Brokeback Mountain

R · 2005 ‧ Romance/Drama ‧ 2h 14m
7.7/10 · IMDb 87% · Rotten Tomatoes 87% · Metacritic
In 1963, rodeo cowboy Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) and ranch hand Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger) are hired by rancher Joe Aguirre (Randy Quaid) as sheep herders in Wyoming. One night on Brokeback Mountain, Jack makes a drunken pass at Ennis that is...
Brokeback Mountain is a 2005 American Neo-Western romantic drama film directed by Ang Lee and produced by Diana Ossana and James Schamus. Short story · Brokeback Mountain: Original ... · List of accolades received Production; company: River Road Entertainment Box office: $178.1 million Budget: $14 million Produced by: Diana Ossana; James Schamus
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Why is Brokeback Mountain so good?
One of the main reasons why Brokeback Mountain is so highly regarded is because the two main characters – Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger) and Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) – do not have the flamboyant personalities that are normally associated with homosexuality.
Was Brokeback Mountain a true story?
Brokeback Mountain is not based on a true story. Instead, the movie is adapted from a short story of the same name, written by Annie Proulx and published in 1997.
Why is it called Brokeback Mountain?
Brokeback is where it's at. "Brokeback Mountain" is where Ennis and Jack fall in love, and as such, it becomes much more than a setting for the first part of the narrative. ... It's more a symbol for the story itself—an ill-fated love that could never be what these characters wanted it to be.
Is Brokeback Mountain actually a good movie?
What will never change is the quality of "Brokeback." It may be tragic, and it won't leave you feeling positive about being queer, but it is still a great movie. It's exquisitely acted, beautifully shot, has a crackling script, and Lee thoroughly deserved his best director Oscar.
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Brokeback Mountain: Directed by Ang Lee. With Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Randy Quaid, Valerie Planche. Ennis and Jack are two shepherds who develop a ...
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Based on the short story by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Proulx, Brokeback Mountain tells the story of two young men - a ranch-hand and a rodeo ... Directors: Ang Lee
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Apr 4, 2006 · In 1963, rodeo cowboy Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) and ranch hand Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger) are hired by rancher Joe Aguirre (Randy Quaid) as ... Genre: Gay & lesbian, Romance, Drama Release Date (Streaming): Apr 4, 2006 Box Office (Gross USA): $83.0M
Dec 15, 2005 · "Brokeback Mountain" has been described as "a gay cowboy movie," which is a cruel simplification. It is the story of a time and place where two ...
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An American businessman (Randy Quaid, "Brokeback Mountain") and a local beauty (Orla Brady, "The Foreigner") find adventure in a rural Irish hamlet when old ...
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Brokeback Mountain is a sweeping epic that explores the lives of two young men, a ranch hand and a rodeo cowboy, who meet in the summer of 1963 and ...