Lesbianism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lesbianism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual, psychological, erotic and serious films and TV shows about / with lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian kiss, lesbian sex, female nudity, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lgbt, couples and female protagonist plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
lesbianism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lesbianism: Below Her Mouth (2016), Elena Undone (2010), Sister My Sister (1994), Room in Rome (2010), Benedetta (2021), The Handmaiden (2016), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Ammonite (2020), The L Word (2004), Bound (1996).

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Below Her Mouth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.
Style: erotic, romantic, captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian lover, erotica, lesbian interest, female orgasm ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Elena Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: sexual, touching, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lgbt, lesbian mother, coming out, gays and lesbians, family problems, fall in love, crumbling marriage, lesbian sex, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Sister My Sister (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder shocked the country, and there was much speculation about the sisters, ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian incest, incest, lesbianism, isolation, obsession, murder, widow, society, love and romance, power relations, social differences, gender ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, sexy, serious, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian sex, sexual relations, lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lgbt, female masturbation, love and romance, sex scene, lesbian relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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Benedetta (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of Sister Benedetta Carlini, a 15th century nun who was hailed as a visionary but later accused of fabricated miracles, homosexuality and other charges, and imprisoned for 35 years.
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, tense, sentimental ...
Plot: lesbian romance, nun, lesbianism, lesbian, lgbt, convent, catholicism, romance, love and romance, love, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 17th century, 15th century
Place: europe, italy
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The Handmaiden (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 145 min.
Story: 1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering Uncle (Kouzuki). But the maid has a secret. ...
Style: melancholic, erotic, tense, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbian love, lesbianism, lust, seduction, jealousy, inheritance, maid, escape ...
Time: 1930s
Place: japan, south korea, tokyo
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, touching, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lovers, explicit sex, lgbt, coming of age, gender, sexuality, youth, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
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Ammonite (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 1840s England, an infamous fossil hunter and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.
Style: contemplative, psychological, realistic, intellectual, disturbing ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, lgbt, fossil, lesbian, paleontologist, female protagonist, female scientist, scientist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1840s
Place: london
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The L Word (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of lesbian friends struggle with romance and careers in Los Angeles.
Style: talky, realistic, sincere, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian mother, female friendship, love triangle, sexual activity, lovers, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Bound (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar.
Style: sexy, neo noir, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, lesbian love, lesbianism, ex convict, love affair, danger, mistress, seduction, lesbian lover, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Mulholland Drive (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesic, she and a perky Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers across Los Angeles in a twisting venture beyond dreams and reality.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, neo noir, mind bending, surreal ...
Plot: mystery, surrealism, lesbian, hallucination, obsession, lesbianism, strong sexual content, dreams, alternate reality, lesbian romance, hollywood, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Gypsy (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: The journey of Jean Holloway – a therapist who begins to develop dangerous and intimate relationships with the people in her patients' lives.
Style: sexy, neo noir, psychological, psycho sexual, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbianism, bisexual woman, psychology, double life, lesbian couple, lgbt, lesbian lover, lesbian relationship, bisexual ...
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, connecticut, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
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Chloe (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.
Style: psychological, sexy, serious, emotional, suspense ...
Plot: seduction, obsession, lesbian, infidelity, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, first lesbian experience, lesbianism, couples, dishonesty, family relations, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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The Sea Purple (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in ...
Style: serious, touching, disturbing, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, village life, forbidden love, island, family relations, gays and lesbians, gender, village ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
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Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: A crime she committed in her youthful past sends Piper Chapman to a women's prison, where she trades her comfortable New York life for one of unexpected camaraderie and conflict in an eccentric group of fellow inmates.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, mad, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, prison life, life turned upside down, prison, women in prison, gender, strong female character, lesbianism, perversion, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
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Summerland (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman during the Second World War opens her heart to an evacuee after initially resolving to be rid of him.
Style: unusual plot structure, psychological, sincere, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, world war two, love, schoolboy, female writer, lesbian, lesbian interest, lgbtq ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 1920s
Place: london
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Mercy (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Detective Catherine Palmer (Ellen Barkin) is on the trail of an elusive serial killer. During her investigation she meets Vickie Kittrie (Peta Wilson), who belongs to an exclusive club of women who engage in secret sessions of bondage and ...
Style: erotic, psychological, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbianism, murder, serial killer, voyeurism, investigation, s&m, mind game, bondage, femme fatale, deadly, mystery, danger ...
Time: 90s
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The Seduction of Misty Mundae (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Shy 18-year-old Misty (Misty Mundae) is staying with her aunt Inga (Julian Wells) for a week in the country. Naïve and innocent, yet on the verge of sexual discovery, Misty wants to learn all she can from her seductive aunt about the desires that ...
Style: erotic, sexy
Plot: lesbianism, lesbian incest, erotica, sexual awakening, virgin, seduction, sexploitation, voyeurism, attraction, aunt niece relationship, coming of age, party ...
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Loving Annabelle (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly though when sexual chemistry appears between her and the Head of ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, semi serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, lgbt, forbidden love, teachers and students, lesbian sex, school, love affair, lesbianism, couples, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: melbourne australia, melbourne, australia
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Gia (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Gia Carangi travels to New York City with dreams of becoming a fashion model. Within minutes of arriving, she meets Wilhelmina Cooper, a wise and high-powered agent who takes Gia under her wing. With Cooper's help and her own natural instincts, ...
Style: psychological, rough, melancholic, sexual, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lesbian, addiction, drug abuse, lesbian romance, fashion, model, strong sexual content, drug addiction, heroin, mental illness, aids, lesbianism ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
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The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully unaware that she is a lesbian,recording her thoughts and exploits in a coded diary. When her lover Mariana Belcombe ...
Style: captivating, stylized, emotional, touching, serious ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, feminism, forbidden love, lesbian couple, love and romance, lesbian seduction, orphan, marriage, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1800s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Girl/Girl Scene: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The lives and loves of a close-knit group of young gay ladies as they make their way in a not-so-modern world.
Style: teen sex comedy, lgbt cinema, twist ending, erotic, parody
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbian, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female friendship, entertainment, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, party girl ...
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Elisa & Marcela (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1901, Marcela Gracia Ibeas took on the identity of Mario Sánchez to marry her lover of fifteen years, Elisa Sanchez Loriga.
Style: psychological, disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, gay love, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian couple, forbidden love, gay marriage, hopes, escapades, love, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, 90s, 1800s
Place: spain
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Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On an isolated island in Brittany at the end of the 18th century, an artist is commissioned to paint a young woman's wedding portrait.
Style: scenic, touching, disturbing, romantic, bleak ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian couple, painter, lesbianism, forced marriage, lesbian attraction, island, female artist, female protagonist ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: brittany
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But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Megan is an all-American girl. A cheerleader. She has a boyfriend. But Megan doesn't like kissing her boyfriend very much. And she's pretty touchy with her cheerleader friends. Her conservative parents worry that she must be a lesbian and ...
Style: humorous, feel good, clever, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, coming out, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lesbian love, cheerleader, gay, lgbt, closeted homosexual, cheerleading, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
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Anatomy of a Love Seen (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: From Writer/Director Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending) comes this film within a film that explores love in all its painful and messy glory. Six months ago Zoe and Mal fell for each other while filming a love ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sincere
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, love and romance, couples, rising to stardom, romance, love affair, filmmaking, breakup, film within a film, female director ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Lip Service (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lip Service was a British television serial drama portraying the lives of a group of lesbians living in Glasgow, Scotland. Production on the show, which stars Laura Fraser, Ruta Gedmintas and Fiona Button, began in summer 2009 in Glasgow. The show ...
Style: realistic, sexy, sincere, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lgbt, lovers, love triangle, lesbianism, ex couple relations, love and romance, sexual identity, gays and lesbians, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, saudi arabia, glasgow scotland
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Twice a Woman (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Laura falls in love with Sylvia and they start an affair, until Sylvia runs off with Laura's ex-husband, Alfred.
Plot: lesbianism, bisexual woman, lesbian relationship, revenge, lesbian, female nudity, lesbian kiss, dancing, coming out, female full frontal nudity, homosexual, ex husband ...
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: touching, stylized, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, sexual relations, cross dressing, lesbian interest, performer's life, gays and lesbians, fall in love, lesbianism, lesbian relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
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Teenage Cocktail (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Feeling confined by their small town and overbearing parents, Annie and Jules hatch a scheme of running away. The only issue is, they need the money to get there. Jules suggests the couple try webcam modeling. Although she’s nervous at first, ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, touching
Plot: sex with teenager, exhibitionism, teenage prostitution, webcam, teenage girl in underwear, lesbianism, lesbian teen, friendship between teens, sexual exploration, teenage sexuality, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl ...
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