Orphans

  • 1987
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

After the dismal failure of 1986's DREAM LOVER, director Alan J. Pakula returned to top form with the screen version of the popular 1985 Lyle Kessler play Orphans. Basically a three-man show, ORPHANS deals with a pair of orphaned brothers, Treat (Matthew Modine) and Phillip (Kevin Anderson), who live in a dilapidated old house in a seedy part of Newark,...read more

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Orphans - Official Trailer
00:30 — Lyle Tessler's account of an aging gangster who is lured into the home of a young would-be mugger with a troubled brother. Fine ensemble!

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  • Released: 1987
  • Rating: R
  • Review: After the dismal failure of 1986's DREAM LOVER, director Alan J. Pakula returned to top form with the screen version of the popular 1985 Lyle Kessler play Orphans. Basically a three-man show, ORPHANS deals with a pair of orphaned brothers, Treat (Matthew M… (more)

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