30 Jun '17, 8am

[Mothership] Hollywood’s first & only movie ever to be filmed entirely in S’pore featured LGBT themes https://t.co/KFjCi1DA3N

With Pink Dot just around the corner, let’s a look back at a Singapore-linked Hollywood movie from the past that actually touched on issues related to LGBTs (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender). St Jack , based on a novel by by Paul Theroux, was a controversial Hollywood movie released in 1979 that also featured Singapore. Advertisement Book cover of the novel St Jack by Paul Theroux. Source: Wikipedia Filmed entirely on location here between May and June 1978, the movie featured locations such as Bugis Street, Telok Kurau and the now-demolished Empress Place hawker centre. It remains the first and only Hollywood movie ever to be shot in Singapore. The film is set in the 1970s, when American soldiers came to Singapore during the Vietnam War as part of their R&R (rest and recuperation), which often saw them visiting prostitutes. Taking advantage of this trend, the movi...

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