Entertainment The Best Coming Out Movies  

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A list of all the best coming out movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This coming out movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of coming out films also contains coming out movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This coming out films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best coming out movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This coming out movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Downvote the worst movies and upvote the best ones to make this a comprehensive, well-ordered list of the best of the best.

List of coming out films includes coming out movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Share this list with your friends to get more great movies to the top ranks.

These are the top films in the coming out genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the coming out genre in it. Be it the motifs of the coming out genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

The list includes stuff like Blueprint and Blueprint, giving you a breadth of choices. If we missed any coming out 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 coming out movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about coming out 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 coming out movies. List includes photos and coming out movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

This list is made up of a variety of movies, including Edge of Seventeen and Leo's Room.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these coming out 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 coming out movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest coming out movies, here is the full coming out movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Faith Trimel and Daniel Stedman are among the directors who have worked on Coming out movies in the past.

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Love, Simon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Coming Out Movies
Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp
Love, Simon is a 2018 American comedy-drama film directed by Greg Berlanti, based on the novel by Becky Albertalli. Simon (Nick Robinson), a 17-year-old closeted gay high school student, is ...more

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Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe
Boy Erased is a 2018 American coming-of-age drama film directed by Joel Edgerton, based on Garrard Conley's memoir. When the son (Lucas Hedges) of a Baptist pastor in a small American town is ...more

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"In Flight to Sinai, Jack is a San Francisco high school student, who attempts to reconcile his sexuality with his Christian upbringing. He courageously asserts — in song no less! — that ...more

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Tristan Hamilton, Libby Butler, Keith Hamilton
"Directed by Gay Porn and Film icon Jamie Hendrix, this totally redesigned 2008 Re Cut & Re-Release is a fresh of breath air and is by far hotter than the original version. Ryan and ...more

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Sara Martins, Thierry Neuvic, Stéphane Freiss
" Moving with the fast pace of an American action film, this French murder mystery throws in a coming-out tale and gay romance to create a very peculiar cinematic treat. Who’s satisfied by ...more

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Faith Trimel, Charyse Monet, Fadhia Carmelle Marcelin
"This tumultuous and frequently humorous journey follows a group of incredibly strong African-American women who make a pact to come out of the closet -- within 30 days! Maverick ...more

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"This film explores how homosexuals in Kenya manage to live within a hostile environment where practicing homosexuality is punishable by 7 years imprisonment." Quoting the description ...more

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Lea DeLaria, Tina Holmes, Andersen Gabrych
Edge of Seventeen is a 1998 coming of age romantic comedy-drama film directed by David Moreton, written by Moreton and Todd Stephens, starring Chris Stafford, and co-starring Tina Holmes and ...more

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Joxean Bengoetxea, Pilar Rodriguez, Leire Ucha
Ander, a farmer well into his forties, lives with his sister Arantxa and his old mother in a remote part of rural Basque country. His is a monotonous life filled with nothing but farm work and a ...more

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Fernando Ramallo, Anaïs Demoustier, Victor Carril
"As a pair of handsome twins travel to a funeral they learn some hard lessons about life and each other in this evocative tale. Two handsome twins, Antoine and Quentin, leave home on a road ...more

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Leo's Room Arturo Goetz, César Troncoso, Mirella Pascual
"The tender story of a young man's journey to self discovery that will strike a chord with anyone who remembers the difficult time of coming out. Leo is having a hard time coming out. ...more

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Celebration Kristen Vermilyea, Alex H. Krinsky, Barry Zaslova
Celebration is a 2002 short comedy film written and directed by Daniel Stedman. "Celebration is about a six year old boy announcing his homosexuality to a large group of family and friends, ...more

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"“Coming out of the closet” is a phase that carries the stigmatisms of anxiety, identity crises and painful depression that can consume us at any age. Philadelphia filmmaker Tiffany J. ...more

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Blake Young-Fountain, Damion Lee
Blueprint is a 2007 drama directed by Kirk Shannon-Butts.