September 17, 2010 - Los Angeles, CA- monterey media is very pleased to announce the November 9th DVD release of Lovely, Still, an "Uncommonly lovely", "Brilliant", "Masterfully told" and "Remarkable" film starring Academy Award winners Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn. In this mysterious and tender love story, what begins as an awkward encounter quickly blossoms into a new chance for romance and the elderly couple's love affair takes us on a heartfelt and wonderful journey that reveals a most unexpected twist
"Worth seeing for its two dazzling centerpieces."-Rex Reed, The New York Observer
"5 Stars. Astonishing & Martin Landau delivers another Oscar caliber performance."- Tonight at the Movies.com
Skillfully and sensitively directed by Nik Fackler, the film also stars Elizabeth Banks (Zack and Miri, W., Spider-Man) and Adam Scott (Leap Year, Step Brothers), and features original music by singer-songwriter and guitarist Conor Oberst and a score by Nate Walcott and Mike Mogis, all 3 of whom comprise the permanent members of American band and indie favorite Bright Eyes. Exclusive bonus material on the Lovely, Still DVD includes an interview with Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn, interview with Adam Scott and Elizabeth Banks and a spoof, "Shop and Save".
"4 Stars. Lovely, Still is a touching, funny, heartbreaking movie. The acting is superb. The two leads give Oscar-worthy performances. It's one of the best, most poignant and most entertaining dramas of the year "- MovieGuide.org
"Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn star in a touching December-December
romance, artfully directed"-Los Angeles Times
The film, an official selection at the Toronto International Film Festival, premiered theatrically at the Village East Cinemas in New York City on September 10th before premiering in Los Angeles at Mann Chinese 6, Laemmle's Music Hall and Town Center on September 17th and continues to expand nationwide.
Building beyond conventional outreach for Lovely, Still, which was specially selected for a premiere screening at the annual AARP National Convention and the event's Movies For Grownups Film Festival, monterey media has joined with The Creative Coalition (www.thecreativecoalition.org) and Home Instead Senior Care (www.homeinstead.com) to increase awareness for the film.
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