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Pierre (Daniel Auteuil) is having a mid-life crisis. Realising that up to now he has led a very programmed life he decides to make a selfish journey into the unknown. Leaving his confused wife and son behind he flees to London to write a book. While looking for a subject for his work, Pierre stumbles across Tom (Stuart Townsend), a cafe manager by day, a male escort by night. Tom introduces Pierre to his underground world and instead of being shocked by it, he finds himself completely liberated by the people, the lifestyle and the sex. With his inspiration found, Pierre submerges himself into this world of unfulfilled women and a newfound purpose in life. But the more time he gives others, the less time he gives to his book...
'The Escort' is a gritty and edgy drama from writer/director Michel Blanc.
Actors Daniel Auteuil, Stuart Townsend, Noah Taylor, Liza Walker, Frances Barber, Claire Skinner, Keith Allen, Barbara Flynn, Peter Mullan, Amanda Ryan & Sarah-Jayne Potts Director Michael Blanc Certificate 18 years and over Year 1999 Screen Widescreen 16:9 Anamorphic Duration 1 hour and 46 minutes (approx)