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Keep the Lights on

It's 1997 and New York City is in a state of intense flux when documentary filmmaker Erik Rothman (Thure Lindhardt) first meets Paul Lucy (Zachary Booth), a handsome but closeted lawyer in the publishing field. What begins as a highly charged first encounter soon becomes something much more, and a relationship quickly develops. As the two men start building a home and life together, each continues to privately battle their own compulsions and addictions. A film about sex, friendship, intimacy and most of all, love, "Keep the Lights on" takes an honest look at the nature of relationships in our times.

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HitFix Reviews and Ratings

  • B+
    Thurne Lindhardt shines in Ira Sachs' impressive and moving gay drama "Keep the Lights On" which debuted Friday night at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival.

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Released - Friday, September 7 , 2012
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