Topic: Lovelace

Gloria Steinem Says Lovelace Sugarcoats The Real (Much More Violent) Story

Gloria Steinem Says Lovelace Sugarcoats The Real (Much More Violent) Story

If you are planning to see the seventies porno biopic Lovelace because it looks great, but don’t know a ton of facts about the true story upon which it is based, you’re not alone. But you should probably read up on Linda Lovelace‘s life a bit before going to see it. because as you know, movies that are “based on a true story” aren’t always 100% faithful to their source material, and sometimes the things they leave out are pretty important. More »

Feminists And Movie Stars Alike Looked Pretty (Not That It Matters!) At Last Night’s Lovelace Screening

Feminists And Movie Stars Alike Looked Pretty (Not That It Matters!) At Last Night's Lovelace Screening

Last night, New York’s Museum of Modern Art held a special screening of Lovelace, prompting feminists, celebrities, and feminist celebrities to put on their spiffiest duds and have their picture taken. As this was not an official “premiere,” some people went fancier than others, which was okay, because like I said in my last post, everyone is entitled to their own comfort level with conventional beauty norms. Even Zachary Quinto. More »

Gallery: Amanda Seyfried Looks Pretty, Says Reasonable Things In Glamour

Gallery: Amanda Seyfried Looks Pretty, Says Reasonable Things In Glamour

As we reported yesterday, a somewhat Photoshop-addled Amanda Seyfried is the cover girl for the (terribly redesigned!) March 2012 issue of Glamour. Now, the mag has released some quotes and images from the accompanying story, and she’s about as honest and down-to-earth as I’ve come to expect her to be in interviews. She’s also gorgeous, despite the overly ‘shopped finish of some of the photos. Let’s take a look. More »