Common Ground (2000)

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TV-movie trilogy set in fictional Hommer, Connecticut, where homophobia takes fifty years to die. The first story, A FRIEND OF DOROTHY is of a girl who joins the Navy in the 1950s and discovers lesbianism, with sad results; in MR ROBERTS a gay teacher struggles with his conscience whilst remaining closeted and finally ANDY & AMOS finds a groom getting cold feet on the morning of his commitment ceremony.

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