15 Films That Ticked Off Gay Audiences
BY Advocate.com Editors
April 23 2010 3:35 PM ET
Dressed to Kill (1980)
Brian De Palma is known for pushing buttons in his movies, but this story of a therapist who assumes the role of a murdering transsexual whenever he becomes sexually frustrated was deemed offensive by gay and trans activists. Interestingly, that proposed boycott of the film never caught on — it was overshadowed by complaints that Angie Dickinson had used a Penthouse model as a body double for her nude scene.