American Pastoral (2016)

Ewan McGregor makes his directorial debut with this adaptation of Philip Roth’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. McGregor plays Seymour “Swede” Levov, a former high-school star athlete who seems destined for a charmed life after he inherits his father’s business and weds an ex-beauty queen. Years later, with the Vietnam War raging, Levov’s perfect world begins to fall apart when his activist daughter commits a heinous act of political terrorism.

 

Cast & Crew

Starring: Ewan McGregor (Swede Levov), Jennifer Connelly(Dawn Levov), Dakota Fanning(Merry Levov), Peter Riegert(Lou Levov), Rupert Evans (Jerry Levov), David Strathairn (Nathan Zuckerman), Molly Parker (Sheila Smith)…

 Directed by Ewan McGregor.
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