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Henry Petosa / Freddy Ace
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Beverly Franks
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Mr. Paris
Tyra Ferrell ...
Sonya Kirk
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Russell Franks
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Richie Nunn
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Sharon Ace
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Pete Petosa
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Dandridge
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Eddie Gutierrez
Angel Aviles ...
Anna Gutierrez
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Judith Hamner
Les Podewell ...
Jerome Hamner
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Henry Petosa and Freddy Ace are twins who were separated being babies, and they do not know each other. Henry was adopted by a honest man, while Freddy becomes a gangster. Henry is very shy and has a lot of mental troubles. The film melts the two stories by a young writer who discovers that they were sons of an european noble and they own a large inheritance Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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The shocking story of identical twins... One too good to die. The other too evil to live.


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Rated R for language and scenes of sexuality | See all certifications »
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As Henry is speeding across the desert in his car, we see a shot of Beverly's photo on the dash, next to the tachometer, which reads zero RPM. See more »

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Richie Nunn: Saturday - you, me, sis, Villa - 6:30.
Henry Petosa: I'll call ya.
Richie Nunn: Henry, you are not that popular.
Henry Petosa: Aw, hey, I was so popular in high school, everyone hated me.
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Written and Performed by Terje Rypdal
Courtesy of ECM Records
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Starts interestingly enough, but falls apart by the second act
19 October 2015 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Equinox is a movie that begins with an interesting enough idea, but loses it in the second part of the movie and just becomes a boring drudge. Modine, Marisa Tomei, Kevin O'Connor, M. Emmet Walsh and Fred Ward are all top par actors who are up to the challenge. Lara Flynn Boyle, on the other hand, is seriously underwhelming and gives the movie nothing.

The movie follows twins who don't know of each other's existence. One is good, the other bad. The good twin is much more arrestingly played by Matthew Modine than the bad one; the script also gives the bad one little of interest to do anyway. I couldn't work out what Lara Flynn Boyle was doing in the movie and the character of the writer also eluded me. The movie didn't make me care enough to find out.


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