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Late Bloomer (2004)

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Loosely based on the dark tales of HP Lovecraft, "Late Bloomer" is a compelling and humorous journey through a young boy's first sexual education class.

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Clay McLeod Chapman ...
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Sam Borenzweig ...
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Lauren Bond ...
Miss Lovecraft
Godfrey Pflager ...
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Norween Dunwich (as Danika Waldo)
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Larissa Insmouth
J.D. Snyder ...
Jimmy Pickman
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Jack Coyne ...
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Oriana LaRusso ...
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Torey Marks ...
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Jed Staszyn ...
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Loosely based on the dark tales of HP Lovecraft, "Late Bloomer" is a compelling and humorous journey through a young boy's first sexual education class.

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Twisted Fun
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I had the good fortune to see this film at the H.P. Lovecraft film festival a year or so ago when it was presented by the writer, who also performed the monologue on stage. Although it probably isn't for everyone, this is a fun little movie which explores sexual horror in an original and (disturbingly) funny way. The director has done a marvelous job of working with a group of very young actors and really getting good solid performances out of them. I do regret not having purchased the DVD when I had the chance. Late Bloomer is a rare film which manages to horrify us, fascinate us, and make us laugh all at the same time.


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