Gus is a fat cartoonist that recently won a battle against cancer, which explains his baldness. But he is also lonely. Therefore, his caring sister tries to set him up with suitable woman. But to do so, she must turn him into an irresistible man. When he falls in love with Emily, Gus takes the identity of a mysterious biker from New Zealand. Written by
Steve Richer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
A romantic comedy about true love under false pretenses.
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Did You Know?
"The Boyfriend School" was the film's working title until the marketing department at Hemdale, its studio, learned that the title tested poorly in its surveys. Alternate titles considered included: "Two of Gus," "What She Knew," and "Don't Tell Her It's Me," with the latter title finally making the cut. However, the film was retitled "The Boyfriend School" for cable-TV airings, as well as the DVD release. See more
Gus's "Maori" pendant bears no resemblance to actual Maori artwork. See more
No! Annabelle! Don't play with the space heater coil. Piglet, if you breath gas it will tie up all your available hemoglobin and there will be none left for oxygen transfer. Your lips and nail beds will turn cherry red and you'll die of carbon monoxide poisoning. I like to acquaint her with consequences.
Performed by Beausoleil
Traditional: Words and Arrangement by Michael Doucet
Published by Happy Valley Music, BMI
Rounder Records Corporation See more