10 Must-See Gaytainments to Look Forward to in 2018

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Bohemian Rhapsody on Fox December 2018

 

Now that 2017 has come to a close, our wilting Christmas trees have moved to the curb, and everyone resolves to get into shape for the coming year (see how long that lasts), the time has come to look ahead at 2018 and all things queer in the entertainment world.

These movies and television shows stand out from the pack, some for featuring queer talent …

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Everybody Smoked…..

As if by the light of a match, the country started smoking cigarettes.  Advertising for them was everywhere, sponsoring radio and television programs, featuring celebrities and movie stars (and a future POTUS).  Quotes from Doctors were not uncommon.

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Paul Newman Smoking

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rock Hudson, Ronald Reagan, John Wayne, Paul Newman, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, Catherine Deneuve, Sophia Loren, James Dean, Bette Davis, Joan Crawford and countless others.

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Actress Catherine Deneuve

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Henry Fonda reportedly joked that he’d known Bette Davis for over 30 years and he had the cigarette burns to prove it.

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Joan Crawford Smoking

John Waters’ Multiple Maniacs (1970)

I’m a big fan of John Waters and Divine. Outrageous and schizoid and funny and disgusting and – well you tend to run out of adjectives with these two and their cohorts.

John Waters’ gloriously grotesque second feature is replete with all manner of depravity, from robbery to murder to one of cinema’s most memorably blasphemous moments.

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Source: Multiple Maniacs (1970) – The Criterion Collection

Mediocre Lady Gaga impersonator stuns Drag Race contestants by actually being Lady Gaga / Dragaholic on Queerty

“This is the Derrick Berry of the season …

Source: Mediocre Lady Gaga impersonator stuns Drag Race contestants by actually being Lady Gaga / Dragaholic on Queerty