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Reeling 2018: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival – 31 Features But Only One With A Cameo By Bruce Vilanch

Friday, September 21st, 2018

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Reeling 2018: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival – 31 Features But Only One With A Cameo By Bruce Vilanch
BY STEVE PROKOPY ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

Reeling 2018: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival - 31 Features But Only One With A Cameo By Bruce Vilanch







With 31 features and 19 short film programs being screened—all of them Chicago premieres—the 36th edition of Reeling (the second-oldest LGBTQ film festival in the world) runs September 20-30 at a handful of theaters around the city, including an opening night presentation at the Davis Theater, with an afterparty at the adjoining Carbon Arc Bar. The festival’s final weekend (Sept. 28-30) will take place at the newly restored firehouse headquarters of Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling while the bulk of screenings (Sept. 21-27) happen at the Landmark Century Centre Cinema. Read More

Watch Trailer: “A Long Road to Freedom” Doc Looks at 50 Year Road to LGBTQ Equality

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

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Watch: “A Long Road to Freedom” Doc Looks at 50 Year Road to LGBTQ Equality
by Lamar Dawson

Advocate issue, documentary

On July 19, Here TV and The Advocate will premiere a new, original documentary, A Long Road to Freedom: The Advocate Celebrates 50 Years.

Narrated by Laverne Cox with music by Melissa Etheridge, the feature-length documentary focuses on watershed moments in LGBTQ history through never-before-seen footage and engaging interviews with NBC Entertainment Chairman Robert Greenblatt, Caitlyn Jenner, Don Lemon, Gloria Allred, Gavin Newsom, Dustin Lance Black, Margaret Cho, Armistead Maupin, Bruce Vilanch, Greg Louganis, DeRay Mckesson, Candis Cayne, Guillermo Diaz, and many more. Read More

LIMELIGHT MOVIE TRAILER – The release date of the movie Limelight is set to June 26, 2018 (to rent and own on Digital HD)

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Here’s the official trailer of limelight, the upcoming drama mvoie directed by James Cullen Bressack based on a script by Paul Vandervort and starring Paul Vandervort, Brit Shaw, Sean Kanan, Jonathan Lipnicki, Jenna Jameson, Timmy Deters, Keith Coogan, David Chokachi, Mike C. Manning, Lindsey Sporrer, Teri Andrez, Bruce Vilanch, Erin Sanders, Jason Brooks, Kirsten Nelson, Jacqui Holland, Asia Schneider, David Cade, Eddie Steeples, Dante Basco, Ciara Hanna, Scotch Hopkins, Ya Boy, Najarra Townsend, Rachel True, Joshua Lou Friedman, Ryan Ahern, Josh Brown, Don Blanton, Nicholas Adam Clark, Elissa Dowling, and Tyler Kohn: Read More

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 – LGBT Film Festival San Diego – Still Waiting in the Wings – 7:30pm

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Date: June 7th–10th, 2018

Time: Event starts at 7:00pm on June 7th

Ticket Price: $10–$50 / show

The Observatory – North Park
2891 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104

7:30pm  MEN’S CENTERPIECE

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 

Still Waiting in the Wings

Year: 2018 | Country: USA | Run Time: 109 min | Director: Q. Allan Brocka

Still Waiting In The Wings follows the trials and triumphs of of actors waiting tables in Times Square. While dreaming of the Broadway stage, the reality of slinging hash under florescent lights mixes sweet aspirations with bitter drama. There’s no people like show people and there’s no telling what can happen when they’re pitted against each other. Nick Adams, Ed Asner, Carole Cook, Lee Meriwether, Patricia Richardson, Chita Rivera, Seth Rudetsky, Sally Struthers, Bruce Vilanch, and Cindy Williams round out this heartwarming homage to Broadway with some delightful cameos. Read More

Saturday, June 9th, 2018 – 2018 LGBT Film Festival San Diego – The Fabulous Allan Carr – 5:30 PM

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

2018 LGBT Film Festival San Diego

Date: June 7th–10th, 2018

Time: Event starts at 7:00pm on June 7th

Ticket Price: $10–$50 / show

The Observatory – North Park
2891 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92104

5:30pm  

Saturday, June 9th, 2018

The Fabulous Allan Carr

Year: 2017 | Country: USA | Run Time: 90 min | Director: Jeffrey Schwarz

Armed with a limitless Rolodex and a Benedict Canyon enclave with its own disco, this documentary shows how Allan Carr threw the Hollywood parties that defined the 1970s. A producer, manager, and marketing genius, Carr built his bombastic reputation amid a series of successes including the mega hit musical film GREASE and the Broadway sensation LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, (and then Can’t Stop The Music, Grease 2 and Where The Boys Are ’84) until it all came crashing down after he produced the notorious debacle of the 1989 Academy Awards. Interviewees include: Patricia Birch, Maxwell Caulfield, Steve Guttenberg, Nikki Haskell, Randy Jones, Randal Kleiser, Sherry Lansing, Lorna Luft, Michael Musto, Robert Osborne, Brett Ratner, Connie Stevens, Alana Stewart, Marlo Thomas & Bruce Vilanch. Read More

2018: Still Waiting In The Wings Musical DVD & Soundtrack with Lee Meriwether, Ed Asner, Sally Struthers, Cindy Williams, Leanna Cornett, Patricia Richardson, Carole Cook, Bruce Vilanch, and some surprises!

Monday, June 4th, 2018

Plot Summary:

Still Waiting In The Wings follows the trials and triumphs of of actors waiting tables in Times Square. While dreaming of the Broadway stage, the reality of slinging hash under florescent lights mixes sweet aspirations with bitter drama. There’s no people like show people and there’s no telling what can happen when they’re pitted against each other. Nick Adams, Ed Asner, Carole Cook, Lee Meriwether, Patricia Richardson, Chita Rivera, Seth Rudetsky, Sally Struthers, Bruce Vilanch, and Cindy Williams round out this heartwarming homage to Broadway with some delightful cameos. Read More