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gay cowboy film - no slash required

This piece on the forthcoming Ang Lee film makes me very hopeful. The piece quotes some producer saying that the kissing scene in the first mainstream film about a gay romance had audiences "running screaming down the aisles", which I find ridiculous but sadly believable, but I I hope - and sort of think -that things have changed for the better since then. Although one look at the average issue of the Sun (which ran a little thing about the fact that the video for Christina Aguilera's 'Beautiful' had a shot of two men kissing along with a photo, for which it actually apologised saying "hope we didn't put you off your cornflakes!" The Sun is written and edited by fuckers) makes me feel a little less confident.

God, I hope that film gets made.

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jinxremoving
Jan. 14th, 2004 05:21 pm (UTC)
... glurge?
glitzfrau
Jan. 14th, 2004 05:29 pm (UTC)
Glurge. Nasty, sentimental tripe à la The Shipping News - though in fairness, that did have one of the best gay characters in mainstream literature, ever. Still: it was eyewash.

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