Tag Archive | Alan Cumming

TV’s rising LGBT presence critical to rights – GLAAD

TV’s rising LGBT presence critical to rights – GLAAD

(Reuters) – Drama series, Pose, and a new transgender superhero in Supergirl helped boost the number of LGBTQ characters to an all-time high on US television, according to a report released on Thursday, that said diversity programming was a crucial bulwark around attempts to undermine gay rights. GLAAD, the media advocacy group for LGBTQ people, […]

Film Trailer: Show Dogs (with Will Arnett) – Irish cinemas May 25

Film Trailer: Show Dogs (with Will Arnett) – Irish cinemas May 25

In a world where humans and sentient dogs co-exist, a macho but lonely Rottweiler police dog named Max (Ludacris) is ordered to go undercover as a primped show dog in a prestigious dog show with his human partner Frank (Will Arnett) to prevent a calamity. Starring Will Arnett, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Natasha Lyonne, Jordin Sparks, […]

Film Review & Trailer: Battle of the Sexes

Film Review & Trailer: Battle of the Sexes

Frances Winston really enjoyed this ‘based on a true story’ film about the famous match between tennis players, Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs, which highlighted a disparity in pay between male and female tennis players Directed by: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris –  Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman, Alan […]

Alan Cumming To Be Guest of Honour At TLVFest LGBT Film Festival

Alan Cumming To Be Guest of Honour At TLVFest LGBT Film Festival

Actor Alan Cumming is to be TLVFest (11th Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival) guest of honor this year. TLVFest is a fixture of the Israeli pride week, promoting full social and political equality to all, regardless of religion, race, sex or sexual orientation. The festival is running from May 29 to June 7. Heavily […]

GAZE Film Review: Any Day Now

GAZE Film Review: Any Day Now

As the GAZE Film Festival draws to an end, Jan Schneider reviews Any Day Now for EILE Magazine “I like happy endings.” “Don’t we all, sweetheart?” You rarely experience this moment anymore, where a movie finishes and most of the audience in the cinema is unable to move, still staring at the already blackened screen […]

Review: The Smurfs 2

The Smurfs 2 may not be everyone’s cup of tea, but Frances Winston thinks it should do as well as The Smurfs, as it is sentimental, and totally aimed at the kids! Directed by: Raja Gosnell  –  Starring: Neil Patrick Harris, Brendan Gleeson, Jayma Mays, Katy Perry, Hank Azaria, Jonathan Winters, Alan Cumming, Christina Ricci […]