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The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix 

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What are the best LGBTQ+ movies on Netflix available for streaming right now? The list below ranks the best gay and lesbian films on Netflix streaming in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Netflix service. Some of the best LGBTQ+ movies of all time are now available on Netflix so you can catch up on new films and classic hits right in your living room (or on a laptop- the world is your oyster).

What LGBTQ+​​​​​​​ films are available on the Netflix streaming? Or better yet, which ones are actually worth watching? We've got answers to both of those questions! This list is here to get you started on the best LGBTQ+​​​​​​​ movies Netflix has to offer. 

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A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Julianne Moore, Jon Hamm, Ginnifer Goodwin

Released: 2009

Directed by: Tom Ford

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Handsome Devil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Nicholas Galitzine, Fionn O'Shea

Directed by: John Butler

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Holding the Man is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Ryan Corr Craig Stott

Released: 2015

Directed by: Neil Armfield

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Alex Strangelove is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Hannah Hannah added Daniel Doheny, Antonio Marizale, Joanna Adler

Released: 2018

Directed by: Craig Johnson

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Blue Is the Warmest Colo... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Alma Jodorowsky

Released: 2013

Directed by: Abdellatif Kechiche

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Below Her Mouth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Below Her Mouth Tommie-Amber Pirie, Natalie Krill, Elise Bauman

Directed by: April Mullen

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A Perfect Ending is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
A Perfect Ending Morgan Fairchild, Jessica Clark, John Heard

Released: 2012

Directed by: Nicole Conn

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3 Generations is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts, Susan Sarandon

Directed by: Gaby Dellal

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Loev is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
MichaelChoi added Dhruv Ganesh, Shiv Panditt, Siddharth Menon

Released: May 1, 2017

Directed by: Sudhanshu Saria

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Moonlight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Trevante Rhodes, André Holland, Janelle Monáe

Released: 2016

Directed by: Barry Jenkins

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People You May Know is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
MichaelChoi added People You May Know Nelly Castillo, Mark Cirillo, Deborah Domínguez

Directed by: JC Falcon

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Dallas Buyers Club is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Jennifer Garner, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto

Released: 2013

Directed by: Jean-Marc Vallée

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Other People is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Other People Jesse Plemons, Molly Shannon, Bradley Whitford

Directed by: Chris Kelly

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Tig is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Stephanie Allynne, Zach Galifianakis, Sarah Silverman

Released: 2015

Directed by: Kristina Goolsby, Ashley York

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I Am Michael is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
I Am Michael James Franco, Zachary Quinto, Emma Roberts

Released: 2017

Directed by: Justin Kelly

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The Half of It is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
The Half of It Leah Lewis, Alexxis Lemire, Daniel Diemer

Released: 2020

Directed by: Alice Wu

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Head On is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Alex Dimitriades, Julian Garner, William Zappa

Released: 1998

Directed by: Ana Kokkinos

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Postcards From London is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Harris Dickinson, Richard Durden, Jonah Hauer-King

Released: 2018

Directed by: Steve McLean

After being recruited to be a raconteur in London, a handsome teenager discovers he suffers from a rare condition where he faints upon seeing fine art.

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The Danish Girl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
The Danish Girl Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Ben Whishaw

Directed by: Tom Hooper

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The Tree of Blood is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Álvaro Cervantes, Úrsula Corberó, Patricia López Arnaiz

Released: 2018

Directed by: Julio Medem

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Concussion is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Maggie Siff, Emily Kinney, Janel Moloney

Released: 2013

Directed by: Stacie Passon

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Circus of Books is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Karen Mason, Barry Mason

Released: 2020

Directed by: Rachel Mason

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To Wong Foo, Thanks for ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Robin Williams, Naomi Campbell, Patrick Swayze

Released: 1995

Directed by: Beeban Kidron

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The Perfection is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
Allison Williams, Logan Browning, Steven Weber

Released: 2019

Directed by: Richard Shepard

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The Queen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best LGBTQ+ Movies Streaming On Netflix
The Queen Flawless Sabrina, Crystal LaBeija, Harlow

Released: 1968

Directed by: Frank Simon