As a critic who regularly reviews movies of gay interest, I hear this a lot. Do micro-budgeted gay indie movies tend to suck more? In fact, when I sat down to make this annual list, I was surprised by how quickly I came up with a number of truly outstanding films. And what do you know?
12 LGBTQ+ films with – gasp! – happy endings
Top Gay Movies and TV Shows | What to watch
The list below ranks the best gay and lesbian films on Netflix streaming in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Netflix service. And good news! This Netflix streaming list has nearly as many of the greatest queer movies as the traditional Netflix DVD service does. Or better yet, which ones are actually worth watching? We've got answers to both of those questions!
Olivia Wilde's Directorial Debut Is Changing The Game For Queer Teen Movies
Some of our favorite movies and TV shows have given us unforgettable LGBT characters who achieved strides in acceptance and representation for the community. In the fish-out-of-water cult comedy series, creator and star Daniel Levy's character, David gives the perfect analogy regarding his pansexuality. But I also drink white wine. And a couple summers back I tried a merlot that used to be a chardonnay. The show has managed to craft a world that is seemingly accepting of David's sexuality, with the topic going nearly unquestioned.
The day after Booksmart debuted at the SXSW Film Festival in March, the team behind the acclaimed teen comedy appeared in a panel together to discuss the film, about two overachieving high school seniors, Molly Beanie Feldstein and Amy Kaitlyn Dever , and their mad scramble to reclaim their social lives the night before graduation. Feldstein spoke these words with such matter-of-fact composure that one could be forgiven for not realizing that she had, in fact, just publicly come out. It did become a story, but barely. Then I met my girlfriend and I was like, Oh no, this is love.