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25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime!

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime

June is celebrated as the LGBTQ Pride Month around the world. It is a month to promote respect, dignity, and pride of people from the LGBTQ community in society. It promotes a vision that everybody irrespective of their gender deserves equal respect and pride in society. It is also a way to promote the self-confidence and pride of LGBTQs for themselves. Various events and celebrations are taking place this month in honour and respect of people from this community. However, nowadays people are becoming more vocal regarding the rights, nature, respect, and pride of LGBTQ. There are still various challenges that people from the LGBTQ community face, but the situation has changed a lot in the 21st century than in the 20th century.

Not only social groups and NGOs, but now the film industry is also becoming vocal for gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgenders. Finding gay or lesbian characters in the movie is not an unusual thing now. And even the audience is now friendly with such content. However, not only characters but now mainstream movies are also made focusing on LGBT. There are various Hollywood, Bollywood, and other movies are made that have shown lead characters as LGBT or major characters as LGBT. Some movies are also made to promote the rights and respect of LGBT. These movies have properly communicated that gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgender are also the equal part of society as straight men and women. However, such films not only remained a social awareness film but became big box-office hits also. Content-wise also these movies won the hearts of audiences around the globe.

Hence, today we have bought for you a list of the 25 best LGBTQ movies that are available on Amazon Prime Video. There are various such movies on different platforms, but today we are talking about only the movies that are available on Amazon Prime Video. Read the full article to know the best LGBTQ movies on Amazon Prime Video-

1. Rocketman

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Rocketman

Taron Egerton’s Rocketman is the real-life story of British musician Elton John, who is a successful and famous musician in the 1970s. However, his sexuality remained unknown to people for a very long time. In the movie, we have seen the emotional struggle of John as a gay. During those being gay was more difficult than it is now. He also received a rejection from his family. In the movie love and sexual relationship have been shown between John and his manager Reid. The movie also had a major sex scene between Taron Egerton and his former-manager John Reid played by Richard Madden. By this, Rocketman also became one of the first movies by a big production house that showed gay sex scenes. Notably, the relationship between Elton and Reid did not last long as it became painful for Elton physically and emotionally. This even led him towards alcoholism. But amid his personal issues, John Elton’s struggle and success story is a motivation for gays, lesbians, bisexuals, and transgenders around the globe. At last, John married David Furnish in 2014 and has two kids. Notably, released in 2019 this movie is directed by Dexter Fletcher. The movie has earned around $200 million at the box office.

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2. Pride

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Pride

Pride is another LGBTQ movie inspired by true events. It is a British film that traces events from Lesbians and Gays support miners’ campaign. In 1984, when British miners went on strike a group of gays and lesbians came forward for the help of the affected people. This group collected funds for help. Film Pride traces major events of that time. Directed by Matthew Warchus and written by Stephen Beresford, this movie also got various awards and nominations. However, Pride has not proved a big film at the box office but it has received wonderful critical reviews. Notably, Bill Nighty, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, Andrew Scott, and others acted in this movie. You can easily find this movie on Amazon Prime Video.

3. Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhan

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhan

Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhan is a 2020 released Bollywood movie written and directed by Hitesh Kewalya. In the movie actor, Ayushyaman Khurana and Jitendra Kumar are portrayed as a gay couple. The movie traces the events a few times before the enactment of article 377 in India which validated homosexuality. Aman Tripathi played by Jitendra Kumar is from Allahabad. His family is unaware of the fact that he is gay. While Kartik is abandoned by his family. They both live normally together in Delhi. But the problem began when Aman’s family discovered the relationship between Aman and Kartik during a family function. They decided to get him married to a girl as soon as possible. The movie shows the struggle of a gay couple and people’s problems in their acceptance. Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhan is one of the best LGBTQ movies in Bollywood.

4. Princess Cyd

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Princess Cyd

Princess Cyd is an American movie based on lesbian love. The lead character of the movie Cyd Loughlin (played by Jessie Pinnick) visits her aunt in Chicago and develops a motherly and friendly bond with her mother’s sister. However, during this visit, she also fell in love with a girl in their neighborhood named Katie. When some people tried to sexually assault Katie, she came to live with Cyd and her aunt Miranda. While Miranda is in love with another boy in the town. Princess Cyd is a small one-and-a-half-hour movie directed, produced, and written by Stephen Cones. This movie was released in 2017 and is available on Amazon Prime Video now.

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5. Tab Hunter Confidential

Tab Hunter Confidential
Tab Hunter Confidential

The next movie on the list of LGBTQ movies on Amazon is a documentary. Tab Hunter Confidential is an American documentary directed by Jeffrey Schwarz and produced by Allan Glaser. This movie is about the life and struggles of American actor and singer Tab Hunter, who is gay. The documentary is inspired by Hunter’s biographical book tab Hunter Confidential: The Making of a Movie Star. It is a best-seller book of its time. To make the movie, various old and newly taken interviews of Tab Hunter were combined. Various interviews of people around him, his associates, etc. were also taken for the movie. The 2015 movie covers the life story of Tab including the struggle related to his sexuality.

6. Bound

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Bound

In this row, the next movie on LGBTQ is 1996 released Bound. Back then in the 90s, LGBTQ movies were not so common. Hence, this movie got lots of appreciation from critics for its content. In Bound, you will intense lesbian love, sex, and violence. The lead characters of the movie are Gina Gershon as Carky, Jennifer Tilly as Violet, and Joe Pantoliano as Caesar. Caesar and Violet are in a relationship and live together. But when Carky came to their building, Violet fell for her. She finds a chance to visit her in absence of Caesar. From starting, they both had intense and bold scenes. Later the two lesbians decide to rob Mafia money that is about to come to Caesar very soon. Notably, apart from love and sex, you will also find violence and action in this Prime Video movie. This movie was the directorial debut of Wachowskis and won various festive awards.

7. Heartstone

Heartstone
Heartstone

Heartstone is a 2016 released Icelandic movie. It is a movie with complex relationships and friendships. The movie is written and directed by Guomundur Arnar Guomundsson. The movie is also released at Toronto Film Festival. It has also won several awards including the Edda award. In the film, Thor played by Baldur Einarsson and Christian played by Blaer Hinriksson are best friends. But later, Christian who is gay develops a romantic feeling for Thor. While Thor has a crush on another girl whom he wants to approach. This film filled with complicated relationships is available on Amazon Prime Video.

8. Saving Face

Saving Face
Saving Face

Written and directed by Alice Wu, Saving Face is a lesbian love story. Released in 2004, this movie stars Michelle Krusiec as Dr Will and Chinese actress Lynn Chen as Vivian as the lead characters. Will is a doctor who works under Vivian’s father. While Vivian is a dancer. Vivian and Will felt a huge attraction for each other. In the movie, you will see various romantic and kissing scenes of the couple. However, Will has not told her mother about her homosexuality who is an unwed pregnant and dealing with her issues. Amid all the problems of characters at individual levels, a lesbian love story also progresses in the movie. Saving Face is a small 90 minutes movie. It has also got various nominations and awards.

9. Any Day Now

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Any Day Now

Any Day Now is a 2012 released American film. Written and directed by Travis Fine, the movie focuses on a gay couple and a boy with down syndrome. Rudy Donatello played by Allen Coming and Paul Flieger played by Garret Dillahunt is the gay couple. One day they found Marco, the son of Marianna in front of their home who is suffering from down syndrome. While Marianna is been in jail. The couple decides to take care of the child. But they also needed legal permissions for it. As all the legal formalities to adopt Marco completed, Marianna was also released from jail and took her son back. But she fails in taking care of him and stayed busy with her stuff. One day she even asked Marco to go out of the house as she was having sex. The film has a tragic ending as Marco dies searching for Paul and Rudy’s house when Marianna kicked him out of the house.

10. The Gospel Of Eureka

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
The Gospel Of Eureka

The Gospel Of Eureka is a documentary film directed by Michael Palmieri and Donal Mosher. Released in 2018, this movie is about the LGBTQ community of Eureka Springs. The movie is only 70 minutes long. Mx Justin Vivian Bond is the narrator of the documentary film. It also covers Evangelical Christians of the city. The documentary covers various potages and interviews of the people of Eureka. However, the critic reviews for this movie are mixed. While on Rotten Tomatoes it has got 83% viewing recommendations. So, if you want to watch the movie switch to amazon prime video.

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11. Margarita with a Straw

Margarita with a Straw
Margarita with a Straw

Margarita with a Straw is a Bollywood film that focuses on lesbian love as well as a movement disorder called Cerebral Palsy. Written and directed by Sonali Bose, this movie has premiered at the Toronto Film festival. Released in 2014, Margarita with a Straw stars Kalki Koechlin as Laila Kapoor who has Cerebral Palsy, and Sayani Gupta as Khanum who is visually impaired. Laila moves to the USA for her further studies after graduating from Delhi University. Here Laila and Khunam met and fell in love. Later, Laila also started getting feelings for a boy named Jared. She even had sex with him and felt regret for betraying Khunam. This was the time when Laila realized that she is bisexual. Laila’s sexuality has made her life very complicated amid all her other issues. Available on Amazon Prime Video, Margarita with a Straw is a must-watch LGBTQ film, as there are very few films that deal with bisexuality.

12. Halston

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Halston

Halston is a 2019 released documentary movie. It is based on the life, struggle, and death of gay fashioner designer Roy Halston Frowick. Written and directed by Frederic Tcheng, the movie premiered at various film festivals. In the movie interviews with various actors and actresses are included for whom Halston designed. There is also the dominance of his old videos and videos of his family members. The movie covers the success journey as well as the downfall of gay fashion designer Halston.

13. 4 Moons

4 Moons
4 Moons

4 Moons is a Mexican movie written and directed by Sergio Tovar Velarde. It is a multi-cast movie that focuses on four love stories of gays of different age groups. In the movie, you will see a teenage boy having feelings for his male cousin. While an old married man develops feeling for a young man who is a prostitute. The movie has shown that love and feelings ahs no age and gender. Apart from these two, 4 Moons also covers the stories of two gay couples. One of the couples is in a relationship for a long time but their relationship struggles when a third man comes into their life. While the second couple who knew each other from childhood came into a relationship. However, their relationship also faces problems as one of them is not comfortable accepting their love and his sexuality in public.

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14. Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party

Henry Gamble's Birthday Party
Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party

Released in 2015, Henry Gamble’s Birthday Party is a film that has 24 hours plot on Henry’s 17th Birthday. We got to see about various romantic relations at the party. Henry the lead played by Cole Doman is a homosexual boy. His parents have a certain problem in their marriage while his sister is worried about losing her virginity. At the party, Logan played by Daniel Kyri hits on Henry and they both end up being on the same bed at the end of the party. However, in the movie, you will see various aspects of homosexuality.

15. Lez Bomb

 Lez Bomb
Lez Bomb

Lez Bomb is a 2015 released comedy-drama film. Written and directed by Jenna Laurenzo, this movie has shown the struggle of lesbian lovers with the elements of humour. Jenna Laurenzo as Lauren and Caitlin Mehner as Hailey is the lead actor and lesbian couple in the movie. However, Lauren’s parents do not know about her homosexuality. Once, she finally decides to tell her conservative parents that she is a lesbian and introduces Hailey to them. But the same day his friend Austin comes and her parents thought he is Lauren’s boyfriend. However, this made Lauren nervous and she asks Austin to act as her boyfriend for some time. It has to see in the movie how the love story of a lesbian couple moves.

16. C.O.G.

C.O.G.
C.O.G.

C.O.G. is a 2013 released drama film starring Jonathan Groff. It is not the same LGBTQ movies as earlier mentioned in this article. It is more of a story about the struggle of lead David (Jonathan Groff) in the real world. Among various struggles in a new city and new workplace, David also struggles with a gay boy named Curly. Curly hit on David and even try to assault him sexually. Written and directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez, C.O.B. is based on David Sedaris’ short story from his book Naked.

17. A Moment In The Reeds

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
A Moment in the Reeds

A Moment in the Reeds is a 2017 movie written and directed by Mikko Makela. The movie is about the love journey of two gays. One is Leevi of Finland who studies in Paris and came home on holiday. played by Janne Puunstinen and the other is Tared of Syria played by Boodi Kabbani. With time the two boys developed closeness. The movie is available in Finnish as well as English languages. You can watch it on Prime.

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18. John Apple Jack

John Apple Jack
John Apple Jack

John Apple Jack is another LGBTQ movie you can watch on Amazon Prime Video. In the movie, John played by Chris McNally is a gay who works in a restaurant. The story forms when John came to know that his childhood crush Jack played by Kent S. Leung is now the fiancé of his sister. After knowing this, John just wanted to run to Jack and confess his feelings. This movie based on gay love is a romantic comedy you must watch.

19. Eating Out

Eating Out
Eating Out

Eating Out is an American film released in 2004. It is the story of a boy named Caleb played by Scott Lunsford. When he broke up with his girlfriend, he tried to involve with another girl named Gwen. But she discovered that Caleb is gay. So rather than involving him, she introduced him to Marc played by Ryan Carnes. Notably, Eating Out is a movie series. In this series, there is total of 5 LGBTQ sex movies.

20. Raven’s Touch

25 Best LGBTQ Movies On Amazon Prime
Raven’s Touch

Directed by Marina Rice Bader and Dreya Weber, Raven’s Touch is a lesbian love story of two disturbed girls from life Rayen and Kate. They met during camping when Kate came with her two kids. While Rayen wanted a free space away from life’s problems. They fell in love and this love brought relaxation that they were finding. You will see various intimate scenes in this movie. 

21. The Stranger In The US

The Stranger In The US
The Stranger In The US

The Stranger in the US is a film by Scott Bowell. It is the story of a boy Anthony played by Raphael Barker who moves to California from San Fransico for his love Stephen played by Scott Cox. But this relationship turned toxic for him emotionally as well as mentally. In the unrest, Anthony met people in the city. He found a teenager Gavin played by Adam David who came as a source of some happiness for him. This movie is about the struggle and love of Anthony in California.

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22. Hooked

Hooked
Hooked

Directed and written by Max Emerson, Hooked is a 2017 released LGBTQ movie. In the movie, you will see a teenage love story of two gays. The couple in love is Jack Conor Donnolly who is a prostitute and Tom played by Sean Ormond. The two boys have many dreams and aspirations for themselves and their love.

23. Impossible Choice

Impossible Choice
Impossible Choice

Impossible Choice is another LGBTQ movie you will find on Amazon Prime Video. In the movie, a minister’s son is gay. In front of him, he has various challenges to deal with his sexuality. While he also discovers after his parent’s divorce that his father is also gay. there are certain challenges that the father and son face in the movie. However, you will also see an awakening play in the movie on Mathew shepherd and Erie Canal.

24. Long-term Relationship

Long-term Relationship
Long-term Relationship

Rob Williams Long term Relationship is a gay love story released in 2006. The couple came into a relationship through an ad for LTR by Adam. Adam Harris played by Windham Beacham put an ad for a long-term relationship. Glenn played by Matthew Montgomery was fed up with one-night stands responding to the ad. The two gays find instantly connected and started their relationship.

25. Fogi Is A Bastard

Fogi Is A Bastard
Fogi Is A Bastard

Fogi Is A Bastard is a 1998 movie based on teenage gay love. Beni played by Vincent Branchet and Fogi played by Frederic Andrau fell in love. Fogi’s music made Benni fall for him. But Fogi is a drug addict and out of love Beni follows him without thinking twice. Such addiction in teenage could bring dangerous results for the boys. In the movie, it has to see whether Beni realizes the demerits of this relationship.

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Shreya Nakade

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