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1.
Victim (1961)
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The death of a young man leads to the discovery of a blackmail plot against a number of gay men in 1960s London. (90 mins.)
Director: Basil Dearden
 
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M. Butterfly (1993)
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In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks. (101 mins.)
 
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The Boys in the Band (1970)
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Tempers fray and true selves are revealed when a heterosexual is accidentally invited to a homosexual party. (118 mins.)
 
4.
Different from the Others (1919)
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Two male musicians fall in love, but blackmail and scandal makes the affair take a tragic turn. (50 mins.)
Director: Richard Oswald
 
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The Children's Hour (1961)
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A troublemaking student at a girls' school accuses two teachers of being lesbians. (108 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
 
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Torch Song Trilogy (1988)
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Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein re-creates his role as the unsinkable Arnold... (120 mins.)
Director: Paul Bogart
 
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The Leather Boys (1964)
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An immature teenager marries a young biker but becomes disenchanted with the realities of working class marriage and her husband's relationship with his best friend. (108 mins.)
Director: Sidney J. Furie
 
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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)
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Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret. (104 mins.)
Director: Stephan Elliott
 
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Ma Vie en Rose (1997)
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Ludovic is a transgender girl who is coming out. She talks of marrying her neighbor's son and can not understand why everyone is so surprised about it... (88 mins.)
Director: Alain Berliner
 
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Mädchen in Uniform (1931)
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At an all-girls boarding school, Manuela falls in love with a teacher, to terrific consequences. (88 mins.)
 
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Angels in America (2003 Mini-Series)
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Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals. (352 mins.)
 
12.
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)
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A naive teenager is sent to rehab camp when her straitlaced parents and friends suspect her of being a lesbian. (85 mins.)
Director: Jamie Babbit
 
13.
Beautiful Thing (1996)
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In a suburb of London, young Jamie is escaping sport hours, to avoid being the victim of his comrades. Young Ste, his neighbor, is beaten by his father, and comes to sleep overnight. They discover new feelings, sleeping in the same bed. (90 mins.)
 
14.
Victor Victoria (1982)
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A struggling female soprano finds work playing a male female impersonator, but it complicates her personal life. (134 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
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Killer Condom (1996)
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The plot takes place in New York, and in the present. In a Hotel called "Quicky" a professor blackmails a student of his into having sex with him... (107 mins.)
Director: Martin Walz
 
17.
Six Degrees of Separation (1993)
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An affluent New York couple find their lives touched, intruded upon, and compelled by a mysterious young black man who is never quite who he says he is. (112 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi
 
18.
Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)
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Divorced working woman Alex and well-to-do Jewish family doctor Daniel Hirsh share not only the same... (110 mins.)
 
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Our Lady of the Assassins (2000)
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The tempestuous love story between Fernando, an older man who has recently returned to his crime-ridden drug capitol hometown of Medellin... (101 mins.)
 
20.
Jeffrey (1995)
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Jeffrey, a young gay man in New York, decides that sex is too much and decides to become celibate. He... (92 mins.)
 
21.
The Stepford Wives (2004)
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The secret to a Stepford Wife lies behind the doors of the Men's Association of how woman become different and imobilized robots (93 mins.)
Director: Frank Oz
 
22.
Isle of Lesbos (1997)
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"Rocky Horror Picture Show" meets "Oklahoma" in this outrageous musical comedy. A 1940's Technicolor-style fantasy with a modern and subversive twist... (98 mins.)
Director: Jeff B. Harmon
 
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Aimee & Jaguar (1999)
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In 1943 Berlin, a Nazi officer's wife meets and starts a passionate affair with a Jewish woman. (125 mins.)
 
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The Killing of Sister George (1968)
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George lives with her lover, Childie and plays a cheerful district nurse in a BBC soap opera. However... (138 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
25.
Desert Hearts (1985)
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A woman on the precipice of divorce becomes drawn to a ranchowner's daughter. (96 mins.)
Director: Donna Deitch
 
26.
Go Fish (1994)
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Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely... (83 mins.)
Director: Rose Troche
 
27.
Bionda fragola (1980)
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(95 mins.)
Director: Mino Bellei