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Make the Yuletide Gay
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Rob Williams (written by)
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Plot:
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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3 wins See more »
User Reviews:
A very enjoyable film See more (17 total) »

Cast

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Keith Jordan ... Olaf 'Gunn' Gunnunderson

Wyatt Fenner ... Thomas

Steve Callahan ... Professor Daniel Van Devere

Adamo Ruggiero ... Nathan Stanford

Kelly Keaton ... Anya Gunnunderson
Jim Wharton ... Man in Bathroom

Ian Buchanan ... Peter Stanford

Gates McFadden ... Martha Stanford
Derek Long ... Sven Gunnunderson

Hallee Hirsh ... Abby Mancuso

Alison Arngrim ... Heather Mancuso

Massimo Quagliano ... Diego
Kevin F. Sherry ... Bad Sweater Guy
Jessica Degase ... College Students
Meagen Johnson ... College Students
Valerie Loy ... College Students
Amanda Magdaleno-Arbizu ... College Students
Melissa Orozcu ... College Students
Andrew Bluestone ... Party Guests
Suzanne Clay ... Party Guests
Laine Dubroc ... Party Guests
Nancy Finberg ... Party Guests
Doug Prinzivalli ... Party Guests
Jessica Tilk ... Party Guests
Austin Wintory ... Party Guests
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Matthew Montgomery ... Piano Player at Party (uncredited)

Directed by
Rob Williams 
 
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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
 
Thanks
Windham Beacham .... Special Thanks
Diane Boies .... Special Thanks
Sue Ann Jaffarian .... Special Thanks
Patricia Johnson .... Special Thanks
Lorrie Pazdera .... Special Thanks
 

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USA:89 min
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Trivia:
Steve Callahan has appeared in two movies written, produced, and directed by Rob Williams, and has appeared with 'Derek Long (I)' in the same two 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:
Abby Mancuso:Oh my god, you two... are totally gay
Olaf 'Gunn' Gunnunderson:Erm...
Abby Mancuso:Bitch! Why didn't you tell me?
Olaf 'Gunn' Gunnunderson:That's because I haven't told anybody here.
Abby Mancuso:Yeah... I got that.
Olaf 'Gunn' Gunnunderson:Did you just called me "bitch"?
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Make the Yuletide Gay: Outtakes (2009) (V)See more »
Soundtrack:
O Holy NightSee more »

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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
A very enjoyable film, 14 February 2010
Author: Gordon-11 from Earth

This film is about a closeted gay college student who visits his parents for Christmas. Things go messy when his boyfriend pays them a surprise visit.

It's unusual to have a squeaky clean gay comedy with a festive theme. "Make the Yuletide Gay" is just that. It's so much fun to watch. Even if the budget was low, it didn't show. Every scene is decorated nicely in detail, creating a homely atmosphere that people feel immediately comfortable in. The script is funny, full of double meanings that makes me laugh hard. It also engagingly explores painful realities, making sure that it is not just a piece of forgettable popcorn flick. I enjoyed watching "Make the Yuletide Gay" a lot, and I would recommend it to others.

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