American Pastoral

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"A radically ordinary story."
  • R
  • 2016
  • 1 hr 48 min
  • 6.1  (16,001)
  • 43

This crime drama is based on the 1997 Philip Roth novel of the same name. It concerns a former high school athlete whose life begins to fall apart when his daughter goes missing after being accused of committing a crime. The film stars Ewan McGregor (Trainspotting) as the central character and Jennifer Connelly (Labyrinth) as his wife. Dakota Fanning (War of the Worlds) portrays the missing daughter. McGregor also directed the film, which debuted in October 2016. While critics gave McGregor credit for the style of his work, most reviews argued that the film did not do justice to the complexity of the novel.

American Pastoral
Lindsay McKay On Her Research Materials
Lindsay McKay On Her Research Materials

Behind the Scenes - 27 sec

Uzo Aduba On What Attracted Her To The Project
Uzo Aduba On What Attracted Her To The Project

Behind the Scenes - 32 sec

Jennifer Connelly On What Attracted Her To The Project
Jennifer Connelly On What Attracted Her To The Project

Behind the Scenes - 28 sec

American Pastoral (Trailer 1)
American Pastoral (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 2 min 19 sec

Rupert Evans On The Screenplay
Rupert Evans On The Screenplay

Behind the Scenes - 24 sec

Dan Clancy On His Inspiration
Dan Clancy On His Inspiration

Behind the Scenes - 24 sec

Description
This crime drama is based on the 1997 Philip Roth novel of the same name. It concerns a former high school athlete whose life begins to fall apart when his daughter goes missing after being accused of committing a crime. The film stars Ewan McGregor (Trainspotting) as the central character and Jennifer Connelly (Labyrinth) as his wife. Dakota Fanning (War of the Worlds) portrays the missing daughter. McGregor also directed the film, which debuted in October 2016. While critics gave McGregor credit for the style of his work, most reviews argued that the film did not do justice to the complexity of the novel.

American Pastoral is a 2016 crime movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 48 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1 and a MetaScore of 43.

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  • Release Date
    2016
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 48 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.1  (16,001)
  • Metascore
    43