Movies like Wild Side 2004

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Wild Side (2004)
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Wild Side (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A transsexual who survives prostituting herself in Paris, returns – with her two male lovers in town – to her family home in the countryside to look after her dying mother.
Style: sentimental, serious, sexy, realistic, gloomy, sexual, contemplative
Plot: prostitute, transsexual, lgbt, gay, friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, parents and children, love and romance, society, social misfits, gender, polyamory, prostitution, death of mother, lgbtq, transvestite, open relationship, polygamy, gay interest, family relations, parent child relationship, eroticism, soldier, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france

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Most similar movies to Wild Side

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and sexy films with plots about lgbt, gay, love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians, male nudity and gay kiss mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Wild Side: Like a Brother (2005), Lost in Paradise (2011), Close to Leo (2002), Coming Out (1989), Antarctica (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
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Like a Brother (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings
Style: homoerotic, serious, realistic, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, pre-teens
Plot: gay, friendship, gay sex, gay interest, gay straight relations, gay relationship, father son relationship, gay erotica, erection, friendship between men, gay club, male masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, europe, france
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100%
Lost in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Khoi, a naive twenty-year-old, travels to Ho Chi Minh City from the countryside to begin a new life. It's his first time in the big city and he's looking for a place to live. He befriends Dong, a handsome extrovert who offers to share his ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, prostitute, gay asian, gays and lesbians, love affair, gay relationship, gay hustler, pimp, mentally challenged, theft, friends, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vietnam, saigon, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 1K
Close to Leo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When 21 year-old Leo, the oldest of four brothers, announces to his rural French family that he's HIV+, his family quickly rallys around him. Leo travels to Paris with his youngst brother Marcel for treatment. When Leo tries to push his brother ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, touching, queer cinema
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: youth, coming out, gay, gays and lesbians, friendship, brother brother relationship, boy, coming of age, tragic hero, hiv, lgbt, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 2K
Coming Out (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Reportedly the first film to come out of East Germany to deal openly with gay issues. Philipp, a closeted teacher is dating a female collegue to keep up appearances. One night, by 'accident' he stumbles into a gay bar, meets and promptly ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gay cruising, gays and lesbians, love triangle, gay teenager, lgbtq, sexuality, teacher, gay relationship, erotica, boys love ...
Time: 80s
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, germany, europe, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.9
 821
Antarctica (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in Tel Aviv, focuses on an interconnected group of friends and their various relationships. At the center is the adorably bookish Omer, about to turn 30, who still hasn't found himself, and his free-spirited best friend Miki, who both end ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, family relations, hopes, introspection, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, dancer, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tel aviv israel, israel, tel aviv, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 5K
Come Undone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 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: emotional, touching, meditative, lyrical, sexy ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, depression, suicide attempt, male nudity, beach, teenage life, first gay sexual experience, gay teenager, youth, dysfunctional family, love affair, gay romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, south of france, europe, italy, brittany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 3K
Strapped (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A routine trick propels a tall, dark, cynical hustler into a series of life-changing encounters in this drama. But this amicable and sexually efficient rent boy begins to look at himself differently when he finds himself lost in a maze-like ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, apartment building, prostitution, gay hustler, sexual perversion, gays and lesbians, lgbt, prostitute, male prostitute, loneliness, changing lives, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 7K
My Mother (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Portugal, Austria, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on George Bataille's posthumous and controversial novel: When his father dies, a young man is introduced by his attractive, amoral mother to a world of hedonism and depravity.
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexual, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: mother son incest, mother son relationship, incest, depravity, nude beach, sexual promiscuity, lust, dominatrix, sexual relations, parents and children, exhibitionism, nightclub ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canary islands, europe, spain, nice france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 5.4
 363
To the Extreme (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rich, bisexual Thomas makes his way through a swath of lovers of both sexes in Paris. His parents have died, and he doesn't have to work to earn a living, so his days are bacchanalia-filled affairs that run into each other in a hazy bliss. The ...
Style: emotional, psychological, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: threesome, mate swapping, introspection, lgbt, child custody, lifestyle, gay sex, adoption, moral dilemma, love affair, infidelity, strong sexual content ...
Time: future
Place: paris france, france, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
I Dreamt Under the Water (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Antoine, a handsome boy in his 20s, falls for a straight best friend who does not reciprocate, and being a junkie exits the film quite early. Enter a girl, who seems to make him happy again, after he has tried living as a rent boy with men, having ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gay, unrequited love, transsexual, prostitute, love triangle, self discovery, nightlife, lifestyle, bisexual man, obsession, fall in love, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 750
Going South (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the summer, 27 year-old Sam drives towards the south of France in his Ford. He meets Matthieu and his sister Léa and takes them along in his apparently aimless journey. Matthieu has a crush on Sam and tries to seduce him. Léa is a beautiful, ...
Style: road movie, captivating, realistic, serious, erotic ...
Plot: sex, ocean, striptease, gays and lesbians, friends, obsessive quest, friendship, love affair, family problems, love and romance, intrigue, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Before I Forget (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A portrait of a 58-year-old man battling his inner demons on the search for self-discovery.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, self discovery, unfulfillment, love and romance, couples, coming out, transsexual, gender, life is a bitch, artists and showbiz, aging, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay love, romance, coming out, gays and lesbians, lgbt, love and romance, homecoming, gender, couples, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tunisia, france, paris france, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sex of the Angels (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carla and Bruno believe they have answers for everything until Rai appears in their lives, an attractive and mysterious young who lives outside the rules. In this story about love and friendship, boundaries dissolve by the rhythm of funky and break ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, touching, erotic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, polyamory, gay relationship, homosexual, bisexual man, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, love triangle, threesome, first gay sexual experience, sexual attraction, gay sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.2
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The Seminarian (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. ...
Style: semi serious, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, love and romance, society, couples, religions or cults, fall in love, unfulfillment, gender, school, parents and children, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: emotional, sincere, sentimental, touching, erotic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, self discovery, fall in love, blind woman, youth, couples, couple relations, friendship, teenage life, prostitute, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, southern california, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 399
Nine Lives (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lust and dysfuntion come full circle in this collection of nine steamy scenes exploring gay life, sex, addition, drugs and HIV/AIDS as revealed by a latino pool boy, a television writer, a meth dealer and others. As one affair leads into another, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, sex with a priest, infidelity, hiv, coming out, support group, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, couples, social relations, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, serious, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, lgbt, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay slur, love and romance, gay relationship, fall in love, couples, gay love, male homosexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Last Match (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Cuba
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Cuba is not a country for young gays. Teen rent boy Reinier falls in love with a mate in the slum soccer field at their neighbourhood in Havana. Although obsessed with moneymaking to hold up his baby, teen wife and wife's granma, gambler ...
Style: homoerotic, realistic, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, male prostitution, gay relationship, gay love, lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay sex, gay latino, rent boy, love and romance, lgbtq, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, havana cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Grande école (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Paul and Agnes have been going out for quite a while and Agnes is shocked to learn that he'd rather live with two roommates on campus than move in with her. As soon as he meets one of his roommates, Louis-Anault, Paul's behavior changes - ...
Style: sexy, psychological, serious, sincere, erotic ...
Plot: gay, coming out, male nudity, gay love, homosexuality, lgbt, love triangle, teenage life, lifestyle, seduction, college life, youth ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.7
 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: serious, touching, sentimental, sincere, sexy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming of age, coming out, lgbt, lifestyle, fall in love, friendship, teenage life, self discovery, romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 964
Bishonen (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Stephen Fung and Daniel Wu play a male prostitute and policeman who fall in love with tragic consequences. Partly inspired by a notorious real-life scandal in which porn photos of Hong Kong policemen - in (and out of) uniform - were found in the ...
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: male prostitute, male prostitution, gay, lgbt, lgbtq, police, lgbt teen, gay interest, looking for love, fall in love, teenage life, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 693
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: semi serious, realistic, emotional, captivating, art house ...
Plot: gay, best friend, unrequited love, teenage love, social relations, unfulfilled love, youth, society, lifestyle, high school, lgbt, homosexuality ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, touching, realistic, emotional, avant garde ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gender, gay, transsexual, male nudity, lgbt, gays and lesbians, sexuality, misfit, couples, fall in love, looking for love, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Man of My Life (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A man vacationing in the country with his wife and children finds ideas he has of himself unexpectedly challenged in director Zabou Breitman's intimate drama.
Style: realistic, emotional, sexy, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: gay, love triangle, love affair, moral dilemma, couples, crumbling marriage, midlife crisis, family problems, love and romance, unfulfillment, gender, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 877
Time to Spare (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Molly, the 21 year-old sister of Maarten, departs the family home, she leaves her older brother with empty nest syndrome. But it also opens up new opportunities for him, such as the possibility to explore his love for Arthur, a closet gay. ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional
Plot: gay, leaving home, couple relations, love triangle, couples, family relations, gender, life is a bitch, fall in love, siblings relations, male female relationship, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 2K
Redwoods (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Both original and incredibly romantic, Redwoods tells the story of an already-partnered man whose love is tested when a mysterious drifter passes through his small Northern California town.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, romance, gay couple, gay relationship, gay sex, gays and lesbians, couples, breakup, secret, lifestyle, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
We Were One Man (1979)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: During the final days of World War II, a simple French peasant rescues a wounded German soldier and nurses him back to health. As their playful camaraderie grows, two young men who should be enemies begin to bond in ways neither thought possible.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, world war two, lgbtq, lgbt teen, soldier, male homosexuality, friends, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, opposites attract ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 934
Ander (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A love story between a Basque farmer and a Peruvian immigrant.
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay love, forbidden love, lgbt, immigrants, farmer, gay romance, self discovery, fall in love, dull life, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 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: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, male prostitution, drug abuse, male prostitute, lgbt, addiction, coming out, lifestyle, love and romance, fish out of water, gay culture, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, illinois, california, usa, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%