Synopsis: The life of reclusive Beach Boys songwriter and musician Brian Wilson, from his successes with highly-influential orchestral pop albums to his nervous breakdown and subsequent encounter with controversial therapist Dr. Eugene Landy.
As award season ramps up, the team behind the ambitious Brian Wilson biopic have made mental health awareness a priority.
The 'Love & Mercy' Oscar contender is now set to appear as one of the first female war photographers in Sloane U'Ren's World War II adventure, 'Rita Hayworth with a Hand Grenade.'
Plus: The Safdie Brothers' "Heaven Knows What," plus Kieslowski's "Blind Chance" on Criterion.
Two films about characters opening up to the world should be more interested in the world.
People are praising Paul Dano and John Cusack performing Brian Wilson in 'Love & Mercy.' They should. But someone else holds the film together.
Ace character actors Paul Dano and John Cusack push themselves as never before to play Brian Wilson at parallel stages in his life in 'Love & Mercy,' hitting theaters June 5.
Paul Dano and John Cusack portray the former Beach Boys singer during two troubled periods of his life.