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A Single Man‘s Publicity Team Releases Something Gay From the Film

Was Brokeback Mountain as breeder-washed in its marketing as A Single Man? From Julianne Moore being made to hetero-ize the film to director Tom Ford’s press interviews insisting the movie is not a gay film, we were growing to expect any notion of homosexuality to be left on the cutting room floor by the time this went into wide release. But now Colin Firth’s smoke-y, lips-y scene with actor Jon Kortajaren has finally been approved for distribution.

And then there’s the moment Firth’s character learns his partner is dead: