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Lovely, Still (2008)

A holiday fable that tells the story of an elderly man discovering love for the first time.

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Mary Malone
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Alex Malone
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Peter (as Sean Tillmann)
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Cute Girl
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Tina Dixon ...
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Mary Douglass ...
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Damien Montgonmery
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A holiday fable that tells the story of an elderly man discovering love for the first time.

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Something mysterious, new, unexpected and lovely is happening to Robert Malone.

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Rated PG for thematic material, mild language and brief smoking | See all certifications »

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27 March 2010 (Japan)  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$4,584 (USA) (10 September 2010)

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$124,720 (USA) (29 October 2010)
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More honest than most for its genre
1 December 2010 | by (Ontario, Canada) – See all my reviews

"Lovely, Still" is a story of discovering love late in life. It has the potential of being schmaltzy like the similar "Letters to Juliet" (2010), but it manages to avoid that trap and displays much more honest emotion like "Away From Her" (2006).

Martin Landau is the oft-confused and bewildered Robert who quickly falls in love with the more out-going Mary (Ellen Burstyn). The supporting characters were particularly well crafted. I enjoyed Adam Scott as Mike, Robert's boss and friend, and Elizabeth Banks as Alex, Mary's daughter.

Set during the holiday season, "Lovely, Still" is charming and amorous. Recommended for fans of the genre.


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