Mr. Morgan's Last Love
|Mr. Morgan's Last Love|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Sandra Nettelbeck|
|Produced by||Astrid Kahmke|
|Screenplay by||Sandra Nettelbeck|
|Based on||La Douceur Assassine|
by Françoise Dorner
|Music by||Hans Zimmer|
|Edited by||Christoph Strothjohann|
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment
|Distributed by||Senator Film (Germany)|
A-Film Benelux MSD (Belgium)
Image Entertainment (US)
Mr. Morgan's Last Love (also known as Last Love) is a 2013 film based on Françoise Dorner's French novel La Douceur Assassine. It is written and directed by Sandra Nettelbeck and stars Michael Caine and Clémence Poésy.
The film centres around a retired, widowed professor (Caine) living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a young French woman (Poésy). That's the central structure for a sensitive story about changing relationships for this professor and his son, and life's meaning.
- Michael Caine as Matthew Morgan
- Clémence Poésy as Pauline Laubie
- Justin Kirk as Miles Morgan
- Jane Alexander as Joan Morgan
- Gillian Anderson as Karen Morgan
- Richard Hope as Philatelist
- Anne Alvaro as Colette Léry
Mr. Morgan's Last Love received mixed reviews. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film holds a 35% rating, based on twenty reviews, with an average score of 4.9/10. Metacritic gives the film a score of 37 out of 100, sampled from twelve reviews.
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- White, James (10 February 2011). "Michael Caine Has Mr Morgan's Last Love". Retrieved 2 September 2012.
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- "Last Love". Metacritic. Retrieved 31 October 2013.