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

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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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Cast

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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I'm waiting for the man
Composed by Lou Reed and John Cale
Performed by The Velvet Underground
Available on Album: The Velvet Underground and Nico
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Very special and moving and sensible and one of the best I saw
26 September 2008 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

I was so surprised to see this movie. How is it possible that a film like this is so unknown! The story brought me back to the time when I was 15 years old. I recognized so many things, feelings. Feelings of loving someone I admired, feelings that were confusing, sometimes despair, sometimes top of happiness. This films brings a lot of feelings to the surface and I am so happy that a director is possible to do this. The story is not commend, has great surprising moments. And the actors are awesome good. You understand I do not agree at all with the first review on this movie. But maybe he didn't live in 1973. This movie gives a insight if that time. A time I was 14/15 and a time that it was not bad that I liked a guy ten years older then myself. SEE THIS MOVIE! Love to you all Bert


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