Period film: Inventing the Abbotts (1997)

J.C. (Billy Crudup) and Doug Holt (Joaquin Phoenix) are from the “wrong side of the tracks.” Outcasts in a town full of people living the “American Dream” in the late 1950s, the boys have been raised by a working, single mother (Kathy Baker). Their father lost his life during a period of conflict with his business partner, Lloyd Abbott (Will Patton), who has since become … Continue reading Period film: Inventing the Abbotts (1997)