Straights making out in film: Holy, pure, appropriate viewing for all ages, tongue is okay, close-ups too
Gays making out in film: A chaste hand-holding scene is rated R; a peck on the cheek is very risky, may be removed by censors; if it is a gay-film-for-the-sinful or a gay activism film to let the straights say "Oh I'd be one of the good straights", you are permitted one (1) kiss on the mouth lasting no longer than 0.25 seconds
@bgcarlisle This reminded me of Ferzan Ozpetek's film Il Bagno Turco ("Turkish Bath") which has a italian-turkish gay couple & scenes they make out. When the film was first shown in Turkey, the Turkish Bath Guild's president was pretty mad about it, saying "there's no homosexuality in turkish baths!" (lol yeah sure)
Then they made him watch the film, and after leaving he says: "It was okay, loved the film, but I wish the Turkish guy wasn't the bottom."
@bgcarlisle in order to avoid an automatic upgrade to NC-17, at least one member of each gay couple depicted must be dead by the end of the film
@robotcarsley Please also limit the emotions that your queer characters express to:
* Profound sadness because they will never be happy
* Profound sadness because of the tragic loss of their partner
the relevant scene on youtube
@bgcarlisle fair enough
long story short it's just a gay sex scene with no bits and no kissing but a lot of passion
@bgcarlisle yes! also makes more sense as to why you get More Gayness in horror/sci-fi i guess theres supposed to be a subconscious thing about how these things Shouldnt or Couldnt happen but i think they do not recognize that so many ppl looking for this are already marginalized so shouldnt/couldnt doesnt mean shit after a certain point. anyways i like this post haha
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