Gay asian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gay asian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual, serious, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with gay asian, gay, gay kiss, love and romance, gender, romance, gays and lesbians, couples, friendship and coming out plots mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres shot in Hong Kong, USA, Taiwan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gay asian: Two Weddings and a Funeral (2012), Eternal Summer (2006), First Love and Other Pains (1999), Love Me Not (2012), Nobody's Watching (2017), Soundless Wind Chime (2009), Under One Roof (2002), Saving Face (2004), Happy Together (1997), Lan Yu (2001).

List of gay asian movies

Two Weddings and a Funeral (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Kimjho Gwang-soo is one of the most recognized Korean gay activist as well as a filmmaker. This is his feature debut as a director and producer. A queer movie that delivers the goods—humorous and touching—and fulfills the director’s wish for a ...
Style: captivating, humorous, unusual plot structure, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: gay asian, lgbt, marriage, gay couple, fake marriage, gay, lesbian, gay slur, gay friend, coming out, family relations, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: korea
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Eternal Summer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three high school students experience the perks and pitfalls of love in director Leste Chen’s sensitive tale of friendship and yearning.
Style: sentimental, sexy, realistic, serious, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, school, unrequited love, high school, coming of age, high school friend, loneliness, gay, gay teenager, gay asian, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong, taipei
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First Love and Other Pains (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Across the boundaries they find each other... in this post-colonial romance. A cynical English professor discovers love in the form of an admiring student. But is it too late for him to find happiness?
Style: queer cinema
Plot: homosexual, older man younger man relationship, teacher student relationship, gay, gay asian, coming out, teacher student sex, hospital, bathtub, university, passed out drunk, gay kiss ...
Place: hong kong
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 5.6
 51
Love Me Not (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sweet and daring portrait of blurred sexuality and love complications, this independent feature tells the story of Dennis and Aggie, pals since primary school and roommates for five years. He works in a painting studio while she’s a photographer ...
Style: sexy, contemplative, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: breakup, friendship, lesbian relationship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, roommate, gay parent, sexual orientation, jealousy, gay asian, friend, female director, watching pornography ...
Place: hong kong
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Nobody's Watching (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Colombia, Brazil, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nico is a young Argentine actor fighting to build a career in the US, without assistance, or connections, never too far from heart-breaking failure, but often blinded by the mirage of immediate success.
Style: gay cinema, sexy, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: gay club, gay friend, actor, gay, gay lead character, gay latino, gay relationship, ex lover, gay interest, immigrants, gay protagonist, gay asian ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, buenos aires argentina
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Soundless Wind Chime (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ricky leaves Hong Kong for Switzerland to look for the lost soul and the past of his deceased Swiss lover, Pascal. Ricky struggles with the confusion of memories, reality and illusion.
Plot: gay asian, gay relationship, death of mother, pickpocket, cultural difference, flash forward, swiss, gay sex, male nudity, death, flashback, old woman ...
Place: hong kong, switzerland, beijing china
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 5.8
 513
Under One Roof (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's Sex and the City meets The Wedding Banquet for young San Franciscan Daniel Chang, living at home with his clueless, traditional mother. Desperate for a grandchild, she's eager to see him married and spends much of her time planning ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, family relations, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, parents and children, couples, social differences, first gay sexual experience, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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 7.4
 10K
Saving Face (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Chinese-American lesbian and her traditionalist mother are reluctant to go public with secret loves that clash against cultural expectations.
Style: touching, inter cultural, romantic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lgbt, coming out, generation gap, lesbian love, romance, lesbian sex, parents and children, fish out of water, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, hong kong, manhattan new york city, shanghai china ...
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 7.8
 23K
Happy Together (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple take a trip to Argentina in search of a new beginning, but instead find themselves drifting ever further apart.
Style: emotional, stylized, atmospheric, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: romance, alienation, friendship, couple relations, gay asian, gay, longing, disorder, couples, angel, lifestyle, prostitute ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, 1990s
Place: argentina, hong kong, asia, latin america, taipei ...
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 7.1
 2K
Lan Yu (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love story between a country boy in Beijing to study and a wealthy businessman set against the backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident
Style: captivating, sincere, sentimental, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: older man younger man relationship, love affair, gay, gay relationship, social differences, fighting the system, lifestyle, couples, political unrest, society, romance, politics ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, year 1989
Place: beijing china, china, asia, america, hong kong ...
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 6.1
 1K
Spa Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Korean-American man works to reconcile his obligations to his struggling immigrant family with his burgeoning sexual desires in the underground world of gay hookups at Korean spas in Los Angeles.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, psychological, sincere
Plot: gay teenager, korean american, spa, gay, immigrants, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, closeted homosexual, gay slur, alcoholic father, college ...
Place: los angeles, korea
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 4.8
 238
Iron Ladies 2 (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sequel to the surprise hit about a gay volleyball team having troubles with their success and fame, and how they reunite after they split because of creative differences.
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Plot: team, volleyball, gay asian, coming out, transvestism, crying, transvestite, gay bar, fire, homosexual, beach volleyball, gay ...
Place: thailand, china
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The Iron Ladies (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The two main characters, Mon and Jung, play two gay transvestites, who had been constantly overlooked by volleyball coaches because of their appearance. However, when a local team changes coaches, the new coach holds tryouts for a new team. When Mon ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, inspirational, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transsexual, transvestite, volleyball, transvestism, gay, coming out, gender bending, against the odds, gay athlete, contests and competitions, athlete's life, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, california, london
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 6.9
 753
In the Family (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: In the town of Martin, Tennessee, Chip Hines, a precocious six year old, has only known life with his two dads, Cody and Joey. And a good life it is. When Cody dies suddenly in a car accident, Joey and Chip struggle to find their footing again. Just ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, queer cinema, sexy, sincere
Plot: gay couple, father son relationship, gay protagonist, lgbt, interracial relations, teacher, gay love, gay rights, family relations, teacher student relationship, friendship, death of partner ...
Time: year 2006, year 2002
Place: tennessee
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Lost in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Khoi, a naive twenty-year-old, travels to Ho Chi Minh City from the countryside to begin a new life. It's his first time in the big city and he's looking for a place to live. He befriends Dong, a handsome extrovert who offers to share his ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, prostitute, love affair, gay relationship, pimp, mentally challenged, friends, gender, love and romance, love triangle, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam, saigon
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Drifting Flowers (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three poetic tales of seeking the true identity. In the first story, Jing, a blind singer, falls in love with her band's tomboy accordionist Diego. In another time and place, Lily, an elderly lesbian and Yen, her gay friend, create an ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gender, lgbt, love affair, feminism, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couples, mother daughter relationship, friendship, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, taiwan
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Present Perfect: Thai Film (2017)
Genre: Romance
Country: Thailand, Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following a painful breakup, Toey decides to heal his broken heart in Higashikawa town where he meets Oat, who is on his bachelor finale trip. From stranger to friends, romance spark off between the two. Before returning to the "real" ...
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, gay relationship, gay romance, bisexuality, gay lead character, breakup, coming of age, gay protagonist, gay interest, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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 6.0
 36
Boy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Boy ('the helper') tells the story of an invisible member of our society, an illegal Filipino cleaner. He has no name. Moving continuously from one location to the other, he is living between being seen and being invisible, between his ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, gay relationship, filipino, illegal alien, pole dancer, suicide, gay lead character, gay asian, gay friend, gay club, photographer ...
Place: netherlands
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 6.0
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Men and Women (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Xiao Bo arrives in Beijing, gets a job at a boutique, and is invited to stay with his lady boss, Ah Qing, and her husband, Kang. Knowing that Xiao Bo is still single, his host tries to introduce him to her best friend, Ah Meng. After a few dates, Ah ...
Plot: jealousy, urban, male homosexuality, urban setting, lesbian, homosexual, gay asian, gay, adultery, homosexuality
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The Outsiders (1986)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on the book written by author Pai Hsien-yung and first published in 1983 in Taiwan. A-Qing, a young student is discovered during sex by a night watchman, young A-Qing is beaten and expelled from home by his violent abusive father. In a public ...
Plot: bird, scrapbook, theft, forgiveness, dancing, friend, model, photographer, singer, homelessness, gay teenager, taxi ...
Place: taiwan, taipei, china, manhattan new york city, new york
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 6.2
 972
Formula 17 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: More interested in romance than sex, "Formula 17" swoons with youthful innocence. Naive country-boy Tien-Tsai travels to Taipei, where his quest to lose his virginity is impeded by his insistence on finding true love first. The film's ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gay teenager, gays and lesbians, friendship, love and romance, young lovers, teenage love, teenage life, looking for love, fall in love, true love, friends, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
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Cut Sleeve Boys (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two British Chinese gay men decides to re-examine their lives following a death of their friend. Mel sleeps around whilst rejecting the love of Todd and Ash decides to cross dress to find his knight in shining armour.
Style: witty, touching, semi serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, coming out, aging, looking for love, self discovery, starting over, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, betrayal, hopes, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia, london, dubai, united kingdom
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 6.1
 893
You I Love (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Vera and Tim are successful young professionals. Everything changes one night when Tim hits a young Kalmyk immigrant to Moscow, Uloomji, with his car. The two men begin a affair while Vera struggles to comprehend their bond and her boyfriend's ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, love triangle, infidelity, faked death, open relationship, couples, romance, lifestyle, sexual relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, gay slur ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Introverted Weichung has been married to Feng for nine years. They have one son together, and Feng would like to have another child with him. One day Stephen, an old friend who now organises weddings, appears and encourages Weichung to return to the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, romance, couple relations, couples, gay husband, family relations, old friend, friendship, job promotion, rejection, wooing, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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 6.4
 119
Bugis Street (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Singapore
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It’s monsoon season in Singapore. Bugis Street, the epicentre of multisexual nightlife and unchained libido, is where a band of hedonistic, transidentical poeple has taken root at wacky love hotel SinSin.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), transsexual, prostitute, transvestism, gender, power relations, gender bending, innocence lost, urban, sexual content, youth, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: singapore, asia, malaysia
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 5.5
 865
Amphetamine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Openly gay banker Daniel debates whether to return to Australia or stay in Hong Kong when he meets Kafka, a straight swimming instructor. The young men fall in love, believing that their love can bridge anything, despite their difference in ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: drug abuse, gay, love affair, haunted by the past, self discovery, addiction, tragic love, gender, life is a bitch, destiny, couples, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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 5.2
 245
End of Love (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stuck in a Christian 'rehabilitation' camp, Ming recalls his double life, a whirlwind of sex and drugs as a rent boy, and a sedate, romantic life with the older and more conservative Yen. Secrets and lies haunt their relationship, as ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, gloomy, sexual
Plot: betrayal, drug abuse, coming out, introspection, couples, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, society, prostitute, lovers reunited, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Chicken Tikka Masala (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jimi (Chris Bisson), the Chopra family's only son, gets caught off guard when his high-handed parents (Saeed Jaffrey and Jamila Massey) announce an arranged marriage to Simran (Jinder Mahal), a lovely girl from a respectable family. Problem is, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, arranged marriage, forbidden love, love affair, culture clash, family gatherings, fall in love, family life, couples, opposites attract, society, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
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 5.6
 330
Innocent (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 17-year-old Eric follows his parents to immigrate to Canada and is thus forced to confront different emotional and cultural problems. He must not only adjust to the new environment, but also come to terms with his homosexuality. Standing at the ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, captivating, touching, sexual ...
Plot: immigrants, forbidden love, self discovery, culture clash, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, society, family relations, coming out, dysfunctional family, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, manhattan new york city, hong kong, toronto ontario canada, new york
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 6.2
 456
Fit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Takes a look at gay and straight love among the new millennials. Everything from secret crushes to homophobic attitudes are revealed by the rambunctious students taking Drama and Dance from Loris. None of the teens are what they seem at first ...
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: teenage love, teachers and students, high school, teenage life, coming of age, gender, youth, power relations, coming out, brother brother relationship, teenage girl, teen angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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