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Metascore
70

Generally favorable reviews - based on 18 Critics

User Score
7.9

Generally favorable reviews- based on 11 Ratings

Summary: A high school English teacher is outed as a gay man by a former student while accepting an Academy Award. Comedy ensues in the teacher's private life and small town where he teaches. Story rumored to be loosely based upon Tom Hanks acceptance speech when receiving his Academy Award for "Philadelphia".
Runtime: 90 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for sexual content and some strong language.
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Apr 1, 2003
Director Credit
Frank Oz Director
Writer Credit
Paul Rudnick Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Joan Cusack Emily Montgomery
Kevin Kline Howard Brackett
Cast Credit
Alexandra Holden Meredith
Bob Newhart Tom Halliwell
Debbie Reynolds Berniece Brackett
Deborah Rush Ava Blazer
Gregory Jbara Walter Brackett
Lauren Ambrose Vicky
Lewis J. Stadlen Ed Kenrow
Matt Dillon Cameron Drake
Shalom Harlow Sonya
Shawn Hatosy Jack
Tom Selleck Peter Malloy
Wilford Brimley Frank Brackett
Zak Orth Mike
Producer Credit
Adam Schroeder Executive Producer
G. Mac Brown Co-Producer
Scott Rudin Producer
Suzanne Santry Associate Producer
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