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Having been gone for three years, closeted advertising executive Adrian ("Gotham" star Cory Michael Smith) returns to his Texas hometown for the holidays during the first wave of the AIDS crisis. Burdened with an unspeakable tragedy in New York City, Adrian looks to reconnect with his preteen brother Andrew (Aidan Langford) while navigating his relationship with religious parents Eileen (Virginia Madsen) and Dale (Michael Chiklis). When he reaches out to his estranged childhood friend Carly (Jamie Chung), their unresolved issues Adrian to confront an uncertain future that will significantly alter the lives of those around him. Shot on black-and-white super 16mm film, 1985 takes a unique look at a pivotal moment in American history through the prism of empathy, love and family.

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  • Director: Yen Tan
  • Length: 1 hrs. 25 mins.
  • Rating: NR
  • Released: Dec 18 2018
  • Added: Nov 05 2018
  • Production Year: 2018
  • TLA SKU: 2561747
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • UPC Code: 754703764782


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Review by Amos Lassen

By: Amos Lassen

Going Home

Amos Lassen

Adrian (Cory Michael Smith) is in the opening scene in Yan Ten's "1985" as he waits for his father Dale (Michael Chiklis) to pick him up at the airport. Adrian is coming back to Texas for... Read More

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