Hollywood Studios' First Gay Romantic Drama Back on the Big Screen

147 days ago | Alt Film Guide

'Making Love': Groundbreaking romantic gay drama returns to the big screen As part of its Anniversary Classics series, Laemmle Theaters will be presenting Arthur Hiller's groundbreaking 1982 romantic drama Making Love, the first U.S. movie distributed by a major studio that focused on a romantic gay relationship. Michael Ontkean, Harry Hamlin, and Kate Jackson star. The 35th Anniversary Screening of Making Love will be held on Saturday, June 24 – it's Gay Pride month, after all – at 7:30 p.m. at the Ahrya Fine Arts Theatre on Wilshire Blvd. in Beverly Hills. The movie will be followed by a Q&A session with Harry Hamlin, screenwriter Barry Sandler, and author A. Scott Berg, who wrote the “story” on which the film is based. 'Making Love' & What lies beneath In this 20th Century Fox release – Sherry Lansing was the studio head at the time – Michael Ontkean plays a


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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
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Personal Best (1982)
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Veronica Mars (2004)
Shameless (2011)
Glee (2009)
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Mad Men (2007)
Charlie's Angels (1976)
Slap Shot (1977)
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Kansas City Bomber (1972)
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Deborah Kerr
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Todd Haynes
William Friedkin
Robert Towne
Mariel Hemingway
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Blake Edwards
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Robert Preston
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