May 18, 2001
Genre(s): Drama, Romance
Jackson Pollock is recognized as a brilliant artist who should have had a bright future ahead of him. But alcohol addiction has kept Pollack's career reduced to occasional showings at art exhibits which earn him high praise. When Lee Krasner meets Pollock, she is instantly taken by his personality and his talent. She falls in love with Pollock and vows to move him from his brother's shabby apartment into a house in the Hamptons. Things appear to be going very well for Pollock and Krasner a the two get married and Pollock's career starts to take off. His sobriety allows him to attract the attention of major publications such as Life Magazine, but his success could be short-lived when alcohol re-enters his life.