32 posts categorized "NETFLIX"

Sep 25 2020
Who Does She Hope To Be?: Netflix's THE BOYS IN THE BAND Has Counter-Charm Comments (0)

Jim-parsons-matt-bomer-shirtless-boys-band-gay-netflix-boycultureThrough a glass, darkly (Image via Netflix)

I wonder if any play has ever been adapted to film with better intentions than Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band (1968) was for Netflix by director Joe Mantello and über producer Ryan Murphy.

The chief creatives and the entire cast are gay and, as demonstrated in interviews since their take on the controversial classic became a Broadway smash in 2018 — as well as during a press-only Zoom Q&A two nights ago — possess clear-eyed appreciation for both the source material and its recently deceased author, with whom the men became close in the last years of his life.

And yet, while this newest Boys isn't exactly a stain on the play's legacy, it is a surprising and clear swing and miss.

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Sep 12 2020
Get Jason Dottley: Cheap! + Trump Dishonors Missing War Vets + Trump Officials Meddled With CDC + Newsom's Climate Call + Fake CUTIES Outrage + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: I love this song.

BELOW: Keep reading for Jason Dottley's good dick, Trump's dishonoring of missing war vets, the politicization of the CDC, Newsom sounds the climate-change alarm, Tulsi pretends she saw Cuties and more ...

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Sep 11 2020
Thiel Cozy With White Supremacists + Golding On ATTITUDE + Biden Suspends Campaigning On 9/11 + Fauci: A Year-Plus Before Broadway Resumes + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: All the news that fits.

BELOW: Keep reading for something you did Nazi coming about Peter Thiel, President Biden on the sacred nature of 9/11, Henry Golding and The Boys in the Band on Attitude and more ...

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Sep 02 2020
Trailer For Netflix's THE BOYS IN THE BAND Sashays Into Town Comments (0)

Boys-band-boycultureI'm a huge fan. That's “fan” with an “N.” (Image via Netflix)

I'm dying to see The Boys in the Band on Netflix September 30. The Broadway show was sensational, and I had a blast at the after-party ... here's the new trailer:

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Aug 29 2020
DNA Lottery Winner + Missing Chadwick Boseman + New Trump Book's All The RAGE + Trump's Sis Agrees Ivanka's A C-Word + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: Heartbreaking.

BELOW: DNA winner, murderer of a gay man freed, remembering Dorian Corey & Lori Nelson, Mary Trump dish and more ...

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Aug 21 2020
THE BOYS IN THE BAND Is Here + Loughlin Sentenced + Biden Rally In Florida + Leftist Primary Winner Told Girl To Kill Herself + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: Nothing wrong with that.

BELOW: Keep reading for the grossest Democrat in the '20 cycle, Trump's white-supremacist stronghold crumbling, Tyra Sanchez arrested and more ...

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Aug 13 2020
Red-Hot Deaken Bluman Thanks Gay Fans + Trump Openly Tries To Disenfranchise Voters + Pirro's Biden Death Watch + MORE! — 12-PACK Comments (0)

ABOVE: Think pink.

BELOW: Keep reading for Trump openly admitting he is committing election fraud, the hot pits of Deaken Bluman, Jeanine Pirro predicting Biden will die (or something) and more ...

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Jun 29 2020
MUCHO MUCHO AMOR: THE LEGEND OF WALTER MERCADO Debuts On Netflix Comments (0)

Walter-mercado-boycultureThe caped crusader (Image via Netflix)

Coming to Netflix July 8 is Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado. When I was with my longtime partner, who is Puerto Rican, I learned about Mercado, who was able to become wildly popular among average people in spite of his gender-nonconforming visage. He was like a psychic Liberace!

Sadly, Mercado died in 2019, but it would appear he cooperated with this doc right up until the end ...

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