❉ Emerging onto Blu Ray for the very first time David Weisman and John Palmer’s Ciao! Manhattan is an odd, fragmentary, fitfully impressive patchwork quilt of a movie.
❉ Warhol’s leading man speaks – a feature originally published 45 year ago today, from the archives of Gay News.
❉ Bowie’s queer sensibility is most closely associated with his music, but how did it manifest in his film career?
❉ We celebrate the debut of the band who accidentally invented modern alternative rock music.
❉ Bloomsbury’s 33 1/3 series tells the story behind one of the ultimate cult albums of the 20th century.
❉ We conclude our series on cult icon Udo Kier’s Euroslash triptych with is a foray into the weird world of Walerian Borowczyk.
❉ Guts and gore galore in the first part of our series on cult icon Udo Kier’s Euroslash triptych.
❉ An appreciation of the underground star who “forever changed male sexuality on screen”, who turned 68 on December 31, 2016.
❉ Speed, Madness, Flying Saucers and a Drunken Beauty in a Drained Swimming Pool. ‘Ciao! Manhattan’ still stands up. Or perhaps more accurately, it leans, stumbles, shakes and lurches as if drunk.
❉ We conclude our odyssey of oddities through Philippe Garrel’s allegorical mindfuck of sand, fire and ice…