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  • Isabelle Huppert stars in the new film by Catherine Breillat • ABUSE OF WEAKNESS • Area Premiere Aug 22–25

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

A Tribute to Peter O'TooleSpecial Engagements Archive

My Favorite Year

Buy Tickets: 7:00 Brattle Passes Accepted

Double Feature with THE STUNT MAN

(1982) dir Richard Benjamin w/Peter O’Toole, Mark Linn-Baker, Jessica Harper, Joseph Bologna, Bill Macy [92 min; 35mm]
Life is hell for low-man-on-the-totem-pole Benjy Stone (Linn-Baker) when he is assigned to babysit drunken Hollywood has-been Alan Swann (O’Toole) in advance of his appearance on a TV variety show. Set during the early days of television, MY FAVORITE YEAR features a poignant and spirited performance by O’Toole as the freewheeling Swann.

“I’m not an actor. I’m a movie star!” Read Leo Racicot’s Brattle Film Note for MY FAVORITE YEAR

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