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The Substance of Fire

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In this adaptation of a stage play by [[Performer~P199703~Jon Robin Baitz~jonrobinbaitz]], a successful head of a New York publishing firm unravels after the death of his wife. Isaac Geldhart ([[Performer~P60231~Ron Rifkin~ronrifkin]]) is a German Jewish survivor of the Holocaust who has been emotionally scarred by the traumas of his childhood, during which he spent many days hiding in an attic full of books. He has grown into a demanding perfectionist of a businessman, but his company is failing despite...more

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