Philip Seymour Hoffman directs Stephen Adly Guirgis' Jesus Hopped the A Train, a two-act prison-courtroom-comic drama. In Riker's for murdering the cult leader who stole his best friend, a young man fights his lawyer and a religious zealot prisoner?first for his identity, then for vindication. Freedom is juxtaposed with responsibilities of spiritual rebirth.
Running Time: 2 hours
(10 minute intermission)
May be inappropriate for children ages 14 and under.