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50 Best Shows and Movies with Strong LGBTQIA+ Characters

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To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first Pride parade, we compiled 50 of our favorite shows and movies with strong LGBTQIA+ characters.

Moonlight

Moonlight

Movies

The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.

Brokeback Mountain

Brokeback Mountain

Movies

Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflict

Carol

Carol

Movies

In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.

Love, Simon

Love, Simon

Movies

Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's fallen for online.

Call Me by Your Name

Call Me by Your Name

Movies

In 1980s Italy, a relationship begins between seventeen-year-old teenage Elio and the older adult man hired as his father's research assistant.

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