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RT rating: 100 percentCast: Pîtâ, Osamu Ogasawara, Yoshimi Jô The film explores the lives of two transvestites as they compete for the attention of the owner of a gay bar and the unforeseen fallout of the complicated relationship. RT rating: 94 percentCast: Peter Finch, Glenda Jackson, Murray Head The film is about an open love triangle between a bisexual artist, a middle-aged male Jewish doctor and a divorced woman. RT rating: 65 percent Cast: Dirk Bogarde, Romolo Valli, Mark Burns The drama centers on a German composer who becomes obsessed with the beauty of a young Polish boy while on a trip to Venice. RT rating: 95 percentCast: Al Pacino, John Cazale, Penelope Allen The neo-noir crime drama film is about a man who attempts to rob a bank to finance his lover’s sex reassignment surgery. RT rating: 90 percent Cast: Silvana Mangano, Terence Stamp, Massimo Girotti A typical bourgeois family is visited by a mysterious person who seduces each member along the way and changes their lives forever. RT rating: 94 percent Cast: Pierre Deladonchamps, Christophe Paou, Patrick D’assumçao Cruising along a popular gay spot, a young man finds himself falling in love with a handsome fellow despite knowing he has committed a murder. RT rating: 81 percent Cast: Denis Lavant, Michel Subor, Grégoire Colin The war drama film is about a former Foreign Legion officer who reminisces about his life in Africa, including his repressed feelings for a fellow soldier. RT rating: n/a Cast: Ben Ellison, Matthew Baidoo, Akim Mogaji Combining archival footage with scripted scenes, the film celebrates the lifestyle of black gay men during the Harlem Renaissance. RT rating: 100 percentCast: Dirk Bogarde, Sylvia Syms, Dennis Price Set in 1960s London, the film explores a blackmail plot against gay men in the city. RT rating: 84 percentCast: Tilda Swinton, Billy Zane, Quentin Crisp The period fantasy film is about an age-defying and sex-switching character who traverses four centuries and experiences a variety of relationships. RT rating: 90 percentCast: Alexandra Dahlström, Rebecka Liljeberg, Erica Carlson Set in a small Swedish town, the film centers on the tentative love story between two teenage girls with contrasting personalities. RT rating: 96 percentCast: Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Karren Karagulian, James Ransone The comedy drama is about a transgender sex worker on a hunt for her pimp and boyfriend, who allegedly cheated on her. RT rating: 81 percentCast: River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo The film follows two street hustler friends whose relationship is tested as they embark on a journey of self-discovery. RT rating: 100 percentCast: Bravo, Jean Genet, Java A love story between two prisoners in a French jail as they form a bond – and a unique mode of communication – with each other without ever meeting. RT rating: 98 percent Cast: Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes, Candela Peña, Penélope Cruz, Toni Cantó Directed by Pedro Almodóvar, the film is about a single mother who relocates to Barcelona to find the transgender father of her dead son. RT rating: 97 percent Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Saeed Jaffrey, Roshan Seth, Gordon Warnecke Set in London, the comedy drama focuses on a Pakistani Briton and his punk street English boyfriend and how they eventually become business managers of a laundromat. RT rating: 78 percent Cast: Banlop Lomnoi, Sakda Kaewbuadee, Huai Dessom The psychological film centers on the romance between a country boy and a soldier and then abruptly shifts to a Thai folktale that involves a shape-shifting shaman. RT rating: 87 percent Cast: Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams, Anne Hathaway The Ang Lee-directed film explores the complex emotional and sexual relationship between two cowboys over a period of two decades. RT rating: 79 percentCast: Leslie Cheung, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Chen Chang In an effort to rekindle their relationship, a Hong Kong gay couple decides to take a trip to Argentina, only to drift apart further. RT rating: 94 percentCast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson The Todd Haynes-directed drama film is about a forbidden and intimate relationship between an aspiring female photographer and an older woman in the 1950s.