Ted Kramer's wife leaves him, allowing for a lost bond to be rediscovered between Ted and his son, Billy. But a heated custody battle ensues over the divorced couple's son, deepening the wounds left by the separation.
Robert Benton-directed film about a vicious custody battle over a divorced couple's son. The film won five Academy Awards including Best Picture.
The film was remade in India with Akele Hum Akele Tum in 1995 and in Mexico with the 2013 feature No se aceptan devoluciones.