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Being There

A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television.


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Being There (1979)
Rating: 8.0/10 (58,926 votes)
Director: Hal Ashby
Writer: Jerzy Kosinski (novel) Jerzy Kosinski (screenplay)
Stars: Peter Sellers Shirley MacLaine Melvyn Douglas Jack Warden
Runtime: 130 min
Rated: PG
Genre: Comedy Drama
Released: 26 May 1980
Plot: A simple, sheltered gardener becomes an unlikely trusted advisor to a powerful businessman and an insider in Washington politics.