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Watch: Mark Ruffalo, Julia Roberts, & Matt Bomer Fight for Survival in 3 Clips from 'The Normal Heart'

Photo of Ben Travers By Ben Travers | Indiewire May 21, 2014 at 4:36PM

HBO is making one final push for Sunday night's premiere of "The Normal Heart" with these three intense new clips.
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Mark Ruffalo and Matt Bomer in "The Normal Heart"
Jojo Whilden/HBO Mark Ruffalo and Matt Bomer in "The Normal Heart"

HBO subscribers (and anyone who knows an HBO subscriber) will be able to see Ryan Murphy's HBO adaptation of the Tony-award winning play "The Normal Heart" Sunday night. In case a slew of articles haven't peaked your interest, HBO has just released three new clips from the anticipated new drama.

READ MORE: Ryan Murphy Finally Finds the Pulse of 'The Normal Heart' in an Uneven but Devastating Adaptation

Written by Larry Kramer and based on his experiences raising awareness for the '80s HIV/AIDS epidemic, "The Normal Heart" features a slew of top tier actors including Julia Roberts, Matt Bomer, Taylor Kitsch, and Mark Ruffalo as Kramer's fictional stand-in, Ned Weeks. It's an emotional film, and these clips only begin to scrape the surface of how devastating it can be -- but they're undoubtedly worth watching, especially the third, which will prepare you for Murphy's heavy-handed symbolism.

"The Normal Heart" premieres Sunday night at 9pm on HBO. 


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