The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

Kit Harington
Director: Xavier Dolan Cast: Kit Harington
Kit Harington
, Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman
, Jacob Tremblay
Jacob Tremblay
Xavier Dolan


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Ten years after the unexpected death of American silver-screen star John F. Donovan, a fellow young actor (Ben Schnetzer) reveals the extensive collection of letters sent to him by the late actor. As he dives further into his past, he comes to realize the effect his correspondence had not only on his own life, but also on the life of Donovan. Written and directed by Xavier Dolan, co-starring Natalie Portman, Jacob Tremblay, and Kathy Bates.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/14/2020
UPC: 0191329128954
Original Release: 2018
Source: Eone
Region Code: 1
Time: 2:04:00
Sales rank: 8,773

Special Features

The making of; Deleted scenes

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kit Harington John F. Donovan
Natalie Portman Sam Turner
Jacob Tremblay Rupert Turner
Susan Sarandon Grace Donovan
Kathy Bates Barbara Haggermaker
Thandie Newton Audrey Newhouse
Ben Schnetzer Rupert Turner (21 y.o.)
Emily Hampshire Amy Bosworth
Sarah Gadon Liz Jones
Jared Keeso James Donovan
Chris Zylka Will Jefford Jr.
Amara Karan Mrs. Kureishi
Michael Gambon Man in Diner
Susan Almgren Aunt Faith
Jane Wheeler Aunt Anne
Craig Eldridge Uncle Patrick
Lukas Rolfe Cedric James
Ari Millen Big Billy
Gijs Blom Rupert's Boyfriend
Rob Baker Late Night Show Host

Technical Credits
Xavier Dolan Director,Editor,Producer,Screenwriter
Frederique Bolte Art Director
Henrich Boraros Art Director
Sylvain Brassard Sound/Sound Designer
Peter Carlton Co-producer
Michelle Clapton Costumes/Costume Designer
Carmen Cuba Casting
Mathieu L. Denis Editor
Pierre-Yves Gayraud Costumes/Costume Designer
Nancy Grant Producer
Joe Iacono Executive Producer
Nathanael Karmitz Executive Producer
Elisha Karmitz Executive Producer
Lyse Lafontaine Producer
Michel Merkt Producer
Pierre Perrault Art Director
Anick Poirier Executive Producer
James Price Art Director
Anne Pritchard Production Designer
Colombe Raby Production Designer
Patrick Roy Executive Producer
Barry Ryan Co-producer
Jacob Tierney Screenwriter
André Turpin Cinematographer
Gabriel Yared Score Composer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Death & Life of John F. Donovan
1. Scene 1 [4:56]
2. Scene 2 [7:07]
3. Scene 3 [6:44]
4. Scene 4 [4:40]
5. Scene 5 [6:30]
6. Scene 6 [7:39]
7. Scene 7 [4:16]
8. Scene 8 [7:22]
9. Scene 9 [7:40]
10. Scene 10 [4:10]
11. Scene 11 [6:19]
12. Scene 12 [5:37]
13. Scene 13 [4:54]
14. Scene 14 [1:47]
15. Scene 15 [4:37]
16. Scene 16 [7:18]
17. Scene 17 [6:02]
18. Scene 18 [4:22]
19. Scene 19 [7:27]
20. Scene 20 [7:15]
21. Scene 21 [6:30]

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