Daniel Levins (Arnold (as Daniel Levans))
  • Scott Douglas (Freddie)
  • Lisa Lucas (Janina)
  • Phillip Saunders (Ethan)
  • Dennis Nahat (Dennis)
  • Anthony Zerbe (Rosie)