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Death in Venice


Based on a novel by [[Performer~P217900~Thomas Mann~thomasmann]], Death in Venice stars [[Performer~P7026~Dirk Bogarde~dirkbogarde]] as a German composer who is terrified that he has lost all vestiges of humanity. While visiting Venice, Bogarde falls in love with a beautiful young boy ([[Performer~P1682~Bjorn Andresen~bjornandresen]]). The relationship is ruined by Bogarde's obsession with the boy's youth and physical perfection; the composer realizes that the child represents an ideal that he can never...more