Four films in theaters this month

By Tuesday Mahrle, March 2020 Issue.

Run This Town

In Theaters March 6 | Rated R | 69 Minutes | Drama

When young Bram (Ben Platt), a newspaper reporter in Toronto, uncovers scandalous information about the city’s mayor, Rob Ford (Damian Lewis), he finds himself moving from desk job to hard-hitting news reporter. Ford’s close aides Ashley (Nina Dobrev) and Kamal (Mena Massoud) are trying to spin Bram’s story while he’s probing them for information. Scott Speedman, Gill Bellows, and Jennifer Ehle also star in this salacious drama.

My Spy

In Theaters March 13 | Rated PG-13 | 102 Minutes | Action, Comedy, Family

Hardened CIA operative JJ (Dave Bautista) is tasked with surveying a family undercover. When nine-year-old Sophie (Chloe Coleman) discovers he’s watching them, she blackmails him into teaching her to be a spy in exchange for keeping his identity a secret. Hilarious and heartwarming, this movie is fun for the whole family.

The Informer

In Theaters March 13 | Rated R | 113 Minutes | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Pete Koslow is a former Special Ops soldier who finds himself jailed after engaging in a fight in order to protect his wife. He’s given the opportunity to get an early release if he becomes an informant for the FBI. Pete finds himself caught in the crosshairs when an undercover cop is killed during a sting operation. He must return to prison to find a way to save his family from the mob, the NYPD and the FBI. This film stars Joel Kinnaman, Rosamund Pike, Clive Oven, and Common.


In Theaters March 27 | Not Yet Rated | 129 Minutes | Drama, Action, Adventure

An all-star, all-Asian cast that includes Yifei Liu as Mulan, Donnie Yen, Jet Li, and Gong Li present Mulan, the live-action story of a young girl fighting against all odds. When the Chinese Emperor decrees that a man from every family must serve in the Imperial Army, Hua Mulan, the oldest daughter of an ailing warrior, masquerades as a man to save her father’s life. Mulan is an inspiring story for all women, proving that anything he can do, she can do better.

WhistlePig + Alfa Romeo F1

SHOREHAM, VT (September 13, 2023) — WhistlePig Whiskey, the leaders in independent craft whiskey, and Alfa Romeo F1 Team Stake are waving the checkered flag on a legend-worthy release that’s taking whiskey to G-Force levels. The Limited Edition PiggyBack Legends Series: Alfa Romeo F1 Team Stake Barrel is a high Rye Whiskey selected by the Alfa Romeo F1 Team Stake drivers, with barrels trialed in their wind tunnel to ensure a thrilling taste in every sip.

The third iteration in WhistlePig’s Single Barrel PiggyBack Legends Series, the Alfa Romeo F1 Team Stake Barrel is bottled at 96.77 proof, a nod to Valtteri Bottas’ racing number, 77, and the precision of racing. Inspired by Zhou Guanyu, the first Chinese F1 driver, this Rye Whiskey is finished with lychee and oolong tea. Herbal and floral notes of the oolong tea complement the herbaceous notes of WhistlePig’s signature PiggyBack 100% Rye, rounded out with a juicy tropical fruit finish and a touch of spice.

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by Spectrum Medical Care Center

Nurse Practitioner Ari Kravitz

When I started medical transition at 20 years old, it was very difficult to get the care I needed for hormone replacement therapy because there are very few providers trained in starting hormones for trans people, even though it’s very similar to the hormones that we prescribe to women in menopause or cisgender men with low testosterone.

I hope more providers get trained in LGBTQ+ healthcare, so they can support patients along their individual gender journey, and provide the info needed to make informed decisions about their body. I’ve personally seen my trans patients find hope and experience a better quality of life through hormone replacement therapy.

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Descanso Resort swimming pool and lounge area

Descanso Resort, Palm Springs' premier destination for gay men, just received Tripadvisor's highest honor, a Travelers' Choice "Best of the Best" award for 2023. Based on guests' reviews and ratings, fewer than 1% of Tripadvisor's 8 million listings around the world receive the coveted "Best of the Best" designation. Descanso ranked 12th in the top 25 small inns and hotels category in the United States. Quite an accomplishment!

Open less than two years, Descanso Resort offers gay men a relaxing and luxurious boutique hotel experience just minutes away from Palm Springs' buzziest restaurants, nightclubs, and shopping. Descanso has quickly established itself as a top destination for sophisticated gay travelers, earning hundreds of 5-star guest reviews and consistently ranking in Trapadvisor's top positions alongside brother properties Santiago Resort and Twin Palms Resort.

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