Movies like Soldier's Girl

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Soldier's Girl (2003)
 7.9
 6K
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: sincere, gloomy, serious, emotional, realistic, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, gays and lesbians, nightclub, gender bending, soldier, gay slur, murder, love and romance, fall in love, couples, infantrymen, gender, buddies, military base, romance, rules and policies, friendship, friends, disability, tragic love, love affair, society, military life, dog, gay ...
Time: contemporary
Place: saudi arabia, kansas, kentucky, missouri, tennessee

Most similar movies to Soldier's Girl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sincere films with plots about love and romance, gender, gay, gays and lesbians, couples, homosexual and kiss 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 Christine Jorgensen Story (1970). 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, sexy, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, gay relationship, tragic love, homosexual, cowboy, love and romance, male nudity, gay slur, unlikely couple, lovers ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 80s, 70s, 60s ...
Place: usa, wyoming, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.8
 7K
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, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, self discovery, gas station, friendship, couples, teenage life, love and romance, youth, teenager, misfit, romance, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 86K
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: disturbing, touching, bleak, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, rape, hidden identity, tragic love, sexuality, friendship, small town, gender, disguise, gay slur, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 3K
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: emotional, sincere, serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, gender bending, love affair, gays and lesbians, friends, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life, love and romance, best friends, youth, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: realistic, serious, sexual, touching
Plot: gender, transsexual, prostitute, power relations, soldier, gender bending, fall in love, disorder, mentally challenged, doctors and patients, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 2K
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, captivating, sexual
Plot: gays and lesbians, friends, gender, military life, couples, disorder, romance, love and romance, couple relations, against the rules, unfulfillment, life turned upside down ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 139K
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, couple relations, art, gays and lesbians, painter, artist, love and romance, society, gender, life is a bitch, painting ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 1K
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: sincere, serious, gloomy, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: womanizer, young lovers, friends, writer's life, love and romance, romance, singleness, unfulfillment, lifestyle, self discovery, love affair, fall in love ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 104
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: thought provoking, realistic, atmospheric, sincere, serious ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gender bending, love affair, couples, hopes, love and romance, self discovery, human nature, introspection, misfit, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ 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, realistic, serious, sincere, touching ...
Plot: gay, soldier, military, gay relationship, romance, friendship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, sexism, couples, military life, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: touching, disturbing, gloomy, serious, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, misfit, chicken, gay sex, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, dangerous attraction, parents and children, social misfits, hopes, life is a bitch, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: serious, bleak, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gay, gays and lesbians, urban, society, misfit, social misfits, love and romance, looking for love, gender bending, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, psychological, gloomy, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, coming out, destructive relationship, unfulfillment, life turned upside down, gays and lesbians, love and romance, sexual relations, crimes, life is a bitch, mystery, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, quebec, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy
Plot: opposites attract, love affair, couples, student life, love and romance, crime, cons and scams, crimes, fall in love, dishonesty, college, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 185
After the Rain (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steph, an Afrikaner, struggles with his past and heritage in the new South Africa. When his girlfriend befriends a black South African man called Vusisizwe trouble brews.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: love triangle, soldier, society, friendship, love and romance, romance, friends, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage proposal, cross, rehearsal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 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: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, gay, coming out, love affair, strong sexual content, lgbt, infidelity, love and romance, fall in love, gay love, gay slur ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.5
 2K
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: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: coming of age, coming out, gay, gender, lifestyle, misfit, society, youth, self discovery, innocence lost, fall in love, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.2
 1K
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: captivating, sexual, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: prostitute, drug abuse, coming out, addiction, nightclub, party, sex, gays and lesbians, best friends, small town life, couples, gender bending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, illinois, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, gender, religions or cults, friends, friendship, dishonesty, buddies, love affair, couples, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: sincere, serious, realistic, sexy, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, youth, forbidden love, gender, young lovers, lifestyle, breakup, destructive relationship, infidelity, couples, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, emotional, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: aids, transsexual, friendship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, death in the family, love affair, couples, human nature, gender, understanding, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rome italy, milan italy, istanbul turkey, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, christianity, tragic event, homosexual, suicide, gay teenager, parents and children, life is a bitch, society, family problems, homosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco, california, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.6
 3K
All Over Me (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Claude and Ellen are best friends who live in a not-so-nice area of New York. They're involved in the subculture of 90s youth, complete with drugs, live music, and homophobia. All is changed one night when a violent and meaningless death rocks ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, youth, punk, best friend, friendship, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, love and romance, friends, drugs/alcohol, self discovery, urban ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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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: sexual, realistic, sincere, serious, neorealism ...
Plot: gang, university, nightclub, disco, prostitute, redemption, urban ghetto life, life is a bitch, social misfits, college, gender bending, couples ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: the philippines, japan, manila philippines, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.1
 15K
Infamous (2006)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While researching his book In Cold Blood, writer Truman Capote develops a close relationship with convicted murderers Dick Hickock and Perry Smith.
Style: sincere, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, murder, obsession, writer's life, friendship, research, crimes, human nature, gossip and rumors, fame, journalism, obsessive quest ...
Time: 1960s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, 1950s
Place: kansas, usa, manhattan new york city, mexico, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.2
 2K
Zenne Dancer (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A feature film about an unusual trio: DANIEL, a German photo-journalist in Istanbul without much knowledge about Middle Eastern values. CAN, a flamboyant, out and proud male belly dancer with lots of love and support from his family, and AHMET born ...
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, bleak, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, society, gender, haunted by the past, religions or cults, life is a bitch, family relations, gays and lesbians, love and romance, journalism, media, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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: serious, emotional, sincere, realistic
Plot: transsexual, impossible love, romance, gender, acceptance, rejection, follow your dream, couple relations, supportive spouse, confession, family disapproval, couples ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: montreal quebec, quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 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, gloomy, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: coming out, gay, depression, beach, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, family relations, sexual relations, fall in love, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 7.1
 12K
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: serious, sincere, disturbing, psychological, touching ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual abuse, youth, teenage love, sexual exploration, gender, life is a bitch, teenage life, small town life, couples, social relations, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
⇓ 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, couples, gay, fall in love, love and romance, lifestyle, gay slur, secret love, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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