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The Best Gay Themed Movies

List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite gay films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of all the best gay-themed movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Find your favorites on The Best LGBT Movies on Netflix Instant and The Best LGBT Movies on Amazon Prime lists.

 This gay-themed movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of gay themed films also contains gay-themed movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. It includes films about gay men and lesbians alike, from Brokeback Mountain and Shelter to Philadelphia and Boys Don't Cry. This gay-themed films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best gay-themed movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This gay-themed movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year, and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Upvote your favorite movies on this list to see them get to the top, just like you always hoped they would.

List of gay-themed films includes gay-themed movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Re-rank this list to fit your opinions, the share it with your friends, to find out how they would rank it via votes.

These are the top films in the gay-themed genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the gay-themed genre in it, be it the motifs of the gay-themed genre or just some of the most common archetypes. This includes lots of gay romantic comedies as well as romantic gay movies in general. Asian gay films. I mean really every kind of LGBT-themed movie about homosexual men is right here for ya. 

Make sure to vote for movies like Latter Days or Mysterious Skin if you like them. If we missed any gay themed movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous gay themed movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about gay themed movie lists.

 You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the gay themed movies. List includes photos and gay romance movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

This list includes Fish Can't Fly: Conversations About God and Struggling to Be Gay, Coffee Date and more.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these gay themed movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good gay themed movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest gay themed movies, here is the full gay themed movies list, ordered from best to worst.


Plenty of well-known directors have been associated with Gay Themed films, including Richard Lester and Rikki Beadle-Blair.

The Best Gay Themed Movies Films
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    Albert Reed, Alicia Sixtos, Katie Walder Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kate Mara

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    Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jacqueline Bissett, Amber Benson

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    James Franco, Sean Penn, Josh Brolin

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    Helena Bonham Carter, Hugh Grant, Ben Kingsley

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    Michelle Trachtenberg, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elisabeth Shue

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    Péter Forgács, Tibor SzemzĹ‘, András Soós

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    Lea DeLaria, Tina Holmes, Andersen Gabrych

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    Hugo Weaving, Guy Pearce, Terence Stamp

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    Ben Silverstone, Brad Gorton, Louise J. Taylor

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    Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Julius Erving Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Matthew Broderick, Anne Bancroft, Harvey Fierstein

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    Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze

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    Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Hank Azaria

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    Robert Stadlober, Alicja Bachleda-Curus, Jürgen Tonkel

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    Nia Long, Timothy Olyphant, Jennifer Coolidge

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    Ian McKellen, Brendan Fraser, Lynn Redgrave Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Natalie Zea

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    Ohad Knoller, Yehuda Levi, Asi Cohen

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    Daniela Sea, Justin Vivian Bond, Miriam Shor Adults only.

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    Sigourney Weaver, Patrick Stewart, Kevin Nealon

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    Keanu Reeves, Jim Caviezel, River Phoenix

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    Colin Farrell, Robin Wright, Sissy Spacek

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    Sigourney Weaver, Henry Czerny, Carly Schroeder

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    Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Marsha Thomason

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    Michael Gaston, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein

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    Rachel Weisz, Jude Law, Ian McKellen

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    Ana Gasteyer, Scott Bakula, Meaghan Martin

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    Marc-André Grondin, Danielle Proulx, Mariloup Wolfe

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    Mary-Louise Parker, Tony Shalhoub, Dermot Mulroney

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    Daniel Day-Lewis, Saeed Jaffrey, Roshan Seth

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    Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore

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    Jim Carrey, Ewan McGregor, Leslie Mann

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    Louise Fletcher, Tim DeKay, George Coe

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    Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

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    Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mark Ruffalo

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