Tag Archives: Jennifer Garner

Love, Simon

Essential Opinion: Love, Simon

Nobody could mistake Love, Simon for realism – but its hopeful view of life outside the closet is exactly what teenage audiences need right now, and older audiences are certainly not going to be immune to its charms either. For many teenagers, this is likely to be the first film about a gay romance they ever see, and as an introduction to the wonders of LGBT cinema, you can’t really go wrong with this.

DALLAS BUYERS CLUB

Gay Essential Films To Watch, Dallas Buyers Club

Released in 2013 and directed by Jean-Marc Vallée, Dallas Buyers Club is the true story of a conservative hustler that goes around the system to bring AIDS medications into America. Starring Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto, the film won a host of awards, including Oscars for both Best Lead Actor and Supporting Actor.

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