Nico and Dani (Krámpack)
Nico and Dani (Krámpack) (2000)

16-year-old Nico travels from Barcelona to visit his best friend Dani at his parent's beach house on the Mediterranean. Determined to lose their virginity that summer, the boys grow closer and it becomes apparent that Dani has feelings… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 8, 2002
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87%
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71%


Critic Score: 87% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Nico and Dani offers a refreshingly honest look at adolescence and sexual coming-of-age.

Peter Howell
Toronto Star

Filmmaker Gay nimbly navigates the raging waters of burgeoning sexuality.

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Robert K. Elder
Chicago Tribune

Manages to be both joyful and unnerving in its unflinching portrayal of emerging sexuality.

Donald J. Levit
ReelTalk Movie Reviews

Rare handling of an emotional and important theme.

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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

For a movie that has been praised for its sensitive realism, Nico and Dani takes some large liberties.

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Jay Carr
Boston Globe

Although films about adolescents stumbling urgently toward sexual self-identity are plentiful, most are put to shame by the delicacy, poignancy, and honesty of Nico and Dani.

John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

...sexual scenes are all composed tastefully, and larger themes of sexuality and how it affects friendship override individual scenes

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Could be useful to a confused teenager, suggesting that we all have to choose our own paths in life.

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Louis B. Parks
Houston Chronicle

The film seems unfocused at times, but on reflection, stands out as an unusually sensitive and honest view of teen sexuality, straight or gay.

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Brandon Judell
PopcornQ

A highly enjoyable, extremely sensual coming of age film

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Flixster Audience Score: 71% Flixster User Reviews
Robert C
An interesting "coming of age" story. Does I good job of showing the struggles of coming to terms with your sexuality. The struggle between… More