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Drama LGBTQ Rated: 18+ (R)19851h 31mOn: HBO MAX The Criterion Channel Kanopy Tags: Female Director Based on Books Country: America

The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.Desert Hearts featuring Helen Shaver and Patricia Charbonneau is streaming with subscription on HBO MAX, streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and 2 others. It's a drama and LGBTQ movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (5,792 votes).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (HBO MAX, The Criterion Channel & Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 2 services (iTunes & Prime Video).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#10,331 Ranked Movie

#239 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#634 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#643 Ranked in Female Director Movies

Desert Hearts has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (5,792 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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