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The Humbling (2015)

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Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $0Details
Home Market Performance
Est. Domestic DVD Sales $106,238 Details
Est. Domestic Blu-ray Sales $12,838 Details
Total Est. Domestic Video Sales $119,076
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Based on Phillip Roth’s final novel, The Humbling tells the story of over-the-hill stage actor Simon Axler and his struggle to find his passion for life again. Near his breaking point, he finds motivation in the form of a young and lustful lesbian Pegeen Stapleford, but as their relationship heats up Simon has a hard time keeping up with the youthful Pegeen.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: January 23rd, 2015 (Limited) by Alchemy
Video Release: March 3rd, 2015 by Alchemy
MPAA Rating: R for sexual material, language and brief violence.
(Rating bulletin 2324, 5/28/2014)
Running Time: 113 minutes
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Keywords: Theater Actor, LGBT, Romance, May / December Romance, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release
Source:Based on Fiction Book/Short Story
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Millennium Films, Baltimore Pictures, Dubin Media
Production Countries: United States


   Simon Axler
Nina Arianda    Sybil
Dylan Baker    Dr. Farr
Charles Grodin    Jerry
Dan Hedaya    Asa
Billy Porter    Prince
Kyra Sedgwick    Louise Trenner
Dianne Wiest    Carol
Mary Louise Wilson    Simon's Housekeeper

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Buck Henry
Screenwriter    Michal Zebede
Based on the Novel by    Philip Roth
Producer    Jason Sosnoff
Producer    Barry Levinson
Executive Producer    Ged Dickersin
Executive Producer    Avi Lerner
Executive Producer    Trevor Short
Executive Producer    Kristina Dubin
Co-Producer    Andrea Iervolino
Co-Producer    Monika Bacardi
Co-Producer    Gisella Marengo
Director of Photography    Adam Jandrup
Editor    Aaron Yanes
Composer    Marcelo Zarvos
Production Designer    Sam Lisenco
Costume Designer    Kim Wilcox
Casting Director    Bess Fifer

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