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, serious, sexual, erotic, sexy and touching films and TV shows about / with lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian kiss, female nudity, lesbian sex, sex, gays and lesbians, love and romance, lesbian relationship and homosexuality plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
lesbianism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as lesbianism: Below Her Mouth (2016), Room in Rome (2010), The Handmaiden (2016), Twice a Woman (1979), The Seduction of Misty Mundae (2004), But I'm a Cheerleader (1999), Kiss Me Again (2006), Women in Cell Block 7 (1973), Girl/Girl Scene: The Movie (2019), The Coldest City (2017).

List of lesbianism movies

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
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbianism, lesbian couple, love affair, female orgasm, lesbian romance, female friendship, sexual desire ...
Place: canada
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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, serious, atmospheric, sexy, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, fall in love, couples, hotel, love and romance, intimacy, gender, lesbian love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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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: erotic, tense, melancholic, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, inheritance, seduction, escape, lust, lesbian, lesbianism, love story, lesbian romance, jealousy, lesbian love ...
Time: 1930s
Place: japan, tokyo
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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, betrayal, homosexual, topless, homosexuality, pregnancy, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, lesbian, lesbian kiss, ex husband, divorce ...
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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 ...
Plot: lesbianism, red panties, lesbian incest, sex, voyeurism, lesbian kiss, panties, voyeur, female nudity, female removes her clothes, sexploitation, bare breasts ...
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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: clever, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, coming out, gays and lesbians, cheerleader, cheerleading, friendship, lesbianism, lesbian love, lesbian romance, gay, closeted homosexual, graduation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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Kiss Me Again (2006)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A married couple decides to test the boundaries of their relationship with a seductive Spanish woman. When an unlikely relationship ensues, all three are forced to rethink their definition of love.
Style: sexual, emotional, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, threesome, lesbianism, swinger couple, swinger, gays and lesbians, husband wife relationship, swingers, bisexual girl, lesbian couple, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, new york, europe, usa ...
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Women in Cell Block 7 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman goes behind bars in order to save her father's life.
Plot: lesbianism, sex, corruption, women's prison, exploitation, prison, bare breasts, death, female nudity, heroin, water, female warden ...
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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.
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian, lesbian couple, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian kiss, lesbian sex, female friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, parody
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, USA, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, exciting ...
Plot: double agent, undercover agent, spy, lesbian, female assassin, cold war, shooting, bisexual woman, man fights a woman, blonde, sexy woman, brutality ...
Time: year 1989, year 1987, 20th century
Place: germany, east berlin east germany, eastern europe, europe, east berlin ...
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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: incest, lesbian incest, isolation, obsession, murder, violence, widow, power relations, society, social differences, love and romance, master and servant ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: france, europe
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Cat Skin (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A shy and troubled photography student's life is illuminated when her voyeuristic nature behind the camera lens leads her to a beautiful and confident girl.
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian interest, lgbt, lesbian couple, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, lesbian, female female kiss, lesbian kiss, black cat, cat, student ...
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Amazon Jail (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Young women in the Amazon are kidnapped by a ring of devil-worshipers, who plan to sell them as sex slaves. Some of the women escape, but are pursued into the jungle by their captors. The women must band together to turn the tables on their ...
Style: suspense, tense, erotic
Plot: sex slavery, sexploitation, sexual humiliation, women in prison, amazon rainforest, devil worship, violence against women, lesbianism, lesbian interest, women's prison, sex, survival ...
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Sancharram (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Kiran is mortified by her growing lesbian desire for the effervescent Delilah in an idyllic Indian village where arranged marriage is the only acceptable form of coupling.
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian interest, lesbian romance, lesbian, lesbianism, young love, butterfly, childhood friend, tradition, school, wedding ...
Place: india
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Open My Heart (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Maria lives with her 18-year-old sister, Caterina in a small apartment, tutors her at home, lets her out only for dance classes. Yet Maria sees no reason to hide her work as a prostitute from her sister. Men come in and out of the apartment ...
Plot: taboo sex, lesbian incest, forbidden love, lesbian sex, lesbianism, teenage sex, incest, lesbian love, sex, lesbian kiss, prostitute, female full frontal nudity ...
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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: touching, serious, captivating, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian relationship, lesbian, lgbt, forbidden love, lesbian romance, island, gays and lesbians, village life, gender, village, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
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The Truth About Jane (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jane, a high school teenager, tries to deal with the discovery that she is a lesbian after developing an intense friendship with another girl who makes her discover her true sexuality, which is only the start of Jane's troubles when Jane's ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sincere, disturbing ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, school, lesbian, lesbian couple, friendship, high school life, fall in love, parents and children, high school, teenage love, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 90s, year 1989, year 1993
Place: kindergarten
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
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, sexy, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, sexual relations, performer's life, coming out, fall in love, gays and lesbians, love and romance, lesbian interest, lesbian romance, coming of age, cross dressing ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe
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Prison Ship (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two women who have been unjustly confined to a prison planet plot their escape, all the while having to put up with lesbian guards, crazed wardens and mutant rodents.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, absurd, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, prison, outer space, alien, space and aliens, confined, imaginary, space travel, danger, vengeance, sexual abuse, women's prison ...
Time: 80s
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My Summer of Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, friendship, siblings relations, coming of age, lgbt, lesbianism, summer, teenage life, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england, california
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Heavenly Creatures (1994)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Juliet Hulme and Pauline Parker, two close friends who share a love of fantasy and literature, who conspire to kill Pauline's mother when she tries to end the girls' intense and obsessive relationship.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, obsession, murder, friendship, insanity, opposites attract, destructive relationship, passion, love, crime, tragic event, best friends ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1954
Place: new zealand, australia
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Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: touching, feel good, clever, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: coming out, love triangle, siblings relations, gays and lesbians, lesbian interest, brother sister relationship, lesbian, lesbianism, romance, gender, taxi driver, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
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French Twist (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After learning of her husband's infidelities, a housewife invites an itinerant lesbian to move in with them. None of their lives will ever be the same again.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, surprise ending ...
Plot: love triangle, lesbian, lesbian love, infidelity, lesbianism, menage a trois, couples, gays and lesbians, vengeance, self discovery, gender, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, southern france, south of france, spain
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Frida (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: "Frida" chronicles the life Frida Kahlo shared unflinchingly and openly with Diego Rivera, as the young couple took the art world by storm. From her complex and enduring relationship with her mentor and husband to her illicit and ...
Style: sincere, colourful, emotional, touching, psychological ...
Plot: disability, couple relations, art, feminism, bohemian life, loneliness, painter, artist, lifestyle, lesbian love, love of one's life, life ...
Time: 20s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s, 30s ...
Place: mexico, latin america, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, mexico 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, emotional, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, seduction, sexual relations, lesbian, family relations, first lesbian experience, desire, lesbian love, jealous spouse, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada
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Boys Don't Cry (1999)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, touching, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: transsexual, rape, hidden identity, gender bending, tragic love, sexuality, friendship, lesbian, small town, gender, disguise, gay slur ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa
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Bound (1996)
Genre: Crime, Romance, 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, tense, suspenseful, suspense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, mafia, ex convict, love affair, danger, mistress, seduction, women's prison, crime, lesbian sex ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Better Than Chocolate (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not long after moving into her own place, Maggie finds herself with two unsolicited roommates: her recently divorced mother, Lila, and her young brother. The timing is especially bad, considering Maggie has fallen hard for an attractive woman, Kim, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, transsexual, romance, lgbt, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, gays and lesbians, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver
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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: realistic, touching, serious, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, lesbian romance, feminism, lesbianism, friends, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, gays and lesbians, friendship, forbidden love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
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Hannah Free (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about a lifelong love affair between an independent spirit and the woman she calls home.
Style: sentimental, sincere, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: forbidden love, lesbian relationship, aging, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, lesbian lover, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian love, nursing, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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