World and Time Enough (1994)

 |  Drama  |  6 October 1995 (USA)
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Two men--a gay, HIV-positive artist and an adopted garbage collector--struggle in the face of stigma and loss to find meaning in work, love, and family.



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Credited cast:
Jennifer Jordan Campbell ...
The Smiling Lady
Kathleen Fuller ...
Mrs. Quincy
Joey (as Gregory G. Giles)
Matt Guidry ...
John Patrick Marin ...
Mr. Quincy
Adam Mikelson ...
Young Mark
Bernadette Sullivan ...
Kraig Swartz ...


Two men--a gay, HIV-positive artist and an adopted garbage collector--struggle in the face of stigma and loss to find meaning in work, love, and family.

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Nice try, but.... dreadful.

Movies like this one give me hope - if Strand would release this movie - and it somehow got a good review in one or two outlets ... well, then. I guess there is hope that I'll be able to get a movie made and released after all.

Surely friends of the filmmaker wrote the IMDB comments. This film looks like a school project. In that realm, filmmaker Eric Mueller deserves an A. It's technically ok. The script is ok. The acting is ok. But it's just not a good movie. According to the quote from Out magazine which appears on the boxcover, Kraig Swartz (who speaks directly to the camera) "steals the movie." I wish he would. I wanted him to. But I didn't believe him for a minute - and he's a playing a stereotypical screaming mensch.

Too many gay romantic comedies have a writer/director at the helm who would have benefitted from a collaborator to keep him in check. This is a prime example.

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