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Amnesia: The James Brighton Enigma (2005)

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An American is found naked and amnesiac in a vacant parking lot in Montreal in 1998. He says his name is James Brighton, but the only thing he's sure of is that he's gay. What happened to ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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James Brighton / Matthew Honeycutt
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Le meneur
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Acolyte #1
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Acolyte #2
Karyne Lemieux ...
Sylvie
Philippe Provencher ...
Policier à l'hôpital
Claudine Paquette ...
Réceptionniste à l'hôpital
Neil De Albuquerque ...
Préposé
Enrica Boucher ...
Patiente
Karine Lavergne ...
Infirmière
Louise Laprade ...
Geneviève Marler
Ginette Boivin ...
Dr. Montoya
Stefan Perrault ...
Lieutenant Marcel Beaupré
Norman Helms ...
Félix Blain
Henri Pardo ...
Dominique
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An American is found naked and amnesiac in a vacant parking lot in Montreal in 1998. He says his name is James Brighton, but the only thing he's sure of is that he's gay. What happened to this young American in search of freedom ? That's what Sylvie, a criminology student, tries to find out. Written by Les productions Castor & Pollux Inc. [ca]

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26 September 2005 (Canada)  »

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CAD 871,592 (estimated)
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Quite a good film
29 March 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I just saw this film on DVD and thought it was very good. Based on true events the story tells of an American man found naked on a park bench in Monreal who has no idea who is is or how he got there. He is taken to hospital where he eventually realizes that he is gay and his name is James Brighton. The search is then on to find this man's identity since no one has reported him lost. He is taken in by a gay support group who help him find out who James Brighton is...which we find out is not this man. Has he stolen an identity or is he really amnesic? And who is the real James Brighton?

Shot mostly on video the quality is quite good as is the acting. The film is in both French and English with English subtitles were required.


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