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Born: March 19, 1933 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Profession: Writer ...
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Writer (feature film)

1.
American Pastoral (2016)
A man who inherits his father's business and marries a beauty queen has his idyllic life turned upside down when his daughter becomes a Vietnam War activist and carries out a terrorist act.
2.
Indignation (2016)
Based on the novel by Philip Roth, the story is set in 1951 and focuses on Marcus Messner, an 18-year-old son of a kosher butcher in Newark, New Jersey, who grapples with anti-Semitism, sexuality, and the escalating Korean War as he comes of age at a Lutheran college in the Midwest. The blonde and b
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Humbling, The (2014)
Near his breaking point, aging, suicidal stage actor Simon Axler finds motivation in the form of a young and lustful lesbian, Pegeen Stapleford, who has had a crush on Simon since childhood. As their relationship heats up, Simon has a hard time keeping up with the youthful and exuberant Pegeen. He f
4.
Lightning Strikes (2009)
Havoc is wrecked on a small town when a lightning bolt riding creature arrives.
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Elegy (2008)
Charismatic professor David Kepesh glories in the pursuit of adventurous female students but never lets any woman get too close. When gorgeous Consuela Castillo enters his classroom, however, his protective veneer dissolves. Her ravenhaired beauty both captivates and unsettles him. Even if Kepesh de
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Producer (feature film)

7.
Lightning Strikes (2009)
Havoc is wrecked on a small town when a lightning bolt riding creature arrives.

Cast (special)

8.
Philip Roth: My True Story (1994)
Interview with author Philip Roth on his 60th birthday.

Writer (special)

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Ghost Writer, The (1984) as Novel As Source Material ("The Ghost Writer")
An "American Playhouse" presentation, adapted from a novel by Philip Roth, telling of the experience of Nathan Zuckerman, a 45-year-old writer who, as a young man, visits an older, world famous author, Manny Lonoff, whom he discovers living in seclusion with two women -- his frustrated wife, and a y
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Ghost Writer, The (1984) as Writer
An "American Playhouse" presentation, adapted from a novel by Philip Roth, telling of the experience of Nathan Zuckerman, a 45-year-old writer who, as a young man, visits an older, world famous author, Manny Lonoff, whom he discovers living in seclusion with two women -- his frustrated wife, and a y

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