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‘Boys In The Band’ Original Film Continues To Resonate

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By Joe Ferrelli (Editor’s Note: The trailer for producer Ryan Murphy’s adaptation of Mart Crowley’s seminal play The Boys in the Band debuted today. Flagrant contributor Joe Ferrelli looks back at the incredible influence the original 1970 film had on his queer coming-of-age. Murphy’s remake debuts September 30 on Netflix.) More than any other film…

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Let’s Cast The Boys In The Band Revival

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When The Boys in the Band, Mart Crowley’s play about a birthday party that becomes a hellish night of unleashed secrets for a group of close-knit gay pals, opened off-Broadway in 1968, it made history as the first produced dramatic play to deal honestly with homosexuality. The show was an immediate sensation, running for more than…

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