Nebraska Movie Synopsis & Plot
When a cantankerous old man (Dern) naively thinks he's won a million dollars from a magazine sweepstakes, his son (Forte) reluctantly agrees to escort him on a road trip from Billings to Lincoln to claim his prize.
Bruce Dern plays a senile alcoholic who mistakenly believes he has won a million dollars in Nebraska
, the latest great movie from Alexander Payne, the director of Sideways
and The Descendants
. Funny, entertaining and heartfelt, Nebraska
is a simply told but impeccably executed comedy-drama that will stay with you long after the end credits roll. Read our Nebraska movie review »