We came across the trailer for something called "Helicopter Mom" today and of course our first concern was that Nia Vardalos is still making movies. But it got worse! In her latest she’s playing an "eccentric" mother of a teenage boy who after realizing he can get grants for tuition by being gay, decides to make her son fake it. Now, this is not necessarily a problematic plotline (MTV’s "Faking It" handled it quite well), but it definitely looks like either a low-rent camp classic or a total piece of garbage… or, mostly likely — somewhere in the middle.
Judge for yourself: