• The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me (2000)

The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me

Release Date: June 18th, 2000

DVD Release Date: June 4th, 2002

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 21 min

Plot Summary

When the seed of "West Side Story's" "Somewhere" is planted into the soul of a gay child, the quest of "The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me" begins. In nine inter-connected scenes, acclaimed filmmaker Tim Kirkman ("Dear Jesse") interprets this landmark theatrical event written by and starring David Drake, while charting a molten course through the depths and shallows of the urban gay male experience.

Cast: David Drake

Director: Tim Kirkman

Genres: Drama

Production Co: FilmNext, Montrose Pictures

Keywords: New York City, 1980s, Offbeat, Amusing, Love, Growing up, Emotional, 1990s

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    On film, and eight years after they were written, his urgent re-creations of an awkward first date, or a Village People obsession, feel both overly familiar and almost embarrassingly earnest. show more

  • 63
    Hannah BrownNew York Post

    There's enough wit, intelligence and theatrical intensity at work in Larry Kramer to overcome an occasional tendency toward politically correct smugness. show more

  • 60
    Ken FoxTV Guide Magazine

    It exudes a slightly stale air that does nothing to dispel gay stereotypes. show more

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