Now that I've read the book, I need to see the movie again.
Although it may appear that the alcoholic and the prostitute are the weakest characters, the third person in the story, Sera's pimp, is actually the most troubled.
I personally have been going through trying times; as I was reading the book, I'd accompany each chapter with a few shots.
I have read several reviews and comments about the movie, and the 5 stars is for that. I think most people come at the movie from a conventional perspective and see two damaged,... Read morePublished 6 days ago by Trust Lawyer
Nothing redeeming about this book. I kept going thinking it had yo get better.......it never did. Depressing.Published 12 days ago by karen perrie
Excellant account of how an alcoholic thinks and a nice love story about two broken people. A good read.Published 12 days ago by David W.
Now that I've read the book, I need to see the movie again. The experience is all the more poignant knowing the fate of the author. Damn shame, really. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Vicki S. Kahler
This book is really depressing but exceptionally well written and moving. I understand that this author committed suicide shortly after the film rights to the movie were sold. Read morePublished 21 days ago by Connie
I found this book to be long winded, which is impressive considering it is only 189 pages long. The sentences go on and on without saying anything. Read morePublished 24 days ago by SSpoonster