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Love, Ludlow (2005)

R | | Comedy, Romance | 2 May 2006 (USA)
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When Myra agrees to date the charming but vulnerable Reggie, her eccentric brother Ludlow is threatened, forcing Myra to finally take charge of her own life.


Adrienne Weiss


David Paterson (as David L. Paterson)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Alicia Goranson ... Myra
David Eigenberg ... Reggie
Brendan Sexton III ... Ludlow
Jay Patterson ... Storkelson
Andrea Maulella ... Carol
Marissa Copeland Marissa Copeland ... Broker
Alessandro Magania Alessandro Magania ... Waiter
Bernard Pollock Bernard Pollock ... Bernie
Ruby Holbrook Ruby Holbrook ... Ms. Fernster
Jessica Moreno ... New Office Temp (as Jessica Durdock)
Randy Ryan ... Subway Man
David Paterson ... Distinguished Elevator Guy (as David L. Paterson)
Wally Dunn ... Janitor
Barry Theiler Barry Theiler ... Fart Guy
Ed Backes Ed Backes ... Special Appearance


Myra Smuldanski has done the unthinkable. After years of shunning men she accepts a date with Reginald Baron, an account executive at the office where she temps. The only man in her life up to this point has been Ludlow, Myra's bi-polar younger brother who aspires to be the next Jackson Pollack. Lud is not to happy with the new man in Myra's life and tries his best to destroy any budding relationship between her and Reg. Myra finds herself torn between her role as her brothers caretaker and the possibility of finding someone who wants to take care of her. Film is based on Patersons's play Fingerpainting In a Murphybed. Written by David Paterson

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A guy, A gal, her brother and twinkies


Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some language including sexual references

Did You Know?


Alicia Goranson and Brendan Sexton III previously worked together in 1999's Oscar winning "Boys Don't Cry". See more »


The position of Ludlow's foot when Reggie looks beneath the bureau for his keys. See more »


Storkelson: The other night in the parking lot, there was this chick, had a balcony you could do Shakespeare from, I'm not kidding, unbelievable...
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I kept waiting for the fun part but it never ...
4 February 2006 | by LinuksSee all my reviews

I like to relax, kickback and watch a comedy. Therefor I kept waiting and waiting for the comedy to start. In the end my wait was over, the fun hadn't come. A comedy? questionable. It looks more like an independent movie which leans more toward the genre known as drama.

In 'Love, Ludlow' the life of a woman living and having to take care of her retarded(?) brother is being portrayed. The ups, the downs and how one would have to deal with it; how it affects aspects of life. She's trying to date a guy, pretty sensitive and scared, but in order to start a working relationship both have to overcome and accept the obstacle known as Ludlow (her brother). Very good, very nice imagery, not a good comedy. But definitely a good movie. As a drama (or what I think of as drama) I'd give it an eight point five, as a comedy I'd give it a two, not much fun. After a compromise with myself I gave it a seven.

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2 May 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Любовь, Ладлоу See more »


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$125,000 (estimated)
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