Prayers for Bobby
Prayers for Bobby (2009)

A conservative Presbyterian mother reaches out to the gay community for support after driving her homosexual son to suicide in this made-for-television movie adapted from Leroy Aaron's 1995 novel. Bobby Griffith (Ryan Kelley) hails from… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: January 21, 2009
DVD Release Date: October 15, 2013
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Carlos Magalh„es
A sad real story about how intolerance destroys lives and how it takes sometimes a tragedy to force people to open their eyes, and Sigourney Weaver offers a… More
Todd Smith
This is the true story of Bobby Griffith, who killed himself in 1982. Bobby was from a devote catholic family and was also gay. When he came out, everyone tried… More
Christian C
Excellent performance by Butler. Decent and often understated performances from Weaver and Czerny. Very well done for a made-for-TV movie, but somewhat… More
Sunil Jawahir
A great adaptaption, let alone for a Lifetime movie.Weaver is just incredible.
jay nixon
Thought provoking made for TV drama about the irrevisible damage that can be caused by blind faith and bigotry as well as the callous hatred zealots inflict in… More
Erin Collins
Easily one of the saddest movies I have ever seen - I bawled my eyes out more than once. It just goes to show what ignorance and hate can produce.