American Playhouse (1986)

American Playhouse





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Originally aired on American public television, True West is a filmed performance of the Steppenwolf Theater Company's production of Sam Shepard's sibling rivalry play. John Malkovich plays a drifter who comes back home to patch up differences--as well instigate new ones--with his brother, a Hollywood screenwriter played by Gary Sinise.

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Musical & Performing Arts, Comedy
Directed By: ,
Written By: Sam Shepard
On DVD: Aug 25, 1993

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Stagebound drama doesn't work as a film.

Full Review… | November 10, 2005
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