This event has been canceled due to coronavirus, we apologize for the inconvenience. This film adaptation of terrence mcnallys tony award winning play focuses on eight gay men as they spend three summer holiday weekends together at a rural coun. It revolves around eight gay men who gather for three summer weekends at a lakeside house in dutchess. See more ideas about compassion, love and justin kirk. Predstava po kojoj je uraden film dozivela je veliki uspeh.
Love valour compassion dvd, 2004 for sale online ebay. A group of gay new yorkers including buzz hauser jason alexander, an hivpositive broadway musical enthusiast. Ill never forget renting the movie and watching it with my gay dorm mates in college back in 1998 after the movie had just. There is still ground to be broken and depths to be discovered in drama about homosexuals. John glover as twins and anthony heald are also seen here.
Original, play, broadway opened in new york city feb 14, 1995 and played through sep 17, 1995. I know some people cant get into reading plays the same way they do a book, and maybe its the writer in me, but i love it. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing love. The rest of the brilliant cast is repeating the roles they.
John jeckyll john glover, a drywitted british composer. At a beautiful dutchess county farmhouse, eight gay male friends hash out their passions, resentments, and fears over the course of three summer weekends. It takes place one summer between memorial day and labor day and as the story evolves we come to know and love each individual intimately. Its not only that theyre vividly rendered, but that theyre revealed gradually, in a layered and richly textured fashion. Terrence mcnallys tony awardwinning play, a perceptive, often hilarious look and love and life in the aids era, is so. Compassion is a movie about a group of gay men spending the summer in a large, secluded country home. This script is a transcript that was painstakingly transcribed using the screenplay andor viewings of love. The film is in some ways a real tearjerker but at the same time all the characters learn to cope in their own way. Outdoor settings alone do not a movie make, though director joe. It won the tony award for best play and the drama desk award for outstanding play. By terrence mcnally okayso its a play, not a novel or short story. As the season progresses and secrets begin to surface, the. Feb 15, 1995 the manhattan theater clubs production of terrence mcnallys love.
The play opened offbroadway in 1994 and transferred to broadway in 1995. Compassion jason alexander, stephen spinella, stephen bogardus, randy becker, john benjamin hickey, justin kirk, john glover, alik. It revolves around eight gay men who gather for three summer weekends at a lakeside house in dutchess county, new york, where they relax, reflect, and plan for survival in an era plagued by aids. This movie really brings home, in maximal and sometimes melodramatic fashion, something i think about a lot. Also sign me up for fanmail to get updates on all things movies. Nathan lane as buzz, lover of broadway musicals, in terrence mcnallys 1995 broadway success love. He seems to be acting in a different film, rather on this one.
The manhattan theater clubs production of terrence mcnallys love. As the season progresses and secrets begin to surface, the complex. From seduction to battling disease, these seven men have their hands full of issues, and each other. Terrence mcnallys tony awardwinning play, a perceptive, often hilarious look and love and life in the aids era, is so sharply written and. Its a pretty cool little film from the late 1990s 1997, featuring an allstar cast including jason alexander seinfeld, john glover in dual roles, and justin kirk. Its an inside look at how friendship and relationships can strengthen when faced with hard core. Please practice handwashing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Jason alexander, john glover, randy becker, stephen bogardus, john benjamin hickey, official content from new line home.814 326 1410 1543 1429 1453 511 818 868 1178 690 1009 920 679 1342 631 1402 1093 578 1306 564 205 520 523 842 971 910 412 279 658 645 1055 380 483