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The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu 

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Updated February 3, 2020 4.2k votes 2.3k voters 157k views 21 items

This is a list of the best gay and lesbian movies on Hulu ranked by film fans regardless of their orientation. Whether you identify as a member of the LGBTQ+ community or just film-curious, you’ll find plenty to enjoy on this list of Hulu LGBTQ+ movies. Vote up your favorites and down vote the movies that disappointed you. Don't forget to rerank so you can share your own list of the best LGBTQ+ movies streaming on Hulu. 

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G.B.F. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
JoJo, Rebecca Gayheart, Megan Mullally

Released: 2013

Directed by: Darren Stein

G.B.F. is a 2013 American teen comedy film directed by Darren Stein and produced by School Pictures, Parting Shots Media, and Logolite Entertainment. The film made its first official screening ...more

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First Girl I Loved is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
First Girl I Loved Dylan Gelula, Brianna Hildebrand, Pamela Adlon

Released: 2016

Directed by: Kerem Sanga

First Girl I Loved is a 2016 American romantic drama film written and directed by Kerem Sanga. It stars Dylan Gelula, Brianna Hildebrand, Tim Heidecker and Pamela Adlon. The film premiered at ...more
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Bridegroom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu

Released: 2013

Directed by: Linda Bloodworth-Thomason

Bridegroom is a 2013 American documentary film about the relationship between two young gay men, produced and directed by Linda Bloodworth-Thomason. Bridegroom premiered at the 2013 Tribeca Film ...more
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Tom of Finland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Pekka Strang, Seumas F. Sargent, Chris Myland

Released: 2017

Directed by: Dome Karukoski

Tom of Finland is a 2017 Finnish biographical drama film directed by Dome Karukoski. A decorated war officer returns home to Helsinki after serving in World War II and finds refuge in creating ...more
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Heartland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Heartland Laura Spencer, Beth Grant, Steve Agee

Released: 2007

Directed by: Mark Christopher

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Thelma is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu

Directed by: Joachim Trier

Thelma is a 2017 Norwegian supernatural horror-thriller film directed by Joachim Trier. Norwegian student, Thelma (Eili Harboe), moves to Oslo where she falls in love with another girl. She soon ...more

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A Date for Mad Mary is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
A Date for Mad Mary

Directed by: Darren Thornton

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Beach Rats is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Harris Dickinson, Madeline Weinstein, Kate Hodge

Released: 2017

Directed by: Eliza Hittman

Beach Rats is a 2017 American drama film directed by Eliza Hittman. A Brooklyn teenager (Harris Dickinson) spends his days experimenting with drugs and looking online for older men to meet
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Just Charlie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Harry Gilby, Scot Williams, Mark Carter

Released: 2017

Directed by: Rebekah Fortune

Just Charlie is a 2017 British drama film directed by Rebekah Fortune. A young soccer star feels trapped in the body of a boy. Their next move will tear the family apart and threaten everything ...more
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BPM (Beats per Minute) ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart, Arnaud Valois, Adèle Haenel

Released: 2017

Directed by: Robin Campillo

BPM (Beats per Minute) is a 2017 French drama film directed by Robin Campillo. Members of the advocacy group ACT UP Paris demand action by the government and pharmaceutical companies to combat ...more

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Play The Devil is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Petrice Jones, Gareth Jenkins

Released: 2016

Directed by: Maria Govan

Play The Devil is a 2016 American drama film directed by Maria Govan. Set against the backdrop of Trinidad and Tobago's mystical Carnival, a gifted and struggling young man becomes the object of ...more
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Matt Shepard Is a Friend... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine

Released: 2013

Directed by: Michele Josue

Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine is a 2012 documentary historical fiction and biographical film written and directed by Michele Josue.
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Howl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
James Franco, Jon Hamm, Mary-Louise Parker

Released: 2010

Directed by: Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman

Howl is a 2010 American experimental film which explores both the Six Gallery debut and the 1957 obscenity trial of 20th-century American poet Allen Ginsberg's noted poem Howl. The film is ...more

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AWOL is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Lola Kirke, Breeda Wool

Released: 2016

Directed by: Deb Shoval

AWOL is a 2016 romantic drama film written and directed by Deb Shoval and is based on Shoval's 2010 short film of the same name. A young woman, is in search of direction in her small town where ...more
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The Talented Mr. Ripley ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon

Released: 1999

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

The Talented Mr. Ripley is a 1999 American psychological thriller written for the screen and directed by Anthony Minghella. An adaptation of the 1955 Patricia Highsmith novel of the same name, ...more

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Freak Show is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Alex Lawther, Abigail Breslin, Bette Midler

Released: 2018

Directed by: Trudie Styler

Freak Show is a 2018 American drama film directed by Trudie Styler, based on the novel by James St. James. Despite attending an ultra conservative high school, Billy Bloom (Alex Lawther) decides ...more
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Tangerine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Karren Karagulian

Released: 2015

Directed by: Sean Baker

Tangerine is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Sean Baker. A transgender sex worker Sin-Dee Rella, who has just finished a 28-day prison sentence, tears through Tinseltown on ...more

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Vita and Virginia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Gemma Arterton, Elizabeth Debicki, Rupert Penry-Jones

Released: 2019

Directed by: Chanya Button

Vita and Virginia is a 2018 British biographical romance drama film directed by Chanya Button. Poet and novelist Vita (Gemma Arterton) and literary icon Virginia (Elizabeth Debicki) embark on an ...more
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Professor Marston and th... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall, Bella Heathcote

Directed by: Angela Robinson

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women is a 2017 American biographical drama film directed by Angela Robinson. The film examines the life of Dr. William Moulton Marston (Luke Evans), his ...more
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Do I Sound Gay? is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Margaret Cho, Tim Gunn, Don Lemon

Released: 2014

Directed by: David Thorpe

Do I Sound Gay? is a 2014 American documentary film directed by David Thorpe. It explores the existence and accuracy of stereotypes about the speech patterns of gay men, and the ways in which ...more
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Assassination Nation is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Gay and Lesbian Movies Streaming on Hulu
Assassination Nation Odessa Young, Suki Waterhouse, Hari Nef

Released: 2018

Directed by: Sam Levinson

Assassination Nation is a 2018 American crime drama film directed by Sam Levinson. When the people of Salem are targeted in a malicious data hack where all privacy is destroyed and lives are ...more

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