Rewatching Clifton Webb in his Belvedere film trilogy, I was struck by how he was being presented. Not as (just) an effete, middle-aged, brusque-tempered, old-maidish male aunt. 2,566 more words
Tags » Gay/Lesbian
By Richard Winters
My Rating: 6 out of 10
4-Word Review: Gay couple manage laundromat.
Genghis (Richard Graham) is a young Pakistani immigrant living in London and feeling frustrated by being trapped in his humble surroundings while living with his father (Roshan Seth) who due to his left leaning politics and alcoholism is unable to bring in any meaningful income. 552 more words
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There’s a comparatively high level of visibility for drag performers on the entertainment scene today. Not long ago, they were known only to the LGBT community and a few savvy “straights;” now, thanks to widening acceptance, you would be hard-pressed to find anyone not at least marginally aware of “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” or of movies like “Kinky Boots.” While still not exactly mainstream, drag has emerged from the gay bar and planted its cha-cha heels firmly on the stage of popular culture. 729 more words