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|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 6.9)|
|Characters||Gay, Teens, Artists, Writers|
|Plot||Religious, Computers, Basketball, Art, On real events|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Hotels, Party, College|
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.
|Mark||1 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Characters||Gay, Horses, Photographers|
|Plot||Death, Blackmail, Weapon, Money, Computers, Internet, On real events|
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.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 2.8)|
|Characters||Vampire, Gay, Students|
|Plot||Supernatural, Love triangle, Death, Love|
Jasin and his vampire brood's time is running out. In order for them to survive, Jasin needs to find a mortal to turn into a vampire to spend eternity with. Los Angeles provides plenty of young candidates. The brood has their eyes set on Tara, a young, gorgeous blond college student. Tara is open to the idea of becoming a vampire, but someone else enters the picture to disrupt the brood's plans. Caleb, a fresh face college student new to Los Angeles, keeps dreaming of a mysterious stranger. At school, Caleb meets the stranger, Jasin, and they have an instant connection. The problem is that time is short, and Jasin needs to convince Caleb that eternity as a vampire can be a very sweet life.
|Country||Peru, Colombia, France, Germany|
|Plot||Supernatural, Love triangle, Death, Ghosts|
|Style||Soulful, Touching, Gloomy|
A married fisherman struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town's rigid traditions.
|Characters||Dogs, Students, Hackers, Criminals|
|Plot||Investigation, Death, Depression, Money, Missing people, Computers, Obsession, Love triangle, Abduction, Viruses, Loneliness, Gambling, Fight|
Unable to face his new reality in a wheelchair, Ángel develops a deadly obsession with the woman who left him and unleashes a sinister revenge plot.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 7.1)|
|Characters||Friends, Gay, Dogs, Teachers|
|Plot||First love, Death, Depression, Snow, Computers, Basketball|
|Time||New Year, Winter|
Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the farming community up in the mountains, nut learns to fight back. The boys find themselves living together when Marianne invites Thomas to come and stay with them while his mother is ill in hospital. Damien must learn to live with the boy who terrorised him.
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Dogs, Gay, Cats, Pianists, Old man, Bartenders|
|Plot||Artificial Intelligence, Religious, Death, Jealousy, Political, Computers, Mind reading, Loneliness|
|Place||Party, Islands, Beach|
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.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Family, Writers, Detectives, Maids, Dogs, Lawyers, Old man|
|Plot||Investigation, Cheating, Intrigue, Chase|
|Style||Fascinating, Exciting, Atmospheric, For men|
When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.
|Mark||7 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Country||United Kingdom, Belgium, Italy, Germany|
|Characters||Gay, Writers, Poets|
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.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||fantasy, melodrama, detective, biography, history|
|Characters||Demons, Emperors, Cats, Poets|
|Plot||Death, Investigation, Supernatural, Mystery|
During the Late Tang Dynasty, a manor is invaded by a demon cat and a sense of unrest befalls the capital of Changan. A poet is charged with investigating the case and meets up with a monk. The two work together and pull apart the thread of clues to reveal a history of truths leading to the events.
|Plot||Investigation, Supernatural, Death, Witchcraft, Pursuit|
|Style||Atmospheric, Action, Tense, Creepy, Smart|
A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.
|Plot||Time travel, Love, Supernatural|
Rivalries, dark secrets, and sexual tension emerge when three best friends find themselves stranded on a yacht in the middle of the ocean under suspicious circumstances.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Characters||Maniacs, Teens, Friends, Zombie, Spiders, Monsters|
|Plot||Damn things, Supernatural, Investigation, Death, Ghosts, Fear|
|Style||Disturbing, For a group of friends, Depressive, Tense|
Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Sarah and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 5.1)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Country||Canada, Norway, USA|
|Plot||Supernatural, Damn things, Death, Ghosts|
|Style||Depressive, Disturbing, Creepy|
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.
|Mark||9.4 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Characters||Teens, Students, Demons|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Death, Ghosts|
|Style||By books, Disturbing|
Tessa Young is a dedicated student, dutiful daughter and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart. Entering her first semester of college, Tessa's guarded world opens up when she meets Hardin Scott, a mysterious and brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself -- and what she wants out of life.
|Mark||6.2 (imdb: 5.3)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Characters||Single mothers, Family|
|Plot||Ghosts, Death, Supernatural, Investigation, Fate, Chase|
|Style||Heavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing|
A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.8)|
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Sisters, Single mothers, Artists|
|Plot||Missing people, Investigation, Mystery, Blackmail, Death, Cheating|
|Place||Lake, Small cities|
|Style||Action, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating|
Stephanie, a dedicated mother and popular vlogger, befriends Emily, a mysterious upper-class woman whose son Nicky attends the same school as Miles, Stephanie's son. When Emily asks her to pick Nicky up from school and then disappears, Stephanie undertakes an investigation that will dive deep into Emily's cloudy past.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective, biography|
|Characters||Maids, Lesbians, Gay, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds, Photographers|
|Plot||Death, Investigation, Money, Weapon|
|Place||Prison, Trains, Court|
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.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||drama, crime, music, biography|
|Country||United Kingdom, Sweden, Norway|
|Characters||Musicians, Singers, Gay, Cats|
A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the 1990s results in a very violent outcome.
|Genre||drama, crime, detective|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Weapon, Investigation, Computers, Black holes|
Mike Hoolihan is an unconventional New Orleans cop investigating the murder of renowned astrophysicist Jennifer Rockwell, a black hole expert found shot to death in her observatory. As Mike tumbles down the rabbit hole of the disturbing, labyrinthine case, she finds herself grappling with increasingly existential questions of quantum mechanics, parallel universes, and exploding stars. The hunt for a killer draws a detective into an even larger mystery: the nature of the universe itself.