Movies and TV shows like The L Word

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The L Word (2004)
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The L Word (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of lesbian friends struggle with romance and careers in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, talky, sincere, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sentimental, touching, sexy, contemplative
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian mother, female friendship, love triangle, sexual activity, lovers, infidelity, lesbian sex, older woman younger man relationship, female protagonist, love and romance, looking for love, friendship, cafe, sexuality, coming out, lifestyle, sexual attraction, closeted homosexual, seduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa

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Most similar movies to The L Word

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual and touching films and TV series with plots about lesbian, love and romance, gender, lgbt, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The L Word: Lip Service (2010), Queer as Folk (2000), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), I Can't Think Straight (2008), South of Nowhere (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Lip Service (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lip Service was a British television serial drama portraying the lives of a group of lesbians living in Glasgow, Scotland. Production on the show, which stars Laura Fraser, Ruta Gedmintas and Fiona Button, began in summer 2009 in Glasgow. The show ...
Style: realistic, sexy, sincere, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lgbt, lovers, love triangle, lesbianism, ex couple relations, love and romance, sexual identity, gays and lesbians, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland, europe, saudi arabia, glasgow scotland
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The L Word: Generation Q (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In this sequel to The L Word, we continue to follow the intermingled lives of Bette Porter, Alice Pieszecki and Shane McCutcheon, along with a new generation of diverse, self-possessed LGBTQIA+ characters experiencing love, heartbreak, sex, setbacks ...
Style: romantic, sexy, sentimental, sincere, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lgbt, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, female friendship, lesbian, lifestyle, love and romance, family relations, election, women in society, female protagonist, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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Queer as Folk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay, gay love, gay relationship, homosexuality, homosexual, gender, gay sex, gay teenager, age difference, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, touching, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lovers, explicit sex, lgbt, coming of age, gender, sexuality, youth, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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I Can't Think Straight (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: I Can't Think Straight is a 2007 romance movie about a London-based Jordanian of Palestinian descent, Tala, who is preparing for an elaborate wedding. A turn of events causes her to have an affair and subsequently fall in love with another ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, coming out, self discovery, love and romance, romance, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, europe, middle east, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
South of Nowhere (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: South of Nowhere is an American teen drama television series created by Thomas W. Lynch. Aimed primarily at teenagers, it first aired on November 4, 2005 and was one of six original series on The N. The second half of the third and final season ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, humorous, captivating
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, teenage life, reconciliation, starting over, youth, society, lifestyle, struggle, coming out, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Elena Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: sexual, touching, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lgbt, lesbian mother, coming out, gays and lesbians, family problems, fall in love, crumbling marriage, lesbian sex, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Loving Annabelle (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school. Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. Sparks fly though when sexual chemistry appears between her and the Head of ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, semi serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, lgbt, forbidden love, teachers and students, lesbian sex, school, love affair, lesbianism, couples, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: melbourne australia, melbourne, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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A Perfect Ending (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: sexy, touching, sincere, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian interest, lesbian sex, lgbt, lesbian relationship, prostitute, strong sexual content, lesbian couple, first lesbian experience, self discovery, lesbian cunnilingus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Below Her Mouth (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An unexpected affair quickly escalates into a heart-stopping reality for two women whose passionate connection changes their lives forever.
Style: erotic, romantic, captivating, psychological
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian lover, erotica, lesbian interest, female orgasm ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Imagine Me & You (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During her wedding ceremony, Rachel notices Luce in the audience and feels instantly drawn to her. The two women become close friends, and when Rachel learns that Luce is a lesbian, she realizes that despite her happy marriage to Heck, she is ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, romantic, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, coming out, lgbt, gays and lesbians, love affair, lesbian couple, love triangle, couple relations, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bloomington (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A former child actress attends college in search of independence and ends up becoming romantically involved with a female professor. Their relationship thrives until an opportunity to return to acting forces her to make life-altering decisions.
Style: touching, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbian, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, college, lesbian sex, love and romance, love affair, strong female presence, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Faking It (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A romantic comedy about two best friends who love each other -- in slightly different ways. After numerous failed attempts to become popular, the girls are mistakenly outed as lesbians, which launches them to instant celebrity status. Seduced by ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, disturbing, light
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: lesbian, high school life, lgbt, lesbian relationship, best friends, popularity, youth, teenage life, high school, friends, female friendship, high school hunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Kiss Me (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mia (Ruth Vega Fernandez) and Frida (Liv Mjönes), both in their thirties, meet each other for the first time at their parents' engagement party. Mia's father, Lasse (Krister Henriksson), is about to get married to Frida's mother, ...
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, serious
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian love, lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, coming out, romance, love and romance, lesbian sex, engagement, female orgasm, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, spain, barcelona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Carol (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Australia
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, sexy, enigmatic ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, forbidden love, older woman younger woman relationship, lesbian love, impossible love, lesbian sex, age difference, gays and lesbians, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1953
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Fosters (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Stef Foster, a dedicated police officer, and her partner Lena Adams, a school vice principal, have built a close-knit, loving family with Stef's biological son from a previous marriage, Brandon, and their adopted twins, Mariana and Jesus. Their ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, melancholic, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gays and lesbians, foster child, foster home, lesbian mother, step siblings, lesbian, adoption, troubled teen, teenage life, blended family, family problems, supportive parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san diego california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: A crime she committed in her youthful past sends Piper Chapman to a women's prison, where she trades her comfortable New York life for one of unexpected camaraderie and conflict in an eccentric group of fellow inmates.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, mad, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, prison life, life turned upside down, prison, women in prison, gender, strong female character, lesbianism, perversion, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: touching, stylized, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian love, sexual relations, cross dressing, lesbian interest, performer's life, gays and lesbians, fall in love, lesbianism, lesbian relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The stories of three lesbian couples -- who live in the same house at different periods of time -- who are at a crossroads in their lives. In 1961, Edith loses her lover, Abby, to a stroke. Linda and Amy struggle with feminist issues in 1972. And, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, sexual, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, lgbt, lesbian couple, feminism, marijuana, feminist, gender, strong female presence, bittersweet, gay slur, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 21st century, 20th century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, sexy, serious, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian sex, sexual relations, lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, lesbian romance, lesbian love, lgbt, female masturbation, love and romance, sex scene, lesbian relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sugar Rush (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sugar Rush is an Emmy Award–winning British television comedy drama series developed by Shine Limited and broadcast by Channel 4, based on the Julie Burchill novel of the same name. It is centred around the life of a 15 year old lesbian Kim ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, romantic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian sex, swinger, love and romance, sexual attraction, teenage life, sexual relations, teenage love, sexuality, sexual activity, unsupportive parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, brighton, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Show Me Love (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Åmål is a small insignificant town where nothing ever happens, where the latest trends are out of date when they get there. Young Elin has a bit of a bad reputation when it comes to guys, but the fact is that she has never done *it*. Another girl ...
Style: sexual, touching, sentimental, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, teenage love, first love, lesbian relationship, lgbt teen, lgbt, gays and lesbians, small town, self discovery, coming out, fall in love, lesbian teen ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
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Eloise (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sensuous and ethereal story of two young women falling in love for the first time. Young, beautiful Àsia lies in a coma, her mother and boyfriend keeping constant vigil by her side. In flashback we see what led up to her accident, her life ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, gays and lesbians, lesbian couple, forbidden love, lesbian sex, love affair, lifestyle, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The stories of several colorful characters living in San Francisco. Based on the book by Armistead Maupin (A Man I Dreamt Up).
Style: humorous, offbeat, sentimental, witty, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, coming out, homosexual, gay, gender, marijuana, lifestyle, best friends, couple relations, city life, self discovery, love triangle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Desert Hearts (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.
Style: sexy, sentimental, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian sex, romance, lesbian romance, divorce, coming out, fall in love, love affair, couples, love and romance, gender ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, couple relations, love triangle, gender, lifestyle, romance, best friends, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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100%
The Sea Purple (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in ...
Style: serious, touching, disturbing, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, village life, forbidden love, island, family relations, gays and lesbians, gender, village ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexy, sincere, emotional, sexual, depressing ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, photographer, lesbian couple, addiction, human nature, love affair, drugs/alcohol, couples, sexuality, heroin, lesbian romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Summer of Love (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.
Style: psychological, sincere, melancholic, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lgbt, siblings relations, teenage life, fall in love, countryside, gays and lesbians, friendship, summer, tomboy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: yorkshire, england, northern england, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Claire of the Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Claire of the Moon is set in the 1990s in the Pacific Northwest. Claire Jabrowski, a famous heterosexual author, decides to attend a retreat for all-female writers. Claire's rommate at the retreat is Dr. Noel Benedict, author of a book called ...
Style: sexual, sexy, talky, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, lesbian relationship, coming out, love triangle, sexual relations, love affair, friendship, couples, friends, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%