Al Pacino, Greta Gerwig and Dianne Wiest star in director Barry Levinson’s drama The Humbling, based on Philip Roth’s novel of the same name. Watch the movie trailer for ‘The Humbling’ below. The film premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 4, 2014. An aged and addled actor (Pacino) has his world turned upside down after he embarks upon an affair with a much younger woman (Gerwig)
Release Date: January 23, 2015
Studio: Millennium Films
Genre: Drama, Adaptation
Director: Barry Levinson
Screenwriter: Buck Henry, Michael Zebede
Cast: Al Pacino, Greta Gerwig, Dianne Wiest, Kyra Sedgwick, Charles Grodin, Nina Arianda, Billy Porter
Running Time: 1 hr. 50 min.
MPAA Rating: R for sexual material, language and brief violence.
Based on Philip Roth’s novel “The Humbling.” In the movie, Al Pacino plays Simon Axler, a stage actor on his way out who retires to an upstate New York farmhouse to live with a much younger woman.