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Review - August: Osage County (Wells, 2013)

I finally saw August: Osage County this week: I had been anticipating this film for some time now and Meryl Streep’s nomination for an Academy Award only whetted my appetite further. 928 more words

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August: Osage County - Streep and Roberts steal the show in a compelling rhapsody of meanness

The disappearance of poet Beverly Weston (Sam Shepard) sees the Weston siblings (Julia Roberts, Juliette Lewis, Julianne Nicholson) return home to support their mother (Meryl Streep). 364 more words

August: Osage County

2014/ USA

Director: John Wells

Starring: Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, Chris Cooper, Ewan McGregor, Julianne Nicholson, Juliette Lewis, Sam Shephard, Benedict Cumberbatch

Funny, exhilarating and captivating, just some of the words I would not use to describe this film. 398 more words

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Shameless Boss on the Finale's Surprise Twist, Frank's Fate and Laughing It Up at the Emmys

If you have yet to watch Sunday’s season finale of Shameless, avert your eyes now. Everyone else, read on…

Shameless‘ Season 4 finale on Sunday night was certainly worthy of its “Lazarus” title when, in the closing credits, Justin Chatwin made a surprise return as the previously presumed dead Jimmy/Steve. 875 more words


August: Osage County (2013)

Directed by: John Wells
Starring: Meryl Streep
Julia Roberts
Ewan McGregor
Chris Cooper
Abigail Breslin
Benedict Cumberbatch
Sam Shepard
Juliette Lewis
Genre: black comedy-drama
Release date: 309 more words

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August: Osage County Review

August: Osage County, directed by John Wells and starring Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts takes a look at the dysfunctional Weston family who are brought together by a family crisis. 508 more words