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For detailed information about the amounts and types of (a) sex and nudity, (b) violence and gore, (c) profanity, (d) alcohol, drugs, and smoking, and (e) frightening and intense scenes in this movie, consult the IMDb Parents Guide for this movie. The Parents Guide for Brokeback Mountain can be found at http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0388795/parentalguide.
It's Jack's flashback to a happier time during the summer of '63.
The Western genre has a long history of exhibiting repressed homosexuality and scenes which present the cowboy as an object of the lustful male gaze. But before Brokeback Mountain most suggestions of homosexual relationships are implied under the surface. Read about some examples (for example, High Noon) here.
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