Taking his geeky prep school roommate, Jonathan Ogner, under his worldly wing, Skip Burroughs packs him off to lose his virginity in Chicago — where Jonathan unwittingly embarks on a torrid affair with Skip’s mother.
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I was blown away by the writing, the acting, the depth and the sheer beauty of this film. A tale about youth, friendship and love, very sweet and tender, bitter and tragic at the same time. Also funny as hell, sometimes painfully so. Watching this film is like reading a very good novel. An unrecognized masterpiece. The ending is a little cheap though which costs it one star.