Movies like The Surface

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The Surface (2015)
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The Surface (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Evan, an orphaned 22-year-old who grew up in the foster care system, buys a vintage 8mm camera in a yard sale from an elderly man, ends up with reels of the man's old home movies, and begins to live vicariously through these home movies.
Style: psychological, touching, sexy, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: relationships, gay relationship, gay, gay interest, swimming pool, love, romance, love and romance, older man younger woman relationship, couples, gay couple, friends, family relations, couple relations, fall in love, society, disorder, orphan, death, beach, swimming, gardener, gardening, child abandonment, film festival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Surface

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, psychological, touching and unusual plot structure films with plots about gay, romance, love and romance, gay interest, love, lgbt and couple relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Surface: That's Not Us (2015), Beautiful Something (2015), Leather (2013), Retake (2016), Morgan (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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That's Not Us (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three twenty-something couples, one gay, one lesbian, and one straight, travel to a beach house to enjoy the last days of summer, but what should be a fun and carefree weekend becomes an exploration of what it takes to sustain a healthy relationship.
Style: psychological, humorous, sexy, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, lesbian, couples, gay interest, couple relations, love, friendship, love and romance, romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Beautiful Something (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four diverse gay men navigate art, sex and love in one sublime night.
Style: sexy, touching, light, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, love, gay interest, homosexual, male nudity, youth, romance, love and romance, couples, friendship, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.1
 440
Leather (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Birch, a young man living in the Catskill Mountains, reunites with his childhood friend from the city, Andrew.
Style: touching, humorous, sexy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, homosexual, childhood friend, male nudity, gay sex, gay relationship, love and romance, gay couple, love affair, family relations, lgbt, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.7
 1K
Retake (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A lonely, middle-aged man hires a male prostitute to recreate a road trip from his past.
Style: road movie, romantic, melancholic, sexy, touching ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay lead character, motel, male nudity, road trip, gay interest, gay sex, gay couple, love and romance, romance, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.7
 1K
Morgan (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Morgan is the inspiring story of Morgan Oliver, a young athlete determined that a bicycle accident that left him paralyzed will not change him. He takes a chance on love when he meets Dean Kagen on a basketball court. Dean helps Morgan train for the ...
Style: touching, psychological, sentimental, sincere, rough ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, paraplegic, paralysis, gay athlete, lgbt, life is a bitch, love, romance, handicapped, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Like You Mean It (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Mark commits to falling back in love with Jonah, he is forced to look at himself with unprecedented courage and honesty.
Style: sexy, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative, sentimental ...
Plot: relationship problems, relationships, lgbt, drugs, gay, couples, fall in love, gay couple, love, love and romance, couple relations, breakup ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Available Light (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 71 min.
Story: An experimental feature film about people in different cities who are trying to escape their loneliness through love, lust or a combination of both. The film was shot in real locations using only available light. The viewer is both a voyeur - ...
Style: sexy, psychological, touching, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Plot: gay erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, gay, fall in love, love, love and romance, romance, society, youth, sex scene, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.9
 217
Westerland (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the midst of a freezing winter on the island of Sylt, Cem comes across Jesús, who is on the verge of committing suicide. The two young men become fast friends, with their friendship unexpectedly threatening to develop into something more. Cem ...
Style: touching, psychological, melancholic, sexy, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, lgbt, gay interest, mental illness, male nudity, love and romance, gay couple, youth, gay love, lovers, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.8
 337
About Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The Love Story between Matheus and Diego is portrayed in the film script Diego writes when he becomes a filmmaker.
Style: romantic, sexy, melancholic, psychological, sentimental ...
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, gay, gay subtext, male objectification, gay interest, male nudity, depression, gay couple, love affair, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.2
 222
Tumbledown (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Todd Verow’s Tumbledown is an explosive cocktail- an emotional rollercoaster ride through the dark sides of sexuality. A complicated love triangle develops after hunky Jay meets bartender Nick and invites him to spend the ...
Style: touching, sexy, psychological, romantic, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, love triangle, gay relationship, male nudity, hiv, gay couple, love and romance, society, youth, lgbt, homosexual, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.3
 81
Share (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The rich yuppie Rene (played by superstar Paolo Rivero) lives in his grandmother's house, which he loves and adores. His driver Levi (Kristofer King, the new idol of the Philippine screen) lives in the house, too. Rene focuses on his career ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, sexy, gay cinema, touching ...
Plot: gay, beach, gay sex, friend, closeted homosexual, erotica, gay couple, love and romance, gay love, gay lead character, society, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Driving Not Knowing (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An estranged poet attempts to rekindle a complex relationship with a strung-out musician during a weekend in rural nowhere; their toxic past, however, won't be so easily forgotten.
Style: touching, gay cinema, sentimental, unusual plot structure, sexy ...
Plot: drug addiction, gay, love, poetry, love and romance, gay couple, fall in love, family relations, youth, love affair, couples, young lovers ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.7
 942
Last Summer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Luke and Jonah, two high school sweethearts, spend their final days together over the course of a long, quiet summer in the rural American South, contemplating their uncertain future and the uncertain future of America.
Style: gay cinema, touching, melancholic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: gay, small town, countryside, gay interest, teenage boy, gay lead character, coming of age, gay relationship, summer, gay couple, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century
Place: alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 565
The Revival (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A secret love affair between a southern Baptist preacher and a young drifter challenges the equilibrium of a growing church.
Style: queer cinema, sexy, sentimental, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, lgbtq, gay bashing, sex talk, talking about love, gay interest, infidelity, gay lead character, guilt, lgbt, fight, religion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 69
Frangipani (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sarasi does not want Chamath to be the only boy in her bridal dressing class but she couldnt help wrapping the beautiful wedding saris that Chamath embroiders. Sarasi wants Chamath to rescue her from an arranged marriage but Chamath wants to run ...
Style: sexy, touching, contemplative, romantic, melancholic ...
Plot: love triangle, homosexual, reconciliation, gay cruising, gay, rejection, gay slur, gay couple, love and romance, family relations, gay relationship, love affair ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Are We Lost Forever (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: One morning it is over. For Hampus it is a relief to break up from their destructive relationship, while Adrian is devastated. Will he be able to survive without the love of his life, or is there a way of somehow getting him back?
Style: touching, tense, sentimental, melancholic, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship, gay couple, gay sex, gay interest, male nudity, breakup, photographer, romance, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 2K
Lazy Eye (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Passions re-ignite and secrets revealed when a graphic designer reconnects with the great, lost love of his life for a weekend tryst at a house in the desert near Joshua Tree.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, humorous, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay protagonist, gay couple, unrequited love, gay lead character, reunion, gay subtext, gay interest, infidelity, youth, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, mojave desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Clayton & Claudia (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Claudia Noon is a struggling booker for a local talent agency in Dallas. While working hard to find her actors work, an old crush from her high school years, Kent Bergman, shows-up at the agency looking for representation. It is obvious that Kent ...
Style: touching, romantic, sexy, psychological, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, love and romance, gay relationship, romance, youth, gays and lesbians, homosexual, gay interest, lovers, love affair, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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In the Grayscale (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Chile
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Bruno is an architect who has a perfect life: A nice family and a good job. Anyway, Bruno has a deep sense of unease. He decides to leave his wife to be alone and have time to find him self. A business man offers him to build an iconic landmark in ...
Style: psychological, captivating, sexy, suspense, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, architect, father son relationship, unrequited love, gay club, breakup, gay father, bisexuality, gay crush, infidelity, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: chile, santiago chile, santiago de chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Finding Me: Truth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Truth follows the loves, losses, fights, jealousies and broken hearts of a group of friends. It centers around the sweet, bright-eyed and emotionally vulnerable Faybien (RayMartell Moore). Comfortable with his gayness but saddled with self-esteem ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, gay cinema, psychological, tense ...
Plot: black lgbt, gay, african american, gay couple, infidelity, gay relationship, gay african american, love and romance, romance, gay love, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Falls: Covenant of Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This third and final film of the Falls trilogy revisits former Mormon missionaries Chris and RJ, six years after they first fell in love and were disciplined for it, as they formulate a plan to be together at long last.
Style: sexy, lgbt cinema, gay cinema, suspenseful, light ...
Plot: gay husband, gay, homosexuality, gay wedding, church, religion, couples, love, romance, youth, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.9
 1K
Eat with Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tired of her bland marriage, Emma moves in with her son Elliot in his downtown LA loft. Elliot is a chef at a lackluster Chinese restaurant facing foreclosure. Also he’s gay – and Emma’s distaste and denial over this has made strangers of ...
Style: psychological, gay cinema, melancholic, sexy, touching ...
Plot: gay, restaurant, chef, asian american, cooking, coming out, husband wife relationship, gay relationship, gay couple, love affair, romance, gay love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cheetah in August (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Story: Cheetah in August is a riveting story about a former high school track athlete who's distorted views on love, negatively affects the people closest to him. The journey of the main character, August, from his high school years into adult life is ...
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, melancholic, romantic ...
Plot: gay, friend, male nudity, gay couple, group of friends, african american, love and romance, gay relationship, friendship, romance, family relations, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Sublet (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gay New York Times travel writer comes to Tel Aviv after suffering a tragedy. The energy of the city and his relationship with a younger man brings him back to life.
Style: psychological, humorous, contemplative, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: gay, writers, male nudity, gay lead character, gay interest, gay sex, gay couple, homosexual, youth, lgbt, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mediterranean sea, tel aviv israel, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
No Hard Feelings (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Parvis, the son of exiled Iranians, copes with life in his small hometown by indulging himself with pop culture, Grindr dates, and raves. After being caught shoplifting, he is sentenced to community service at a refugee shelter where he meets ...
Style: melancholic, touching, tense, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: gay sex, gay, gay club, lgbt, gay interest, coming of age, gay muslim, gay subtext, gay lead character, gay protagonist, coming out, deportation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 105
Hara Kiri (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A punk infused love story of two street skaters, August and Beto, and their last day on earth: they're gonna end it.
Style: queer cinema, tense, psychological, touching, captivating ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, romance, love and romance, youth, suicide, love, couples, society, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), pubic hair ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
I Carry You with Me (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An epic love story spanning decades is sparked by a chance encounter between two men in provincial Mexico. Based on a true story, ambition and societal pressure propel an aspiring chef to leave his soulmate and make the treacherous journey to New ...
Style: touching, psychological, contemplative, melancholic, sentimental
Plot: gay, gay interest, lgbt, gay couple, chef, immigrants, teacher, restaurant, male nudity, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, hopes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
 189
What We Have (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: What We Have is is the tale of Maurice, a prisoner of his past who is unable to connect with the people in his new Northern Canadian small town, a community that is only too ready to welcome this European misfit into their arms.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, gay cinema, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay interest, male nudity, gay lead character, tutor, gay relationship, gay couple, love and romance, youth, teenage love, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 112
To Heaven (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shy teenager Andrés lives in the Argentine city of La Plata and cycles between school, work and home listening to punk rock. One night he finds out that his idol, the lead singer of his favorite band, has committed suicide. His religious mother is ...
Style: melancholic, sentimental, sexy, romantic, touching ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, coming of age, punk band, gay youth, gay son, grandmother grandson relationship, church, gay couple, love and romance, lgbt, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Customized Companion (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The love between two guys in a long-term relationship has faded and each look outside the relationship to a phone app that summons a customized virtual companion, hoping to find what they have lost between each other.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, radio announcer, love triangle, manipulation, infidelity, gay couple, love and romance, friendship, gays and lesbians, love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%