It’s Friday, it’s date night, it’s time to Amazon Prime and Chill… That’s what the kids say right?
As anyone looking for media that focuses on ladies of the lesbian persuasion can tell you, it’s not a huge pool — but there are some outstanding films out there for you, no matter what your favorite genre.
Whether you’re watching with bae or your besties, we’ve got your weekend right here.
After a crushing breakup with her girlfriend, a Brooklyn musician moves back to her childhood home in St. Louis. While performing for tips at a local tavern and struggling to reconnect with her ultra-Catholic mother, she strikes up a unique friendship and begins to discover her musical voice. As she grows more confident as a musician, a new life in her hometown suddenly seems within her reach.
AfterEllen interviewed lead actress Lena Hall about the film, and you can read that along with our review HERE.
This thriller revolves around successful crime boss, Theresa James, as she fights off corrupt cops, a deadly rival, and her own underlings in order to protect her increasingly unstable criminal empire.
After dealing with that in her professional life, you’d think that home would be a welcome retreat but Theresa’s cheating wife has gotten involved with a dangerous lover.
It seems that Theresa’s life may be in more danger than she realizes.
Abby is a bored housewife who, after a head injury and subsequent concussion, becomes a high-class escort to entertain herself and cope with her sexless marriage to wife Kate. For a while, this works perfectly, until an acquaintance of Abby’s becomes a client.
From that moment on, you’re left wondering if Abby’s double-life will be exposed and if she will ever be able to go back to her earlier life.
The plot is inspired in part by writer and director Stacie Passon’s real-life head trauma.