The Hollywood Reporter
April 26, 2013

It’s guaranteed that there won’t be a dry eye in any theater showing Linda Bloodworth Thomason’s deeply moving documentary about the plight of Shane Bitney Crone, who lost his lover in a tragic accident and was prevented by the deceased’s family from even attending the funeral. The film - -inspired by a 2012 YouTube video posted by Crone that went viral -- showcases the personal side of the story while also putting a spotlight on [marriage equality]. Screened at the Tribeca Film Festival, where it was introduced by no less a personage than President Clinton, Bridegroom is destined for a long life on the festival circuit and beyond.