The Sessions (2012)

Director
Ben Lewin

Main cast
John Hawkes; Helen Hunt; William H. Macy; Moon Bloodgood; Annika Marks

Genres
Drama, Romance, Comedy

Description
Though a childhood bout with polio left him dependent on an iron lung, Mark O'Brien (John Hawkes) maintains a career as a journalist and poet. A writing assignment dealing with sex and the disabled piques Mark's curiosity, and he decides to investigate the possibility of experiencing sex himself. When his overtures toward a caregiver scare her away, he books an appointment with sex surrogate Cheryl Green (Helen Hunt) to lose his virginity.


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