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Brooks Wilson is in crisis. He is torn between his wife Selma and two daughters and his mistress Grace, and also between his career as a successful illustrator and his feeling that he might still produce something worthwhile. Written by Gary Couzens <gjcouzens@btinternet.com>

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Working title was "Brooks Wilson, Ltd." See more »

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Brooks Wilson: You got the galleys, Benny?
Benny: Brooks, it's your baby. Do it your own way, your own style, have fun with it. Only, don't screw up the broad's face.
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Loving
Music by Bernardo Segall
Lyrics by William B. Dorsey
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Slow-going, but worth it
11 July 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

LOVING is a film for the patient movie buff. It is not a film for those who want to see murders or car crashes every five minutes. It is a maturely-told, sensitively-acted, -written and -directed film about a commercial artist's marital (and extra-marital) entanglements. It relies on character rather than plot to convey its points.

All the actors are spotless in their portrayals, especially George Segal and Eva Marie Saint as the artist and his harried wife. It is a film that slowly builds interest in the characters which is amply rewarded for the audience by the film's conclusion. LOVING is a film that will leave you silent at the end, and thinking about it for days afterward.


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