Screenplay: Bennett Miller’s ‘Foxcatcher’

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Foxcatcher: When wealthy John du Pont (Steve Carell) invites Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz (Channing Tatum) to move to his estate and help form a wrestling team for the 1988 Olympics, Mark sees a way to step out of the shadow of his charismatic brother, Dave (Mark Ruffalo). However, du Pont begins to lead Mark down a dark road, causing the athlete’s self-esteem to slip. Meanwhile, du Pont becomes fixated on bringing Dave into the fold, eventually propelling all three toward an unforeseen tragedy.

Director: Bennett Miller

Writer: Dan Futterman, E. Max Frye

Cast: Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo

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Lance Carter is an actor and the Editor of Daily Actor.

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