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Drifting Flowers (2008)
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Drifting Flowers (2008)
Original name: 漂浪青春
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three poetic tales of seeking the true identity. In the first story, Jing, a blind singer, falls in love with her band's tomboy accordionist Diego. In another time and place, Lily, an elderly lesbian and Yen, her gay friend, create an unexpected bond and support each other in a time of crisis. Finally, we see Diego before she joined the band, when as a teenager she came to grips with her gender identity.
Style: serious, emotional, sexual, realistic, touching
Plot: gender, lesbian, identity, gays and lesbians, music band, lgbt, illness, feminism, romance, love affair, coming out, artists and showbiz, love and romance, youth, friends, golden years, fall in love, teenage life, unfulfillment, couples, gay, friendship, sister sister relationship, aids, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, taiwan

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Most similar movies to Drifting Flowers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexual films with plots about gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, couples, romance, fall in love and lesbian mostly in Drama, Romance and Sport genres. Some movies like Drifting Flowers: Elena Undone (2010), Eloïse's Lover (2009), Claire of the Moon (1992), Harvest (2011), I Can't Think Straight (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming out, lesbian, fall in love, gays and lesbians, infidelity, unfulfillment, family problems, romance, best friends, couple relations, crumbling marriage, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Eloïse's Lover (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 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, sexual
Plot: gays and lesbians, lesbian, hospital, coma, love affair, lgbt, gender, love and romance, couples, fall in love, youth, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: serious, talky, realistic, sexual, sexy
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, lesbian, fall in love, homosexuality, lesbian relationship, romance, writer's life, opposites attract, couple relations, friendship, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.6
 2K
Harvest (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Breathtaking in its subtle beauty, Harvest is an achingly romantic tale of an innocent but ever increasingly passionate affair that develops between two simple farmhands. Life on a farm is all that sullen teen Marco knows- leading a perfunctory and ...
Style: sexual, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, farm, apprentice, gender, countryside, love affair, love and romance, couples, hugging, gay, gay kiss ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, realistic, sincere, touching, humorous
Plot: coming out, lesbian, gays and lesbians, fall in love, lgbt, romance, lesbian interest, self discovery, true love, gender, love and romance, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, middle east, london, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Blue Gate Crossing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An is-she-or-isn't-she gay comedy focused on a Taiwanese teen, the boy she might like, and the girl she may love.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: high school, love triangle, coming of age, lesbian, friendship, romance, fall in love, first love, unrequited love, lgbt, best friends, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.8
 3K
Romeos (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lukas, 20, is a prisoner in his own body. As a pre-op transgendered person, he is constantly finding himself trapped in uncomfortable, compromising positions. His best friend, Ine introduces him to the gay scene in Cologne where he meets the ...
Style: serious, emotional, sexual, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, gender bending, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gay, self discovery, youth, best friends, love affair, adolescence vs adulthood, twentysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.8
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Tunisia
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: sexual, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: coming out, romance, gays and lesbians, gay, homecoming, estate, in the closet, family, gender, fall in love, parents and children, lesbian mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, tunisia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: sexual, serious, sincere, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: coming out, lesbian interest, lesbian, self discovery, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, lgbt, infidelity, lesbian mother, love affair, lesbian cunnilingus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.2
 1K
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay relationship, custody, romance, lgbt, breakup, thirtysomething life, gender, love and romance, couples, mentally challenged, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Chinese Botanist's Daughters (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the house of a famous Chinese botanist teacher his daughter and a female intern fall in love with each other - a forbidden love that must be kept secret.
Style: sexual, serious, emotional, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: orphan, forbidden love, friendship, intern, love and romance, couples, island, lesbian interest, fall in love, romance, gays and lesbians, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 433
Fit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Takes a look at gay and straight love among the new millennials. Everything from secret crushes to homophobic attitudes are revealed by the rambunctious students taking Drama and Dance from Loris. None of the teens are what they seem at first ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, coming of age, high school, teenage life, gender, youth, dedicated educator, teachers and students, teenage love, power relations, soccer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Spider Lilies (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Jade, a web-cam girl, visits Takeko's tattoo studio she becomes entranced with the image of the spider lily and with Takeko as well. In order to get closer to the object of her desire, Jade asks Takeko to give her the same lily tattoo, ...
Style: sexual, serious, captivating, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: tattoo, femme fatale, gays and lesbians, romance, lesbian interest, lgbt, couples, introspection, haunted by the past, computers and web, love and romance, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: touching, sexy, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, divorce, lgbt, romance, farm, country, love affair, gender, love and romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Maggie and Annie (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Annie has it all in life. A wonderful husband and a darling little girl. All is going well until she goes to a softball practice and meets Maggie. Maggie -- cute, athletic, and openly gay -- touches feeling deep down inside Annie that she has no ...
Style: realistic, emotional, sentimental, touching
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family life, gays and lesbians, romance, lgbt, gender, sport, love and romance, couples, family relations, fall in love, introspection, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Loving Annabelle (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 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, sexual, semi serious, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: coming out, lesbian, forbidden love, teachers and students, lgbt, teacher, love affair, boarding school life, school, teenage love, couples, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 19K
Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 109 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, stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, sexual relations, fall in love, love and romance, hotel, gender, couples, hotel room, intimacy, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, renaissance
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 8K
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, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming out, lesbian, engagement, gays and lesbians, parent child relationship, folk, gender, romance, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, life turned upside down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.7
 772
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: serious, emotional, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: siblings relations, gays and lesbians, love triangle, lgbt, breast cancer, sibling relationship, family, couple relations, fall in love, terminal illness, gender, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 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, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, coming out, romance, suburbs, family life, gays and lesbians, prostitute, innocence lost, self discovery, couple relations, friendship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 1K
Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eight people try to end their loneliness by searching for that one person to love, who can make their life complete.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: love and romance, urban, couple relations, romance, taiwanese, fall in love, love affair, wooing, couples, friends
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 15K
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: sexual, touching, atmospheric, serious, emotional ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming out, infidelity, strong sexual content, love affair, gender, german, gay, police academy, lgbt, fall in love ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 4K
Hawaii (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eugenio offers his childhood friend Martin a work for the summer. With a game of power and desire a relationship starts to grow that goes beyond their friendship.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay relationship, gay, friendship, gender, countryside, homosexuality, homoeroticism, lgbt, sexual relations, reunion, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 5.5
 960
Harry + Max (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two brothers, 23 and 16, who are both teen idols, come to terms with their dysfunctional family past and deep affection for each other.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sincere, touching ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, romance, musician's life, transsexual, siblings relations, teenage life, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, sexual relations, alcohol abuse, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: bleak, serious, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Plot: gender, gays and lesbians, gay, transsexual, strong sexual content, urban, social misfits, transsexuality, gay relationship, lgbt, looking for love, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 325
Hannah Free (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about a lifelong love affair between an independent spirit and the woman she calls home.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
Plot: aging, lesbian, elderly lovers, small town, romance, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, golden years, forbidden love, elderly, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 619
My Normal (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: "My Normal" is the story of Natalie, a young lesbian from the Lower East Side, who's struggling to find a balance between her dreams of becoming a film maker and her lifestyle as a dominatrix. Her exotic looks and unconventional ...
Style: sexual, serious, talky, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, dominatrix, lesbian, sex, gays and lesbians, showbiz, lesbian relationship, ambition, gender, hopes, prostitute, follow your dream ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, touching, sincere, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: lesbian, coming of age, strong sexual content, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lovers, teenage love, french, adolescence, young woman, youth, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, kindergarten, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: feminism, lesbian, feminist, marijuana, gays and lesbians, suburbs, romance, lgbt, sexuality, sex, couple relations, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 60s, 70s, 1960s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Summer of Sangaile (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Lithuania, France, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Sangaile is fascinated by stunt planes. She meets a girl her age at the summer aeronautical show, nearby her parents' lakeside villa. Sangaile allows Auste to discover her most intimate secret and in the process finds in her ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: countryside, coming of age, romance, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, fashion, vertigo, self discovery, teenage love, teenage life, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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