Top Romantic LGBT movies on DVD and Blu-ray

Rent Brokeback Mountain on DVD Brokeback Mountain
Synopsis
While working together near Wyoming's Brokeback Mountain in 1963, sheepherders Jack Twist and Ennis Del Mar begin an increasingly passionate affair. But keeping their relationship a secret from their wives proves agonizing and all-consuming.
Cast
Cast
Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams, Anne Hathaway, Randy Quaid, Linda Cardellini, Anna Faris, Scott Michael Campbell, Kate Mara, Cheyenne Hill, Brooklynn Proulx, Tom Carey
Director
Director
Ang Lee
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Gay, Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book
Rent Boys Don't Cry on DVD Boys Don't Cry
Synopsis
Based on actual events, director Kimberly Peirce's powerful, often harrowing drama stars Hilary Swank as Brandon Teena, a transgender person searching for love and acceptance in a small Midwestern town.
Cast
Cast
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III, Alicia Goranson, Alison Folland, Jeannetta Arnette, Rob Campbell, Matt McGrath, Cheyenne Rushing
Director
Director
Kimberly Peirce
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Social Issue Dramas, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie Dramas, Lesbian
Rent Imagine Me & You on DVD Imagine Me & You
Synopsis
In this unconventional romantic comedy that gives new meaning to the term "cold feet," bride-to-be Rachel (Piper Perabo) is love-struck -- not with her groom, but rather with another woman who's a guest at their wedding. As she's marching down the aisle with her longtime sweetheart, Heck (Matthew Goode), Rachel is immediately bewitched by a beautiful guest (Lena Headey). But following her heart's true desire is hardly an easy proposition.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Goode, Piper Perabo, Lena Headey, Rick Warden, Anthony Head, Sue Johnston, Celia Imrie, Darren Boyd
Director
Director
Ol Parker
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Lesbian, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Comedies, LGBT Comedies
Rent Gray Matters on DVD Gray Matters
Synopsis
Sam and Gray are brother and sister who share a home and a love of many things -- ballroom dancing, 1940s movie musicals and, to their surprise, feelings for an attractive woman. But Gray, who has been heterosexual, is confused by her new feelings.
Cast
Cast
Heather Graham, Bridget Moynahan, Tom Cavanagh, Molly Shannon, Rachel Shelley, Bill Mondy, Don Ackerman, Warren Christie, Alan Cumming, Sissy Spacek
Director
Director
Sue Kramer
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic Comedies, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Lesbian
Rent Kissing Jessica Stein on DVD Kissing Jessica Stein
Synopsis
Jessica (Jennifer Westfeldt) is a single, straight, successful New York journalist who, like most of her female friends, has had a history of dating (male) creeps. But when she answers an intriguing personal ad from Helen (Heather Juergensen), Jessica finds herself intensely drawn to her. As Jessica explores this new side of her sexuality, the two begin a friendship that ultimately leads to romance.
Cast
Cast
Jennifer Westfeldt, Heather Juergensen, Tovah Feldshuh, Esther Wurmfeld, Hillel Friedman, Ben Feldman, Robert Ari, David Aaron Baker, Jennifer Carta, Ben Weber
Director
Director
Charles Herman-Wurmfeld
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic Comedies, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie Comedies, Indie Romance, Lesbian
Rent Saving Face on DVD Saving Face
Synopsis
Dutiful daughter Wil (Michelle Krusiec) sidesteps her mother's (Joan Chen) attempts to marry her off in Alice Wu's romantic comedy. At 28, Wil's the old maid of her traditional Chinese family, so there's no way she can tell them about her budding lesbian romance with Vivian (Lynn Chen). But her widowed mom has her own problems, as she learns she's pregnant at 48. Kicked out by her disapproving father, she seeks refuge at Wil's place.
Cast
Cast
Michelle Krusiec, Joan Chen, Lynn Chen, Jin Wang, Guang Lan Koh, Jessica Hecht, Ato Essandoh, David Shih, Brian Yang, Nathanel Geng, Mao Zhao, Hoon Lee
Director
Director
Alice Wu
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Indie LGBT, Romantic Comedies, Indie Romance
Rent Wilde on DVD Wilde
Synopsis
Stephen Fry stars as playwright Oscar Wilde in this lush historical drama, which follows the larger-than-life personality from his marriage to his wife, Constance, to his torrid affair with a young Oxford graduate that brought about his downfall.
Cast
Cast
Stephen Fry, Jude Law, Jennifer Ehle, Judy Parfitt, Gemma Jones, Vanessa Redgrave, Orlando Bloom
Director
Director
Brian Gilbert
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Biographies, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, United Kingdom, Dramas Based on the Book, Period Pieces
Rent Henry & June on DVD Henry & June
Synopsis
A sensual masterwork based on real events, this rich evocation of wild expatriate nights in 1930s Paris begins when writer Anaïs Nin (Maria de Medeiros) embarks on a professional relationship with famed American author Henry Miller (Fred Ward). Their studious union deepens into something else, but when Nin falls under the spell of the alluring Mrs. Miller (Uma Thurman), fiction, fact and fantasy blur.
Cast
Cast
Fred Ward, Maria de Medeiros, Uma Thurman, Kevin Spacey, Richard E. Grant, Bruce Myers, Jean-Philippe Ecoffey, Juan Luis Bunuel, Artus de Penguern, Sylvie Huguel
Director
Director
Philip Kaufman
Genres
Genres
Romance, Romantic Dramas, Steamy Romance, Biographies, Dramas Based on Real Life, Bisexual, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, Indie LGBT
Rent Behind the Candelabra on DVD Behind the Candelabra
Synopsis
Michael Douglas stars as flamboyant entertainer Liberace in this sequin-studded drama that chronicles the legendary pianist's roller-coaster relationship with his young lover, Scott Thorson -- from their passionate liaison to their stormy battles.
Cast
Cast
Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Rob Lowe, Debbie Reynolds, Dan Aykroyd, Scott Bakula, Paul Reiser, Nicky Katt, Tom Papa, Deborah Lacey
Director
Director
Steven Soderbergh
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Biographies, Showbiz Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Made-for-TV Movies
Rent Tipping the Velvet on DVD Tipping the Velvet
Synopsis
An unusual love story told in three episodes charts the course of Nan (Rachael Stirling), an ingénue who discovers a sexually charged world of male impersonators, actors and affluent women looking for female companionship in the usually controlled and corseted 1890s. She eventually takes up with a comely cross-dresser (Keeley Hawes) but soon learns she can only depend on herself. John Bowe, Jodhi May, Anna Chancellor and Hugh Bonneville co-star.
Cast
Cast
Rachael Stirling, Keeley Hawes, Anna Chancellor, Jodhi May, Hugh Bonneville, Johnny Vegas, Alexei Sayle, John Bowe, Sally Hawkins
Director
Director
Geoffrey Sax
Genres
Genres
Drama, British TV, LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces, Lesbian, TV Miniseries, BBC, Period Pieces
Rent Soldier's Girl on DVD Soldier's Girl
Synopsis
This powerful drama tells the true story of a young soldier, Pfc. Barry Winchell (Troy Garity), who meets and falls for a beautiful transgendered nightclub performer (Lee Pace) while on a drunken outing with fellow soldiers. Winchell's relationship is frowned upon by the other soldiers -- and eventually leads to tragedy at the hands of his homophobic roommate. Garity and Pace both earned Independent Spirit nods for their performances.
Cast
Cast
Troy Garity, Lee Pace, Andre Braugher, Shawn Hatosy, Philip Eddolls, Dan Petronijevic, Mike Realba, Merwin Mondesir
Director
Director
Frank Pierson
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Dramas Based on Real Life, Military & War Dramas
Rent High Art on DVD High Art
Synopsis
Magazine editor Syd (Radha Mitchell) is stuck in a dreary relationship with her boyfriend (Gabriel Mann) when she befriends her upstairs neighbor Lucy (Ally Sheedy), a well-known photographer whose live-in actress girlfriend (Patricia Clarkson) is struggling with a drug addiction. Lucy fascinates Syd, and the pair hit it off. But when Syd calls on Lucy to do an assignment for the magazine, their friendship soon grows into something much more.
Cast
Cast
Radha Mitchell, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson, Gabriel Mann, Charis Michelsen, David Thornton, Anh Duong, Helen Mendes, Bill Sage, Tammy Grimes
Director
Director
Lisa Cholodenko
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Indie Romance, Indie Dramas, Lesbian
Rent Latter Days on DVD Latter Days
Synopsis
This film explores the consequences of a Mormon missionary, Aaron, recognizing his homosexuality and falling in love with another man. Aaron's sexual encounter with a gay "party boy" leads to a romance that gets Aaron excommunicated from his church.
Cast
Cast
Steve Sandvoss, Wesley A. Ramsey, Rebekah Jordan, Amber Benson, Khary Payton, Jacqueline Bisset, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Rob McElhenney, Mary Kay Place, Erik Palladino, Dave Power, Linda Pine
Director
Director
C. Jay Cox
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent Queer as Folk on DVD Queer as Folk
Synopsis
The lives and loves of five gay men living in Pittsburgh provide the drama in this American edition of the acclaimed British series. Amid the usual ups and downs of relationships, the friends grapple with everything from health issues to politics.
Cast
Cast
Gale Harold, Randy Harrison, Hal Sparks, Michelle Clunie, Robert Gant, Thea Gill, Scott Lowell, Peter Paige, Chris Potter, Sharon Gless, Jack Wetherall
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
TV Shows, LGBT, TV Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Showtime
Rent Beautiful Thing on DVD Beautiful Thing
Synopsis
The iconoclastic, underachieving denizens of a southeast London apartment building get an emotional wake-up call when two teenage boys -- next-door neighbors Jamie (Glen Berry) and Ste (Scott Neal) -- unexpectedly fall in love. This moving slice of affecting kitchen-sink realism from Britain's esteemed Channel Four Films is adapted from the hit West End play penned by Jonathan Harvey, who also directs.
Cast
Cast
Glen Berry, Scott Neal, Linda Henry, Meera Syal, Martin Walsh, Steven M. Martin, Tameka Empson, Andrew Fraser, Ben Daniels, Julie Smith, Jeillo Edwards, Anna Karen, Garry Cooper, Daniel Bowers, John Savage
Director
Director
Hettie MacDonald
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent Puccini for Beginners on DVD Puccini for Beginners
Synopsis
Allegra is recovering from a breakup with her girlfriend when she starts to fall for a member of the opposite sex. Philip is the tidy professor who's romancing the ambivalent Allegra while she pursues a straight woman who's recently become single.
Cast
Cast
Elizabeth Reaser, Gretchen Mol, Justin Kirk, Julianne Nicholson, Tina Benko, Jennifer Dundas, Kate Simses, Brian Letscher
Director
Director
Maria Maggenti
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Indie Comedies, Indie Romance, Romantic LGBT, Lesbian
Rent My Summer of Love on DVD My Summer of Love
Synopsis
Mona is tired of her working-class roots, and Tamsin is bored with her pampered lifestyle. When their opposite worlds collide unexpectedly, the girls sense an immediate attraction. But can their unusual friendship survive their differences?
Cast
Cast
Natalie Press, Emily Blunt, Paddy Considine, Dean Andrews, Michelle Byrne, Paul Antony-Barber, Lynette Edwards, Kathryn Sumner
Director
Director
Pawel Pawlikowski
Genres
Genres
Drama, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, Indie LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Lesbian, United Kingdom
Rent Maurice on DVD Maurice
Synopsis
Set in pre-war England, this Merchant-Ivory drama (based on the controversial E.M. Forster novel written in 1914 but not published until 1971) is about the coming of age of two young college men (Hugh Grant and James Wilby) who meet at Cambridge University and fall in love. The movie casts a critical light on the era's moral hypocrisy, as Maurice and Clive struggle to make room for their forbidden love in an intolerant society.
Cast
Cast
James Wilby, Hugh Grant, Rupert Graves, Denholm Elliott, Simon Callow, Billie Whitelaw, Barry Foster, Judy Parfitt, Phoebe Nicholls, Patrick Godfrey, Mark Tandy, Ben Kingsley, Kitty Aldridge
Director
Director
James Ivory
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Period Pieces, Romantic Dramas, United Kingdom, Dramas Based on the Book, Independent, Foreign Regions, Dramas Based on Classic Literature, 20th Century Period Pieces
Rent Better Than Chocolate on DVD Better Than Chocolate
Synopsis
Scant hours before her uptight mother (Wendy Crewson) and brother move in with her, Maggie (Karyn Dwyer) meets the woman of her dreams (Christina Cox). Though Mom is oblivious to her daughter's sexual orientation, it's a tough thing to hide in close quarters. Meanwhile, Maggie's transgender friend (Peter Outerbridge) falls in love with the owner of the lesbian bookstore where Maggie works. Anne Wheeler directed this sexy romp about love and lust.
Cast
Cast
Wendy Crewson, Karyn Dwyer, Christina Cox, Anne-Marie MacDonald, Marya Delver, Kevin Mundy, Tony Nappo, Jay Brazeau, Beatrice Zeilanger, Peter Outerbridge
Director
Director
Anne Wheeler
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Lesbian
Rent The Broken Hearts Club on DVD The Broken Hearts Club
Synopsis
The lives of a group of gay friends in West Hollywood revolve around the Broken Hearts, a restaurant run by the fatherly Jack (John Mahoney) and the softball team he sponsors. The friends (Dean Cain, Zach Braff and Andrew Keegan) rely on each other for conversation and camaraderie as they search for love and mourn their many losses.
Cast
Cast
Ben Weber, Timothy Olyphant, Matt McGrath, Zach Braff, Nora Burns, Dean Cain, Chris Payne Gilbert, John Brandon, Diane McBain, Robert Peters, Andrew Keegan, Nia Long, John Mahoney, Mary McCormack, Robert Arce, Jennifer Coolidge, Kerr Smith, Chris Weitz, Thomas Gibson, Justin Theroux
Director
Director
Greg Berlanti
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Indie LGBT, Gay, LGBT Dramas
Rent Boy Culture on DVD Boy Culture
Synopsis
A male prostitute with the enigmatic name of X carefully avoids personal intimacy and affection, maintaining his stoic approach until one of his regular customers tempts him to reconsider his position by sharing a meaningful story.
Cast
Cast
Derek Magyar, George Jonson, Patrick Bauchau, Darryl Stephens, Peyton Hinson, Jonathon Trent, Kyle Santler, Emily Brooke Hands, Matt Riedy
Director
Director
Q. Allan Brocka
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent Shelter on DVD Shelter
Synopsis
Zach (Trevor Wright) sacrifices his dream of going to art school to support his ill father (Don Margolin), sister (Tina Holmes) and her young son (Jackson Wurth) in this moving drama. He finds happiness surfing with buddy Gabe (Ross Thomas). But when he falls for Gabe's older brother, Shaun (Brad Rowe), his world is turned upside down. Zach struggles to learn how to put his own needs first before the demands of his family.
Cast
Cast
Trevor Wright, Brad Rowe, Ross Thomas, Tina Holmes, Albert Reed, Jackson Wurth, Don Margolin
Director
Director
Jonah Markowitz
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent In & Out on DVD In & Out
Synopsis
When dim-bulb actor Cameron Drake (Matt Dillon) wins an Oscar for playing a gay Marine, he outs his high school drama teacher, Howard Brackett (Kevin Kline), in his acceptance speech. It all comes as a surprise to Howard -- not to mention to his long-suffering fiancée, Emily (Joan Cusack). With his wedding just days away and national media descending on his town, Howard's under the gun to prove just how much of a man he is.
Cast
Cast
Kevin Kline, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon, Debbie Reynolds, Wilford Brimley, Bob Newhart, Deborah Rush, Lewis J. Stadlen, Gregory Jbara, Shalom Harlow, Shawn Hatosy, Zak Orth, Lauren Ambrose, Alexandra Holden, Selma Blair, Glenn Close, Whoopi Goldberg, Jay Leno
Director
Director
Frank Oz
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic Comedies, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Gay, Blockbusters
Rent Eating Out on DVD Eating Out
Synopsis
Caleb has the hots for Gwen, who relates better to gay men than to straight ones. To help his pal attract Gwen's attention, Caleb's roommate persuades him to pretend he's gay. But the plan backfires when Gwen's gay roommate falls for the imposter.
Cast
Cast
Scott Lunsford, Jim Verraros, Rebekah Kochan, Emily Stiles, Ryan Carnes, Jillian Nusbaum, Billy Shepard, Christopher Michaels, Tyler Roberts, Stafford Williamson, Natalie Burge, Adrienne Pearson, Maurice Grossman, John Janezic, Ditte Lokon, Dani Millan
Director
Director
Q. Allan Brocka
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent If These Walls Could Talk 2 on DVD If These Walls Could Talk 2
Synopsis
Following the same premise as the first movie -- focusing on three different women from three generations who've occupied the same house -- this Emmy-winning follow-up trains its lens on three lesbian couples. In 1961, Edith (Vanessa Redgrave) loses her longtime companion. In the 1970s, collegiate Linda (Michelle Williams) falls for townie Amy (Chloë Sevigny). And in 2000, the house's inhabitants (Ellen DeGeneres, Sharon Stone) want to become parents.
Cast
Cast
Vanessa Redgrave, Marian Seldes, Paul Giamatti, Elizabeth Perkins, Jenny O'Hara, Michelle Williams, Chloë Sevigny, Nia Long, Natasha Lyonne, Heather McComb, Sharon Stone, Ellen DeGeneres, Regina King, Kathy Najimy, Mitchell Anderson, George Newbern, Lucinda Jenney
Director
Director
Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge, Anne Heche
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Lesbian, Romantic LGBT, Social Issue Dramas
Rent Lost and Delirious on DVD Lost and Delirious
Synopsis
Mary doesn't want to attend the posh boarding school her father and stepmother have selected, but once there she quickly befriends her female roommates, who are in a romantic relationship that doesn't sit well with some at the school.
Cast
Cast
Piper Perabo, Jessica Paré, Mischa Barton, Jackie Burroughs, Mimi Kuzyk, Graham Greene, Emily VanCamp, Amy Stewart, Caroline Dhavernas, Luke Kirby
Director
Director
Léa Pool
Genres
Genres
Drama, Indie Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Lesbian, Dramas Based on the Book, Indie LGBT
Rent Big Eden on DVD Big Eden
Synopsis
Successful but lonely New York artist Henry Hart (Arye Gross) returns to Big Eden to care for his ailing grandfather and winds up confronting his unrequited passion for his high school best friend and his feelings about being gay in a small town. As Henry works though his emotions, the townspeople quietly conspire to help him along, until Henry realizes new possibilities for both friendship and romance. Eric Schweig and Louise Fletcher also star.
Cast
Cast
Arye Gross, Eric Schweig, Tim DeKay, George Coe, Louise Fletcher, Nan Martin, Veanne Cox, O'Neal Compton, Corinne Bohrer, John Dossett
Director
Director
Thomas Bezucha
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie Dramas
Rent All Over the Guy on DVD All Over the Guy
Synopsis
Striking a healthy, loving balance in a relationship is no easy trick, no matter what your sexual orientation. For Eli and Tom, a set-up first date goes horribly awry. But when they meet again later, without any pressure, a connection is made.
Cast
Cast
Dan Bucatinsky, Richard Ruccolo, Sasha Alexander, Adam Goldberg, Andrea Martin, Joanna Kerns, Christina Ricci, Lisa Kudrow, Doris Roberts
Director
Director
Julie Davis
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Indie Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Indie Romance, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT
Rent My Beautiful Laundrette on DVD My Beautiful Laundrette
Synopsis
My Beautiful Laundrette tells an uncommon love story that takes place between a young South London Pakistani man (Gordon Warnecke), who decides to open an upscale laundromat to make his family proud, and his childhood friend, a skinhead (Daniel Day-Lewis, in a breakthrough role), who volunteers to help make his dream a reality.
Cast
Cast
Dudley Thomas, Saeed Jaffrey, Souad Faress, Winston Graham, Shirley Ann Field, Gordon Warnecke, Daniel Day-Lewis, Rita Wolf, Roshan Seth, Charu Bala Chokshi, Richard Graham, Derrick Branche
Director
Director
Stephen Frears
Genres
Genres
Drama, Indie Dramas, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions, The Criterion Collection
Rent Come Undone on DVD Come Undone
Synopsis
While on a family vacation on the French seaside, brooding 18-year-old Mathieu meets Cédric, an attractive carefree boy his own age, and is swept away by the first stirrings of homosexual passion.
Cast
Cast
Jeremie Elkaim, Stéphane Rideau , Dominique Reymond, Marie Matheron, Laetitia Legrix, Nils Ohlund, Réjane Kerdaffrec, Guy Houssier, Violeta Ferrer, Robert Darmel
Director
Director
Sébastien Lifshitz
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Steamy Romance, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, Indie LGBT, Foreign Dramas, Foreign Steamy Romance, Foreign Romance, Foreign LGBT, French Language, France
Rent Adam & Steve on DVD Adam & Steve
Synopsis
After getting together for a calamitous one-night stand in the 1980s, single gays Adam and Steve don't see each other again until they cross paths 17 years later. Amazingly, it takes a year of dating for them to realize they've already met.
Cast
Cast
Craig Chester, Malcolm Gets, Parker Posey, Chris Kattan, Kristen Schaal, Julie Hagerty, Paul Sand, Noah Segan, Sally Kirkland, Kent Fuher
Director
Director
Craig Chester
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Comedies, Late Night Comedies, Indie Comedies, Gay, LGBT
Rent The Trip on DVD The Trip
Synopsis
It's 1973, and gay rights activist Tommy Ballenger is about to embark on the journey of a lifetime when he meets an older man, Alan, whose political views skew as far right as Tommy's do left. In spite of their differences, they fall in love.
Cast
Cast
Larry Sullivan, Steve Braun, Ray Baker, James Handy, Dennis Bailey, Alexis Arquette, Sirena Irwin, Jill St. John, Rosemary Alexander
Director
Director
Miles Swain
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Indie Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, Period Pieces
Rent Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green on DVD Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green
Synopsis
Ethan Green has no problem finding guys who want to sleep with him or even date him, but finding someone to settle down with is another story. Given three choices, will he find a Mr. Right, or is he destined to have an unfabulous existence?
Cast
Cast
Meredith Baxter, Daniel Letterle, David Monahan, Diego Serrano, Dean Shelton, Rebecca Lowman, Joel Brooks, Richard Riehle, Shanola Hampton, Scott Atkinson, Ramon De Ocampo, Mariah Bess, Boti Bliss
Director
Director
George Bamber
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent Show Me Love on DVD Show Me Love
Synopsis
Elin (Alexandra Dahlstrom) and Agnes (Rebecka Liljeberg) are social opposites. While Elin is gorgeous, lively and wildly popular at school, Agnes is sullen, lonely and rejected as a nerdy lesbian. But when Agnes develops a crush on Elin, the exploration of love between them alleviates Elin's perpetual boredom. This Swedish award-winner reflects the joy and pain of relationships, the insecurity of youth and the courage it takes to be different.
Cast
Cast
Alexandra Dahlström, Rebecca Liljeberg, Erica Carlson, Mathias Rust, Stefan Horberg, Ralph Carlsson
Director
Director
Lukas Moodysson
Genres
Genres
Foreign, LGBT, Lesbian, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Scandinavia, Swedish Language, Foreign Regions, Foreign Languages
Rent Trick on DVD Trick
Synopsis
Christian Campbell stars as Gabriel, a disconsolate, aspiring, gay Broadway songwriter who hits the club scene to forget his troubles and gets more than he bargained for. Heading home on the subway, he runs into Mark (Jean Paul Pitoc), one of the club's muscle-bound dancers. Mutually intent on a one-night stand, the two try to get jiggy, only to be foiled by visitors, roommates, pets, et al. Along the way, lust gives way to emotional bonding.
Cast
Cast
Christian Campbell, Tori Spelling, John Paul Pitoc, Brad Beyer, Lacey Kohl, Abbey Hope, Becky Caldwell, Will Keenan, Joey Dedio
Director
Director
Jim Fall
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies
Rent Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds on DVD Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds
Synopsis
After his self-centered boyfriend throws him over, rebounding college student Kyle turns his attention to Troy, a sexually ambivalent male model. But someone else also has his sights set on Troy -- none other than Kyle's ex.
Cast
Cast
Jim Verraros, Emily Brooke Hands, Rebekah Kochan, Brett Chukerman, Marco Dapper, Scott Vickaryous, Mink Stole, Adrian Quinonez, James Michael Bobby, Joseph Morales, Michael Serrato, Sarah Lilly, Andrew Ley, Jessie Gold, Larry Laboe, Rachel Nicholas James
Director
Director
Phillip Bartell
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent Blue Is the Warmest Color on DVD Blue Is the Warmest Color
Synopsis
Determined to fall in love, 15-year-old Adele is focused on boys. But it's a blue-haired girl she meets on the street who really piques her interest. Soon, Adele is exploring her desire for girls as she negotiates her way to becoming a woman.
Cast
Cast
Léa Seydoux, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Salim Kechiouche, Aurélien Recoing, Catherine Salée, Benjamin Siksou, Mona Walravens, Alma Jodorowsky, Jérémie Laheurte, Anne Loiret, Benoît Pilot, Sandor Funtek, Fanny Maurin
Director
Director
Abdellatif Kechiche
Genres
Genres
Drama, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Lesbian, Foreign LGBT, Foreign Dramas, Foreign Romance, French Language, France, The Criterion Collection
Rent Yossi & Jagger on DVD Yossi & Jagger
Synopsis
Two Israeli soldiers try to find solace from the constant grind of war in this moving romantic drama. While preparing for a daring moonlit ambush in the snowy mountains of Lebanon, company commander Yossi (Ohad Knoller) and his platoon leader, Jagger (Yehuda Levi), fall in love, carefully hiding their relationship from their comrades. But will the tragedy of war ultimately intrude upon the men's clandestine affair?
Cast
Cast
Yehuda Levi, Ohad Knoller, Assi Cohen, Aya Steinovitz, Hani Furstenberg, Sharon Raginiano
Director
Director
Eytan Fox
Genres
Genres
Drama, Foreign, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay, Foreign LGBT, Hebrew Language, Israel
Rent Circumstance on DVD Circumstance
Synopsis
Vivacious young Iranian girls Atafeh and Shireen discover their burgeoning sexuality, struggling with their desires and the boundaries placed upon them by the world they were born into.
Cast
Cast
Nikohl Boosheri, Sarah Kazemy, Reza Sixo Safai, Soheil Parsa, Nasrin Pakkho, Amir Barghashi, Fariborz Daftari, Keon Mohajeri, Sina Amedson, Amir Hossein Soleimani, Siro Fazlian
Director
Director
Maryam Keshavarz
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Steamy Romance, LGBT Dramas, Indie Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie Romance, Lesbian, Foreign Dramas, Foreign Steamy Romance, Foreign LGBT, Foreign Romance, Foreign Languages, Iran
Rent 2 Girls in Love on DVD 2 Girls in Love
Synopsis
While working part-time at her aunt's gas station, defiant tomboy Randy Dean falls in love with Evie Roy, a rich, straight honor student who's already in a relationship. The two girls navigate the magical and confusing world of young love.
Cast
Cast
Laurel Holloman, Nicole Ari Parker, Dale Dickey, Stephanie Berry, Maggie Moore, Kate Stafford, Sabrina Artel, Toby Poser, Nelson Rodriguez
Director
Director
Maria Maggenti
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Independent, LGBT Comedies, Indie Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie Romance, Lesbian, Indie LGBT
Rent Rock Haven on DVD Rock Haven
Synopsis
When the religiously devout Brady (Sean Hoagland) moves to a new town with his mother (Laura Jane Coles) and begins spending time with his handsome neighbor, Clifford (Owen Alabado), their mutual attraction forces Brady to confront his true desires. But with Brady about to enter a religious college, he finds that his plans for the immediate future stand in direct contrast to his emerging sexuality.
Cast
Cast
Erin Daly, Sean Hoagland, Owen Alabado, Laura Jane Coles, Katheryn Hecht
Director
Director
David Lewis
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie Romance, Gay
Rent The World Unseen on DVD The World Unseen
Synopsis
In a world where boundaries are rigidly defined, two wildly different women tentatively cross them in this story that focuses on their budding romance in apartheid South Africa. One (Sheetal Sheth) is a taxi-driving, café-owning rebel; the other (Lisa Ray) is a devoted mother and wife. Both learn lessons about themselves and their lives in their journey toward each other in this film from novelist-turned-director Shamim Sarif.
Cast
Cast
Lisa Ray, Sheetal Sheth, Parvin Dabas, Nandana Sen, David Dennis, Grethe Fox, Colin Moss, Bernard White, Amber Rose Revah, Rajesh Gopie, Natalie Becker
Director
Director
Shamim Sarif
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Social Issue Dramas, Romantic Dramas, 20th Century Period Pieces, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Lesbian, Period Pieces, United Kingdom
Rent 200 American on DVD 200 American
Synopsis
Newly arrived in New York and in need of money, Aussie native Ian (Sean Matic) finds himself caught up in the seedier side of corporate life. Ian is hired by Conrad (Matt Walton), who's looking for a temporary lover to fill the void after a breakup. Conrad really takes a shine to Ian and gives him a job at his ad agency, but complications arise when Ian falls for his new boss. Mark Ford, Justin Durishin and Anthony Ames co-star.
Cast
Cast
Sean Matic, Matt Walton, Anthony Ames, Spencer Aste, Justin Durishin, Mark Ford, Gail Herendeen, John-Dylan Howard, Constance Reardon
Director
Director
Richard LeMay
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent Food of Love on DVD Food of Love
Synopsis
Ventura Pons writes and directs Food of Love, adapting the novel "The Tale of Love" by David Leavitt, which tells the complex story of a love affair between an 18-year-old man and his much older mentor. Paul (Kevin Bishop) is a music student working as an assistant for classical pianist Richard (Paul Rhys). The two meet in Barcelona and begin a passionate tryst, but they must contend with the disapproval of Paul's mother and Richard's boyfriend.
Cast
Cast
Juliet Stevenson, Paul Rhys, Allan Corduner, Kevin Bishop, Geraldine McEwan, Leslie Charles, Craig Hill, Pamela Field, Naim Thomas, Mingo Rafols, Pepa Lopez, Manu Fullola, Sue Flack
Director
Director
Ventura Pons
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Spain, Romantic LGBT, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Dramas Based on the Book, Gay, Foreign Regions
Rent Defying Gravity on DVD Defying Gravity
Synopsis
Frat boy Griff (Daniel Chilson), who works hard to keep his brothers in the dark about his intimate encounters with Pete (Don Handfield), is forced to come to terms with his sexual identity in this touching drama. Pete, who left the frat house for a more liberating off-campus life, wants a real relationship, while Griff claims he only wants sex. But when gay-bashing thugs beat Pete into a coma, Griff must face his true feelings for him.
Cast
Cast
Daniel Chilson, Niklaus Lange, Don Handfield, Linna Carter, Seabass Diamond
Director
Director
John Keitel
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent Loving Annabelle on DVD Loving Annabelle
Synopsis
An esteemed young poetry teacher at a Catholic boarding school risks everything when she engages in a feverish affair with a female student in this controversial story of forbidden love.
Cast
Cast
Erin Kelly, Diane Gaidry, Laura Breckenridge, Michelle Horn, Gustine Fudickar, Ilene Graff, Kevin McCarthy, Markus Flanagan
Director
Director
Katherine Brooks
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Lesbian
Rent Touch of Pink on DVD Touch of Pink
Synopsis
Alim (Jimi Mistry) moves from Canada to London so he can be out and proud without worrying about what his conservative mother, Nuru (Suleka Mathew), will think. There, he lives a carefree life with his boyfriend, Giles (Kristen Holden-Ried) ... until his mother announces she's coming for a visit. Alim's forced to hide any evidence that he's dating a white man instead of the nice Muslim girl his mother dreams of.
Cast
Cast
Jimi Mistry, Kyle MacLachlan, Suleka Mathew, Kristen Holden-Ried, Veena Sood, Brian George, Liisa Repo-Martell, Raoul Bhaneja, Malika Mendez, Linda Thorson
Director
Director
Ian Iqbal Rashid
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT
Rent Back Soon on DVD Back Soon
Synopsis
In the wake of his wife's death, Logan (Windham Beacham) becomes fast friends with Gil (Matthew Montgomery). But after a drunken night together ends with the two straight men sharing a steamy bed, the two must reexamine their sexual identities as they forge a new relationship. Writer-director Rob Williams's touching and surprising drama won the Alternative Spirit Award at the 2007 Rhode Island International Film Festival.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Montgomery, Maggie Eilertson, Windham Beacham, Artie O'Daly, Bret Wolfe, Kelly Keaton, Bethany Dotson
Director
Director
Rob Williams
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent East Side Story on DVD East Side Story
Synopsis
Dutiful grandson Diego Campos (René Alvarado) helps run the family restaurant, hides his gay relationships from his traditional Latino family and faces cultural changes to his ethnic enclave in this film festival favorite set in East Los Angeles. Diego finds himself navigating uncharted territory when his amorous aunt (Gladys Jimenez) puts the moves on his boyfriend (David Berón) and an influx of gay white men moves into the neighborhood.
Cast
Cast
Luis Accinelli, Andrea Zafra, René Alvarado, Cory Schneider, Luis Raul Martinez, David Berón, Gladys Jimenez, Steve Callahan, Anthony Fitzgerald, Michael Cassady, Yelyna De Leon, Dominic Ceci, Irene DeBari
Director
Director
Carlos Portugal
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, LGBT Comedies, Gay
Rent Km. 0 on DVD Km. 0
Synopsis
The love lives of 14 people intersect at the Plaza del Sol in Madrid one day in August. Vignettes include stories of mistaken identity and comedies of error involving people who are both gay and straight -- and everything in between. A young movie director mistakenly gets a ride from a prostitute; a struggling actress goes to desperate measures to impress the wrong director; a woman hires an escort who may be a relative.
Cast
Cast
Concha Velasco, Georges Corraface, Silke Hornillos Klein, Carlos Fuentes, Mercè Pons, Alberto San Juan, Elisa Matilla, Armando del Rio, Miquel Garcia, Jesus Cabrero, Victor Ullate Jr., Cora Tiedra, Tristán Ulloa
Director
Director
Juan Luis Iborra, Yolanda Garcia Serrano
Genres
Genres
Foreign, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Comedies, LGBT Comedies, Spain, Foreign LGBT, Spanish Language, Foreign Comedies, Foreign Romance, Foreign Regions, Foreign Languages
Rent The Gymnast on DVD The Gymnast
Synopsis
When an injury ends her career as a gymnast, Jane falls back into lackluster job and a passionless marriage. That is, until she begins work on an aerial act with another beautiful gymnast and feels the stirrings of unexpected love.
Cast
Cast
Dreya Weber, Addie Yungmee, John Lee Ames, Andrew Ableson, David De Simone, Ronald Drewes, Paul A. Hicks, Tony Horton, Amy Lemons
Director
Director
Ned Farr
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie LGBT, Lesbian
Rent Regular Guys on DVD Regular Guys
Synopsis
After being dumped by his girlfriend in this unusual romantic comedy, police officer Christoph (Christoph M. Ohrt) drowns his sorrows in liquor and awakes the next morning in bed with a car thief, Edward (Tim Bergmann), who happens to be gay. With no place to go, Christoph rooms with Edward, who ignores his assertions that he's straight. While everyone at work gossips about Christoph's sexuality, lovely Helen (Carin C. Tietze) romances him.
Cast
Cast
Christoph M. Ohrt, Carin C. Tietze, Tim Bergmann, Oliver Stokowski, Rudolf Kowalski, Dieter Brandecker, Ina Weisse, Andreas Pietschmann
Director
Director
Rolf Silber
Genres
Genres
Comedy, Foreign, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Foreign Comedies, German Language, Germany
Rent Total Eclipse on DVD Total Eclipse
Synopsis
Leonardo DiCaprio plays the prodigious 19th-century French poet Arthur Rimbaud in this captivating historical drama. Paul Verlaine (David Thewlis), an older and more traditional writer, finds himself infatuated with the young Rimbaud. That makes him unable to keep the peace with his wife (Romane Bohringer). A love/hate relationship develops between the two men as they forge the rough waters of creative expression.
Cast
Cast
Leonardo DiCaprio, Dominique Blanc, David Thewlis, Romane Bohringer
Director
Director
Agnieszka Holland
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Biographies, Period Pieces, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions, Pre-20th Century Period Pieces
Rent Issues 101 on DVD Issues 101
Synopsis
Within weeks of enrolling at California Beach College, Joe decides to come out of the closet. So when a hunky frat boy asks him to a party, Joe thinks he's going on a date. At the party, Joe stirs up a boiling pot of sexual confusion as two of the frat brothers begin to vie for his attention -- even though one of them is supposedly straight. And it doesn't help that the others don't want the rest of campus to know Joe is gay.
Cast
Cast
Michael Rozman, Dennis W. Rittenhouse Jr., Jeff Sublett, Jason Boegh, Kelly Clarkson
Director
Director
John Lincoln
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent Itty Bitty Titty Committee on DVD Itty Bitty Titty Committee
Synopsis
Set in Los Angeles, this sardonic indie comedy helmed by Jamie Babbit follows the exploits of Anna (Melonie Diaz), a lesbian and plastic surgeon's receptionist who embarks on a wild ride when she joins a cadre of ultraradical feminists. But things get complicated when she falls in love with the group's leader (Nicole Vicius), who's already involved with someone (Melanie Mayron). Carly Pope and Lauren Mollica also star.
Cast
Cast
Melonie Diaz, Nicole Vicius, Bruce Cronander, Colette Divine, Leslie Grossman, Melanie Mayron, Mircea Monroe, Carly Pope
Director
Director
Jamie Babbit
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Indie LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Indie Comedies, Lesbian
Rent Long-Term Relationship on DVD Long-Term Relationship
Synopsis
Tired of the unsatisfying singles scene, Glenn (Matthew Montgomery) answers a personal ad and meets Adam (Windham Beacham), a handsome Southern man seeking a long-term relationship. The two hit it off immediately, but their initial attraction is soon put to the test. Glenn's gay friends say he'd be happier playing the field again, but his straight pals encourage him to work at the budding relationship in director Rob Williams's romantic comedy.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Montgomery, Windham Beacham, Artie O'Daly, Jeremy Lucas, Bret Wolfe, Chuti Tiu, Joel Bryant, Joe Bratcher, Judy Farrell
Director
Director
Rob Williams
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Gay, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, LGBT Dramas, Indie Comedies, Indie Romance
Rent Circuit on DVD Circuit
Synopsis
Small-town cop John moves to Los Angeles, looking for a place that's more welcoming of a gay lifestyle. As he starts to make the rounds of the "circuit," he meets an insecure hustler who shepherds John into a world of illicit sex and decadent drugs.
Cast
Cast
Jonathan Wade Drahos, Andre Khabbazi, Brian Lane Green, Kiersten Warren, Daniel Kucan, Jim J. Bullock, Darryl Stephens, Bruce Vilanch, Randal Kleiser, Paul Lekakis, William Katt, Nancy Allen, Stanton Schnepp
Director
Director
Dirk Shafer
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie LGBT, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent Regarding Billy on DVD Regarding Billy
Synopsis
Writer-Director Jeff London's tender and poignant gay drama centers on Billy (Ronnie Kerr), who moves back to his hometown to become his mentally challenged brother's (Jack Sway ) guardian when their parents are killed. When his childhood buddy, the irreparably injured Dean (Jason Van Eman), is shipped back home after serving in Iraq, Billy finds his secret feelings for him resurfacing, setting off a series of unexpected events.
Cast
Cast
Ronnie Kerr, Jack Sway, Jason Van Eman
Director
Director
Jeff London
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay, Independent
Rent The Last Year on DVD The Last Year
Synopsis
Paul's (Ron Petronicolos) homosexual affair at Bible College with a new student named Alex (Mike Dolan) sets tongues wagging, mostly with un-Christian reactions. The dean (Rand Smith), himself a closet case, threatens to expel Paul, and the football jocks have their eye on Alex. The church confessional is sure to be busy as spirituality and sexuality clash in this movie based on a true story.
Cast
Cast
Ron Petronicolos, Mike Dolan, Patrick Orion Hoesterey, Merrick McMahon, Rand Smith
Director
Director
Jeff London
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Biographies, Faith & Spirituality, Religious & Spiritual Dramas, Faith & Spirituality Feature Films
Rent Mulligans on DVD Mulligans
Synopsis
When college pals Tyler Davidson and in-the-closet Chase arrive at the Davidson family lake house to spend the summer, clan patriarch Nathan soon finds himself irresistibly attracted to his son's handsome friend.
Cast
Cast
Dan Payne, Thea Gill, Charlie David, Derek Baynham, Grace Vukovic, Amy Matysio, Nhi Do, Anthony Joseph, Calum Worthy, Patrick Baynham
Director
Director
Chip Hale
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent Nina's Heavenly Delights on DVD Nina's Heavenly Delights
Synopsis
Born into an Indian expatriate family and raised in Glasgow, Nina (Shelley Conn) flees to London to avoid an arranged marriage. But when she returns home to run her family's struggling restaurant after her father's death, she discovers a new kind of love. Joining forces with the chef, Lisa (Laura Fraser), she works to win a cooking contest her father entered and save the restaurant. Soon, her blossoming feelings for Lisa take her by surprise.
Cast
Cast
Shelley Conn, Laura Fraser, Ronny Jhutti, Art Malik, Raji James, Veena Sood, Raad Rawi, Atta Yaqub, Zoe Henretty
Director
Director
Pratibha Parmar
Genres
Genres
Romance, Romantic LGBT, Food Stories, Romantic Dramas, Romantic Comedies, LGBT, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent The Houseboy on DVD The Houseboy
Synopsis
Distraught after he overhears his two 30-something lovers talking about finding a new "toy" to replace him, young Ricky (Nick May) looks for love through a series of random sexual encounters while house-sitting for the couple over the Christmas holidays. Meanwhile, he contemplates suicide. But when Ricky meets a compassionate new friend, he may be experiencing the sparks of real love in this compelling and sexy gay drama.
Cast
Cast
Nick May, Blake Young-Fountain, Murray Hill, Damián Fuentes, Tom Merlino
Director
Director
Spencer Schilly
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent Bedrooms and Hallways on DVD Bedrooms and Hallways
Synopsis
To help himself get over his many failed relationships, gay Leo enters group therapy, where he comes clean about his feelings for a straight member of the group -- a situation that's further complicated when Leo's high school sweetheart shows up.
Cast
Cast
Kevin McKidd, Julie Graham, Simon Callow, Con O'Neill, Harriet Walter, Christopher Fulford, James Purefoy, Jennifer Ehle, Tom Hollander, Hugo Weaving, Paul Higgins
Director
Director
Rose Troche
Genres
Genres
Comedy, LGBT, Romantic Comedies, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Gay, United Kingdom
Rent When Night Is Falling on DVD When Night Is Falling
Synopsis
A professor at a Christian college, Camille (Pascale Bussières) enjoys a conventional life with her minister fiancé, Martin (Henry Czerny). But when reserved Camille meets free-spirited circus acrobat Petra (Rachael Crawford), her conservative life takes a sensuous left turn. With Petra, Camille begins an erotic adventure of self-discovery and finds herself emotionally teetering between the forbidden and the familiar.
Cast
Cast
Pascale Bussières, Rachael Crawford, Henry Czerny, David Fox, Don McKellar, Tracy Wright, Clare Coulter, Jonathan Potts, Tom Melissis
Director
Director
Patricia Rozema
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Lesbian
Rent Confusion of Genders on DVD Confusion of Genders
Synopsis
In this dizzying French film starring Nathalie Richard, Cyrille Thouvenin and Vincent Martinez, three men and two women try to figure out what -- and who -- they really want. Christophe and Laurence both lust for Alain, who wants bad boy Marc. But Marc is eyeing Babette, so Alain works on Marc's behalf to court Babette so he can befriend Marc. When Alain starts to fall for Babette as well, an already messy love chain grows even more entangled.
Cast
Cast
Pascal Greggory, Nathalie Richard, Julie Gayet, Alain Bashung, Vincent Martinez, Cyrille Thouvenin, Marie Saint-Dizier, Bulle Ogier, Pierre Barrat
Director
Director
Ilan Duran Cohen
Genres
Genres
Foreign, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, French Language, Foreign Comedies, Foreign Romance, France, Foreign Languages, Foreign Regions
Rent Under One Roof on DVD Under One Roof
Synopsis
Daniel Chang is a closeted Chinese-American boy living in San Francisco with his traditional mother. Eager for a grandchild, Mrs. Chang desperately wants to see Daniel married and devotes much of her time to finding a suitable Chinese girl for him. But when she recruits a new tenant, Robert, for the downstairs flat, Daniel finds himself falling for the hot Southern boy -- not the kind of match his mother was hoping for!
Cast
Cast
Jay Wong, James Marks, Sandra Lee, James Quedado, Audrey Finer, Vivian Kobayashi, Trish Ng, Sina Eiden, Erik Ing
Director
Director
Todd Wilson
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Comedies
Rent Dream Boy on DVD Dream Boy
Synopsis
After his family moves to a backwater Louisiana town, a shy teen comes on to a fellow student, and their relationship soon blossoms into a secret affair. But things take an unexpected turn when the truth leaks out during a camping trip with friends.
Cast
Cast
Maximillian Roeg, Stephan Bender, Diana Scarwid, Thomas Jay Ryan, Randy Wayne, Owen Beckman, Rooney Mara, Rickie Lee Jones
Director
Director
James Bolton
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Indie LGBT, Indie Dramas, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, 20th Century Period Pieces
Rent Were the World Mine on DVD Were the World Mine
Synopsis
When his drama teacher casts him as Puck in his school's upcoming production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Timothy turns in an inspired performance, whipping up a fittingly Shakespearean love potion with the power to turn people gay.
Cast
Cast
Tanner Cohen, Wendy Robie, Judy McLane, Zelda Williams, Jill Larson, Ricky Goldman, Nathaniel David Becker, Christian Stolte, David Darlow, Parker Croft
Director
Director
Tom Gustafson
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Contemporary Movie Musicals, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Musicals
Rent I Think I Do on DVD I Think I Do
Synopsis
The marriage of mutual friends reunites former college roommates Bob (Alexis Arquette) and Brendan (Christian Maelen), who tried to ignore the sexual tension that always flowed between them. Brendan finally comes out to Bob at the reception, but is it a case of too little, too late? Writer-director Brian Sloan's romantic comedy co-stars Lauren Vélez and Jamie Harrold and features a rare cameo from Marni Nixon.
Cast
Cast
Alexis Arquette, Christian Maelen, Lauren Vélez, Jamie Harrold, Guillermo Díaz, Marianne Hagan, Patricia Mauceri, Marni Nixon
Director
Director
Brian Sloan
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie Comedies
Rent Tan Lines on DVD Tan Lines
Synopsis
Feeling stifled in his seaside Australian town, Midget (Jack Baxter) spends his time surfing and getting stoned. But when his best friend's brother, Cass (Daniel O'Leary), turns up, the two are swept into a passionate -- and secret -- romance. Amid his steamy sexual awakening, Midget tries to keep his new relationship hidden from his beach buddies and their narrow-minded community. Ed Aldridge writes and directs.
Cast
Cast
Ed Aldridge, Jack Baxter, Daniel O'Leary, Jed Clarke, Lucy Minter, Curtis Dickson, Harry Catterns, Joshua Bush, Lorena Arancibia
Director
Director
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Australia/ New Zealand, Surfing & Boardsports, Indie Dramas, Gay, Romantic LGBT, Foreign Regions
Rent Holding Trevor on DVD Holding Trevor
Synopsis
Stuck in a dead-end relationship with a heroin addict, Trevor finds hope in the form of a hunky doctor. But when conflicts arise between Trevor and his friends, his newfound happiness crumbles. Trevor must decide what and who is most important.
Cast
Cast
Brent Gorski, Christopher Wyllie, Melissa Searing, Jay Brannan, Eli Kranski, Dawn Mondie, Joseph Roslan, Mathew Pasillas, Isaiah Garnica, Yaniv Madmon, Megan Sheperd
Director
Director
Rosser Goodman
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, Gay
Rent Lawless Heart on DVD Lawless Heart
Synopsis
Three men who've led very different lives are reunited by the funeral of their mutual friend. Stuart's accidental death leads his brother-in-law (Bill Nighy), his boyfriend (Tom Hollander) and his best friend (Douglas Henshall) to reconsider some of their choices in life -- and even to take a few risks. Told in three parts (from each character's perspective), this modern romance takes a remarkable look at how delicately lives can be intertwined.
Cast
Cast
Tom Hollander, Bill Nighy, Douglas Henshall, Clémentine Célarié, Stuart Laing, Josephine Butler, Ellie Haddington, Sukie Smith, Dominic Hall, David Coffey
Director
Director
Tom Hunsinger, Neil Hunter
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT Dramas, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, Romantic LGBT, United Kingdom, Foreign Regions
Rent ...And Then Came Summer on DVD ...And Then Came Summer
Synopsis
In this story of sexual discovery and the resulting fallout that can happen within a family, a reunion vacation becomes unforgettable when two teenage boys discover their feelings for each other, only to be found out by their friends and relatives. When the relationship is exposed, so is another startling piece of information: One of the families had previously institutionalized their son because of his homosexuality.
Cast
Cast
Jesse Petrick, Jeremy Douglas, J.F. Davis, Mark Bennington, Mathieu Smith
Director
Director
Jeff London
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Indie Dramas, Romantic Dramas, Indie Romance
Rent Is It Just Me? on DVD Is It Just Me?
Synopsis
Although successful writer Blaine is kind and witty, he can't find true love because he's intimidated by the overt sexuality of guys such as his roommate, Cameron. But all that changes when he meets the man of his dreams online -- or does it?
Cast
Cast
Nicholas Downs, David Loren, Adam Huss, Michelle Laurent, Michael Donahue, Bob Rumnock, Bruce Gray
Director
Director
J.C. Calciano
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
Rent BoyFriends on DVD BoyFriends
Synopsis
Best friends Paul, Matt and Will reunite for an extended weekend on the English seaside. But what should've been a simple, relaxing reunion becomes complicated when they each bring a boyfriend and some serious emotional baggage.
Cast
Cast
James Dreyfus, Mark Sands, Andrew Ableson, Michael Urwin, David Coffey, Darren Petrucci, Michael McGrath, Russell Higgs
Director
Director
Tom Hunsinger, Neil Hunter
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Indie LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay, Indie Dramas, Indie Romance, United Kingdom
Rent Even Cowgirls Get the Blues on DVD Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Synopsis
Uma Thurman stars as Sissy Hankshaw, whose large thumbs give her a talent for hitchhiking, in this road movie that follows Sissy as she visits a lesbian dude ranch (where she's scheduled to model for feminine hygiene advertisements) and finds love. Director Gus Van Sant's adaptation of Tom Robbins's novel features an all-star cast, including Lorraine Bracco, Angie Dickinson, Carol Kane and Keanu Reeves.
Cast
Cast
Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Pat Morita, Angie Dickinson, Keanu Reeves, John Hurt, Rain Phoenix, Ed Begley Jr., Carol Kane, Sean Young, Crispin Glover, Roseanne Barr, Buck Henry
Director
Director
Gus Van Sant
Genres
Genres
Independent, LGBT, Indie Comedies, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie Romance, Indie LGBT, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, Lesbian
Rent Kiss the Bride on DVD Kiss the Bride
Synopsis
Dashing magazine editor Matt (Philipp Karner) dumps all potential boyfriends when they don't measure up to his high school flame, Ryan. So when Matt learns that Ryan (James O'Shea) is getting married -- to a woman (Tori Spelling) -- he rushes back to his Arizona hometown to investigate. There, he makes another confounding discovery: He actually likes the bride. Sexual identity crises ensue in this warmhearted comedy.
Cast
Cast
Tori Spelling, Philipp Karner, James O'Shea, Joanna Cassidy, Tess Harper, Robert Foxworth, Garrett M. Brown, Amber Benson, Michael Medico, E.E. Bell, Steve Sandvoss, Jane Cho, Ralph Cole Jr.
Director
Director
C. Jay Cox
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Gay
Rent Jeffrey on DVD Jeffrey
Synopsis
In this comedy adapted from Paul Rudnick's off-Broadway hit play, a young, gay actor/waiter (Steven Weber) finds "Mr. Right" after becoming celibate -- a move inspired by his fear of AIDS. Struggling with the notion of commitment after learning his perfect mate is HIV positive, he relies on his best friend (Patrick Stewart, as an interior decorator), and a hilariously lascivious priest (Nathan Lane) to help him find the way.
Cast
Cast
Steven Weber, Patrick Stewart, Peter Jacobson, Sigourney Weaver, Michael T. Weiss, Robert Klein, Tom Cayler, Christine Baranski, Nathan Lane, Kathy Najimy, Bryan Batt, Victor Garber, Debra Monk, Jeffrey Ross, Peter Maloney, Olympia Dukakis, Marylouise Burke, Alice Drummond, Henry Stram, Kevin Nealon
Director
Director
Christopher Ashley
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Comedy, LGBT Comedies, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent The Road to Love on DVD The Road to Love
Synopsis
Karim (Karim Tarek), a straight French-Algerian student, is on a hunt to find gay members of the Muslim community. But in his single-minded quest, some potent taboos are raised, especially when he meets Farid (Farid Tali), with whom he builds a close friendship ... and more. Karim, bowled over by his attraction for Farid, must come to terms with his own sexuality, as well as some harshly prejudicial attitudes.
Cast
Cast
Karim Tarek, Sihem Benamoune, Abdellah Taïa, Mustapha Khaddar, Farid Tali, Mehdi Jouhar, Roschdy El Glaoui, Riyad Echahi
Director
Director
Remi Lange
Genres
Genres
Drama, LGBT, Romantic LGBT, Gay, LGBT Dramas, Foreign LGBT, French Language, France
Rent Bulgarian Lovers on DVD Bulgarian Lovers
Synopsis
Daniel (Fernando Guillen Cuervo) is a middle-aged man who regularly makes the rounds of Madrid's gay bar scene, on the prowl for hunky young foreigners. One night, he meets 23-year-old Bulgarian Kyril (Dritan Biba), and after a single heated tryst, Daniel falls under Kyril's spell. But with each succeeding sexual encounter, Daniel is also pulled deeper into Kyril's web of risky activities.
Cast
Cast
Fernando Guillén Cuervo, Dritan Biba, Pepon Nieto, Roger Pera, Anita Sinkovic, Fernando Albizu, Roman Luknár, Simón Andreu, Julia Martinez
Director
Director
Eloy de la Iglesia
Genres
Genres
Foreign, Romantic LGBT, Foreign Comedies, LGBT, Foreign Dramas, Spanish Language, Foreign LGBT, Spain, Foreign Languages, Foreign Regions
Rent Boy Crush on DVD Boy Crush
Synopsis
From a bittersweet tale about unrequited love to the story of a deaf jock secretly in love with his teammate to a Hitchcockian thriller, this internationally flavored anthology features seven gay-themed short films with a singular topic: the crush. The collection includes "Summer" (Great Britain), "Night Swimming" (United States), "Running Without Sound" (United States), "Out Now" (Germany) and "The Bridge" (Australia).
Cast
Cast
Jalil Lespert, Peter Peralta, Jay Brown
Director
Director
David M. Young, Hong Khaou, Daniel Falcone, Judd King, Sven J. Matten, George Barbakadze, Eric Rognard
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Gay, German Language, French Language, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia/ New Zealand, France
Rent Daphne on DVD Daphne
Synopsis
Geraldine Somerville stars in this BBC biopic as acclaimed novelist Daphne du Maurier, whose secret infatuations and affairs with the likes of heiress Ellen Doubleday (Elizabeth McGovern) and actress Gertrude Lawrence (Janet McTeer) are said to have informed much of her writing. Based largely on Margaret Forster's biography, Clare Beavan's film paints a stirring portrait of an artist's struggle for self-acceptance.
Cast
Cast
Geraldine Somerville, Elizabeth McGovern, Janet McTeer, Tessa Hall, Christopher Malcolm, Nicholas Murchie, Aaron Sweeney, Jay Taylor, Phillip Whiteman
Director
Director
Clare Beavan
Genres
Genres
Drama, British TV, Biographies, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Period Pieces, 20th Century Period Pieces, Dramas Based on the Book, Dramas Based on Contemporary Literature, LGBT, Lesbian, Made-for-TV Movies, BBC
Rent Boys Life 5 on DVD Boys Life 5
Synopsis
First loves, self-discovery, secret desires, homosexuality in the military and sexual awakenings pepper the plot lines of the four shorts featured in this collection of independent gay films. This fifth volume in the Boys Life series includes Michael Burke's "Fishbelly White," Israeli filmmaker Eytan Fox's award winner "Time Off," Adam Salky and David Brind's "Dare" and David Ottenhouse's "Late Summer."
Cast
Cast
Michael Cassidy, Jason Hayes
Director
Director
Eytan Fox, Michael Burke, David Ottenhouse, Adam Salky, David Brind
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, LGBT Comedies
Rent A Very Natural Thing on DVD A Very Natural Thing
Synopsis
Director Christopher Larkin's poignant 1974 drama dissects the life of 26-year-old David (Robert Joel), a gay ex-priest turned schoolteacher. When David meets Mark (Curt Gareth), the two men quickly connect and move in together. But David's desire for a monogamous relationship doesn't coincide with Mark's uninhibited sexual agenda, leading to their breakup. Will David find what he's looking for when he hooks up with a divorced dad (Bo White)?
Cast
Cast
Robert Joel, Bo White, Curt Gareth, Anthony Mckay, Marilyn Meyers, Jay Pierce
Director
Director
Christopher Larkin
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent Girl Play on DVD Girl Play
Synopsis
Director Gabriel (Dom DeLuise) sets the stage for a real-life drama when he casts lesbians Robin (Robin Greenspan) and Lacie (Lacie Harmon) in his latest play. Robin is in a long-term relationship, and Lacie isn't ready to settle down, but as rehearsals continue the two seem to grow closer. Neither actress is sure about the other's intentions: Is it just acting, or are the vibes real? The truth comes out on opening night. Mink Stole also stars.
Cast
Cast
Robin Greenspan, Lacie Harmon, Mink Stole, Dom DeLuise, Katherine Randolph, Lauren Maher, Gina DeVivo, Shannon Perez, Dominic Ottersbach
Director
Director
Lee Friedlander
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LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Lesbian
Rent Julie Johnson on DVD Julie Johnson
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Dissatisfied New Jersey housewife Julie Johnson (Lili Taylor) wrangles free from her controlling husband and begins a brand-new life in this tale of self-discovery. Along with friend Claire (Courtney Love), Julie enrolls in a computer class and discovers she's a math whiz. Newly empowered, Julie leaves her husband and moves in with Claire ... and the two realize their feelings for each other go beyond friendship.
Cast
Cast
Lili Taylor, Courtney Love, Mischa Barton, Noah Emmerich, Spalding Gray, Gideon Jacobs, Kelley Hill, Samara Harris, Chuck Montgomery, Frank Hopf
Director
Director
Bob Gosse
Genres
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Drama, Indie Dramas, LGBT, Lesbian, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent The Best of Boys in Love on DVD The Best of Boys in Love
Synopsis
After searching the world for the best gay short films, First Run Features is proud to present this scintillating collection of favorites, which represent the best of their video collections "Boys in Love" and "Boys in Love 2." Seven shorts are featured, including "Achilles," "Boot Camp," "Death in Venice, CA," "Twight of the Gods," "Dirty Baby Does Fire Island," "Karen Black Like Me."
Cast
Cast
Derek Jacobi, Matthew Solari, John Cantwell, Tyne Firmin, Shirley Knight, Robert Glen Keith, Nick Rafter, Ira Rosenberg, Anita Gillette, Joseph Paolini, Peter Gingrich, Kevin Walker, Colleen O'Neill, Greg Mayor, Marton Csokas
Director
Director
Barry Purves, John Scott Matthews, P. David Ebersole, Todd Downing, David Briggs, Patrick McGuinn, Stewart Main
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Indie LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT
Rent Boys Life 4: Four Play on DVD Boys Life 4: Four Play
Synopsis
Continuing to focus on the trials, tribulations and triumphs of gay men in America, this collection of four short indie films tackles topics that are contemporary, controversial and sometimes comical. In "L.T.R.," a documentarian get a shock as he chronicles a budding romance; "O Beautiful" addresses gay bashing; and "This Car Up" follows the improbable coupling of an attorney and a bike messenger. The comedy "Bumping Heads" rounds out the video.
Cast
Cast
Weston Mueller, Cole Williams, Jay Gillepsie, Michael Booth, Brent Doyle, David Clayton Rogers, Mike Albo, Nora Burns, Craig Chester, Andersen Gabrych
Director
Director
Phillip J. Bartell, Alan Brown, Eric Mueller, Brian Sloan
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Romantic LGBT, LGBT Dramas, LGBT Comedies
Rent Drift on DVD Drift
Synopsis
Ryan (Reggie Lee), a young screenwriter, and his boyfriend Joel (Greyson Dayne) are very much in love. When they go to a party thrown by Ryan's agent, Ryan meets Leo (Jonathon Roessler), a student and novelist, and sparks fly. Soon, Ryan is dumping longtime partner Joel to hook up with Leo ... and that's when the action really heats up. Writer-director Quentin Lee imagines three different outcomes of their love triangle.
Cast
Cast
Reggie Lee, Greyson Dayne, Jonathon Roessler, Desi del Valle, Sebastien Guy, T. Jerram Young, Michel Choban, Jerry Lentz, Marcus Teo
Director
Director
Quentin Lee
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Showbiz Dramas
Rent Porn Theatre on DVD Porn Theatre
Synopsis
Set over the course of one day at a pornography theater in Paris, this ensemble drama shows how the patrons and employees (with the cashier being the only woman in the movie) interact, through both conversation and sex. Central to the story is a romantic triangle of sorts between the cashier (Vittoria Scognamiglio), a customer in his 50s (writer-director Jacques Nolot) and the theater's young projectionist (Sebastien Viala).
Cast
Cast
Jacques Nolot, Vittoria Scognamiglio, Sebastien Viala, Olivier Torres, Lionel Goldstein, Frederic Longbois, Fouad Zeraoui, Jean-Louis Coquery
Director
Director
Jacques Nolot
Genres
Genres
Foreign, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Foreign Comedies, Foreign Dramas, French Language, Foreign LGBT, France, Foreign Regions, Foreign Languages
Rent Redwoods on DVD Redwoods
Synopsis
Though he's built a comfortable (if passionless) existence with his partner, Miles, and the disabled boy they're raising, Everett's newfound feelings for visiting writer Chase make him reevaluate his entire life.
Cast
Cast
Matthew Montgomery, Tad Coughenour, Caleb Dorfman, Brendan Bradley, Simon Burzynski, Clara Brighton, Elinor Bell, Cole Panther, Libby Zilber, Laurie Burke
Director
Director
David Lewis
Genres
Genres
LGBT, Drama, LGBT Dramas, Romantic LGBT, Romantic Dramas, Indie Dramas
Rent Eating Out: All You Can Eat on DVD Eating Out: All You Can Eat
Synopsis
In a bid to spark an Internet romance with the hunky Zack, nerdy Casey fudges his online profile by using a photo of his friend Tiffani's hot -- but straight -- ex-boyfriend Ryan. Great idea ... until Ryan appears in the flesh.
Cast
Cast
Rebekah Kochan, Daniel Skelton, Chris Salvatore, Michael E.R. Walker, John C. Stallings, Julia Cho, Mink Stole, Michael Walker, Leslie Jordan, Sumalee Montano, Maximiliano Torandell, Cristina Balmores, Rick D'Agostino, Greg McKeon, Ryan Adames, Derick Bell, Marcellas Reynolds
Director
Director
Glenn Gaylord
Genres
Genres
LGBT, LGBT Comedies, Romantic LGBT, Indie LGBT, Gay
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