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Published by Orion in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementFrederic Raphael.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6068.A6 A75 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination306 p. ;
Number of Pages306
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6854830M
ISBN 10075282497X
LC Control Number00362881

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All My Sons (), a Broadway success that won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award in , tells the story of a son, home from the war, who learns that his brother's death was due to defective airplane parts turned out by their profiteering father.5/5(1). All My Sons Summary. Joe Keller, a successful businessman, lives comfortably with his wife, Kate, and son, Chris, in a suburban American neighborhood. They have only one sadness in their lives – the loss of their other son, Larry, who went missing in World War II. After three years, Kate still clings to the hope that her son is alive. All My Sons, a play in three acts, is set in a small town several years after World War Two, and begins with Jim Bayliss, a doctor, and Joe Keller, head of the Keller family, sitting in Keller’s backyard, reading the paper.A storm the previous night has shorn in half a tree that is revealed to memorialize Larry Keller, one of two Keller children—the son who did not survive the war. In , All My Sons was made into a made-for-TV film. This version is more faithful to Arthur Miller 's original play than the film version. The main roles are James Whitmore as Joe Keller, Aidan Quinn as Chris Keller, Michael Learned as Kate Keller and Joan Allen as Ann Deever. Direction was by Jack O' by: 1.

Great book by Bing's now dead oldest son who really tells it like it was. Bing was the consummate cold jerk dad who humiliated his sons at every turn. All 4 sons from his first marriage now dead of unnatural causes/5(49). LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in All My Sons, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. The play opens in the hedged-in backyard of the Keller home, with Joe Keller, head of the family, father of two boys, husband to Katie Keller, sitting outside reading the paper alongside his friend and neighbor Dr. Jim. All My Sons is the story of the Kellers, so we do not see much of Ann's reaction to the realization that her father was largely innocent after all. She functions in this act as a catalyst, a femme fatale in the literal sense, the woman who brings destruction to the false calm of the Kellers' life by churning up a past that some of the family. About the Author. American dramatist Arthur Miller was born in New York City in In Miller won awards for his comedy The Grass Still major achievement was Death of a Salesman, which won the Pulitzer Prize for drama and the New York Drama Critics' Circle Crucible was aimed at the widespread congressional investigation of /5().

ALL MY SONS a play in three acts by Arthur Miller Characters: Joe Keller (Keller) Kate Keller (Mother) Chris Keller Ann Deever George Deever Dr. Jim Bayliss (Jim) Sue Bayliss Frank Lubey Lydia Lubey Bert Act One The back yard of the Keller home in the outskirts of an American Size: KB. Everyone is a liar in All My Sons. Joe Keller lies to his sons and his neighbors about a crime that killed 21 American pilots and sent his partner to prison. His wife Kate keeps quiet about it too. Chris, the surviving son and heir to Joe Keller's business, lies to himself about it.   New Book: Even Donald Trump Thinks His Grown Sons Are Dumb. Share this article: One of the more believable claims made in Michael Wolff’s explosive tell-all Fire and Fury is that President Trump reportedly takes joy in pointing out that Don. Jr. and Eric Trump, his two adult sons, aren’t exactly MENSA material.   All My Sons by Arthur Miller – review He lives peacefully with his wife Kate and his son Chris, but had another son Larry who died in a plane crash during the war. Buy this book .