Movies like Bye-Bye

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Bye-Bye (1995)
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Bye-Bye (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Paris, Ismaél, a young Tunisian, cares for two brothers, Nouredine, a cripple, and streetwise Mouloud, 14. In haste, Ismaél and Mouloud go to Marseilles where an uncle lives. Nouredine has died in a fire, and Ismaél feels guilt on top of grief. Ismaél becomes friends with Jacky, a white man whose father and brother hate immigrants. Mouloud hangs out with cousin Rhida who breaks Islamic rules and deals hash. Ismaél decides Mouloud must return to Tunisia, but the boy runs off, becoming an acolyte to Rhida's supplier. Ismaél and Jacky's Arab girlfriend start an affair, friends betray friends, and the racism gets ugly. Can Ismaél rescue himself and Mouloud or will life in France crush them?
Plot: gay, ghetto, youth, racism, immigration, drugs, parisian suburb

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Most similar movies to Bye-Bye

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and captivating films with plots about gay, male nudity, youth, drugs, homosexual, gay sex and homosexuality mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Bye-Bye: Boy Crush (2007), Trip (2009), Life Kills Me (2002), Hidden Kisses (2016), Manderley (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 127
Boy Crush (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven short films in which gay youths and young men negotiate society, sometimes successfully, sometimes not. In several, teen boys come out, perhaps first to a close friend - how will the friends react? For some youths, coming out risks violence. ...
Plot: youth, gay athlete, immigration, stranded, deaf, car breakdown, internet, gay
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.4
 35
Trip (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Dani, Yumi, Ovidiu, Ada and Cristi are youths addicted to one another, yet intent on escaping the pressure of their interconnectedness and frustrating realities by performing mind trips into different levels of existence and parallel worlds.
Plot: role playing, parallel universe, trip, youth, delirium, drugs, lesbian, sex, friendship, gay
Place: eastern europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.7
 167
Life Kills Me (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Paul (Sami Bouajila of The Adventures of Felix and The Siege) is a smart, well-educated Frenchman of Arab ancestry. He's a smooth talker, but he can't seem to get a job worthy of his skills. He ends up living in a single room, struggling ...
Plot: brother brother relationship, gay brother, bodybuilder, gay lead character, gay, french, sex club, muslim
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Hidden Kisses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nathan, 16, lives alone with his father Stephane. A newcomer in high school, he is invited to a party and falls in love with Louis, a boy in his class. They find themselves out of sight and kiss each other, but someone takes a picture of them. Soon, ...
Plot: gay, gay son, gay lead character, homosexuality, lgbt, caught kissing, coming out, gay bashing, gay teacher, gay athlete, gay kiss, gay protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.4
 9
Manderley (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This is the story of three homosexuals who decide to spend the summer together at the cottage that the parents of one of them have in Santander. The film shows naturally a series of attitudes then considered shocking and even unnatural.
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 656
Hard Paint (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 118 min.
Story: While facing criminal charges, Pedro must grapple with his sister's sudden decision to move away and leave him behind. Alone in the darkness of his bedroom, he dances covered in neon paint, while thousands of strangers watch him via webcam.
Plot: gay, gay sex, teenage boy, webcam, homosexual, male nudity, teenager, boy, youth, gay teenager, bullying, pubic hair
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
I'll Love You Forever... Tonight (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in the late 1980s, this critically acclaimed indie classic from 1992 portrays a gritty side of gay life in Los Angeles. Ethan (Paul Marius), a 27-year-old photographer, believes he has no need for love or commitments, and is living his life ...
Plot: gay, swimming pool, photographer, shower, one night stand
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 141
About Us (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The Love Story between Matheus and Diego is portrayed in the film script Diego writes when he becomes a filmmaker.
Plot: gay, gay kiss, depression, male nudity, gay sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Like You Mean It (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mark commits to falling back in love with Jonah, he is forced to look at himself with unprecedented courage and honesty.
Plot: lgbt, relationship problems, gay couple, gay, medication, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ghettokids - Brüder ohne Heimat (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two trouble-causing brothers, who in the second generation after World War II Germany live, are in the center of this German made for TV movie. The movie makes a subject out of their everyday lives and the helpless attempt for them to build a normal ...
Plot: adolescence, social worker, sibling relationship, immigration, teacher, train station, youth, brother brother relationship, death of child, loss of son
Place: munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 143
Initiation (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 16-year old Axel and his clique are rioting in a residential home. There he meets the 80-year old Gustav who gains interest in the young boy, as he reminds him of his lost love.
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, captivating
Plot: racism, homosexuality, friends, redemption, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, introspection, society, gender, friendship, gang, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.9
 83
Elijah (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: The story of Elijah Harper.....
Plot: racism, native american reservation, racial slur, part animation, indian reservation
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.3
 19
Boatman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An erstwhile boatman wants to do a little more than paddle his own canoe in the town famed for its waterfalls. He leaves the village of his roots for the city and lands a job as a live-sex actor called toro in street lingo derived from the Spanish ...
Plot: gay, sex, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Darker Secrets:  Sideline Secrets II (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: PETER a young traffic cop, is asked to look through hours of sex tapes the late psychiatrist Dr Tyler and his associate Detective Cunningham made of his unwilling male patients. Having both been killed in the first film they have left behind ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, homosexual, erotica, sex, pubic hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 60
Beyond Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An Italian lesbian couple wants a child. A gay couple tries to help them. Four friends, hundreds of problems. One solution.
Plot: gay, gay kiss, lesbian sex, gay sex, male nudity, gay man has sex with a woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bulldog In The White House (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: "Bulldog in the Whitehouse" takes political satire to obscene new heights: portraying the Bush administration as a cabal of lustful and traitorous gay men who are too busy having sex to notice the empire crumbling down around them. An ...
Plot: gay, explicit sex, press conference, male nudity, anal sex, pubic hair
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Chasing Pavement (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Chasing Pavement stars Remy Mars as Elijah Young, an 'urban' porn star who is preparing to leave the adult entertainment industry and start a new career as a chef. His new roommate, Takeshi, played by Tokio Sasaki, is a Japanese immigrant ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, obsession, immigration, male nudity, porn star, text message, roommate roommate relationship, roommate
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.0
 174
Tweek City (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Tweek City is a week in the life of Bill, a potentially closeted, half-Latino, small-time speed dealer in San Francisco's Mission District. Bill is stuck on an endless walk from one empty experience to the next. Only Bill's friend Jerm has ...
Plot: methamphetamine, homelessness, male nudity, suicide, closeted homosexual, gay, drugs, gay latino
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.8
 127
Open Bodies (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Born to a North African father and a French mother, 18-year-old Parisian high school senior Rémi works part-time in an Arab grocery store while studying management and commerce. He responds to a school ad seeking subjects for a film, and Marc, who ...
Plot: gay, bisexuality, male nudity, teenager, arab, wig, homosexual, coming of age
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Bus Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A young black soldier returns home to Los Angeles from combat in Vietnam to find out that his brother had been killed by a gang of racist cops. Angered, he joins a black nationalist group to take his revenge.
Plot: brother, murder, police, african american, vietnam veteran, murder of brother, racism, investigation, ghetto, soldier
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Driving Not Knowing (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An estranged poet attempts to rekindle a complex relationship with a strung-out musician during a weekend in rural nowhere; their toxic past, however, won't be so easily forgotten.
Plot: drug addiction, gay, love, poetry
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hooks to the Left (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Based on the journals of Nail, a male hustler who reentered the prostitution ring after 10 years in a relationship, Todd Verow's experimental documentary (shot entirely on a cell phone camera) examines the changing landscape of male ...
Plot: gay, toilet, male nudity, cruising, gay sex, hustler, male prostitute
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 7K
Girlhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Oppressed by her family setting, dead-end school prospects and the boys law in the neighborhood, Marieme starts a new life after meeting a group of three free-spirited girls. She changes her name, her dress code, and quits school to be accepted in ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: youth, friendship, coming of age, girl, singing, peer pressure, best friends, dull life, gender, feminism, society, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 7.3
 694
The Common Man (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As every summer, Georges Lajoie, his wife Ginette and grown-up son Léon go on holiday to Loulou's campsite. They join old friends, the Schumachers and the Colins. Brigitte Colin, the daughter, is quite a pretty young girl now. One day, Georges ...
Plot: racism, rape, holiday, xenophobia, bourgeoisie, lynching, lolita, foreigner, vacation, nude woman murdered, woman's neck broken, manslaughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 146
Amazing Grace (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drama about two families, each with a gay son. Jonathan is splitting from Miki because the more experienced Miki is playing around. Then Jonathan sees Thomas, the son and grandson of his neighbors, who is back in Israel after failing to make it as ...
Plot: erotic fantasy, aids, homosexual, israeli, drug, masturbation, male nudity, homosexuality, gay, drugs
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 159
The Bad Bunch (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A white ex-GI goes to a black ghetto to deliver a letter from his buddy, a black soldier who died in Vietnam. When he arrives there he encounters hostility and trouble from all sides.
Plot: ghetto, hostility, soldier, violence
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Child in the Crowd (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deserted by his father, and dislocated by the Second World War, Paul is a boy who wants affection and attention and cannot find it at home. For a while, he becomes the pet of some German soldiers, running errands for them. Later, he helps the ...
Plot: pedophilia, gay, homosexuality, lgbt teen, homosexual, public humiliation, bare breasts, male nudity
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Where There Is Shade (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Cambodia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Cambodia still haunted by the crimes of the Khmer Rouges, a 45 years old French crossdresser, Mirinda, lives as a prostitute in the backstreets of Phnom Penh. Meeting a young trafficked girl, he gradually discovers the feeling of fatherhood.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, transvestism, redemption, gender, youth, danger, hopes, chases and races, male nudity, child prostitute, drugs, transvestite ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 160
No Way Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joaquin (Polo Ravales), an unassuming fisherman, is forced to confront his homosexuality when his sex-starved wife Cynthia (Althea Vega) returns from her overseas job eager to get pregnant. His young and impulsive lover, Waldo (Joseph Bitangcol), ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, male stripper, kidnapper, anal sex, spouse abuse, kidnapping, corrupt cop, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.6
 428
Boys Life 2 (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Compilation of four short films about homoerotic situations involving young men. In "Trevor", by Peggy Rajski, a teenager faces homophobia and falls in love for the first time. Tom DeCerchio directed "Nunzio's Second ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: coming out, gay, youth, coming of age, gays and lesbians, teenage life, social misfits, single parent, best friends, friendship, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, iowa, canada, new jersey, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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