The High Life

Movie • 2010 • Comedy  

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Combining street realism and surprising artifice, the first fiction feature by the director of acclaimed documentaries “Street Life” and “Ghost Town” depicts hustlers, migrants, prisoners and others on the shabby outskirts of Guangzhou, where everyone is on the move but nobody is getting anywhere.
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Does the dog die?
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roseatespoonbill
Not on screen; however, as three of the four mains have spent time in prison it's vaguely implied at least two of them slept with men. It's left ambiguous as to whether they were all consensual encounters or not.
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roseatespoonbill
Kind of. A mom lightly smacks her son and yells when she's mad at him for staying out late.
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