But it also may be that the awkward transition from stage to screen has exposed weak spots in Mr. Golden Tomato Awards: Osage County. The rest of the cast is good as well, but the material doesn't give them much time to fully bring their characters full circle. Marcianne Miller. Log in with Facebook. Meryl Streep stands out in a fantastic cast portraying a pretty dysfunctional family.
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Margo Martindale as the caustic and bitter Minnie, who reminds her niece that she's not just her "fat old aunt" is sensational. And it's a medium in which I'm not the boss. Margo Martindale and Chris Cooper come closest but they are given more room to breathe, to introduce their characters and to make an impact.
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The Right Side of History: Letts wasn't on the set for either production but has described working with Friedkin as a "continual collaboration", with "fewer cooks in the kitchen" than on something such as August, which was stage-managed by the the Weinsteins back in 2008. How old are these characters?
He wrote each draft of the screenplay and fought certain changes to the very end, but is happy to acknowledge his backseat role: Certified Fresh Picks. There is Violet's bountifully boisterous sister Mattie Faye Margo Martindale , who smartly carves an earth-mother niche for herself somewhere between Streep's volcanic eruptions and Roberts' slow simmer.