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Rob Williams (written by)
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Olaf "Gunn" Gunnunderson, an out-and-proud gay college student, crawls back into the closet to survive the holidays with his family... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Keith Jordan ... Olaf 'Gunn' Gunnunderson

Adamo Ruggiero ... Nathan Stanford

Hallee Hirsh ... Abby Mancuso

Kelly Keaton ... Anya Gunnunderson
Derek Long ... Sven Gunnunderson

Alison Arngrim ... Heather Mancuso

Ian Buchanan ... Peter Stanford

Gates McFadden ... Martha Stanford

Steve Callahan ... Professor Van Devere

Wyatt Fenner ... Thomas

Massimo Quagliano ... Diego
Kevin F. Sherry ... Bad Sweater Guy
Jim Wharton ... Man in Bathroom
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Doug Prinzivalli ... Party Guest
Austin Wintory ... Party guest

Matthew Montgomery ... Piano Player at Party (uncredited)
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Directed by
Rob Williams 
 
Writing credits
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Rob Williams  written by

Produced by
Rodney Johnson .... producer
Matthew Montgomery .... producer
Rob Williams .... producer
 
Original Music by
Austin Wintory 
 
Cinematography by
Ian McGlocklin 
 
Film Editing by
Denise Howard 
 
Casting by
Judy Cook 
 
Set Decoration by
J.T. Tepnapa 
 
Makeup Department
Ricky Flores .... key makeup artist
Jae Lee .... assistant makeup artist
Julie Mueller .... hair stylist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Mike Drobinski .... assistant director
Erald Sejdini .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Scott Simmons .... product placement coordinator
Brian Winkeler .... graphic design
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Rob Berrey .... key grip
Nicholas Davidoff .... steadicam operator
Josh Day .... gaffer
Jeff Fry .... additional gaffer
Paul D. Hart .... assistant camera
David Isern .... steadicam operator
Owen Jones .... best boy electric
Jaxon Woods .... first assistant camera
 
Music Department
Patrick Henthorn .... christmas carol consultant
Jake Monaco .... original songs
Austin Wintory .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Andrew Bluestone .... pre-production intern
Craig Darr .... production assistant
Mike Justice .... production assistant
Ruben Jason Layvas .... craft service
Anthony Palato .... production assistant
Aprill Winney .... script supervisor
 

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USA:89 min
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Derek Long has appeared in three movies written, produced, and directed by Rob Williams, and has appeared with Steve Callahan and 'Kevin F Sherry' in two of those movies, Role/Play (2010) and Make the Yuletide Gay (2009).See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Abby is talking to Nathan in the back yard porch swing, her hands jump from being behind her back, tucked into her lap, and fists placed on hips within split seconds, then back again.See more »
Quotes:
Anya Gunnunderson:So long. And thanks for all the fish!See more »
Movie Connections:
References Snakes on a Plane (2006)See more »
Soundtrack:
Carol of the BellsSee more »

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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Surprise package, 10 May 2013
Author: jjnxn-1 from United States

Gunn has a holiday surprise for his folks and boy is it a big one!! A sweet and goofy film that has a fine message of acceptance but doesn't hit the viewer over the head with it. The male leads are endearing and attractive but this is stolen by Kelly Keaton as the mom who gets a natural high from the joy of Christmas and life in general. She and Derek Long have fun as the long married couple who accept each other as they are, she a motor mouthed dervish and he a semi clueless stoner. Hallee Hirsh is sprightly as the girl next door who is wilder than she appears and hey look its Nellie Olsen as her Mom! Speaking of Alison Arngrim she is having a ball as the randy next door neighbor who engages in veiled verbal jousting with Gunn's mom to the audience's delight.

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