Control

2007 • 121 minutes
4.6
79 reviews
88%
Tomatometer
R
Rating
Eligible
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Starring Samantha Morton (Minority Report) and Alexandra Maria Lara (Downfall) and featuring an incredible performance from newcomer Sam Riley (24 Hour Party People) as Ian Curtis, Control documents the relationship with both his wife and his girlfriend, his battle with epilepsy and the road to success with this band, Joy Division.

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4.6
79 reviews
xisobelx373
September 1, 2016
I've seen tons of movies about musicians, and this is up there with being one of the few that doesn't glamorize the "rocknroll"lifestyle..it's so sad, Ian Curtis was so talented and so young ..and joy division are awesome . Made me have a lump in my throat..
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The Irish Girl
November 30, 2016
The best band there was with Ian Curtis ~ Watch it. You won't regret a second of this Awesome movie!
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Ryan Lee
September 9, 2019
Such a powerful performance! It hits you in the heart. And it hurts a little.
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