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The Sessions

Based on the poignantly optimistic autobiographical writings of California-based journalist and poet Mark O’Brien, ‘The Sessi… Read More

Ready for the saddest L bomb drop, ever?

“The Sessions,” which is an adaptation of autobiographical writings of journalist and poet Mark O’Brien, follows a disabled man (John Hawkes) who, at 38, wishes to lose his V card and thus seeks the help of his therapist and… Continue reading 'The Sessions': John Hawkes Drops The L Bomb (VIDEO)

johnhawkessessions1 Oscar Worthy: Actor John Hawkes on The SessionsEvery year, there are actors whose performances are so jawdroppingly brilliant you not only want to celebrate them, but also the very art and craft of acting and how much a great performance can elevate good material beyond anything anyone can possibly expect.

That was certainly the case with Ben Lewin’s The Sessions, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, becoming the third year… Continue reading Oscar-Worthy: Actor John Hawkes on The Sessions