Starring Tom Hanks as "Andrew", the 1993 film Philadelphia tells the story of a lawyer who hides his homosexuality and HIV status at a powerful law company. The American drama is one of the first Hollywood films to address topics like homophobia and HIV/AIDS. Hanks won the Academy Award for Best Actor.
The Best LGBTQ Movies of All Time
One of the most fun and iconic films of the '90s was the vivacious comedy The Birdcage. Nathan Lane and Robin Williams starred as successful and flamboyant partners whose gorgeous son wanted to introduce his parents to his fiancé's parents. Unfortunately, his fiancé's family are intensely conservative members of the Republican party.
The loving gay couple and owner of the most popular drag club in South Beach have to pretend to be straight!
"Don't worry about that. I'm very maternal. And Albert's practically a breast."
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