The gay twenties have rolled in, everyone! I mean back in the s, it was gay because happy. Now with 20gayteen and 20biteen over with, the gay 20s have taken on a very different meaning in the s. From a Hallmark-ish style romcom courtesy of Freeform to an adaptation of a Broadway musical, here are the best gay films to look forward to in Do you enjoy the slight formulaic Hallmark-style movies but are tired of the forced hetero-romance? Oh, do you want some good romance road trip vibes mixed with high school enemies slowly falling for each other?
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This coming-of-age comedy-drama follows Alex Truelove Daniel Doheny , a high school senior who plans to lose his virginity to his girlfriend Claire Madeline Weinstein. The adaptation continues to tell the story of several gay men at a house party, whose evenings are thrown into turmoil with the arrival of an unexpected guest. Directed by Rachel Mason, Circus of Books tells the story of her conservative Jewish parents, Barry and Karen, who operated one of the most prolific gay porn empires in the United States for more than 30 years. The Masons specialised in X-rated videos, sex toys and literature.
In this tale of hyper-masculinity set in an all-boys correctional facility, homo-eroticism is just one of the tools used in the power struggle between Andrej and the leader of the gang, Zeljko. With excellent performances, this tough story also has one of the most tender moments seen in a while. Slovenian, with English subtitles Dates: 18th March Afrikaans, with English subtitles Dates: 15th March
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