The Best Lesbian Movies

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1.
The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010 TV Movie)
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In nineteenth century Yorkshire wealthy orphan Anne Lister lives with an aunt and uncle, anxious for her to marry well and blissfully... (92 mins.)
Director: James Kent
 
2.
The Sea Purple (2009)
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Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love... (105 mins.)
 
3.
Boys Don't Cry (1999)
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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
 
4.
Producing Adults (2004)
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Longtime couple Venla and Antero come to a serious impasse. After years with Antero, Venla wants to start a family... (102 mins.)
 
5.
Private Traps (2008 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
6.
Fine Dead Girls (2002)
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A lesbian couple rents an apartment in a seemingly normal building which happens to be populated with all kinds of freaks... (77 mins.)
Director: Dalibor Matanic
 
7.
Unveiled (2005)
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The educated Fariba Tabrizi flies from Teheran to Germany expecting to have asylum, since she is persecuted... (97 mins.)
 
8.
Imagine Me & You (2005)
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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
 
9.
Kiss Me (2011)
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A young woman engaged to be married finds herself in an affair with her soon-to-be stepmother's lesbian daughter. (105 mins.)
 
10.
Thelma & Louise (1991)
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An Arkansas waitress and a housewife shoot a rapist and take off in a '66 Thunderbird. (130 mins.)
Director: Ridley Scott
 
11.
Water Lilies (2007)
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Summer in a new suburb outside Paris. Nothing to do but look at the ceiling. Marie, Anne and Floriane are 15. Their paths cross in the corridors at the local swimming pool, where love and desire make a sudden, dramatic appearance. (85 mins.)
Director: Céline Sciamma
 
12.
Eloïse's Lover (2009)
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A young woman is hospitalized and in a coma after a serious accident. Through flashbacks we learn of her feelings for another woman. (92 mins.)
Director: Jesús Garay
 
13.
Fingersmith (2005 Mini-Series)
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Susan "Sue" Trinder is a fingersmith (British slang for thief) who lives in the slums of London with... (181 mins.)
Director: Aisling Walsh
 
14.
Love Sick (2006)
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Love. It just happens. No rules. It may look sick, but it's deep and it hurts. For everyone, Alex and Kiki are just good friends. They happen to be two girls experiencing another kind of love. For their family, Kiki and Sandu are sister and brother who sometimes fight. They happen to be lovers. Love Sick is about their stories. (86 mins.)
Director: Tudor Giurgiu
 
15.
If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000 TV Movie)
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Trio of stories about lesbian couples in three different decades. (96 mins.)
 
16.
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
 
17.
Bound (1996)
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Corky, a tough female ex con and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar. (108 mins.)
 
18.
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
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A housewife who is unhappy with her life befriends an old lady in a nursing home and is enthralled by the tales she tells of people she used to know. (130 mins.)
Director: Jon Avnet
 
19.
Heavenly Creatures (1994)
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Two girls have an intense fantasy life; their parents, concerned the fantasy is too intense, separate them, and the girls take revenge. (99 mins.)
Director: Peter Jackson
 
20.
La robe du soir (2009)
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Like many of her classmates, 12 year old tomboy Juliette has a crush on Mrs. Solenska, a teacher distinguished by stylish attire and an uninhibited... (95 mins.)
Director: Myriam Aziza
 
21.
High Art (1998)
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A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other. (101 mins.)
Director: Lisa Cholodenko
 
22.
All Over Me (1997)
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Claude and Ellen are best friends who live in a not-so-nice area of New York. They're involved in the subculture of 90s youth... (86 mins.)
Director: Alex Sichel
 
23.
To Faro (2008)
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Melanie meets Jenny and falls in love. But Jenny thinks she's met Miguel. (90 mins.)
Director: Nana Neul
 
24.
Sonja (2006)
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A teenage girl, Sonja (Sabrina Kruschwitz) tries to deal with her separated parents and her boyfriend... (72 mins.)
 
25.
For 80 Days (2010)
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Where is the thin line that separates friendship from desire? After more than 50 years without seeing each other, two 70 years old women dare crossing the line. (104 mins.)
 
26.
Cracks (2009)
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A look at the lives and relationships among girls at an elite boarding school. (104 mins.)
Director: Jordan Scott
 
27.
Monster (2003)
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Based on the life of Aileen Wuornos, a Daytona Beach prostitute who became a serial killer. (109 mins.)
Director: Patty Jenkins
 
28.
Lost and Delirious (2001)
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A newcomer to a posh girls boarding school discovers that her two senior roommates are lovers. (103 mins.)
Director: Léa Pool
 
29.
Henry & June (1990)
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In 1931 Paris, Anais Nin meets Henry Miller and his wife June. Intrigued by them both, she begins expanding... (136 mins.)
Director: Philip Kaufman
 
30.
Edie & Thea: A Very Long Engagement (2009 Documentary)
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After 42 years, feisty and delightful lesbian couple Edie and Thea are finally getting married. From the early '60s to the present day... (61 mins.)
 
31.
Murderous Maids (2000)
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Based on the true story of two chambermaids (the Papin sisters) of 1930s France who murdered their employer and her daughter. (94 mins.)
 
32.
Se min kjole (2009)
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Four dysfunctional teenage girls steal a car and elope from the institution where they live. They go on a road trip across Denmark, confronting ghosts of the past and settling old accounts as their dark secrets are revealed. (85 mins.)
Director: Hella Joof
 
33.
Serveuses demandées (2008)
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This is a film about two women who struggle to endure lousy working conditions they face as strippers.
Director: Guylaine Dionne
 
34.
The Secrets (2007)
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In The Secrets, two brilliant young women discover their own voices in a repressive orthodox culture where females are forbidden to sing... (127 mins.)
Director: Avi Nesher
 
35.
Itty Bitty Titty Committee (2007)
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High School grad and all American gal, Anna finds her purpose and herself after she hooks up with the radical feminists in The Itty Bitty Titty Committee. (87 mins.)
Director: Jamie Babbit
 
36.
Farewell, My Queen (2012)
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A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the first days of the French Revolution. (100 mins.)
Director: Benoît Jacquot
 
37.
Was am Ende zählt (2007)
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When a teen runaway has her money stolen on her way to Lyon, she ends up being helped by a group of criminals. Impregnated by one of them leads to an identity switch with a befriended homeless orphan for her benefits. (100 mins.)
Director: Julia von Heinz
 
38.
Tipping the Velvet (2002 Mini-Series)
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Set in the 1890's, tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley. (177 mins.)
 
39.
The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995)
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An adventurous love story between two young women of different social and economic backgrounds who find themselves going through all the typical struggles of a new romance. (94 mins.)
Director: Maria Maggenti
 
40.
Elena Undone (2010)
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Fate brings two diversely different women together, and sets them on a collision course that will shatter their preconceived notions about love, life and the power of one's soul. (111 mins.)
Director: Nicole Conn
 
41.
Thirteen (2003)
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A thirteen-year-old girl's relationship with her mother is put to the test as she discovers drugs, sex, and petty crime in the company of her cool but troubled best friend. (100 mins.)
 
42.
The Fish Child (2009)
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A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime. (96 mins.)
Director: Lucía Puenzo
 
43.
Goldfish Memory (2003)
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A light-hearted look at the dangers and delights of dating in contemporary Dublin (85 mins.)
Director: Liz Gill
 
44.
You Will Be Mine (2009)
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Marie leaves home to study the piano at the conservatory in Lyons. Through lack of money, she is obliged to share an apartment with Emma... (96 mins.)
Director: Sophie Laloy
 
45.
The Mountain (2011)
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Nora and Solveig are hiking through snow-covered, rough, but beautiful scenery on a tour of several... (73 mins.)
Director: Ole Giæver
 
46.
Sister My Sister (1994)
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Two sisters separated in childhood reunite years later as servants at a household in France. Their happiness to be reunited spirals into an incestuous relationship. (89 mins.)
Director: Nancy Meckler
 
47.
Revoir Julie (1998)
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Two female friends meet after 15 years. One of them is in love with the other. One night she comes clean and is rebuffed by her shocked friend - at first. (92 mins.)
Director: Jeanne Crépeau
 
48.
Prey for Rock & Roll (2003)
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Prey For Rock & Roll is the story of Jacki and her all-girl rock and roll band, Clam Dandy, who are... (104 mins.)
Director: Alex Steyermark
 
49.
My Summer of Love (2004)
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In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tamsin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together. (86 mins.)
 
50.
The Runaways (2010)
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A coming-of-age biographical film about the 1970s teenage all-girl rock band The Runaways. This film also explores the relationship between band members Joan Jett and Cherie Currie. (106 mins.)
 
51.
Pretty Persuasion (2005)
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A 15-year-old girl incites chaos among her friends and a media frenzy when she accuses her drama teacher of sexual harassment. (104 mins.)
Director: Marcos Siega
 
52.
Russian Dolls (2005)
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Five years after their summer together in Barcelona, Xavier, William, Wendy, Martine and Isabelle reunite. (125 mins.)
 
53.
Better Than Chocolate (1999)
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Two attractive young lesbians, Maggie and Kim, meet in Vancouver, develop a passionate romance, and move in together... (101 mins.)
Director: Anne Wheeler
 
54.
La répétition (2001)
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Nathalie and Louise are friends from childhood. While studying drama at University Louise becomes hopelessly obsessed with her friend... (96 mins.)
 
55.
The Bodyguard (2005 TV Movie)
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Attractive uncompromising politician Mona Dengler is investigating the tobacco industry. Tomboyish bodyguard and single mother Johanna Sieber is assigned to protect her. This endangers Johanna's son. Mona unexpectedly falls for her. (90 mins.)
Director: Markus Imboden
 
56.
Room in Rome (2010)
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A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls. (109 mins.)
Director: Julio Medem
 
57.
Le cahier volé (1992)
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(110 mins.)
 
58.
L'auberge espagnole (2002)
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A strait-laced French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a cast of six other characters from all over Europe. Together, they speak the international language of love and friendship. (122 mins.)
 
59.
Another Way (1982)
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Political and sexual repression in Hungary, just after the revolution of 1956. In 1958, the body of Eva Szalanczky... (102 mins.)
 
60.
Affinity (2008)
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A grieving upper class woman becomes a "Lady Visitor" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles... (120 mins.)
Director: Tim Fywell
 
61.
Affäre zu dritt (2003 TV Movie)
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The movie is about a married couple, both are police officers and they're not very happy with their marriage...
Director: Josh Broecker
 
62.
Antonia's Line (1995)
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A Dutch matron establishes and, for several generations, oversees a close-knit, matriarchal community where feminism and liberalism thrive. (102 mins.)
Director: Marleen Gorris
 
63.
You and I (2011)
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Two teenage girls, Janie who is American and Lana who is Russian, fall in love after meeting at a t.A.T.u concert and are swept into a dangerous world of obsession, drug abuse and murder. (100 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
 
64.
Black Swan (2010)
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A committed dancer wins the lead role in a production of Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" only to find herself struggling to maintain her sanity. (108 mins.)
 
65.
A Love to Keep (2006 TV Movie)
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2 teachers fall in love at a time when it is a crime to be homosexual. One teacher's mother has her committed to a psychiatric hospital. When the lovers reunite, they must deal with the after effects of years of electroshock therapy. (98 mins.)
 
66.
Alice (2002)
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Alice is suffering from the upcoming marriage of her older sister Manon as they've shared a unique togetherness since their childhood. (50 mins.)
Director: Sylvie Ballyot
 
67.
Yes or No (2010)
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Pie is a sweet girl who moves into a new college dorm room where she finds out that her new roommate Kim... (102 mins.)
 
68.
Chloe (2009)
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A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger. (96 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
69.
Loving Annabelle (2006)
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Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled... (76 mins.)
 
70.
New Best Friend (2002)
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A North Carolina sheriff investigates the near-fatal drug overdose of an underachieving college girl, and uncovers many sordid details of her life before and during her descent into drugs and debauchery. (91 mins.)
 
71.
I Can't Think Straight (2008)
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A 2008 romance film adapted from a same name novel about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent... (82 mins.)
Director: Shamim Sarif
 
72.
Bloomington (2010)
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"Bloomington" is a coming-of-age drama about a former child actress attending college in search of independence and who ends up becoming romantically involved with a female professor. (83 mins.)
 
73.
And Then Came Lola (2009)
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A talented, but distracted photographer, Lola, on the verge of success in both love and work, could... (71 mins.)
 
74.
Break My Fall (2011)
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Three days in the lives of four friends on the streets of East London. Girlfriends Liza and Sally have a band to pull together and a birthday to celebrate, yet from this moment on their lives will change forever. (107 mins.)
Director: Kanchi Wichmann
 
75.
Out at the Wedding (2007)
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Ever have an identity crisis? Tell a little white lie here and there, just to make everyone happy? Well... (96 mins.)
Director: Lee Friedlander
 
76.
D.E.B.S. (2004)
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Plaid-skirted schoolgirls are groomed by a secret government agency to become the newest members of the elite national-defense group, D.E.B.S. (91 mins.)
Director: Angela Robinson
 
77.
Love & Suicide (2006 Video)
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When pretty but troubled Kaye moves to New Orleans from Atlanta with her mother and little brother, she forges a special friendship with Emily... (98 mins.)
Director: Mia Salsi
 
78.
We Are the Night (2010)
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In Berlin, a cop closes in on an all-female vampire trio who just took in a new member, Lena. (99 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
 
79.
Bitch Slap (2009)
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Three bad girls travel to a remote desert hideaway to steal $200 million in diamonds from a ruthless underworld kingpin. (109 mins.)
Director: Rick Jacobson
 
80.
Bilitis (1977)
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A coming of age story centering on the exploits of a young girl during summer vacation. (95 mins.)
Director: David Hamilton
 
81.
Combats de femme (1997 TV Series)
Episode: Un amour de femme (2001)
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A lonely wife secretly starts an affair with a female dance teacher, at the distress of her husband.
 
82.
The Roommate (2011)
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When college freshman Sara arrives on campus for the first time, she befriends her roommate, Rebecca, unaware that the girl is becoming dangerously obsessed with her. (91 mins.)
 
83.
The Kids Are All Right (2010)
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Two children conceived by artificial insemination bring their biological father into their non-traditional family life. (106 mins.)
Director: Lisa Cholodenko
 
84.
Eternal (2004)
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Detective Raymond Pope is a detective of questionable morals, searching for his missing wife. His investigation... (107 mins.)
 
85.
Running on Empty Dreams (2009)
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About a married woman who falls in love with a single mom. (120 mins.)
 
86.
Natasha (2007)
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A young Russian foreign exchange student arrives at the home of the vicar of a very proper english village whose residents are more than scandalised when her secret colorful past is suddenly revealed. (87 mins.)
Director: Jag Mundhra