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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Gwyneth Paltrow
Joaquin Phoenix
Vinessa Shaw
Directors
James Gray
Screenwriters
Ric Menello
James Gray
Running Time
110 minutes

Two Lovers
Joaquin Pheonix signs off in intense introspective form.


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Two Lovers

Plot
A Brooklyn set romance in which a man (Pheonix) is torn between the family friend his parents want him to marry and his beautiful but volatile new neighbor.


Verdict
Fine performances — notably from Phoenix — still don’t make this an easy sell. But it is atmospheric, accomplished and intense.


Reviewed by Angie Errigo

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