Synopsis: Bianca is a content high school senior whose world is shattered when she learns the student body knows her as 'The DUFF' (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) to her prettier, more popular friends. Now, despite the words of caution from her favorite teacher, she puts aside the potential distraction of her crush, Toby, and enlists Wesley, a slick but charming jock, to help reinvent herself. To save her senior year from turning into a total disaster, Bianca must find the confidence to overthrow the school's ruthless label maker Madison and remind everyone that no matter what people look or act like, we are all someone's DUFF.
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Director(s): Ari Sandel
Production: Lionsgate Films
  1 win & 8 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
101 min

After that comes fear.

- What's after fear? What's after fear?

- Bargaining.

You gotta get me out of this.

I'll make it worth your while.

- Finally, acceptance.

- Well, we all gotta go sometime.

And just like that,

she became Dottie Piper,

local celebrity to

the 40-and-over self-help crowd,

all-around rock star and occasional mom.

All right, let me tell you something.

I was in the depression stage

about my ex,

but I combined my ex with "depression,"

and I got "expression."

if you girls wanna really

knock the boys out,

you should project boldness

with a power pantsuit combo.

I'm gonna look like

Hillary Clinton, Mom.

I know, right?

Okay, kids, enjoy your party. I love you.

I have another seminar to prep for.

- Okay, bye.

- Bye.

- I love your outfit.

- Caitlyn, can you make sure

you get a shot of the desserts?

Jess, hair's looking good.

She needs a blow-out.

Here, Kelly, take the blue ones.

They're sugar-free, and I know you're

trying to watch that kind of thing.


You've got to be kidding me.



Hey, Mads.

Really? With this?

Does she have to film everything?

Wesley, I'm what's known as pre-famous.

My life is an audition for reality TV.

So, yeah, I need

to chronicle everything.

That was a good take for me.

Get a wide shot too.

Hey, Caitlyn, take five.


This is why we are not dating, okay?

Because you, my friend,

are a juvenile dipshit.

- I could be dating college guys,

- Yeah.

Or famous people, or 30-year-olds.

That sounds like an awesome

episode of Dateline.

Enjoy those saggy balls.

Fine, I will.

Come on, man.

Guys, I don't see Toby.

- I don't know where Toby is.

- Come dance with us.

Do you think he didn't come?

- Party pooper.

- No, no, guys, I don't dance.

Come on, B. Come on, B.

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Josh A. Cagan

Josh A. Cagan is an actor and writer, best known as being a writer for the short lived animated series Undergrads. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018

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