Movies like Soldier's Girl

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Soldier's Girl (2003)
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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 misunderstood by fellow soldiers and eventually leads to his brutal death.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, gays and lesbians, nightclub, gender bending, military base, fall in love, romance, soldier, gender, murder, love and romance, buddies, gay slur, couples, infantrymen, rules and policies, friendship, love affair, gay soldier, tragic love, dog, gay, party, violence, military ...
Time: contemporary
Place: kansas, kentucky, missouri, tennessee, saudi arabia

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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 love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians, couples, gay, kiss and homosexual mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Soldier's Girl: Brokeback Mountain (2005), Somersault (2004), Boys Don't Cry (1999), Romeos (2011), The Danish Girl (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sexy, touching, captivating ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, homosexuality, forbidden love, tragic love, gay relationship, homosexual, cowboy, love and romance, male nudity, introspection, unlikely couple, love affair ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 80s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: usa, wyoming, texas, mexico
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Somersault (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian teenager Heidi is left with little choice but to leave home after she's caught red-handed with her mother's boyfriend. With few options, Heidi ends up in Jindabyne, a tourist community. Upon meeting Joe at a bar, she pursues a ...
Style: psychological, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: self discovery, coming of age, teenage life, teenager, love and romance, youth, couples, friendship, gas station, romance, runaway teen, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
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100%
 7.6
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Boys Don't Cry (1999)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Style: bleak, touching, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: transsexual, hidden identity, gender bending, rape, tragic love, small town, gender, sexuality, friendship, disguise, gay slur, romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa
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41%
 6.8
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Romeos (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 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: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, gender bending, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gay, self discovery, youth, best friends, love affair, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Danish Girl (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, touching, heartbreaking ...
Plot: transsexual, lgbt, art, couple relations, painter, artist, gays and lesbians, painting, gender, society, love and romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark, paris france ...
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26%
The Christine Jorgensen Story (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: I couldn't live in a man's body!
Style: serious, sexual, touching, realistic
Plot: transsexual, gender, prostitute, mentally challenged, doctors and patients, gender bending, fall in love, gays and lesbians, soldier, journalism, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark
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25%
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Burning Blue (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following two fatal aircraft accidents aboard an Aircraft Carrier, a government agent is placed aboard the ship. His mission is to determine what may be at the root of these mishaps and prevent the inevitable third chain breaking accident which ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual, captivating
Plot: gays and lesbians, romance, forbidden love, military life, love and romance, military, gender, soldier, against the rules, couple relations, friendship, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Open (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: OPEN is a hallucinogenic journey through gender, identity, the body, love and how those can be shared by two people. The film consists of interlocking stories lines- the first about two transwomen in a pandrogynous relationship in which they ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, gays and lesbians, transsexuality, human nature, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, gender bending, hopes, couples, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, minneapolis minnesota, minnesota
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25%
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Mercy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young novelist tries to write about love, but realizes he will first need some real-life experience before taking on the subject.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: womanizer, romance, writer's life, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, young lovers, self discovery, singleness, unfulfillment, couples, friends ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, serious, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: gay, soldier, israeli, gay relationship, military, romance, gays and lesbians, military base, military service, friendship, unlikely couple, forbidden love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Laurence Anyways (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 168 min.
Story: The story of an impossible love between a woman named Fred and a transgender woman named Laurence who reveals her inner desire to become her true self: a woman.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: transsexual, impossible love, couple relations, romance, family, gay, homosexuality, social issues, lgbt, gender, love and romance, couples ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: montreal quebec, quebec
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22%
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: bleak, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: gender, gays and lesbians, gay, transsexual, strong sexual content, urban, social misfits, gay relationship, lgbt, transsexuality, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
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22%
The Mudge Boy (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Duncan Mudge, mid-teens, lives apart from his rural world populated by his distant father and rough local kids. His main companionship is a chicken left after his mother's death until the neighbor's son befriends him.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: coming of age, misfit, chicken, gay sex, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, small town, dealing with death, bullying, parents and children, teenage life, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Circuit (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: John is an ex-cop who leaves small-town life and provincial attitudes behind for a new existence in West Hollywood. As he seeks an open, accepting gay life, John is introduced to the fast-paced Circuit Party scene, featuring beautiful people and a ...
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: gays and lesbians, sex, party, addiction, coming out, nightclub, drug abuse, prostitute, disco, hollywood, transsexual, gay culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, illinois, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Prayers for Bobby (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, tragic event, homosexual, suicide, christianity, lgbt, parents and children, society, life is a bitch, family problems, grief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san francisco, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Charlotte Sometimes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young roommate.
Style: serious, sexual, erotic, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, fall in love, gays and lesbians, romance, young lovers, crumbling marriage, couple relations, destructive relationship, forbidden love, infidelity, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Bangkok Love Story (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steamy Thai nights provide the backdrop for unbridled romance, crime and action as two men unexpectedly brave forbidden love. Maek, a cold assassin-for-hire, is sent to knock off Iht, a police informant, when in a twist of fate the killer is shot ...
Style: emotional, sexual, tense, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, gays and lesbians, friendship, love and romance, gender, buddies, love affair, destiny, religions or cults, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, gay, coming out, romance, suburbs, family life, gays and lesbians, prostitute, innocence lost, self discovery, couple relations, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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21%
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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, tense, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming out, strong sexual content, infidelity, love affair, gender, lgbt, gay, love and romance, fall in love, couples ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Love the Hard Way (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Claire, a brilliant student, seeks answers to the meaning of life in the calm of her biology laboratory. One day, she meets a mysterious young man, Jack, at the cinema, and is intrigued by his style, assurance and audacity. Apart from his artistic ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: love affair, opposites attract, couples, crime, love and romance, neo noir, cons and scams, student life, fall in love, crimes, dishonesty, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Being at Home with Claude (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's hard to review this movie without giving anything away. Suffice it to say that it depicts the crime of one member of a gay male relationship and the desperate struggle for the lead character to make those around him understand the reason ...
Style: sexual, talky, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: murder, coming out, gays and lesbians, police station, legal investigation, mystery, mind game, destructive relationship, love affair, sexual relations, tragic love, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, montreal quebec, quebec
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20%
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, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: aids, friendship, transsexual, infidelity, gays and lesbians, family, gay relationship, love and romance, couples, friends, dealing with death, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: milan italy, istanbul turkey, rome italy, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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A Soap (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 32-year-old Charlotte could have it all, but she doesn´t want any of it. When she moves away from her boyfriend, she happens to become the upstairs neighbour of the transsexual Veronica. Veronica prefers to keep to herself with her little dog and a ...
Style: semi serious, enigmatic, rough, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, romance, gays and lesbians, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, couples, gender, society, lifestyle, self loathing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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XXY (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex, an intersexed 15-year-old, is living as a girl, but she and her family begin to wonder whether she's emotionally a boy when another teenager's sexual advances bring the issue to a head. As Alex faces a final decision regarding her ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual abuse, youth, teenage love, sexual exploration, gender, teenage life, life is a bitch, family in crisis, small town life, innocence lost, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, argentina, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Private Romeo (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Romeo and Juliet has never been more provocative than in this contemporary all-boy staging. Writer/director Alan Brown transfers the setting from fair Verona to a high school military campus where a small group of boys from rival schools act out the ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, gym, cadet, kiss, uniform, forbidden love, romance, tragic love, true love, gender, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Harry + Max (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two brothers, 23 and 16, who are both teen idols, come to terms with their dysfunctional family past and deep affection for each other.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, romance, musician's life, transsexual, siblings relations, teenage life, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, sexual relations, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ 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, emotional, serious, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, gay, couples, love and romance, fall in love, kiss, lifestyle, secret love, partnership, teenage crush ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
In This Tricky Life (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Uruguay, Argentina, Cuba, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Montevideo, Uruguay. In this comedic drama, Elisa, 27, dreams of opening her own hairdressing salon in one of the rich districts of the Uruguayan capital. A bit of a rebel, one day Elisa moves out of her mother's house with her two children and ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, transsexual, infidelity, gays and lesbians, store, social misfits, womanizer, downfall, redemption, looking for love, down on your luck, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain, uruguay, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Midnight Dancers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brothers Joel (Alex Del Rosario), Dennis (Grandong Cervantes) and Sonny (Lawrence David) work together as dancers at a low-rent gay bar in downtown Manila, in the Philippines. Despite his mother's pleas, Sonny decides to quit college to work ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, sexual, neorealism ...
Plot: disco, nightclub, university, gang, prostitute, gays and lesbians, social misfits, transsexual, urban ghetto, sexual abuse, siblings relations, college ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, japan, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Denied (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Troy, a former high school team captain, was used to living with everything thrown at his feet. Things get a little rocky when Troy's love for his slacker best friend Merrick also becomes a personal inner struggle. His affair with Merrick ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, gloomy, realistic
Plot: coming out, high school, coming of age, gays and lesbians, small town, transsexual, sexual relations, teachers and students, teenage love, gender bending, small town life, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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