His Brother

Find out where to watch on

Overview

Thomas has been estranged from his brother Luc for several years, due in part to his difficulties in dealing with Luc's homosexuality. But when Thomas is diagnosed with a rare blood disease, which is difficult to treat and impossible to cure, he decides he wants to bring Luc back into his life. The brothers soon become inseparable, with Luc constantly at Thomas' side as he vainly struggles against the disease and confronts the indignity of treatment. As Thomas and Luc become closer, their new relationship begins to alienate their significant others, and Thomas' father cannot understand why his son doesn't fight against his illness with great vehemence.

  1. Philippe Besson

    Novel

  2. Patrice Chéreau

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Bruno Todeschini

    Bruno Todeschini

    Thomas

  2. Éric Caravaca

    Éric Caravaca

    Luc

  3. Nathalie Boutefeu

    Nathalie Boutefeu

    Claire

  4. Maurice Garrel

    Maurice Garrel

    le vieil homme

  5. Catherine Ferran

    Catherine Ferran

    le médecin chef

  6. AM

    Antoinette Moya

    la mère

Full Cast & Crew

Movie Data

Facts

Original Title Son frère

Status Released

Original Language French

Runtime 1h 32m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • February 11, 2003
    Premiere

Genres

Keywords

Community Data

Top Contributors

Content Score

100

Lookin' Good!

Popularity Trend

Reviews

We don't have any reviews for His Brother.

 

Recommendations

We don't have enough data to suggest any movies based on His Brother. You can help by rating movies you've seen.

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.