'I Am a Messenger' Trailer | Angels in America | HBO Classics
Tony Kushner on the origins of "Angels in America" (May 10, 1993) | Charlie Rose
Meryl Streep's eulogy from the opening of Angels in America
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Angels in America
Angels in America is a 2003 American HBO miniseries directed by Mike Nichols and based on the Pulitzer-prize winning play by the same name by Tony Kushner. Set in 1985, the film revolves around six New Yorkers whose lives intersect. At its core, it is the fantastical story of Prior Walter, a gay man living with AIDS who is visited by an angel. The film explores a wide variety of themes, including Reagan era politics, the spreading AIDS epidemic, and a rapidly changing social and political climate.