Tag: homosexuality

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985) 6.8

My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)

Storyline:Much of the Pakistani Hussein family has settled in London, striving for the riches promised by Thatcherism. Nasser and his right hand man, Salim, have a number of small businesses and they do whatever they ...

Weirdos (2016) 6.7

Weirdos (2016)

Storyline:Nova Scotia. 1976. It's the weekend of the American Bicentennial and 15-year-old Kit is running away from home. Enlisting the help of his girlfriend Alice, Kit hitchhikes through the stunning maritime landsc...

Pariah (2011) 7.2

Pariah (2011)

Storyline:A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.User Reviews: For me there is no denying it that this was simply be...

Querelle (1982) 6.8

Querelle (1982)

Storyline:The French naval ship, Le Vengeur, based out of Marseille, has just docked in Brest for an extended stay. The ship's captain, Lieutenant Seblon, can see the passion in his men, which can as easily manifest i...

Daddy and the Muscle Academy (1991) 6.1

Daddy and the Muscle Academy (1991)

Storyline:Tom of Finland is one of the gay world's few authentic icons. His drawings have had an enormous influence on gay identity. Tom's ultimate leather men are known and seen everywhere. They are symbols of gay pr...

Brokeback Mountain (2005) 7.7

Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Storyline:Two young men, Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist, meet when they get a job as sheep herders on Brokeback Mountain. They are at first strangers, then they become friends. Throughout the weeks, they grow closer as ...

Velvet Goldmine (1998) 7

Velvet Goldmine (1998)

Storyline:London, 1971 - Flower Power is on the wane and floundering hippie troubadour Brian Slade feels old-fashioned and out of step until he experiences the raw power of rock musician and exhibitionist Curt Wild at...

Prayers for Bobby (TV Movie 2009) 8.1

Prayers for Bobby (TV Movie 2009)

Storyline:In "Prayers for Bobby," Mary Griffith (Sigourney Weaver) is a devout Christian who raises her children with the conservative teachings of the Presbyterian Church. However, when her son Bobby (Ryan Kelley) co...

The Strange One (1957) 6.9

The Strange One (1957)

Storyline:Jocko De Paris, cadet leader in a Southern military academy, so manipulates events that George Avery, Jr., son of the school's executive officer, is found drunk and expelled. Through various pressures, Jocko...

Teorema (1968) 7.2

Teorema (1968)

Storyline:A strange visitor in a wealthy family. He seduces the maid, the son, the mother, the daughter and finally the father before leaving a few days after. After he's gone, none of them can continue living as they...

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan (2020) 6.5

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan (2020)

Storyline:Presenting the life of two gay men who are in love, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan depicts their struggle to convince their families to accept the relationship. But things are never as easy as they seem and one...

In the House (2012) 7.3

In the House (2012)

Storyline:A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teac...

Before Stonewall (1984) 7.8

Before Stonewall (1984)

Storyline:New York City's Stonewall Inn is regarded by many as the site of gay and lesbian liberation since it was at this bar that drag queens fought back against police June 27-28, 1969. This documentary uses extens...

Secret Santa (2018) 5.0

Secret Santa (2018)

Storyline:“The holidays are a time for backstabbing and silent, annihilating judgment, but for the Pope family, the time-honored tradition of passive aggressive snark is always masked with a smile. But not this year. ...

Breakfast on Pluto (2005) 7.3

Breakfast on Pluto (2005)

Storyline:In the 1970s, a foundling lad, Patrick User Reviews:

The Secrets (2007) 6.9

The Secrets (2007)

Storyline:In The Secrets, two brilliant young women discover their own voices in a repressive orthodox culture where females are forbidden to sing, let alone speak out. Naomi, the studious, devoutly religious daughter...

My Summer of Love (2005) 6.3

My Summer of Love (2005)

Storyline:In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore togeth...

Boys on the Side (1995) 6.4

Boys on the Side (1995)

Storyline:After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City t...

Those People (2015) 6.8

Those People (2015)

Storyline:On Manhattan's gilded Upper East Side, a young gay painter is torn between an obsession with his infamous best friend and a promising new romance with an older foreign pianist.User Reviews:

Handsome Devil (2017) 7.1

Handsome Devil (2017)

Storyline:A music-mad 16-year-old outcast at a rugby-mad boarding school forms an unlikely friendship with his dashing new roommate.User Reviews: **Music, sport and then there's gay.**rnrnI have seen many gay films, b...

The Pass (2016) 6.8

The Pass (2016)

Storyline:The night before their debut game, two professional soccer players share a kiss. In a sporting world where image is everything, this surprising ‘pass’ sets the men up for a contrasting decade of fame and fai...

Gods and Monsters (1998) 7.1

Gods and Monsters (1998)

Storyline:It's 1957, and James Whale's heyday as the director of User Reviews:

Call Me Kuchu (2012) 7.3

Call Me Kuchu (2012)

Storyline:In Uganda, a new bill threatens to make homosexuality punishable by death. David Kato - Uganda's first openly gay man - and his fellow activists work against the clock to defeat the legislation while combati...

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972) 7.3

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972)

Storyline:Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer -- arrogant, caustic, and self-satisfied. She mistreats Marlene (her secretary, maid, and co-designer). Enter Karin, a 23-year-old beauty who wants to be a mod...