Seriously, why aren’t there more cute queer genre flicks?
I’m exceedingly fond of this movie, so this became a COME LEARN A THING episode.
What better way to ring in the holidays than with the rise and fall and rerise of Robert Downey Jr.? How about a DOUBLE LENGTH EPISODE?
This week, a flick somehow infinitely more sensitive and heartfelt than the thousands of other Manpain Revenge Movies that ripped it off.
I cannot believe I somehow missed watching this as a teenager.
Some rascally kids spend two years locked in an attic and get up to good, wholesome fun.
Really though, we’re talking about a VC Andrews story. So….heads up for discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, and incest.
Links below the cut.
Well, Fox. You did it. And by “it,” I mean you scrubbed and sanded one of the flagship pieces of alternative queer media until it was 87% heterosexual. Congratufuckinglations, Murdoch and co., I knew you could do. I just wanted to believe you had more class.
Let me back up a little bit.
Welcome to Trash & Treasures! We rescue the movies others throw away.
As I toil away on Gankutsuou – posts apparently determined to be difficult to write in a manner proportional to my love for the series – I wanted to take this moment to share an exciting project with you, dear readers. Continue reading