Brokeback Mountain | The Beginning of Ennis and Jack’s Relationship

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As the natural hardships of Brokeback Mountain begin to take a toll on Jack Twist (Jake Gyllenhaal) and Ennis Del Mar (Heath Ledger), the two cowboys develop an emotional relationship. One night, they talk about their families around the fire, and Ennis finally opens up. Although he is married, Ennis tells Jack their conversation is “the most I’ve talked in a year.”

Film Synopsis:
Winner of three Academy Awards®, including Best Director, Brokeback Mountain is a sweeping epic that explores the lives of two young men, a ranch hand and a rodeo cowboy, who meet in the summer of 1963 and unexpectedly forge a lifelong connection. The complications, joys, and heartbreak they experience provide a testament to the endurance and power of love. Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal deliver emotionally charged, remarkably moving performances in “a movie that is destined to become one of the great classics of our time” (Clay Smith, The Insider).

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