Love Actually

DVD - 2004
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Love Actually
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It's all about love and holiday cheer in London. The Prime Minister is smitten with his caterer; a widower's young son nurses the ultimate schoolboy crush; a writer falls for his Portuguese housekeeper; a devoted wife and mother copes with her potentially unfaithful husband; and a lovelorn American is desperately attracted to a colleague.


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Mar 15, 2015
  • PatEe rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Bill Nighy steals the show with his over the top character in this rather lame and sometimes embarrassing (very embarrassing with a 10 year old in love - yuck!) movie. All the rest of the actors are wasted in this flick - but Bill Nighy is a must see as the aging Rocker.

Dec 22, 2014
  • Legomyeggo33 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

One of my favourite movies of all time! You could watch it a million times and never get bored with it! Great movie to watch any time of the year! If you are in need of a good laugh, great actors, and a fabulous plot, watch this!

Nov 21, 2014
  • clarap rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Actually saw this dvd second time, very enjoyable from humor point of view, good Christmas Spirit. Excellent cast of actors and actress. Recomended, fe nude scenes though.

Aug 07, 2014

Question... Wouldnt the fact its rated "r" give you the clue not to watch this with your 10 year old??

Aug 01, 2014
  • mjayh rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Bill Nighy's character offers, at the outset, a clue as to how this movie might be interpreted. The aging pop star is creating a song for the holiday season with a simplistic jingly tune. It's awful but people lap it up because their taste in music is minimal and he's endearingly amusing. The rest of the movie mirrors that: it's a collection of not-to-believed romantic comedy clich├ęs, starring a bunch of actors we recognize and love. Viewers who just adore gross sentimentalism will love this film whether or not they notice that it's spoofing what they love. Not that I know for absolute sure that it is a spoof. It's just that it would be awful if we were meant to take this silly concoction seriously. Richard Curtis has never admitted publicly that it's a spoof, but it would be very risky to, given his long-standing market and his ability to put out almost anything and have it almost instantly turn into zillions of dollars.

Dec 20, 2013
  • Sanrin rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

A typical holiday romance featuring different types of relationships and love. I would have been ok with it except for some ethical concerns: the British prime minister falls for an employee half his age (she's initially his admin assistant, until he has her re-assigned), and a 10-yr-old boy falls for a girl in his class and is encouraged by his father to bypass airport security to send her off. Security brings him back, and his father smiles and there are no consequences. Also, although the girl is only 10, she sings, "All I Want for Christmas Is You."

Dec 07, 2013
  • lukasevansherman rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

This precipitated a fight between my wife and me. Go love!

Jul 17, 2013
  • rslade rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A new classic, great romantic comedy (or comedies, with all the story lines), sweet and "feel-good": definitely one to see again at Christmas.

Jul 15, 2013
  • susewsew rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Whoa! NOT for kids!! There are simulated sex acts throughout the film which are funny and not real. We watched this back to back with Valentine's Day which also has a load of stars whose multiple stories somehow mesh at the end. Though not generally a fan of Hugh Grant, to see him in the role as England's Prime Minister was charming. Colin Firth is adorable and mushy...just the way we like him. Different types of love and how it all comes together. Date movie? Go for it if you're both wanting a rom-com with mush factor of 4/5.... we did!

Apr 17, 2013
  • docjnsuss rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

A star-studded cast of British and American actors get into the holiday spirit in London during the weeks before Christmas. Love Actually is a fun filled romantic comedy with some great music as well. This movie did not get the acclaim it deserved at the time and some of the extra actors have since gone on to become stars .

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Mar 22, 2011
  • NanaPat rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: nudity and simulated sex scenes

Mar 22, 2011
  • NanaPat rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: intermittent foul language

Aug 09, 2010
  • mbazal rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Coarse Language: This title contains Coarse Language.

Aug 09, 2010
  • mbazal rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: This title contains Sexual Content.

Nov 17, 2009
  • Thistlelaneous rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Sexual Content: nudity and implied sexual instances

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May 03, 2011
  • Pennypup rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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Mar 22, 2011
  • NanaPat rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

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Aug 09, 2010
  • mbazal rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

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Mar 22, 2011
  • NanaPat rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Love's various forms and stages shown through a conglomerate of "six degrees of separation" relationships. Watch the deleted scenes. This film was origianlly 3 1/2 hours long and I enjoyed the cut scenes enough to have watched them if they had been included in the movie and took it back to the origianal running time.

Aug 09, 2010
  • mbazal rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely and interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.

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Dec 01, 2014

Who do you have to shag around here to get a chocolate biscuit?

Aug 09, 2010
  • mbazal rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Hurry up big boy, I'm naked and I want you at least twice before Jamie gets home.

Jamie: Beautiful Aurelia, I've come here with a view of asking you to marriage me. I know I seems an insane person - because I hardly knows you - but sometimes things are so transparency, they don't need evidential proof. And I will inhabit here, or you can inhabit with me in England.
Sophia Barros: [in Portuguese] Definitely go for England, girl. You'll meet Prince William - then you can marry him instead.

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