PLOT TWIST! NEW FILM ‘LIFE EVENT’ IS WORTH THE WATCH

GODDAMN! What one person orders $40 worth of take out? It looks like the epiphany Murph is about to have about turning 30 years old will be the best thing to ever happen since making time to go to the d*mn grocery store. This week as a part of Issa Rae’s #ShortFilmSundays we’ve been blessed with a…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIE: BLACK BIRD THE FILM

SYNPOSIS: Seventeen-year-old Randy tries very hard to be a good person. Since his father left, Randy takes care of his emotionally disturbed mother, and he’s the kind of friend all of his classmates can depend on. As strong as he seems on the outside, Randy is hiding a secret inner struggle and denial of his…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIE: YOU CAN’T CURRY LOVE

SYNOPSIS: Ashwin Gore stars as Vikas, a handsome East Indian guy from London who gets sent for a short stint to India by his boss, Thom (Russell Reynolds). While in India, he unexpectedly falls for the front desk clerk in his hotel, Sunil (Rakshak Sahni) and the two fall in love. He then discovers more about a country he only thought…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIE: LEAVE IT ON THE FLOOR

SYNOPSIS: Leave It on the Floor is a spanking, hot, independent feature film musical with eleven original songs set in the contemporary ball culture of Los Angeles. The film is the twenty year passion project of award-winning director  Sheldon Larry, with an exceptional screenplay and lyrics by  Glenn Gaylord, an original score by Beyonce’s creative director  Kim Burse,…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIE: PUNKS

SYNOPSIS: Punks isa 2001 film produced by Babyface, directed by Patrik-Ian Polk andstarring Rockmond Dunbar, Seth Gilliam, Renoly Santiago, Jazzmun,and Dwight Ewell. The film follows the trials andtribulations of a group of gay African American friends.While black gay life is explored in the film,universal aspects of friendship plays at the plot’s forefront. The film’sthemes were later used for the 2005 LOGO cabletelevision series Noah’s Arc.REVIEW: This film Patrik-Ian Polk’s first film, is…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIES: THE ADONIS FACTOR

The Adonis Factor attempts tocover the topic of the obsession of body images, how gay men view themselvesand how gay men type casts each other in the gay community.  Muscle Heads,bears, chubs, twinks, etc. I first saw the documentary film about a year ago.  I had my opinions andhave been meaning to write a review…

G.L.B.T. THEMED MOVIES: GAY SEX IN THE 70s

SYNOPSIS: Gay Sex inthe 70s is a 2005 American documentary film about gay sexual culturein New York City in the 1970s. It illustrates the twelveyears of sexual freedom bookended by the Stonewall riots of1969 (which largely removed the threat of police repression) and therecognition of AIDS in1981 (the dawning of the consequences of unprotected sex with multiplepartners). The film uses archival footage and interviews to describe…