Behind the Candelabra Poster

Release Date: 2013

DVD Release Date: September 17th, 2013

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 0 min

Plot Summary
World-famous pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) takes much-younger Scott Thorson (Matt Damon) as a lover, but the relationship deteriorates when Liberace takes other bedmates and Thorson becomes addicted to drugs.

Cast: Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Dan Aykroyd, Scott Bakula, Rob Lowe, Bruce Ramsay, Cheyenne Jackson, Debbie Reynolds

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Genres: Docudrama, Romance, Biography

Production Co: HBO Films, Jerry Weintraub Productions

Keywords: Love, 1970s, Amusing, Engaging

Awards

Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)
Winner Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Winner Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated Production Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)
Nominated Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Winner Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Nominated Adapted Screenplay
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)
Winner Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)
Winner Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)