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Hard Pill (2005)

A despondent gay man throws his life and relationships into turmoil when he volunteers for a controversial pharmaceutical study for a drug designed to make gay men straight.

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John Baumgartner
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jonathan Slavin ... Tim Barrens
Scotch Ellis Loring ... Joey
Susan Slome ... Sally
Mike Begovich ... Don
Jennifer Elise Cox ... Tanya
Jason Bushman ... Matt
Timothy Omundson ... Brad
John Hartmann ... Ed
Beth Grant ... Mom
Michael Chieffo ... Dad
Jessalyn Rizzi Jessalyn Rizzi ... Amber
Douglas Weston ... Doctor
Brian Shyne Brian Shyne ... Laughing Man
Byron Quiros ... Guy
Cory Schneider ... One Night Stand
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A despondent gay man throws his life and relationships into turmoil when he volunteers for a controversial pharmaceutical study for a drug designed to make gay men straight.

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Queer today. Gone tomorrow.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 January 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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Written & Performed by Matthew Shaker
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Oh Wow!
27 March 2006 | by jimntatSee all my reviews

I started watching this movie while sitting one evening channel surfing. It caught my interest...and, at the end I said, WOW! I very seldom say WOW to a movie! There was laughter and there were tears. That is pretty rare in a movie these days. The initial premise is a pill which makes a gay guy go straight. You assume it is going to be a comedy. But, once it gets going, it is heavy. The movie brings to light how such a pill would ruin wonderful friendships and relationships. Feelings are hurt, bridges burned, and then mended again. Especially if you are an older gay person, it brings back memories from your own life. I remember thinking how I wish there was "straight" pill. As the movie shows, it is not such a good idea after all. Be sure to see it and enjoy.


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