August: Osage County

About those strong-willed women
Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep and Abigail Breslin
Directed by John Wells

In “August: Osage County,” we enter the story (based on the Tracy Letts play), of the appalling Westons who live in Oklahoma. The disappearance of the patriarch, a poet and a drunk (Sam Sheppard), brings together the members of this spectacularly dysfunctional family. In the stifling heat, they claw and tear each other to pieces, they cuss, yell, and throw at one another’s face awful revelation ... more >

August, Osage County

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