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1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Sofia (Sook-Yin Lee) is a couples therapist who is unable to climax despite the ministrations of her loving husband. Gay couple James (Paul Dawson) and Jamie (PJ DeBoy) decide to open the doors of their relationship by inviting in a third partner. All three attend a mixer in which partygoers partake of a sexual banquet.

Cast: Sook-Yin Lee , Paul Dawson , Lindsay Beamish , PJ DeBoy , Raphael Barker , Peter Stickles , Jay Brannan , Justin Bond

Director: John Cameron Mitchell

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: ThinkFilm

Shortbus (2006)

Release Date: October 6th, 2006|1 hr. 42 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    If there is such a thing as hard-core with a soft heart, this is it. show more

  • 25
    Ruthe Stein San Francisco Chronicle

    Mitchell may be another Russ Meyer -- a dubious honor -- but he's no Tony Kushner. show more

  • 50
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    Shortbus suffers from a vague, ad lib-y script and a cast that, while hardly shy, isn't exactly charismatic. show more

  • February 13, 2014 moviefanmark
    Report This User

    A Delusive Gay Porn Movie With Explicit Sex Of Auto ********,******** and With No Comedy At All. The Producers Of The Movie By Making This X-rated Film Aimed At Attracting Adults To See The Movie.The Explicit Sex In The Movie Made It Too Commercial & Rubbish.

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