The Normal Heart is a largely autobiographical play by Larry Kramer. It focuses on the rise of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City between 1981 and 1984, as seen through the eyes of writer/activist Ned Weeks, the gay founder of a prominent HIV advocacy group. Ned prefers loud public confrontations to the calmer, more private strategies favored by his associates, friends, and closeted lover Felix Turner. Their differences of opinion lead to frequent arguments that threaten to undermine their mutual goal.

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The Normal Heart (2013)

Unrated

Drama · 2h 12m · 5/25/2014

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The Normal Heart is a largely autobiographical play by Larry Kramer. It focuses on the rise of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City between 1981 and 1984, as seen through the eyes of writer/activist Ned Weeks, the gay founder of a prominent HIV advocacy group. Ned prefers loud public confrontations to the calmer, more private strategies favored by his associates, friends, and closeted lover Felix Turner. Their differences of opinion lead to frequent arguments that threaten to undermine their mutual goal.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Plan B Entertainment, Blumhouse Productions, HBO Films, Ryan Murphy Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Television

Revenue

$816,026
Part Of
Cast
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Finn Wittrock

Albert
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Richard Prioleau

Phil
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Nancy Ellen Shore

NYC government bureaucrat (uncredited)
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David Gibson

NY Times Reporter (uncredited)
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Matt Bomer

Felix Turner
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Richard Meiman

New York Times Reporter (uncredited)
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Lisa Perez

Fag Hag (uncredited)
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Julia Roberts

Dr. Emma Brookner
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Zenon Zeleniuch

Ed Koch (uncredited)
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Christian Paul Sherwood

Disco Patron (uncredited)
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Rebecca Watson

Sarabeth Clare
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Joe Mantello

Mickey Marcus
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Joseph Anthony Sudol

Fire Island Party Boy (uncredited)
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Francois Battiste

Cameraman
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Eduardo J. Escobar

Disco Dancer (uncredited)
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John Mainieri

John
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Scott Johnsen

Undertaker
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Jesse Newman

Hospital Patient (uncredited)
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William Henderson White

New York Times Editor (uncredited)
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Catherine Chadwick

Albert's Mother
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John Stepanian

Fire Island Resident (uncredited)
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Tyler Evan Rowe

Man's Country Ad Mustache Guy (uncredited)
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Benjamin Lott

Taxi Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Stephen Spinella

Sanford
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Frank Hernandez

Minister on the Beach (uncredited)
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Jamie Greco

Party Goer (uncredited)
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Danielle Ferland

Estelle
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Rich Petrillo

Pneumonia patient (uncredited)
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Mark Ruffalo

Ned Weeks
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Frank Fortunato

City Hall Guard
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Jake Allyne

Man in Woods / Partygoer (uncredited)
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Jill Melanie Wirth

Receptionist
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Shaun Allen

Beach Goer (uncredited)
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Alfred Molina

Ben Weeks
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Armand Schultz

Dick Lombardo
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Shade Rupe

Angry Activist (uncredited)
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Daniel Keith

Disco Twink (uncredited)
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Wenne Alton Davis

Gloria
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Andy Allen

Meat Rack Guy (uncredited)
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Joe Lanza

TV Reporter
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Rafael Svarin

Disco Attendee (uncredited)
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Frank De Julio

Nick
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Jacob Devik

Disco Patron (uncredited)
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Adam Francisco

Disco Dancer (uncredited)
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Thomas W. Stewart

Man at Disco (uncredited)
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Les Gardonyi

Reporter (uncredited)
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Joe Fionda

Ferry Rider (uncredited)
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Denis O'Hare

Hiram Keebler
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Louis Armstrong

Orchestra Leader
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Corey Stoll

John Bruno
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Jim Parsons

Tommy Boatwright
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Eden Marryshow

Orderly
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Jamie Theurich

Disco Dancer (uncredited)
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Chris Sullivan

Mike the Tech
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David Beck

Disco Guy (uncredited)
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Rob Tunstall

Man on the Subway
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Lorenzo Beronilla

Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Andrew Alberson

Beach Goer / Party Guest (uncredited)
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Irena Bakovic

Stewardess
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Brett Glazer

Lenny
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Matthew Gooley

Health Committee Member (uncredited)
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Remy Auberjonois

Examining Doctor
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Adam B. Shapiro

Bella Boggs
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Will Bradley

Mario
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Corey Brill

Henry
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Blake Pruitt

Yale Student (uncredited)
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Romesh Radhakrishnan

Disco Dancer (uncredited)
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BD Wong

Buzzy
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Greg Adair

Malcom Murphy
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Frank Bal

Koch Security Detail (uncredited)
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Taylor Kitsch

Bruce Niles
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Robert Shulman

Newsroom Employee (uncredited)
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Yeuris Taveras

GMHC Staff (uncredited)
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Jeanmarie Lally

Fag Hag (uncredited)
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William DeMeritt

Nino
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Gregg Micheals

GMHC Volunteer (uncredited)
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Adrian Van Ess

Newsroom Employee (uncredited)
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Anna Allen

New York Times (uncredited)
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Patrick Woodall

Grady
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Raymond Michael Bell

GMHC Worker (uncredited)
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Jonathan Groff

Craig
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Sean Meehan

Morton
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Justin Arnold

Disco Dancer (uncredited)
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Corey Jantzen

Pool Guest (uncredited)
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Josh Pesin

Janitor (uncredited)
Crew
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Ryan Murphy

Director
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Daniel Moder

Cinematograpy
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Ned Martel

Producer
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Scott Ferguson

Producer
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Larry Kramer

Writer
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Ryan Murphy

Writer
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Alexis Martin Woodall

Producer
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Jason Blum

Producer
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Brad Pitt

Producer
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Dede Gardner

Producer
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Ryan Murphy

Producer
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Dante Di Loreto

Producer
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Adam Penn

Editor
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Cliff Martinez

Music
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Gina Lamar

Producer
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Mark Ruffalo

Producer
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Disc Releases
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The Normal Heart

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

8/26/2014

Disc Title Front Cover

Normal Heart

(Blu-ray)

8/26/2014

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