5.2/10
328
16 user 3 critic

Eden's Curve (2003)

A coming of age romantic drama set in 1972 based on real life events.

Director:

Reviews

Watch Now

With Prime Video

WATCH NOW
ON DISC
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

With the impressive "Between Something & Nothing," Todd Verow (Vacationland, Bulldog in the Whitehouse) once again revisits his own past, recounting the life of a freshman art school ... See full summary »

Director: Todd Verow
Stars: Philly Abe, Robert Axel, Gil Bar-Sela
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A poignant romantic drama examines the life of gay 26 year old, ex-monk, school teacher living in Manhattan. When he meets a man at a gay bar, they connect and are soon living together. Unfortunately their views on monogamy don't match.

Director: Christopher Larkin
Stars: Robert McLane, Curt Gareth, Bo White
Slutty Summer (2004)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single, he begins waiting tables at a swinging Chelsea hotspot where the indelible ... See full summary »

Director: Casper Andreas
Stars: Casper Andreas, Christos Klapsis, Virginia Bryan
Vacationland (2006)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Bangor, Maine is the setting for "Vacationland" where our three late high school age youngsters reside. Joe, his sister Theresa, and Joe's high school friend Andrew, the athlete, people the... See full summary »

Director: Todd Verow
Stars: Brad Hallowell, Gregory J. Lucas, Hilary Mann
Angora Ranch (Video 2006)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Only two things stand between Justin and Jack falling in love - their fathers "Angora Ranch" is a sweet, heartfelt movie about love that transcends age, stereotypes and meddlesome family.

Director: Paul Bright
Stars: Paul Bright, Tim Jones, Peggy Mae Binn
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A musician from Montana finds work and other things at The Continental Baths in New York City, 1974.

Director: David Buckley
Stars: Robert Aberdeen, Ellen Sheppard, Don Scotti
Denied (2004)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Troy, a recent high school graduate, is in love with his best friend Merrick, but Merrick isn't willing to be in a relationship with him. Troy is forced to deal with Merrick's selfishness, his own aching heart, and his unfulfilling life.

Director: David Paul Scott
Stars: Lee Rumohr, Matt Sadowski, Sarah Kanter
Ciao (2008)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Jeff is taking care of everything Mark left behind when he died. Mark was about to have a visitor, Andrea, an Italian guy he met online. Both of them will have the chance to share memories of the Mark they knew while knowing each other.

Director: Yen Tan
Stars: Chuck Blaum, Adam Neal Smith, Ethel Lung
La partida (2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Two teenage men fall in love, surrounded by the poverty and the marginalization of their country are forced to change their lives and take big risks.

Director: Antonio Hens
Stars: Milton García, Reinier Díaz, Jenifer Rodríguez
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Gay older Parisian takes home a drunken American found in the street. A romantic connection forms despite the younger man's secret - he's famous.

Director: Todd Verow
Stars: Yann de Monterno, Florence d'Azémar, Kevin Miranda
Juste une question d'amour (TV Movie 2000)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

After his gay cousin dies from hepatitis, young Laurent, who lives with his best friend Carole, falls in love with Cedric, a plant scientist. He's afraid to inform his conservative parents that he is gay.

Director: Christian Faure
Stars: Cyrille Thouvenin, Stéphan Guérin-Tillié, Éva Darlan
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When Mark commits to falling back in love with Jonah, he is forced to look at himself with unprecedented courage and honesty.

Director: Philipp Karner
Stars: Kimberly Alexander, Clayton Bailey, Jason Boegh
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Joe
...
Ian
Samuel A. Levine ...
Peter (as Sam Levine)
Matthew Walker ...
Police Officer (as Mathew Walker)
...
Bess
Stephen Daniels ...
Frank
Andrea Vaughn ...
Agnes
Bryan Carroll ...
Billy
Martha Chukinas ...
Peter's Mother
Ray Hammack ...
Peter's Father (as Clyde Hammack)
Kelly Decker ...
Lauret
Alice Saunders ...
Nosy Neighbor
Jennie Gwynn ...
Bess's Mother
Deborah Kovarski ...
Joe's Mother
Raymond Ruocco ...
Joe's Father
Edit

Storyline

This is Peter's story; an 18 year old boy who takes a journey through a conservative southern all-male university in order to discover himself. With the help of his roommate, Joe and his roommate's girlfriend, Bess, Peter begins to explore more about himself and his values only to be crushed by those who love him. The path becomes blurred and treacherous and Peter learns that only by relying on the strength of strangers will he be able to heal himself. The decisions he makes when confronted with this new truth will affect him forever. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 April 2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

O Triângulo de Eden  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Painful Coming of Age Story
21 August 2015 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

The film has the merit of showing how coming out stories just recently became less problematic, even if in some environments they are still a problem not only for youths. The film is set on Virginia, US, not so long ago, 1972. Peter (Samuel A. Levine) is not properly the mostly shy young boy, being visited by the police right at the beginning of the film for sunbathing in the nude at the roof of his parents' home. Soon he'll be in college, engaging in a sex three-way story with is roommate Joe (Trevor Lissauer) and Joe's girlfriend Bess (Amber Taylor) But things will soon get bad, for the jealousy of Joe, who attacks Peter, rescued of a not very good reputed poetry professor Ian (Julio Perrilán), recovering at his place at the Eden's Curve of the title. The story's sad development can be an adviser that backlashes are always possible, for it happened only 40 years ago. True story, according to the writer. I myself was coming of age at those times, and can assure you things were not that different, even keeping out tragic endings. The film is not a must see for an already over exposed to bad ends gay community, but should remind us that things were not very good until very recently, and we must keep an eye open to have not a coming back of homophobia not so difficult at all.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?