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The Sessions (The Surrogate) (2012)

The Sessions
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Helen Hunt Helen Hunt
William H. Macy William H. Macy
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Annika Marks Annika Marks
Adam Arkin Adam Arkin
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4 years, 9 months ago at Feb 12 21:03
This could have turned out incredibly icky. Think about it for a moment: severely handicapped man goes on a quest to lose his virginity. Hollywood Quirk © could have taken over this screenplay and film and drug it into the ground. Mercifully, and with great élan, I can admit that all of those worries can be put to rest. The Sessions is delicate, humane stuff being explored.

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2 years, 5 months ago at Jun 20 16:40
"Credo in un Dio con un senso dell'uomorismo. Lo troverei assolutamente intollerabile non trovare nessuno da incolpare per tutto questo."
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Mark O'Brien, a 36-year-old poet and journalist in an iron lung, decides he no longer wishes to be a virgin. With the help of his therapist and the guidance of his priest, he contacts a professional sex surrogate to take him on a journey to manhood.
Release date: 16 November 2012
Tags: Drama (8), 2012 (5), Poetry (4), Paralysis (4), Priest (3), Therapy (3), Sexuality (3), Sex (3), Disability (3), Polio (3), Motel (2), Female Nudity (2), Sponge Bath (2), Sex Surrogate (2), Loss Of Virginity (2), Iron Lung (2), 2010s (2), Cat (2), Judaism (2), Virgin (2)
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