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Fögi Is a Bastard (1998)
"F. est un salaud" (original title)

Unrated  |   |  Drama, Music, Romance  |  28 April 1999 (France)
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Fifteen-year-old Beni falls in love with Fögi, a singer in a Rock band. As Fögi seduces him, Beni is willing to follow him where ever he takes him. But Fögi is a drug addict and pulls Beni ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Frédéric Andrau ...
Fögi
Vincent Branchet ...
Beni
Urs Peter Halter ...
Töbe
Jean-Pierre von Dach ...
Wäde
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ulrich Bodamer ...
Schäfer
Jaqueline Brutsche ...
Richs Girlfriend #2
Jessica Früh ...
Benis Mother
Mirjam Hoffmann ...
Daniela
Sebastian Krähenbühl ...
Reto
Jeanne Mathis ...
Hippie (France)
Franch Rainault ...
Ambulance Person (France)
Valentin Rivillon ...
Policeman (France)
Martin Schenkel ...
Rich
Bettina Schulz ...
Richs Girlfriend #1
Jospeh Schätti ...
Tiger
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Fifteen-year-old Beni falls in love with Fögi, a singer in a Rock band. As Fögi seduces him, Beni is willing to follow him where ever he takes him. But Fögi is a drug addict and pulls Beni deeper and deeper into his addiction. Written by Lukas Fichtinger <liderc@gmx.at>

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Beni: I felt lighter and almost emptier. In this emptiness there was sadness, but also consolation. I of course asked myself over and over again, and still do: If I had loved him even more, and differently, he wouldn't have died. Should our paths cross again Fögi, I'll try harder this time, love you so that nothing can keep us apart. Next time I'll be stronger, I swear, next time...
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Performed Nico Lippolis, Rainer Lingk, Jochen Arbait, Thomas Wydler
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Not as good as it could be
27 January 2000 | by (Austria) – See all my reviews

From the storyline, this movie could be good, but it isn't. Fögi is pretty sexy, but Beni is such a sissy that you have in mind that the director had the sick idea to tweak a man-man relationship into a man-woman relationship. This is also obvious in the short sex scenes, where always Beni is lying on his belly and Fögi is on top of him, or in some other scenes where Beni acts like a housewife. Of course, there is the usual film drug-addicts stuff: Velvet Underground music, Andy Wharhol posters etc. The positive thing about this movie is that it's just a love drama with two men and not one of those films where this is made into something special, without any stereotype stuff like drag queens, strange bars etc.


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