This 1964 drama film is cantered on the adventures of a gay motorcyclist from London. Directed by Sidney J. Furie, the British motion picture stars Colin Campbell, Rita Tushingham and Dudley Sutton. The Leather Boys is based on a novel by Gillian Freeman that was commissioned by Anthony Blond.
A throwback to the Golden Age of British cinema, 1961’s A Taste of Honey bucked the trend of traditional cinema and openly addressed issues of sex, interracial relationships, single parenting, and homosexuality head-on. This film truly laid the groundwork for addressing the changing face of society via popular culture and media. Directed by Tony Richardson, the film stars Rita Tushingham, Robert Stephens and Murray Melvin.