The Normal Heart

The story of a community, a city, and a nation confronted with an epidemic that few wanted to acknowledge. The Normal Heart follows a group of gay activists. led by Ned Weeks (Mark Ruffalo), as they fight to expose the truth about the emerging AIDS crisis. After a celebration of sun and sex on Fire Island. Ned, a writer, notices a New York Times article about a 'gay cancer' that's killing dozens of men in New York City. Little is known about the disease and nearly all of its victims die. Ned seeks out Dr. Emma Brookner (Julia Roberts). a physician and polio survivor who has dedicated herself to treating the earliest victims and researching the recently announced. but still vastly misunderstood. epidemic.

Year: 2014
Genre: Drama, Queer Cinema, Alice's Playhouse
Country: USA
Director: Ryan Murphy
Starring: Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Jim Parsons, Taylor Kitsch, Matt Bomer
Duration: 127 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains sex scenes and offensive language.
Location in store: Alice's Playhouse



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