Queer Cinema

If it's queer, it's here! Gay, Lesbian, Queer, Alternative... However you want to label it, this is the place for some of the most compassionate, honest, witty and memorable films at Alice in Videoland. The list below contains works that feature important gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender characters and issues; many using same-sex romance or relationships as an integral plot device. "Queer Documentaries" may be accessed within the "Documentary" feature, left. Right: Rainer Werner Fassbinder's "Querelle".

Booksmart (Blu-Ray) (2019)

Director: Olivia Wilde
Starring: Kaitlyn Dever, Jessica Williams, Lisa Kudrow, Will Forte, Jason Sudeikis

Academic overachievers Amy and Molly thought keeping their noses to the grindstone gave them a leg up on their high school peers. But on the eve of gr... Read more

Borstal Boy (2000)

Director: Peter Sheridan
Starring: Danny Dyer, Eva Birthistle, Michael York

Based on Irish playwright/revolutionary Brendan Behan's autobiographical tale but blending in elements of his later life, including a controversial ga... Read more

Boulevard (2014)

Director: Dito Montiel
Starring: Robin Williams, Kathy Baker, Bob Odenkirk

Nolan (Robin Williams) lives a highly routine life, barely making conversation with wife Joy (Kathy Baker) while working a dreary day job as a loan of... Read more

Bound (1996)

Director: The Wachowski Brothers
Starring: Jennifer Tilly, Gina Gershon, Joe Pantoliano

Ex-con Gina Gershon falls in love with gangster's moll Jennifer Tilly and the two concoct a risky scheme to steal $2 million from the mob. First-time... Read more

Boy Culture (2006)

Director: Q Allan Brocka
Starring: Patrick Bauchau, Derek Magyar, Darryl Stephens, George Jonson

Engaging gay-themed drama finds successful street hustler X (Derek Magyar) avoiding any relationships which are not profit oriented, while at the same... Read more

Boys Don't Cry (1999)

Director: Kimberly Peirce
Starring: Matt McGrath, John Hart, Jeanetta Arnette, Hilary Swank, Chloe Sevigny

The powerful true story of the terrible and devastating life and times of Teena Brandon (Hilary Swank in an Academy Award-winning performance), a youn... Read more

Boystown (2007)

Director: Juan Flahn
Starring: Carlos Fuentes, Pablo Puyol, Concha Velasco, Pepon Nieto

Victor has a goal; he wants to turn the Chueca neighbourhood into a real estate paradise for hot-blooded gay couples. He'll do anything to make that h... Read more

BPM (Beats Per Minute) (120 battements par minute) (2017)

Director: Robin Campillo
Starring: Nahuel Perez Biscayart, Adele Haenel, Arnaud Valois, Antoine Reinartz, Felix Mar...

Early 1990s. With AIDS having already claimed countless lives for nearly ten years, Act up-Paris activists multiply actions to fight general indiffere... Read more

Breakfast on Pluto (2005)

Director: Neil Jordan
Starring: Eva Birthistle, Liam Cunningham, Bryan Ferry, Brendan Gleeson, Ian Hart, Cillian...

Cillian Murphy goes believably glam as an Irish transvestite who moves to swinging '60s/'70s London. Rejected by almost everyone around her, and lead... Read more

Breakfast with Scot (2007)

Director: Laurie Lynd
Starring: Ben Shenkman, Tom Cavanagh

Gay partners Eric (Tom Cavanagh) and Sam (Ben Shenkman) have big adjustments to make when they get custody of 11-year-old Scot (Noah Bernett), the chi... Read more