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 an 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.
- Meza, Ed. "Caine ties knot on 'Last Love'". Retrieved 2 September 2012.
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- "Last Love (2013)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 31 October 2013.
- "Last Love". Metacritic. Retrieved 31 October 2013.