Gay cinema movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gay cinema movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out gay cinema, lgbt cinema, homoerotic, realistic, touching and sexy films and TV shows about / with gay, male nudity, male objectification, gay kiss, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, gay sex, gay lead character and gay protagonist plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in Germany, USA, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gay cinema: Steel (2015), You're Killing Me (2015), Trouser Bar (2016), Hollywood (2020), Consequences (2018), Handsome Devil (2016), The Heroes of Evil (2015), To Forget Venice (1979), The Half of It (2020), The Head Mistress (1968).

List of gay cinema movies

Steel (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Daniel, a successful TV journalist living life in the fast lane, has fallen into a deep depression. His seemingly perfect life suddenly collapses under him when panic attacks force him to deal with himself and his past.
Style: homoerotic, queer cinema, lgbt cinema, gay cinema, romantic ...
Plot: gay, depression, mental illness, childhood trauma, panic attack, nightclub, celebrity interview, age difference, agoraphobia, journalist, gay interest, car accident ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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You're Killing Me (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Joe just told his boyfriend, George, that he is a serial killer. George thinks that his boyfriend, Joe, is hilarious... and he just saw Patricia Arquette at Target!!! In the horror/comedy hybrid, 'You're Killing Me', we take a look at ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, homoerotic, humorous, topical humor ...
Plot: criminal, doctor patient relationship, serial killer, serial murder, gay lead character, gay, gay protagonist, mentally unstable protagonist, criminal as protagonist, psychopath as protagonist, killer as protagonist, multiple deaths ...
Place: los angeles
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Trouser Bar (2016)
Genre: Short, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 20 min.
Story: According to producer David McGillivray, "John Gielgud was obsessed with trousers, loved corduroy and leather. And so he wrote a film set in a menswear shop." Screenplay was originally penned for the late filmmaker Peter de Rome.
Style: gay cinema, romanticism, sexy, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: fetish, fetishism, gay interest, gay, obsession, undressing, voyeur, voyeurism, exhibitionist, naked in public, secretly observing, bar ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: britain
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Hollywood (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 347 min.
Story: A group of aspiring actors and filmmakers in post-World War II Hollywood try to make it big — no matter the cost.
Style: funny, social, sexploitation film, gay cinema, colourful
Plot: hollywood, follow your dream, homosexuality, sexual harassment, film industry, screenwriter, aspiring actor, prostitution, racial discrimination, career, vicious, sexploitation ...
Time: 1940s
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Consequences (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovenia, Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After being sent to a youth detention centre, 18-year-old Andrej has to fight for his place within the group of inmates while getting closer to Željko, their informal leader, and struggling to keep his repressed secret in the dark.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, gay cinema ...
Plot: closeted homosexual, closeted gay, troubled youth, friendship between men, blackmail, secret, friendship, gang leader, manipulation, gay protagonist, sexual repression, repressed sexuality ...
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Handsome Devil (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A music-mad 16-year-old outcast at a rugby-mad boarding school forms an unlikely friendship with his dashing new roommate.
Style: captivating, disturbing, touching, thought provoking, gay cinema
Plot: gay teenager, gay slur, homosexuality, gay, friendship between men, team, outcast, gay crush, friendship, loner, misfit, school ...
Place: ireland
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The Heroes of Evil (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three teenagers, brought together from bullying, indulge in petty theft, sex and drugs. They inevitably realize they can resort to violence to take revenge on everyone who has humiliated them: students, teachers and other outcasts. One of them ...
Style: suspense, tense, touching, psychological, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: bullying, revenge, adolescence, juvenile delinquency, attempted murder, underage drinking, theft, prostitute, teenage sex, friends, homeless man, being followed ...
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To Forget Venice (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A brother, Earland Josephson, returns to his family home to visit his sister in the Italian countryside. He brings with him his young male lover. In the house with the sister are two women, one of whom, Mariangela Melato, takes care of the farm. The ...
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema
Plot: closeted gay, blood, singer, flashback, wedding, prayer, topless woman, wedding dress, barefoot male, unfaithful husband, man wearing towel, silhouette ...
Place: italy, venice
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The Half of It (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.
Style: touching, compassionate, humorous, light, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, introvert, teenager, first love, loneliness, small town, shyness, hopes, asian, high school life, love, crush ...
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The Head Mistress (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A man pretends to be an imbecile so that he may work at an all girl's school.
Style: gay cinema, sex comedy, lgbt cinema, fairy tale
Plot: forced sex, learning the truth, death by hanging, girls' school, seductive woman, evil woman, bloody face, teacher student sex, death of pregnant woman, metamorphosis, loss of girlfriend, misandry ...
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Luster (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An irreverent and refreshing take on the queer world of sex, lust and unrequited love. Lanky, blue haired Jackson, record store employee and poet, is in love with most of the men in his life! A refreshing departure from the typical gay love story, ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, romance, sexual relations, unfulfilled love, couples, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, singleness, gay lead character, infidelity, unrequited love, s&m ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iowa, usa, los angeles, california
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The Visitor (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cibrâil, a young policeman, is living happily with his girlfriend in Berlin. He is well integrated in society despite his Turkish background. One day his girlfriend's cousin comes to stay and Cibrâil's life is turned upside down.
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: shared shower, gay protagonist, jogging, visit, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual identity, swimming, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, taking a shower, beard ...
Place: berlin germany, germany, central europe
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The Trio (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zobel and Karl are a long time gay couple who live together in a trailer home with Lizzie, Zobel's spunky daughter from a heterosexual misadventure. Together these three form a team of thieves who eke out an existence as pickpockets. After a ...
Style: offbeat, sexual, sexy, realistic, clever ...
Plot: family relations, on the road, love and romance, dealing with death, gays and lesbians, parents and children, single parent, couples, love triangle, gender, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
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Burnt Money (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, touching ...
Plot: betrayal, heist, gay, couples, couple relations, crimes, crime gone awry, disorder, deadly, gays and lesbians, chase, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 90s, year 1965, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america, uruguay, buenos aires argentina, brazil ...
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Vampire Boys (2011)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Jasin and his vampire brood's time is running out. In order for them to survive, Jasin needs to find a mortal to turn into a vampire to spend eternity with. Los Angeles provides plenty of young candidates. The brood has their eyes set on Tara, ...
Style: serious, sexy, suspense, captivating, psychotronic ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, supernatural romance, love triangle, danger, deadly, student, gay relationship, imaginary, dangerous attraction, eternity, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: romantic, psychological, disturbing, captivating, gay cinema ...
Plot: dancing, gay sex, first gay sexual experience, gay, gay slur, lgbt, coming out, gay romance, gay lead character, rivalry, fight, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), georgia, tbilisi
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The Best Way to Walk (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a vacation camp somewhere in the French country, 1960. Marc et Philippe are two of the counsellors. Marc is very virile, while Philippe is more reserved. A night, Marc surprises Philippe dressed and made-up like a woman. From now on, he will keep ...
Style: humorous, psychological, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: racism, summer camp, friendship, friends, teenage love, power relations, self discovery, gender, sexual relations, love and romance, teaching the ways of the world, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france, france
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1:54 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Tim is a bit of a loner. At school he gravitates towards another shy boy and they become friends. But the verbal and physical bullying by a gang of kids, as well as an aggressive use of social media, unsettle Tim’s new mate and he backs away from ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: runner, high school sports, gay, gay teenager, bullying, high school, gay slur, teenager, running, secretly observing, gay athlete, suicidal thoughts ...
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New Dubai (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 55 min.
Story: In a middle class neighborhood in a city in the countryside of Brazil, the real estate speculation is a menace to the affective memory of a group of friends. Their answer to this imminent transformation is to fuck in the construction sites. And what ...
Style: gay cinema, queer cinema, avant garde
Plot: gay latino, suicide, gay sex, gay love, city, politics, real estate, friendship, lgbt, large penis, exhibitionism, cruising ...
Place: brazil
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Bulgarian Lovers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A straight-laced Spanish man falls in love with a young foreigner.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, sexy, semi serious, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, gay lead character, love affair, dangerous attraction, gay, bar, wedding, immigrants, sex, love triangle, money, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, spain, europe, madrid, berlin germany ...
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The Gay Deceivers (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Danny and Elliot avoid military service by pretending to be gay, but they have to act the part when the recruiting officer doesn't buy it.
Style: cult film, lgbt cinema, gay cinema, homoerotic
Plot: masked man, homosexual, fairy, fairy godmother, brother sister relationship, fiancee, investigation, seductive behavior, biblical reference, overheard conversation, closeted gay, man dressed as woman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, miami, san francisco
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A Blast (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Bosnia and Herzegovina, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Running away on the highway, Maria is alone in her roaring SUV. Behind her, fire and a case full of money. In front of her, the hopeless vastness of the motorway. Only a day before she was a caring mother, a loving wife, a responsible daughter. ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating, non-linear ...
Plot: on the run, love affair, couples, dishonesty, infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, life turned upside down, danger, rivalry, crimes, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
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Wilde (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, gay lead character, obsession, gays and lesbians, gay protagonist, hypocrisy, courtroom drama, writer's life, prison, gay slur, homosexual ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 90s, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
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From the Edge of the City (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Minority-group Greeks from an outer suburb of Athens struggle with their life on society's fringe and exploitation of one another.
Style: gloomy, rough, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: prostitute, immigrants, suburbs, culture clash, lifestyle, juvenile delinquency, ocean or sea, friends, down on your luck, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, urban ghetto life ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, greece, europe, italy, athens greece ...
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Mixed Kebab (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ibrahim chooses to fall for young and handsome Kevin over marrying his cute but expensive cousin Elif while kid brother Furkan converts to Islamic fundamentalism.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, gay cinema ...
Plot: family relations, muslim, tradition, gay couple, self discovery, culture clash, interracial relations, society, opposites attract, lgbt, gay relationship, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, antwerp, europe, turkey
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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: serious, touching, sentimental, sincere, avant garde ...
Plot: gay, male prostitute, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, aids, fall in love, youth, friendship, life is a bitch, bully, coming of age ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1984
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland, morocco
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My Big Gay Italian Wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A father, who calls himself "open" and tolerant and fights against any form of discrimination, reveals himself as not so liberal when his son announces the engagement to his partner. Overwhelmed by the news, he regresses into the most ...
Style: light, humorous, captivating, feel good, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay marriage, gay couple, coming out, marriage proposal, reconciliation, catholic church, priest, gay lead character, meet the parents, family relations, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, berlin germany
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Jesus (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Germany, Greece, Colombia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 18-year-old Jesús lives with his stern, somewhat unaffectionate father in Santiago, Chile. When not doing drugs, having casual sex or simply slouching in front of the TV, Jesús and his friends perform in a K-pop boyband. But his routine is thrown ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, homoerotic
Plot: gay teenager, male male kiss, gay slur, fellatio, gay interest, handjob, post coital scene, oral sex, gay protagonist, drunk, blow job, public urination ...
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The Happy Prince (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Italy, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, ...
Style: gay cinema, fairy tale
Plot: gay, gay romance, gay lead character, downfall, portrait of an artist, writers, gay youth, father son relationship, flashback, gay love, exile, gay interest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england
Place: paris france, london, naples italy
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M/M (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Wayward Canadian, Matthew, crushed by the isolation of being new to Berlin, turns his sexual desires toward Matthias that spiral into a dark fixation of assumed identity. Soon, this obsessive power struggle between the two, careens toward brutal ...
Style: homoerotic, gay cinema, lgbt cinema
Plot: obsession, intimacy, wannabe, lgbt, techno, nightclub, stalker, muse, techno music, shower, sex scene, man in underwear ...
Place: berlin germany
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