Movies like Brokeback Mountain

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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
 7.7
 290K
Brokeback Mountain
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: touching, captivating, melancholic, sad, sexy, emotional, sexual, atmospheric, serious, heartbreaking ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay romance, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, love story, love, adultery, forbidden love, character study, stereotypes, life philosophy, depression, tragic love, secret love, star crossed lovers, intolerance, gay slur, loss of loved one, closeted homosexual, first gay sexual experience, male nudity, cowboy, loneliness, gay, romance ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, 80s, year 1963
Place: texas, usa, wyoming, mexico
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Soldier's Girl
Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
USA, Canada
112 min.
 7.9
A Single Man
Drama, Romance
USA
99 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to Brokeback Mountain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, emotional, serious and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, relationships, mentor, dialogue, kiss and love story mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Brokeback Mountain: Free Fall (2013), Yossi & Jagger (2002), Soldier's Girl (2003), A Single Man (2009), Blue Valentine (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.6
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Free Fall
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A promising career with the police, a baby on the way... Marc's life seems to be right on track. Then he meets fellow policeman Kay and during their regular jogs Marc experiences a never-before-felt sense of ease and effortlessness -- and what ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: infidelity, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, gay, gender, forbidden love, love affair, police academy, coming out, fall in love, love and romance ...
Place: germany
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Yossi & Jagger
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A sociological study of two men in the Israeli army who are lovers. The others in the unit react to their situation, suspecting, but not always understanding. One will leave the military soon, a few months away, as a snowy and desolete outpost is ...
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: gay, romance, friendship, love, gays and lesbians, male nudity, homosexuality, love story, soldier, military base, relationships, aids ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
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Soldier's Girl
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The true story of Soldier’s Girl, which takes place in Fort Campbell, KY, tells the heart-wrenching story of the life and tragic death of soldier Barry Winchell. His love for Calpernia Addams, a beautiful transgendered nightclub performer was ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military base, fall in love, nightclub, gays and lesbians, romance, friendship, love affair, tragic love, gender bending, gender, soldier, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tennessee, kentucky, missouri, kansas, saudi arabia
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System:   46%
    User:   91%
 
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 7.6
 97K
A Single Man
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: touching, stylized, gloomy, serious, psychological ...
Plot: gay, death, loneliness, depression, suicide, homosexuality, friendship, drinking, transformation, redemption, life & death, male nudity ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
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    User:   54%
 
 7.4
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Blue Valentine
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dean and Cindy live a quiet life in a modest neighborhood. They appear to have the world at their feet at the outset of the relationship. However, his lack of ambition and her retreat into self-absorption cause potentially irreversible cracks in ...
Style: emotional, realistic, talky, stylized, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: marriage, romance, dysfunctional family, love, depression, parenthood, divorce, male nudity, death, crumbling marriage, strong sexual content, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, florida
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    User:   35%
 
 6.5
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The Good Girl
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield.
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, gloomy, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick
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System:   38%
    User:   44%
 
 6.7
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Moonlight Mile
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As he copes with the death of his fiancee along with her parents, a young man must figure out what he wants out of life.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: death, murder, guilt, small town, courtroom, dealing with death, tragedy, romance, starting over, life & death, relationships, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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    User:   30%
 
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Candy
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A poet falls in love with an art student, who gravitates to his bohemian lifestyle -- and his love of heroin. Hooked as much on one another as they are on the drug, their relationship alternates between states of oblivion, self-destruction, and ...
Style: realistic, emotional, gloomy, serious, depressing ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, heroin, romance, artist, mentor, marriage, drug addiction, drugs, dreams, prostitution, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, mcdonald's restaurant, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   38%
 
A Home at the End of the World
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three friends form a bond over the year, Johnathan is gay, Clare is straight and Bobby is neither, instead he loves the people he loves. As their lives go on there is tension and tears which culminate in a strong yet fragile friendship between the ...
Style: touching, sexual, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: gay, aids, friendship, loneliness, male nudity, rock, fall in love, homosexuality, relationships, love, romance, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 80s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: new york, ohio, usa, san francisco, manhattan new york city ...
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System:   33%
    User:   100%
 
 6.6
 44K
Last Night
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a married couple, apart for a night while the husband takes a business trip with a colleague to whom he's attracted. While he's resisting temptation, his wife encounters her past love.
Style: emotional, romantic, melancholic, sexy, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: infidelity, adultery, temptation, marriage, moral dilemma, husband wife relationship, couple relations, love story, love, lovers reunited, trust, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
 6.7
 9K
High Art
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: serious, melancholic, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, addiction, romance, drug abuse, photographer, love, drug addiction, drugs, drinking, heroin, drugs/alcohol, fall in love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   26%
 
Out in the Dark
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two young men — a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer — meet and fall in love amidst personal and political intrigue in this striking debut feature from Israeli director Michael Mayer.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, romance, impossible love, love affair, urban, gender, love and romance, unlikely couple, parents and children, estrangement, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel
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System:   29%
    User:   88%
 
 7.2
 93K
Carol
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, breathtaking ...
Plot: lesbian, divorce, romance, hotel, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, relationships, love story, interracial romance, love, loneliness ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
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Lost and Delirious
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lost and Delirious is the story of three adolescent girls' first love, their discovery of sexual passion, and their search for identities. Set in a posh, private boarding school surrounded by luxuriant, green forest, Lost and Delirious moves ...
Style: touching, serious, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, lesbian, love, romance, friendship, school, sex, obsession, betrayal, poetry, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
 6.5
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White Palace
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Max Baron is a Jewish advertising executive in his 20s who's still getting over the death of his wife. Nora Baker is a 40-something diner waitress who enjoys the wilder side of life. Mismatched or not, their attraction is instant and ...
Style: sexual, sentimental, sexy, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, love, infidelity, sexuality, opposites attract, friendship, love story, relationships, male nudity, nudity (topless - notable), women, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   27%
 
We Don't Live Here Anymore
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Married couple Jack and Terry Linden are experiencing a difficult period in their relationship. When Jack decides to step outside the marriage, he becomes involved with Edith, who happens to be the wife of his best friend and colleague, Hank Evans. ...
Style: realistic, clever, serious, gloomy, melancholic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, betrayal, friendship, cheating, drinking, relationships, writer's life, divorce, death, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   31%
 
Longtime Companion
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Longtime Companion follows the lives of a small circle of friends from the first mention of the disease in the New York Times in 1981. First referred to as "Gay-Related-Immune-Disorder," we watch the effect of the disease as it devastates ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, heartbreaking ...
Plot: friendship, aids, gay, homosexuality, death, hospital, drinking, male nudity, politics, gays and lesbians, relationships, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   26%
 
Desert Hearts
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 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.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: lesbian, romance, divorce, gay, farm, country, love affair, women, love story, gender, love, love and romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
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System:   26%
    User:   26%
 
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The Normal Heart
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, talky, serious ...
Plot: gay, aids, homosexuality, friendship, terminal illness, prejudice, male nudity, sexuality, politics, hospital, courage, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1981, year 1982, year 1983
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, yale university, washington d.c.
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System:   25%
    User:   100%
 
Love & Other Drugs
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. ...
Style: sexy, romantic, emotional, realistic, funny ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: romance, life philosophy, couple relations, love, womanizer, love story, male nudity, sex, sexual relations, unlikely friendships, destiny, drinking ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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System:   25%
    User:   25%
 
 7.6
 24K
Weekend
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, talky ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, male nudity, dialogue driven, drugs, sex, marijuana, friendship, gays and lesbians, drugs/alcohol, realism, relationships ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   25%
    User:   100%
 
 6.7
 5K
Come Undone
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of two gorgeous, young French boys who begin a passionate relationship that boils over and threatens to destroy both their lives. Shy Mathieu is 18-years-old and on summer vacation in the south of France. He spends his days lazily sunning ...
Style: sexual, emotional, serious, sentimental, reflective ...
Plot: gay, depression, coming of age, romance, male nudity, dysfunctional family, suicide attempt, hospital, innocence lost, loneliness, relationships, pornography ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, france, frankfurt germany
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System:   24%
    User:   22%
 
 7.3
 185K
Closer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A witty, romantic, and very dangerous love story about chance meetings, instant attractions, and casual betrayals. Two couples disintegrate when they begin destructive adulterous affairs with each other.
Style: sexy, melancholic, psychological, intellectual, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, adultery, love triangle, divorce, marriage, betrayal, love, complex characters, life philosophy, romance, obsession, sexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   28%
 
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 7.3
 5K
Fire
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a barren, arranged marriage to an amateur swami who seeks enlightenment through celibacy, Radha's life takes an irresistible turn when her beautiful young sister-in-law seeks to free herself from the confines of her own loveless marriage.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, homosexuality, infidelity, adultery, marriage, friendship, indians, sexuality, relationships, bollywood, women, pornography ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, new delhi, taj mahal
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System:   24%
    User:   27%
 
Splendor in the Grass
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A fragile Kansas girl's unrequited and forbidden love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.
Style: emotional, realistic, sexual, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, small town, romance, adolescence, teenager, marriage, suicide attempt, friendship, young lovers, love, relationships, runaway ...
Time: 1930s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s, 1950s
Place: kansas, usa, california, yale university, connecticut
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System:   23%
    User:   21%
 
The Bridges of Madison County
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, adultery, photographer, infidelity, loneliness, love, impossible love, housewife, love story, love affair, small town, relationships ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1987, year 1965
Place: iowa, usa
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System:   23%
    User:   25%
 
But I'm a Cheerleader
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Megan is an all-American girl. A cheerleader. She has a boyfriend. But Megan doesn't like kissing her boyfriend very much. And she's pretty touchy with her cheerleader friends. Her conservative parents worry that she must be a lesbian and ...
Style: clever, touching, semi serious, feel good, satirical ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, camp, friendship, homosexuality, gay, romance, cheerleading, coming out, cheerleader, high school, gays and lesbians, stereotypes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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System:   23%
    User:   25%
 
 6.8
 8K
M. Butterfly
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1960s China, French diplomat Rene Gallimard falls in love with an opera singer, Song Liling - but Song is not at all who Gallimard thinks.
Style: erotic, serious, enigmatic, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: opera, betrayal, romance, espionage, culture clash, cross dressing, adultery, politics, obsession, destiny, fall in love, actor's life ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: china, asia, europe, france, tokyo ...
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System:   23%
    User:   25%
 

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Heartbeats
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Francis is a young gay man, Marie is a young straight woman and the two of them are best friends -- until the day the gorgeous Nicolas walks into a Montreal coffee shop. The two friends, instantly and equally infatuated, compete for Nicolas' ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, serious, stylized, colourful ...
Plot: friendship, love, french, romance, love triangle, vengeance, intrigue, obsession, love story, relationships, loneliness, gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
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System:   22%
    User:   67%
 
 6.9
 9K
Mammoth
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the ...
Style: serious, melancholic, realistic, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, hospital, moral dilemma, loneliness, adultery, relationships, depression, couple relations, pornography, storytelling, parents and children, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, usa, new york, new jersey ...
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System:   22%
    User:   18%
 
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