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Breakthrough? Not 'Brokeback.'

Films share an era, but not an outlook Oscar favorite wouldn't be the first gay-themed best picture; that distinction goes to 'Midnight Cowboy'

By Saul Austerlitz
Globe Correspondent / March 3, 2006

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Venture across to the other side of the screen, into that vast fictional paradise where the characters who grace our movies live on, forever frozen in their time and their place, and, if you pause in your wanderings for a brief glimpse of the United States in the mid-1960s, you may notice something intriguing. After stopping in Wyoming and saying ... (Full article: 1096 words)

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