What’s hotter than queer love? Queer love in period-accurate costuming. So if you’re looking to get your seasonal swoon on during the long holiday weekend, then find your closest fainting couch and grab a few tissues, because it’s about to get very romantic — and gay — in here.
Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz) and Abigail (Emma Stone) are rivals who aggressively vie for the love and favor of Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) in 18th-century England, in this darkly hilarious film directed by Yorgos Lanthimos.
In this uncharacteristically sweet and life-affirming episode of Black Mirror, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Mackenzie Davis star as lovers who meet in a club in the 1980s in the fun-loving beach town of San Junipero. It takes some sci-fi twists and turns along the way, but the style, soundtrack, and love story will still sweep you away.
Based on a novel by Christopher Isherwood (of Christopher and His Kind), this film follows George Falconer (Colin Firth) after the death of his partner. His intent is to end his life, but over the course of the night, his interactions with others change his perspective. These include a Cuban gigolo and one of George’s students, who has taken a powerful interest in him.
Adapted from Patricia Highsmith's novel The Price of Salt, this achingly beautiful 1950s-set story introduced audiences to Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) and Carol Aird (Cate Blanchett), whose chance meeting in a department store leads to forbidden love.