With “The Birdcage” turning 20 this week, it’s time to celebrate gay characters on the big screen.
Four Weddings and a Funeral
Did you know that “Once,” “Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Man on a Wire” got their start at Sundance?
The Sundance Film Festival is best known as a haven for the sort of risky, low-budget movies that might otherwise fall through the cracks between the latest Hollywood blockbusters… but that doesn’t mean Sundance movies can’t make some serious bank! Here are 10 films that took home a little something more than just awards and acclaim — from “Four Weddings and a Funeral” to “Memento.”
Gay characters have become increasingly visible in mainstream movies and on TV, but they don’t always represent the enormous variety of the gay community, past and present. These movies, from “Carwash” to “Four Weddings and a Funeral,” offer some fabulous alternatives.
Do you remember hearing the line “I’ll have what she’s having” for the very first time in When Harry Met Sally?