The Celluloid Closet: Homosexuality in the Movies by Vito Russo

The Celluloid Closet: Homosexuality in the Movies

Vito Russo

nonfiction lgbtqia+ challenging informative slow-paced

384 pages | first published 1981

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Praised by the Chicago Tribune as "an impressive study" and written with incisive wit and searing perception--the definitive, highly acclaimed landmark work on the portrayal of homosexuality in film.
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