fairly solid, entertaining biopic, felt like the HBO product it was, perhaps slightly constrained budget-wise - nice performance by Geoff Rush
The often-troubled life of one of the greatest comic actors in the history of the British cinema provides the basis for this biopic. Peter Sellers (Geoffrey Rush) was raised by a domineering mother (M... read more
DVD Release Date: May 10, 2005
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May 30, 2007
July 16, 2014
Effective, captivating biopic on Peter Sellers, I thought that the film was superbly acted and directed, and it ranks among the finest biopics that I have seen. Peter Sellers was one of cinema's most gifted talents, and his legacy is unique, here he is brought to life in a splend...
August 3, 2012
A shocking and sad movie to Peter Sellers' fans.
April 24, 2011
It was always going to be difficult to make a film about the life of Peter Sellers. The man was an immensely complicated personality who claimed to have no underlying self. His life was a Molotov cocktail of drug abuse, women and heart attacks, interspersed with some of the fines...
September 30, 2009
A great insight into the life of Peter Sellers, very well acted by Rush. The choice of actors in some of the supporting roles is a little strange though, has Stephen Hopkins ever seen the Goons?
September 15, 2009
"Never judge a man by his cover."
The feature adaptation of Roger Lewis' book about the actor best remembered as Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther movies.
There's no denying that P...
April 24, 2009
geoffrey rush plays this part brilliantly and i really good insight into peter sellers and is really a good film especially if your a fan of peter selers or know some of his work so worth a watch
April 5, 2007
Forget 'Ray'- this is the biopic of the year!
Although this treads the well worn path of the tortured genius, it is injected with a sense of fun by Geoffrey Rush and the superb supporting cast.They generate a genuine emotional clout - you really feel how irritating it must have b...
January 3, 2007
Geoffrey Rush turns in an outstanding performance as British comedian Peter Sellers.
March 2, 2006
[font=Century Gothic]"The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" is a biopic of the late comedic actor(Geoffrey Rush), starting in 1950's London when he was a radio performer with The Goon Show and married to his wife, Anne(Emily Watson), and father of two children. Spurred on by his ...
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