Seventeen-year-old Anne just fell in love with Sasha, the most popular girl at her LA public high school. But when Anne tells her best friend Clifton - who has always harbored a secret crush - he does his best to get in the way.
Yet if Bucky Barnes were a woman, this would be a love story, played out with all the same narrative beats. If Peggy were the brainwashed assassin kept frozen through the decades, this movie would definitely end in a kiss. Everything about the love, pain, and intimacy of the Steve/Bucky relationship on the big screen is typical of a romance. If everything else about this movie were the same, but we were different, wouldn’t it make sense for Steve and Bucky to kiss?
This movie looks about as gay as it’s allowed to be. One day we’ll get a movie like it that’s actually gay enough.