Love Hurts
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A complacent, middle-aged ear, nose, and throat doctor attempts to win back his wayward wife with a little help from their college-bound son in this romantic comedy from writer/director Barra Grant (Glory Days, Life of the Party). Dr. Ben Bingham (Richard E. Grant) has everything a man his age could want in life -- a good job, a gorgeous home, and a beautiful wife -- yet, as a result of being so content, he's lost his passion for living. His wife, Amanda (Carrie-Anne Moss), on the other hand, is excited to start a new phase in her life once their teenage son, Justin (Johnny Pacar), leaves… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 29%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Moss brings warmth and dignity to a part that could've easily slid into stereotype, while Camryn Manheim owns her few scenes as Amanda's best friend."
‑ Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
"A flat-footed sitcom with unconvincing situations and comedy."
‑ Kirk Honeycutt, Hollywood Reporter
"It's bloodless material, sluggishly captured by Barra, who's trapped in directorial survival mode, terrified to color outside of the lines."
‑ Brian Orndorf, BrianOrndorf.com
"The direction rarely rises above acceptable, but anytime the camera's pointed at Grant, it doesn't matter."
‑ Luke Y. Thompson, L.A. Weekly
"...an utterly misbegotten piece of work..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"There's a perfectly likable, sitcomish romantic comedy buried somewhere deep inside Barra Grant's indie Love Hurts, but it would have taken some very significant rewrites to unearth it."
‑ Andrew Barker, Variety
"This is not muddy storytelling, just bipolar and unconvincing, as Grant force-feeds us comedy to soften us up for the emotional kill."
‑ Mark Keizer, Boxoffice Magazine
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