Love Streams 1984
Comedy, Drama
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IMDB   8.0
2 hr 21 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   PG-13
Gena Rowlands Sarah Lawson
John Cassavetes Robert Harmon
Diahnne Abbott Susan
Seymour Cassel Jack Lawson
Margaret Abbott Margarita
Jakob Shaw Albie Swanson
Eddy Donno Stepfather Swanson
Joan Foley Judge Dunbar
Al Ruban Milton Kravitz
Tom Badal Sam the lawyer
Julie Allan Charlene
Doe Avedon Mrs. Kiner
Frank Beetson Cashier
Neil Bell The Dog Man
Gregg Berger Taxi Driver
John Cassavetes
Producer Menahem Golan
Yoram Globus
Writer John Cassavetes
Ted Allan

The film describes a few days in the life of the writer Robert Harmon and his sister Sarah. The decadent life of Robert is made of alcohol, cigarettes, and short-time relationships with women; women he interviews for a book, he spends a weekend with at a casino or fall in love with for the fun of an evening. Having no constraints, he his unable to be responsible for anything including the care of his son, leaving him alone in an hotel room and teaching the 12-years old boy how to drink. His life is made of his own phantasms as an artist. His sister is divorcing from her husband because of her exuberant and insane behavior. She scares her daughter Debbie who prefers to stay with her father, a decision that hurts Sarah very deeply and reinforces her nervous breakdown. Most of the movie takes place in the house of Robert. We watch Robert and Sarah struggling with their own lives. As the movie progresses, the house gets empty little by little...
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