Original Australian One Sheet Movie Poster The Fisher King
The Fisher King is a 1991 American comedy-drama film written by Richard LaGravenese and directed by Terry Gilliam. It stars Robin Williams and Jeff Bridges, with Mercedes Ruehl, Amanda Plummer, and Michael Jeter in supporting roles. The film is about a radio shock jock who tries to find redemption by helping a man whose life he inadvertently shattered.Grossing $42 million over a $24 million budget, the film received positive reviews from critics and also received several accolades. Mercedes Ruehl won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and Robin Williams was nominated for Best Actor.