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R| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
A closeted gay teen (Paul Iacono) wants to join the popular gals' clique, but his scheme backfires when his best friend (Michael J. Willett) is forced out of the closet instead.

Cast: Michael J. Willett , Paul Iacono , Sasha Pieterse , Andrea Bowen , Xosha Roquemore , Molly Tarlov , Evanna Lynch , Joanna Levesque

Director: Darren Stein

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Vertical Entertainment

G.B.F. (2013)

Release Date: January 17th, 2014|1 hr. 34 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • G.B.F. has been unfairly slapped with an R rating, but the film is about as scandalous as a "Glee" episode. It's suitable for young teenage girls, who apparently are far more at ease with the times than the homophobic folks at the MPAA. Don't let their rating fool you: The movie may be thoroughly modern, yet it's old-fashioned, too. show more

  • The subject matter calls for ruthless observation, but his candy-colored pop vision has more in common with “Glee” than, say, “Heathers.” He’s aiming for a stinging WTF, but winds up with a fairly mild LOL. show more

  • Despite a premise with broad appeal and a script boasting plenty of laughs among its misfires, the high school fable falters. show more

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