Jason Howard Green

Jason Howard Green

Thursday, December 16, 2021

10 Movies to Help You Make the Yuletide Gay

The holiday season is upon us.  It's time for holiday shopping, baking cookies, and settling into your cozy sofa and enjoying some Christmas movies.  Holiday movies that feature queer characters are very few and far between, but they do exist.  I wanted to take a moment to share some of the titles that I have enjoyed watching with you.

Some of my faves include:

1. Some Kind of Christmas (2020). Director - Davien Harlis, Writer - Davien Harlis; Starring Marcia Perez Calderon, Davien Harlis, Deriell Keith Lester

Available for streaming here: https://www.act1scene2.com/copy-of-some-kind-of-christmas


2. Single All The Way (2021).  Director - Michael Mayer, Writer - Chad Hodge; Starring Michael Urie, Philemon Chambers, Luke Macfarlane.

Currently streaming on Netflix

3.  Walk A Mile in My Pradas (2011). Director - Joey Sylvester, Writer - Rick Karatas & Tom Archdeacon, Starring Nathaniel Martson, Tom Archdeacon, Tom Arnold, Bruce Vilanch

Currently streaming on Tubi

4. Ski Trip (2004). Director - Maurice Jamal, Writer - Maurice Jamal, Starring Liz Beckman, Will Blagrove, Cassandra Cruz, Nathan Hale.

Currently not available to stream but very much worth the purchase.

5. The Christmas Setup (2020). Director - Pat Mills, Writer - Michael Murray; Starring Ben Lewis, Blake Lee, Fran Drescher.

Currently Streaming on Amazon Prime.

6. Holiday Heart (2000). Director - Robert Townsend, Writer Cheryl L. West; Starring Ving Rhymes, Alfre Woodard, Jesika Reynolds.

Currently Streaming on Pluto.

7. Make The Yuletide Gay (2009). Director - Rob Williams, Writer - Rob Williams; Starring Keith Jordan, Wyatt Fenner, Steve Callahan.

Currently Streaming on Dekko.

8. Happiest Season (2020).  Director - Clea Duvall,  Writer - Clea Duvall; Starring Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis, Mary Steenburger, Victor Garber, Dan Levy, Audrey Plaza.

Currently Streaming on Hulu.

9. A New York Christmas Wedding (2020).  Director - Otaja Abit, Writer - Otaja Abit; Starring Chris Noth, Nia Fairweather, Chris Trousdale.

Currently Streaming on Netflix.

10. The Family Stone (2005). Director - Homas Bezucha, Writer - Thomas - Bezucha; Starring Dermot Mulroney, Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes, Luke Wilson, Craig T. Nelson, Diane Keaton.

Not available for streaming.

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