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Why We Need to Keep the Activism of New Queer Cinema Alive

Matthew Wade | Posted 04.23.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew Wade

Yes, these contemporary films may be brilliant and present a diverse range of multi-layered gay characters, but they often focus on the monogamous, family-oriented love stories we typically see in mainstream heterosexual narratives. The queercore, rebellious spirit of New Queer Cinema films has slowly become overshadowed by the "ideal" of domesticity and conformity.

Shailene Woodley On The Importance Of 'Truthful' Sexuality In Coming-Of-Age Movies

The Huffington Post | Amanda Duberman | Posted 10.20.2014 | Women

Shailene Woodley has played a dystopian heroine and an American teenager with a secret life, but the actress says her latest role offered a new sort o...

The Sundance Interviews: Video with Paul Reiser, Cheryl Hines, Molly Shannon, Aubrey Plaza, Shaileen Woodley and Mark Duplass

Rob Feld | Posted 03.29.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

From their dynamic alone, you can tell they had fun making it.

12 Wild Directors To Watch

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.09.2013 | Entertainment

For a wild movie-watching experience, look no further than these 12 directors. Each is part of iTunes' list of "rebel and renegade" filmmakers. The ro...

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Winner Sharon Needles Coming To D.C.

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.06.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- America's Next Drag Superstar does not look like the other drag superstars. When season 4 of "RuPaul's Drag Race" began, Sharon Needles ...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Gregg Araki on Kaboom

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Director Gregg Araki speaks about his newest film, Kaboom -- the story of an "ambisexual" college freshman who's getting premonitions of an impending apocalypse.

HuffPost Review: Kaboom

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Kaboom is an enjoyably snide look at that generation that is coming to be known as Millennials, for which hooking up is as casual as eating lunch. They may have social consciences, but they don't let it get in the way of a good party.

The Plot Behind the Fall of Eliot Spitzer

Erica Abeel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

Alex Gibney's new film reveals that the Wall Street titans Spitzer spent his career targeting were allied to choreograph his downfall.

Cannes 2010 Day Four and Five: Mike Leigh's New Gem and Inside Job Rocks The Fest

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

For director Mike Leigh, a truly inspired film is often followed by a smaller, less ambitious one, a sort of throat-clearing before the next big effort.