Type
Scripted
Premiered
Dec. 07, 2003
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
360 min.
Country
USA
Network
HBO TV Network

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Angels in America

An HBO miniseries, based on the Tony-award winning plays by Tony Kushner, about AIDS, religion, drugs, homosexuality, angels, and whether the redemption of man is possible. The story revolves around a group of people who, at first sight, have nothing to do with each other -- but are all connected by their ideology, experiences, and feelings.

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01x06 Perestroika: Chapter Six - Heaven,… Aired: Dec. 14, 2003

In Perestroika Prior Walter faces the visions that he tries to confront. Meanwhile, Roy Cohn tries to manipulate with the system so he could …

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The show had 1 season and 6 episodes air in 2003.

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  • The title of the book that Belize calls his "favorite bestselling paperback novel, 'In Love with the Night Mysterious,'" is a lyric from the song "So in Love" from Cole Porter's stage musical…
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    The title of the book that Belize calls his "favorite bestselling paperback novel, 'In Love with the Night Mysterious,'" is a lyric from the song "So in Love" from Cole Porter's stage musical "Kiss Me Kate" (produced on film as Kiss Me Kate). Porter was gay, and, like the Joe Pitt character, married to a woman (although unlike Joe, Porter informed his wife of his sexual orientation before they married).
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  • Goof (continuity error): When Belize puts the "goop" on Prior, in one shot Prior's hospital gown is off his shoulder, in the next, its completely on.
  • The miniseries script is based on two Broadway plays, "Angels in America: Millennium Approaches" and "Angels in America: Perestroika" and both won the Tony Award for the Best Plays of 1993…
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    The miniseries script is based on two Broadway plays, "Angels in America: Millennium Approaches" and "Angels in America: Perestroika" and both won the Tony Award for the Best Plays of 1993 and 1994 respectively. "Angels in America: Millennium Approaches" opened at the Walter Kerr Theatre on May 4, 1993 and ran for 367 performances. "Angels in America: Perestroika," opened at the Walter Kerr Theatre on November 23, 1993 and ran for 217 performances. Both plays were written by by Tony Kushner who also wrote the scripts for the miniseries. Jeffrey Wright won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for "Angels in America: Perestroika" and recreated his roles in this TV production.
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