Lisa Bonet & Lenny Kravitz

38 minutes

A simple story about two people falling in love and then growing apart, except one of them was trying to navigate being extremely famous and under the oppressive thumb of Bill Cosby, while the other was on the verge of becoming a rock and roll superstar.

Let Love Rule, by Lenny Kravitz with David Ritz

Lisa Bonet Interview Magazine, April 1987

BFI Interview with Alan Parker on Angel Heart

We Need to Talk About Cosby, dir W. Kamau Bell (Showtime)

 

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