• Publication date: February 14, 2013

Spring Forward

This thoughtful and sensitive drama, written and directed by actor/director Tom Gilroy revolves around the unlikely relationship between two men that are different in every way imaginable. In spring, Paul is starting his new job as a park attendant after being released from prison for armed robbery. There he is partnered up with Murphy, a retiring veteran groundskeeper who carries a guilt for his dying son. Their conversations become lifelines for each other as they pull each other through...

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1999

MBC Max:

February 20, 2013 05:00 (KSA) ~ February 20, 2013 04:00 (CLT)

This thoughtful and sensitive drama, written and directed by actor/director Tom Gilroy in his directorial debut, revolves around the unlikely relationship between two men that are different in every way imaginable.

In spring, Paul (Liev Schreiber) is starting his new job as a park attendant after being released from prison for armed robbery. There he is partnered up with Murphy (Ned Beatty), a retiring veteran groundskeeper who carries a guilt for his dying son. With the changing of the seasons, we see the change in these two men as they help enrich each other's lives through their conversations which become lifelines for each other as they pull each other through...

Starring:

  • Ned Beatty
  • Liev Schreiber
  • Campbell Scott
  • Ian Hart
  • Peri Gilpin
  • Bill Raymond

Directed by:  Tom Gilroy

Rating:  R for language and some drug content.