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Transfixed (2001)

Mauvais genres (original title)
Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's now in an abusive relationship with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Huysmans
Robinson Stévenin ...
Bo
Stéphane Metzger ...
Johnny
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Maeva
Frédéric Pellegeay ...
Alex
Ginette Garcin ...
Louisette Vincent
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Pryzuski (as Stéphane de Groot)
Charlie Dupont ...
Courtois
Veronica Novak ...
Elvire
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Violette Ancelin
Marcel Dossogne ...
Professeur Ancelin
Thibaut Corrion ...
Marlène
Jean-Michel Leray
Catherine Claeys
Julien Arame
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Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's now in an abusive relationship with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective. Written by havan_ironoak@bigfoot.com

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8 August 2001 (France)  »

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$12,452 (USA) (12 August 2004)
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Ich bin von Kopf bis Fuß auf Liebe eingestellt
Performed by Marlene Dietrich
(extracts from Marlene Dietrich starring film Der blaue Engel (1930))
Music by Friedrich Hollaender
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A great thriller.
8 October 2004 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

A great thriller, the film kept me guessing till the end. Robinson Stevenin was fantastic as Bo Ancellin. I saw the film when it came out in France and am glad somebody finally decided to bring it to the United States. Robinson Stevenin won a Cesar Award for his performance as a transvestite accused of a series of murders in Brussel's underground in this exciting, murder mystery film. It's rare to see a film which features a trans-gendered character as the lead actor, especially in a film theatrically released in the United States. The director, Francis Girod did an excellent job bringing the story to life. There was never a dull moment in Transfixed. Two thumbs way up, see this film!


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