Although it suffers from a glaring third-act jump that makes you wonder where four or five ostensibly missing scenes went, “Love Is Strange” resonates as a heartfelt allegory about committed gay relationships in modern day America. Two of Broadway’s most redoubtable actors — John Lithgow and Alfred Molina playing an elderly New York gay couple, capture the audience’s imagination before the movie starts.
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