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Analysis Paralysis

2018
1h 31m
Comedy/Romance
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Cast

Jason T. Gaffney (Tyler O'Conner)Kevin Held (Shane Revere)Chopper Bernet (Peter Revere)Laura Wernette (Wilma Revere)Mildred Marie Langford (Therapist Candice)Aly Trasher (Becky)David J. Goren (Drizzle)David Craven (Yogi)

Director

Jason T. Gaffney

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Synopsis

Analysis Paralysis is an LGBTQ romantic comedy about the intersection of imagination and anxiety, and the courage to reach for love. The story begins when Tyler O'Conner, a young gay author, visits a therapist and discovers that he suffers from an anxiety disorder commonly called "Analysis Paralysis" - an inability to take action without imagining the ways that each possible choice could go wrong. The problem is that, unchecked, the condition will lead Tyler into a state of complete inaction. To confront the disorder, Tyler decides to fight through his anxiety and ask his cute neighbor, Shane, out for coffee. Despite a flurry of imagined disasters, the date goes well, and Shane and Tyler ultimately become involved. Against all odds, the relationship moves forward, but not without every step of the way - sex, moving in together, and meeting Shane's parents - preceded by an avalanche of negative, albeit hilarious, fantasies. Finally, convinced that Shane is leaving as a result of an uncomfortable interaction with Shane's mom and dad, Tyler steels himself for what he sees as the inevitable rejection. But Shane has other plans.

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