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Buddies (1985)

NR 09/12/1985 (US) Drama 1h 21m

...the first dramatic movie about AIDS


David, a naive graduate student, has volunteered to work as a "buddy" for people dying of AIDS. Assigned to the intensely political Robert, a lifelong activist whose friends and family have abandoned him following his diagnosis, the two men, each with notably different world views, soon discover common bonds, as David's inner activist awakens and Robert's need for emotional release is fulfilled.

  1. Arthur J. Bressan, Jr.


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  1. Geoff Edholm

    Robert Willow

  2. David Schachter

    David Bennett

  3. Libby Saines

    Mrs. Bennett

  4. David Rose

    David Rose


  5. Billy Lux


  6. Joyce Korn


  7. Susan Schneider

    Sylvia Douglas

  8. Tracy Vivat


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Original Language English

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