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‘Louis Wain' a delightful film about creativity, art, love and cats

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

MOVIE REVIEW
“THE ELECTRICAL LIFE OF LOUIS WAIN”
Rated PG-13. At Landmark Kendall Square and on Amazon.
Grade: A-
Here is a cat film almost fine enough to make us forget “Cats.” Based on the true story of Louis Wain, a turn of the 20th century artist and illustrator who helped popularize cats as pets in late Victorian England and the world, Will Sharpe's delightfully eccentric “The Electrical Life of Louis Wain” tackles such subjects as creativity, human-animal relationships, 20th century art, the class system in Britain and love. The film does this through the lens of the life of Wain , a...
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