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A tedious exercise in filling in historical blanks through exhausted tropes.
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Tim Wolff's documentary is a diverting mix of colorful interviewees and footage from one such krewe's 40th anniversary ball, but it doesn't probe very deep.
As the film cuts back and forth between the present day and a historical survey of gay culture, its tone wavers between dutifully somber and irrepressibly funny.
Genial documentary combines extravagance of Mardi Gras drag with an underexposed story of early gay-rights achievements.
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