Gay Cinema & Television

by MichaelWeihn | created - 05 Apr 2017 | updated - 2 days ago | Public

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1. The Adonis Factor (2010)

Not Rated | 69 min | Documentary, Reality-TV

Gay men and their pursuit of physical perfection.

Director: Christopher Hines | Stars: Anthony O'Brien, Shane Stiel, Dakota Rivers, Bruce Vilanch

Votes: 169

2. The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)

R | 104 min | Comedy, Music

68 Metascore

Two drag performers and a transgender woman travel across the desert to perform their unique style of cabaret.

Director: Stephan Elliott | Stars: Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp, Rebel Penfold-Russell

Votes: 42,148 | Gross: $11.22M

3. After Stonewall (1999)

Not Rated | 88 min | Documentary, Biography, History

Documentary/Historical retrospective of the Gay Rights movement from the 1969 Stonewall riots to the present.

Director: John Scagliotti | Stars: Craig Rodwell, Melissa Etheridge, Mike Carney, Barney Frank

Votes: 352

4. And the Band Played On (1993 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 141 min | Drama, History

The story of the discovery of the A.I.D.S. epidemic, and the political infighting of the scientific community hampering the early fight with it.

Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Matthew Modine, Alan Alda, Patrick Bauchau, Nathalie Baye

Votes: 8,588

5. And, There You Are (2010)

105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Ray Dalton [Roy Kirkland] is a successful businessman, snappy dresser, drives a Lexus on 22s and never meets a stranger, but love seems to be the hardest object to acquire. Ray gets lots of... See full summary »

Director: Doug Sebastian | Stars: Roy Kirkland, Stephen C. Terrio Jr., Tyler Mitchell, Eugene Mapp

Votes: 19

6. And Then Came Summer (2000)

Not Rated | 82 min | Drama

A reunion of family and friends becomes an unforgettable vacation when two teenage boys discover their feelings for each other, only to be found out by their families.

Director: Jeff London | Stars: Patrick Webber, Tim Madonna, Holly Waddell, Mathieu Smith

Votes: 358

7. Angora Ranch (2006 Video)

96 min | Drama, Romance

Only two things stand between Justin and Jack falling in love - their fathers "Angora Ranch" is a sweet, heartfelt movie about love that transcends age, stereotypes and meddlesome family.

Director: Paul Bright | Stars: Paul Bright, Tim Jones, Peggy Mae Binn, Kyle Evans

Votes: 295

8. An Angel Named Billy (2007)

Not Rated | 120 min | Drama, Romance

Evicted from his home, a pleasant gay teen finds support and acceptance as a hired caregiver for a professional photographer's father after his latest stroke.

Director: Greg Osborne | Stars: Dustin Belt, Richard Lewis Warren, Hank Fields, Kadyr Gutierrez

Votes: 337

9. Another Gay Movie (2006)

Not Rated | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

37 Metascore

Four gay high school friends make a pact to lose their virginity before they go to college.

Director: Todd Stephens | Stars: Michael Carbonaro, Jonathan Chase, Jonah Blechman, Mitch Morris

Votes: 8,381 | Gross: $0.65M

10. Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild! (2008)

Unrated | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

Andy, Nico, Jarod and Griff reunite in Fort Lauderdale for Spring Break and participate in a contest called "Gays Gone Wild" to determine who can attain the most "buttlove" over the course of the vacation.

Director: Todd Stephens | Stars: Jonah Blechman, Jake Mosser, Aaron Michael Davies, Jimmy Clabots

Votes: 2,797 | Gross: $0.10M

11. Any Day Now (I) (2012)

R | 98 min | Drama

60 Metascore

In the 1970s, a gay couple fights a biased legal system to keep custody of the abandoned mentally handicapped teenager that comes to live under their roof.

Director: Travis Fine | Stars: Alan Cumming, Garret Dillahunt, Isaac Leyva, Frances Fisher

Votes: 5,367 | Gross: $0.20M

12. August (III) (2011)

Not Rated | 99 min | Drama, Romance

August tells the story of two former lovers, Troy and Jonathan, who reunite after a long ago painful breakup. After spending several years in Spain, Troy returns to Los Angeles and decides ... See full summary »

Director: Eldar Rapaport | Stars: Murray Bartlett, Edward Conna, Adrian Gonzalez, Daniel Dugan

Votes: 1,581

13. Back Soon (2007)

Not Rated | 83 min | Drama, Romance

Reuniting the actors from his hit film Long Term Relationship, director Rob Williams BACK SOON is a tender, sexy drama that explores the depths of love, loss, identity and hope. Still ... See full summary »

Director: Rob Williams | Stars: Windham Beacham, Matthew Montgomery, Maggie McCollester, Artie O'Daly

Votes: 726

14. Be Mine (2009 Video)

Unrated | 67 min | Comedy, Romance

A gay man is about to be married. He thinks back to when he was a kissing virgin, waiting for the right person with whom to have that first kiss.

Directors: Dave Padilla, Steven Vasquez | Stars: Daniel Selon, Kendra Thomas, Jared Welch, Eric Taylor

Votes: 189

15. BearCity (2010)

Not Rated | 104 min | Comedy, Romance

38 Metascore

Set in New York's gay "bear" scene and taking a cue from the popular HBO franchise "Sex and the City," BearCity follows a tight-knit pack of friends experiencing comical mishaps, ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Langway | Stars: Alex Di Dio, Kevin E. Smith, Joe Conti, Carlos Abrieu

Votes: 1,277 | Gross: $0.01M

16. Beautiful Thing (1996)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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.

Director: Hettie Macdonald | Stars: Glen Berry, Linda Henry, Scott Neal, Tameka Empson

Votes: 20,941 | Gross: $1.50M

17. Before Night Falls (2000)

R | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

85 Metascore

The life of Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas.

Director: Julian Schnabel | Stars: Javier Bardem, Johnny Depp, Olatz López Garmendia, Giovanni Florido

Votes: 22,481 | Gross: $4.22M

18. Before Stonewall (1984)

Unrated | 87 min | Documentary, History

The history of the Gay and Lesbian community before the Stonewall riots began the major gay rights movement.

Directors: Greta Schiller, Robert Rosenberg | Stars: Rita Mae Brown, Maua Adele Ajanaku, Red Jordan Arobateau, Ann Bannon

Votes: 638

19. Behind the Candelabra (2013)

TV-MA | 118 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

A chronicle of the tempestuous six year romance between megastar singer, Liberace, and his young lover, Scott Thorson.

Director: Steven Soderbergh | Stars: Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Scott Bakula, Eric Zuckerman

Votes: 37,046

20. Ben & Arthur (2002)

Not Rated | 85 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

A pair of recently married gay men are threatened by one of the partner's brother, a religious fanatic who plots to murder them after being ostracized by his church.

Director: Sam Mraovich | Stars: Sam Mraovich, Jamie Brett Gabel, Michael Haboush, Bill Hindley

Votes: 7,323

21. Bent (1997)

NC-17 | 105 min | Drama, History, Romance

Max is gay and as such is sent to Dachau concentration camp under the Nazi regime. He tries to deny he is gay, and gets a yellow label (the one for Jews) instead of pink (the one for gays).... See full summary »

Director: Sean Mathias | Stars: Lothaire Bluteau, Clive Owen, Mick Jagger, Brian Webber

Votes: 7,058 | Gross: $0.37M

22. Boys in Love (1996)

Four short films explore love, growth, and pain in intimate relationships between men. In "Death in Venice, CA," a stressed-out academic succumbs to the temptations of his landlady's 17-... See full summary »

Directors: George Camarda, P. David Ebersole, Terracino

Votes: 64

23. Boys in Love 2 (1998)

97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A collection of 6 gay-oriented short-films. Two main themes are explored here: The homo-eroticism of "Twilight of the Gods", "SPF 2000" & "Dirty Baby Does Fire Island" (the latter follows a... See full summary »

Directors: Todd Downing, Patrick McGuinn | Star: John Cantwell

Votes: 57

24. Between Love & Goodbye (2008)

Unrated | 97 min | Drama, Music, Romance

A modern gay drama about falling in and out of love, and the rocky road in between.

Director: Casper Andreas | Stars: Simon Miller, Rob Harmon, Ryan Turner, Austin Head

Votes: 1,141 | Gross: $0.00M

25. Beverly Kills (2005)

Unrated | 87 min | Comedy

Whacked-out, muscle-bound, cross-dressing actor Beverly Jackson has been rejected for a role in Pride Playhouse's nude theatrical production of "Balls Out." Furious, Beverly decides to form a diabolical cult of revenge.

Director: Damion Dietz | Stars: Stephan D. Gill, Marlon Pfeiffer, Kurt Koehler, Gary Kelley

Votes: 141

26. The Big Gay Musical (2009)

Unrated | 87 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Paul and Eddie have just begun previews for the new Off-Broadway musical "Adam and Steve Just the Way God Made 'Em." Their lives strangely mirror the characters they are playing. Paul is ... See full summary »

Directors: Casper Andreas, Fred M. Caruso | Stars: Lena Hall, Daniel Robinson, Joey Dudding, Jeff Metzler

Votes: 1,584 | Gross: $0.02M

27. Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

Billy is a gay fine-arts photographer who falls in love with straight coffee-shop waiter Gabriel.

Director: Tommy O'Haver | Stars: Sean Hayes, Brad Rowe, Armando Valdes-Kennedy, Mr. Dan

Votes: 3,462 | Gross: $2.02M

28. Borstal Boy (2000)

Not Rated | 91 min | Drama, Romance

47 Metascore

Irish writer and political activist Brendan Behan, is befriended as a teenager in a British labor camp by a liberal warden.

Director: Peter Sheridan | Stars: Shawn Hatosy, Danny Dyer, Eamon Glancy, Ian McElhinney

Votes: 2,176 | Gross: $0.09M

29. Boulevard (2014)

R | 88 min | Drama

52 Metascore

A devoted husband in a marriage of convenience is forced to confront his secret life.

Director: Dito Montiel | Stars: Robin Williams, Roberto Aguire, Kathy Baker, Bob Odenkirk

Votes: 7,291 | Gross: $0.12M

30. Bowser Makes a Movie (2005)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy

Failed student and perpetual job loser Bowser has always wanted to direct a gay porn film. His parents think it's ridiculous, so Bowser has to figure a way to raise the money for the film himself, which he does, with farcical results.

Director: Toby Ross | Stars: Nick Lewis, Kevin Viol, Matthew S. Harrison, Jeanne Scurek

Votes: 134

31. Boy Crush (2007 Video)

104 min | Drama

Seven short films in which gay youths and young men negotiate society, sometimes successfully, sometimes not. In several, teen boys come out, perhaps first to a close friend - how will the ... See full summary »

Directors: George Barbakadze, Daniel Falcone, Hong Khaou, Judd King, Sven J. Matten, Eric Rognard, David M. Young | Stars: Yuval David, Trace Barnes, David Grant Beck, Dunja Bengsch

Votes: 123

32. Boy Culture (2006)

Unrated | 88 min | Drama, Romance

56 Metascore

A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client.

Director: Q. Allan Brocka | Stars: Derek Magyar, George Jonson, Patrick Bauchau, Darryl Stephens

Votes: 5,135 | Gross: $0.22M

33. The Boy with the Sun in His Eyes (2009)

81 min | Comedy, Drama, Thriller

A funeral rockets John into the orbit of the flamboyant Solange, a B-movie actress best known in Europe for her roles in '80s Italian horror movies. As John follows her into heady whirlwind... See full summary »

Director: Todd Verow | Stars: Tim Swain, Mahogany Reynolds, Josh Ubaldi, Valentin Plessy

Votes: 159

34. Boyfriends (1996)

Not Rated | 81 min | Comedy

Paul, Matt, and Will (in their 30s) have been friends for years. They converge at the seaside for the weekend, each with a boyfriend in tow. Paul is with Ben, his companion of five years: ... See full summary »

Directors: Tom Hunsinger, Neil Hunter | Stars: James Dreyfus, Mark Sands, Andrew Ableson, Michael Urwin

Votes: 393

35. The Boys in the Band (1970)

R | 118 min | Drama

Tempers fray and true selves are revealed when a heterosexual is accidentally invited to a homosexual party.

Director: William Friedkin | Stars: Kenneth Nelson, Peter White, Leonard Frey, Frederick Combs

Votes: 3,544 | Gross: $0.00M

36. Boys Life: Three Stories of Love, Lust, and Liberation (1994)

91 min | Drama

Each of the three short films in this collection presents a young gay man at the threshold of adulthood. In "Pool Days," Justin is a 17-year old Bethesda lad, hired as the evening life ... See full summary »

Directors: Robert Lee King, Raoul O'Connell, Brian Sloan | Stars: James Andrews, Mary Beth Aylesworth, Mike Barbour, Steve Bilich

Votes: 438 | Gross: $0.63M

37. Boys Life 2 (1997)

74 min | Drama

Compilation of four short films about homoerotic situations involving young men. Tom DeCerchio directed "Nunzio's Second Cousin", telling the story of a gay cop who forces a gay-basher to ... See full summary »

Directors: Mark Christopher, Tom DeCerchio, Tom Donaghy, Nickolas Perry | Stars: Michael Saucedo, Justin Urich, Travis Sher, Milo Ventimiglia

Votes: 423 | Gross: $0.19M

38. Boys Life 3 (2000)

79 min | Drama, Romance

44 Metascore

Jason Gould satirizes coming out in Hollywood in "Inside Out", starring Alexis Arquette and his father Elliott Gould. Lane Janger's "Just One Time" was a festival favorite later expanded ... See full summary »

Directors: Gregory Cooke, David Fourier, Jason Gould, Bradley Rust Gray, Lane Janger | Stars: Cléo Delacruz, Aurélien Bianco, Jean-Marc Delacruz, Elise Laurent

Votes: 281 | Gross: $0.21M

40. Boys Life 6 (2007 Video)

80 min | Drama, Romance

Anthology of four gay-themed stories centered around the idea of first-time crushes.

Directors: Soman Chainani, Mark Christopher, Etienne Kallos, Carter Smith | Stars: Josh Caras, Donald Cumming, Eleonore Hendricks, David Tennent

Votes: 145

41. Boys Life 4: Four Play (2003)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

53 Metascore

Four gay shorts are rolled into one 83-minute movie.

Directors: Phillip J. Bartell, Alan Brown, Eric Mueller, Brian Sloan | Stars: Craig Chester, Brent Doyle, Jay Gillespie, Cole Williams

Votes: 190 | Gross: $0.05M

42. Boys' Shorts: The New Queer Cinema (1993)

119 min

In these sexy, fun and darkly entertaining boys shorts, we see the hilarious terrors of gay childhood, an Internet hook-up with unexpected motivation and what happens when you hate musicals... See full summary »

Directors: Mark Christopher, Stephen Cummins, Laurie Lynd, Michael Mayson, Chris Newby, Marlon Riggs

Votes: 63

43. Breaking the Cycle (2002 Video)

Not Rated | 62 min | Drama, Romance

Jason is addicted to Internet chat rooms and is looking for his dream guy there. Chad is looking a little closer to home.

Director: Dominick Brascia | Stars: Carlos da Silva, Ryan White, Adam Cox, Stephen Halliday

Votes: 192

44. Bridegroom (2013)

R | 80 min | Documentary

85 Metascore

Shane Bitney Crone's plans to marry Tom Bridegroom in California after the same-sex marriage law is passed takes a tragic turn when his partner of six years accidentally dies and Tom's family refuses Shane from attending the funeral.

Director: Linda Bloodworth-Thomason | Stars: Cindy Bitney, David Crone, Jessica Mitchell, Lizzy Mohl

Votes: 4,155

45. Broadway Damage (1997)

Not Rated | 111 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical