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Freshman Orientation (2004)

Home of Phobia (original title)
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A horny college freshman feigns being gay to be near the beautiful co-ed of his desires.

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Ryan Shiraki

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sam Huntington ... Clay
Marla Sokoloff ... Marjorie
Mike Erwin ... Matt
Heather Matarazzo ... Jessica
Kaitlin Doubleday ... Amanda
Bryce Johnson ... Tazwell
Jud Tylor ... Serena
Rachel Dratch ... Very Drunk Chick
John Goodman ... Rodney
Mark Abney Mark Abney ... Malcom
Dicky Barrett Dicky Barrett ... Campus Policeman
Palma Botterell Palma Botterell ... Alana
Don Brady Don Brady ... Drunk Old Gay
Meagen Fay ... Mrs. Paul (as Meagen Fey)
Shannon Floyd ... Hippie Chick
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Storyline

A typical Midwestern 18 year-old freshman at a large state university, eager to delve into the college party life, discovers instead that school is not the beer-driven, sexual fantasy of his imagination. Determined to do anything to obtain the girl of his dreams (a gorgeous but reluctant sorority girl), he decides to adopt a gay identity in order to insinuate himself in her life. This casual charade, however, quickly lands him in a morass of campus activism, gender warfare, fraternity hazes, sorority torture, "coming out" narratives, political martyrdom, and ultimately a university-wide meltdown. Written by JL

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How Far Would You Swing... To Get The Girl You Love?

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 January 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Home of Phobia See more »

Filming Locations:

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,317, 2 September 2007, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$10,462, 9 December 2007
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Sherman: What you need now are other gay friends, to be a part of our amazing community... and then maybe one of my back rubs.
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References American Beauty (1999) See more »

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Safe & Sound (For Simon)
Written by Anna Waronker
Performed by Anna Waronker
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Kind of comedies that I like
15 January 2009 | by craftercoolSee all my reviews

You know, this movie have that light comedy that I like to watch sometimes, its not that kind of movie that tries to make you laugh every time, but its still funny. The title in Spanish was translated and it means "How to seduce a girl?" I think it makes the point, but you'd better watch it. Sam Huntington its a very good actor, another movie of him that I consider a 10 its "Detroit Rock City" even if you are not a rocker you enjoy it a lot, the story is simply funny and original, as this one but you know in this case I gave to Home Of Phobia a vote of 9 that is still good. Note: If you are homophobic you better don't watch this movie


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