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Like a Brother (2005)

Comme un frère (original title)
Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 10 June 2005 (USA)
Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings.
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Cast

Cast overview:
Benoît Delière ...
Sébastien / Zack (as Benoît Deliere)
Johnny Amaro ...
Bruno
Thibault Boucaux ...
Romain
Adeline Ishiomin ...
Marine
Amandine Maugy ...
Sophie
Michel Derville ...
Le père
Gaëtan Borg ...
Laurent (as Gaétan Borg)
Patrick Esilva ...
David
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L'admirateur
Christian Guidicelli ...
L'homme du métro (as Christian Giudicelli)
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Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings.

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Film debut of Johnny Amaro, who portrays Bruno. See more »

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References Saved by the Bell (1989) See more »

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En Rouge et Noir
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Written by Romano Musumarra
Performed by Jeanne Mas
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A good movie, but too much "time-swapping" without telling the audience
11 July 2014 | by (Iceland) – See all my reviews

It was a good movie. I don't really like when a movie flips between past and present and this movie is no different. I would have like it more as a straightforward story, but nonetheless, it was fun and entertaining. I liked the actors and their relationships, especially Sebastian and Romain's. A lot of the time it seemed like Romain was gay, or at least bi, even though he never admitted so.

What I didn't quite understand, though, was the ending. It didn't imply anything so Romain and Sebastian could have gotten together, but I seriously doubt it. Besides, I liked Bruno a lot more. It could have been a longer movie, and I would have liked it if the movie had been longer, not necessarily continuing the story, but merely adding parts in the middle. I would have liked to know more about Bruno and Sebastian's relationship and I like to imagine that when the movie is over they will continue dating.


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