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Madagascar Skin (1995)

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This is the story of Harry and Flint, an unlikely couple. Harry is a shy young gay man who can't seem to fit into his local bar scene. Flint is a crusty, older, and seemingly straight man ... See full summary »

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Flint
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Harry
Mark Anthony ...
Adonis
Mark Pettitt ...
Lover
Danny Earl ...
Lover
Robin Neath ...
Thug
Simon Bennett ...
Thug
Matthew Davies ...
Thug
Alex Hooper ...
Sailor
Alex Symons-Sutcliffe ...
Little Girl
Virginia Davies ...
Little Girl
Susan Harries ...
Black Bikini Woman
George Thomas ...
Crab Hunter
Sarah Thomas ...
Crab Hunter
William Burke ...
Old Man
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This is the story of Harry and Flint, an unlikely couple. Harry is a shy young gay man who can't seem to fit into his local bar scene. Flint is a crusty, older, and seemingly straight man with a questionable background. They meet on a gorgeous coastline, and evolve from distrust to deep love. Written by Iliana Filby <if@heaven.net>

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Good, but...
18 December 1998 | by See all my reviews

A well-acted film that unfortunately is a bit too pretentiously 'artsy' to be really good. Too much Pinteresque dialogue and abstract imagery hinder what could have been a really good film considering the talent involved. And I couldn't really believe the basic premise that this attractive man had never experienced sex because of a simple skin defect. Granted many gay males are overtly narcissistic, but certainly not to that extreme. And why did Flint suddenly go from 'straight' to 'gay' with no coherent explanation.


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