A Gay Look at the Miami Film Fest
As the Miami International Film Festival gets underway this Friday, there are several fantastic LGBT films for queer audiences to check out before the fest ends March 16. High on the list of must-see films is "The Dog" , a dazzling documentary about John Wojtowicz, a man who robbed a bank to pay for his lover's sex change.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Interior: Leather Bar
In 1980, United Artists released William Friedkin's "Cruising." The controversial movie starred Al Pacino as a New York City cop that must go undercover in Manhattan's gay S&M scene in order to catch a killer known to frequent the city's seedy downtown leather bars.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Irish Heritage Society plans to buy Star Caf in Devon for club headquarters
The Star Cafe in Devon, somewhat famous for hosting Robert DeNiro and Al Pacino in 2007 when they filmed scenes from their movie Righteous Kill , is expected to close.
Best of the Best Pictures - 'The Godfather'
"I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse," any film fan who does not recognize this line needs to watch " The Godfather ."
James Franco's 'Interior. Leather Bar.' Hits Select Theatres This Month
James Franco's been winking at gay audiences for years, and it's sometimes hard to tell if he's flirting or kidding.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Ruben Rosario: He'd move to Arizona, but weather isn't everything
It's almost noon and retired U.S. Army Lt. Col. Frank Slade is wearing a parka, zipped to the neck with the hood on, as he sits in his well-worn but still comfy recliner, his customary half-full glass of Scotch within reach.
Films inspired by true crimes: American Hustle, Donnie Brasco, Bonnie and Clyde
AL PACINO may be guilty of the odd bit of over-acting but you'd never expect to hear one of his performances rubbished in court.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Live Orchestra to Accompany 'The Godfather' at U.K. Screening
The U.K.'s Royal Albert Hall will play host to a special event screening of Francis Ford Coppola's Oscar winning film which will feature a live performance of Nino Rota's score.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Drug task force seizes heroin, AK-47, framed Scarface photo in raids in Cumberland County
Cumberland County authorities on Thursday morning displayed the drugs and weapons that were seized in raids in West Pennsboro Township and Mechanicsburg.
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The Unbelievable Story Of Why Marlon Brando Rejected His 1973 Oscar For 'The Godfather'
On March 5, 1973, Marlon Brando declined the Academy Award for Best Actor for his gut-wrenching performance as Vito Corleone in "The Godfather" - for a very unexpected reason.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The L Magazine
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Gay Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask): Interior. Leather Bar.
The MPAA notoriously required William Friedkin to cut 40 minutes from his 1980 thriller Cruising , in which Al Pacino played a detective who goes undercover in New York's underground S&M scene to catch a serial killer.
The L Magazine
Bethlehem: Israel as Hamster-Wheel
The Israel of Bethlehem is a hamster wheel of a world: everyone keeps running as fast as they can, trying to protect the people they love, but nobody ever makes any progress.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
25 times the Oscars got it ridiculously wrong
Leo and Kate look out to see if the backlash against Titanic's Best Picture win has died down yet It's the Oscars this Sunday , so what better way to celebrate than by pointing out the Academy's past mistakes.
Al Pacino, 73, attends Hollywood party with girlfriend, 33
They've struck it VERY rich! California couple walking their dog find $10million of 19th century gold coins buried on their property Montana couple who bought their way to the Olympics by becoming cross country ski team for tropical paradise of Dominica Conde Nast's mystery tweeter finally revealed! Former GQ editor comes out as the mastermind ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Argentine tango champs strut their stuff in Edmonton
"No mistakes in the tango, Donna, not like life," says Al Pacino, as the ornery blind man Frank, at the start of that unforgettable dance scene in Scent of a Woman.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Al Pacino's praise of Colin Farrell sits well with him
Anybody who has ever met Colin Farrell will tell you that he is possibly the most charming man on the face of the Earth and he also has the good looks and bags of talent to go with it.
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Who was "Moe Greene" in real life?
The quintessential Las Vegas mob movie may be "Casino". But 25 years before that, many people developed an image of wiseguys in Las Vegas from "the Godfather".
Tue Feb 18, 2014
International Business Times
7 Unknown Books Which Helped Make Blockbuster Movies
Films are often adapted by books that are written in that era or some even before it.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Best Picture Madness: Cast your vote
With the Oscars less than two weeks away on March 2, we're gearing up with a March Madness style bracket for the ultimate best picture battle.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Travis Rowley: American Victim
"I have seen boys like thesetheir arms torn out, their legs ripped off. But there is nothing like the site of an amputated spirit.