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Recasting History: Reflections on HBO's The Normal Heart

Lawrence D. Mass, M.D. | Posted 08.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Lawrence D. Mass, M.D.

My reactions to the HBO film of The Normal Heart are not much different from my reactions to the play. At what point do we begin to question the great and powerful Larry Kramer on his saying of TNH: "this is our history"?

Besson's Lucy & The Abrogation of The Pandora, Eve Myths + Guardians of The Galaxy = $1B + An Early Guess On the Best Original Song Oscar-Winner (VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 08.07.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Perhaps Lucy's most intriguing theme is that of Feminine stewardship of Knowledge in the face of crisis for a world too-far-gone. Plus, Groot is the n...

Mark Ruffalo Gets A Big Surprise After Stranger Finds His Wallet

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment

Just when you think the world is only full of bad news and depressing stories, the smallest acts of common decency can really brighten your day. T...

Dave Jamieson

Mark Ruffalo Joins Hundreds Of Protesters To Rally Against Detroit Water Shutoffs

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 07.18.2014 | Politics

DETROIT -- Throngs of progressive activists, union members and Detroit residents streamed through downtown on Friday to protest the controversial wate...

'Begin Again' Is a Movie to Be Seen Again and Again

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.06.2014 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

When you see as many movies each year as I do you begin to become a bit jaded. This can cause you to lose your perspective and your enthusiasm for an...

Channing Tatum Like You've Never Seen Him Before

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.02.2014 | Entertainment

"Foxcatcher" could wind up being the year's big Oscar contender. It certainly comes with the year's most intense trailer. A crowning achievement at th...

Christopher Rosen

'How Novel! They Don't F--k!' Mark Ruffalo On 'Begin Again'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 06.30.2014 | Entertainment

"I feel like I haven't stopped doing press," Mark Ruffalo said to HuffPost Entertainment when asked about his busy year thus far. "It's been crazy. I ...

Week in Film: Begin Again, Whitey and More

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.24.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Begin Again comes from writer-director John Carney, who burst forth with Once a few years ago. This film, which stars Keira Knightly and Mark Ruffalo (among others), captures the same blend of wistful emotions and life-affirming musical energy as that 2006 hit.

Boyhood Opens BAMCinemaFest and Other Summer Movies: Third Person and Begin Again

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.21.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Wisdom has it, summer is for action thrillers, rom-coms, and other popcorn movies, but this season is particularly rich. Last week's opening night for...

Watch Adam Levine Be A Fake Rock Star In 'Begin Again' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.30.2014 | Entertainment

Mark Ruffalo pulls a "Jerry Maguire" in the trailer for "Begin Again," a sweet-looking film about lost people who find each other through music. Ruffa...

Michelangelo Signorile

Taylor Kitsch And Mark Ruffalo Cried And Argued On The Set Of 'The Normal Heart'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 06.01.2014 | Gay Voices

Taylor Kitsch, winning accolades for his performance in the “The Normal Heart” as Bruce Niles, the closeted first president of Gay Men's Health Cr...

The Normal Heart: Storytelling as Activism

Faisal Al-Juburi | Posted 07.28.2014 | Gay Voices
Faisal Al-Juburi

The movie is garnering much attention because of the extraordinary star power -- not unlike how the celebrity of Hanks helped to propel Philadelphia. But, as with Philadelphia, it is the humanity imbued in a story being told at a necessary time that promises to enrapture audiences.

5 Lessons From the Normal Heart of Matt Bomer

Zain | Posted 07.25.2014 | Gay Voices
Zain

I was prepared for a big cry-fest when I watched the HBO film, The Normal Heart, but I didn't shed tears. Instead, I felt a deep profound feeling in my gut that challenged my own attitudes towards what I allow to hold me back. I asked Matt Bomer what lessons he learned from helping tell this story.

Maureen Ryan

Fine Performances Elevate 'The Normal Heart'

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 05.26.2014 | TV

There are several things Ryan Murphy can do with panache. Murphy, the creator or co-creator of "Glee," "American Horror Story" and "Nip/Tuck," knows h...

Director Bennett Miller Speaks at Cannes: 'We Are All So Vulnerable, and Not Always Aware of It"

Karin Badt | Posted 07.21.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

It is one of the best films in the competition at Cannes this year: Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher, based on the true story of a Du Pont family member who lured an Olympic wrestler (and his brother) to his estate to form a wrestling team, an invitation that led to tragedy.

"Foxcatcher" Drowns Out Competition at Cannes

David Bourgeois | Posted 07.20.2014 | Entertainment
David Bourgeois

Although the festival runs until Saturday, it's looking highly likely that Foxcatcher will take home a prize here. And frankly, I can't imagine the film not being nominated for at least a Best Picture Oscar.

The Avengers Rally Around Father With Cancer

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 05.16.2014 | Good News

Cast members from the Marvel Cinematic Universe are proving they don’t need real super powers to do something heroic. Many actors from “The Av...

Erin Whitney

HIV/AIDS 'Is Not Solved. It's Still A Fatal Disease'

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.15.2014 | TV

HBO's "The Normal Heart" is a film about the HIV/AIDS crisis that will definitely make you weep, and may even instill a sense of activism in you. T...

WATCH LIVE: Julia Roberts And The Cast Of 'The Normal Heart' Join HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.13.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

"The Normal Heart" tells the story of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early '80s. Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Matt Bomer, Taylor Kitsch, ...

WATCH: The Unbelievable Moment That 'Gobsmacked' The 'Normal Heart' Cast

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 05.12.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The cast of HBO's "The Normal Heart" joins HuffPost Live's Ricky Camilleri at 10:50 a.m. EST on Tuesday, May 13 for a frank conversation about the AID...

Robert Downey Jr. And Mark Ruffalo Science Bro Out

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.23.2014 | Entertainment

Mark Ruffalo posted this photo and caption on Instagram, causing a thousand Marvel fans to kvell: "@robertdowneyJr Bros." That's right: Science Bros i...

We Are All Connected by Water: Our Elected Officials Must Be Held Accountable For Protecting This Natural Resource

Mark Ruffalo | Posted 06.22.2014 | Green
Mark Ruffalo

The BP spill should have been a wake-up call for elected officials and organizations tasked with responding to this type of disaster, but it seems like those in charge of protecting our waters have learned nothing.

Mark Ruffalo: My 'Compassion For The Struggle Of People' Lead Me To 'The Normal Heart'

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Just days after a poignant new trailer hit the blogosphere, actor Mark Ruffalo sounded off on his role in the much-anticipated HBO adaptation of Larry...

WATCH: Matt Bomer And Mark Ruffalo Will Break Your Heart In 'The Normal Heart' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.20.2014 | Gay Voices

If HBO's adaptation of Larry Kramer's masterpiece "The Normal Heart" is as chilling as this new trailer, prepare to stock up on some tissues before Ma...

These Photos Of Celebrities With Their Stunt Doubles Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 04.10.2014 | Entertainment

This week, it was revealed that Chandler Riggs, the 14-year-old boy who stars on "The Walking Dead" as Carl, has an unexpected stunt double: Emily Bro...