The Substance Of Fire

  • 1996
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

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. That memory has defined his life and now threatens to destroy it: Isaac feels compelled to publish...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Producer (3 Credits)
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
Lemore Syvan
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Editor (1 Credit)
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Production Designer (1 Credit)
John Lee Beatty
Art Director (1 Credit)
Mark Ricker
Set Decorator (1 Credit)
Shelley Barclay
Costumes (1 Credit)
Jess Goldstein
Casting (1 Credit)
Meg Simon
Special Effects (1 Credit)
Drew Jiritano
Sound (1 Credit)
Pawel Wdowczak
Make Up (2 Credits)
Todd Thomas
Tracy Warbin