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Jerry Stovin as John Farlow. When Lolita is going up the steps, you feel like you are right there with her because of the way the scene was shot. In the foreword to Lolita , John Ray, Jr. The film is based on Isabelle Holland's novel of the They allow Nabokov, meanwhile, to describe a rapine act of frottage without becoming explicitly pornographic. Testimony from acquaintances relates how loath he was even to casually discuss siblings, and one can read dozens of pages of Speak, Memory without ever sensing he had to share his parents' affections.