The story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.
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To win a war, you have to start one.
Did You Know?
was determined not to watch Philadelphia
(1993) while working, because he didn't want to be even slightly influenced by Tom Hanks
' performance. Oddly enough, while he was taking the month off to lose the weight the role required, he was at his New York City apartment watching television and Philadelphia (1993) showed up. He was so tired, that he decided to watch the movie. See more
When Ned and his friends are trying to collect money for "Gay Cancer" in the park, the 3 quarters one donor throws down are all from the State Quarter Series, which was begun by the US Mint in 1999. See more
Thank God for the lesbians.
I Love You Samantha
Written by Cole Porter
Performed by Bing Crosby
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc. and Turner Entertainment Co.
[from High Society (1956)
] See more