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Love & Mercy

Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 23 days

Biographical drama. At the height of success with his band The Beach Boys, musical genius Brian Wilson begins to suffer from mental illness, which is not helped by his experiments with LSD.

A decade later, Wilson is in the grip of shady psychotherapist Eugene Landy, whose extreme treatment is causing further deterioration, until the day he decides he wants a new car. Show less


Dr Eugene Landy:
Paul Giamatti
Brian (Future):
John Cusack
Mike Love:
Jake Abel
Carl Wilson:
Brett Davern
Dennis Wilson:
Kenny Wormald
Brian (Past):
Paul Dano
Melinda Ledbetter:
Elizabeth Banks
Bill Pohlad

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