Kramer vs. Kramer

1979 PG 1h 45m 7.8

After his wife leaves him, a work-obsessed Manhattan advertising executive is forced to learn long-neglected parenting skills, but a heated custody battle over the couple's young son deepens the wounds left by the separation.

Ted Kramer is a career man for whom his work comes before his family. His wife Joanna cannot take this anymore, so she decides to leave him. Ted is now faced with the tasks of housekeeping and taking care of himself and their young son Billy. When he has learned to adjust his life to these new responsibilities, Joanna resurfaces and wants Billy back. Ted, however, refuses to give him up, so they go to court to fight for the custody of their son.

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Info about Kramer vs. Kramer

Studio(s): Columbia Pictures

Originally Released: United States on Dec 19, 1979

Box Office Gross: $14,658,467.00

Budget: $8,000,000.00

Genres: Drama