THE HUMBLING is an upcoming comedic drama film directed by Barry Levinson (Rain Man, Bugsy, Wag the Dog) and written by Buck Henry and Michal Zebede, based on the novel of the same name by author Philip Roth about a man who has lived inside his own imagination for too long.
The film starring Al Pacino as a legendary stage actor who has an affair with a lesbian woman (played by Greta Gerwig) half his age at a secluded country house in Connecticut. Dianne Wiest, Charles Grodin and Mandy Patinkin also star.
It premiered at the 2014 Venice Film Festival to mixed reviews, and scheduled to be screened in the Special Presentations section of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.
- via Deadline