Lesbians in History »

I know it’s hard to believe since we are never in history books, but us lesbians and bisexual women really, actually, seriously we did, exist in history and here are the films that prove it. Both good and bad, we were there in history too. So there, history books that NEVER include us! 



Portrait of a Marriage

Portrait of a Marriage

Ali Naro February 20, 2016 Comments Off on Portrait of a Marriage

Starring – Janet McTeer, Cathryn Harrison, David Haig, Diana Fairfax, Peter Birch, Kathleen Byron Directed by Stephen Whittaker 1990 Vita Sackville-West was born in 1892 and died in 1962 and during her 70 years,

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Freeheld

Freeheld

Ali Naro January 26, 2016 Comments Off on Freeheld

Starring – Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Michael Shannon, Steve Carell Directed by Peter Sollett 2015 Freeheld is based on the true story of Laurel Hester and Stacie Andree, a lesbian couple who had to

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The Girl King

The Girl King

Ali Naro January 5, 2016 Comments Off on The Girl King

Starring – Malin Buska, Sarah Gadon, Michael Nyqvist, Lucas Bryant, Laura Birn, Hippolyte Girardot, Peter Lohmeyer, François Arnaud, Martina Gedeck, Patrick Bauchau Directed by Mika Kaurismäki 2015 Back in 1933 when Hollywood made the film Queen Christina (which was based on the real life Swedish queen)

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Queen Christina

Queen Christina

Ali Naro January 2, 2016 Comments Off on Queen Christina

Starring – Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith, Elizabeth Young, Lewis Stone, C. Aubrey Smith Directed by Rouben Mamoulian 1933 Queen Christina (or also known as Queen Kristina…you say potato and I say Christina) was

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Mulan and Mulan: Rise of a Warrior

Mulan and Mulan: Rise of a Warrior

Ali Naro July 18, 2015 Comments Off on Mulan and Mulan: Rise of a Warrior

Mulan Starring – Ming-Na Wen, Lea Salonga, June Foray, Soon-Tek Oh, Frea Foh Shen, James Hong, BD Wong, Donny Osmond, Pat Morita, Harvey Fierstein, Eddie Murphy, Marni Nixon, George Takei, Miguel Ferrer Directed by

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Bessie

Bessie

Ali Naro May 21, 2015 Comments Off on Bessie

Starring – Queen Latifah, Michael Kenneth Williams, Mo’Nique, Khandi Alexander, Mike Epps, Tory Kittles, Tika Sumpter, Charles S. Dutton Directed by Dee Rees 2015 So the rumor has been that Mo’Nique has gotten zero parts since

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Pride

Pride

Ali Naro February 28, 2015 Comments Off on Pride

Starring – Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, Andrew Scott, George MacKay, Joe Gilgun, Ben Schnetzer, Freddie Fox, Monica Dolan, Liz White Directed by Matthew Warchus 2014 Welcome to post 400!!! Yep,

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Reaching for the Moon

Reaching for the Moon

admin July 16, 2014 Comments Off on Reaching for the Moon

Starring – Miranda Otto, Glória Pires, Tracy Middendorf, Treat Williams Directed by Bruno Barreto 2013 Reaching For The Moon is based on the true story of Pulitzer Prize winning American poet Elizabeth Bishop (Miranda Otto)

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Silkwood

Silkwood

admin June 13, 2014 Comments Off on Silkwood

Starring – Meryl Streep, Kurt Russell, Cher, Craig T. Nelson, Fred Ward, Ron Silver Directed by Mike Nichols 1983 It’s very hard to forget Cher. She is one of those people who can’t seem

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Impromptu

Impromptu

admin November 27, 2013 Comments Off on Impromptu

Starring – Judy Davis, Hugh Grant, Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Julian Sands, Emma Thompson Directed by James Lapine 1991 Impromptu is wonderful film is about 19th Century writer George Sand who was a woman that

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