The gay romantic melodrama ''Latter Days'' draws on an unconscionable number of conventions, but works in the end because of its commitment to its characters and a handful of fine performances. Christian, played by the former soap opera star Wes Ramsey, is that stock figure of gay drama, the hopelessly handsome party boy whose life is devoted to casual sex. After some initial resistance, Aaron surrenders to Christian's charms, discovering his homosexuality in the process. At the same time Christian discovers, in Aaron's sincerity and innocence, the deeper values that have been missing from his own life. Cox knows his formulas a bit too well for his own good, and the reliance of ''Latter Days'' on coincidence and contrivance, particularly in its forced final third, gets in the way of his low-key, naturalistic direction. He draws a particularly subtle, convincing performance from Mr.
Short Film about a Gay Mormon Missionary
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Latter Days is a American romantic comedy-drama film about a gay relationship between a closeted Mormon missionary and his openly gay neighbor. The film was written and directed by C. Later the film was released in a few other countries and shown at several gay film festivals.
Elder Aaron Davis : Do you ever read the Sunday comics? Lila Montagne : [confused] I beg your pardon? Elder Aaron Davis : The, the, comic page? When I was a little kid, I use to put my face right up to them, you know um, And I was just amazed because it was just this mass of dots, I think life is like that sometimes. But I like to think that from Gods prospective, life, everything, even this, makes sense.