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- Families can talk about the sex industry. Does Lovelace make it look appealing in any way?
How is sex portrayed in the movie? Is it loving or exploitative? Parents, talk to your teens about your own values regarding sex and relationships.
In the movie, what was Linda's relationship with her parents like? Were they supportive? Caring? How well did they communicate?
- Is Linda a role model? What makes her sympathetic despite the things she says and does?
Was Linda too young to be involved in this world?
- In theaters: August 9, 2013
- On DVD or streaming: November 5, 2013
- Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Peter Sarsgaard, Sharon Stone
- Directors: Jeffrey Friedman, Rob Epstein
- Studio: Radius TWC
- Genre: Drama
- Run time: 92 minutes
- MPAA rating: R
- MPAA explanation: strong sexual content, nudity, language, drug use and some domestic violence
- Last updated: September 20, 2019
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