Nebraska

Rated R 114 minutes 2013

For the first film he has directed without taking a hand in the screenplay, Alexander Payne (Sideways, The Descendants) travels back to his home state to study the character of one Woody Grant (Bruce Dern), a grouchy octogenarian who hits the road with his son (Will Forte) on a wild goose chase to “win a million dollars” from a magazine-subscription company. Dern, Payne, Forte, and screenwriter Bob Nelson turn what might have been the pathetic portrait of a witless old fart into a gratifyingly sweet-and-sour tour of the American heartland, from the About Schmidt end of Payne’s filmography. Dern, one of Hollywood’s least appreciated but most skillful character actors, is a revelation as Woody, with spirited support by June Squibb, Stacy Keach, and Bob Odenkirk (115 min.).

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Official Site: www.nebraskamovie.com

Director: Alexander Payne

Producer: Albert Berga, Ron Yerxa, George Parra, Julie Thompson, Doug Mankoff and Neil Tabatznik

Cast: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, Bob Odenkirk, Stacy Keach, Mary Louise Wilson, Rance Howard, Tim Driscoll, Devin Ratray, Angela McEwan, Elizabeth Moore, Kevin Kunkel, Dennis McCoig and Ronald Vosta

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