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Port Authority (2019)

Port Authority is a love story set in New York's kiki ballroom scene, and follows Paul, a 20 year old midwesterner, who arrives at the central bus station and quickly catches eyes with Wye,... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fionn Whitehead ... Paul
Leyna Bloom ... Wye
McCaul Lombardi ... Lee
Louisa Krause ... Sara
Eddie Plaza Eddie Plaza ... Eddie
William Dufault ... Nix
Stephen Cavalieri Stephen Cavalieri ... Fats
Taliek Jeqon Taliek Jeqon ... Taliek McQueen
Devon Carpenter Devon Carpenter ... Tekay
Azza Melton Azza Melton ... Azza McQueen
Christopher Quarles ... Mother McQueen
Precious Ebony Precious Ebony ... Precious
Lawrence Snookie Taylor Lawrence Snookie Taylor ... Snookie
Courtney Marie McCotter Courtney Marie McCotter ... Cindy
Brett Smith Brett Smith ... Samson
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Port Authority is a love story set in New York's kiki ballroom scene, and follows Paul, a 20 year old midwesterner, who arrives at the central bus station and quickly catches eyes with Wye, a 22 year old girl voguing on the sidewalk. After Paul seeks her out in secret, an intense love between them blossoms. But when Paul discovers Wye is trans, he is forced to confront his own identity and what it means to belong. Written by Variety

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English

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18 May 2019 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Порт-Аторити See more »

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A horrible film avoid it like the plague
19 May 2019 | by allisonjanegaritySee all my reviews

Such an inferior story with no structure. The actors were such non actors it made the viewer cringe. I am sorry but the portrayal of the LGBT community felt so off and from the 1980's. A must not to watch movie. Mk2 had distributors some good films but this was so inferior.... A waste of the film goers time.... Really sad movie. They should have hired really actors...... Sorry just being honest


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