Abbie Cornish, Heath Ledger, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Budge
Neil Armfield (Screenplay), Neil Armfield (Director)
Release: May 25th, 2006
Runtime: 1 hour, 56 minutes
A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and despair.
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Candy has a more typical family, a mother and a father that love her dearly, but Candy's mother is a nightmare -- she picks on Candy about everything, she screams and rants and gives disgusted looks at Dan.
I'm starting to think that there's a fundamental weakness to movies where the conflict is completely dependent on a character's debilitating drug addiction, especially if the drug in question ends up being heroin.
Geoffrey Rush does a small but flashy turn as Dan and Candy's friend/dealer/enabler, whose willingness to help Dan and Candy feed their addiction seems to be stemmed in his sexual attraction to Dan.