Movies like Brokeback Mountain

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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
 7.7
 303K
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
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: melancholic, emotional, touching, captivating, sexy, sad, atmospheric, sincere, sexual, serious ...
Plot: homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, forbidden love, gay, gay slur, cowboy, homosexual, tragic love, love and romance, lovers, love affair, gay romance, loss of loved one, secret love, star crossed lovers, intolerance, unlikely couple, friendship, closeted homosexual, death, introspection, boyfriend, love, sex scene ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 80s, 70s, year 1963
Place: texas, usa, wyoming, mexico

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 kiss, couples, love and romance, friendship, gay, male nudity and homosexual mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Brokeback Mountain: Free Fall (2013), Weekend (2011), Call Me by Your Name (2017), God's Own Country (2017), The Normal Heart (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.6
 16K
Free Fall (2013)
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: touching, serious, sexual, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay love, coming out, forbidden love, lgbt, love affair, strong sexual content, homosexuality, gay slur, fall in love ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 26K
Weekend (2011)
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, sincere, serious, talky ...
Plot: gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay, gay couple, gay love, homosexual, weekend, gay club, coming out, lgbt, homosexuality, realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Brazil, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
Style: sincere, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, gay teenager, first love, teenage boy, self discovery, summer, homosexuality, gay, gay love, gay lead character, gay kiss ...
Time: year 1983
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
God's Own Country (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.
Plot: gay relationship, gay kiss, gay, homoerotic, sheep, farmer, english countryside, romanian, responsibility, migrant worker, gay couple, male male kiss ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
The Normal Heart (2014)
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, serious, sincere, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, aids, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, life is a bitch, friendship, homosexual, protest, fear, epidemic, prejudice, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1982, year 1983, year 1981
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, yale university, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 14K
Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: realistic, serious, melancholic, scenic, touching ...
Plot: lgbt, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay, gay relationship, forbidden love, coming of age, couple relations, youth, romance, closeted homosexual ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian, 1900s ...
Place: england, europe, campus, argentina, buenos aires argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Yossi & Jagger (2002)
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, realistic, sincere, serious, touching ...
Plot: gay, soldier, military, gay relationship, romance, friendship, couples, friends, military base, sexism, tragic love, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 20K
Shelter (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach works dead-end jobs to support his sister and her son. Questioning his life, he paints, surfs and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe. When Gabe's older brother returns home for the summer, Zach ...
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, best friends, young lovers, grownups, teenage life, dysfunctional family, surfing, homosexual, lgbt teen ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
Out in the Dark (2012)
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: sincere, emotional, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: impossible love, forbidden love, love affair, gay, gay couple, homosexuality, couples, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, urban, family relations, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Home at the End of the World (2004)
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, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: gay, aids, friendship, self discovery, pregnancy, love triangle, bisexual, tantrum, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gender, human nature ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1967
Place: ohio, usa, new york, arizona, woodstock ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 100K
A Single Man (2009)
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: psychological, touching, sincere, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, depression, tragic love, broken heart, haunted by the past, loneliness, love and romance, teacher student relationship, death, best friends, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 3K
Brotherhood (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Former Danish servicemen Lars and Jimmy are thrown together while training in a neo-Nazi group. Moving from hostility through grudging admiration to friendship and finally passion, events take a darker turn when their illicit relationship is ...
Style: sexual, realistic, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: racism, gay, gays and lesbians, tragic love, radical, gender, forbidden love, society, love affair, unlikely couple, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 4K
Dream Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of Nathan, a young teenager who tries to flourish in a romantic relationship with neighbour Roy. The two young men will have to face the brutal reality of the rural south of the United States in the late 1970s.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, small town, dysfunctional family, gender, gay couple, teenage love, youth, self discovery, couples, small town life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 1K
Redwoods (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Both original and incredibly romantic, Redwoods tells the story of an already-partnered man whose love is tested when a mysterious drifter passes through his small Northern California town.
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, realistic
Plot: gay relationship, gays and lesbians, breakup, mentally challenged, couples, family problems, thirtysomething life, friends, dull life, social misfits, love affair, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 25K
Heartbeats (2010)
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, sincere, tense, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, homosexual, friendship, french, menage a trois, gays and lesbians, love, romance, sexual identity, dishonesty, sexual exploration, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Just a Question of Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his gay cousin dies from hepatitis, young Laurent, who lives with his best friend Carole, falls in love with Cedric, a plant scientist. He's afraid to inform his conservative parents that he is gay.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, gay, homosexuality, couples, lifestyle, fall in love, love and romance, gay slur, secret love, gender, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Soldier's Girl (2003)
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: emotional, serious, gloomy, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, gays and lesbians, nightclub, gender bending, soldier, gay slur, murder, love and romance, romance, fall in love, gender, military base ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri, kentucky, kansas, saudi arabia, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 86K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, lgbt, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay lead character, lgbt teen, coming out, love, parent child relationship, closeted homosexual, high school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
Longtime Companion (1989)
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, realistic, emotional, sentimental, stylized ...
Plot: aids, friendship, gay, couples, lifestyle, gender, unfulfillment, writer's life, artists and showbiz, couple relations, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 192K
Closer (2004)
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, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, adultery, divorce, love affair, marriage, photographer, obsession, depression, passionate interest, love at first sight, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 42K
The Good Girl (2002)
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: sincere, realistic, humorous, semi serious, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dull life, store, small town, temptation, infidelity, dream, marriage, older woman younger man relationship, mental illness, suicide, love affair, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 482K
The Notebook (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An epic love story centered around an older man who reads aloud to a woman with Alzheimer's. From a faded notebook, the old man's words bring to life the story about a couple who is separated by World War II, and is then passionately ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, love story, true love, love affair, young lovers, love triangle, romance, power of love, lovers reunited, social differences, fall in love, loss of loved one ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 90s, 1940s, 1990s
Place: south carolina, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 5K
Come Undone (2000)
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, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, depression, beach, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 30K
Adore (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lil and Roz are two lifelong friends, having grown up together as neighbors in an idyllic beach town. As adults, their sons have developed a friendship as strong as that which binds their mothers. One summer, all four are confronted by simmering ...
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, serious, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, fall in love, lust, sexual relations, infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, sexual tension, dishonesty, parents and children, friendship, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.2
 103K
Carol (2015)
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, enigmatic, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian romance, forbidden love, lesbian relationship, age difference, lesbian love, impossible love, gays and lesbians, gender, department store, romance ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
9%
 7.0
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, self discovery, first gay sexual experience, romance, culture clash, lgbt, fall in love, opposites attract, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.6
 13K
Moonlight Mile (2002)
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, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: friendship, hopes, romance, love and romance, couple relations, dealing with death, fall in love, starting over, death in the family, cliche, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
His Secret Life (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Antonia's husband Massimo is killed in a car accident, she accidentally discovers that he has been having a same-sex affair with a produce wholesaler named Michele.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: aids, transsexual, friendship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, couples, dishonesty, understanding, human nature, gender, friends, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, milan italy, istanbul turkey, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 6.3
 3K
Mulligans (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Like the American classic, The Graduate - secrecy, betrayal, and a painful coming of age face a family in Mulligans, by first time feature film director Chip Hale.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, forbidden love, family life, family relations, family, parents and children, dangerous attraction, romance, father, crumbling marriage, gender, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.2
 84K
Beginners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Plot: coming out, gay, terminal illness, cancer, father son relationship, lgbt, secret, gay father, dying, grief, self discovery, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, year 1978, year 1971 ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%