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Boys Life 2 (1997)

Compilation of four short films about homoerotic situations involving young men. Tom DeCerchio directed "Nunzio's Second Cousin", telling the story of a gay cop who forces a gay-basher to ... See full summary »

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Mark Christopher (segment), Tom DeCerchio (segment) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Saucedo ... Eric (segment "Must Be the Music")
Justin Urich ... Kevin (segment "Must Be the Music")
Travis Sher Travis Sher ... Dave (segment "Must Be the Music")
Milo Ventimiglia ... Jason (segment "Must Be the Music")
Vincent D'Onofrio ... Tony Randozza (segment "Nunzio's Second Cousin")
Miles Perlich Miles Perlich ... Jimmy (segment "Nunzio's Second Cousin")
Eileen Brennan ... Mrs. Randozza (segment "Nunzio's Second Cousin")
Harry Waters Jr. ... Tony's Date (segment "Nunzio's Second Cousin")
Mary Beth Hurt ... June Gudmanson
J.D. Cerna J.D. Cerna ... Jack Gudmanson (segment "Alkali, Iowa")
Kent Broadhurst ... Blondie (segment "Alkali, Iowa")
Ellen Latzen ... Carol (as Ellen Hamilton Latzen)
Edward Seamon Edward Seamon ... Bill Gudmanson (segment "Alkali, Iowa")
Greg Villepique Greg Villepique ... Jacko (segment "Alkali, Iowa")
Brett Barsky Brett Barsky ... Trevor (segment "Trevor")
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Compilation of four short films about homoerotic situations involving young men. Tom DeCerchio directed "Nunzio's Second Cousin", telling the story of a gay cop who forces a gay-basher to come to his house and have dinner with his family. In "Alkali, Iowa", by Mark Christopher, a young gay man finds out some of his father's past secrets. And "Must Be the Music", by Nickolas Perry, follows four teenagers looking for love in nightclubs. Written by lukejoplin@infolink.com.br

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 March 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Meninos e Amores 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Iowa, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$56,224, 9 March 1997

Gross USA:

$186,675
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Company Credits

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Strand Releasing See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Film debut of Michael Saucedo. See more »

Alternate Versions

In some video releases and on the DVD version the segment "Trevor" is replaced by the episode _Dadshuttle, The (1997)_, written and directed by Tom Donaghy, starring 'Matt McGrath'. See more »

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Followed by Boys Life 3 (2000) See more »

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Terrific short movies
14 August 1999 | by pyotr-3See all my reviews

Four excellent short movies, with real-life situations in such diverse places as L.A., rural Iowa, Philadelphia, and Chicago. These films show the absurdities which gay people are confronted with by clueless straight people, and one film shows a glimpse of something most gay men never get to experience: the opportunity to actually date guys as a teenager. These films are up-lifting and should make all audiences smile and rejoice, whether gay or straight.


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