Long suppressed and silenced, stories of same-sex love that change lives and ruin for so long have not received the attention they deserve, both in real life and in the works of fiction that have come to be. so our culture. But as attitudes have rightly changed and our laws and society become more accepting (however overdue), the world of books, television, and film has opened up to new possibilities. beauty of intimate fellow love without remorse. From Oliver and Elio’s enchanting summer love in Call Me By Your Name, to Auste and Sangailė’s passion in beauty Sangail’s Summer, this is the creme de la creme of tv shows and movies about irresistible sexy, poignant and erotic gay love.
Call me by your name
Forget Jack and Rose, sometimes the most devastating love stories are those that surprise you with their intensity, and the story of Elio and Oliver in the 2007 film adaptation of the book. So does the 2007 book of the same name. Beautiful, no doubt, innocent yet intense, the romance between 17-year-old Elio and his father’s summer research assistant, 24-year-old Oliver, is a story like no other. Set in Crema – a charming town in Northern Italy – everything from cinematography to screenwriting is stunningly compelling, as the story explores what it means to fall in love for the first time and how ideas Our past about sex can unravel before our eyes.
Set in the summer of 1983, Call me by your name is a passionate look at lust, love, and everything in between, and a beautiful representation of that in an era where bisexuality and LGBTQ+ sentiment aren’t represented in mainstream.
Turn your mind back to the 1840s and a southern English seaside town, and there you’ll find paleontologist Marry Anning, selling shells and fossils to tourists. Here her love story begins, after meeting Charlotte Murchison, who was staying in town during her convalescence before the pair embarked on a stressful and life-changing relationship that changed the course of her life. their future forever. Intimate and nuanced, Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan make an iconic duo in this absolutely fascinating timepiece.
Heart stops beating
Perhaps the latest release with the Internet in a pinch is Netflix’s The heart stops beating. Released in April 2022, the series follows teenagers Charlie and Nick as they discover a friendship that can hardly be anything more than that, school, young love, loyalty. , friendship and everything in between. The series is based on the graphic novels by best-selling author, screenwriter, and illustrator, Alice Oseman, and since its original publication, has garnered 52.1 views to date. Starring Kit Connor, formerly known for his roles in Rocketman and his Dark Materials, and newcomer Joe Locke as beloved Nick and Charlie, the 8-part Netflix series is very heartwarming about its core.
Need a hug? Clock Heart stops beating.
This 2018 classic rom-com is another rom-com you’ll find in the dictionary definition of sane, which, thanks to its warmth, honesty, and relatability, offers a feature Brand new ‘classic’ straight rom-com – we’d love to see it! The story follows Simon Spier, a reclusive gay high school student who struggles to strike a balance between friends, family, and the blackmailer who threatens to take him out of the whole school, while also trying to uncover Crack the identity of the anonymous classmate he has fallen in love with online. He has a lot going on…
Love, Simon it feels real, like you’re entering a strange love story that could be going anywhere right now, with teenagers addicted to iced coffee and the changing vogue of the Internet and shape the lives of the characters in it, so liberal and charmingly cute from start to finish.
Look up the dictionary definition of prominence and you can find Moonlight with it. It may not have the feel-good satire Love, Simon or the warmth of Heart stops beatingbut what Moonlight provides an essential look at life in poverty, the assumptions about what makes a man a man, and the confusing process of discovering who you really are.
Poetic and majestic, Moonlight follows Chiron in three stages of his life: childhood, adolescence, and early adult life, exploring the difficulties he faces with his gender and identity, including abuse physically and emotionally he had to endure as he grew up. More important than ever in a season like Pride, this series acknowledges, understands, and delves into the thorny subject matter.
“It’s a love story,” said actor Andre Holland, who plays Kevin, Chiron’s longtime friend. “I think it’s easy to put it in a box, oh, it’s a black movie or a black gay movie about these poor kids, but really, at the heart of it, it’s a sentence. love stories and I like people being able to see all that stuff on the outside. “
Jongens / Boys
Jongens aka Boys is a Dutch teen romance story about Sieger, a fifteen-year-old athlete who finds herself on a journey of self-discovery, acceptance, and sexual awakening after selected to represent his team at the national championship. with Marc, their companion runner with whom they had to practice a lot. Summer is the height of the hot and heavy romance season, and in the words of Lana Del Rey “the hot summer nights, mid-July, when you and I are forever wild,” has no context. better for that passionate first love.
Ending on a hopeful note, this story of friends with lovers is a beautiful look at real life.
Similar to Call me by your name, 2015 release of Sangail’s Summer is the very definition of a summer romance, underpinning the warmer months undoubtedly the most dreamy and enchanting of them all. The story in Lithuania follows a seventeen-year-old girl Austė when she falls in love with her teenage friend Sangaile who is vacationing at her family’s lakeside house. Sensual, evocative, and moving, the film is one of beauty and optimism that not every coming-of-age movie can capture.
“I wrote the story for Sangail’s Summer with the directing idea that sometimes just having a chance encounter with someone helps you to be able to see yourself in a different light in order to overcome certain difficulties,” says director Alanté Kavaïté.
“Right from the scripting stage, I envisioned a film that would be bright and light, even if it dealt with unrest and self-destructive behavior among teenagers, because With hindsight, obstacles that seem insurmountable at the moment have been placed in their proper perspective. However, the joys of youth are still intense. Moments of fear and suffering appear to us today as necessary steps to regain balance in our lives, liberate ourselves, and become more mature.”
The Sangail’s Summer is a celebration of passion, guaranteed to leave you thinking about it long after watching it.
One of Netflix’s coolest, freshest, and most essential watches, sex education, perhaps the best of today’s modern television when it comes to presenting without feeling forced, faithfully conveying the experiences of so many teenagers growing up in today’s challenging environment. The British series follows the lives of Moordale High students, and explores a number of strange relationships, one of the most captivating being the one between Ola and Lily.
Season 2 of the series sees Ola explore the idea that she might be the one having an affair, with this realization helping her understand her feelings for Lily and realize the attraction underlying their friendship. them up to this point.
Patricia Allison, who plays Ola says Teen magazine, “Ola was just the type of character to me that I thought from the start, you can never really put in a box. She really is the definition of pansexual, she will be based on personality and laughter maker, and who catches her eye in that sparkly way. “