Louis abandons a hospitalized Prior; Joe and Roy confide in each other over drinks. Later, Prior hears voices from his hospital bed while Louis solicits sex from strangers, and Joe makes a drunken confession to his mother.
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Among its seven Golden Globe nominations were mentions for all its principal cast members (a most unusual occurrence) with the sole exceptions of Justin Kirk
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. The reason for Kirk's omission was that he was originally put forward for a Supporting Actor nomination, until it was realized that he actually has more screen time than most of his co-stars. However, by switching to the Best Actor category, he was effectively canceled out as he lost the votes he had previously amassed in the supporting category. See more
[Rabbi's opening monologue in 'Angels of America' about the death of Sarah Ironson
This good and righteous woman... she was not a person, but a whole kind of a person - the ones that crossed the ocean that brought with us to America, the villages of Russia and Lithuania. And how we struggled! And how we fought! For the family... for the Jewish home! Descendants of this immigrant woman, you do not grow up in America - you and your children, and their children with their goyische names. You do ...
Just a Closer Walk with Thee
Performed by George Lewis and His Ragtime Band
Courtesy of Blue Note Records, a division of Capitol Records, Inc.
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