Both are based on true stories, and both arrive with awards buzz for their powerfully rendered performances. They are also the latest in a small but significant wave of well-regarded films this year with lesbian, gay, and bi protagonists, including Love, Simon which opened March 16 , Alex Strangelove which debuted on Netflix June 8 , and The Miseducation of Cameron Post which opened Aug. And like those movies, Boy Erased and Bohemian Rhapsody are frustratingly stuck in the closet. The experience of coming out is, of course, something every LGBT person faces in one way or another.
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We caught up with three teenagers to hear their teen coming out stories. Want to read the parents' experience? I came out at 16, shortly after I discovered I was gay. To me, coming out was all about being true to myself.
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