A Love Song for Bobby Long

A Love Song for Bobby Long

DVD - 2005
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"Upon hearing of her mother's death, jaded teenage loner Purslane Hominy Will returns to New Orleans for the first time in years, ready to reclaim her childhood home. Expecting to find her late mother's house abandoned, Pursy is shocked to discover that it is inhabited by two of her mother's friends: Bobby Long, a former literature professor, and his young protégé, Lawson Pines"--Container.
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2005
Edition: Anamorphic widescreen format (1.851)
ISBN: 9781404950979
1404950974
Branch Call Number: DVD
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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cmarie20
Jun 29, 2018

A touching love story -

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gomez7
Aug 05, 2016

Worth seeing - perhaps seeing twice. Story about "losers" whose humanity makes them all "winners." Story, set in New Orleans, has some surprises. Excellent cast. Great music.

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hammer59
Jan 05, 2015

Colorful story and very interesting.

New Orleans looks uniquely beautiful. Very well made.

feedtheflameforfacts Sep 20, 2011

I will admit, I'm a bit of a movie snob, but I adored this movie. Scarlett Johansen is an excellent actor even before she hit the spotlight, and she captures the role perfectly. John Travolta is amazing as Bobby Long and Gabriel Macht is adorable not to mention a brilliant actor.
The plot is touching, and meaningful, the cinematography and music are captivating, as is New Orleans(where all of the movie is based). I would definetly recommend this movie. :)

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