Longtime Companion Poster

Release Date: 1990

DVD Release Date: January 23rd, 2001

R|1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary
During the 1980s, a group of gay men and their straight female friend confront the spread of AIDS. Personal trainer Willy (Campbell Scott) watches the epidemic grow, advocating for awareness. Willy's friend John (Dermot Mulroney) is the first to be infected, but soon it becomes clear that a pandemic is underway in the gay community. Willy, boyfriend Fuzzy (Stephen Caffrey) and his adopted sister, Lisa (Mary-Louise Parker), look on as their friends and loved ones succumb to the disease.

Cast: Bruce Davison, Campbell Scott, Stephen Caffrey, Mark Lamos, Patrick Cassidy, Mary-Louise Parker, John Dossett, Brian Cousins

Director: Norman René

Genres: Drama

Keywords: 1980s, Death, New York City, Hospital, Sister, Love, Growing up

Awards

Winner Best Performance By an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role