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The Christmas Setup : when Mom plays matchmaker for her gay son

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  The final mainstream TV Holiday LGBTQ movie Queerguru is reviewing this season comes from the Lifetime Channel.  It’s known for its crowd-pleasing programming that is geared toward women or features women in lead roles.  On this occasion the star is Fran Drescher known for all those years playing The Nanny, and she is cast … Continue reading



The Christmas Set Up : a brand new queer rom-com on Lifetime TV

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  Lifetime TV is the latest US Cable TV Channel  to launch its own original LGBTQ Holiday movie this season, a groundbreaking first for the channel  Part of a growing trend of adapting their signature highly sentimental rom-com where everyone is guaranteed a happy-ever-after-ending.  Helmed by openly gay Canadian filmmaker Pat Mills  from a script … Continue reading



Happiest Season : Hulu’s muddled sugary queer rom-com

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  Back in the ‘dark ages’ the only way we could see any LGBTQ person on our television screens was if they were manic depressives, seriously unhappy, or dead.  Now this Holiday season with every American TV Cable Company insisting on doing their own LGBTQ movie, the pendulum has swung completely the other way.   Stuck … Continue reading



Hallmark loses its gay virginity

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  Another big sign that we are making inroads into the hetro-normative world is that Hallmark Channel the family oriented highly sentimental TV Channel has its first queer Christmas movie! And if that is not surprising enough, they actually have openly gay actors playing gay characters  In The Christmas House two brothers Mike (Robert Buckley … Continue reading



Single Street : where having a baby trumps falling in love

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  The new Dutch film Single Street (aka Singel 39) which is the movie debut of TV director Frank Krom is labelled a rom-com but is technically not one in the traditional sense.  When girl meets boy  she is immediately put into the friend zone which is where she stays for the whole length of … Continue reading



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