The Savages Overview
Wendy Savage (Laura Linney), a struggling playwright, has little to do with her brother, Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman), a college professor and author. However, the siblings must find a way to work together when their father, Lenny (Philip Bosco), slides into senility and must be placed in a nursing home.
R — Some Sensuality, Language
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Laura Linney — Nominated for Academy Award for Best Actress, 2007
Philip Seymour Hoffman — Nominated for Golden Globe for Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical, 2007
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The Savages cast and crew
Philip Seymour Hoffman‘Jon Savage’
Philip Bosco‘Lenny Savage’
Laura Linney‘Wendy Savage’
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The Savages movie review
Jessica Reaves, Chicago Tribune
How do you care for a father who has never cared for you? This is the dilemma facing Jon and Wendy Savage (no Darlings here), the disaffected siblings whose lives are upended when their emotionally withholding, chronically absent father is diagno... (read more)