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Lovelace (2013)

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The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband before taking control of her life.

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Andy Bellin
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amanda Seyfried ... Linda
Peter Sarsgaard ... Chuck
Sharon Stone ... Dorothy Boreman
Robert Patrick ... John Boreman
Juno Temple ... Patsy
Chris Noth ... Anthony Romano
Bobby Cannavale ... Butchie Peraino
Hank Azaria ... Gerry Damiano
Adam Brody ... Harry Reems
Chloë Sevigny ... Feminist Journalist
James Franco ... Hugh Hefner
Debi Mazar ... Dolly
Wes Bentley ... Thomas - Photographer
Eric Roberts ... Nat Laurendi
Ron Pritchard Ron Pritchard ... Sammy Davis Jr. (as Ronald Pritchard)
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Storyline

The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband before taking control of her life.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

The truth goes deeper than you think. See more »

Genres:

Biography | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity, language, drug use and some domestic violence | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 August 2013 (Croatia) See more »

Also Known As:

Lovelace See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$184,536, 11 August 2013

Gross USA:

$356,582

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,585,582
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

In the simulated oral sex scenes, a Popsicle was used as a substitute for a penis. See more »

Goofs

During one party scene set in 1970, Elvin Bishop's "Fooled Around And Fell In Love" plays on the radio. The song was released in 1976. See more »

Quotes

Chuck: But tomorrow's Linda's big day. She needs me. Send somebody else.
Butchie Peraino: OK. How about I send Linda for the film, and you can spend tomorrow with Harry's cock down your throat?
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Connections

Features Made for Each Other (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Fooled Around and Fell in Love
Written and Performed by Elvin Bishop
Published by Crabshaw Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Capricorn / Universal Music Enterprises
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Amanda was brilliant
4 January 2014 | by reverendkateSee all my reviews

...though honestly, due to it's jumping around in time, it was a bit difficult to follow. Overall, a stunning movie, a real wake-up call to porn of the 70s, taking such bright eyed youth into the seamy underbelly of the entertainment industry, but a more linear narrative might have worked a bit better. I loved Amanda as Linda, she did an amazing job. I just have am easier time watching movies that are less disjointed. Honestly though, I do hope Lovelace wins some awards. It is certainly worthy. Debi Mazar was stellar as always. :) Seriously, ten lines of text? I seriously said all I wanted to in seven. But what the hell, I will keep typing until it accepts my review. Live and learn, right? So they say...


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