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North Sea Texas (2011)
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North Sea Texas (2011)
Original name: Noordzee, Texas
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pim lives in a run-down house in a dead-end street somewhere on the Flanders coast, together with his mother Yvette Bulteel. Life here smells of cold French fries, cheap cigarettes, vermouth and stale beer. Mother Yvette uses her friend Etienne, with his lousy grey Fiat, as a driver for the nights she has to “perform”. As a kid Pim dreams of a better life, imagining princesses and beauty queens. But when Pim turns 16 he dreams of Gino, the handsome boy next door, instead. Ever since they were children there has been this tension between them. Now Gino is Pim’s motorcycling hero. Cold mockery, little humiliations and tiny bits of hope make up Pim’s life. No wonder he sometimes flees to his dream world.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: lgbt teen, gay teenager, coming of age, gay, first love, gay love, single parent, daydreamer, gays and lesbians, lgbt, village, youth, obsession, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, dull life, village life, gender, unfulfilled love, innocence lost, unfulfillment, social relations, teenage life, teenage love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: belgium, flanders, europe, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, sincere and serious films with plots about coming of age, gay, gay kiss, youth, gay teenager, friendship and love and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like North Sea Texas: The Way He Looks (2014), Boys (2014), You Are Not Alone (1978), Summer Storm (2004), Edge of Seventeen (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, coming out, lgbt, homosexuality, friendship, coming of age, gay couple, gays and lesbians, blindness, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 11K
Boys (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet 15-year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. ...
Style: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: gay teenager, gay, teenage love, friendship, coming of age, coming out, gay love, gays and lesbians, fall in love, youth, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
You Are Not Alone (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young teenager Bo (Anders Agensø) is too sensitive for the hothouse atmosphere of a boarding school run by a cold, unfeeling would-be man of the cloth (an uncharacteristically grim Ove Sprogøe). Lonely and scared, he finds a soul mate in the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sexual, realistic, serious
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, youth, coming of age, love and romance, teenage life, young lovers, school, couples, lifestyle, parents and children, boarding school life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 13K
Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, humorous, light, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gay, summer camp, friendship, gays and lesbians, youth, love triangle, gay teenager, teenagers, romance, teenage love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, coming of age, homosexuality, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, coming out, lgbt, self discovery, high school, friendship, first gay sexual experience ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Brazil, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
Style: sincere, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, gay teenager, first love, teenage boy, self discovery, summer, homosexuality, gay, gay love, gay lead character, gay kiss ...
Time: year 1983
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 4K
Heartstone (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A remote fishing village in Iceland. Teenage boys Thor and Christian experience a turbulent summer as one tries to win the heart of a girl while the other discovers new feelings toward his best friend. When summer ends and the harsh nature of ...
Style: epic
Audience: kids
Plot: bed wetting, gay teenager, male male kiss, friendship, gay, teenage boy, coming of age, gay son, unrequited love, first love, summer, lgbt teen ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death and departure.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, coming of age, friendship, discrimination, pregnancy, locket, first love, kids in trouble, family relations, social relations, friends ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, lgbt teen, gay teenager, sexuality, friendship, teenage love, lgbt, homosexual, gays and lesbians, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
From Beginning to End (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers develop a very close relationship as they are growing up in an idyllic and happy family. When they are young adults their relationship becomes very intimate, romantic, and sexual.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: romance, passionate interest, gay, forbidden love, lovers apart, incest, family problems, youth, parents and children, adolescence vs adulthood, gender, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, argentina, latin america, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Center of My World (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A strange family: 17-year-old Phil lives with his mother and twin sister in an old mansion on the outskirts of town. When he returns from summer camp, the mood in the mansion has soured somehow. Phil doesn’t worry about it, hanging out with his ...
Plot: gay teenager, lgbt, gay, gay son, coming of age, gay lead character, infatuation, gay sex, gay kiss, gay protagonist, male objectification, gay brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, touching, realistic, sincere
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, gay teenager, cadet, gym, lgbt, forbidden love, young lovers, true love, gender, romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, depression, beach, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, romance, coming of age, dysfunctional family, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, frankfurt germany, france, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A coming-of-age story based on the best-selling novel by Stephen Chbosky, which follows 15-year-old freshman Charlie, an endearing and naive outsider who is taken under the wings of two seniors. A moving tale of love, loss, fear and hope - and the ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, talky, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, teenage love, teenage life, first love, friendship, high school life, adolescence, friends, social misfits, high school, teenagers, classmates ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Three Dancing Slaves (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Annecy is no tourist destination for three working-class Algerian brothers and their father, in the months after their mother has died. Marc is deeply troubled: he tries to stiff drug dealers and then plots revenge. Christophe is released from jail, ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: transsexual, dysfunctional family, coming of age, working class, drug dealing, slave, algerian, gays and lesbians, vengeance, family relations, martial arts, redemption ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: emotional, serious, touching, disturbing, gloomy ...
Plot: coming of age, misfit, gay sex, chicken, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, life is a bitch, love and romance, hopes, social misfits, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Best Friend (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty ...
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: gay teenager, gay, coming of age, teenage love, teen angst, lgbt, teenage sex, teenage boy, youth, friendship between boys, coming out, camp ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: gay, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay love, coming out, forbidden love, lgbt, love affair, strong sexual content, homosexuality, gay slur, fall in love ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.4
 1K
Glue (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A teenage summer in a small town in the desert, a dysfunctional family, a rock band, a can full of glue, two boys, one girl, loads of tongue kisses, dry heat, wind in Patagonia, existential angst... A teenage story in the middle of nowhere.
Style: realistic, touching, psychological, melancholic, semi serious
Plot: gay teenager, desert, coming of age, glue, youth, best friends, lifestyle, experimenting, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, teenage love, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, patagonia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 1K
Rock Haven (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The coastal California community of Rock Haven is the perfect place for cute eighteen-year-old Brady and his loving mother to begin a fresh start. Their mission: to spread the word of the Lord. But while roaming the beach one day, Brady meets ...
Style: touching, sexual, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay, friendship, beach, coming of age, church, gay relationship, christianity, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, gay love, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 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, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming out, coming of age, misfit, gender, society, addiction, prostitute, prom, lifestyle, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.5
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, gender, romance, youth, gay teenager, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
 2K
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: gay teenager, gay love, deportation, gay romance, teenager, gay, gays and lesbians, culture clash, youth, self discovery, urban, young lovers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 4K
Head On (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nineteen-year-old Ari confronts both his sexuality and his Greek family. Ari despises his once-beloved parents, former radical activists, for having entombed themselves in insular tradition. Ari is obsessed with gay sex, although he does make an ...
Style: sincere, touching, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, drug abuse, coming out, friendship, unemployment, racism, bisexuality, coming of age, family relations, friends, society, human nature ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: melbourne, australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Nico and Dani (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, sincere, sentimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, gay, friendship, masturbation, gay teenager, best friend, summer vacation, gays and lesbians, innocence lost, virginity, coming out, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.2
 5K
Being 17 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the ...
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, gay teenager, homosexuality, coming out, gay son, gay relationship, lgbt, bullying, in the closet, first love, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
You'll Get Over It (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Vincent finds himself a victim of outing in his high school, he must accept to live with the drastic changes it provokes, and redefine his relationships with his friends and family.
Style: touching, sincere, sexual, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, high school, love and romance, friendship, teenage love, teenage life, youth, high school life, lifestyle, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 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: sincere, psychological, serious, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual exploration, sexual abuse, youth, teenage love, gender, gender bending, life is a bitch, teenage life, social relations, small town life, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.1
 776
Full Speed (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A brief extract of four kids' lives somewhere in France. Quentin, who won a writers contest and now pays more attention to his career as an author than to his friends, beautiful Julie, his girl-friend, much more mature than she looks, falling ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: coming out, youth, friendship, betrayal, racism, love triangle, politics, coming of age, friends, teenage love, lifestyle, tragic love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, new york, algeria, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Journey of Jared Price (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "The Journey of Jared Price" is a gay-themed coming-of-age 2000 film written, produced and directed by Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black. Black won the Oscar award for Best Original Screenplay for "Milk". The Journey of ...
Style: sentimental, sexual, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: gay teenager, coming of age, gays and lesbians, couples, teenage life, friendship, golden years, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, small town life, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, southern california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%