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Love & Mercy

Biographical drama. At the height of his success with The Beach Boys, Brian Wilson begins to suffer from mental illness. A decade later, Wilson is in the grip of shady psychotherapist Eugene Landy.

Biographical drama. At the height of success with his band The Beach Boys, musical genius Brian Wilson begins to suffer from mental illness, which is not helped by his experiments with LSD.

A decade later, Wilson is in the grip of shady psychotherapist Eugene Landy, whose extreme treatment is causing further deterioration, until the day he decides he wants a new car.

1 hour, 41 minutes

Last on

Sat 25 Apr 2020 22:15

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:28

    The Beach Boys

    Wouldn't It Be Nice (Stereo Backing)

Credits

Role Contributor
Writer Michael Alan Lerner
Dr Eugene Landy Paul Giamatti
Brian (Future) John Cusack
Mike Love Jake Abel
Carl Wilson Brett Davern
Dennis Wilson Kenny Wormald
Brian (Past) Paul Dano
Writer Oren Moverman
Melinda Ledbetter Elizabeth Banks
Director Bill Pohlad
Writer Brian Wilson

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