Interior. Leather Bar. Reviews

April 10, 2014
"Interior. Leather Bar." is a Rubik's Cube of a movie, an intriguing, layered puzzle that isn't easily solved.
March 6, 2014
We see brief, graphic shots of naked actors performing sexual acts. But it's the conversations about what those depictions represent that truly provoke.
March 6, 2014
It largely consists of Franco musing about depictions of homosexual activity on film.
March 4, 2014
The vagueness feels like a term paper you have to grade.
March 4, 2014
Simultaneously an act of creation and deconstruction.
January 3, 2014
"Interior. Leather Bar" is ultimately more an idea for movie than a movie, the rap sessions ramble, and it feels half-baked by the time it gets to its climactic twist, which isn't as clever as it thinks.
January 2, 2014
Uses the notorious Friedkin movie as a starting point for a discussion about identity, perception, an actor's mask and the fear and power of on-screen sexuality.
January 2, 2014
A particularly risible nothing whose premise alone betrays the paucity of Franco's imagination and wit.
January 2, 2014
A partly authentic, partly scripted behind-the-scenes featurette that never quite conveys the star's "high/curious" interest in all things taboo.
January 2, 2014
The hourlong experiment is mainly for queer-theory students and Francomaniacs.
January 2, 2014
A cheerfully unsettling exploration of mainstream representations of male homosexuality.
Top Critic
January 21, 2013
Interior. Leather Bar ultimately rings hollow in its diatribe and agenda because its chief instigator refuses to open up.