Good Luck To You, Leo Grande. Image shows from L to R: Leo Grande (Daryl McCormack), Nancy Stokes (Emma Thompson)
Good Luck To You, Leo Grande

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande

  • 2022 film

Emma Thompson stars as a woman who hires a sex worker in his early twenties. Also features Daryl McCormack.

  • New film - out now

Press clippings

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande film review

A real eye-opener with a fantastic performance by Emma Thompson, who seemingly can't put a foot wrong.

Linda Marric, The Jewish Chronicle, 30th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

I enjoy watching Leo Grande but I'm unconvinced by it.

Susan Singfield, Bouquets & Brickbats, 29th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

For its first 35 minutes or so, Good Luck to You, Leo Grande foregrounds one of the most fascinating, maddening conversational duets in a good long while--the kind of extended two-hander that definitely feels like transplanted theater but rarely suffers from that feeling.

Mike D'Angelo, Alternate Ending, 28th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

The endlessly versatile actor plays a reserved widow ​who ​hires a ​sex worker ​in this ​enjoyably subversive but not quite believable​ romp​.

Mark Kermode, The Observer, 19th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

Emma Thompson bares body and soul in this touching tale of sexual awakening.

Brian Viner, Daily Mail, 17th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

Emma Thompson moved me to tears in a story of sexual reawakening.

Francesca Steel, i Newspaper, 17th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

A sex comedy that is both liberating and hugely moving.

Dulcie Pearce, The Sun, 17th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

Emma Thompson''s new film shifts the focus from standard Hollywood sex scenes that focus on young people and only one way of getting intimate.

Sophie Monks Kaufman, The Big Issue, 17th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

While you might need the help of somebody else to get to that place, freedom is a decision that ultimately comes from within.

Alicia Lansom, Refinery 29, 17th June 2022

Good Luck To You, Leo Grande review

A chamber piece set in the bedchamber depicts an older woman in search of sexual pleasure.

Saskia Baron, The Arts Desk, 17th June 2022

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