Part 1 of 2. Ed Harris, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Helen Hunt and Paul Newman lead an all-star cast in this two-part miniseries event based on Richard Russo's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. A declining New England town is the setting for this humorous, poignant drama about residents whose lives are inexorably connected by dying industry, class differences and ghosts of the past.
The actor credits his fellow cast members and the director for creating such a positive experience.
The author starts out with one character, and suddenly finds himself with a small village of people.