Gay movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gay movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, emotional, sincere, serious and melancholic films and TV shows about / with gay, gay kiss, homosexual, gays and lesbians, gender, friendship, male nudity, kiss, mother son relationship and homosexuality plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gay: Shelter (2007), Love, Simon (2018), G.B.F. (2013), Latter Days (2003), Get Real (1998), Beautiful Thing (1996), The Normal Heart (2014), The Way He Looks (2014), Philadelphia (1993), Beginners (2010).

List of gay movies

 7.8
 19K
Shelter (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach works dead-end jobs to support his sister and her son. Questioning his life, he paints, surfs and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe. When Gabe's older brother returns home for the summer, Zach ...
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Plot: coming out, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, young lovers, surfing, teenage life, grownups, best friends, homosexual, dysfunctional family, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
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 7.6
 79K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: homosexuality, lgbt, coming out, gay, love, gay lead character, sexual identity, closeted homosexual, friendship, parent child relationship, lgbt teen, homosexual ...
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 6.0
 10K
G.B.F. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, high school, friends, friendship, best friend, youth, teenage life, lgbt, high school life, gender, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 7.1
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, self discovery, homosexuality, romance, culture clash, lgbt, couples, fall in love, gender, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two drag-queens and a transsexual contract to perform a drag show at a resort in Alice Springs, a resort town in the remote Australian desert. They head west from Sydney aboard their lavender bus, Priscilla. En route, it is discovered that the woman ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, road movie, melancholic ...
Plot: transsexual, gay, transvestism, bus, desert, gender bending, gay slur, on the road, cross dressing, australian outback, buddies, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, south australia
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 7.6
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, friendship, gays and lesbians, romance, high school, gender, high school life, lifestyle, sexual exploration, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, realistic, gloomy, offbeat, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gay, sexuality, homosexuality, teenage love, gays and lesbians, coming of age, friendship, single parent, child abuse, homosexual, sexual attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
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The Normal Heart (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, terminal illness, homosexual, aids, life is a bitch, friendship, protest, fear, epidemic, prejudice, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983, year 1981, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., yale university
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The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: teenage love, gay, coming of age, homosexuality, friendship, gays and lesbians, coming out, blindness, lgbt, homosexual, gay teenager, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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 7.7
 204K
Philadelphia (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: No one would take his case until one man was willing to take on the system. Two competing lawyers join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops their courage overcomes the prejudice and ...
Style: touching, thought provoking, uplifting, sincere, compassionate ...
Plot: aids, courtroom drama, gay, lawyer, lawsuit, prejudice, judiciary, terminal illness, trial, human spirit, court, discrimination ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 7.2
 83K
Beginners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Plot: coming out, gay, terminal illness, cancer, father son relationship, secret, gay father, dying, grief, self discovery, lgbt, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, year 1971, year 1955 ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
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 7.6
 16K
Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A promising career with the police, a baby on the way... Marc's life seems to be right on track. Then he meets fellow policeman Kay and during their regular jogs Marc experiences a never-before-felt sense of ease and effortlessness -- and what ...
Style: touching, serious, sexual, tense, emotional ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming out, infidelity, strong sexual content, love affair, gay, lgbt, gender, gay love, love and romance, fall in love ...
Place: germany
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Tom at the Farm (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young man travels to an isolated farm for his lover's funeral where he's quickly drawn into a twisted, sexually charged game by his lover's aggressive brother.
Style: psychological, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, hidden identity, countryside, threat, manipulations, dishonesty, family problems, farm, dysfunctional family, psychopath, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada, quebec
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 6.7
 8K
Suicide Room (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Dominik is an ordinary boy. He's got loads of friends, the hottest girl in school, rich parents and money to spend on brand-name clothes. But one innocent kiss with a mate changes everything. He begins to isolate himself from the outside world, ...
Style: bleak, captivating, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: isolation, gay, suicide, escape from reality, self destructing, addiction, teenage boy, fictional reality, humiliation, youth, teenage life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland, europe
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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs like "Killer Queen", "Bohemian ...
Style: inspirational, touching, rough, sexy, based on true events ...
Plot: aids, rock band, singer, fame, music band, musician, rise to the top, gay, lgbt, friendship between men, girlfriend, desire for fame ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1976, year 1970, year 1985 ...
Place: britain, england, edinburgh scotland, rio de janeiro, germany
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 7.4
 13K
Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, humorous, light, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, summer camp, friendship, gays and lesbians, youth, gay, love triangle, romance, teenage love, fall in love, coming of age, teenage crush ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
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 7.6
 99K
A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, enigmatic, philosophical ...
Plot: love and romance, gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, tragic love, loneliness, homosexual, gay, broken heart, death, depression, teacher student relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
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Just a Question of Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his gay cousin dies from hepatitis, young Laurent, who lives with his best friend Carole, falls in love with Cedric, a plant scientist. He's afraid to inform his conservative parents that he is gay.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, couples, gay, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, secret love, parents and children, youth, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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The Man I Love (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This is a combination coming out and first love story. The swimmer and diver Lucard is interested in attractive Martin. The film follows the characters' coming out with all its difficulties, the bitter-sweet pleasures of first love and the ...
Style: captivating, touching, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, gay, love triangle, true love, aids, swimming pool, lifeguard, hiv positive, romance, friends, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, spain, marseille
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You'll Get Over It (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Vincent finds himself a victim of outing in his high school, he must accept to live with the drastic changes it provokes, and redefine his relationships with his friends and family.
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, sexual, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, high school, teenage love, friendship, love and romance, youth, teenage life, lifestyle, high school life, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 5.9
 10K
Savage Grace (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This examination of a famous scandal from the 1970s explores the relationship between Barbara Baekeland and her only son, Antony. Barbara, a lonely social climber unhappily married to the wealthy but remote plastics heir Brooks Baekeland, dotes on ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: incest, murder, gay, sexual relations, adultery, couple relations, scandal, socialite, love, family problems, crimes of passion, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 70s, 40s, 60s ...
Place: europe, england, london, usa, new york ...
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Make the Yuletide Gay (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The holidays get overly festive as Olaf "Gunn" Gunnunderson, an out-and-proud gay college student, crawls back into the closet to survive the holidays with his parents. But when his boyfriend, Nathan, shows up at their doorstep ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, gay, college, holiday, youth, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, disorder, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.8
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, sentimental, touching, serious ...
Plot: coming out, gay, romance, gays and lesbians, love and romance, parents and children, family relations, unfulfillment, society, gender, youth, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, tunisia, paris france
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 8.2
 14K
Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: semi serious, sincere, humorous, clever, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, friendship, artist, gay slur, direction and purpose, homosexual, gender, urban, sexual identity, everyday life, business venture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles, oakland california
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 6.1
 4K
Dream Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Nathan, a young teenager who tries to flourish in a romantic relationship with neighbour Roy. The two young men will have to face the brutal reality of the rural south of the United States in the late 1970s.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: small town, gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, first sex, coming of age, youth, self discovery, small town life, couples, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
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 7.6
 155K
Milk (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The story of California's first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, politics, discrimination, election, mayor, politician, gay, homosexual, protest, homosexuality, murder, civil rights ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1975, year 1977 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oklahoma, florida ...
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 6.6
 8K
4th Man Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Adam is your average working-class guy living in small-town America. He's an auto mechanic who spends his free time with his tight-knit band of bros, Chris, Nick and Ortu, with whom he does everything—poker, video games, shooting hoops, ...
Style: realistic, sweet, harsh, melancholic, witty ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gay, friendship, coming out, dating, sexual orientation, male friendship, sexual identity, lgbt, sexuality, dancing, marriage proposal, priest ...
Place: san francisco
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Isn't It Romantic (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: For a long time, Natalie, an Australian architect living in New York City, had always believed that what she had seen in rom-coms is all fantasy. But after thwarting a mugger at a subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Natalie wakes up ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, light, feel good, emotional
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, love triangle, cliche, best friend, love, cynic, trapped, architect, male objectification, musical number, imaginary, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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 7.2
 47K
Will & Grace (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Will Truman and Grace Adler are best friends living in New York, and when Grace's engagement falls apart, she moves in with Will. Together, along with their friends, they go through the trials of dating, sex, relationships and their careers, ...
Style: stylized, realistic, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sitcom, roommate, friendship, gay, supportive friend, love and romance, best friends, designer, dating, looking for love, singleness, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s ...
Place: new york, usa
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The Fruit Machine (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Michael are two 16-year-old gay friends from Liverpool. Berated by his father for his camp behavior, Eddie runs away from his Liverpool home and joins Michael, a streetwise hustler, who is also on the run.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, nightclub, youth, runaway, gay, friendship, witnessing a crime, on the run, obsession, best friends, gay lead character, friendship between boys ...
Time: 80s
Place: brighton, liverpool, europe, england
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