G.B.F.
G.B.F. (2014)

In G.B.F., social warfare erupts when three high school clique queens battle for supremacy: drama diva Caprice, Mormon princess 'Shley and blonde fashionista Fawcett. When unassuming Tanner is outted, he finds himself cast as the… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: February 11, 2014
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Anna Smith
Time Out

An original premise and earnest tone go a long way.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

"G.B.F" works its concept to death as its silly story builds to a prom scene that revolves around a tepid, underwhelming homage to "Carrie."

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Tracy Moore
Common Sense Media

Extremely edgy comedy sends up gay best friend stereotypes.

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Rex Reed
New York Observer

I guess I've seen worse teen sex comedies, but it's rare to encounter one this stupid.

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Elizabeth Weitzman
New York Daily News

Director Darren Stein clearly has some serious themes in mind, even as most of his characters exhibit all the brain cells of amoebae.

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Jennie Kermode
Eye for Film

It's a light, fluffy concoction but one so playful and unpretentious that it's easy to like. This is the high school movie gay teens have been waiting for.

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Tom Keogh
Seattle Times

It's a frothy satire about adolescent social manners, a bit like "Clueless" or a tongue-in-cheek take on the 1980s-'90s "Degrassi" television series.

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Offers an admirable message of tolerance for teen audiences - too bad it's been absurdly saddled with an R rating, even though there's far less innuendo than in "Easy A.''

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Stefan Pape
HeyUGuys

When you reach the end of this title you feel rather exhausted, so maybe an entire season would be pushing it just that little bit too far.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Thomas Johnston
For what it says it will be... it is! lol
Panta Oz
I still cannot get some of the ratings on RT! Thus one, G.B.F. (Gay Best Friend) has 81%! I am not sure that this independent teen comedy directed by Darren… More
jay nixon
Silly but very cute comedy.
Christian C
Stylish, contemporary. Has a mass/sass appeal like Glee (but without the singing). Well written with interesting, albeit largely superficial, characters --… More