Life During Wartime

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Brief Synopsis: "Life During Wartime is a film by Todd Solondz. It is a sequel to his 1998 film Happiness, even though the characters are all played by different actors. It stars Allison Janney, Shirley Henderson, and Ciarán Hinds, among others. The official synopsis of the film is: "Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in a war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos". Solondz said Life During Wartime was "a little more politically overt" than previous works." It won the Golden Osella award for best screenplay at the 66th Venice Film Festival."

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People Involved

  • Ally Sheedy (Helen)
  • Paul Reubens (Andy)
  • Shirley Henderson (Joy)
  • Allison Janney (Trish)
  • Michael Kenneth Williams (Allen)
  • Michael Lerner (Harvey)
  • Dylan Riley Snyder (Timmy)
  • Ciarán Hinds (Bill)
  • Renée Taylor (Mona)
  • Charlotte Rampling (Jacqueline)
  • Rich Pecci (Mark)
  • Chris Marquette (Billy)
  • Todd Solondz (Director)