Movies and TV shows like The L Word

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The L Word (2004)
 7.6
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The L Word (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
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, sexy, erotic, sentimental, touching, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, lesbian sex, love triangle, seduction, lesbian mother, sexual activity, female friendship, female protagonist, infidelity, closeted homosexual, cafe, sexual awakening, love and romance, looking for love, lovers, friendship, gay, older woman younger man relationship, lgbtq, sexual attraction ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
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, erotic and queer cinema films and TV series with plots about lesbian, lgbt, lgbtq, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gender and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The L Word: Lip Service (2010), Queer as Folk (1999), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), I Can't Think Straight (2008), Elena Undone (2010). 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, semi serious, sexy, sincere, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbianism, ex couple relations, love triangle, love and romance, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, lovers, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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, touching, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian, gays and lesbians, female friendship, lifestyle, lesbian love, gay, lgbtq, love and romance, family relations, women in society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
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93%
 8.4
 21K
Queer as Folk (1999)
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: sexual, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, homosexual, homosexuality, gay love, gay relationship, lesbian, age difference, gay sex, friendship, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: erotic, sexy, sexual, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian teen, lesbianism, sex, coming of age, youth, sexuality, strong sexual content, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: semi serious, touching, realistic, sincere, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian sex, coming out, gays and lesbians, self discovery, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, europe, london, jordan
⇓ 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: touching, sexual, captivating, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian couple, lesbian mother, coming out, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, family problems, fall in love, crumbling marriage, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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: erotic, touching, emotional, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, forbidden love, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, teachers and students, school, love affair, lesbianism, lesbian sex, teacher student relationship, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: melbourne australia, australia
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100%
 5.8
 5K
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: sexual, touching, sexy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian couple, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, teacher student relationship, college, love, strong female presence, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: realistic, sincere, serious, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, teenage life, coming out, lesbian teen, teenage love, struggle, youth, gays and lesbians, reconciliation, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: touching, sexy, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, self discovery, first lesbian experience, prostitute, lesbian interest, lesbian mother, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 11K
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, erotic ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, coming out, female orgasm, love and romance, romance, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, europe, spain, eastern europe, barcelona ...
⇓ 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, sexy, romantic, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian romance, erotica, lesbian lover, love affair, female orgasm ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: romantic, sexy, sentimental, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lesbian romance, love triangle, coming out, lesbian couple, love affair, gays and lesbians, couple relations, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 128K
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: sexy, emotional, serious, erotic, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, forbidden love, lesbian romance, older woman younger woman relationship, age difference, women, gays and lesbians, lesbian sex, road trip ...
Time: 50s, year 1952, year 1953, 20th century
Place: new york, chicago illinois, manhattan new york city, usa
⇓ 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: humorous, clever, realistic, erotic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, prison life, women in prison, life turned upside down, prison, strong female character, women's prison, lesbian romance, gender, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york state, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: captivating, disturbing, psychological, feminist film, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lgbt, lesbianism, lesbian bar, feminism, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, gender, lesbian love, woman, lesbian interest ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 28K
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, melancholic, touching, sincere ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, adoption, foster child, foster home, gays and lesbians, teenage life, lesbian mother, step siblings, troubled teen, lesbian relationship, adolescence, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, realistic, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, sexual relations, cross dressing, performer's life, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gender, fall in love, lesbian sex ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.3
 15K
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, sitcom, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, high school life, lesbian relationship, high school, best friends, youth, popularity, teenage life, gossip and rumors, friends, high school hunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
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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: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian love, sexual relations, lesbian relationship, sex scene, lesbian romance, lesbianism, love and romance, female masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, friendship, romance, gay, lgbt, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, lgbtq, jewish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 52K
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, teenage love, sexuality, forbidden love, first love, lesbian teen, gays and lesbians, coming of age, lgbt teen, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 18K
Ammonite (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 1840s England, an infamous fossil hunter and a young woman sent to convalesce by the sea develop an intense relationship, altering both of their lives forever.
Style: disturbing, realistic, intellectual, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbianism, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, female scientist, female protagonist, scientific discovery, scientist, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.3
 2K
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: serious, realistic, sincere, sexy, romantic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lgbt, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, forbidden love, tragic event, lesbianism, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 37K
Masters of Sex (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: William Masters and Virginia Johnson are real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality. Their research touched off the sexual revolution and took them from a midwestern teaching hospital to the cover of Time magazine and multiple appearances ...
Style: sexual, sexy, captivating, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: sex, strong sexual content, sexuality, sexual exploration, sexual relations, couple relations, infidelity, masturbation, sexual dysfunction, sex scene, sexual identity, workplace ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1956, 70s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, touching, sentimental, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, divorce, romance, self discovery, gender, gay, coming out, stereotypes, depression ...
Time: 50s, year 1959
Place: nevada, san francisco, usa
⇓ 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: semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, lesbian romance, lgbt, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, lesbian, sexual content, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 2K
Purple Sea (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, sexy, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbianism, gender, lesbian sex, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, village life, island, lesbian couple ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 11K
High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
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, emotional, sincere, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, photographer, addiction, lesbian relationship, sexuality, drug addiction, lesbian couple, love, lesbian romance, couples, art ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: sexy, semi serious, realistic, talky, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, lgbt, gender, lgbtq, gay straight relations, coming out, infidelity, homosexual, best friends, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, lifestyle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%