Movies like Brokeback Mountain

If you like "Brokeback Mountain" you are looking for melancholic, sexy and emotional movies about / with gays and lesbians, homosexuality, forbidden love, gay relationship, tragic love, homosexual and cowboy themes of Drama and Romance genre shot in USA or Canada.
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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
 7.7
 296K
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, sexy, emotional, touching, captivating, atmospheric, sincere, sad, serious, sexual ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, homosexuality, forbidden love, gay relationship, tragic love, homosexual, cowboy, love and romance, male nudity, lovers, love affair, unlikely couple, introspection, closeted homosexual, gay slur, gay romance, friendship, loss of loved one, secret love, star crossed lovers, intolerance, unlikely relationship, gay, first gay sexual experience, boyfriend ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 80s, 60s, 70s, year 1963
Place: usa, wyoming, texas, mexico

Most similar movies to Brokeback Mountain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and melancholic films with plots about love and romance, couples, kiss, male nudity, friendship, gay and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Brokeback Mountain: Free Fall (2013), Weekend (2011), The Normal Heart (2014), Yossi & Jagger (2002), God's Own Country (2017). 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, tense, emotional ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming out, infidelity, strong sexual content, love affair, gay, lgbt, gender, gay love, love and romance, fall in love ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 25K
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, homosexual, weekend, gay club, gay love, homosexuality, gay, encounter, sexual identity, sexual exploration, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: gays and lesbians, gay, terminal illness, homosexual, aids, life is a bitch, friendship, protest, fear, epidemic, prejudice, sexuality ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1983, year 1981, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., yale university
⇓ 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, sexism, military life, couples, love affair, gender, tragic love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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, farmer, sheep, responsibility, romanian, migrant worker, gay, gay kiss, homoerotic, english countryside, male male kiss, isolation ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, serious, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: forbidden love, impossible love, love affair, urban, family relations, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, couples, homosexuality, estrangement, gender, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.6
 99K
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, philosophical ...
Plot: love and romance, gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, tragic love, loneliness, homosexual, gay, broken heart, death, depression, teacher student relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, denver colorado, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 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: realistic, tense, captivating, sexual, serious ...
Plot: racism, gay, gays and lesbians, radical, forbidden love, tragic love, gender, society, friends, unlikely couple, love and romance, anti semitism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.8
 19K
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: coming out, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, young lovers, surfing, teenage life, grownups, best friends, homosexual, dysfunctional family, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
⇓ 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, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: aids, gay, friendship, love triangle, self discovery, pregnancy, tantrum, bisexual, gays and lesbians, best friends, artist, youth ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, year 1967, 1960s
Place: ohio, usa, new york, arizona, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 468K
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, emotional, romantic, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, true love, young lovers, love affair, love story, romance, power of love, love triangle, lovers reunited, social differences, fall in love, loss of loved one ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 1940s
Place: south carolina, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 24K
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, realistic, gloomy, tense, serious ...
Plot: love triangle, homosexual, friendship, french, menage a trois, gays and lesbians, love, romance, fall in love, intrigue, sexual identity, sexual exploration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: quebec, canada, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 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: realistic, touching, sentimental, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: small town, gay, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, dysfunctional family, first sex, coming of age, youth, self discovery, small town life, couples, social misfits ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ 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, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, gays and lesbians, nightclub, gender bending, gay slur, murder, soldier, love and romance, infantrymen, romance, fall in love, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: saudi arabia, kentucky, missouri, kansas, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.0
 4K
Heights (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 'Heights' follows five characters over 24 hours on a fall day in New York City. Isabel, a photographer, is having second thoughts about her upcoming marriage to Jonathan, a lawyer. On the same day, Isabel's mother Diana learns that ...
Style: talky, realistic, clever, witty, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, actor's life, urban, young lovers, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, hopes, city life, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 29K
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, sexual relations, fall in love, infidelity, love and romance, parents and children, friendship, couples, dishonesty, lust, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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, touching, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: coming out, gay, depression, beach, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, couple relations, sexual relations, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.2
 96K
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, forbidden love, lgbt, impossible love, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, age difference, gender, department store, romance, divorce, society ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 6.4
 41K
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: realistic, sincere, humorous, semi serious, depressing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dull life, store, small town, temptation, infidelity, dream, marriage, mental illness, suicide, love affair, extramarital affair, masturbation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.7
 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, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, starting over, haunted by the past, death in the family, family problems, couples, cliche, fall in love, romance, couple relations, dealing with death, friends ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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, serious, emotional, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, couples, gay, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, secret love, parents and children, youth, gender ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Romeo and Juliet (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Director Franco Zeffirelli's beloved version of one of the most well-known love stories in the English language. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall in love against the wishes of their feuding families. Driven by their passion, the young ...
Style: emotional, romantic, classic literature, sweet, colourful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forbidden love, tragic love, family feud, young lovers, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, fall in love, true love, parents and children, secret love, love affair ...
Time: 1930s
Place: italy, europe, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians, love and romance, writer's life, unfulfillment, friends, couple relations, life is a bitch, gender ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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 7.3
 40K
Candy (2006)
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: touching, surprise ending, romantic, disturbing, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, drug abuse, addiction, destructive relationship, artist, marriage, lovers, life is a bitch, obsession, professor, theft, junkie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia, mcdonald's restaurant, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.8
 19K
Happy Together (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple take a trip to Argentina in search of a new beginning, but instead find themselves drifting ever further apart.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: homosexuality, alienation, friendship, gays and lesbians, romance, fish out of water, angel, prostitute, gender, longing, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, hong kong, latin america, asia, buenos aires argentina
⇓ 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, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: aids, transsexual, friendship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, love affair, gender bending, death in the family, fairy, gender, human nature, understanding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: milan italy, rome italy, istanbul turkey, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 4.9
 294
Angora Ranch (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin is an ad executive whose father sends him on his first solo run to a place in Texas. While driving to his appointment Justin swerves to avoid a rabbit in the road and his car gets stuck in a ditch that just happens to be in front of the home ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, clever, sentimental ...
Plot: gender, forbidden love, couples, fall in love, love affair, self discovery, farm, jazz, family relations, romance, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 7.3
 189K
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, divorce, love affair, marriage, photographer, obsession, adultery, depression, passionate interest, love at first sight, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ 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, dangerous attraction, parents and children, romance, father, buddies, couples, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
We Don't Live Here Anymore (2004)
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, serious, clever, sincere, touching ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, friendship, college, betrayal, unfaithful wife, suburbs, family problems, dishonesty, writer's life, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, portland oregon, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%