Angels in America (2003 - 2003)

Angels in America


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Brilliant adaptation of Tony Kushner's award-winning play about the dawn of AIDS in the 1980s, focusing on a powerful lawyer, a scion of a wealthy family and a Mormon couple in New York City. HBO originally presented this 351-minute film in two parts, but also aired it in six one-hour installments.

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Critics Consensus: In Angels in America, writer Tony Kushner and director Mike Nichols imaginatively and artistically deliver heavy, vital subject matter, colorfully imparted by a stellar cast.

2003, HBO, 6 episodes


Meryl Streep
as Hannah Pitt/Ethel Rosenberg/The Rabbi
Emma Thompson
as The Angel/Emily/Homeless Woman
Al Pacino
as Roy Cohn
Jeffrey Wright
as Belize/Mr. Lies
Mary-Louise Parker
as Harper Pitt
Ben Shenkman
as Louis Ironson
Justin Kirk
as Prior Walter
Michael Gambon
as Prior No. 1
Simon Callow
as Prior No. 2
Robin Weigert
as Mormon Mother
Brian Markinson
as Martin Heller
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Dec 8, 2003
Genre: Drama
Executive Producers: Cary Brokaw, Mike Nichols
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