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Based on 8 Reviews
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  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    A likable, extremely goofy piece of fluff. show more

  • 75
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    It's not earthshaking or life-changing, but it's cute, occasionally predictable and only requires ACTUAL idiots, like Barry, to act like idiots. As formula entertainment goes, that's a pretty sweet deal. show more

  • 25
    Michael Phillips Chicago Tribune

    Writer-director Stewart Wade expanded his festival-circuit short film into a blobby, watery feature-length enterprise, unredeemed by its cast (though Sally Kirkland shows up as Todd's mom). show more

  • 70
    Village Voice

    Writer-director Stewart Wade has gracefully expanded his short film, a festival fave, into a warmhearted tale carried by genuine affection and a charming cast rather than cutting one-liners and turbo-charged plotting. show more

  • 70
    Kevin Thomas Los Angeles Times

    A wry romantic comedy of sexual confusion that deftly becomes increasingly serious without losing its sense of humor. show more

  • 50
    Chicago Reader

    Wade lampoons our tendency to rigidly define sexual preference, but eventually the high jinks start to resemble an episode from the old TV series "Love, American Style." show more

  • 40
    Jeannette Catsoulis The New York Times

    Leaving no cliché unturned, Coffee Date provides cheesy music, chats about "gaydar" and the obligatory are-you-looking-at-mine? urinal scene. show more

  • 40

    Full of unlikely misunderstandings. show more

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