Nathan has returned from London to live with his mother Janice and the pair are reconciled. Nathan is still having trouble at school with taunts from homophobes but finally asserts himself.... See full summary »
As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.
Nathan has returned from London to live with his mother Janice and the pair are reconciled. Nathan is still having trouble at school with taunts from homophobes but finally asserts himself. Hazel is concerned that Stuart is too influential where Vince,who has left Cameron, is concerned,especially when they attend Vince's half-sister's wedding and Hazel believes Stuart asks her son for a slow dance only to prove that he is out of the closet. Stuart himself finally outs himself to his parents after his young nephew has discovered that he is gay and tried to blackmail him. His father is less accepting but his mother is much cheered after taking advice from Hazel and Janice. Alexander's father is dying and his mother makes him sign an agreement foregoing any inheritance. He is depressed and takes an over-dose,prompting Stuart to torch her car to Vince's disapproval though he still makes it back for Nathan's birthday party. Vince wins promotion at work,thanks to Hazel and Bernard stitching... Written by
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I'm queer. I'm gay. I'm homosexual. I'm a poof, I'm a poofter, I'm a ponce. I'm a bum-boy, batty-boy, backside-artist bugger. I'm bent. I *am* that arse bandit, I *lift* those shirts. I'm a faggot-assed, fudge-packin', shit-stabbin' uphill gardener. I dine at the downstairs restaurant, I dance at the other end of the ballroom. I'm Moses and the parting of the red cheeks. I fuck and I'm fucked. I suck and I'm sucked. I rim them and wank them, and every single man's had the fuckin' time of his ...
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This is a moving series which offers a great deal of excellent imagery and dialogue. There are some parts of the series which 'camp's up' homosexuality somewhat and this is quite frustrating. This aside, it accesses some important issues for young gay males.
Fresh, inspiring and realistic, I feel Queer as Folk was, for it's time, brave in what it did. Some excellent scenes which so many of us can empathise with. I like the way the series dips in and out of the lives of the key characters, Stuart and Nathan. At so many points during the series I was left glued to the screen - awaiting the next episode.
The entire team of actors should be congratulated for making one of the best series of all time.
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