The Visit (2000)

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Drama. Tony, a reasonably well-off man with a family, visits his younger brother, Alex, in prison. Alex is bitter and resentful of his family's apparent abandonment of him since Tony is the only family member who has visited him in the last five years. Tony is also the only relative who knows that Alex is suffering from AIDS, apparently following a rape in prison. Alex is dying, and tries to persuade Tony to make his parents visit. Once this first step is accomplished, Alex starts out on a path of redemption, helped by his family, therapists and old friends.

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