Nov 08, · Helen Hunt is flawless, as always, and pretty comfortably gets into the shoes of a sex surrogate. William H. Macy and Moon Bloodgood are amazing as the supporting characters; they have some of the best dialogues in the movie/10(K).
The Sessions (originally titled The Surrogate) is a U.S. independent comedy drama film written and directed by Ben Lewin. It is based on the article "On Seeing a Sex Surrogate" by Mark O'Brien, a poet paralyzed from the neck down due to polio, who hired a sex surrogate to lose his virginity.
Dec 01, · In this movie "The Sessions" (it's based on reality), the aging Hunt plays a sex surrogate (they're just glorified hookers) who services a paralyzed man played by the scrawny, homely John Hawkes. The sex scenes are, according to Newsweek "alternately illuminating and .