Though it opens in only three cities Friday, there are already whispers of multiple Oscar nominations. Because for all its hype Brokeback Mountain is not really a gay film at all—and is much better off for it. Titanic became the most successful movie in history with its story of working-class Jack and privileged Rose, two people who come together by chance and, despite societal objections that deem their relationship impossible, fall in love. And just like those doomed lovers, Jack and Ennis are ultimately destined for disappointment. Just last month an obscure Wyoming playwright said she had never encountered a gay cowboy in her life, suggesting, on the merit of her enormous experience and expertise, that there never were any. No matter. This can be only good news for the director, actors, and producers, because where straight women go, their husbands, boyfriends, and dates dutifully follow.
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Ennis tells Jack about something he saw as a boy. They were the joke of the town, even though they were pretty tough old birds. Ennis says: "My dad, he made sure me and my brother saw it. For all I know, he did it. This childhood memory is always there, the ghost in the room, in Ang Lee 's "Brokeback Mountain.
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