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Love School, The

WORTHY DRAMATISATION of the comings and goings of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, with PETER EGAN playing himself and a youthful BEN KINGSLEY as a wild-eyed and wilder-haired Dante Gabriel Rosetti. Usual period palaver involving artists, garrets, consumption, resurrectionism and cholera. Title misled adolescent boys to sneak it on when mum and dad were out of the room, but apart from an amusing spotlight thrown upon John Ruskin’s ‘marital’ problems, they were to be disappointed.

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