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Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Updated: May 30, 2023

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.

Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) Movie Poster
Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) Movie Poster


  • Robert Benton



  • Robert Benton

Based on Kramer Versus Kramer 1977 novel

  • Avery Corman


  • Dustin Hoffman as Ted Kramer

  • Meryl Streep as Joanna (Stern) Kramer

  • Justin Henry as Billy Kramer

  • Jane Alexander as Margaret Phelps

  • Petra King as Petie Phelps

  • Melissa Morell as Kim Phelps

  • Howard Duff as John Shaunessy

  • George Coe as Jim O'Connor

  • JoBeth Williams as Phyllis Bernard

  • Howland Chamberlain as Judge Atkins

  • Dan Tyra as Court Clerk

Sources: IMDB & WIKI


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