The Normal Heart

  • Network: HBO
  • Series Premiere Date: May 25, 2014
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Metascore
85

Universal acclaim - based on 33 Critics

User Score
7.9

Generally favorable reviews- based on 116 Ratings

Summary: Ryan Murphy's adaptation of Larry Kramer's Tony-winning play about the early days of the AIDS crisis. After seeing a friend succumb to a new disease killing gay men at the offices of Dr. Emma Brookner (Julia Roberts), Ned Weeks (Mark Ruffalo) seeks to organize more action to combat it, even as his bluntness threatens to alienate people around him including his brother Ben (Alfred Molina), his lover Felix (Matt Bomer), and Bruce Niles (Taylor Kitsch), a closeted investment banker.

Details

Network: HBO
Genre(s): Drama, Movie/Mini-Series
Seasons: 1