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R| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
An investigation into what it takes to make a thing. A chair, a soufflé, a pistol, a bridge. They come into being out of a certain restlessness, an irrefutable drive to put something where nothing was before. It's about running after something that you can never catch, and running from something you can never elude: As many kinds of love as there are in the world, the ones that make your heart beat fastest and the blood rush around in your head are usually the ones you can't put down.

Cast: Arliss Howard , Debra Winger , Paul Le Mat , Rosanna Arquette , Angie Dickinson , Michael Parks , Alex Van , Olivia Kersey

Director: Arliss Howard

Genres: Drama

Distributor: IFC Films

Big Bad Love (2001)

Release Date: February 22nd, 2002|1 hr. 51 min.

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  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Brown, is a good enough actor and director to keep the film afloat for long stretches. show more

  • 75
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Too long (and it sure ain't taut), but it brims with passion. show more

  • 25
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    If the point of this umpteenth posttraumatic stress drama is that war is hell, even years after it's over and you're sitting in a movie theater, Big Bad Love makes it. show more

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