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Beginners

6 years, 11 months ago at Dec 22 5:32
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Sometimes you watch a movie and you can’t but think “That must have been very cathartic to write.” Beginners is a deeply personal journey through two strands of time, which never really intersect in the narrative-proper but thematically and emotionally in ways both obvious and subtle. Never self-pitying, nor is it an embellishment of self-hagiography, Beginners strives sincerity, and never e... read more

Not enough but a pretty good effort

6 years, 9 months ago at Mar 5 22:38
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I must say that this movie tries too hard for it´s own convenience. It tries too hard to create lovable not-really-believable characters that you would love to have as friends (scratch that, you would love to BE them) and it tries to hard to hit that soft only one-tear jerker nerve we all have but we just dont use a lot. The filmakers get it done all right but you can almost see their continous e... read more

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7 years, 1 month ago at Nov 8 14:51
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Como explicar palpitações no peito, aperto no coração, lágrimas nos olhos, meu riso fugaz? Ah! Certo...
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Description: From writer/director Mike Mills comes a comedy/drama about how deeply funny and transformative life can be, even at its most serious moments. -Beginners- imaginatively explores the hilarity, confusion, and surprises of love through the evolving consciousness of Oliver (Golden Globe Award nominee Ewan McGregor). Oliver meets the irreverent and unpredictable Anna (Melanie Laurent of Inglourious Basterds) only months after his father Hal (Academy Award nominee Christopher Plummer) has passed away. This new love floods Oliver with memories of his father who - following 44 years of marriage - came out of the closet at age 75 to live ... (more)
Release date: 9 June 2011
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"Beginners 2010 | Drama | 1h 45m | R Director: Mike Mills Writer: Mike Mills Stars: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent A young man cares for his father after he is diagnosed with terminal cancer and comes out of the closet and meets his younger boyfriend. After his death, he deals with his complex relationship with a French actress. "...And I can really see Anna's eyes in 2003.""


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"Nominated for 1 Oscar, won 1 (2011): Best Supporting Actor - Christopher Plummer (WON)"


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