Bart Got a Room Synopsis
A nerdy high-school senior wants to score with a cute gal on prom night.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Gut-bustingly funny.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Stephen Cole
Here's something you don't see every day: a high-school comedy for old poops.
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New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Accept the challenge. What's good enough for Bart is good enough for you.
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The Hollywood Reporter

Hecker makes good use of the south Florida locations, and the song selection -- including many Big Band favorites -- is winning.
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A light, funny coming-of-ager set in the endearingly un-hip retirement community of Hollywood, Fla.
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Los Angeles Times

The mysterious Bart and the mythology of the senior prom as the defining moment in the life of a teenager are the unseen specters hovering...
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
The movie imprisons its talented cast (including Alia Shawkat as Danny’s overlooked soul mate and Brandon Hardesty as his worldly best...
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Village Voice

With 19 producers, one wonders how many rich Floridians invested in what might be the year's most unambitious comedy.
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Bart Got a Room

By thearmchaircritic
Sweet film but SOOOO stereotypical Miami Beach that I found it annoying. Acting was good, however, but not every Jewish person in Miami has a big nose and kinky hair! If you can get past that, it...

Would My Jewish Granother Adore This Story

By NathanielQueen
I think not!!!...

A terrific time at the movies

By C_P_S
"Bart Got a Room" pulls off an amazing feat. It's one of the funniest movies I've seen in years AND it's got tons of heart. Highly recommended. Check it out. You'll love it....

Great fun movie

By like a good movie
Saw it at Tribeca last April. Great fun film. Recommend. You will enjoy it and walk away smiling...

Terrific Flick

By schnoodc
Hilarious. Acting/Directing is really good. Entertaining script. Go and have fun!...

Bart Got A Room

By sammyavel
It was a very funny movie! I liked it very much......

bart got a room

By bartgotaroomfan
william macy and this new kid steve kaplan are hysterical together. the stuff they pull out is so embarrassingly funny that the laughter was just yanked from my body. this movie is not the kind of...

Steven Kaplan is worth seeing

By stsmovies
Although this movie is only so-so, Steven Kaplan is worth seeing. He is clearly a young actor worth meeting in his first full length movie. He IS the part he portrays. His completely believable and...

loved it

By orbivirus
Went to high school with this guy. Very funny. My wife cried....

Bart Got A Room

By jrf335
Great art pic. funny. quirky. hilarious dialogue that perfectly encapsulates the awkwardness that is senior prom. also, great performances from William H. Macy and newcomer Steven Kaplan. I sincerely...

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Rated PG | For Thematic Elements, Sexual Content and Brief Strong Language