The world s foremost actor, Laurence Olivier, and one of America s greatest playwrights, Eugene O Neill, are brought together in this acclaimed stage production, by the National Theatre Company, of O Neill s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Long Day s Journey into Night gives an autobiographical account of Eugene O Neill s claustrophobic and explosive home life, fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realising he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is an emotionally unstable misfit. Laurence Olivier won an Emmy Award and a BAFTA nomination for his performance in this production, which also marks one of his rare appearances on television.
Release Date: 19 September 2011
Certificate: PG - Parental Guidance
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 162 minutes
Main Language: English