With self distancing and isolation, you might have pulled your hair out of boredom. Here is a list of LGBTQ movies you can watch now.
Go grab a tub of popcorn, fill your water bottle, spray sanitizer and press play!
A Moment in the Reeds
A moment in the Reeds is a romantic drama which features two men who create a bond when they meet to sell a house in country. The only common aspect between them is that they both speak English. It stars JannePuustinen and BoodiKabbani.
Becks is a musical drama starring Lena Hall, Mena Suvari, and Hayley Kiyoko. The film revolves around a lesbian musician who recently broke up with her girlfriend and moved in with her mother and rediscovers her interest in music and starts a secret romance with a bored housewife.
Benjamin is about an upcoming young filmmaker, who uses his relationships and queer love stories for his films. He is thrown into emotional turmoil by romance and his upcoming premiere of the second feature film. The film also features original music from James Righton, former member of the Klaxons.
Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)
Queen, a British rock band, sets out to achieve musical superstardom. When it was announced that it was going to be made into a movie, fans feared if it will depict everything in the right way including the lead singer Freddie Mercury’s personal struggles pertaining to his ego and sexuality. It became the most successful LGBTQ+ film of all time.
Though the movie was released in 2018, the story is set in 1982. The movie tells the real story of Lozzie Borden who was accused for her father’s murder. The movie depicts Lizzie’s relationship with her maid which is intimate and how their friendship soon blossoms into a secret romance.
Starred by Tom Hanks in the lead role as Andy, A young Philadelphia lawyer who is infected with AIDS keeps his homosexuality hidden from his employers. When dismissed, he hires a homophobic lawyer for a wrongful dismissal suit.
The movie is set in the early 18th century at the time of English – French war. The story depicts the life of a Royal Queen Anne and her lady friend Rachel. Queen Anne of England falls sick while her close aide Sarah Churchill oversees the country’s important matters. Soon, things take a turn when Sarah’s cousin Abigail starts serving the queen.The film received universal acclaim and was nominated for ten Oscars at the 91st Academy Awards – including Best Picture.