Archives: That time Alexander Payne returned to Omaha to make his first movie
A 1996 photo from a private screening of "Citizen Ruth." From left: writers Jim Taylor and Alexander Payne with the star of the movie, Laura Dern.
Posted: Tuesday, November 12, 2013 12:00 am
With Alexander Payne's latest movie, "Nebraska," opening in Omaha on Friday, we're going to be running some Payne-centric stuff all this week. We decided to go back to his beginning.
This article originally ran on Feb. 5, 1995, before Payne was an Oscar-winner and a household name (Omaha households, anyway).
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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 12:00 am.