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You're a Big Boy Now (9-Dec-1966)

Director: Francis Ford Coppola

Writer: Francis Ford Coppola

From novel: You're a Big Boy Now by David Benedictus

Keywords: Romantic Drama, Coming of Age, New York

Bernard Chanticleer is a virginal boy now on his own in New York; he falls for a go-go dancer who treats him shabbily. Another girl, Amy, develops a crush on Bernard. This film is Francis Ford Coppola's master's thesis for UCLA. Interesting 1960s snapshot, with some good behind-the-scenes at the New York Public Library. Geraldine Page received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

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