Movies about lesbians

Movies about lesbians
List of the best lesbian movies selected by visitors to our site: Benedetta, The Half of It, Elena Undone, Blue Is the Warmest Color, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, The World to Come, The Sunchaser, One Eyed King, Money Train, Barbershop.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Benedetta (2021)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
CountryFrance, Netherlands
CharactersLesbians, Nuns
PlotPassion, Religious
StyleWomens in main roles

In the late 17th century, with plague ravaging the land, Benedetta Carlini joins the convent in Pescia, Tuscany, as a novice. Capable from an early age of performing miracles, Benedetta’s impact on life in the community is immediate and momentous.

The Half of It (2020)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Gay, Musicians, Students
PlotLove, Love triangle, Relationship, Loneliness, First love
PlaceSchool, Small cities
StyleRomantic, Light, For single girls, Womens in main roles, Touching

Shy, straight-A student Ellie is hired by sweet but inarticulate jock Paul, who needs help wooing the most popular girl in school. But their new and unlikely friendship gets tricky when Ellie discovers she has feelings for the same girl.

Elena Undone (2010)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersLesbians, Gay, Friends
PlotFriendship, Religious
StyleFascinating, Touching, Serious

The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.

Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium, Spain
CharactersTeens, Lesbians
PlotFirst love
StyleExplicit scenes

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.

Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019)
Markimdb: 8.1
CharactersLesbians, Artists
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceIslands, Beach
Time18th century
StyleTense, Touching, Depressive

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.

The World to Come (2021)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, drama
Time19th century
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Tense

Two women who forge a close connection despite their isolation in the mid-19th-century American frontier.

The Sunchaser (1996)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama, crime
CharactersIndians, Friends, Terminally ill
PlotTravel, Friendship, Hostage, Cancer, Justice
PlacePrison, Deserts
StyleAction, Touching, Serious

A young half-Navajo convict dying of cancer forces a yuppie doctor to drive him to a magic healing lake.

One Eyed King (2001)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, crime
PlaceNew York
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Residents of Manhattan's Hell's Kitchen attempt to balance family and friendship against the harsh street life that unfolds around them

Money Train (1995)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Disturbing

When a vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares, his foster brother—a fellow cop—tries to protect him.

Barbershop (2002)
CharactersFriends, Hairdressers
PlotInheritance, Debts, Blackmail
PlaceChicago, USA
StyleSmart, Touching

A day in the life of a barbershop on the south side of Chicago. Calvin, who inherited the struggling business from his deceased father, views the shop as nothing but a burden and waste of his time. After selling the shop to a local loan shark, Calvin slowly begins to see his father's vision and legacy and struggles with the notion that he just sold it out.

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Lewis & Clark & George (1997)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
PlotRobbery, Revenge, Jealousy
PlacePrison, Deserts, Mexico
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing

A sultry woman joins an illiterate killer and a brainy hacker, both escaped convicts, to search for gold.

The Miracle Woman (1931)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genremelodrama, drama

After an unappreciated minister dies, his daughter loses her faith in God, prompting her to open a phony temple with a con man. Can the love of a blind aviator restore her faith and happiness?

Toy Soldiers (1991)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CharactersTeens, Terrorists, Heroes
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Death, Hostage
PlaceBoarding school
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

After federal agents arrest a drug czar and put him on trial, the cartel leader's vicious son storms a prep school and takes its students hostage. They rebel against the armed intruders and try to take back their academy by any means necessary.

A Handful of Dust (1988)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom

The wife's affair and a death in the family hasten the demise of an upper-class English marriage.We see the detritus of an abandoned camp in South America and a main character's hallucination. Then, the story beings. Tony and Brenda Last, lord and lady, live on his enormous estate with their young son. Tony's not much for parties, and Brenda joins London society, on the arm of a penniless man, John Beaver, a hanger-on at Tony's club. John is encouraged by his entrepreneurial mother, who sees a quid in Tony and Brenda. Brenda and John become lovers, Brenda spends more and more time in London, and Tony's without a clue. Then, bringing things to a head are tragedy, law suits, greed, and what should be a few-months' expedition to Brazil. We are each of us merely a handful of dust.

Manhattan Romance (2015)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersLesbians, Blonde girls, Fathers
PlotLove, Dancing, Martial Arts, Wedding, Obsession
StyleRomantic, Light, Cute

Danny, a commercial editor and documentary filmmaker attempts to finish his film, a study on relationship while navigating the relationships in his own life. Will he continue to chase the unattainable Theresa a hippy new age dancer(Caitlin Fitzgerald) or will he finally admit he's in love with his best friend Carla (Katherine Waterston) who is in an unfulfilling relationship with a political strategist(Gaby Hoffman). Manhattan Romance is a funny insightful look at contemporary life in Manhattan. It explores new age ideas and open relationship as well as true friendship and connection.

Mental (2012)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryAustralia, USA
CharactersDogs, Sharks, Teens, Lesbians, Losers
PlotMental disorders, Family life
PlaceMountains, Psychiatric hospitals, Australia
StyleLight, Fascinating, Tense, Fancy, Black humor

A charismatic, crazy hothead transforms a family's life when she becomes the nanny of five girls.

Your Sister's Sister (2011)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersLesbians, Friends
PlotFriendship, Love triangle, Vacation, Mystery
PlaceIslands, USA
StyleRomantic, Twisted plot, Soulful, Makes me think, Touching

Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.

Heal the Living (2016)
Markimdb: 6.9
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersLesbians, Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Birds
PlotLove, Death, Surfing
PlaceAircraft, Hospitals
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Tense, Touching, Disturbing

It all starts at daybreak, three young surfers on the raging seas. A few hours later, on the way home, an accident occurs. Now entirely hooked up to life-support in a hospital in Le Havre, Simon’s existence is little more than an illusion. Meanwhile, in Paris, a woman awaits the organ transplant that will give her a new lease on life.

Polaroid (2019)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Norway, Canada
CharactersDogs, Teens, Lesbians, Students, Photographers
PlotSurvival, Abduction, Investigation, Death, Supernatural
TimeHalloween, Dark ones
StyleCreepy, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

High school loner Bird Fitcher has no idea what dark secrets are tied to the mysterious Polaroid vintage camera she stumbles upon, but it doesn't take long to discover that those who have their picture taken meet a tragic end. Bird and her friends must survive one more night as they race to solve the mystery of the haunted Polaroid before it kills them all.

Jack & Diane (2012)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror, melodrama, drama
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Werewolf
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Fancy, Explicit scenes, Serious

Jack and Diane, two teenage girls, meet in New York City and spend the night kissing ferociously. Diane's charming innocence quickly begins to open Jack's tough skinned heart. But, when Jack discovers that Diane is leaving the country in a week she tries to push her away. Diane must struggle to keep their love alive while hiding the secret that her newly awakened sexual desire is giving her werewolf-like visions.