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Touched with Fire

Touched with Fire is a movie starring Katie Holmes, Luke Kirby, and Christine Lahti. Two bipolar patients meet in a psychiatric hospital and begin a romance that brings out all of the beauty and horror of their condition.

Other Titles
Τα δύο πρόσωπα του έρωτα, Mania Days, Tocados Pelo Fogo, Ateşle Oynayanlar, Dotknięci ogniem
Running Time
1 hours 46 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama, Romance
Director
Paul Dalio
Writer
Paul Dalio
Actors
Griffin Dunne, Katie Holmes, Christine Lahti, Luke Kirby
Country
USA
Year
2015
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

Two bipolar patients meet in a psychiatric hospital and begin a romance that brings out all of the beauty and horror of their condition.

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Elizabeth

This movie is a beautiful and touching drama about the friendship between two people who have been through so much and it gives a true insight into the emotions of love. It is a touching story about the essence of love and friendship. I loved this movie and I strongly recommend it to all people. I think that it is a beautiful and touching story about the essence of love.

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Rose B.

I'll start by saying this, if you like to see things come to life on screen then you might like this film. The acting is very good, it has good chemistry between the actors. I've seen a lot of movies and I've enjoyed this one the most. The story is very simple, a story about love. The movie is about three people who meet and fall in love. The stories they share in the movie is very touching. There are a few things that are good about this movie, the performances, but the plot is not that interesting, the movie is really funny at times, but not very good. This movie is a 7/10.

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Ronald Cox

This is one of the most underrated films of the year. There are a few good scenes that made me laugh out loud. But most of it is forgettable. The story is simple but the execution is lacking. I had no idea what to expect but I was still disappointed that it was so weak. The performances of Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, and Helen Hunt are all fine but are overshadowed by a poor script and lack of interesting characters. The love story is interesting and the chemistry between them is pretty decent but the acting of these actors is very weak. This is a missed opportunity of a film. It could have been so much more. But the script is so flawed and you really don't care about any of the characters and it's just dull. It's one of those movies where you wish it was a little bit better, but you're just too in the mood to enjoy a good comedy. It's a movie to watch if you like Bill Murray, but otherwise it's a bit of a let down.

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Christine

The early 90's was a hot decade for romantic comedies. I could not get enough of them. There are a few here and there but the vast majority of them are not good, which is why I chose to see "A Lonely Place of Dying." It's a romantic comedy with some political commentary, including the love triangle that goes on between two of the central characters. The film is a drama about a nurse who becomes disillusioned with the hospital she works in and falls in love with a fellow nurse. I believe the movie is a little more subtle than it could have been, but it is still good. The leading actress, Crystal Moore, is very good and I was very impressed with her performance. However, there are some things that I didn't like about the film. One is that it does not have the beauty and style that it could have with a better cast. This would have made it more interesting and more entertaining. The other is that the ending is not really satisfying. The next time I see this movie, I will go into the film with a bit more knowledge. Overall, a very good romantic comedy.

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Dorothy

If you are a fan of the book, you will most likely like the film. If not, you will have to force yourself to like it. I haven't read the book, so I cannot comment on it. But I liked the film, and I will not spoil it for you. But the film is very good. It has a realistic feel, in a way that I think the book did not have. There are a lot of important points that I think were omitted from the film, which was a big part of the book. The original was beautiful, but the film didn't capture the feeling. The book is filled with beautiful art, but the film did not have the feeling of beauty in it. I think they should have put in a few more lines about the art in the book. All in all, I think this is a good movie, and you will like it. The main problem I have with it is that the movie focuses on the things that were not in the book, and they have too much time on them. I think that would have made the film better, but this movie doesn't have the feel that the book had. I wish that they had left some of the important parts out of the book, or at least put some into the film. Overall, a good movie. 7/10

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Danielle A.

This film is based on the love story between a black man and his white girlfriend, and the relationship between the two is essentially a civil rights story. The story of the civil rights movement is told through the actions of the characters. This film is excellent, and one of my favorite films of all time. I really loved the acting by Richard Gere, who's was just outstanding. The character of him had me getting very emotional. I can't think of another performance I've ever seen him in that has made me cry. It was really heart-breaking to see him cry in his role. I don't think I've ever seen a character cry in a film before, and it's not because of the acting, but the emotion it brought out in me. I felt so emotional that it made me cry from laughing and sad. I really enjoyed this film, and I don't think I'll ever see it the same way. I really recommend it.

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Donna H.

I was drawn to this movie from the very beginning, and it has been a wonderful experience. I never thought I would be moved to tears by a movie, but I was. I think I could even feel the fire of love for the characters in this movie. One of the other comments made that I find quite ironic is the fact that the movie was called "Last Days" and the final scene has them with a "Cherry Bomb" and a bottle of champagne in a grand piano. I think that this statement is quite valid and very apt. If you want to see a movie, I think you should see this movie. I would recommend that you buy the DVD. I am so grateful that I did.

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Kathryn Gibson

What a fascinating, intense, well-made film this is. From the very first frames I could see how this film was going to be better than I had imagined. And it was. I was so interested in this film that I kept asking myself, "Am I watching a film or am I actually watching a documentary?" It was both and the way that the film told the story was more than I had expected. The story line of this film is so profound that you will come away wondering how you could have missed the message of this film. It's a fantastic story and it's an amazingly well-done film. The actors are brilliant and the directors are absolutely brilliant. I really loved this film and it's probably the best film I've seen all year.

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Roy

I was pleasantly surprised by this movie, it was way better than I expected. This is an unconventional romance that requires a little bit of suspension of disbelief. The story is not complicated or complicatedly plotted, it's just a very simple story that is well told. The movie has a strong message of acceptance and acceptance means acceptance of yourself. The movie focuses on love and romance and the beautiful relationships that are born out of that. The acting is excellent throughout the movie and the chemistry between the actors is so realistic. I would definitely recommend this movie for people who enjoy these kinds of movies.

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Alan Castillo

This is a film that has not aged well, the fact that it was made so long ago seems to be the reason for this. The way it is produced, the subject matter, the cast are all absolutely terrible and the whole thing just feels so utterly out of touch. It feels like it was made for a very specific audience and that audience is so firmly entrenched in the world of 'emo' music that this kind of thing is utterly alien. As such, it feels dated and even distasteful at times. It's not as if it does a good job at being a 'real' story, or even a 'real' film. It's not really an attempt at anything, just a series of fragmented images that are all taken from an online video game that has been converted to film. It is not an attempt to tell a story, but a series of images that are all taken from the game and then taken to the cinema. It is not very good at all, and it is made with such an incredibly naive and unromantic idea of what it is trying to do that it just doesn't work. I am going to go out on a limb and say that this is not the worst film ever made, but it is definitely the most mediocre. It is certainly not a film that I would recommend to anyone and I don't recommend it to anyone at all, but I will say that it is quite a good film.

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Richard

This film is a nice look at a love story that ends in tragedy. A great ending to a romance. The story is about a 15 year old girl named Rose who goes to Paris to meet a friend named Ed. The story goes on about a long journey of love and loss. Ed and Rose end up falling in love, but Ed is still suffering from the guilt that he had once had with his ex-girlfriend. Rose is starting to have feelings for Ed and feels that she wants to make sure that he will get the girl that he needs, that he will be happy, and that he can be happy. It is a sad story but you can see that Rose does have feelings for Ed. The story is just as strong and powerful as the story of Rose. The story is well written and the actors do a great job. The story is very good and makes the film even better. The film is a little slow, and I think that the slow parts are a little overused, but it is still a good film. I like the film because it is a good look at love and the way that a person can be affected by it. It is a great film that is well written and does not take itself too seriously. The ending is also good because it leaves you with a great feeling of hope for the future. I think that this is a film that everyone should watch because it is a good look at love and the way that people can be affected by it.

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Kathleen F.

As a family man (as my wife has said), I understand how difficult it is to have a girl that you will never see again. I was surprised to find that many of the comments I read were saying this movie was a bi-sexual romance. Well, I was wondering how one would make a movie about a bi-sexual romance and what it would be like to have a girl who is bi-sexual. The film certainly wasn't a bi-sexual romance but a bi-sexual drama. I thought it was a very touching movie with very good acting. The actors portrayed very believable characters. The ending was sad and sad but still the movie was a very good drama. I hope the cast has better jobs in the future. The movie was great, no doubt.

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Johnny F.

This is a good film that gets lost in its own little world. I was surprised to see a couple of actors who appeared in other films in this film. I thought they were just right for the characters. At the end I was surprised to see Peter Stormare who was so good in Moulin Rouge. I had never seen him in any other movie. But he was a great and appropriate cast to play a character with so much potential. The story has a beautiful blend of fantasy and realism. The actors and the characters all mesh together to create a fairy tale world. I especially loved the main character. I was enthralled by his journey from a struggling artist in an environment that was not ready for him to a man with an open heart. I don't see how this movie can be compared to other films. It is unique, different, and maybe a little different but not so different that it is boring. I would recommend this movie to anyone who loves a fairy tale story.

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Rachel W.

There is a movie called Kiss Me, I'm Dying that is even better. This is a more well rounded film, but it just seems like a teen movie that wasn't that well done. It's not that bad, I just didn't feel like it was anything special. It's a nice film, just that it seems like it doesn't quite know what it wants to be. The acting was actually good, so I'll give it a 7.

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Jose M.

I haven't seen a film like this since the early 90's. Many people want to call this the first love story of a man and a woman. This is a romance not based on love, but an exploration of the relationship between two people, a challenge that becomes more complex as the film progresses. Watching this film is like watching a beautiful art film, all the colours and shapes that go together to create the picture. It doesn't have a traditional plot, or even a basic plot structure, as it goes on and on in the idea of two people with an enamourment for each other, and the fear of separation. They are more than just two characters, they are two people. In a sense you might say it is the first love story, but more of a love triangle, but it is what it is. I thought the actors were superb, the director, Sam Smith, and the casting was brilliant. The story is interesting, and the cinematography is amazing. The performances are not to be missed. But the story is quite slow. I've never been to see this movie in a theater, so I can't compare it to that film, and I don't know how well it would be as a movie on its own. I'll give it a 7 out of 10, but I don't think it's worth a 10. As a film, this is great, but I think it should have been longer. But if you like love stories, and you're a fan of Sam Smith, you'll love this. In this day and age, romance films are not as common as they used to be, so this film is a must see.

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Samantha Payne

I had watched the trailer for this film and that is exactly what I thought the film would be about. I was not disappointed at all. The film follows the typical life of a married couple in Australia, living in Sydney. The film is good in itself, however I was a little disappointed with the ending. At the end of the film they are still in love and on the verge of being married. This is something I didn't expect at all. It could have been a great film, had they not changed the ending, and I was disappointed. It could have been the highlight of the film, but instead it became somewhat disappointing. There are many other films that follow the same idea, I don't know why this film isn't as good as some others, it has so much potential.

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Julia R.

In a time when action movies have gotten dull and dull, this film has made a unique impact. It is a movie that has a lot of elements and themes that are completely different from what we usually see. The plot has a lot of twists and turns that keep you on your toes. The characters are quirky, but they are not in a way that you don't empathize with them. The soundtrack is interesting, the acting is solid, the cinematography is great. The director does an amazing job capturing the beauty of the Iranian countryside, the music is truly breathtaking. The characters are easy to identify with and so are the actors. I had a great time watching this movie and I think you will too.

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Betty

I'm a guy. As is the general general population. I mean, that's the bottom line. I don't think I have ever felt embarrassed for liking a movie based on my gender. But this is one of those movies that doesn't appeal to everyone. I'm still unsure whether or not I want to watch it again. I'm not sure why some people are so enamored by it. It's certainly a quirky, weird, romantic, tragic story, but it's also an oddball sci-fi movie. For one thing, it has the sort of production design I've never seen before. The main character, Max (played by Sam Shepard), lives in a spaceship called the Yellow One. He's been there for several years, and he's made a special new life for himself in it. He takes a job as a security guard on the ship, but his life gets complicated when his daughter, Erica (played by Emily Mortimer), moves in with him. On the outside, she seems to be happy and healthy, but she also seems to have a hidden sadness in her that she's trying to express. In fact, one of her friends has some sort of mental illness, and she asks her mother (played by Diane Lane) to look into the mystery. Max has to face his own personal demons as he tries to deal with Erica's (and his) problems. The problems are big, and they're not the kind of big problems you can easily tackle with the easiest of mental-health treatment methods. I don't want to say more about this movie, except that it's different. It's different because of its success at the box office. It was well-received by critics and audiences. It was well-received by a lot of people. It was also well-received by audiences. And now, I'm giving it a 7. Now, I'm not saying that I dislike it. I think it's just a different movie. It's different because it's quirky, and because it has a good story. It's different because it's different, and because it's different, and because it's different. In fact, I think that it's unique. It's a movie that I would recommend to people who want to see a different kind of movie. And I think it's worth seeing. It's not something I'd make my own, but I know people who would. And so I'm giving it a 7. It's a little strange, but you have to give it a chance. If you don't like it, I'd rather not talk to you.

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Jacqueline S.

In "The Remains of the Day" (1995), the characters are held prisoner in an insane asylum, the lead character is so mentally ill that he is unable to communicate with the outside world, and his wife and children have been taken away by the police, and he has been tried as a criminal. In "The Grudge (2006)," the characters are held prisoner in a hospital, and the lead character is so mentally ill that he is unable to communicate with the outside world, and his wife and children have been taken away by the police, and he has been tried as a criminal. (Spoiler) So, I guess the point of this film is to say that people are mentally ill, and people who are mentally ill are not fit for society. I think we are dealing with something like a social pathology here, and you have to deal with it as a mental patient, not as an ordinary citizen. I think this is a really good film and I would recommend it. It is very well done, and so much time is spent on the mental state of the characters. They are very complex characters, and I really liked the way that the film dealt with their "faults."

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Alan Brown

Before I got to see this film I had read the book by Neil Gaiman and although I liked it a lot, the film left me with the feeling that I had just watched a film version of a book that I had already read. I was expecting the film to be more dark and gritty, so that I could enjoy the darker elements and get a better sense of what it was like to be on the edge of sanity. I was disappointed in this, and in some ways the film left me wanting more. The film starts out with a girl (Elle Fanning) who has just been raped by a man (Cameron Bright) and her mother (Sally Hawkins) has left the country, she goes to live with her grandmother (Bridget Fonda) in an isolated house where she has found solace in the company of a pigeon (Alan Rickman) who helps her in her recovery and also in dealing with the rape. But, as she goes through her healing process she starts to develop feelings for a man who just raped her, but, it's not until the film reaches its dramatic climax that she meets the man and we learn how it happened and her life has changed forever. This was a film that was very touching and heart-warming, but in the end I did not really feel that much. I know that the film is based on a book but there are aspects of the film that did not feel like a direct translation from the book, but this was not enough to make the film completely unmissable. The performances from all the characters were very strong and believable, and all of the actors did a fantastic job in their respective roles, especially with the lead role. I am going to say this however, even though I have to give this film a 7 out of 10 because of the ending and the way it ended, I will still give this film a 7 out of 10 because of the emotional impact it left me with, and I will go as far as to say that it is one of my favourite films of all time. I highly recommend this film and I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

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Alexander P.

I'm not sure what everyone was expecting from this film. Maybe a "chick flick"? No, not at all. There is a lot of romance in this movie, but not in a girly way. The story is about a young man who discovers he is gay, but it's not obvious until the very end. The main character is actually quite likable, and the one-liners are funny, and not necessarily meant to be serious. It's the sort of movie where you feel a little bit sorry for the characters, as they are going through a lot. I do recommend this movie to people who like the kind of movies that are not very sexy or about to have a lot of sex. I mean, I love a good romantic comedy, but this movie is not about that.

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Victoria S.

One could argue that this is really just an examination of a marriage in which the wife is not happy but that is not so. The film shows the ups and downs of the marriage while also showing the ups and downs of the wife. It may be a tad over-simplistic, but it does not come across as a deliberate attempt to make a point. It is a simple story of what happens when you are not happy and stay in the marriage and how it affects both the husband and wife. It is a slow pace, but if you do not mind that, you will enjoy this film. This film is based on a novel that is set in Bombay, India and the story is very similar to that of the book.