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Starcrossed (2005)

Not Rated | | Drama, Short | 24 April 2005 (USA)
Two brothers develop a sexual attraction to one another amid the unkind world around them.

Director:

James Burkhammer (as James Burkhammer II)

Writer:

James Burkhammer (as James Burkhammer II)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
J.B. Ghuman Jr. ... Darren
John Wesley Shipp ... Father
Simon Ragaine Simon Ragaine ... Young Darren
Derek Sean Lara Derek Sean Lara ... Young Connor
Darcy DeMoss ... Mother
Marshall Allman ... Connor
Gina Rodgers ... Amanda
Torrey DeVitto ... Maura
Victor Bevine ... Coach
Colette Divine ... Hotel Clerk
Steven Guy Steven Guy ... Cop
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Storyline

Darren and Connor are two star-crossed lovers bound together by blood. Set in a suburban neighborhood, Star-crossed is an atmospheric story of two brothers whose relationship develops into something more than society could ever handle. Unable to deny their feelings for each other the two brothers try to hide their relationship from an unkind world but fail. The boys decide that a world that cant understand them is a world thats not for them. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama | Short

Certificate:

Not Rated

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Starcrossed: O Amor Contra o Destino See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Production Co:

Power Up Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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A remarkable first short
26 April 2005 | by toddturneySee all my reviews

I had the pleasure of seeing this short film at the Miami film festival this past Saturday and let me just say I was astounded. It was the only film out of the whole program that I loved. It is beautifully shot, composed, edited, acted and written. After the screening I saw the director at a party and asked him what he was doing next. He said that he was working on finding financing for the feature version of the short. He described some scenes to me. It sounded like the kind of first film that launches the greats into the industry. If you ever get a chance to see this short I highly recommend taking it. Hats off to star crossed.


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