Five Daddy-Approved Gay Films To Watch Right Now on Netflix
Here in the US, summer's coming to a close, the nights are getting longer, and colder temperatures are creeping up fast. You know what that means—it's about to be snuggle season! Is there anything better than curling up on the couch with your boo (or a bucket of popcorn) and catching up on some well-deserved R&R in front of the boob tube? Too bad you've already seen every episode of "Duck Dynasty," and slogging through the thousands of movies on your Netflix queue for something that's actually good could take days. Luckily, we've done the work for you! If you've got Netflix, we've got five gay films for you to discover (or rediscover), each one highly entertaining and Daddy-approved. Happy viewing!
As he comes to grips with his undeniable attraction to big, hairy men and adjusts to his new roomies, cute cub Tyler struggles to figure out his place within the tight-knit bear community, gain acceptance from his old friends, and find fuzzy love.
We Were Here
The AIDS crisis forever changed gay culture in San Francisco, as examined in this absorbing, award-winning documentary. Using vintage footage and first-person testimonials, director David Weissman (The Cockettes) explores the disease's impact on five individuals and how the city's inhabitants dealt with unprecedented calamity. A fascinating look at the power and strength of the LGBT community.
This frank drama centers on the cautious relationship between two gay men—one a lifeguard, the other a lusty art-gallery worker—who contemplate turning a passionate one-night stand into something more meaningful. Warning, you may become addicted to the sight of hunky lead actor Tom Cullen, whose sexy full-frontal scenes we're still recovering from.
Keep the Lights On
In this critically acclaimed indie flick, the physical romance between a gay filmmaker and an attorney soon evolves into a more complex relationship, laced with conflicting desires. Over several turbulent years, both men struggle to build a true acceptance of the other's strengths and flaws. Nominated for a GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Film (Limited Release).
The Men Next Door
In this fast-paced comedy, a 40-year-old gay man finds himself dating two equally lovable men —one a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, the other an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he doesn't know is that the two men are, in fact, father and son. Talk about a family affair!
What are your favorite films to curl up with on a lazy night? Share your picks in the comments section below!