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Jess & James (2015)

Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 17 August 2017 (Argentina)
Jess is a bohemian youth with secrets to hide from his shrewd parents. James feels trapped living with his irritable mother. After meeting for a sexual encounter, the two young men set off ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Martín Karich ... Gerónimo / Jess
Nicolás Romeo ... James
Federico Fontán ... Tomás
Alejandro Paker ... Horace
Nahuel Mutti ... Pedro
Denise Yañez ... Mimí
Umbra Colombo ... James' Mother
Mónica Trejo ... Mónica
Uky Suescun ... Sra. Estancia
Juan Manuel Orlando ... Brenda (as Juan Orlando)
Aquiles Yasán ... Ghost
Marianela Fasce ... Chica Jess
Flor Ybarra ... Chica Tatuada
Nina Jardín ... Leia Sarraute
Nino Jardín ... León Sarraute
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Jess is a bohemian youth with secrets to hide from his shrewd parents. James feels trapped living with his irritable mother. After meeting for a sexual encounter, the two young men set off on a spontaneous road trip across rural Argentina to reunite with Jess' estranged brother. On their journey, they confront strange occurrences and engage in a ménage à trois affair that brings them closer. Their newly found affection grows, all while discovering a fresh vision of freedom and happiness. JESS & JAMES is a sexually charged road-trip movie, a love story, and a coming-of-age tale, set against the mythical landscape of the Argentinian Pampas.

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Just pretty faces
2 April 2018 | by See all my reviews

The script is really rubbish. Not a very believable story. Performances are quite weak as well. Just pretty faces can't make a movie. Not worthy!


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