The Deuce s3
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| ' Season 3 starts at the end of 1984, sees the onslaught of the AIDS crisis, which hit New York at the start of the 1980s. Character Paul Hendrickson, played by actor Chris Coy, confronts fear and confusion surrounding AIDS, the lack of information available about it, and the increasing mortality of his chosen family. Neither glamorizing nor voyeuristic, The Deuce sheds an authentic light on what it was like to be queer in the mid-1980s: the celebration of artistic expression and community, the devastation in the wake of tragedy, and the way the community banded together in times of strife.' THEM
A look at life in New York City during the 1970s and '80s when porn and prostitution were rampant in Manhattan.
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