Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

January 24, 2014

Movie preview: “Nebraska”


Rated: R for some language

Running time: 1 hr 55 min

Cast: Bruce Dern, June Squibb, Will Forte, Bob Odenkirk, Stacy Keach, Devin Ratray

Plot: After receiving a sweepstakes letter in the mail, a cantankerous Montana father thinks he’s struck it rich, and wrangles his son into taking a road trip to Nebraska to claim his winnings. Shot in black and white across four states, Director Alexander Payne (“Sideways,” “The Descendants”) tells the story of family life in the heartland of America.