If you’re looking for some of the best romantic lesbian movies, we’ve got you covered!
There’s really nothing better than snuggling under a cozy blanket, with your special girl, watching a movie that is filled with romance.
Especially during times like these when we have no choice but to just stay at home.
Take a look at some that we adore!
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10 Best Romantic Lesbian Movies
Take a look at the trailers for each of these top romantic lesbian movies, then find out where they’re available for streaming.
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1. Better Than Chocolate
A 1999 Canadian romantic comedy movie that follows the love story of Maggie (Karyn Dwyer) and Kim (Christina Cox), as they try and keep their romance a secret from Maggie’s mother and brother.
Available on Amazon Prime, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube and Vudu.
2. Blue is the Warmest Color
A 2013 French romance movie that is based on the 2010 graphic novel- of the same name- by Julie Maroh.
The movie showcases the evolving relationship of Adele, a French teenager and Emma, an aspiring painter.
Available on Amazon Prime, iTunes, Netflix and Vudu.
3. But I’m A Cheerleader
A 1999 satirical, romantic comedy that is known as a “comedy of sexual disorientation.”
It tells the story of Megan (Natasha Lyonne), who meets and falls in love with Graham (Clea Duvall), after her parents send her to a therapy camp to alter her sexual orientation.
Available on Amazon Prime, Google Play, iTunes, Tubi, YouTube and Vudu.
A 2015 romantic melodrama movie that is based on the 1952 romance novel- The Price of Salt- by Patricia Highsmith.
The movie, set in the early 1950’s, showcases the forbidden love story between Carol (Cate Blanchett) and Therese (Rooney Mara).
A 2011 adventure, comedy-drama movie that follows an older lesbian couple, Stella (Olympia Dukakis) and Dotty (Brenda Fricker), who are on the lam from a nursing home.
A 1985 romantic drama movie that is adapted from the 1964 novel- Desert of the Heart- by Jane Rule.
The movie, set in 1959, centers around Vivian (Helen Shaver), who is in the midst of a divorce when she falls in love with the young, free-spirited Cay (Patricia Charbonneau).
Available on Amazon, Hulu, Showtime and Sling TV.
A 2017 romantic drama movie that tells the story of the romance between Ronit (Rachel Weisz) and Esti (Rachel McAdams) in an Orthodox Jewish community.
Available on Amazon Prime (free with Prime membership), Google Play, YouTube and Vudu.
8. Imagine Me & You
A 2005 romantic, comedy-drama movie that focuses on the relationship between Rachel (Piper Perabo) and Luce (Lena Headey), who actually meet on Rachel’s wedding day.
9. Jenny’s Wedding
A 2015 romantic dramedy movie that tells the story of Jenny (Katherine Heigl), who is about to marry the woman of her dreams, Kitty (Alexis Bledel).
The problem is that her conservative Catholic family doesn’t approve of her lesbian relationship.
Available on Amazon, Google Play, Hulu, iTunes, Sling TV and YouTube. It’s also free for Showtime subscribers.
10. Loving Annabelle
A 2006 romantic drama movie that focuses on the love story of Annabelle (Erin Kelly) and her Catholic boarding school teacher, Simone (Diane Gaidry).
Available on Amazon, Google Play, iTunes, YouTube, and Netflix
Whatever type of romantic lesbian movie you’re in the mood for- be it comedic or touching- you’ll find it above! Enjoy!