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Best Kiss: Brokeback Mountain

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Posted on Jun 4, 2006

Jake Gyllenhaal’s kiss with Heath Ledger beat out real-life couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s kiss for the “Best Kiss” award at the MTV Movie Awards. Gyllenhaal also won best actor on the awards program, where viewers vote for winners.  The program airs on June 8th.

BBC:

Brokeback honoured at MTV awards

Jake Gyllenhaal won best performance for his role in the cowboy romance, and best kiss with co-star Heath Ledger.

But comedy Wedding Crashers was named best film and collected best screen team and breakthrough performance awards, voted for by MTV viewers.

Jim Carrey won a lifetime achievement award and appeared on stage in a white suit with a group of winged angels.

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By jase, January 29, 2008 at 10:04 am Link to this comment
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it’s not his fault, it’s the people around him. people who don’t think wide enough. am a straight person but i can say that i fell inlove with the film. there’s nothing wrong about portraying “gay” in a wide screen.

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By Kathryn, January 28, 2008 at 5:40 am Link to this comment
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As a young girl I, loved horses,I considered myself a cowgirl. I rode in horseshows, and when I was 12yrs.old I rented out my stalls, to a race horse and a show horse. I was very upset as Heath Ledger played the role of a fake homosexaul cowboy. I
alway wondered if he tought of his daughter and wondered what she would think of him. Maybe this caused his great tourment of his soul. One wonders if this could have contributed to his early death. I have great missgivings of how a young man could take such a role, going against the grains of human decency, to play such a depraved role, but then again women do it in porn. Giving up their core, of decency for the greed of fortune and fame. They curse their souls, no wonder they need so many drugs and can’t seem to sleep in peace. Death might be the ultimate solution.

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