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Gabriel & Me (2001)

 |  Drama  |  2 November 2001 (UK)
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A young boy believes he can save his dying father if he can become an angel.

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A young boy believes he can save his dying father if he can become an angel.

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upsetting for me
26 July 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Writer Lee Hall's story will stick in my mind purely for forcing me to relive my father's death from cancer 18 years earlier. I was roughly the same age as the kid in the movie, and living in the North-East of England where the film is set, so I identified with him all the more. For me personally, then, the latter stages of the film were very upsetting indeed - but two year on, taking the film as a whole, I regard Gabriel and Me as mediocre and otherwise forgettable, all told.


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