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8 Movies to Watch to Celebrate ‘National Coming Out Day’ and the LBGTQ Community

Today is National Coming Out Day, a day that people come clean about their sexual orientations for the first time and a day that other people reflect when they came out and shared the wonderful and beautiful side of themselves. 

In honor of this day and to celebrate the lives of the LBGTQ community, here’s a list of great movies regarding lesbian, gay, transgender and questioning issues. Check them out!

1. Carol

2. Brokeback Mountain


3. The Danish Girl

4. Trevor

5. Boys Don’t Cry

6. Tomboy


7. Boy Meets Girl


8. The Kids Are All Right

Happy viewing, Collegiettes! Enjoy, and remember to always celebrate each other and to never judge another person’s sexual orientation! 


Emily Murphy has been with Her Campus Media since 2018, and is currently the Branded Content Associate. She was the Campus Correspondent and Editor/President at her chapter at Winthrop University for four years, but has had a passion for all things writing since she was young. When she's not scribbling ideas down for her next branded article, she's watching reruns of Seinfeld while scrolling Pinterest for apartment inspo. Follow her on Instagram at @emilysmurfy
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