“Love Is Strange”
Directed by Ira Sachs
Currently available on DVD/Blu-Ray
In most romances, no one worries about money or space, not even in high-dollar Manhattan. In “Love Is Strange,” writer/director Ira Sachs’ 2014 sleeper, new to Sony Classics DVD/Blu-ray and streaming, these forces retain their real-world gravity. So when George (Alfred Molina) weds Ben (John Lithgow), his partner of decades, and loses his job teaching music at a Catholic school in the bargain, the sudden loss of income is a serious problem. And as they scour New York for a new apartment they can afford, the newlyweds have to split up and bunk in other tiny dwellings around the...