‘Stonewall’ Tanks At The Box Office | /Bent

‘Stonewall’ Tanks At The Box Office | /Bent:

“Not that we expected otherwise, but anyone fearful the fairly substantial attention Roland Emmerich’s ‘Stonewall’ has been getting for being so bad would result in some sort of a ‘we need to see how awful it is’ box office boost can exhale: The movie tanked.”

(Via. /bent)

“Stonewall” Filmmakers Respond To Uproar Over Their White Cisgender Male Lead – BuzzFeed News

Reading this reminds me of the comedians defense; “It’s ONLY a JOKE, lighten up!”

 

“Stonewall” Filmmakers Respond To Uproar Over Their White Cisgender Male Lead – BuzzFeed News:

“Director Roland Emmerich and screenwriter Jon Robin Baitz, both out gay men, sympathized with criticism that trans people and people of color central to the Stonewall riots were being pushed aside — and asked for patience until the film’s release.”

(Via. Buzzfeed)

Roland Emmerich Responds to ‘Stonewall’ Critics | Advocate.com

Roland Emmerich Responds to ‘Stonewall’ Critics | Advocate.com:

“Director Roland Emmerich is responding to those calling for a boycott of his new film, Stonewall, because, they say, it erases the role of transgender people as well as people of color in the 1969 riots that gave rise to the modern LGBT rights movement.”

(Via. Advocate.com)