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Academy Luncheon is Time for Reflection in High Stakes Year

MOVIES | By Lindsey Bahr | Feb 9
The annual Oscar nominees luncheon is generally a time of low-stakes celebration, but this year amid discussions of Oscar diversity and a boycott, as well as dramatic changes to academy membership, the Monday gathering was also one for reflection.

Short List: All 5 Best Animated Short Contenders

MOVIES | By Rhuaridh Marr | Jan 31
It's a rare thing indeed when Pixar has arguably the weakest film in an animated category, but such is the strength of this year's nominees for Best Animated Short Film.

10 Best LGBT Films Every Straight Person Should See

MOVIES | By JW Arnold | Jan 31
The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) recently announced its membership's picks for their second "GALECA 10 Best" list: The 10 Best LGBTQ Films Every Straight Person Should See.

LGBT Critics Announce 2016 Dorian Award Winners

MOVIES | By JW Arnold | Jan 30
While the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences remains mired amid charges of institutional racial bias in the Oscar nomination process, the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) rewarded a more diverse representation.

Redford: Sundance Has Gotten Too Big

MOVIES | By Lindsey Bahr | Jan 28
Robert Redford is pretty sure this is the best Sundance Film Festival they've ever had, and he also knows that things have to change. It's not the films. The quality, he said, is better than ever. It's the size.

'The Danish Girl' :: Testing Transitions in Gender and Love

MOVIES | By Chris Tittel | Jan 22
"The Danish Girl" is not so much about Einar's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer as it is about the eternal love that two human beings - regardless of gender - can have for one another.

Which Films Are Creating Most Buzz for Awards Season?

MOVIES | Jan 4
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is lifting Hollywood to its best year in box office history.

Alicia Vikander on "The Danish Girl" and Rise to Stardom

MOVIES | Jan 3
Last weekend was the highest-grossing Christmas weekend in box office history with $300 million in ticket sales.

Out There :: Glitz & Glamour (and 'AbFab the Movie!') for 2016

MOVIES | By Roberto Friedman | Jan 2
We turn the calendar page and welcome 2016, also known as the year of the release of "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie!"

2015: The BAR's Year in Movies

MOVIES | By David Lamble | Dec 31
2015 was a bumper year for LGBT-themed material, with a particular emphasis on trans and women's dramas finding audiences of mainstream moviegoers.

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