7 Queer Romance Movies That Don’t End in Heartbreak or Death

The trope Bury Your Gays is rampant in mainstream cinema and TV, and objectifying movies such as Girl House, and miserable films like A Single Man, are just the tip of the iceberg. These movies are usually written and directed by cisgender, heterosexual men, so it’s no wonder they turn out to be so highly sexualized. On top of over-sexualization, More...

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By admin On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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Royal Goddaughter to Queen Victoria, Sarah Forbes Bonetta

Happy Black History Month! For each of the 28 days of February, we at The Mary Sue will have a post about a black woman you should know about—some you may have heard of, some a little bit more obscure, and some More...

By admin On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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New Seasons of BattleBots Are Coming to the Discovery and Science Channels

BattleBots, the show that puts robots in a cage match to the death, is coming back to life. The show, which originally aired on Comedy Central before being briefly revived on ABC, will be re-imagined for Discovery More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Tonight’s State of the Union Boycott Might Be the Largest of its Kind

Members are wearing black to tonight’s #SOTU to say #TimesUp on sexual harassment. #SOTUBlackout pic.twitter.com/SuQNL4VWf2 — House Democrats (@HouseDemocrats) January 30, 2018 Tonight, Donald Trump will More...

By admin On Friday, January 26th, 2018
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I Am Figuratively Burning With Rage Over This Bar’s Refusal to Serve Patrons Who Use the Word “Literally”

East Village bar the Continental expounds on their (tongue-in-cheek) ban on the word literally. Their stated goal now is to stop “Kardashianism.” cc: @edenbrower pic.twitter.com/iI0N41qCgt — evgrieve (@evgrieve) More...

By admin On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Why Did The Last Jedi Fail so Badly in China?

“Fail” is a kind way of putting it. “Bombed” is more accurate. The latest Star Wars epic is likely to earn less than movies like Valerian (remember Valerian?) and Geostorm (huh?) More...

By admin On Monday, January 8th, 2018
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Seth Meyers Leaned into the Misogyny Epidemic in His Golden Globes Speech Because What the Hell Else Was He Going to Do?

When it was announced that Seth Meyers was chosen to host this year’s Golden Globes specifically because the Hollywood Foreign Press Association was looking for a “feminist” choice, it was disappointing. More...

By admin On Friday, December 29th, 2017
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Female Actresses Dating Younger Men is Not Newsworthy

When pictures first surfaced of Laura Dern and her new beau, Golden State Warrior player Baron Davis, making out, my first and most natural thought was, “go ahead, Laura Dern.” 2017 has been a great More...

By admin On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Things We Saw Today: Stay Here Is Exactly the Kind of Nuanced LGBTQIA Content We All Crave

STAY HERE – Short Film from Lauren Schacher on Vimeo. A short film that centers a queer woman of color with an all-female cast and an all-female creative team? Sign me up! Stay Here, which you can watch above, More...

By admin On Saturday, December 16th, 2017
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Carrie Fisher’s Dog Perked up Every Time He Saw Her on Screen—Me Too Gary

Carrie Fisher’s loss is something we are still processing, as people who knew her through her writing, her acting, and her wit. So to those who knew her best, there is no doubt the pain of her loss is still More...