Gay movies

List of the best gay movies selected by visitors to our site: The Happy Prince, Sauvage, Boy Erased, My Best Friend, Center of My World, Ideal Home, Love, Simon, 1985, Mario, God's Own Country
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
The Happy Prince (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.3)
Genredrama, biography
Duration02:17
CharactersWriters, Poets
PlotLove, Death
Time19th century

In 1895, Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) was the most famous writer in London, and Bosie Douglas, son of the notorious Marquess of Queensberry, was his lover. Accused and convicted of gross indecency, he was imprisoned for two years and subjected to hard labor. Once free, he abandons England to live in France, where he will spend his last years, haunted by memories of the past, poverty and immense sadness.

Sauvage (2018)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama
Duration01:45

Leo is 22 and sells his body on the street for a bit of cash. The men come and go, and he stays right here... longing for love. He doesn’t know what the future will bring. He hits the road. His heart is pounding.

Boy Erased (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7)
Genredrama, biography
Duration01:55
CharactersTeens
PlotReligious
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

Jared, the son of a Baptist pastor in a small American town, is outed to his parents at age 19. Jared is faced with an ultimatum: attend a gay conversion therapy program – or be permanently exiled and shunned by his family, friends, and faith.

My Best Friend (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration01:58
CharactersFriends, Teens
PlotRelationship

Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty adapting to the new home. Despite the differences, a unique friendship arises between them. Each has much to learn from the other. Caito, still with his things, has that share of rebellion that Lorenzo needs to break the strict molds in his head and to let his most repressed instincts and passions flow. Home life becomes chaotic but vital and engaging. Caíto is much more than a troublesome boy: he is someone who forces Lorenzo's parents to reopen a dark chapter of their past that they would rather not remember.

Center of My World (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, family
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration02:07
CharactersTeens
PlotFirst love

A strange family: 17-year-old Phil lives with his mother and twin sister in an old mansion on the outskirts of town. When he returns from summer camp, the mood in the mansion has soured somehow. Phil doesn’t worry about it, hanging out with his best friend Kat instead. When he starts to feel attracted to a mysterious new student at school, Phil is plunged into emotional turmoil only exacerbated by the trouble at home.

Ideal Home (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersChildrens, Parents, Family
PlotDancing
TimeNew Year

A couple is going through marital troubles made worse when a previously unknown grandson shows up.

Love, Simon (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersTeens
PlaceSchool

Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's fallen for online.

1985 (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.9)
Genredrama
Duration01:59
CharactersFamily

Having been gone for three years, closeted advertising executive Adrian returns to his Texas hometown and struggles to reveal his dire circumstances to his conservative family.

Mario (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.4)
Genremelodrama, drama, sport
Duration02:12
CharactersTeens
PlotSports, Soccer

Two young gay soccer players get caught up between the politics of the game and the politics of love.

God's Own Country (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.7)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:01
CharactersFriends, Farmers
PlotLove
PlaceEngland

A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.

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Lizzie (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
Duration01:00
CharactersMaids, Lesbians, Lawyers
PlotDeath, Investigation, Money
PlacePrison
Time19th century
StyleTense

Massachusetts, 1892. An unmarried woman of 32 and a social outcast, Lizzie lives a claustrophobic life under her father's cold and domineering control. When Bridget Sullivan, a young maid, comes to work for the family, Lizzie finds a sympathetic, kindred spirit, and a secret intimacy soon blossoms into a wicked plan.

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)
Mark2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
Duration01:42
CharactersScammers, Writers, Cats, Lesbians
PlotMoney
PlaceParty

When a bestselling celebrity biographer is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception.

Sorry Angel (2018)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration01:30
CharactersTerminally ill, Writers

Jacques is a writer living in Paris. He hasn't turned 40 but already mistrusts that the best in life is yet to come. Arthur is a student living in Brittany. He reads and smiles a lot and refuses to think that everything in life might not be possible. Jacques and Arthur will like each other. Just like in a lovely dream. Just like in a sad story.

Just Friends (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryNetherlands
Duration00:30
CharactersTeens

Romantic comedy about two young men, their relationship and their relationship with their mothers.

Braven (2018)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.1)
Genreaction, drama
CountryCanada
Duration02:04
CharactersCriminals
PlotRevenge, Cold, Survival
PlaceMountains
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.

Knife+Heart (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, melodrama, detective
Duration02:12
CharactersDirectors, Serial killers, Lesbians
PlotArt, Obsession

In the summer of 1979, gay porn producer Anne sets out to film her most ambitious film yet, but her actors are picked off, one by one, by a mysterious killer.

Fair Haven (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:02
CharactersFamily
PlaceUSA

A young man returns to his family farm, after a long stay in ex-gay conversion therapy, and is torn between the expectations of his emotionally distant father, and the memories of a past, loving relationship he has tried to bury.

Alex Strangelove (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
PlaceSchool
TimeGraduation
StyleNetflix

Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex into the presence of Elliot, a hunky college guy, who pegs Alex as gay and flirts hard. Alex is taken aback but after a series of setbacks on the girlfriend front he takes the plunge and learns some interesting new facts about himself.

Marjorie Prime (2017)
CharactersDogs, Cats
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Religious
PlaceParty, Islands

A service which creates holographic projections of late family members allows an elderly woman to spend time with a younger version of her deceased husband.

King Cobra (2016)
Mark1 (imdb: 5.6)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
PlotDeath, Blackmail
PlaceUSA

Based on a stranger than fiction true story, King Cobra is a deliciously dark, twisted plunge into the behind-the-scenes world of the pornography industry. A young Sean Paul Lockhart (using the stage name 'Brent Corrigan') is a fresh-faced wannabe adult video performer. He is moulded into a star by Stephen (aka Bryan Kocis), a closeted gay porn mogul who runs the skin flick empire Cobra Video from his seemingly ordinary suburban home. But as Brent’s rise and demands for money put him at odds with his boss, he also attracts the attention of a rival producer, Joseph Kerekes, and his unstable lover, Harlow Cuadra, who will stop at nothing to squash Cobra Video and steal its number one star.

Isn't It Romantic (2019)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
Duration02:36
CharactersArchitects
PlotLove triangle, Love
PlaceNew York, Parallel worlds

For a long time, Natalie, an Australian architect living in New York City, had always believed that what she had seen in rom-coms is all fantasy. But after thwarting a mugger at a subway station only to be knocked out while fleeing, Natalie wakes up and discovers that her life has suddenly become her worst nightmare—a romantic comedy—and she is the leading lady.

Downton Abbey (2019)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration02:24
CharactersHorses
PlotIntrigue, Dancing
PlaceKitchen, England

The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.

Extracurricular Activities (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, comedy, detective
CharactersHired assassins, Teens, Dogs, Students, Teachers
PlotBasketball
PlaceSchool, Party

The outrageous life of Reagan Collins, a model high school student with a "killer" after-school job that involves arranging “accidents” for his classmates' parents. When seasoned police detective Cliff Dawkins starts putting the pieces together, it's a battle of wits to see if Reagan can keep business booming.

Giant Little Ones (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceSchool
StyleFascinating

Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.

Shed My Skin (2016)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genredrama
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration01:31
CharactersParents
PlaceSchool

The adolescent Milan discovers his own suspected homosexuality at the age of 17 and the consequences for him and his family but also the liberation as he understands why he has been so down and rebellious.

Hurricane Bianca (2016)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersTeachers
PlotMoving, Confrontation

Hurricane Bianca is a revenge comedy about a New York teacher who moves to a small town in Texas, gets fired for being gay, and returns disguised in drag to get revenge on the people who were nasty to him.

Perfect Strangers (2016)
Mark9.8 (imdb: 7)
Genrecomedy
CountryItaly, Spain
Duration00:47
CharactersFriends
PlotMystery
StyleUnexpected ending, Makes me think

Seven friends meet up for dinner on a full moon Friday night and deep secrets will come to the surface, shaking their lives and threatening their relationships.

The Catcher Was a Spy (2018)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersScouts, Scientists, CIA, Spy, Jews
PlotWar
PlaceItaly
TimeWorld War II

Major league baseball player, Moe Berg, lives a double life working for the Office of Strategic Services.

The Wound (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genremelodrama, drama
Duration02:14
CharactersTeens, Fathers
PlotTime travel, Loneliness, Swimming
PlaceMountains

Eastern Cape, South Africa. A lonely factory worker, Xolani, takes time off his job to assist during an annual Xhosa circumcision initiation into manhood. In a remote mountain camp that is off limits to women, young men, painted in white ochre, recuperate as they learn the masculine codes of their culture. In this environment of machismo and aggression, Xolani cares for a defiant initiate from Johannesburg, Kwanda, who quickly learns Xolani's best kept secret, that he is in love with another man.

Jupiter's Moon (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryHungary, Germany, France
Duration02:02
CharactersPolice, Doctors, Cats
PlotSuperpowers, Dancing, Money
PlaceHotels

A young immigrant is shot down while illegally crossing the border. Terrified and in shock, wounded Aryan can now mysteriously levitate at will. Thrown into a refugee camp, he is smuggled out by Dr Stern, intent on exploiting his extraordinary secret. Pursued by enraged camp director Laszlo, the fugitives remain on the move in search of safety and money. Inspired by Aryan's amazing powers, Stern takes a leap of faith in a world where miracles are trafficked for small change...

A Kid Like Jake (2018)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genredrama
Duration02:27
CharactersChildrens, Parents, Family, Special kids
PlotDivorce

On the eve of the admissions cycle for New York City kindergartens, Alex and Greg Wheeler have high hopes for four-year-old Jake. The director of Jake's preschool encourages them to accentuate Jake's gender expansive behavior to help him stand out. As Alex and Greg navigate their roles as parents, a rift grows between them, one that forces them to confront their own concerns about what's best for Jake, and each other.

Beach Rats (2017)
Mark3 (imdb: 6.4)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:58
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotLove, Depression
PlaceUSA

An aimless teenager on the outer edges of Brooklyn struggles to escape his bleak home life and navigate questions of self-identity, as he balances his time between his delinquent friends, a potential new girlfriend, and older men he meets online.

Cult of Chucky (2017)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersRevived toys
PlotSnow
PlacePsychiatric hospitals

Confined to an asylum for the criminally insane for the past four years, Nica Pierce is erroneously convinced that she, not Chucky, murdered her entire family. But when her psychiatrist introduces a new therapeutic “tool” to facilitate his patients’ group sessions — an all-too-familiar “Good Guy” doll with an innocently smiling face — a string of grisly deaths begins to plague the asylum, and Nica starts to wonder if maybe she isn’t crazy after all. Meanwhile, Andy Barclay, Chucky’s now all-grown-up nemesis from the first three Child’s Plays, races to Nica’s aid. But to save her he’ll have to get past Tiffany, Chucky’s long-ago bride, who will do anything, no matter how deadly or depraved, to help her beloved evil devilish doll.

Permission (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:00
CharactersDogs
PlotWedding, Love, Dancing
PlaceUSA

A woman on the brink of a marriage proposal is told by a friend that she should date other men before spending the rest of her life with her boyfriend.

Handsome Devil (2017)

A music-mad 16-year-old outcast at a rugby-mad boarding school forms an unlikely friendship with his dashing new roommate.

Walk of Fame (2017)
Markimdb: 3.1
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersLesbians
PlotDancing, Investigation, Love triangle
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

A motley crew of aspiring performers come under the guidance of an eccentric and volatile acting coach.

Everyone's Life (2017)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance
Duration02:14
CharactersPolice, Friends, Girlfriends, Dogs, Lawyers
PlotLove, Divorce, Weapon
PlaceFrance, Court

Before being judges, attorneys, or jury members, they are first of all men and women at a crossroads in their lives, with their dreams and their secrets, their hopes and their limitations, all beneath the same sun, each with their own dark side. In a lovely provincial town, during a jazz festival, life will juggle with their destinies.

My Cousin Rachel (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genremelodrama, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:46
CharactersDogs, Horses
PlotIntrigue, Love, First love, Money
PlaceItaly
TimeNew Year

A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.

Pain and Glory (2019)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.7)
Genredrama
Duration01:26
CharactersDirectors, Actors
PlotArt, Everyday life

Salvador Mallo, a filmmaker in the twilight of his career, remembers his life: his mother, his lovers, the actors he worked with. The sixties in a small village in Valencia, the eighties in Madrid, the present, when he feels an immeasurable emptiness, facing his mortality, the incapability of continuing filming, the impossibility of separating creation from his own life. The need of narrating his past can be his salvation.

Tom of Finland (2017)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, biography
CountryFinland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, USA
Duration02:03
CharactersArtists, Friends, Thieves
PlotLove, Relationship, Art, Creation, Dancing
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of the homosexual and men around him even being pressured to marry women and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work – made famous by his signature ‘Tom of Finland’ – became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.

Brad's Status (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersFamily, Friends, Fathers, Dogs
PlotLove, Parenting, Computers
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.

A Moment in the Reeds (2018)
Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFriends, Fathers, Students
PlotRelationship

Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, has been hired to help with the work, and when Leevi's father has to return to town on business, the two young men establish a connection and embark on a romance set against the idyllic Finnish summer. However, looming over this chance encounter, is the father's imminent return to the lake house, the continuation of Leevi's studies abroad as well as Tareq's complex relationship with his family in Syria.

BPM (Beats per Minute) (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:54
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Investigation
PlaceFrance, Paris, Laboratory

Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of saving their lives as well as the ones of future generations.

The Royal Exchange (2017)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, history
CharactersPrincesses
PlotWar, Political, Confrontation, Intrigue
PlaceFrance, Spain
Time18th century
StyleAtmospheric

After many years of confrontation, the treasures of Spain and France are empty. In 1721, the regent of France draws up an ambitious plan to inaugurate an era of peace and prosperity that will heal the economies of both nations: his intention is to build a solid network of marriage alliances that will involve four children of very different ages who know nothing of betrayals and power games…

The Cakemaker (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama
Duration02:00
PlotDeath, Loneliness, Love
PlaceGermany, Kitchen

Thomas, a young German baker, is having an affair with Oren, an Israeli married man who has frequent business visits in Berlin. When Oren dies in a car crash in Israel, Thomas travels to Jerusalem seeking for answers regarding his death. Under a fabricated identity, Thomas infiltrates the life of Anat, his lover’s newly widowed wife, who owns a small Café in downtown Jerusalem. Thomas starts to work for her, creating German cakes and cookies that bring her Café to life. Thomas finds himself involved in Anat’s life in a way far beyond his anticipation. To protect the truth he will stretch his lie to a point of no return.

Game Over, Man! (2018)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:45
CharactersLosers, Terrorists, Janitors, Friends
PlotHostage
PlaceHotels
StyleNetflix, For a group of friends

Three friends are on the verge of getting their video game financed when their benefactor is taken hostage by terrorists.

Velvet Buzzsaw (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
Duration02:45
CharactersArtists
PlotInvestigation, Damn things, Supernatural
PlaceLos Angeles

Big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce. After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.

Lords of Chaos (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, crime, music, biography
Duration02:16
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Cats
PlotMusic, Sects
PlaceNorway

A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genredrama, music, biography
Duration02:09
CharactersMusicians, Singers, Celebrities, Guitarists
PlotOn real events
PlaceLondon, Concerts, England
StyleBest soundtracks, Worth watching, Oscars

Singer Freddie Mercury, guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and bass guitarist John Deacon take the music world by storm when they form the rock 'n' roll band Queen in 1970. Hit songs become instant classics. When Mercury's increasingly wild lifestyle starts to spiral out of control, Queen soon faces its greatest challenge yet – finding a way to keep the band together amid the success and excess.

Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.9)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France, Brazil, USA
Duration02:09
CharactersScientists, Mothers, Fathers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting, First love
PlaceSea, Italy

Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.

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