Where’s My Biopic? Director Dorothy Arzner [OPINION]

Where's My Biopic? Director Dorothy Arzner [OPINION]

Despite the industry’s traditional standards in its beginnings, Arzner thrived as a lesbian director, beloved by those around her and worked on her own terms.https://youtu.be/bEEFc5APd88Without Arzner, we may not have the talented likes of Ava DuVernay, Kathryn Bigelow, Greta Gerwig or Marielle Heller Someone to consider directing the Arzner biopic is Sofia Coppola, Francis Ford[...]

ComiXology Pride Month

Celebrate Pride Month With ComiXology

Well, there's not much Pride Month left for 2017, but ComiXology have the perfect deal to help you celebrate the last few days of LGBTQ+ acceptance, remembrance and excellence with a special Pride sale on various indie LGBTQ books and titles. You have until the end of June to take advantage of this incredible sale, […]

Up-And-Coming LGBTQ Creators To Watch This Pride Month

It's Pride Month, and we here at Bleeding Cool have covered the discussions, conflicts, and LGBTQ creators and projects that we found inspiring to date. But what of the new and rising LGBTQ voices in comics now? Which creators do we think are going to be making waves in the time to come? Well, here […]

The Babadook Leaves The World Babashook In First Pride Appearances

The Babadook is a gay icon now. Okay, took me a while to understand this one, but now I am fully behind it. Stemming from a hilarious mistake on Netflix's part, when they wrongly categorised the film as LGBT interest in late 2016, Jennifer Kent's The Babadook slowly built as a meme on the likes […]

One Of The Power Rangers Is Gay

Respectfully, we informed you of this at an earlier juncture, if you were one of the readers who found our intensive Power Rangers movie spoiler-post over two weeks ago. Beware clicking that link, as the article does contain massive spoilers for the whole movie, so you have been warned. At any rate, one of the […]

Exclusive Extended Preview Of That Lesbian Viking Comic, Heathen, And More

You know you want to read this lesbian viking comic, you do, you do… pic.twitter.com/XX74foNOAx — Natasha Alterici (@Alterici) December 11, 2016 Vault Comics are part of Diamond Comic Distributor's Final Order Cut-Off scheme, which allows retailers to increase or decrease their orders closer to the date of publication. And today is Vault Comics' first […]

Tales From The Four Color Closet: One Week After Orlando

By Joe Glass A week ago saw the worst mass shooting in American history. To date. I'm sad that I feel I need to add that last bit, but frankly, the phrase 'worst mass shooting in American history' is becoming all too frequently uttered. It was an act of absolute terror. But it was also […]

One Million Moms Demand TJ Maxx Pull Ads Over Once Upon A Time's Kiss

Media pressure group One Million Moms (with a membership estimated to be slightly smaller than that) have reacted strongly to this week's episode of Once Upon A Time.. And they handily include this screencap so you can see what all the fuss is about They demand as a result that their members contact TJ Maxx […]

When Secret Wars: Secret Love Lost Its Lesbians

Secret Wars is Marvel Comics big event crossover for the summer. Lots of titles cancelled and replaced by books set on the Battleworld, made of of various different parallel dimensional realities. So lots of different versions of familiar – and unfamiliar – Marvel characters living side by side, ruled over by the God Doom. And it's […]

SDCC '15: LGBTQ Geek Year in Review

This was touched on again, before moving to the final arcs controversy of its own, as many, if not most, fans felt there was an undesirable and unwanted rape plotline involved.The group mused on how the climate has become such now that whereas in the past a queer audience may have felt they had to[...]

The Wonder Woman Of 3001 Returns To Her Roots

Over the years that has been given many lesbian readings, as you may expect, both within and without of the comics Created by William Marston who lived in a polyamorous relationship with two women, one can read all manner of subtext into the character, though she has been portrayed in straight relationships, notably Steve Trevor[...]

Supergirl Adds Maxima To DC's LGBT List

Maxima was a Superman character created by Roger Stern and George Pérez. Originally she was created as a warrior alien princess insistent on finding a mate on Earth, with Superman in her sights, and repeated unsuccessful attempts to woo him. She was reintroduced to the New 52 DC Universe relatively, as a student of cosmic academy The Crucible but […]

Lesbian Vampire Trope Alive And Kicking Five Years Later In Batwoman

Lesbian vampires It comes with the territory TV Tropes tells us, She's got the raven-black hair, the tight leather bodice, the pale skin, and the fangs The one thing this sexy vampiress doesn't have is a lust for hot male blood No, only the blood of an innocent young woman will do And lucky for her,[...]

And Now America's Typical Teenage Girl Is Gay, Thanks To Archie Comics

Okay, so this is from Afterlife With Archie #2. It's a big zombie attack, it's for teenage readers, it's separated from the main Archie titles. You're not going to find Ethel turning up in the main Archie Comics as a thrice dead corpse. But, as for Ginger and Nancy…. Once you reveal that they are […]

Grace Randolph On Batwoman And Harley Quinn – DC's Sex Scandals Reviewed

[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sfMe7CnDiU[/youtube]Grace Randolph writes; DC Comics finds itself once again in a scandal with its female characters! I share my thoughts on Batwoman being denied the right to marry Maggie Sawyer in what would be comics first high profile lesbian wedding, as well as the contest for the new Harley Quinn solo titles that asks artists to[...]