The Music Lovers (1970)

The Music Lovers (1970)
 

Director Ken Russell

Writer Melvyn Bragg (screenplay), Catherine Drinker Bowen (book), Barbara von Meck (book)

Genre Biography, Comedy, Drama

Year 1970

Actors Richard Chamberlain, Glenda Jackson, Max Adrian, Christopher Gable

IMDB : 7.2 (1,687 votes)


 

Description Piano teacher Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky struggles against his homosexuality by marrying, but unfortunately he chooses a nymphomaniac whom he cannot satisfy.

Comments

  • LadyAmerican 2015-11-20 19:27:02
    "A brilliant and pathetic man." What the hell does that mean?!?!
  • Margann Laurissa 2015-03-10 20:22:05
    This is an amazing movie :)
  • David Henson 2013-05-20 09:34:35
    I guess the US release didn't have the gay bits in it?
  • Pyrococcal TV 2013-04-22 14:06:02
    Every time I see Glenda speaking in the House of Commons, I think of this filum.
  • Mark BestBuddy 2013-02-18 20:48:15
    Ken Russell was a great filmmaker. There was no one like him. Among his great work are: Women in Love, The Devils and The Music Lovers.

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