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Double threat Tracy Letts prepares another world premiere for Steppenwolf

He can act, he can write.  And he has won big awards for both disciplines.  For all we know, the man can also sing and dance and is readying his musical debut.   65 more words

Steppenwolf Theatre

THE LOVERS (2017): New Trailer From Tracy Letts, Debra Winger, Aidan Gillen...

In The Lovers which stars Tracy Letts, Debra Winger, Aidan Gillen and Melora Walters, both the husband and wife of a long-married couple are having an affair… 98 more words

Drama

Indignation (2016)

D: James Schamus / 111m

Cast: Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts, Linda Emond, Danny Burstein, Philip Ettinger, Ben Rosenfield, Pico Alexander, Noah Robbins

In New Jersey in the early Fifties, Marcus Messner (Lerman), the son of a local butcher, has been awarded a scholarship to attend Winesburg College in Ohio. 1,383 more words

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Pete Hammond's Notes On The Season: Why Costner, Eckhart & Letts Are Hidden Figures In Supporting Actor Oscar Race

A column chronicling conversations and events on the awards circuit.

With the year winding down, the town has been uncommonly quiet as it seems the campaigns are taking a little break before the real madness begins in earnest next week with the Palm Springs Film Festival gala Monday launching into Golden Globes craziness, and the beginning of balloting for Oscar nominations. 2,447 more words

Breaking News

Indignation

Starring: Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Danny Burstein, Tracy Letts
Directed By: James Schamus
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Movie Review

Indignation

Indignation

Directed by James Schamus

USA, 2016

HOME, 23 December 2016

This is a brilliant adaptation of Philip Roth’s coming-of-age (and then some) novel.

Marcus Messner (Logan Lerman) is a Jewish lad from New Jersey (like Roth himself) who wins a scholarship to attend an Ohio college, thereby escaping the draft for the Korean War. 174 more words

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