Insignificance (1985)

Director
Nicolas Roeg

Main cast
Michael Emil; Theresa Russell; Tony Curtis; Gary Busey; Will Sampson

Genres
Comedy, Drama

Description
Four 1950's cultural icons (Albert Einstein, Marilyn Monroe, Joe DiMaggio and Senator Joseph MacCarthy) who conceivably could have met and probably didn't, fictionally do in this modern fable of post-WWII America. Visually intriguing, the film has a fluid progression of flash-backs and flash-forwards centering on the fictional Einstein's current observations, childhood memories and apprehensions for the future.


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