Under normal circumstances, June busts out all over with Pride Month parties and parades. The gay neighborhood thumps with house music. The conditions are optimal for you to catch up on your queer cinema. The range runs from the shoestring brilliance of The Watermelon Woman to the big-budget glitter-bomb that is Rocketman. While gay characters tended until much too recently to be one-dimensional, white, and doomed, in Barry Jenkins won a Best Picture Oscar telling the layered and hopeful story of a gay Black man in Moonlight.
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Take a look ahead at some of our most anticipated superhero series arriving in and beyond. See our picks. Check out our gallery of the Oscar nominees in the leading and supporting acting categories, as the characters they so brilliantly played and in real life. See the full gallery. BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. The friendship that develops seems nothing out of the ordinary, but Sieger secretly harbours stronger feelings for Marc.
Watch live: Derek Chauvin trial, Day 6. On top of the already heavy-handed queer innuendo laced throughout this spectacle is a roster of special guests chockablock with gay icons: Charo, Joan Rivers, K. The aptly named performer, Holiday Heart, takes in a crack-addicted woman and her daughter in an attempt to help get them back on their feet. Disclaimer: We cannot vouch for the caliber of acting in this made-for-TV movie.
Eric Chris Stafford is a high school outcast in Sandusky, Ohio, circa He dreams of heading to NYU, but lands a summer job at an amusement park where he falls for hunky older co-worker, Rod Andersen Gabrych. A British film about a closeted high schooler who starts a secret romance with his all-star athlete classmate.