There are actors (like Peter O'Toole and Glenn Close) who've gotten nominated a whole lot of times and never won. Yet. But how about the ones who've never even been nominated? In the case of the dead ones, I'm pretty sure they never will be! Now that's gotta hurt. Here are some of the top omission ... More >>
What critics who attack the director's borrowings miss
Don't let this get out because it could ruin my career! There are some women that I happen to find terribly sexy, even now in Gay Pride month. But these dames needn't worry about me--I'll just admire them from afar, as well as in this glorious photo tribute.
Female division. In the talking era. According to Michael Musto. Feel free to do your usual whining and add your own faves.
Familiar faces at a New Jersey autograph show for fading stars
And three Oscar winners! And Pam Grier, Valerie Perrine, a former porn star, a lesbian movie star, Michael Pare, and Martine Beswick. They were all in the same room at the Chiller Theatre autograph show at the Parsippany, New Jersey Hilton. And they're all in this week's column.
Me and the always fierce Pam Grier. She lit up the place like a Roman candle.Today's column is all about my interactions with various Oscar winners, ex child stars, sitcom survivors, and other culty icons at the Chiller Theatre autography show in New Jersey the other night. Well, here's a go ... More >>
The many faces of Pam Grier
Out and about, and then back here to walk in Nancy Sinatra's boots.
A new book called Divas on Screen: Black Women in American Film by Mia Mask examines five African American film icons, discussing: Dorothy Dandridge's status as a sexual commodity in films such as Tamango, revealing the contradictory discourses regarding race and sexuality in segregation-era ... More >>
I have a feeling I know why I didn't get an official DVD of RuPaul's Starrbooty! movie in the mail; I'm quoted on the back of the box saying the film is "kickass," when all I actually wrote is that Ru plays "a kickass Pam Grier type"! I hadn't even seen the film at that point! But you know what? I'm ... More >>
Michael Shannon flies first-class in a new thriller; Olbermann gets an award named after a former thriller. Plus other gnats and tats.
Octavia E. Butler, science fiction visionary, 19472006
Here's Your Guide to the Lawsuits, Criminal Charges, and Beefs
MIICRNYCOAGNWMA? The attack of the female campus sex columnist!
Straddling the zeitgeist: Sex and the City meets Queer Eye with lipstick lesbian style
How to get the public interested in campaign finance reform? Think Pam Grier.
After a six-year absence, Tarantino plunges once again into a cinematic hall of mirrors
Windows to the Soul
Of Finish Fetish and Liza Lou's American Glamorama
Fox Gets a Mascot, Showtime Gets SmartIs This August or What?