a heart that beats for me - There’s a heart out there and it beats for me. It pumps blood through veins and he doesn’t know it yet but it pumps for me. When you’re young, love comes ...
15 August 2009
Movie Review: Clandestinos
I saw this film from the Malaysian Filem Gay website. I had no idea what I was going to watch and forgotten that it was in my Netflix queue. It was an interesting movie although I didn't realize it until about half-way through the movie. The only really good part of the film was the last five minutes and its perhaps because I was looking at it in a way that was not intended. There is some kind of intergenerational gay angle -- which is how I saw the ending -- but the movie over all is mroe or less framed through horny teenagers without adult supervision -- nothing really gay about that at all. The movie would have been better as a short or as two separate movies, one to treat the ETA/Basque angle and one to treat the horny Madrileño teenagers -- or perhaps just one movie on the ETA/Basque angle.
In any event, if you've got some time, I'd say watch it. If you don't, I'd say skip it.