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To Dust (2018)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 22 April 2018 (USA)
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Shmuel, a Hasidic cantor in upstate New York, distraught by the untimely death of his wife, struggles to find religious solace, while secretly obsessing over how her body will decay.

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Shawn Snyder
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Cast

Credited cast:
Géza Röhrig ... Shmuel
Matthew Broderick ... Albert
Sammy Voit ... Naftali
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sarah Jes Austell ... Lab Receptionist
Natalie Carter ... Security Guard
Bern Cohen ... Reb Goshen
Linda Frieser ... Wake Goer
Ben Hammer ... Rebbe
Leo Heller ... Noam
Marceline Hugot ... Carol
Andrew Keenan-Bolger ... Doctor
Stephanie Kurtzuba ... Receptionist
Jill Marie Lawrence ... Judy
Larry Owens ... Stanley
Isabelle Phillips ... Shprintzel
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Storyline

Shmuel, a Hasidic cantor in Upstate New York, distraught by the untimely death of his wife, struggles to find religious solace, while secretly obsessing over how her body will decay. As a clandestine partnership develops with Albert, a local community college biology professor, the two embark on a darkly comic and increasingly literal undertaking into the underworld. Written by Shawn Snyder

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jew | independent spirit | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

To Dust See more »

Filming Locations:

New York, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,496, 10 February 2019

Gross USA:

$184,495

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$184,495
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Color:

Color
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Trivia

The end credits mention that this movie was in memory of a family member of the director, called Linda Snyder. See more »

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Blow Wind Blow
Written and performed by Tom Waits
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Rilliant,Touching, Effing Real

Jewish or not...it doesn't matter. I'm Jewish, but not Hasidic. This grabbed me at the core as a human. Such a beautiful movie. I wish they ended it with more answers. Both Broderick and Rohrig did SUPERB jobs bringing their characters to light. If only they could do another movie together!!!


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