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'Movies Like Desert Hearts': Passing the Bechdel Test

The Bechdel test asks whether a piece of fiction features at least two women talking to each other about something other than a man. This eclectic collection passes with flying colors.

Australian Mateship Movies

These films feature a theme unique to Australian and New Zealand cinema: the concept of "mateship" means deep same-sex friendship that can't be conveyed physically because of sexist social norms. Luckily cinema allows for exploring this idea via lingering looks and sexy symbolism!

Peter Jackson Movies

If you think 'LOTR' is all Peter Jackson's done, think again. Let this collection introduce you to 1993 horror-comedy cult classic 'Dead Alive', surrealist masterpiece 'Meet the Feebles', and the simply indescribable 'Bad Taste'. The only question you'll be asking after checking out the maestro's early work is, 'why the hell did they bet on THIS horse?'.

'Movies Like Carol': Great Lesbian Love Stories

This collection comprises the best romantic dramas following Lesbian couples as they battle bigotry, restrictive upbringings, and, of course, the natural travails of love. Go classic with 'I've Heard the Mermaids Singing' or modern with 'Blue is the Warmest Color'.

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