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Yossi (2012)
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Yossi (2012)
Original name: הסיפור של יוסי
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The sequel to "Yossi and Jagger" finds character Yossi (Ohad Knoller) leading a sad existence after losing his partner Jagger on the battlefield. A chance encounter with a middle-aged woman linked to his past shakes up his otherwise staid routine and sends him on a spontaneous pilgrimage to Tel Aviv. It is on the roads of southern Israel that he reignites the fire of his former self.
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, road movie
Plot: gay soldier, gay, bereavement, love and romance, fall in love, workplace, workplace situations, gays and lesbians, gender, bittersweet, unfulfillment, coming out, lifestyle, city life, skinny dipping, lgbt, loneliness, desert, soldier, wine, beach, swimming, doctor, hotel, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, tel aviv israel, tel aviv

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about gay, gender, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gay sex, gay kiss and male nudity mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Yossi: Just a Question of Love (2000), Antarctica (2008), Snails in the Rain (2013), Amphetamine (2010), Wrecked (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, compassionate, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay soldier, gay lead character, gay romance, gay relationship, homosexuality, military, romance, friendship, unlikely couple, love affair, military life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ 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, serious, touching, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, gay relationship, gay sex, love and romance, fall in love, couples, gay love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Antarctica (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in Tel Aviv, focuses on an interconnected group of friends and their various relationships. At the center is the adorably bookish Omer, about to turn 30, who still hasn't found himself, and his free-spirited best friend Miki, who both end ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, family relations, hopes, introspection, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, tel aviv
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Snails in the Rain (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Tel Aviv, Summer 1989. Boaz, a beautiful and alluring linguistics student, receives anonymous, male written love letters, that undermine his sexual identity and interfere on his peaceful life with his beloved girlfriend.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: homoeroticism, gay, gays and lesbians, self discovery, lifestyle, couples, gender, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, living together, lust, lie ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: israel, tel aviv israel, asia, tel aviv, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Amphetamine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Openly gay banker Daniel debates whether to return to Australia or stay in Hong Kong when he meets Kafka, a straight swimming instructor. The young men fall in love, believing that their love can bridge anything, despite their difference in ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay asian, drug abuse, love affair, haunted by the past, self discovery, tragic love, addiction, gender, destiny, life is a bitch, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
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Wrecked (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An edgy drama about a gay teen's tumultuous decent into drugs and anonymous sex, Wrecked smashes cinematic taboos while it spins its cautionary tale. Ryan is an earnest 18-year-old trying to develop a career as an actor and getting his life on ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: group sex, gay sex, love triangle, impossible love, youth, love and romance, unfulfillment, gay, threesome, teenage life, gays and lesbians, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Bubble (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The movie follows a group of young friends in the city of Tel Aviv and is as much a love song to the city as it is an exploration of the claim that people in Tel Aviv are isolated from the rest of the country and the turmoil it's going through. ...
Style: touching, emotional, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, gay soldier, friendship, gay relationship, forbidden love, lifestyle, romance, society, understanding, civil rights, occupation, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, jerusalem, tel aviv israel, jordan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Lost in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Khoi, a naive twenty-year-old, travels to Ho Chi Minh City from the countryside to begin a new life. It's his first time in the big city and he's looking for a place to live. He befriends Dong, a handsome extrovert who offers to share his ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: gay, gay asian, gays and lesbians, prostitute, gay relationship, love affair, pimp, mentally challenged, friends, gender, love and romance, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ander (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A love story between a Basque farmer and a Peruvian immigrant.
Style: serious, atmospheric, sincere, emotional, realistic
Plot: gay love, gay relationship, gay, gay romance, immigrants, farmer, forbidden love, self discovery, dull life, society, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 561
The Seminarian (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. ...
Style: semi serious, sexy, psychological, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, society, religions or cults, couples, fall in love, unfulfillment, gender, school, parents and children, self discovery, gays and lesbians, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 3K
Hidden Away (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At the age of 14 the world around you changes at a dizzying speed. But what if actually it's you that changing? What if these changes take you away from what up until now, has been your world? Ibrahim and Rafa are going to suffer these changes ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, sincere, touching
Plot: gay teenager, gay love, gay, gay romance, teenage life, unlikely couple, closeted gay, teenage love, self discovery, social differences, fall in love, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Going Down in LA-LA Land (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Andy Zeffer, "Going Down in LA-LA Land" is a riveting and uncensored look at Hollywood. It is a story that reveals how friendships sustain us and keep us going. It is a tale that reflects our celebrity-obsessed ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Plot: gay, porn industry, male prostitute, friends, follow your dream, hollywood, fame, actor's life, ambition, lifestyle, desire for fame, starlet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Out in the Dark (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA, Germany
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, touching, bleak, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay couple, forbidden love, family relations, gay student, gay sex, love affair, homosexuality, society, impossible love, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 1993
Place: israel, middle east, palestinian authority, mediterranean sea, tel aviv israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 2K
Watercolors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Carter, a troubled teen stays with a friend of his dads and starts flirting with her son Danny. After the weekend school returns, however Carter a school jock tells Danny he does not want to be seen with him at school. Their relationship grows ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay sex, coming out, teenage love, love and romance, gay student, lifestyle, sexuality, drug use, opposites attract, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Something Must Break (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Sebastian meets Andreas for the first time, he knows they belong together. While Sebastian defies gender norms — flouting convention in his androgynous fluidity — straight-identifying Andreas becomes unable to accept his attraction to ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, avant garde ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gay, gays and lesbians, looking for love, introspection, fall in love, misfit, couples, strong sexual content, love affair, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 2K
Ciao (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two men meet and fall in love under the least joyous of circumstances in this low-key drama from writer and director Yen Tan.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, romantic, queer cinema
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, gay relationship, couples, friends, love and romance, coming out, gender, opposites attract, computers and web, gay, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 543
Just Say Love (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Physical attractions appear to be the obvious explanation for two people to become a pair. But are they really the reflection of something sublime, everlasting or dare we say, spiritual? Do relationships start in the bedroom or in the heart? In this ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, couples, love and romance, gender, introspection, love affair, couple relations, lgbt, insecurity, bisexual, imagination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: gay love, gay, gays and lesbians, romance, love and romance, coming out, homecoming, gender, couples, society, unfulfillment, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tunisia, france, mediterranean sea, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Romeos (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lukas, 20, is a prisoner in his own body. As a pre-op transgendered person, he is constantly finding himself trapped in uncomfortable, compromising positions. His best friend, Ine introduces him to the gay scene in Cologne where he meets the ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: transsexual, gay couple, gay, gender bending, gender, lgbt, self discovery, love affair, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, youth, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 2K
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: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, romance, couples, breakup, gays and lesbians, gay couple, love affair, lifestyle, love and romance, family problems, road not taken ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Keep the Lights On (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An emotionally and sexually charged journey through the love, addiction, and friendship of two men. Documentary filmmaker Erik and closeted lawyer Paul meet through a casual encounter, but they find a deeper connection and become a couple. ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, addiction, coping, romance, workaholic, gay relationship, gay love, lgbt, couple relations, open relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 2006, year 2003, year 2000 ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Beyond the Walls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Canada, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Paulo, a young pianist, meets Ilir, a double-bass player originally from Albania. It's love at first sight. Confronted by Anka, Paulo finds himself out on the street. Despite Ilir's misgivings, Paulo moves in with him. One day, when Paulo ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, silent film
Plot: gay relationship, s&m, gay, musician, gay sex, prison sex, gays and lesbians, love affair, love and romance, gender, fall in love, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Want Your Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a decade of living in San Francisco, Jesse is forced to move back to his Midwestern roots because he can no longer afford the city. On his final night in the city, friends and ex-lovers gather for a going away party that promises to heighten ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gay sex, gay love, gay, gender, introspection, gays and lesbians, friendship, friends, follow your dream, hopes, strong sexual content, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Come Undone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 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: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, teenage life, love affair, depression, beach, youth, coming out, dysfunctional family, romance, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, south of france, brittany, frankfurt germany, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Falls: Testament of Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Falls: Testament of Love is a continuation of the story of RJ Smith and Chris Merrill, two Mormon missionaries that fell in love during their mission in a small town in Oregon. The boys haven't spoken in five years, but when an unexpected ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, love affair, impossible love, destructive relationship, gay relationship, gay sex, crumbling marriage, love and romance, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, seattle, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 875
Time to Spare (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Molly, the 21 year-old sister of Maarten, departs the family home, she leaves her older brother with empty nest syndrome. But it also opens up new opportunities for him, such as the possibility to explore his love for Arthur, a closet gay. ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Plot: couple relations, leaving home, fall in love, siblings relations, family relations, couples, gender, life is a bitch, love triangle, male female relationship, terminal illness, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 398
Nine Lives (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lust and dysfuntion come full circle in this collection of nine steamy scenes exploring gay life, sex, addition, drugs and HIV/AIDS as revealed by a latino pool boy, a television writer, a meth dealer and others. As one affair leads into another, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: gay, infidelity, coming out, hiv, support group, sex with a priest, lifestyle, couples, social relations, breakup, youth, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Role/Play (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A recently outed soap opera actor crosses paths with a recently divorced gay marriage activist, forcing them to confront the price of fame and the fickle nature of celebrity within the gay community.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, resort, lifestyle, couples, celebrity culture, romance, love and romance, desire for fame, gay interest, wedding, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: palm springs california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Between Love & Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A modern gay drama about falling in and out of love, and the rocky road in between.
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual, sincere
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, coming out, transsexual, prostitute, couples, gender, love and romance, family relations, breakup, young lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 3K
Futuro Beach (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Donato fails in his attempt to save a drowning man, and meets one of the man's friends. He decides to start his life over, but pieces of his past keep coming after him.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: gay, drowning, love and romance, travel, immigrants, gender, fall in love, family relations, society, tragedy, brother brother relationship, lifeguard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, brazil, portugal, berlin germany, northeast brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%