Not very known/famous lesbian films

by ngo-90 | created - 03 Aug 2013 | updated - 26 Nov 2016 | Public

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1. Mrs. Stevens Hears the Mermaids Singing (2004)

Drama, Romance

A lesbian author causes a scandal when she writes a novel about two women in love.

Director: Linda Thornburg | Stars: Lucy Brightman, Harley Kaplan, Patrick Richwood, Susan Bonowitz

Votes: 33

2. Amor nello specchio (1999)

104 min | Drama

In 17th century France, a theater troupe is allowed by its patron to go to Paris to produce an erotic play. The head of the troupe dreams of fame while his wife, the leading actress, and a new leading girl fall for each other.

Director: Salvatore Maira | Stars: Anna Galiena, Peter Stormare, Simona Cavallari, Jacques Sernas

Votes: 59

3. Family (2008)

PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

After suffering with the dire consequences of being in the closet, a group of lesbian friends forge a pact to deal with the dire consequences of coming out.

Director: Faith Trimel | Stars: Leslie Gilliam, Nikki Klecha, Fadhia Carmelle Marcelin, Mahogany Ratcliffe

Votes: 45

4. Rachel, Rachel (1968)

Approved | 101 min | Drama, Romance

Rachel is a 35 year old school teacher who has no man in her life and lives with her mother. When a man from the big city returns and asks her out, she begins to have to make decisions about her life and where she wants it to go.

Director: Paul Newman | Stars: Joanne Woodward, James Olson, Kate Harrington, Estelle Parsons

Votes: 2,552

5. Lily Festival (2001)

100 min | Drama, Romance, Comedy

Delightful romantic complications are stirred up with the arrival of a 75-year-old Casanova, Mr. Miyoshi, at a senior citizens' apartment building. Mrs. Miyano and her five other apartment ... See full summary »

Director: Sachi Hamano | Stars: Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Mickey Curtis, Utae Shôji, Kazuko Shirakawa

Votes: 22

6. Utsukushisa to kanashimi to (1965)

106 min | Drama, Romance

Long before the events of the movie Ôki, who was approaching middle age, had a relation to 16-year-old Otoko. She got pregnant, but the child was stillborn. Their relation stopped at the ... See full summary »

Director: Masahiro Shinoda | Stars: Kaoru Yachigusa, Mariko Kaga, Sô Yamamura, Kei Yamamoto

Votes: 175

7. Fourplay (2012)

Unrated | 80 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A feature anthology of short tales of sexual intimacy set in four American cities.

Director: Kyle Henry | Stars: Christeene, Gary Chason, Danielle Rene, Atticus Rowe

Votes: 52

8. Meli to kormi tis (1975)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

After the death of her wealthy father, Marina learns that her entire fortune is lost. Pavlos is an old family friend who offers to help. He is in love with Marina but she rejects him for ... See full summary »

Director: Ilias Mylonakos | Stars: Tina Spathi, Magda Makri, Antonis Liotsis, Giorgos Kosmidis

Votes: 19

9. Belle (1993)

99 min | Romance

Existential tale of a woman in search of herself and meaning in her life. Belle's lifelong commitment to her lover, Marthe, is the emotional lynchpin of her life. But when Belle's desperate... See full synopsis »

Director: Irma Achten | Stars: Wivineke van Groningen, Nelleke Zitman, Rosa Herzberg, Ulf-Maria Kuehne

Votes: 11

10. The Midwife's Tale (1995)

75 min | Romance

The daughter of a lesbian couple seeks a tale about a "knightess". One of her mothers tells her a story of a Lady and a midwife who fall in love.

Director: Megan Siler | Stars: Stacey Havener, Gayle Cohen, Carla Milford, Anthony Shaw Abaté

Votes: 35

11. Zi shu (1997)

117 min | Drama, Romance

Foon escapes an arranged marriage by walking the road of a Ji Sor. After an affair with Shing, she becomes pregnant. An attempted abortion nearly costs Foon her life. Wan, the young owner ... See full summary »

Director: Chi Leung 'Jacob' Cheung | Stars: Carina Lau, Charlie Yeung, Ah-Lei Gua, Theresa Lee

Votes: 437

12. Out at the Wedding (2007)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

Ever have an identity crisis? Tell a little white lie here and there, just to make everyone happy? Well, Alex Houston has got you beat, hands down. After telling her fiancé, Dana, that her ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Friedlander | Stars: Jerry Banks, Jill Bennett, Jamie Blake, Emily A. Burton

Votes: 723

13. Caresses (1998)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Eleven episodes portray different encounters in Barcelona during the course of a single night towards the end of the millennium.

Director: Ventura Pons | Stars: David Selvas, Laura Conejero, Julieta Serrano, Montserrat Salvador

Votes: 448

14. Therese and Isabelle (1968)

Not Rated | 118 min | Drama, Romance

Two young girls experience awakening sexuality in the heated atmosphere of a Swiss girls' boarding school...

Director: Radley Metzger | Stars: Essy Persson, Anna Gaël, Barbara Laage, Anne Vernon

Votes: 508

15. Desperate Remedies (1993)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

In a town called Hope on the edge of Britain's empire, desperations clash: the beautiful Dorothea Brook is desperate to free her pregnant sister Rose from the clutches of Fraser, a fortune ... See full summary »

Directors: Stewart Main, Peter Wells | Stars: Jennifer Ward-Lealand, Kevin Smith, Lisa Chappell, Cliff Curtis

Votes: 345 | Gross: $0.07M

16. Jin se (1992)

A depressing, sweet tale about the relationship between two former school girls that cannot survive in a strict, ignorant world.

Director: Otto Chan | Stars: Hitomi Okazaki, Lei Hung Yip, Lai Hing Chan, Sek-Lim Chan

Votes: 37

18. A Partilha (2001)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

After the death of their mother, four sisters gather to divide their inheritance, and bring back several family troubles.

Director: Daniel Filho | Stars: Glória Pires, Andrea Beltrão, Lília Cabral, Paloma Duarte

Votes: 694

19. Pariah (I) (2011)

R | 86 min | Drama

79 Metascore

A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.

Director: Dee Rees | Stars: Adepero Oduye, Kim Wayans, Aasha Davis, Pernell Walker

Votes: 5,265 | Gross: $0.76M

20. Manhattan Minutiae (2016)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

A rock & roll romantic comedy centered on an eclectic group of Greenwich Village East residents, led by the intellectual slacker Dex and the passionate Bohemian rock-star-in-the-making, Max... See full summary »

Director: Steve Becker | Stars: Chris Elwood, Linda Shing, Eddie Daniels, Jenni Pulos

Votes: 16

21. Getting Personal (2006)

90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Alexandra needs to leave behind her deceased ex-girlfriend. Donnie wants a partner for role-playing romps. Naomi seeks help her navigating through her spiritual doubts. Jill has an ... See full summary »

Director: Beth Bailey | Stars: Ruth Bellavia, Eric Cubitt, Marlo DiCrasto, Cheryl Farney

24. Honenuki (1967)

Not Rated | 72 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

When the two lovers Yukio and Minoru meet again after four years of separation, they find that their old feelings are not dead. The problem is that Yukio is now married. But things get ... See full summary »

Director: Seiichi Fukuda | Stars: Kaoru Miya, Mari Nagisa, Noriko Chigetsu, Masao Chirakawa

Votes: 7

25. Nachuraru ûman 2010 (2010)

104 min | Drama, Romance

Yoko and Hanayo fell in love while working together as manga artist at their university newspaper. The intensity of their affair was such that for years after their breakup Yoko avoided ... See full summary »

Director: Seiichi Nomura | Stars: Ayano, Erena, Ayumi Kinoshita, Riki Miura

Votes: 13

26. Menor de Edad (2013)

90 min | Drama

Fifteen-year-old Jen doesn't have a very happy life - bullied by classmates, dumped by her boyfriend and picked on by her mom. Seeking comfort in a violent gang of girls led by her cousin, ... See full summary »

Director: Joel Lamangan | Stars: Meg Imperial, Ara Mina, Wendell Ramos, Chynna Ortaleza

Votes: 27

27. Mapa Para Conversar (2012)

TV-MA | 81 min | Drama, Romance

A MAP FOR A TALK is an independent project, an intimate play evolving around three main characters: an adult woman, her mother and her female lover. Two days in their lives occur in two ... See full summary »

Director: Fernández Constanza | Stars: Moro Andrea, Francisca Bernardi, Romano Kottow, Francisco Pizarro Saenz de Urtury

Votes: 38

29. The D Word (2005)

61 min | Comedy

The D Word is a NYC parody of that 'other' Sapphic series. It follows a group of young queer friends and family as they stumble through work and sex lives with tongue placed firmly in cheek and other interesting bodily orifices.

Directors: Noelle Brower, Maggie Burkle, Cherien Dabis | Stars: Stephen Alexander, Tony Arnaud, Michele Balan, Evy Bjorn

Votes: 25

30. Desperadas (2007)

TV-PG | 102 min | Comedy, Romance

This Filipino story centers around four beautiful half-sisters each with a different lifestyle and unresolved issues on family, relationships, and personal hang-ups. Each sister is ... See full summary »

Director: Joel Lamangan | Stars: Ruffa Gutierrez, Rufa Mae Quinto, Iza Calzado, Marian Rivera

Votes: 33

32. Everything Relative (1996)

R | 110 min | Drama

Old college chums get together for a weekend reunion that is bound to open old wounds and perhaps heal them. New romances find a spark while old ones rekindle.

Director: Sharon Pollack | Stars: Monica Bell, Carol Schneider, Ellen McLaughlin, Gabriella Messina

Votes: 178

33. Como Esquecer (2010)

100 min | Drama

Julia is a 35-year-old English Literature teacher struggling with depression as she tries to get her life back together again after her long, intense love affair with Antonia. Feeling ... See full summary »

Director: Malu De Martino | Stars: Ana Paula Arósio, Murilo Rosa, Natália Lage, Arieta Corrêa

Votes: 394

34. Hua chi le na nv hai (2008)

106 min | Romance

Four separate vignettes about lesbian relationships and dating, ending with a summation about relationships.

Director: Hung-i Chen | Stars: Josephine A. Blankstein, Cheer Chen, Yang-kun Chen, Belle Hsin

Votes: 285

35. Rome & Juliet (2006)

Drama, Romance

ROME AND JULIET follows the romantic journey and soul mating of two women caught in a web of forbidden love. Juliet (a conservative pre-school teacher) is a bride to be who befriends and ... See full summary »

Director: Connie Macatuno | Stars: Andrea Del Rosario, Mylene Dizon, Rafael Rosell, Tessie Tomas

Votes: 236

36. Looking for Cheyenne (2005)

R | 86 min | Drama, Romance

74 Metascore

Cheyenne, a journalist, decides to leave Paris after being laid off and to settle down in the middle of nowhere, far from the society she hates.The trouble is that she leaves Sonia, her ... See full summary »

Director: Valérie Minetto | Stars: Mila Dekker, Aurélia Petit, Malik Zidi, Luc Leclerc du Sablon

Votes: 312 | Gross: $0.00M

37. The Good Father (1985)

R | 90 min | Drama

Bill is a man who's very bitter about his divorce and losing custody of his son. So, when one of his friends is being sued for divorce by his wife, so that she can enter into a lesbian ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Frances Viner

Votes: 428 | Gross: $0.42M

38. Cloudburst (2011)

Unrated | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

A lesbian couple escape from their nursing home and head up to Canada to get married. Along the way, they pick up a young, male hitchhiker.

Director: Thom Fitzgerald | Stars: Olympia Dukakis, Brenda Fricker, Kristin Booth, Michael McPhee

Votes: 1,656

39. Toppuresu (2008)

108 min | Comedy, Drama

The ever-lively and upbeat Natsuko tries to mend a broken heart by carrying on with a string of short-lived affairs after her break-up with Tomomi. But when Tomomi announces her plans to ... See full summary »

Director: Eiji Uchida | Stars: Mina Shimizu, Erika Okuda, Aya Ohmasa, Sô Sakamoto

Votes: 65

40. Street Girls (1975)

R | 74 min | Drama, Thriller

When a middle-aged father searches for his dropout daughter, Angel, his quest takes him into the underworld of prostitutes, pimps, drug addicts and thieves. Angel has become a dancer in a ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Miller | Stars: Carol Case, Paul Pompian, Art Burke, Christine Souder

Votes: 52

41. Suddenly (2002)

Unrated | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

63 Metascore

An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica ... See full summary »

Director: Diego Lerman | Stars: Tatiana Saphir, Carla Crespo, Veronica Hassan, Beatriz Thibaudin

Votes: 776

42. Leonera (2008)

Not Rated | 113 min | Crime, Drama

64 Metascore

An incarcerated woman struggles to raise her son from prison.

Director: Pablo Trapero | Stars: Martina Gusman, Elli Medeiros, Rodrigo Santoro, Laura García

Votes: 2,734 | Gross: $0.01M

43. Mosquita y Mari (2012)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama

66 Metascore

After being assigned as study partners, two Chicana high schoolers find a bond that confuses them at times.

Director: Aurora Guerrero | Stars: Fenessa Pineda, Venecia Troncoso, Joaquín Garrido, Laura Patalano

Votes: 729

44. The Bostonians (1984)

Not Rated | 122 min | Drama, Romance

59 Metascore

A Boston feminist and a conservative Southern lawyer contend for the heart and mind of a beautiful and bright girl unsure of her future.

Director: James Ivory | Stars: Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Jessica Tandy, Madeleine Potter

Votes: 1,599 | Gross: $1.01M

45. Tai Bei wan 9 zao 5 (2002)

97 min | Drama, Romance

In the Taiwanese capital of Taipei, the taboo of sex is racing through everyone's minds: a kindergarten teacher is a party animal at night, a sex-addicted hairstylist seduces anyone she can... See full summary »

Director: Leon Dai | Stars: Stanley Huang, Cheryl Yang, Ehlo Huang, Jill Yu

Votes: 200

46. Revoir Julie (1998)

92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Two 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.

Director: Jeanne Crépeau | Stars: Dominique Leduc, Stephanie Morgenstern, Marcel Sabourin, Muriel Dutil

Votes: 153

47. Red Doors (2005)

R | 90 min | Drama

60 Metascore

The Wongs struggle to cope with life, love, and family dysfunction in the suburbs of New York.

Director: Georgia Lee | Stars: Tzi Ma, Jacqueline Kim, Elaine Kao, Freda Foh Shen

Votes: 972

48. Die Leibwächterin (2005 TV Movie)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

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.

Director: Markus Imboden | Stars: Ulrike Folkerts, Barbara Rudnik, Peter Kremer, George Lenz

Votes: 102

49. La tourneuse de pages (2006)

Unrated | 85 min | Drama, Music, Thriller

67 Metascore

The girl Mélanie Prouvost is the beloved daughter of the butchers Mrs. Prouvost and Mr. Prouvost. She is an aspirant pianist and her parents make her application to the Conservatory. During... See full summary »

Director: Denis Dercourt | Stars: Catherine Frot, Déborah François, Pascal Greggory, Clotilde Mollet

Votes: 6,470 | Gross: $0.21M

50. La pirate (1984)

88 min | Drama, Romance

With the help of a couple of her oddball friends, a woman takes her former lesbian lover to a hotel to convince her that their affair shouldn't end. After much shouting and some sex, things complicate when the lover's husband shows up.

Director: Jacques Doillon | Stars: Jane Birkin, Maruschka Detmers, Philippe Léotard, Andrew Birkin

Votes: 208

51. Maggie and Annie (2002)

Not Rated | 105 min | Drama, Romance, Sport