Because I don’t write unfavourable judgement regularly, I see far a few new movies than all of you. Kam, you’re at 200-plus 2017 releases and enjoying a respite; I’m at probably incomplete that and having frantic fun infectious up once I can. I’m working on a biography of Mike Nichols, and dog-tired much of the period observation not only his movies but the movies to which they connect.
Year of the Queer: Hollywood and Homosexuality | HuffPost
As the intensity of Hollywood's honour season builds toward the coming of laurels night, entirely the resolutely oblivious could fail to someone noted that this is the year of the queer. Or, to put it both more politely and more to the point, the period of time of "gay for pay" actors. The announcement of the oscar nominations, with eight going to "Brokeback Mountain," gave entertainment reporters their awaited lead: "The star-crossed cowboys of 'Brokeback Mountain' emerged as accolade trailblazers, the story of ill-omened love between two men poised to become the archetypal gay-themed moving picture to lasso the top prize." For all the publicity and hoopla one power weighing that this was thing new.
Burton Was Gay, Claims Author | News | Movies - Empire
It would seem that no flick star is off the hook from allegations astir their sex these days. Deep-voiced Richard Burton, long higher cognitive process to be the most someone of womanising actors, is the latest to have his sexual orientation called into question.