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For years, the only time you could see LGBT people in film was either in broad comedy or melodramatic tragedies. Our repository of queer images trended toward the foppish best friend or the disease-stricken pariah. But with major LGBT films raking in awards in recent years—Brokeback Mountain, Moonlight, Call Me by Your Name—America has finally begun to recognize that the queer experience is just as rich a basis for cinematic experience as any other. Finally, we are in the golden age of queer film representation!

They play a longtime couple grappling with a dementia diagnosis in the first trailer for the film. 

September 23 2020 1:48 PM

The late neurologist, author of Awakenings and other books, struggled with internalized homophobia and more, but advanced the knowledge of the human consciousness.

September 23 2020 12:49 PM

Monáe, Clemons, and the cast and creators spoke with The Advocate about the film and how casting Black queer women in leads was "intentional." 

September 19 2020 2:34 PM

The actor doesn't see anything offensive in Rowling's anti-trans comments and says her critics should just get over it.

September 15 2020 3:19 PM

The upcoming film The Christmas Setup costars Fran Drescher. 

September 15 2020 1:20 PM

Luca Guadagnino stood by his decision to cast Timothée Chalamet and Armie Hammer in the iconic gay parts.

September 14 2020 1:45 PM
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