Love is Strange
- 1h 34min
- Directed by: Ira Sachs
- Cast: John Lithgow, Alfred Molina, Marisa Tomei
- UK release: 13 February 2015
After 39 years together, NYC couple Ben (Lithgow) and George (Molina) get married, whereupon George loses his teaching job at a Catholic school and the couple have to live apart while they find a cheaper apartment. Lithgow and Molina are a joy and in spite of uncertain pacing it has all the ingredients of a modern classic.
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Reviews & features
Love Is Strange9 Feb 2015
A charming, truthful look at love in later life with John Lithgow and Alfred Molina
Get married and your life goes to pot. This is what happens in Ira Sachs' Love Is Strange, a confidently uncomfortable, New York-set story co-written with Mauricio Zacharias. This is real love: there is old age, there is debt, there is misunderstanding.
Love is Strange to show at Glasgow Film Theatre21 Oct 2014
Special October screenings of film months before its general release in Feb 2015
It’s not on general release until February 2015, but Glasgay! and Luminate Festival are holding special October screenings of this tender drama from Keep the Lights On writers Ira Sachs and Mauricio Zacharias. After nearly 40 years together, Ben (John…
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