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Love (2015)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 30 October 2015 (USA)
Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.

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Gaspar Noé

Writer:

Gaspar Noé
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Cast

Cast overview:
Aomi Muyock ... Electra
Karl Glusman ... Murphy
Klara Kristin ... Omi
Ugo Fox Ugo Fox ... Gaspar
Juan Saavedra Juan Saavedra ... Julio
Gaspar Noé ... Noe (as Aron Pages)
Isabelle Nicou Isabelle Nicou ... Nora
Benoît Debie ... Yuyo
Vincent Maraval Vincent Maraval ... Lieutenant Castel
Déborah Révy Déborah Révy ... Paula (as Deborah Revy)
Xamira Zuloaga Xamira Zuloaga ... Lucile
Stella Rocha ... Mami
Omaima S. Omaima S. ... Victoire
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Storyline

Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

France | Belgium

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

30 October 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Любов See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$249,083, 31 December 2015
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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The Love Hotel from Enter the Void (2009), Gaspar Noé's previous film, can be seen in one of the film's many scenes. See more »

Goofs

Murphy uses a Loreo 3D camera to take pictures of Electra. At one point he turns the camera on end to shoot. This means the two resulting images will not align correctly to make a single stereoscopic picture. He also neglects to use the flash in the dimly lit room. See more »

Quotes

Murphy: I'm not a slave to pussy. Pussy's pussy.
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References Crash (2004) See more »

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Always Returning
Performed by Brian Eno
Written by Brian Eno and Roger Eno
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About as tender as a toilet roll
18 November 2015 | by darren-153-890810See all my reviews

Having just come back from the UK Premier, I can honestly say, that was quite simply appalling. Only Kill Your Friends is a worse film of 2015.

I absolutely loved Enter the Void with a passion, the poster has been my iPhone screen saver ever since. It was slick, stylish, sexy and trippy.

Love, however fails to deliver on so many levels. I get what the director was trying to achieve here, but it just doesn't work due to the appalling acting from the very unlikable main character. Where on earth did they get him from? Was he the only actor who was willing to show his erect cock on the cinema screen? His lines are delivered with such a flat misanthropic moribund tone that you can't believe anything he says. The voice over just adds to the car crash. Its a film which lacks any real emotion or chemistry.

If you want to watch a gritty film with real emotions watch Blue is the Warmest Colour and 9 Songs.

Caspar Noe, you have let us done badly here. Go back to making in your face trippy films.


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