So when a film comes along that manages to really nail the queer experience, well, suffice it to say, we as a community hold on tight to our favorites. Here are 30 of the most beloved LGBTQ movies of all time, ranging from subtle and quiet to political and groundbreaking. Over the course of their time together, what starts as an antagonistic mutual fascination transforms into a love affair for the ages. Watch Now. Nearly 20 years before that, though, she directed Saving Face , a defining entry in the lesbian film canon. The first feature film directed by an out Black lesbian, The Watermelon Woman remains a landmark title in the history of queer cinema.
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LGBTQ people have long been buried under tropes and unsubtle stereotypes in film and television. Just like most woman-loving-woman relationships, the film is quite the saga of ups, downs, heartbreak, and tortured passion. Many grew up watching and loving classic '80s high school rom-coms such as Pretty in Pink , Sixteen Candles , and Say Anything. Based on the novel Simon vs. Featuring a queer actor as one of the main love interests, and a gay director, Love, Simon is a movie that will likely have you crying and clapping through scenes as you watch.
If it wasn't someone struggling as they tried to come to terms with being gay usually with tragic consequences , it was someone losing their battle with AIDS or being attacked or murdered for being who they are. However, in recent years, gay stories are a lot more upbeat. Not only are there a greater number of films aimed at the gay market itself, we also have lots of well-rounded gay characters in mainstream films which also happen to have happy endings. Love, Simon Protagonist Simon is not ready to come out, a fact that is used by a schoolfriend to blackmail him, but refreshingly we never see him going through too much angst.