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The Proposition (1998)

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This drama chronicles the efforts of a 1930s upper-class Boston couple to have a child. Lawyer and FDR advisor Arthur is sterile, but his wife Eleanor wants a child. They hire Harvard student Roger to impregnate Eleanor, but he becomes infatuated with her. Infuriated, Arthur threatens to kill Roger.

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Cast

Kenneth Branagh
as Father Michael McKinnon
William Hurt
as Arthur Barret
Madeleine Stowe
as Eleanor Barret
Neil Patrick Harris
as Roger Martin
Blythe Danner
as Syril Danning
Robert Loggia
as Hannibal Thurman
Josef Sommer
as Father Dryer
Bronia Wheeler
as Sister Mary Frances
Ken Cheeseman
as Wayne Fenton
Jim Chiros
as Timothy
Dee Neslon
as Susan Vicar
Pamela Hart
as Skip Taylor
Dossy Peabody
as Hannibal's Secretary
Thomas Downey
as Torrey Harrington
Tom Kemp
as Arthur's Chauffeur
Fr. Frank Toste
as Father Frank Timothy
David Byrd
as Dr. Jenkins
Lawrence Bull
as Butler Captain
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A great movie!

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