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Brokeback Mountain Movie

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Summary:
Early one morning in Signal, Wyoming, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist meet while lining up for employment with local rancher Joe Aguirre. The world which Ennis and Jack have been born into is, at once, changing rapidly and yet scarcely evolving. Both young men seem certain of their set places in the heartland--obtaining steady work, marrying, and raising a family--and yet they hunger for something beyond what they can articulate. When Aguirre dispatches them to work as sheepherders up on the majestic Brokeback Mountain, they gravitate towards camaraderie and then a deeper intimacy. At summer's end, the two must come down from Brokeback and part ways. Remaining in Wyoming, Ennis weds his sweetheart Alma, with whom he will have two daughters as he ekes out a living. Jack, in Texas, catches the eye of rodeo queen Lureen Newsome. Their courtship and marriage result in a son, as well as jobs in her father's business. Four years pass. One day, Alma brings Ennis a postcard from Jack, who is en route to visit Wyoming. Ennis waits expectantly for his friend, and when Jack at last arrives, in just one moment it is clear that the passage of time has only strengthened the men's attachment. In the years that follow, Ennis and Jack struggle to keep their secret bond alive. They meet up several times annually. Even when they are apart, they face the eternal questions of fidelity, commitment, and trust. Ultimately, the one constant in their lives is a force of nature--love.

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Cast:
Jake Gyllenhaal (as Jack Twist )
Heath Ledger (as Ennis Del Mar )
Michelle Williams (as Alma Beers Del Mar )
Anne Hathaway (as Lureen Newsome Twist )
Randy Quaid (as Joe Aguirre )
Linda Cardellini (as Cassie Cartwright )
Anna Faris (as LaShawn Malone )
Scott Michael Campbell (as Monroe )
Kate Mara (as Alma Del Mar Jr. )
Cheyenne Hill (as Alma Del Mar Jr. - age 13 )
Brooklynn Proulx (as Jenny Del Mar - age 4 )
Tom Carey (as Jimbo the Rodeo Clown )

Directed By: Ang Lee
Written By: E. Annie Proulx & Larry McMurtry
Produced By: Focus Features

Release Date (US): December 9th, 2005

Length of Movie: 2h 14min

MPAA Rating: R for sexuality, nudity, language and some violence.

Budget: $14,000,000

Opening Weekend: $547,425

Brokeback Mountain Soundtrack

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1. Opening
2. He Was a Friend of Mine
3. Brokeback Mountain 1
4. Love That Will Never Grow Old
5. King of the Road
6. Snow
7. Devil's Right Hand
8. No One's Gonna Love You Like Me
9. Brokeback Mountain 2
10. I Don't Want to Say Goodbye

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