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Marathon (2010)

 -  Drama  -  2 March 2010 (USA)
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Explores the relation ship between two poets Richard Harteis and William Meredith former US poet laureate and winner of every major American award for poetry including the 1988 Pulitzer prize.

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Richard
Alec Dana ...
William
Beth Campbell ...
Marian
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Elizabeth
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Luis
Beverly Robinson ...
Richards mother
Fran Tripp ...
Williams step mother
Sharon Griffis ...
Lawyer
Chris Annino ...
Peter
Sharyn B. Farrell ...
Hippie Girl
Ned Farrell ...
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Susan Minor ...
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Minister
Matteo Castelli ...
Physical therapy nurse
Beverly Hayes ...
Mother of Richard Harteis
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In the 17th year of friendship, William suffers a debilitating stroke. Richard stands by his partner fighting for his right to care for him, despite the inevitable restrictions on his own life and against the wishes of William's family. The strength to overcome disability with dignity becomes a lesson in physical and spiritual endurance, hard won knowledge indeed. Written by Anonymous

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how far our dreams can take us before we cross the finishing line

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A fine story of love and devotion transcending genders
28 May 2013 | by (Connecticut, United States) – See all my reviews

Until this evening we had never even heard of this gem. When the description of two poets came up I thought it would be too flowery overly dramatic and make vague references to ancient characters. I couldn't have been more wrong. Here is a true love story which transcends time and genders. Although I don't see this as a gay movie, others perhaps will, however it was a joy to find something in the gay grendre that wasn't campy, didn't have twenty-somethings bed hopping. Here we have two grown-ups in a time prior to Connecticut offering marriage, and therefore little rights. Speaking of Connecticut the scenery along our southeast shore could have been used as a promotion for the state's tourism association. Mr. Pomeroy, in particular was wonderful with an incredible range of emotions that one rarely sees any more.


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