Speech & Debate Trailer & Clips


Speech & Debate full movie is released on Apr 07, 2017. Watch Speech & Debate online - the English Comedy movie from United States. Speech & Debate is directed by Dan Harris and created by Stephen Karam with Jeremy Rowley and Jerry Leggio. Speech & Debate is available online on Vudu and Apple iTunes.

3 high school students, all having problems with North Salem (Oregon) School Board due to ignorance and prejudice driving it, meet and start Speech and Debate club (minimum 3 members) as an outlet to their frustrations. Diwata sees the plays in school drama be censored by the board. Solomon sees his articles for the school paper be rejected due to censorship. Howie, a new student at the school, wants to start a gay club like in many other high schools but 3 of 5 board members reject it. They'll find out at a competition in Portland, if the club brings more than the 3 together as friends.

As know as:

Речь и дебаты, Discurso y debate, Speech & Debate

Release Date:

Apr 07, 2017

Release Date (Streaming):

May 13, 2017


United States



Stream Service:

Vertical Entertainment

Production Companies:

Sycamore Pictures


Nell Minow
Movie Mom
A heartfelt love letter from theater kids to theater kids.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 14, 2017
Frank Scheck
Hollywood Reporter
The film's stage origins, and a cameo appearance by Lin-Manuel Miranda, may be of interest to theater buffs, but everyone else will be left wondering what all the fuss was about.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 11, 2017
Andrew Barker
Once a darkly comic romp centered around outing a pedophile teacher, this adaptation has been shorn of its sharpest edges, leaving a largely unfocused, conventional teen dramedy in its place.
by rottentomatoes, Apr 07, 2017

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