Appropriate Behavior

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
Desiree Akhavan's feature film debut, "Appropriate Behavior," poignantly explores the significance of embracing one's ethnicity and sexuality when discovering their place in the world.

Queens And Cowboys: A Straight Year On The Gay Rodeo

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014

Bruce Vilanch: No-Iron Irony

By Matthew Wexler | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
A former child model for plus-size clothier Lane Bryant's "charming chub" division, gay comedy writer Bruce Vilanch is perhaps the preeminent expert on one of the quickest-growing fashion trends.

Chicago's Silver Fork Gets LGBT'ers Cooking

By Matthew Wexler | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
There's a new wave of culinary talent breaking into the Chicago restaurant scene. But instead of the usual streams flowing in from the Windy City's Le Cordon Bleu, the latest star chefs owe their success to the Center on Halsted.

Soldier Of Change: From The Closet To The Forefront Of The Gay Rights Movement

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
The book is worth it just to read how Snyder-Hill vaporizes the likes of toxic politicians like Santorum and Michelle Bachmann, who have built moneyed careers with antigay rhetoric and campaigns to demean GLBTQ Americans.

LA Law - Season 3

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
A 5-disc DVD pack follows quickly on the heels of the first 2 season's releases.

Gary Lynn Floyd--When Gary Met Harry

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal in North Hollywood staged the songs of legendary show-music tunesmith Harry Warren as performed by Texas-born actor-singer-songwriter Gary Lynn Floyd.

Men on the Make

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014

Smokefall

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 2, 2014
The Goodman Theatre stages Noah Haidle's play about three generations of a middle-class family in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Lilting

By Kevin Kline | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
Ben Whishaw plays Richard, the grieving partner of a recently deceased young man whose mother (Cheng Pei Pei) never knew her son was gay. Or did she?

Crazy Bitches

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
Lacking real scares or genuine laughs, "Crazy Bitches" is a crazy mess.