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The Leisure Seeker

by Michael Zadoorian

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24276709M
ISBN 109780061764301, 9780061764318

"The Leisure Seeker is pretty much like life itself: joyous, painful, moving, tragic, mysterious, and not to be missed."--Booklist, starred review. The Robinas have shared a wonderful life for more than sixty years. Now in their eighties, Ella suffers from cancer and John has Alzheimer's.4/5(22). THE LEISURE SEEKER is one of those books that stays with you, from which deep personal conundrums spring and linger: What will you do at the end of a life long lived when your physical circumstances undermine the luxuries of free will and personal decision? How does one remain at the helm of one’s own life when the reality is they have little or no control left?

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Directed by Paolo Virz√¨, winner of the David di Donatello Best Director Award, The Leisure Seeker stars Academy Award ® -winner Helen Mirren and two-time Golden Globe- winner Donald Sutherland as a runaway couple on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call the Leisure Seeker. The couple travels from Boston to The Ernest Hemingway Home in Key West, recapturing . Check out this great listen on In Michael Zadoorian's The Leisure Seeker, the Robinas have shared a wonderful life for more than 60 years. Now in their 80s, Ella suffers from cancer and John has Alzheimer's. Yearning for one last adventure, the self-proclaimed "down-on-their-luck.


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Directed by Paolo Virzì. With Helen Mirren, Donald Sutherland, Christian McKay, Janel Moloney. A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call "The Leisure Seeker".

28 quotes from The Leisure Seeker: ‘You spend your life so worried about what others think, when in reality, people mostly don't think. On the few occasi. Darkly observant, told with humor, affection, and a touch of irony, The Leisure Seeker is an odyssey through the ghost towns, deserted trailer parks, forgotten tourist attractions, giant roadside icons, and crumbling back roads of America.

Ultimately it is the story of Ella and John: the people they encounter, the problems they overcome, the. THE LEISURE SEEKER is one of those books that stays with you, from which deep personal conundrums spring and linger: What will you do at the end of a life long lived when your physical circumstances undermine the luxuries of free will and personal decision.

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And “The Leisure Seeker” is an affectionate film about that aging, ailing couple as they take one final, ill-advised journey in their beloved RV. The Dangerous Book for Seniors. Bob Morris. Ella is a remarkable creation Her middle-aged children’s panicked demands that the couple return home will resonate with any adult who has feared for a parent’s well-being.

he Leisure Seeker is pretty much like life itself: joyous, painful, moving, tragic, mysterious, and not to be missed/5(). “The Leisure Seeker,” the first English-language feature from the Italian director Paolo Virzì, stars Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland as a couple who skip town in.

“The Leisure Seeker is pretty much like life itself: joyous, painful, moving, tragic, mysterious, and not to be missed.”—Booklist, starred review. The Robinas have shared a wonderful life for more than sixty years.

Now in their eighties, Ella suffers from cancer and John has Alzheimer's. Tonally, The Leisure Seeker is a bit of a conundrum. On the surface, it is a life-affirming road movie bursting with positivity and a lust for life, but this veneer seems to belie the underbelly.

The Leisure Seeker is mostly a two-hander, starring two of our most valuable international treasures, and watching Mirren and Donald Sutherland’s characters navigate new and final obstacles together is often simply a joy.

It’s a story about the two of them, but it also highlights the invisibility that comes with age; many of the younger. “The Leisure Seeker is a sweet natured travelogue thats about the end of the road in more ways than Dangerous Book for Seniors!” —Bob Morris, author of Assisted Loving.

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