Original Australian Daybill Poster The World According To Garp
The World According to Garp is a 1982 American comedy-drama film produced and directed by George Roy Hill (Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid), written by Steve Tesich, and starring Robin Williams in the title role. It is based on the novel The World According to Garp by John Irving. For their roles, John Lithgow and Glenn Close were respectively nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the 55th Academy Awards. The World According to Garp was generally well-received by critics. The Beatles classic ‘ When I’m 64’ was also featured in the movie.