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Big Bang Love, Juvenile A (2006)
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Big Bang Love, Juvenile A (2006)
Original name: 46億年の恋
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Big Bang Love tells the story of two young prisoners from different backgrounds whose bond transcends their pasts. This stunning, imaginative film has been adapted from Masaki Ato's homoerotic graphic novel. Two beautiful young men become lovers in jail until one kills again. As they open their hearts to each other, life around them dissolves between the real world with a murder mystery and a surreal journey filled with images of a primitive past and an ambiguous future.
Style: rough, serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, surreal, art house, avant garde, queer cinema
Plot: prison, murder, gays and lesbians, friendship, prison life, investigation, gay, murder investigation, lgbt, surrealism, lgbtq, gay interest, boys love, pyramid, avant-garde, homoeroticism, crimes, violence, spacecraft, male nudity, dream, bartender, homosexuality, tattoo, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and disturbing films with plots about gay, murder, crimes, lgbt, deadly, gays and lesbians and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Big Bang Love, Juvenile A: Cal (2013), Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010), Fast-Walking (1982), Tucked Away (2007), K-11 (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Cal (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Twenty-year-old Cal returns from France to Britain after receiving news that his mother is ill. His finds his home city of Bristol facing hard economic times brought on by the global economic crisis, with poverty and crime on the rise and rioting ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, erotic, tense ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, love affair, crimes, society, life is a bitch, gay interest, coming of age, age difference, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police Chief Jesse Stone, who was suspended by the Paradise, Mass. Town Council, begins moonlighting for his friend, State Homicide Commander Healy, by investigating a series of murders in Boston, leaving Rose and Suitcase to handle a crime spree in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, law enforcement, investigation, police investigation, crimes, small town, murder investigation, serial killer, police officer, mystery, hit and run, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, new england
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Fast-Walking (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A dirty corrections officer gets involved in a murder plot involving one of the inmates.
Style: political, suspense, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Plot: prison, woman with a gun, murder, corrupt, revolutionary, security guard, escape, stoners, militant, confined, crimes, unlikely partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.3
 28
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, murder, secret, abusive father, aging, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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K-11 (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Raymond Saxx Jr., a powerful record producer, wakes from a drug-induced blackout to find himself locked up and classified "K-11." Plunged into a nightmarish world ruled by a transsexual diva named Mousey, Raymond is truly a fish out of ...
Style: psychological, serious, rough, bleak, tense ...
Plot: prison life, prison, confined, fish out of water, hopes, gender, violence, transsexual, gays and lesbians, gay, sex maniac, cocaine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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70%
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Out of Hand (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sebastian and Paul are two bored boys about 16 years of age. They drink alcohol, steal - and attend a private school. They can't find a sense of meaning in their present adolescent existence. They abduct Sonja and lock her in an old, abandoned ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Plot: gay, lgbt, abduction, teenage life, crimes, youth, hostage, coming of age, friendship, kidnapping, missing person, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe, new york, philadelphia
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67%
Pink Narcissus (1971)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An erotic poem set in the fantasies of a young male prostitute.
Style: surreal, touching, stylized, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay interest, male nudity, homosexuality, narcissism, matador, gay, lgbt, biker, sex slave, camp, butterfly, erotica ...
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Night Flight (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Three teenage boys who were once close friends grow apart when they reach high school: Yong-ju lives hiding his true gender identity, Gi-woong becomes the leader of the school gang, and Gi-taek an obsessive manga fan. Tired of the constant malicious ...
Style: touching, serious, psychological, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay interest, manipulation, friendship, teenage life, betrayal, youth, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, lgbtq, boys love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul
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65%
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Frisk (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A first person narrative of a gay serial killer explores violence, sexuality, and imagination.
Style: disturbing, sexy, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: gay, serial killer, lgbt, lgbtq, gay erotica, fetish, bondage, male prostitution, male nudity, sadism, psychopath, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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 379
Transfixed (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: transsexual, serial killer, prostitute, amateur detective, investigation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, police investigation, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, dishonesty, sexual murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Funeral Parade of Roses (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A feverish collision of avant-garde aesthetics and grind-house shocks, Funeral Parade of Roses takes us on an electrifying journey into the nether-regions of the late-’60s Tokyo underworld. In Toshio Matsumoto’s controversial debut feature, ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, psychedelic, art house, mind bending ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay bar, transvestite, lgbtq, surrealism, prostitution, trippy, homosexual, oedipus complex, suicide, male nudity ...
Time: 60s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Matthew Shepard Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a senseless act of hatred, openly gay college student Matthew Shepard was murdered in 1998. This critically-acclaimed, moving film recounts the final days of Matthew's killers' trial—and the weeks leading to Matthew's ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, bleak, queer cinema
Plot: gay slur, lgbt, gay lead character, gay bashing, gay, gays and lesbians, murder, hate crime, courtroom drama, social decay, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998
Place: wyoming, usa
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56%
That Beautiful Somewhere (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detective teams up with a young female archaeologist to unravel the mysterious death of a 'bog body' found in a native swamp rumoured to have curative powers. It is the story of two wounded souls searching for healing and redemption
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, serious ...
Plot: swamp, redemption, investigation, mystery, police detective, law enforcement, rivalry, opposites attract, crimes, murder, female corpse, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Day Break (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Since the Islamic Revolution in Iran, capital punishment is carried out according to Islamic law, which gives the family of the victim ownership of the offender's life. Day Break - based on a compilation of true stories and shot inside ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, death row, prison life, confined, pardon, society, legal, life is a bitch, injustice, legal action, law enforcement, forgiveness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Speechless (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A guy is found by the police swimming naked. He can't, or refuses to, speak and is sent to a hospital. Since no diagnosis can be made, he will be transferred to a mental hospital, when his male nurse decides to take another route. Slowly the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, unusual plot structure, homoerotic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, mental institution, gays and lesbians, small town life, small town, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, foreigner, homoeroticism, gay love, boys love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Jailbait (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Randy commits a crime that would normally get him probation and a hefty fine, but in the "three-strikes" world of justice, he finds himself locked up for 25 years. His cellmate Jake is a congenial yet remorseless lifer who casually informs ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: prison, gay, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, power relations, prison life, confined, fighting the system, going straight, sexual abuse, murder, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Fuehrer Ex (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ingo Hasselbach, whose parents were Communist Party members in East Germany during his childhood, has lived at both ends of the political seesaw. The question of how people reach a change of heart is a profound one; Hasselbach describes the external ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, realistic ...
Plot: prison, fascism, berlin wall, friendship, teenage boy, jail, racism, moral dilemma, politics, escape, prison life, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: german democratic republic, germany, europe, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Sebastian (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this thoughtful Scandinavian drama, a teenage boy wrestles with his sexuality and learns that most of his deepest fears were unfounded. Sebastian is almost 17 when he figures out that he is a homosexual. Though he lives with wonderful, stable ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: lgbt, gay, lgbtq, boys love, coming of age, coming out, fall in love, gay subtext, gay interest, best friends, love and romance, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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48%
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From the Life of the Marionettes (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Made during Bergman's tax-related exile in Germany, the film continues the story of Katarina and Peter Egermann, the feuding, childless, professional couple who appear in one episode of "Scenes From A Marriage." After Peter ...
Style: disturbing, art house, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: lgbt, prostitution, death, dream, psychiatry, art, women, murder, gay slur, prostitute, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Nightmare Detective (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three people in Tokyo take a surreal voyage of self-discovery through memory and nightmares. "O" intends suicide while talking on a cell-phone with a stranger he meets on line who plans a simultaneous suicide. Events take a horrifying ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, inspirational ...
Plot: nightmare, serial killer, police investigation, mind game, supernatural, murder, mystery, rivalry, crimes, supernatural ability, psychopath, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Dark Places (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Keri Walker is a drug-addicted prostitute who ends up killing her latest john in self-defense. She finds shelter at a place run by a couple who find pleasure in others' pain. The haven house turns into a hell house and Keri must do whatever she ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, life is a bitch, crimes, addiction, drug abuse, sexual relations, couples, gay, drugs, death, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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American Translation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A sexually ambiguous Frenchman tours his native countryside with his naive American lover in pursuit of the ultimate thrill. From the moment they meet, brooding Chris (Pierre Perrier) and the beautiful Aurore (Lizzie Brocherè) fall instantly and ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: threesome, serial killer, young lovers, gay, love affair, crimes, murder, destructive relationship, couples, romance, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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46%
Our Grand Despair (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The peaceful cohabitation of two 30-something bachelors is disrupted when they both fall in love with the charming young woman who moves in with them.
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, partners, fall in love, bittersweet, lifestyle, buddies, love and romance, romance, gay, lgbt, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Wild Awakening (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Toni and Emma are brother and sister who owns a stable farm. Ramon and his son, Aaron works for them. Toni is openly gay and loves to party, Emma has a crush on Aaron who is a closeted gay who is afraid that his father might find out, but his father ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, psychological, homoerotic ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, gay sex, murder, gay interest, farm, lgbt, couples, male objectification, sex scene, birthday party, police ...
Time: contemporary
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In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, dangerous attraction, crimes, dishonesty, couples, murder, suspicion, psychology, infidelity, female nudity, veterinarian, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
She's One of Us (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the start, Christine Blanc is a temp, her boyfriend has gone. Near the story's end, she's been offered a steady job, she has a fiancé, other men seem interested in her, she's passed her driving test, and, after she wins 1000 Euros ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, friendship, workplace, investigation, police detective, workplace romance, love and romance, crimes, social misfits, couples, misfit, businesswoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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43%
Phantom Images (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A filmmaker continues shooting his film after his funding is pulled.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gender, gays and lesbians, dying, filmmaking, male nudity, filmmaker, gay lead character, gay sex, race, morphine, gay interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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43%
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Cremaster 3 (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: CREMASTER 3 (2002) is set in New York City and narrates the construction of the Chrysler Building, which is in itself a character - host to inner, antagonistic forces at play for access to the process of (spiritual) transcendence. These factions ...
Style: surreal, mind bending, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, good versus evil, supernatural, punk, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals, apprentice, rivalry, artists and showbiz, zombie, postmodernism, modern art ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Nails (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A professional hit man retires to his colorless apartment but soon starts to suffer from horrible headaches and hears voices. In order to cure himself, he hammers a nail into his skull.
Style: disturbing, surreal, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: hitman, psychopath, masochist, addiction, life is a bitch, crimes, self mutilation, murder, violence, surrealism, strong violent content, kgb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Macho Dancer (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A former American soldier becomes an exotic dancer and male prostitute in Manila.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, rough ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, lgbt, prostitute, police corruption, male prostitution, couples, society, life is a bitch, crimes, love and romance, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%