I’m not sure if it was out of personal preference or as a concession to his interviewer that Dmitry Sverdlov asked to meet me at a 1950s-style American diner in Moscow’s Kitay-gorod neighborhood. With the Beach Boys harmonizing on...Show More Summary
A movie about two pivotal moments in the career and personal life of the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson. Paul Dano plays a young Wilson as he sets out to create Pet Sounds, while John Cusack is an older Wilson trying to piece his life together in the 80s.
In their bid to be the most ultra-California band since The Beach Boys, Best Coast are back! With a new album named California Nights ! The new album, their third, drops May 5 via Harvest Records and will feature songs called “Sitting...Show More Summary
John Cusack is Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys? Yep. "Lloyd Dobler" is appearing as an older version of the Beach Boys mastermind in the movie Love & Mercy. Paul Dano (Little Miss Sunshine) co-stars as the younger version of Brian. The movie is set for a June 5 release.
Paul Dano is a dead ringer for a young Brian Wilson, the Beach Boys’ lead songwriter and the mind behind some of the ’60s best pop music. John Cusack bears less resemblance to an older, emotionally shattered Wilson, trying to put his life back together after a decades-long mental breakdown fueled by heavy drug use and discord among his band. Show More Summary
The first teaser trailer for the Brian Wilson biopic "Love & Mercy" is a sun- and sand-soaked affair, featuring several samples of the classic tunes that made the Beach Boys rock and roll legends. The film first focuses on Wilson asShow More Summary
Stereogum recaps: Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson is one of the most legendary figures in music, a guy who wrote and produced dozens of classic songs and helped shape the album as music’s preeminent artistic statement. He’s also a bit of an oddball, which makes him an ideal subject for a Hollywood biopic. Show More Summary
Watch a trailer for "Love & Mercy," a film that chronicles the life of Beach boys leader Brian Wilson.
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Brian Wilson wasn’t a conventional person, so why should he get a conventional biopic? Love & Mercy casts not one but two actors as the Beach Boys musician. Paul Dano plays him in the 1960s, when he was a young man on track for greatness;...Show More Summary
John Cusack has made some interesting choices in the past decade of his career. For every Maps To The Stars boosting him up, there's a Dragon Blade to take him down, and a project like Cell that plants him firmly in the middle of the Hollywood star system. Show More Summary
The life of reclusive Beach Boys frontman Brian Wilson is opened up in a new upcoming biopic starring Paul Dano, Love & Mercy, which released a new trailer Wednesday. If the short sneak peek is any indication, Dano does some fine work...Show More Summary
The Beach Boys are arguably one of the most important American bands of all time. Further: their key songwriter… Read More
The biopic was one of our favorites at the Toronto International Film Festival last fall "Love & Mercy Trailer: See Both Paul Dano and John Cusack as Beach Boy Brian Wilson" was originally published on Film School Rejects for our wonderful readers to enjoy. Show More Summary
John Cusack and Paul Dano both star as The Beach Boys singer Brian Wilson in the first trailer for director Bill Pohlad's 'Love & Mercy'. [...]
The film releases on June 5th. Read the full article on AICN Below is the first trailer for LOVE & MERCY, the biopic of The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson starring both Paul Dano and John Cusack as the musician at two key points in his life. Show More Summary
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The film stars Paul Dano and John Cusack playing The Beach Boys leader.
John Cusack, Paul Giamatti and Elizabeth Banks also star in the Bill Pohlad film The post Paul Dano is The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson in the Love & Mercy Trailer appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson is one of the most legendary figures in music, a guy who wrote and produced dozens of classic songs and helped shape the album as music’s preeminent artistic statement. He’s also a bit of an oddball, which makes him an ideal subject for a Hollywood biopic. Just such a movie […]