Lemon Sky

Lemon Sky

Director: Jan Egleson

Cast: Jan Egleson, Kevin Bacon, Tom Atkins, Lindsay Crouse

     
 
Originally written in 1970, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lanford Wilson's play Lemon Sky was brought to television by way of PBS' American Playhouse anthology. Based loosely on Wilson's own experiences, the story concerns a 17-year-old boy (Kevin Bacon) who hasn't seen his father in a dozen years. Utilizing a complex flashback-flash forward technique,

Overview

Originally written in 1970, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lanford Wilson's play Lemon Sky was brought to television by way of PBS' American Playhouse anthology. Based loosely on Wilson's own experiences, the story concerns a 17-year-old boy (Kevin Bacon) who hasn't seen his father in a dozen years. Utilizing a complex flashback-flash forward technique, the protagonist recalls his six-month stay with his dad (Tom Atkins) and dad's second wife (Lindsay Crouse). Featured in the cast is Bacon's actress wife Kyra Sedgwick, here playing his half-sister. Lemon Sky premiered February 10, 1988.

Product Details

Release Date:
05/25/2004
UPC:
0687797106995
Original Release:
1987
Rating:
NR
Source:
Alchemy / Millennium
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:36:00

Special Features

Additional scene; Director interview; Feature trailer; Still picture gallery; Previews

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Setting the Scene [6:29]
2. First Day Home [3:10]
3. California [3:17]
4. Where Are They All? [2:03]
5. Meet the Family [4:53]
6. Penny Comes Home [2:53]
7. Coffee With Ronnie [4:36]
8. Carol Comes Home [4:41]
9. Day Two [3:31]
10. Breakfast [2:49]
11. Meet Jack [1:57]
12. Trouble in Paradise [4:11]
13. Same Song, Second Verse [4:41]
14. Get a Job [2:24]
15. Suntan Lotion [4:48]
16. Name the Presidents [5:48]
17. The Poet [7:17]
18. My Way of No Way [7:21]
19. Penny's Secret [4:11]
20. The Promised Land [1:51]
21. The Fight [13:33]

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