The Savages 9/30/18
We then watch Jon and Wendy initially trying to push the responsibility of Dad on each other until they see exactly how the disease has affected dad.
The Savages 12/10/17
by mark f
It does show the unseen mama out to be a mother (because she couldn't stand her husband/father?), who took off and only knew their father as a ruffian with no social skills, so the children are forced to try to care for him as he's revealed as being a person with almost no social skills whatsoever.
The Savages 4/13/13
They each possess a rare commodity in the acting world - many performers please us with their comedic chops or emotional intensity but Hoffman and Linney are among the few, at least for me anyway, who consistently deliver performances grounded in an emotional reality that makes us feel as if we are ...
The Savages 7/15/10
Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman) is a writer and lecturer, Wendy (Laura Linney) is a part time temp and aspiring playwright, both have complicated love lives which adds to the difficulties of dealing with their dad.