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Well, the actual issue is who would play Tom of Finland’s idealized male form. And that would be Jon Bernthal, not that it will happen


Snowpiercer is a totalizing visual obsession with returning one’s gaze to the symmetrical features of, the gleaming blue eyes of, every bristle of hair on Chris Evans, a timeless Hollywood masculine archetype


Is The Kidnapping of Michel Houellebecq about kidnapping, literature, bodybuilding, boxing, fighting, or hero worship?


Ask John August: When reality does not fit Syd Field’s three-act structure, reality doesn’t get made into a movie


Otōto no otto, Eastern Boys, and Patrik, Age 1.5: Gays who never expected to be dads


54 was hacked and mangled by Harvey Weinstein et al. but has been restored


Adam Curtis uses footage as actual text


The amusingly volatile Armond Whit reviews Foxcatcher with one angle for Out and rather a different one for National Review

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