Not ‘Too Gay’ For The CoverMichael Douglas as Liberace and Matt Damon as his younger lover appear on the cover of the new Entertainment Weekly. This is the HBO movie that Director Steven Soderbergh said major movie distributors passed over because it was considered “too gay” for the big screen. “Nobody would make it. We went to everybody in town. They said it was too gay,” Soderbergh told The New York Post in January while promoting Behind the Candelabra.

Not ‘Too Gay’ For The Cover
Michael Douglas as Liberace and Matt Damon as his younger lover appear on the cover of the new Entertainment Weekly. This is the HBO movie that Director Steven Soderbergh said major movie distributors passed over because it was considered “too gay” for the big screen. “Nobody would make it. We went to everybody in town. They said it was too gay,” Soderbergh told The New York Post in January while promoting Behind the Candelabra.