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Directed by Sidney Lumet
United States, 1988
Drama

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Loosely inspired by the lives of Weather Underground leaders Bill Ayers and Bernadine Dohrn, Lumet’s provocative, emotionally powerful family drama stars Judd Hirsch and Christine Lahti as aging Sixties radicals who’ve spent two decades on the lam after an anti-Vietnam protest bombing.

Synopsis

Loosely inspired by the lives of Weather Underground leaders Bill Ayers and Bernadine Dohrn, Lumet’s provocative, emotionally powerful family drama stars Judd Hirsch and Christine Lahti as aging Sixties radicals who’ve spent two decades on the lam after an anti-Vietnam protest bombing.

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Awards & Festivals

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Academy Awards
1989 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
National Board of Review
1988 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actor
Golden Globes (USA)
1989 | Winner: Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
1989 | 4 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

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