Bridegroom
Bridegroom (2013)

BRIDEGROOM tells the emotional journey of Shane and Tom, two young men in a loving and committed relationship that was cut tragically short by a misstep off the side of a roof. The story of what happened after this accidental death- of how… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 19, 2013
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Debruge
Variety

Super-lo-fi yet highly emotional.

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David DeWitt
New York Times

[A] simply told but exceptionally moving documentary.

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Glenn Dunks
Glenn Dunks

Cheap and positively dripping in saccharine nonsense.

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Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter

This deeply moving documentary will melt the heart of anyone who sees it.

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Ernest Hardy
Village Voice

A gripping documentary that pivots on brutal familial homophobia ...

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Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

Affecting interview content builds into a sweet picture of two young people who briefly seemed to have the world at their feet.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

A poignant, powerful tale of first love and untimely death as well as a practical, frankly undeniable, plea for marriage equality.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Moving documentary.

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Leonard Maltin
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Bloodworth Thomason's film is effective because it tells one couple's story and allows it to implicitly represent thousands of others.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Christian C
Heartbreaking. An important document of the realities of discrimination. Put together in a very competent manner.