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Philophobia: Or the Fear of Falling in Love (2019)




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Mildly successful podcaster, Damien Booster, is digging his bachelor lifestyle, until a frequent hookup confesses her love for him while delivering an ultimatum: if he shows up for brunch to meet her mother, she'll know he is serious; if not, things are over between them. Now terrified and confused, Damien has to fight the urge to run from the thing that scares him most: falling in love.

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Critic Reviews for Philophobia: Or the Fear of Falling in Love

All Critics (10)

Despite all the missteps, Cole and Burt are onto something here. The film is sprinkled with some surprisingly deep psychological insight and neon-noir-ish colors...

December 12, 2019 | Rating: 6/10 | Full Review…

With a sumptuous color palette, Philophobia will leave viewers viscerally intoxicated despite the purposeful mental scarring.

November 21, 2019 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

This film could be the ultimate film to watch for those with a fear of commitment, you'll either understand where the main character is coming from, or will feel so uncomfortable that you'll be running for the door.

November 20, 2019 | Rating: 8/10 | Full Review…

...Philophobia is a strange mix of comedy and horror that's, unfortunately, only intermittently effective.

November 12, 2019 | Full Review…

The dating scene in Los Angeles can be hellish, but Philophobia: or the Fear of Falling in Love takes kicks it up a notch. A stylish and intriguing debut, the film is a worthy watch as this holiday season takes off.

November 10, 2019 | Rating: 6.5/10 | Full Review…

Tyler Cole's debut feature is unlike any breakup movie before it.

November 10, 2019 | Full Review…

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