Ship of fools. (the Buzz).FOR GAY MOVIEGOERS with fond memories of Cuba Gooding Jr.'s take-no-crap gay character in As Good as It Gets, Gooding's farce Boat Trip has long had the smell of a maritime disaster. The comedy, which opened in March, sets two straight men on a gay cruise, forcing them to play gay in order to woo a bevy bevy
a flock of birds. of women who also happen to be on board (huh?). Reached before the film's premiere, GLAAD GLAAD Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation media spokesman Scott Seomin was looking on the bright side. Although he noted Boat Trip's failure to include more gay characters of color not of the white race; - commonly meaning, esp. in the United States, of negro blood, pure or mixed.
See also: Color , Seomin told The Buzz, "Many of the gay men defy stereotypes and end up being the do-gooders.... [Costar] Horatio Sanz's character develops a deeper understanding of gay men over the course of the film, and we hope that homophobic ho·mo·pho·bi·a
1. Fear of or contempt for lesbians and gay men.
2. Behavior based on such a feeling.
[homo(sexual) + -phobia. moviegoers will also have a change of heart while watching."
On the other hand, The Buzz was also struck by this dishy dish·y
adj. dish·i·er, dish·i·est
1. Slang Gossipy; sensational: published a dishy tell-all.
2. Chiefly British Slang Good-looking; attractive. comment from an online viewer: "Every cliche you can imagine about a gay man is implanted here and beaten ... until its last drop of life vanishes."