Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed

2014

Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed

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94%

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Reviews Counted: 16

77%
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77%
Average Rating: 3.9/5

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It is 1966 in Albacete, Spain. English teacher and die-hard Beatles fan Antonio decides to go on a road trip to Almería in the hope of meeting John Lennon, who is shooting a film there. On the way he picks up two hitch-hikers, Juanjo and Belén. This unlikely trio form a bond and decide to follow their dreams in hopes of finding their freedom.

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Critic Reviews for Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed

All Critics (16) | Top Critics (7)

  • "Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed" is subtle in the truest sense, in that it says and suggests much, and does so definitely, but through a minimum of means.

    Mar 19, 2015 | Rating: 4/4 | Full Review…
  • Javier Camara, best known here for his work with Pedro Almodovar, is quite good as the teacher, delivering a performance of real tenderness and depth. In Spanish with subtitles.

    Mar 12, 2015 | Full Review…
  • It's a project that could easily be weighed down with nostalgia or over-determination, but there's a generosity and humour about the performances and the direction that keep the film light and buoyant.

    Oct 24, 2014 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
  • Ultimately good-hearted and gracefully handled enough to transcend the leisurely slightness of its material.

    Oct 21, 2014 | Full Review…

    Dennis Harvey

    Variety
    Top Critic
  • The actors help to bring this engaging tale to life.

    Sep 22, 2014 | Full Review…
  • An evocative portrait of a time and a place and also a subtly rewarding character study of three ordinary people in search of that extraordinary dream, a taste of freedom.

    Sep 11, 2014 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed

½

A Spanish film set during Beatlemania and how a Spanish teacher sets out to meet the legendary John Lennon. The subtitles I used were not entirely accurate at times but it's a great movie.

Ian Walker
Ian Walker

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