The Dying Gaul

Watch The Dying Gaul

"Woe to him who seeks to please rather than appall"
  • R
  • 2005
  • 1 hr 41 min
  • 6.4  (2,419)
  • 62

Robert is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles who is bereft after the death of his lover of complications from AIDS. He writes an autobiographical screenplay about the relationship which impresses big shot Hollywood producer Jeffrey and his wife Elaine. Jeffrey offers him a deal on the condition that he change the dying character to a woman to make it more commercially viable. Robert reluctantly agrees and works on making the changes, but things become increasingly complicated as the still grieving and emotionally devastated Robert finds himself becoming separately entangled emotionally and sexually with both Jeffrey and Elaine.

The Dying Gaul
The Dying Gaul doesn't appear to be available from any streaming services.
Add this movie to your Watchlist to get notified when it's available.
Description
Robert is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles who is bereft after the death of his lover of complications from AIDS. He writes an autobiographical screenplay about the relationship which impresses big shot Hollywood producer Jeffrey and his wife Elaine. Jeffrey offers him a deal on the condition that he change the dying character to a woman to make it more commercially viable. Robert reluctantly agrees and works on making the changes, but things become increasingly complicated as the still grieving and emotionally devastated Robert finds himself becoming separately entangled emotionally and sexually with both Jeffrey and Elaine.
  • Release Date
    2005
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 41 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (2,419)
  • Metascore
    62