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Vapors

Vapors 15 rating

Set in a New York bathhouse, this gritty but sensitive portrayal of pre-Stonewall gay life, chronicles an awkward encounter between two equally inexperienced strangers.

Drama 1965 32 mins

Director: Andy Milligan

Overview

Before making a name for himself as an exploitation and horror filmmaker, Andy Milligan's first film Vapors offered a fascinating glimpse into the pre-Stonewall gay scene. Set in New York's St Mark's bathhouse, this bold and sensitive film chronicles an emotionally awkward encounter between two equally inexperienced strangers.