What Are The Best LGBTQ+ Films on Netflix Canada Right Now? (6th June 2019)

Netflix have thousands of films available on their streaming service including may LGBTQ+ themed films – but how do you know which ones are worth watching?. Well, as it’s Pride Month we thought we would put together a list of the top 20 highest rated LGBTQ+ movies on Netflix Canada (according to our unique rating system) – why not take a look and let us know which are your favourites?

So, without further ado here are twenty of the best LGBTQ+ movies on Netflix Canada as of today (6th June 2019):

1) Dear Ex
New on Netflix Rating: 81.67%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Taiwanese Movies, Chinese Films, Comedies, International Comedies, Dramas, International Dramas, Romantic Dramas
A teen navigates a bitter feud between his willful mom and a free-spirited man, who’s the lover and insurance beneficiary of his recently deceased dad.
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2) Carol
New on Netflix Rating: 80.6%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 58m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Films Based on Books, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Romantic Films, Romantic Favourites
A wealthy married woman and a female department store clerk begin a forbidden affair in the 1950s that leads to both heartache and liberating joy.
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3) A Fantastic Woman
New on Netflix Rating: 80.5%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 44m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Chilean Films, Dramas, International Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas
When her lover dies suddenly, a transgender woman’s life is upended, as her happy existence gives way to one filled with discrimination and suspicion.
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4) Holding the Man
New on Netflix Rating: 78%
Year: 2015
Duration: 2hr 7m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Films Based on Real Life, Biographical Films, Films Based on Books, Australian Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas
In 1970s Australia, two teen boys fall in love with each other and defeat obstacles to their 15-year relationship, until a new crisis comes their way.
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5) Princess Cyd
New on Netflix Rating: 75.25%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 36m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films, Romantic Films, Romantic Favourites, Romantic Independent Films
A teenager moves to Chicago for the summer and finds a poignant mentor in her aunt and a sweet love interest in a girl who works in the neighborhood.
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6) The Gathering
New on Netflix Rating: 74%
Year: 2003
Duration: 2hr 3m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Indonesian Films, Comedies, International Comedies, Dramas, International Dramas, LGBTQ Comedies, LGBTQ Dramas
Between divorce, bad relationships and coming out as gay, a group of affluent friends realize that none of their lives are as easy as they seem.
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7) Viva
New on Netflix Rating: 73.5%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Irish Films, Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films
A hairdresser is thrilled when his dream of becoming a nightclub drag performer comes true, until his disapproving estranged father suddenly appears.
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8) Disobedience
New on Netflix Rating: 73.25%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 54m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Films Based on Books, British Films, Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films
A New York photographer returns to her former home, an Orthodox Jewish community that shunned her years ago for her attraction to a childhood friend.
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9) Yes or No
New on Netflix Rating: 73%
Year: 2010
Duration: 1hr 51m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Teen Films, Teen Romance, Thai Films, Romantic Films
Traditional girl Pie is initially uncomfortable with her tomboyish new roommate. But as time goes on, she finds herself increasingly attracted to her.
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10) The Pass
New on Netflix Rating: 72.75%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 26m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, British Films, Dramas, Sports Dramas, Sports Films, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films
The lives and careers of two professional soccer players are profoundly impacted by a single moment of intimacy that took place between them.
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11) Other People
New on Netflix Rating: 72%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 37m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Comedies, Dark Comedies, Dramas, LGBTQ Comedies, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films
After a bad breakup, a struggling New York comedy writer tries to don a brave face and care for his dying mother in Sacramento.
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12) Beach Rats
New on Netflix Rating: 71.25%
Year: 2017
Duration: 1hr 38m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas
A 19-year-old wrestling with questions about his sexuality finds himself torn between his macho friends, his family and the older men he meets online.
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13) Those People
New on Netflix Rating: 71.25%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 29m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Romantic Films
A young Manhattan painter’s goals are put to the test when he falls for an older man while still having feelings for his long-standing secret crush.
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14) Handsome Devil
New on Netflix Rating: 71%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 34m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Irish Films, Comedies, Dramas, LGBTQ Comedies, LGBTQ Dramas
A self-described outsider is sent to a rugby-obsessed boarding school, where he forms an unexpected bond with the star player.
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15) Lez Bomb
New on Netflix Rating: 70%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 30m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Comedies, LGBTQ Comedies
A young woman’s attempt to come out of the closet on Thanksgiving gets complicated when her male roommate shows up to her parents’ home unannounced.
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16) The People vs. Fritz Bauer
New on Netflix Rating: 69.6%
Year: 2015
Duration: 1hr 45m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Films Based on Real Life, Biographical Films, German Films, Dramas, International Dramas, Political Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas
After learning that Adolf Eichmann is living in Argentina, German attorney general Fritz Bauer risks treason to ensure the escaped Nazi faces justice.
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17) Alex Strangelove
New on Netflix Rating: 68.5%
Year: 2018
Duration: 1hr 39m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Teen Films, Teen Romance, Comedies, Teen Comedies, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Comedies
High school senior Alex Truelove’s plan to lose his virginity to lovable girlfriend Claire goes awry when he meets the equally lovable Elliot.
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18) Teenage Cocktail
New on Netflix Rating: 67.5%
Year: 2016
Duration: 1hr 28m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films
Two teen girls form an intense bond and launch a lucrative webcam business, leading them to a dangerous encounter with a middle-aged married man.
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19) Yes or No 2
New on Netflix Rating: 67%
Year: 2012
Duration: 1hr 52m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Teen Films, Teen Romance, Thai Films, Romantic Films
No longer university girls, Kim and Pie face new hurdles in their relationship, including work, new friends and other distractions.
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20) Loving Annabelle
New on Netflix Rating: 66%
Year: 2006
Duration: 1hr 16m
Genre: LGBTQ Films, Dramas, Romantic Dramas, LGBTQ Dramas, Independent Films, Romantic Films, Romantic Independent Films
An esteemed young poetry teacher at a Catholic boarding school risks everything when she engages in a feverish affair with a female student.
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And the runners up…: Loev (2015)4th Man Out (2015)The Tree of Blood (2018)Head On (1998)Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List (2015)The Perfection (2019)A Perfect Ending (2012)Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga (2019)I Am Michael (2015)People You May Know (2016)

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