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After Louie

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Format:  DVD-R
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  • Run Time: 1 hours, 41 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
  • Released: September 25, 2018
  • Originally Released: 2018
  • Label: Freestyle Digital Media

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AUDIENCE SCORE
User Ratings: 51
Rating: 2/4 -- Even though the film has a plodding pace there are flashes of honesty and brilliance that make this film worth a passive look. Full Review
Film Threat
Mar 27, 2018
Sam isn't particularly likable, but Cumming plays him with great empathy, finding a broken, complicated man beneath the abrasive surface. Full Review
Seventh Row
Jun 29, 2017
Some stronger filmmaking would be welcome, sure, but "After Louie" has an honesty that's often just as valuable. Full Review
New York Times
Mar 29, 2018
Its subject matter is interesting, and it's right to remind viewers of the need for different generations of queer people to communicate, but After Louie is burdened by narrative and dialogue clichés that undermine its emotional appeal. Full Review
Village Voice
Mar 28, 2018
While After Louie might not always approach its content in a subtle way, the film's passion, insights and feeling frequently hit home regardless. Full Review
Screen International
Jul 26, 2017
While it's well-intentioned to a fault, and driven by deep convictions, the film also is diffuse, lethargically paced and short on thematic trenchancy, building powerful individual moments but seldom sustaining a compelling narrative thread. Full Review
Hollywood Reporter
Jun 26, 2017
As an actor, [Zachary] Booth can't quite keep up with [Alan] Cumming, but Braeden is likable in ways that the cynical Sam is not, so it evens out in the end. Full Review
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)
Mar 27, 2018

Description by OLDIES.com:

Sam (Alan Cumming), an artist and activist from ACT UP, lived through the early years of HIV/AIDS a man scarred and still struggling with survivor's guilt. Cemented into an oppressive past, he is bewildered by a younger generation of carefree gay men with their uninhibited use of social media, sexting, and seeming political indifference. But when he meets the seductive young Braeden (Zachary Booth), an intergenerational relationship blossoms between them -- one capable of reawakening Sams artistic soul and reviving his wilted heart.
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  • Sales Rank: 78,111
  • UPC: 853342008179
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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