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God's Pocket (17-Jan-2014)

Director: John Slattery

Writers: Alex Metcalf; John Slattery

From novel by: Peter Dexter

Keywords: Drama

A blue-collar manís trouble with his dead stepson is compounded by the arrival of an investigative journalist seeking answers.

ABSTRACT
Mickey Scarpato, blue-collar resident of the hard-up hellhole of a neighborhood called Godís Pocket, finds his embattled existence thrown into a tailspin when he receives word of wild stepson Leon's death in a construction "accident" one day. An attempt to make his problems go away with Leon's burial is muddled by the arrival of an investigative journalist sniffing for answers, plunging Mickey deeper into emotional turmoil in a neighborhood fit only for the hardiest and blackest of souls.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Christina Hendricks
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3-May-1975   Joan Holloway on Mad Men
Philip Seymour Hoffman
Actor
23-Jul-1967 2-Feb-2014 Capote
Richard Jenkins
Actor
2-Dec-1953   Six Feet Under
Domenick Lombardozzi
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25-Mar-1976   Herc on The Wire
Eddie Marsan
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23-Jun-1968   Lestrade in the 2009 Sherlock Holmes
Molly Price
Actor
15-Dec-1966   Faith Yokas on Third Watch
John Turturro
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28-Feb-1957   Barton Fink, Five Corners
Joyce Van Patten
Actor
9-Mar-1934   I Love You, Alice B. Toklas!

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