What To Watch: Pride Part 1

We're over a week into Pride month, so we're sharing some beloved LGBTQ+ classics!


 


The Rocky Horror Picture Show


Newly engaged couple Brad and Janet's tire goes flat during a storm, leading them to seek shelter in the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. The scientist encourages them to shed their innocence and introduces them to his creepy cohorts. Via electrifying dances and songs, the Frank - N - Furter unveils his latest experiment: a perfect male named 'Rocky'.


Available on DisneyPlus+





Pride


In the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher leads the UK and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is striking. Realising that they share a common enemy, gay and lesbian activists show their support during that summer's Londons Gay Pride March.


Available on Netflix.





But I'm A Cheerleader


Megan considers herself the typical all-American girl. She's a cheerleader, does well in school and has a football player boyfriend. Problem is, she isn't crazy about him, she doesn't even like kissing him. Her conservative parents send her to a 'sexual redirection' camp, meant to 'cure her'. Megan is confused, but soon meets a rebellious lesbian who could help her find herself.


Available on Amazon Prime Video.





All About My Mother


Manuela, a single mother in Madrid, loses her son Esteban on his birthday in a car accident. Overcome with grief, she travels to Barcelona to search for the boy's father and inform him of the death of the son he never knew he had.


Available on Amazon Prime Video.



 

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