Tag Archives: Joel Edgerton

Boy Erased

Gay Essential Films To Watch, Boy Erased

Released in 2018, Boy Erased is the sophomore directorial effort from Joel Edgerton, based on Garrard Conley’s memoir of the same name. Lucas Hedges, in a Golden Globe nominated performance, plays Jared Eamons the son of a baptist preacher who willingly places himself into a gay conversion therapy program. The motion picture stars Lucas Hedges, Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe.

Kinky Boots

Gay Essential Films To Watch, Kinky Boots

Released in 2005 and directed by Julian Jarrold, Kinky Boots is a fun-filled film about a drag queen who helps the new owner of a shoe factory to diversify his wares. Starring Joel Edgerton and Chiwetel Ejiofor, the film was nominated for many awards, including a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor – Comedy or Musical.

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