The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

"...and from this man who could not speak or hear, the girl heard many things."
  • G
  • 1968
  • 2 hr 3 min
  • 7.6  (3,600)

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter is a film based on a novel by Carson McCullers. It is directed by Robert Ellis Miller. The main stars are Alan Arkin, Sondra Locke and Laurinda Barret. The film brings the novel's small town setting from the Great Depression to the 60s. The plot of the movie is about a deaf mute whose small world brings him in touch with a girl who dreams of being a concert pianist. The guy who is deaf mute name is John Singer and the girl he meets is named Mick. When John first meets Mick, she is very hostile towards him. However, she soon becomes friends with John, she hope she can enlarge his small world and get him to see more. Some other characters come to Mick telling her they see a more powerful source in Singer. However, some are so obsessed with their own problems that they fail to see that John has some very serious problems of his own to deal with.

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter
The Heart Is A Lonely Hunter

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Description
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter is a film based on a novel by Carson McCullers. It is directed by Robert Ellis Miller. The main stars are Alan Arkin, Sondra Locke and Laurinda Barret. The film brings the novel's small town setting from the Great Depression to the 60s. The plot of the movie is about a deaf mute whose small world brings him in touch with a girl who dreams of being a concert pianist. The guy who is deaf mute name is John Singer and the girl he meets is named Mick. When John first meets Mick, she is very hostile towards him. However, she soon becomes friends with John, she hope she can enlarge his small world and get him to see more. Some other characters come to Mick telling her they see a more powerful source in Singer. However, some are so obsessed with their own problems that they fail to see that John has some very serious problems of his own to deal with.

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter is a 1968 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 3 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter is available to watch, stream, download and buy on demand at Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1968
  • MPAA Rating
    G
  • Runtime
    2 hr 3 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (3,600)