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The Substance Of Fire

Daniel Sullivan's earnest adaptation of Jon Robin Baitz's play is worth seeing for Ron Rifkin's performance alone. Rifkin stars as New York publisher Isaac Geldhart, who as a child watched while his family was taken away to die in a Nazi concentration camp… (more)

Released: 1996

Rating: R

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The Substance of Fire TMC

Adaptation of the play about a stubbornly proud book publisher (Ron Rifkin) whose lofty ideals and memories of the Holocaust alienate his grown children and threaten his business. Sarah Jessica Parker. Aaron: Tony Goldwyn. Martin: Timothy Hutton. Directed (more…)

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  • Released: 1996
  • Rating: R
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  • Review: Daniel Sullivan's earnest adaptation of Jon Robin Baitz's play is worth seeing for Ron Rifkin's performance alone. Rifkin stars as New York publisher Isaac Geldhart, who as a child watched while his family was taken away to die in a Nazi concentration camp… (more)

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