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Sunday, June 26, 2016

116 Groovy Gay Movies You Need to See



It's time once again to post my annual list of the grooviest LGBT films, so I've selected 116 movies (in chronological order), adding five "new" ones (in pink) that I felt deserved to be included this year. Although I wasn't able to feature every groovy gay movie, hopefully you will find a few of your favorites (and if you don't, please leave me a comment with their titles). And, FYI, the above pics are of Peter Finch and Murray Head in Sunday Bloody Sunday.

1) Victim (1961)



2) The Killing of Sister George (1968)
3) The Boys in the Band (1970)
4) Some of My Best Friends Are... (1971)



5) Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)



6) Cabaret (1972)
7) That Certain Summer (1972)
8) A Very Natural Thing (1974)
9) The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)
10) The Ritz (1976)



11) Outrageous! (1977)
12) La Cage Aux Folles (1978)
13) Taxi zum Klo (1981)
14) Making Love (1982)



15) Victor Victoria (1982)



16) Personal Best (1982)
17) Querelle (1982)
18) Another Country (1984)
19) The Times of Harvey Milk (1984)
20) An Early Frost (1985)
21) Consenting Adult (1985)
22) Desert Hearts (1985)
23) Doña Herlinda and Her Son (1985)
24) Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
25) My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)
26) As Is (1986)
27) Parting Glances (1986)



28) Law of Desire (1987)
29) Maurice (1987)
30) Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
31) Torch Song Trilogy (1988)



32) Longtime Companion (1990)



33) Paris Is Burning (1990)
34) My Own Private Idaho (1991)
35) Our Sons (1991)
36) The Living End (1992)
37) The Lost Language of Cranes (1992)
38) Swoon (1992)
39) And the Band Played On (1993)
40) Grief (1993)
41) Philadelphia (1993)
42) Silverlake Life: The View from Here (1993)
43) The Wedding Banquet (1993)
44) Zero Patience (1993)
45) The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994)



46) The Sum of Us (1994)



47) Go Fish (1994)
48) Priest (1994)
49) Wild Reeds (1994)
50) The Celluloid Closet (1995)
51) Jeffrey (1995)



52) Stonewall (1995)



53) To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (1995)
54) Wigstock: The Movie (1995)
55) The Birdcage (1996)
56) Bound (1996)
57) Beautiful Thing (1996)



58) Broadway Damage (1996)



59) It's My Party (1996)
60) Maybe . . . Maybe Not (1996)



61) Bent (1997)
62) Happy Together (1997)
63) In & Out (1997)
64) Love! Valour! Compassion! (1997)
65) Ma Vie en Rose (My Life in Pink) (1997)
66) Wilde (1997)
67) I Think I Do (1997)



68) Bedrooms and Hallways (1998)
69) Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)
70) Get Real (1998)
71) Gods and Monsters (1998)
72) Head On (1998)
73) High Art (1998)
74) Edge of Seventeen (1998)



75) But I'm a Cheerleader (1999)



76) Boys Don't Cry (1999)
77) Trick (1999)



78) Big Eden (2000)



79) The Broken Hearts Club (2000)



80) Sordid Lives (2000)
81) Urbania (2000)
82) Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
83) Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
84) The Laramie Project (2002)
85) Leaving Metropolis (2002)



86) The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me (2002)
87) The Trip (2002)
88) Latter Days (2003)
89) A Home at the End of the World (2004)
90) Transamerica (2005)
91) Brokeback Mountain (2005)
92) C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
93) Boy Culture (2006)
94) Shortbus (2006)
95) Chris & Don: A Love Story (2007)
96) Shelter (2007)
97) Milk (2008)
98) Were the World Mine (2008)
99) Fruit Fly (2009)
100) Prayers for Bobby (2009)
101) A Single Man (2009)
102) The Kids Are All Right (2010)
103) The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
104) We Were Here (2011)
105) Weekend (2011)
106) The Wise Kids (2011)
107) Gayby (2012)



108) How to Survive a Plague (2012)
109) Free Fall (2013)
110) Pit Stop (2013)



111) Reaching for the Moon (2013)



112) Boy Meets Girl (2014)



113) The Normal Heart (2014)
114) Pride (2014)
115) Beautiful Something (2015)



116) Carol (2015)

2 comments:

john said...

Posted on Facebook. Love your site.

Marc Harshbarger said...

Thanks, John! :)

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