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 erotic, sexy, queer cinema, realistic, sexual and psychological films and TV shows about / with lesbian, lesbianism, lgbtq, lesbian kiss, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, female nudity and gay plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lesbianism: Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), The Handmaiden (2016), Below Her Mouth (2016), Elena Undone (2010), Room in Rome (2010), Gypsy (2017), Sister My Sister (1994), Benedetta (2021), Bound (1996), Mulholland Drive (2001).

List of lesbianism movies

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: erotic, sexy, sexual, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian teen, lesbianism, sex, coming of age, youth, sexuality, strong sexual content, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
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 8.1
 142K
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: erotic, sexy, melancholic, sexual, tense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lust, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, seduction, female nudity, sex, maid, inheritance ...
Time: 1930s
Place: japan, south korea, tokyo
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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, sexy, romantic, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian romance, erotica, lesbian lover, love affair, female orgasm ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 6.0
 6K
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: touching, sexual, captivating, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lesbian mother, coming out, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, family problems, fall in love, crumbling marriage, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.1
 24K
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: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian love, sexual relations, lesbian relationship, sex scene, lesbian romance, lesbianism, love and romance, female masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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 6.8
 16K
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, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, double life, lesbian love, lesbianism, psychology, dark past, lesbian couple, bisexual, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, unrequited love ...
Place: new york, greenwich village manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, connecticut, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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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, psychological, suspenseful, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: incest, lesbian incest, lesbian, lesbianism, maid, class differences, murder, widow, isolation, obsession, lesbian sex, mansion ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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 6.8
 18K
Benedetta (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 131 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, lgbt cinema, psychological, erotic, suspenseful ...
Plot: lesbian, nun, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian romance, convent, catholicism, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, female masturbation, catholic, crucifix ...
Time: 17th century, 15th century
Place: italy, europe, florence
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 7.3
 56K
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, suspense, erotic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbianism, lesbian sex, ex convict, mafia, stolen money, heist, femme fatale, lesbian lover, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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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, surreal, twists and turns, neo noir, mind bending ...
Plot: lesbian, surrealism, amnesia, mystery, hollywood, hallucination, alternate reality, lesbian sex, obsession, lesbianism, lesbian love, filmmaking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.5
 18K
Ammonite (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, 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: disturbing, realistic, intellectual, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, female scientist, female protagonist, scientific discovery, scientist, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: london
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 7.1
 3K
The Pier (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: High-profile architect Alexandra faces her worst nightmare when she gets a call from local cop Conrado to identify her husband Oscar's body, found on a pier in the beautiful Albufera landscape outside Valencia. Suicide? How can it be when they ...
Style: enigmatic, surprise ending, disturbing, suspense
Plot: lesbianism, sex scene, lesbian sex, desire, secrets, lesbian attraction, love, mysterious death, love triangle, tragic event, death of husband, destiny ...
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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: feel good, surreal, sexy, clever, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, gay, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, coming out, lgbt, lesbianism, cheerleading, lesbian teen, cheerleader, lesbian romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 26K
The L Word (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
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, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, lesbian sex, love triangle, seduction, lesbian mother, sexual activity, female friendship ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 74K
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, erotic, sexual, suspense ...
Plot: lesbian, infidelity, obsession, older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian sex, seduction, lesbian romance, first lesbian experience, lesbian love, adultery, couples, lesbianism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada
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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: lesbian incest, erotica, lesbianism, sex, sexual awakening, voyeurism, sexploitation, seduction, virgin, coming of age, female masturbation, breast suckling ...
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 6.6
 2K
Purple Sea (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, sexy, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbianism, gender, lesbian sex, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, village life, island, lesbian couple ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
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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: erotic, touching, emotional, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, forbidden love, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, teachers and students, school, love affair, lesbianism, lesbian sex, teacher student relationship, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: melbourne australia, australia
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 45K
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, erotic, sexy, rough, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lesbian, fashion, addiction, drug abuse, heroin, model, lesbian romance, lesbian love, drug addiction, supermodel, lesbianism, aids ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
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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, touching, captivating, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lgbt, love and romance, love affair, romance, couples, lesbian love, filmmaking, lesbian couple, love story ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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I Can't Think Straight (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: I Can't Think Straight is a 2007 romance movie about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent, Tala, who is preparing for an elaborate wedding. A turn of events causes her to have an affair and subsequently fall in love with another ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian sex, coming out, gays and lesbians, self discovery, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, europe, london, jordan
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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: captivating, sincere, psychological, disturbing, queer cinema
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, gay love, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, forbidden love, female nudity, lgbt, love, gay marriage, lesbian love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 19th century
Place: spain
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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: humorous, clever, realistic, erotic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, prison life, women in prison, life turned upside down, prison, strong female character, women's prison, lesbian romance, gender, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york state, usa, new york
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 7.0
 7K
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: melancholic, sincere, psychological, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: love, world war two, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lesbian relationship, lesbian interest, lgbtq, schoolboy, flashback ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s
Place: london
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If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The stories of three lesbian couples -- who live in the same house at different periods of time -- who are at a crossroads in their lives. In 1961, Edith loses her lover, Abby, to a stroke. Linda and Amy struggle with feminist issues in 1972. And, ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, feminist film, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian bar, feminism, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, gender, lesbian love, woman, lesbian interest ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 4K
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, semi serious, sexy, sincere, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbianism, ex couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, saudi arabia, glasgow scotland
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 5.3
 2K
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, serious, rough, sexy ...
Plot: voyeurism, lesbianism, serial killer, murder, bondage, mind game, femme fatale, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, dangerous attraction, obsession ...
Time: 90s
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Battle of the Sexes (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Style: captivating, semi serious, uplifting, sexy, feminist film ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: tennis, battle of the sexes, lesbianism, tennis player, sexism, feminism, gender equality, lesbian, hotel, winning, money, homosexuality ...
Time: year 1973, 20th century, year 1972, 70s
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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: touching, scenic, disturbing, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lesbian attraction, painting, lesbian romance, painter, lgbt, lesbianism, portrait, female protagonist ...
Time: 18th century, victorian era
Place: brittany, france
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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, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage prostitution, sex with teenager, exhibitionism, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian teen, friendship between teens, teenager, teenage sexuality, sexual exploration, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship ...
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