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, sincere, emotional, serious and talky films and TV shows about / with gay, gay kiss, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, friendship, gender, gay sex, male nudity, mother son relationship and gay relationship plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gay: Love, Simon (2018), Shelter (2007), The Way He Looks (2014), Free Fall (2013), Latter Days (2003), Call Me by Your Name (2017), Brokeback Mountain (2005), Get Real (1998), Dream Boy (2008), Out in the Dark (2012).

List of gay movies

 7.6
 90K
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, sweet, emotional, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, lgbt, gay lead character, coming out, lgbt teen, gay relationship, homosexuality, homosexual, love, high school, parent child relationship ...
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 7.7
 20K
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: gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, coming out, best friends, grownups, homosexual, gay teenager, dysfunctional family, teenage life, homosexuality, surfing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
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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, serious, sentimental, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, homosexuality, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay couple, blindness, friendship, coming of age, blind character, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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 7.6
 17K
Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 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: atmospheric, touching, disturbing, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay love, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, forbidden love, lgbt, love affair, coming out, fall in love, gay slur, strong sexual content ...
Place: germany
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 7.0
 17K
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, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, one night stand, fall in love, self discovery, family relations, strong sexual content, romance, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
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Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, homoerotic, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, gay relationship, gay teenager, gay, summer, teenage boy, homosexuality, first love, gay love, homosexual, love, gay romance ...
Time: year 1983
Place: italy
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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: melancholic, emotional, sincere, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, homosexual, forbidden love, gay romance, cowboy, tragic love, gay slur, closeted homosexual, male nudity ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: texas, usa, wyoming, mexico
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 7.5
 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: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gay teenager, friendship, gender, romance, youth, lifestyle, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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 6.2
 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: touching, serious, sentimental, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, small town, homosexual rape, gay couple, dysfunctional family, gay relationship, gender, youth, teenage love, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
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Out in the Dark (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two young men — a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer — meet and fall in love amidst personal and political intrigue in this striking debut feature from Israeli director Michael Mayer.
Style: emotional, sincere, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: gay, forbidden love, gay relationship, gay couple, impossible love, love affair, society, romance, israeli palestinian conflict, homosexuality, patriotism, politics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993, 1990s
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel, asia
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 7.5
 160K
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: thought provoking, realistic, touching, serious, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, discrimination, politics, homosexual, politician, civil rights, election, protest, mayor, murder, morality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976, year 1975, year 1972 ...
Place: california, san francisco, usa, oklahoma, wisconsin ...
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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, sincere, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, homosexuality, gay teenager, coming out, lgbt teen, gays and lesbians, lgbt, sexuality, friendship, teenage love, homosexual, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
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 5.9
 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, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay lead character, high school, friends, coming out, friendship, lgbt, teenage life, best friend, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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House of Boys (2009)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A glamorous, colourful coming-of-age story that follows the dramatic journey of Frank, a high school kid in 1984 through an exciting world of sex and music, when his deep new passion is suddenly turned into a struggle for courage, facing a new ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sincere, avant garde ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, male prostitute, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, aids, youth, fall in love, friendship, life is a bitch, bully, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1984
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland, morocco
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 6.8
 5K
Boy Culture (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, gay teenager, confession, gay african american, lgbt, intergenerational friendship, homosexual, friendship, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, washington state
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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: gay, aids, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, homosexual, life is a bitch, friendship, protest, fear, epidemic, prejudice, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983, year 1982, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., yale university
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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, touching, serious, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, coming out, couples, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, gay love, gay slur, gay relationship, secret love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 5.6
 891
Like a Brother (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings
Style: homoerotic, serious, touching, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, erection, friendship, gay sex, gay relationship, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, fish out of water, male friendship, erotica, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Hidden Kisses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nathan, 16, lives alone with his father Stephane. A newcomer in high school, he is invited to a party and falls in love with Louis, a boy in his class. They find themselves out of sight and kiss each other, but someone takes a picture of them. Soon, ...
Style: melancholic, realistic, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: gay lead character, gay, homosexuality, gay son, gay protagonist, gay bashing, lgbt, coming out, gay romance, forbidden love, gay slur, love ...
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Alex Strangelove (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex ...
Style: queer cinema
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: homosexuality, gay, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, high school, coming out, prom, frat party, male virgin, girlfriend, sexual fantasy, seduction ...
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 7.4
 3K
Mario (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two young gay soccer players get caught up between the politics of the game and the politics of love. In Swiss German.
Style: touching, sentimental, psychological, captivating
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay romance, lgbt, gay protagonist, forbidden love, career, ambition, best friend, soccer match, falling in love, father son relationship ...
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 7.6
 103K
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, philosophical, enigmatic ...
Plot: depression, gays and lesbians, gay, tragic love, broken heart, haunted by the past, loneliness, love and romance, homosexual, death, teacher student relationship, best friends ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
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 8.2
 15K
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, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gay couple, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, friendship, gay slur, male friendship, everyday life, direction and purpose, looking for love, businessman, business venture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles, oakland california
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 7.4
 12K
Boys (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet 15-year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: gay teenager, gay, teenage love, friendship, gay relationship, gay love, gay romance, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, gays and lesbians, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
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Gewoon Vrienden (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Romantic comedy about two young men, their relationship and their relationship with their mothers.
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, light, homoerotic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, gay lead character, gay couple, gay romance, romance, homosexuality, youth, cultural difference, gay love, father son relationship, loneliness ...
Place: amsterdam
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No Night Is Too Long (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young Tim Cornish's life has begun with great promise. Blessed with extraordinary good looks, Tim enjoyed much attention and cared little of broken hearts. At University he was a favored student in a prestigious creative writing course, but a ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, captivating, suspense
Plot: gay, murder, gays and lesbians, obsession, gay romance, betrayal, love affair, love and romance, redemption, lgbt, passion, opera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, england
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 6.6
 1K
Akron (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benny, a college freshman at the University of Akron, Ohio meets and falls for fellow freshman Christopher at a football game. With the support of their families and friends they embark on a new relationship. But a tragic event in the past involving ...
Style: talky, emotional, atmospheric, sincere, captivating ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay couple, gay student, gay romance, gay relationship, tragic event, introspection, love and romance, character study, love, stereotypes ...
Place: usa
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 6.7
 9K
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: talky, light, realistic, touching, romantic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gay, friendship, coming out, dating, relationships, prejudice, women, fall in love, loneliness, family, happy ending, sexuality ...
Place: san francisco
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Children of God (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bahamas
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Johnny (Johnny Ferro) is an art student in Nassau whose technique is perfect, but he’s creatively blocked. His teacher sends him off to the rural island of Eleuthera where he meets Romeo (Stephen Tyrone Williams), a hot musician. They begin a ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gender, couples, society, coming out, youth, religions or cults, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, art, religion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, caribbean
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 8.3
 18K
Queer as Folk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay relationship, gay love, lgbt, homosexual, gay, homosexuality, discrimination, gender, age difference, gay teenager, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh
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