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Love Story -- Harvard Law student/hockey jock (Oliver Barrett IV) meets Radcliffe music wonk (Jennifer Cavalleri)...

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Director:
Writer:
Erich Segal (written by)
Contact:
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Release Date:
16 December 1970 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Love means never having to say you're sorry
Plot:
A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing - and then tragedy strikes. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
Won Oscar. Another 12 wins & 13 nominations See more »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Ali MacGraw ... Jenny

Ryan O'Neal ... Oliver

John Marley ... Phil

Ray Milland ... Oliver Barrett III
Russell Nype ... Dean Thompson
Katharine Balfour ... Mrs. Barrett (as Katherine Balfour)
Sydney Walker ... Dr. Shapeley
Robert Modica ... Dr. Addison
Walker Daniels ... Oliver's Roommate, Ray

Tommy Lee Jones ... Oliver's Roommate, Hank (as Tom Lee Jones)
John Merensky ... Oliver's Roommate, Steve

Andrew Duncan ... Rev. Blauvelt
Charlotte Ford ... Clerk

Sudie Bond (as Sudi Bond)
Julie Garfield ... Bystander at Harpsichord Concerto
Kevin O'Neal
Milo Boulton (as Milo Bolton)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Stephen Dowling ... Cornell Hockey Player (uncredited)

Bob O'Connell ... Tommy the Doorman (uncredited)
Ellen Stretton ... Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Donald Warnock ... Harvard Student with Big Black Glasses (uncredited)
Mike Wheeler ... Cornell Player #17 (uncredited)
Grant Willis ... Harvard Student (uncredited)

Directed by
Arthur Hiller 
 
Writing credits
Erich Segal (written by)

Produced by
David Golden .... executive producer
Howard G. Minsky .... producer
 
Original Music by
Francis Lai 
 
Cinematography by
Richard C. Kratina (director of photography) (as Dick Kratina)
 
Film Editing by
Robert C. Jones 
 
Casting by
Andrea Eastman 
 
Art Direction by
Robert Gundlach 
 
Set Decoration by
Philip Smith 
 
Costume Design by
Alice Manougian Martin 
Pearl Somner 
 
Makeup Department
Martin Bell .... makeup artist (as Marty Bell)
William A. Farley .... hair stylist (as William Farley)
 
Production Management
Sal Scoppa Jr. .... unit production manager (as Sal Scoppa)
Steven P. Skloot .... unit production manager (as Steven Skloot)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Peter R. Scoppa .... assistant director (as Peter Scoppa)
 
Art Department
Joseph M. Caracciolo .... property master (as Joseph Caracciolo)
 
Sound Department
Charles Grenzbach .... sound recordist (as Bud Grenzbach)
Jack C. Jacobson .... sound recordist
Kitty Malone .... foley artist (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Lou Barlia .... camera operator
Ed Quinn .... key grip
Frank Schulz .... gaffer (as Frank Schultz)
Vinnie Gerardo .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Ed Brennan .... wardrobe
Linda Howard .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Robert Bain .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
Tommy Tedesco .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Robert Cleary .... technical advisor: hockey sequences
William Cleary .... technical advisor: hockey sequences
Nicholas Sgarro .... script supervisor (as Nick Sgarro)
Gary Gillingham .... production accountant (uncredited)
Dolores Rubin .... script supervisor: California (uncredited)
Louise Stein .... trainee script supervisor (uncredited)
 
Crew verified as complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Love Story" - Canada (English title) (imdb display title)
"Historia de amor" - Colombia (imdb display title), Mexico, Peru (imdb display title), Uruguay (original subtitled version)
"Love Story" - Argentina, Chile (imdb display title)
"История любви" - Russia
"Любовна история" - Bulgaria (Bulgarian title)
"Armastuse lugu" - Estonia (imdb display title)
"Aru ai no uta" - Japan (imdb display title)
"Ask hikâyesi" - Turkey (Turkish title)
"Dastan-e eshgh" - Iran (Persian title) (imdb display title)
"História de Amor" - Portugal (imdb display title)
"Istoria agapis" - Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title)
"Ljubavna priča" - Serbia
"Love Story" - Hungary
"Love Story" - West Germany
"Love Story" - Denmark
"Love Story" - Poland
"Love Story" - Finland (imdb display title)
"Love Story" - Portugal (imdb display title)
"Love Story - Uma História de Amor" - Brazil
"Poveste de dragoste" - Romania (imdb display title)
"Rakkaustarina" - Finland (TV title)
"Sipur Ahava" - Israel (Hebrew title)
"Une histoire d'amour" - Canada (French title)
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MPAA:
Rated PG for language and a love scene (re-rating) (2000)
Runtime:
99 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:
Argentina:Atp | Australia:PG | Australia:A (original rating) | Canada:PG (Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:A (Nova Scotia) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Finland:S | Iceland:L | Ireland:PG | Netherlands:14 (original rating) | Norway:7 (original rating) | Norway:11 (re-rating) | Peru:Apt | Singapore:PG | South Korea:15 | Sweden:Btl | UK:AA (original rating) | UK:PG (re-rating) (2007) (2013) | UK:PG (video rating) (1987) (2001) (2012) | USA:GP (original rating) (certificate #22601) | USA:PG (re-rating) (2000) (MPAA rating: certificate #22601) | West Germany:12

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The movie's line "Love means never having to say you're sorry." was voted as the #13 movie quote by the American Film Institute.See more »
Goofs:
Crew or equipment visible: Camera shadow on street and car when they are talking about naming the baby Bozo.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Oliver Barrett IV:What can you say about a twenty-five-year-old girl who died? That she was beautiful and brilliant? That she loved Mozart and Bach, the Beatles, and me?
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Soundtrack:
Silent NightSee more »

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