As wild and wonderful as Marvel Comics characters’ superpowers might be, their back stories are always grounded in reality.
Jim McDermottNovember 13, 2018

November 11, 2018

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: A martyr’s tale for the classic rock set

Queen’s Freddie Mercury was pop’s most flamboyant performer—a closeted icon who rode a gay aesthetic to stardom.

‘Boy Erased’ reveals the homophobia lurking behind the all-American boy

“Boy Erased” is, at its core, a call to action. Only 14 states have passed laws protecting L.G.B.T. youth from the dangers of conversion therapy. 

Oscar Wilde finds Christ in “The Happy Prince”

“The Happy Prince” covers only the last few years of Oscar Wilde’s life. When it touches on religion, it is intensely interesting.