As the horrifying revelations pile up—including incest, child molestation and mistaken paternity—and the battered participants slink off in despair one by one, august: osage county rightfully boils down to the fates of violet and barbara, both left husbandless and damaged by the events. August: osage county tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed women of the weston family, whose lives have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the midwest house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them. And chris cooper underplays beautifully as mattie's husband, a quiet man who protects their mentally challenged son (a superb benedict cumberbatch) from family shrapnel when these three are onscreen, august: osage county retains its power to floor you. Tiff 2013: august: osage county review by matt goldberg september 9, 2013 it's tough to decide if august: osage county is foremost an insightful work about the dark, twisted, occasionally humorous nature of family, or if it's good platform to showcase big performances.
Facebook twitter pinterest whatsapp email with an a-list cast as long as your arm, and adapted from a pulitzer prize-winning play, august: osage county has all the potential but none (or at least, very few) of the results. August: osage county is out in theaters, and if you're looking to see a warm, fuzzy movie about a family, you may need to look elsewhere if, however, you want to see a film filled with powerhouse performances in situations that are dramatic and dysfunctional (and even a little violent), this is the.
Read common sense media's august: osage county review, age rating, and parents guide parents need to know that august: osage county is an intense drama about a dysfunctional family and the chaos that erupts in the wake of a suicide that triggers several difficult revelations. Meryl streep utterly dominates august: osage county, the screen adaptation of tracy letts's pulitzer prize-winning 2007 drama of family dysfunction in it, she plays another in a series of recent roles that tap into the actress's uncanny ability to evoke both horror and pity at her character's flaws. August: osage county sticks to its stage roots letts, adapting his own material, keeps the action contained to the weston abode, with the revelations all when august: osage county cuts through its sheen, it comes out the gates swinging after a relentless amount of bickering between mother and.
August: osage county reviewaugust osage county is one of the most moving films i have ever encountered based on the prize-winning play by tracey lett's, this powerful movie made its mark as an oscar nominee for the year of 2013. Amon warmann reviews august: osage county, starring meryl streep and julia roberts an adaptation of tracy letts' pulitzer and tony-prize winning play, august: osage county is very much of the latter variety though it's not helped by john wells' workmanlike direction, the razor sharp. A scene from august: osage county, which opened on broadway at the imperial theater credit sara krulwich/the new york times but violet also possesses a spirit of aggression that a pro linebacker would envy, and a sixth sense for finding and exploiting the sore spots and secret hurts of. August: osage county (united states, 2013) january 11, 2014 a movie review by james berardinelli august: osage county is all about the acting that makes sense because the storyline doesn't offer much that could be considered new or remarkable. August: osage county (starring meryl streep & julia roberts) movie review - продолжительность: 12:12 what the flick august: osage county - eat your fish - the weinstein company - продолжительность: 1:44 the weinstein company 116 663 просмотра.
The story behind august: osage county is definitely bleek and dark however, it does send a good message of having hope even if you have dysfunctional relationships with your family members the cast is incredible-- meryl streep is on point. August: osage county - review 2 / 5 stars 2 out of 5 stars looks a peach but poor mouthfeel: this self-consciously upscale feature is thin, premium-quality shouting aside. August: osage county could be seriously, seriously depressing stuff we mean, the number one theme is disappointment (in your parents, you children, your mate, yourself) for god's sake in capturing the truth that nothing can wound you so deeply as family, the whole movie should be very close to. August: osage county will be a bit too dark for some people, but it is a superbly acted, sharply written and powerful drama-comedy that could earn meryl streep yet another gold statue review by erik samdahl unless otherwise indicated.
Director: john wells starring: meryl streep, julia roberts, chris cooper and others. Julia roberts, meryl streep and julianne nicholson in august: osage county photo: claire folger/the weinstein company in the all-star movie adaptation of august: osage county, another play that holds the stage with fang and claw feels less momentous onscreen. While august osage county starts off by giving you a small lump in the throat, it leaves one wondering in the end if you sympathise less with human failings when ratings:25/5 review by: shubhra gupta site:indian express 'august osage county', based on a play of the same name, has a stellar cast. 'august: osage county' movie review: a cast that includes meryl streep and julia roberts can't overcome the ineffective material meryl streep, left, julianne nicholson and juliette lewis star in august: osage county (claire folger / the weinstein co.
'august: osage county' review jordan hoffman september 11, 2013 if disses were marble, tracy letts would be michelangelo and 'august: osage county' would be his david his characters in this film, directed by john wells and based on his pulitzer prize-winning play, are an extended family. Read the empire review of august: osage county find out everything you need to know about the film from the world's biggest movie destination there are five oscars and 24 nominations amongst the cast of august: osage county and it's easy to see the attraction in the tradition of the grand. August: osage county is a 2013 american comedy-drama film written by tracy letts and based on his pulitzer prize-winning play of the same name, and directed by john wells. August: osage county movie reviews & metacritic score: the dark secrets of the weston family come to the surface when they reunite after a family crisis august: osage county is a bombardment of feelings, never holding the audiences hand or taking the easy route while never unearthing anything.
Hollywood is full of book and play adaptations the latest addition to the list is - august: osage county based on the pulitzer prize-winning broadway play by the same name (by tracy letts), this movie is a dark-comical-family drama. August: osage county is a miserable experience for all it's incredible acting talent, what has been given to them is a family drama about people so petty and hateful that sitting at their dinner table is like being on a bus with a bunch of mean drunks trailers for this movie would have you assume that this.