Love Is All You Need Synopsis
A woman with cancer loses her hair and meets a widower who blames the world for his wife's death.
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The Telegraph

By Robbie Collin
Love is All You Need has been made for an audience rarely catered for by the film industry: intelligent adults who enjoy perceptive and...
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80

Time Out London

By Trevor Johnston
The cliché-averse will doubtless resist, but the laughter and tears here are never less than fully earned. A lovely film.
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77

Film.com

Irresistibly entertaining and beautiful to look at it, the film is pleasant at worst, and – at best – wisely defies its slapped-on American...
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75

indieWIRE

By Eric Kohn
As Love Is All You Need goes through the motions of drawing its central couple together, Bier delivers nothing more than a well-made,...
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75

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Love Is All You Need works despite its occasional preposterous developments.
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75

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Love Is All You Need is entirely predictable, and that’s OK in a film as lovingly made, well acted and enjoyable as this.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Brosnan is good, and he and Dyrholm erase any and all signs of contrivance in the plot, the script.
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Brosnan and Dyrholm are irresistible, communicating volumes with mere glances as well as sharp dialogue.
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60

Village Voice

By Zachary Wigon
Formulaic despite its trespasses, Love Is All You Need leaves the lingering sensation that more fun could have been had if the film cut...
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Variety

By Leslie Felperin
Corny as a vat of polenta, but still rib-sticking enough to satisfy those who like lightly seasoned, easily digestible cinematic starch,...
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stop and smell the lemons

By lydel55
It is a pleasure to see a film with the theme of an unrehearsed romance. I believe both of the lead actors are convincing because of their own personal loss. Although I don't always like subtitled...

Love is All You Need, might have been called It's Never Too Late

By laughrob
Sweet, fun, funny, full of great characters, esp. Trine Dyrholm the leading lady. She is beguiling and riveting. Mostly shot in Italy which I why I went. That and Pierce Brosnan who never disappoints....

Amazing Romance for Baby Boomers

By pedsarq
Two parents on their way to their child's wedding in Italy crash in a parking lot and set off one of the most romantic stories I've ever seen for the fifty-plus moviegoer. The whole movie flows very...

Joy to the eye and food for thought

By Ghaleb
Perhaps not a terribly ingeneous plot or setting, but the transcultural, old and new, and chracter study make this movie a pleasure to see, while going through a well knit plot. A pleasure to see,...

Love Is All You Need

By ellenlv
This movie has a great story. Lots of laughter, some drama and love for family. I enjoyed it so much, I saw it two weeks in a row. Not many movies I would ever want to see twice , but this was one....

Love is all you need

By kennethbowman
Film did not hang together, character development had serious plausibility problems. This was not a romantic comedy...

Love is all you need

By Charles Berky
A "feel good" movie for a change...

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Terrific movie!

By mugglesmovies
Wonderful grown-up love story. International flavor. Great choice of actors. Loved Pierce Brosnan in this one. Beautiful scenery....

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Rated R | For Brief sexuality, nudity and some language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 16+ Older teens, adults can say "I do" to wedding dramedy.
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