In 1951, Marcus Messner, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with anti-Semitism, sexual repression, and the ongoing Korean War. Based on Philip Roth's 2008 novel "Indignation".
ActorsStarring: Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tracy Letts, Ben Rosenfield, Linda Emond, Margo Kazaryan, Noah Robbins, Doris McCarthy, Melanie Blake Roth, Danny Burstein, Pico Alexander, Joanne Baron, Philip Ettinger, Andrew S. Thompson, Bo Stansell, Susan Varon, Bryan Burton, Steven Kaplan, Bryan Fitzgerald, Richard Topol, Betsy Hogg, Isabel Keating, Rebecca Watson, Will MacAdam, Jason Erik Zacek, Kc Coy, Eli Gelb, Samuel Dunning, Eliza Foss, Ruth Flaherty, Tom Bair, Sam Rohloff, Neal Arluck
Marcus Messner, a brilliant working class Jewish boy from Newark, New Jersey, travels on scholarship to a small, conservative college in Ohio, thus exempting him from being drafted into the Korean War. But once there, Marcus’s growing infatuation with his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutton, and his clashes with the college’s imposing Dean, Hawes Caudwell, put him and his family’s best laid plans to the ultimate test.