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120 battements par minute (2017)

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Members of the advocacy group ACT UP Paris demand action by the government and pharmaceutical companies to combat the AIDS epidemic in the early 1990s.

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Max
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Eva
Simon Bourgade ...
Luc
Médhi Touré ...
Germain
Simon Guélat ...
Markus
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Muriel
Catherine Vinatier ...
Hélène
Théophile Ray ...
Marco
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Mère de Sean
Jean-François Auguste ...
Fabien
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Early 1990s. With AIDS having already claimed countless lives for nearly ten years, Act up-Paris activists multiply actions to fight general indifference. Nathan, a newcomer to the group, has his world shaken up by Sean, a radical militant, who throws his last bits of strength into the struggle.

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23 August 2017 (France)  »

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$8,566, 22 October 2017, Limited Release

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$96,150, 14 January 2018
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On 19 September 2017, designated by the CNC as France's candidate for Foreign language Oscar. See more »

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Lyrics and Music by Steve Bronski, Larry Steinbachek and Jimmy Somerville (as James Somerville)
Performed by Bronski Beat
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outstanding !
22 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

(120) Beats per minute is a great french movie which deals with the AIDS epidemic, set in France in 90s. A must-see film. I think probably one of the best movie of the year. Awards : "Grand prix" and Queer palm of Cannes film festival 2017. So, talk about it with your (girs/boy)friend(s),parents and even pets. Enjoy this movie ; )


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