Sometimes, you watch a film and you just get this sense of "Man, they're trying so hard. You want desperately to love the film, because it's incredibly obvious that those involved with the film are trying incredibly hard to create an original and entertaining artistic film. But, you just can't. For any number of reasons, sometimes a film simply doesn't really work and such is the case with Leather, a wannabe gay comedy shot with a 70's aesthetic and a folk soundtrack about modern gay urbanites forced to adjust to country living.
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Leather clothing in mainstream movies has been present since the early days of cinema. In the movie "The Virginian" from as early as , we can see world famous Gary Cooper, 28 at the time, as a cowboy in black leather chaps. It was his first sound film. The western genre has shown more leather. Left Dirk Bogarde in the film "the Singer not the Song". Oh yes, there are a lot of films portraying the leather world of bikers and bad boys. A long list of movies starting as early as with "the wild one" and Marlon Brando.
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Al Pacino as an undercover cop trying to fit in at a leather bar in 'Cruising. It's hardly the kind of movie that you'd expect from the director of The Exorcist and The French Connection , and the star of the Godfather films. Cruising is infamous for its dark and gratuitous depiction of gay life at the end of the disco era. The film was protested by moralists who thought the film signaled the end times, and gay rights activists who thought the film depicted homosexuality as nothing more than a collection of perverts hanging out in a leather dungeon.
Does James Franco suck dick? I mean, does he literally put dicks in his mouth and suck on them? A lot of people could care less, or claim to care less, for various reasons. Because celebrity sex lives are boring. Because James Franco is boring.