The Sessions

By raygiles
Written October 28, 2014
This had the potential to be a wonderful story and with skillful acting instead of repeated nudity of a very nice looking Hunt, I would have rated higher. Little is left to the imagination of creativity. I'm sorry, but I would be embarrassed to recommend this to my friends. VERY awkward. Felt like I was at a soft core porno. As wonderful as John Hawkes portrayed his character, he was overshadowed with mediocrity. If you can't act, get naked. Forest Gump, House of the Flying Daggers, heck, even soaps portray sexuality with much more class and intimacy. A lot to be said for leaving the act to our imagination. We could of figured it out. Don't you think? Very Poor presentation.
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Awkward

By dscar11
Written January 30, 2015
While parts of this movie were very interesting and moving the sex scenes in it were totally awkward. Not to mention I didn't realize until the end that I was in the movie with 6 other people. All of them over the age of 65. The experience just was kind of strange. Everything prior to the session I enjoyed. I also really liked the main character. But I would not recommend this movie to anyone else to go and see.
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Sessions

By peacenik1970
Written August 29, 2014
Great true story about overcoming obstacles. John Hawkes creates an Oscar caliber performance. Helen Hunt is good also. This movie is about sex and connection and is for thoughtful adults.
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Incredible

By williekiss
Written August 01, 2014
What a beautifufl and moving story The two leads are brilliant in their roles. So emtionally involving. The real Mark O'Brien must have been an amazing person to know. Lots of humor as well.
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Sessions a dissapointment

By nutley-frisbee
Written November 25, 2012
Had great press and previews. Very dissapointing. I would give it a 65 on RT. 1. No character development, no idea why Helen Hunt feels as she does, nor do we get any backstory of the life of JOhn Hawkes. Or how does JOhn Hawkes support himself ? 2. Its a touching story but very shallow. No idea what the big whoop is with this movie.
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