Steven Russell is happily married to Debbie, and a member of the local police force when a car accident provokes a dramatic reassessment of his life. Steven realizes he’s gay and decides to live life to the fullest – even if it means breaking the law.
I Love You Phillip Morris
A family man is sent to prison and falls in love with his cellmate, Phillip Morris. When Morris is released from prison, his new love embarks on a series of escape attempts to reunite with Morris.
Why you care
If you are a gay man, or woman, and are looking for a gay movie, this one is a winner. But seriously, event though this comes across as a gay themed movie, I Love You Phillip Morris is a pretty brilliant comedy.
I Love You Phillip Morris Trailer
I Love You Phillip Morris hits theaters February 5th, 2010 (limited)
Who’s In I Love You Phillip Morris?
Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro, Marylouise Burke
Reminds me of
The Birdcage, Brokeback Mountain
Our Clever Prediction
This looks like a film that can go either way. If the crowds want to see these two lead characters in a gay comedic role, this could be the surprise hit of February 2010. If not, it could be best left for a rental.