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Almost Normal (2005)

A gay man approaching a mid-life crisis is tired of being different because he is gay. He wants to be normal. Suddenly he is yanked back in time to when he was in high school. But this time... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
J. Andrew Keitch J. Andrew Keitch ... Brad Jenkins
Joan Lauckner Joan Lauckner ... Julie Erwin
Tim Hammer ... Roland Davis
Nils Haaland Nils Haaland ... Terry
Kehry Anson Lane Kehry Anson Lane ... Bill Dempson
Joel Egger Joel Egger ... Dwayne Twillis
Virginia Smith Virginia Smith ... Doris Jenkins
Brad Buffum Brad Buffum ... Bob Jenkins
Mary Douglass Mary Douglass ... Louise Baker
Steve Balsarini Steve Balsarini ... Halbert Baker
John Brennan John Brennan ... Mr. Thompson
Adam J. Jefferis ... Steven Davis (as Adam Jefferis)
Katherine Nora Le Roy Katherine Nora Le Roy ... Yolanda
Stan Brown Stan Brown ... Mr. Fock
Eric Smith Eric Smith ... Keith Stevens
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A gay man approaching a mid-life crisis is tired of being different because he is gay. He wants to be normal. Suddenly he is yanked back in time to when he was in high school. But this time, the world is gay and to be straight is considered deviant behavior. Then something else happens. He meets a girl. And suddenly normal becomes ...well almost normal. Written by Marc Moody

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What if everyone in the world was gay? Except for you. See more »

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Release Date:

26 May 2005 (USA) See more »

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Lincoln, Nebraska, USA See more »

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Goofs

A train passing behind Brad and Roland when they are sitting at a train station has a Burlington Northern Santa Fe flag. The BNSF merger didn't occur until 1996, yet the time period is supposed to be 1985. See more »

Quotes

Bill Dempson: Me and you stopped talkin'.
Brad: You stopped talkin' to me.
Bill Dempson: Well, what happened?
Brad: Well, I told you I was a fag.
Bill Dempson: Oh, yeah.
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Referenced in The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) See more »

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29 August 2005 | by tommkatt4uSee all my reviews

As an avid viewer to any and all gay themed movies...this one made me think the most. don't get me wrong it was entertaining, however, I almost wonder if this is some how trying to make society think that being gay IS a choice. On that I don't agree. On the other hand, when you take the dominant sexual preference of society and turn the tables on them and let them see what the outcome is, I wonder if the message will get across. You will have to form your own opinion. I truly enjoyed the casting, and the lead actor is quite versatile in his ability to portray then and now. 8 out of 10 in my book. Definitely worth seeing.


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