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Review: 'Date and Switch' puts spin on familiar coming-of-age story
Review: 'Date and Switch' puts spin on familiar coming-of-age story

The raunchy yet sweet bromantic comedy "Date and Switch" could be retitled "American Pie 2.0." That's because the desperate teen buds here form a pact to lose their virginity, but the switch is that one of the guys is gay. How screenwriter Alan Yang and director Chris Nelson mine this twist for truth, laughs and a bit of parody makes for a largely enjoyable and credible coming-of-age romp, despite some forced broadness and uneven pacing. Childhood pals Michael (Nicholas Braun) and Matty (Hunter Cope) are the pair of romantically challenged, musically inclined, earnestly doofy high school seniors aching to "do the deed" by prom night. But after...

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