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Holding the Man

2015-08-27 | Drama
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Tim and John fell in love while teenagers at their all-boys high school. John was captain of the rugby team, Tim an aspiring actor playing a minor part in Romeo and Juliet. Their romance endured for 15 years in the face of everything life threw at it - the separations, the discrimination, the temptations, the jealousies and the losses - until the only problem that love can't solve tried to destroy them.
Director: Neil Armfield
Stars: Ryan Corr, Craig Stott

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6 wins 19 nominations
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Tim and John fell in love while teenagers at their all-boys high school. John was captain of the rugby team, Tim an aspiring actor playing a minor part in Romeo and Juliet. Their romance endured for 15 years in the face of everything life threw at it - the separations, the discrimination, the temptations, the jealousies and the losses - until the only problem that love can't solve tried to destroy them..
On June 21, 2021, there were 4623 public reaction to Holding the Man including more rewarding, for pandemic era, emotionally charging, vivid portrayal, staying true to book.
The full version of Holding the Man is provided by Netflix , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , realeyz
Holding the Man won 2016 Australian Film Critics Association Awards, 2016 Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, 2015 Australian Screen Editors, 2015 Australian Writers' Guild, 2015 Screen Producers Australia Awards.
The genre of Holding the Man is Drama.
On June 21, 2021, the IMDB rating of Holding the Man is 7.4/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 81/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The casts of Holding the Man are Ryan Corr starring as Timothy Conigrave, Craig Stott starring as John Caleo, Guy Pearce starring as Dick Conigrave, Sarah Snook starring as Pepe Trevor, Anthony LaPaglia starring as Bob Caleo, Geoffrey Rush starring as Barry.
The release date of Holding the Man is August 27, 2015.
The director of Holding the Man is Neil Armfield.
The runtime of Holding the Man is 128 minutes.