20 LGBT Movies That Everyone Should See Image via New Line Cinema

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)

Director: John Cameron Mitchell
Stars: John Cameron Mitchell, Miriam Shorm, Stephen Trask, Andrea Martin, Michael Pitt

Any one else notice that films like the musical/comedy/drama, Hedwig, are said to have a "cult following"? We suspect it's just the LGBT community loving a film fiercly because they're finally depicted in pop culture. The cishet group has no other way of explaining it, despite its Golden Globe nom for Mitchell's portrayal of Hedwig, the transgender rockstar, and Best Director and Audience Awards at Sundance. TA

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