Love & Mercy
- 2h 1min
- Directed by: Bill Pohlad
- Cast: John Cusack, Paul Dano, Elizabeth Banks
- Phone: 0300 300 1210
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
BILL POHLAD | USA | 2014 | 121m | 12A
CAST: JOHN CUSACK, PAUL DANO, PAUL GIAMATTI
The story of Brian Wilson, the visionary leader of the Beach Boys. After experiencing a debilitating panic attack, Wilson quits touring and retires to the studio to work on Pet Sounds, the album that will become the band’s masterpiece. 20 years later, he is a broken, confused man, under the supervision of tyrannical therapist Dr Eugene Landy. This screening will open with short films from WCS Paisley Music students.
Part of Music & Mental Health Day at Paisley Arts Centre.
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Reviews & features
Love & Mercy19 Jun 2015
EIFF 2015: Beach Boys legend Brian Wilson is the focus of this sympathetic biopic
Music biopics tend to benefit from being unauthorised; accessing the precious back catalogue of a pop-star usually means airbrushing out the more salacious details of their life, resulting in the blandly commercial hagiography of Walk the Line or Ray…
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Love & Mercy Official Teaser Trailer (2015) -- Brian Wilson Biopic HD
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