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Danny in the Sky (2001)

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Danny is a romantic young man looking for love, the son of a gay dad and a top model mom who died of an overdose when he was still young. He wants to become part of a society that values ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Richard Angrignon ...
Bruno
Stéphanie Aubry ...
Danny's mother
Jessie Beaulieu ...
Greg
Eric Benton ...
Jeff (as Éric Boutin)
Eric Cabana ...
Danny's father
Claude Demers ...
Director
Véronique Jenkins ...
Karine
Sophie Lavallée ...
Charline
Daniel Lortie ...
Jonathan
Caroline Portelance ...
Sophie
Thierry Pépin ...
Danny
Barbara Ulrich ...
Baba
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Danny is a romantic young man looking for love, the son of a gay dad and a top model mom who died of an overdose when he was still young. He wants to become part of a society that values luxury, glamour and appearances above all, by becoming a model. He embarks on a quest to find his real identity in a world that would make him gay because of his work, because of his paternal heritage, or simply because of his looks. He takes modeling to its extreme by becoming a stripper and finally finds the love he was looking for on the set of a porno shoot, with Karine, a photographer who's as voyeuristic as he is exhibitionnist. But destiny soon catches up with him... Written by Anonymous

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Unfairly marketed
12 January 2004 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

To market this as a gay film is insulting. The main character is not gay. There is nothing in Danny's behavior that marks him for gay. He pursues women the entire movie, finally ending up with one of the most annoying women in the movie. One wants to knock that ever-present camera right out of her hands.

The movie itself is so-so. None of the characters are especially likable and the bitter dad looks almost as hunky as his onscreen son.

This movie is a world of men who dress in ridiculous effete clothing and try and act studly. not really worth more than a look at the main character who is truly beautiful.


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