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|Written by||Mike Leigh|
|Edited by||Jon Gregory|
|Box office||$17.8 million|
Mr. Turner is a 2014
Describing Turner as "a great artist: a radical, revolutionary painter", writer/director Leigh explained, "I felt there was scope for a film examining the tension between this very mortal, flawed individual, and the epic work, the spiritual way he had of distilling the world".
A look at the last quarter century of the great British painter
Throughout all this, Turner travels, paints, stays with the country aristocracy, visits a brothel, is a popular if anarchic member of the