LGBT-movies that are ACTUALLY GOOD.

I'm sick of all these lists of half-bad gay movies that i watch and just go "eh, really?". So here are some movies and tv shows that are really good! (Both gay and lesbian).
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1.
Shelter (2007)
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When his college dreams are sidelined by family obligations, a young man finds comfort in surfing with his best friend's brother. (97 mins.)
Director: Jonah Markowitz
“ I cried, i giggled, i got horny. It has everything. ” - Infinitenope
 
2.
Boy Culture (2006)
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A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client. (88 mins.)
Director: Q. Allan Brocka
“ Really hot movie about a male prostitute who has an obession with his male roommate. Smarter than u might think. It touches ur heart as well. ” - Infinitenope
 
3.
Dream Boy (2008)
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Chronicles the relationship between two gay teenagers in the rural south in the late '70s. (88 mins.)
Director: James Bolton
“ A very odd film, but in a nice way. Some hot scenes and a cute relationship between two young teenage boys. ” - Infinitenope
 
4.
Queer as Folk (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The lives and loves of a group of gay friends living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (47 mins.)
“ The ULTIMATE gay tv show. Just watch it goddamnit. You'll be hooked! ” - Infinitenope
 
5.
The L Word (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Follows the lives and loves of a small, close-knit group of lesbians living in Los Angeles as well as the friends and family members that either support or loathe them. (50 mins.)
Director: Tricia Brock
“ Good until season 5 according to me. Then there's just too much Dyke Drama. Very good til then tho, i'm so glad i finally decided to watch it! ” - Infinitenope
 
6.
Lip Service (2010 TV Series)
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Lives, loves & lusts of Lipstick Lesbians in Scotland. (60 mins.)
“ The life of a small group of lesbian friends living in a brittish small town, centering on bad girl Frankie. ” - Infinitenope
 
7.
Imagine Me & You (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A newlywed bride becomes infatuated with another woman, who questions her sexual orientation, promoting a stir among the bride's family and friends. (90 mins.)
Director: Ol Parker
“ Its just...awwwwwww. Watch it:')))
SO well made! ” - Infinitenope
 
8.
The Curiosity of Chance (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A confident, out-of-the-closet gay teenager has the support of an eclectic range of friends while dealing with a homophobic bully during his first year at an international high school. (98 mins.)
“ An amazingly cute, wierd and touching movie about a young man named Chance. A gay boy with a dream thats a little different from most. ” - Infinitenope
 
9.
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A teenager copes with his sexuality on the last day of school in 1984. It shows him coping with being gay and being with friends. (99 mins.)
Director: David Moreton
“ The ugly style of ..well..everyone, kind of bothers me. But it is after all the eightees. It's cuet though! ” - Infinitenope
 
10.
Were the World Mine (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A bullied and demoralized gay student at an all-boys school uses a magical flower derived from Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream' to turn many in his community gay, including a comely rugby player for himself. (95 mins.)
Director: Tom Gustafson
“ A beautiful musical about a yonug gay man named Timothy. Inspired by shakespeare! ” - Infinitenope
 
11.
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys, and their lives over the years. (134 mins.)
Director: Ang Lee
“ Extraordinary tale of two "straight" men with families who meet at Brokeback Mountain one summer because they both get the job of herding the sheep there. Sparks fly. Magic happens. Its hard, its forbidden, its love.
To me, the sex scene is more ..well.. brutal than sexy but its still very well made! ” - Infinitenope
 
12.
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
C.R.A.Z.Y. Extraordinary lives of ordinary people in search of love and happiness - that's the premise of "C.R.A.Z.Y", a family drama unlike any other. (127 mins.)
“ WONDERBAR. Thats all i can say really. It's..perfect. And he is so beautiful. Ah i have to buy it<3 ” - Infinitenope
 
13.
Prayers for Bobby (2009 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons. (90 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
“ A horrible movie, but thats what its meant to be. I cried and cried but i'm so glad i watched it. Sad story about a mother who disowns her gay sun cause its against her religion, and after he kills himself she starts questioning her faith. ” - Infinitenope
 
14.
Mysterious Skin (2004)
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A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth. (105 mins.)
Director: Gregg Araki
“ Mysterious skin, mysterious movie. It's odd but a little brilliant too.
Story of a young prostitute who has blackouts... but then the memories start to return. ” - Infinitenope
 
15.
Eating Out (2004)
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After getting dumped by his slutty girlfriend, Caleb falls in love with Gwen. However, thanks to Caleb's roommate, Gwen thinks he's gay and sets him up with her roommate, Marc. (90 mins.)
Director: Q. Allan Brocka
“ I was very sceptical to this because of the not-so-serious-title but it was a REALLY hot movie with ..well, wierd but fun humor in it^_^ ” - Infinitenope
 
16.
Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
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After Marc dumps him, Kyle unites with Gwen and Tiffani to land sexually confused art model Troy by pretending to be straight. However, Marc wants Troy, too, and members from a notorious "ex-gay" group are slipping for the both of them. (79 mins.)
“ Not as good as the first one but still good! ” - Infinitenope
 
17.
Patrik, Age 1.5 (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A Swedish gay couple adopt what they think is an 18-month-old orphan, only to meet their new son, a 15-year-old homophobic delinquent. (103 mins.)
Director: Ella Lemhagen
“ This movie is soo cute, and from my home country sweden:)!
A gay couple adopt a boy, age 1,5...or so they think. ” - Infinitenope
 
18.
Shortbus (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A group of New Yorkers caught up in their romantic-sexual milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. (101 mins.)
“ An indie-film about sex. Anout relationships. About human beings. ” - Infinitenope
 
19.
Kaboom (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A sci-fi story centered on the sexual awakening of a group of college students. (86 mins.)
Director: Gregg Araki
“ Extremely wierd but kinda sexy! ” - Infinitenope
 
20.
Imaginary Heroes (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The Travis family façade is destroyed by an event incomprehensible to them -- an event which will open... (111 mins.)
Director: Dan Harris
“ Technichally its just ONE gay kiss... but its so hotttt. And the movie is very good! ” - Infinitenope
 
21.
Summer Storm (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A close friendship between two crew teammates is tested when one slowly discovers he's gay and attracted to the other. (98 mins.)
“ Funny, cute, sexy:) ” - Infinitenope
 
22.
Cruel Intentions (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two vicious step-siblings of an elite Manhattan prep school make a wager: to deflower the new headmaster's daughter before the start of term. (97 mins.)
Director: Roger Kumble
“ Only on the gay-list because of 1 adorable gay character and a kind of gay bedroom scene. The movie is hot hot hot. ” - Infinitenope
 
23.
If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Trio of stories about lesbian couples in three different decades. (96 mins.)
“ AMAZING movie about a house, that three generations of lesbians call home. ” - Infinitenope
 
24.
Show Me Love (1998)
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Two teenage girls in small-town Sweden. Elin is beautiful, popular, and bored with life. Agnes is friendless, sad, and secretly in love with Elin. (89 mins.)
Director: Lukas Moodysson
“ Typical swedish "young-people-in-a-small-town-and-their-lives" movie. But lesbian! ” - Infinitenope
 
25.
Boys Don't Cry (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Female-born Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska. (118 mins.)
Director: Kimberly Peirce
“ Horrible, well made. ” - Infinitenope
 
26.
Watercolors (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A story about two classmates - one smart and openly gay and the other school swimming star. They grow... (114 mins.)
Director: David Oliveras
“ I wish they would have cast someone different in the roll of carter, but otherwise a beautiful movie about a young artist and his first love! ” - Infinitenope
 
27.
Christopher and His Kind (2011 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
How real-life British-American author Christopher Isherwood and his German boyfriend Heinz met and fell in love during the 1930s and the rise of Nazism. (90 mins.)
Director: Geoffrey Sax