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Great Movies About Bisexual Characters

Updated January 4, 2021 752 votes 182 voters 23.1k views91 items

List RulesVote up the best movies featuring bisexual characters.

A number of movie lovers' favorite films feature compelling bisexual characters. The best movies about bisexuality are about people falling in and out of love regardless of their partner's gender. This is a list of the greatest movies about bisexuals including everything from My Own Private Idaho to Velvet Goldmine to Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.

What films will you find on this list of good movies about bisexual characters? In The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the eccentric and sensual Dr. Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry) seduces both male and female partners, all while belting out catchy rock numbers. Wild Things is another entertaining modern movie about bisexuality. Liam Neeson plays the pioneering title character in the film Kinsey. Other good movies featured on this list include Personal Best, The Runaways, and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.

Which movie featuring bisexual characters is your favorite? Give the best films a thumbs up and please add any movies that are missing.

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    Orlando

    Tilda Swinton, Billy Zane

    Released1992

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  • Frida2
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    Frida

    Salma Hayek, Edward Norton

    Released2002

    Directed byJulie Taymor

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  • The Runaways3
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    The Runaways

    Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning

    Released2010

    Directed byFloria Sigismondi

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  • My Own Private Idaho4
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    My Own Private Idaho

    Keanu Reeves, Jim Caviezel

    Released1991

    Directed byGus Van Sant

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  • Black Swan5
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    Black Swan

    Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis

    Released2010

    Directed byDarren Aronofsky

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  • Velvet Goldmine6
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    Velvet Goldmine

    Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor

    Released1998

    Directed byTodd Haynes

  • Wild Things7
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    Wild Things

    Bill Murray, Denise Richards

    Released1998

    Directed byJohn McNaughton

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  • Cabaret8
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    Cabaret

    Liza Minnelli, Michael York

    Released1972

    Directed byBob Fosse

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    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans

    Released2010

    Directed byEdgar Wright

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  • Angels of Sex10
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    Álvaro Cervantes, Àstrid Bergès-Frisbey

    Released2012

    Directed byXavier Villaverde

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    May

    Anna Faris, Nora Zehetner

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    Appropriate Behavior

    Aimee Mullins, Scott Adsit

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  • Kaboom13
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    Kaboom

    Juno Temple, Kelly Lynch

    Released2010

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  • Chasing Amy14
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    Chasing Amy

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon

    Released1997

    Directed byKevin Smith

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  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show15
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    The Rocky Horror Picture Show

    Susan Sarandon, Tim Curry

    Released1975

    Directed byJim Sharman

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  • Kinsey16
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    Kinsey

    Liam Neeson, Tim Curry

    Released2004

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  • Personal Best17
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    Personal Best

    Mariel Hemingway, Scott Glenn

    Released1982

    Directed byRobert Towne

  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo18
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    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    Noomi Rapace, Marika Lagercrantz

    Released2009

    Directed byNiels Arden Oplev

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    De-Lovely

    Sheryl Crow, Ashley Judd

    Released2004

    Directed byIrwin Winkler

  • Slaves to the Underground20
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    Slaves to the Underground

    Marisa Ryan, Bob Neuwirth

    Released1997

    Directed byKristine Peterson

  • Tank Girl21
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    Tank Girl

    Naomi Watts, Ice-T

    Released1995

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  • Daughters of Darkness22
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    Daughters of Darkness

    John Karlen, Delphine Seyrig

    Released1971

    Directed byHarry Kümel

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    Rent

    Sarah Silverman, Rosario Dawson

    Released2005

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  • The Velvet Vampire24
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    The Velvet Vampire

    Johnny Shines, Robert Tessier

    Released1971

    Directed byStephanie Rothman

  • All Over Me25
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    All Over Me

    Cole Hauser, Vincent Pastore

    Released1997

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