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Nebraska (23-May-2013)

Director: Alexander Payne

Writer: Bob Nelson

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Lottery, Road Trip

A drink-addled old man's belief that he has won a lottery takes him and his son on a long-distance trip.

ABSTRACT
Woody Grant, an emotionally-challenged alcoholic old man, falls under a belief that he has won a million-dollar magazine sweepstakes. To that end, son David agrees to drive him to Nebraska to claim his supposed winnings, launching the pair on a quixotic road trip as they seek to work past some of their long-standing personal differences on their way to the heart of the Great Plains. Nominated for Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Cinematography.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Bruce Dern
Actor
4-Jun-1936   Silent Running
Will Forte
Actor
17-Jun-1970   Saturday Night Live
Rance Howard
Actor
17-Nov-1928   Father of Ron Howard, Clint Howard
Stacy Keach
Actor
2-Jun-1941   Mike Hammer, also voice narrator
Bob Odenkirk
Comic
22-Oct-1962   Mr. Show

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