The Miseducation of Cameron Post
With an earthy, realistic tone, this timely drama about gay-conversion therapy is fairly straightforward; it's geared toward a YA audience, but it's patient and warmly sympathetic enough for others. In The Miseducation of Cameron Post, it's 1993, and Cameron Post (Chloe Grace Moretz) is caught making out with Coley Taylor (Quinn Shephard) in the back of a parked car during prom. Her aunt Ruth (Kerry Butler), who raised Cameron after the death of her parents, is shocked by Cameron's same-sex attraction, and mmediately ships Cameron to a camp called God's Promise to "convert" her back to the straight and narrow. The camp is led by Reverend Rick (John Gallagher Jr.), who claims to be formerly gay, and his sister, Dr. Lydia March (Jennifer Ehle), who runs therapy sessions with the camp's attendees...