What to RENT This Weekend

By GLAAD |
November 21, 2008

Feel like a movie this weekend, but not sure what to get? Why not observe Transgender Day of Remembrance and rent a movie with a transgender storyline or a transgender character (like RENT! Get it?) More suggestions follow, after the jump.

All About My Mother

Comedies and dramas with transgender content:

20 Centimeters

Agnes and His Brothers

All About My Mother

Bad Education

The Believers

Beautiful Boxer

Boy I Am

Boys Don't Cry

Boys Don't Cry

Boys Don't Cry

Breakfast on Pluto

The Crying Game

A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story

Filth and Wisdom

Flawless

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Kinky Boots

M. Butterfly

Myra Breckenridge

Transamerica

Transamerica

Orlando

Soap

Soldier's Girl

The Tracey Fragments

Transamerica

Trantasia

XXY

Wild Side

Zerophilia

And some great documentaries:

Almost Myself

The Cockettes

Be Like Others

Be Real

Better Than Chocolate

Between the Lines

The Cockettes

Cruel and Unusual

Fabulous! The Story of Queer Cinema

Filthy Gorgeous: The Trannyshack Story

Follow My Voice: With the Music of Hedwig

A Jihad for Love

Paris is Burning

Paper Dolls

Paris is Burning

Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton's Cafeteria

She's a Boy I Knew

Southern Comfort

This Film is Not Yet Rated

TransGeneration

Wigstock: The Movie

Any other transgender-inclusive movies you like? Write us in the Comments section! (And please note that this is by no means a complete list of transgender films -- we only wanted to help get you started at your local video store this weekend!)