Movies like Abrupt Decision

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Abrupt Decision (2011)
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Abrupt Decision (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Denis went into the office Friday morning. Ten minutes later he was fired and his entire world changed. As a man in mid-life crisis, he believed there has to be more to life than this. A stray dog in the park opens his eyes.
Plot: fired from the job, death of mother, kissing, dog, gay, angel, teacher, death, office, midlife crisis, kiss, boss, gay relationship, stray dog, gay couple, park, crying, dream, gay kiss, hugging, brushing teeth, flag, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and sexual films with plots about gay kiss, gay, kiss, gay relationship, male nudity, gay sex and gay couple mostly in Drama, Romance and Western genres. Some movies like Abrupt Decision: Angora Ranch (2006), Green Plaid Shirt (1996), Apart (2010), Dream On (2013), Crush (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
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Angora Ranch (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin is an ad executive whose father sends him on his first solo run to a place in Texas. While driving to his appointment Justin swerves to avoid a rabbit in the road and his car gets stuck in a ditch that just happens to be in front of the home ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching ...
Plot: jazz, fall in love, gays and lesbians, romance, farm, love affair, parents and children, gender, love and romance, family relations, unlikely couple, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
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95%
Green Plaid Shirt (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: the lives of two ordinary men who find love together only to lose it. In an era of easy sex and open relationships they have only two rules: dont fall in love with others and no jealousy. Still rules are made to be broken. Eventually a single act of ...
Plot: gay relationship, kitchen, underwear, shirt, gay kiss, gay couple, gay, breakfast, cooking, swimming, sex, telephone call ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.6
 29
Apart (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 'Apart' follows several entangled lives in Los Angeles: Mario, a young man who feels rejected by an older man named Saleheddine; John, a jaded hustler and drug dealer who keeps happiness at bay, and who works closely with Christine, the ...
Plot: gay, gay kiss, kiss, gay relationship, hustler, drug dealer
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.2
 178
Dream On (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The course of true love does not run smoothly for two young lads at Norman's Cozy campsite on the Welsh coast in the mid 80s. Two English holiday-makers, Paul, an innocent northerner from Rochdale, and George, a jack the lad, nervy young man ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, domineering mother, crying, kiss, summer, gay kiss, tent, camping, vacation, summer vacation, runaway ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 5.6
 102
Crush (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A four part anthology exploring the multitude of emotions and colors in gay relationships.
Plot: gay, soldier, masturbation, vampire, kissing, sexual attraction, ring, immortal, gay soldier, patriot, male in shower, immortality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Soundless Wind Chime (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ricky leaves Hong Kong for Switzerland to look for the lost soul and the past of his deceased Swiss lover, Pascal. Ricky struggles with the confusion of memories, reality and illusion.
Plot: gay club, gay sex, masturbation, gay asian, gay bar, pickpocket, gay love, death of boyfriend, juggler, drunk, male nudity, sick mother ...
Place: switzerland, hong kong, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The First Time - Bedingungslose Liebe (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film tells the story of two boys and how they deal with the discovery of love.
Plot: homosexuality, gay teenager, gay kiss, german, gay, homosexual, gay relationship, first love, coming out, hugging, teenage boy, bathtub ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
 291
Elephant Juice (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of Billy, Will, Jules, Daphne and Dodie, a group of people who prove that there are no secrets between friends. It all comes out in the end.
Plot: gay couple, gay, gay kiss, subway, cocaine, gay relationship, coffee shop, dance class, snorting cocaine, male female relationship, cafe, drugs ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 4.3
 121
Deleted Scenes (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When 30 something Sean meets Eastern European immigrant Wolf, sparks fly. They return to Sean’s apartment and begin a high energy and hugely sexual affair. What starts as a mere chance meeting slowly evolves into something more. Wolf is easy ...
Plot: gay, beach, nightclub, hustler, gay relationship, male prostitute, prostitution, gay sex, gay kiss, cell phone, male nudity, umbrella ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 639
In the Family (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: In the town of Martin, Tennessee, Chip Hines, a precocious six year old, has only known life with his two dads, Cody and Joey. And a good life it is. When Cody dies suddenly in a car accident, Joey and Chip struggle to find their footing again. Just ...
Plot: thanksgiving, child custody, death of partner, child, renovation, gay asian, gay relationship, aunt nephew relationship, asian american, grandparents, death, little boy ...
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.8
 134
Off Shore (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Andi has come to Fuerteventura to see his estranged father Chris, who left the family years ago to live on the island and hasn't been heard from since. The local surfer clique welcomes Andi with open arms and he quickly falls for surfing ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay kiss, surfing, gay, ocean, romantic triangle, estranged father, secret, friendship, kiss, hugging, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Longtime Companion (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Longtime Companion follows the lives of a small circle of friends from the first mention of the disease in the New York Times in 1981. First referred to as "Gay-Related-Immune-Disorder," we watch the effect of the disease as it devastates ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, clever ...
Plot: aids, gay, friendship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, hiv, terminal illness, artists and showbiz, gender, life is a bitch, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 845
Role/Play (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A recently outed soap opera actor crosses paths with a recently divorced gay marriage activist, forcing them to confront the price of fame and the fickle nature of celebrity within the gay community.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Plot: resort, gays and lesbians, coming out, romance, artists and showbiz, gender, couples, desire for fame, celebrity culture, love and romance, lifestyle, gay marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 1K
Akron (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Benny, a college freshman at the University of Akron, Ohio meets and falls for fellow freshman Christopher at a football game. With the support of their families and friends they embark on a new relationship. But a tragic event in the past involving ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, gay student, gay romance, gay love, death of brother, gay kiss, gay couple, gay teenager, gay son, gay brother, american football ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 168
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 ...
Plot: gay, love triangle, gay relationship, male nudity, rape, forest, bartender, hospital, video camera, cocaine, kiss, bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Next Year in Jerusalem (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The oldest son in an orthodox Jewish family is living at home (in Brooklyn) with his parents and younger brothers. He's being pressured by his parents to marry the girl they have chosen, (the daughter of a rabbi). But he is coming to the ...
Plot: grandfather grandson relationship, city park, orthodox jew, uses the word fag, gay pride, statue, demonstration, marriage engagement, star of david, tombstone, rabbi, gay kiss ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, jerusalem, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 379
WTC View (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gay man in Soho tries to come to terms with new reality after 9/11.
Plot: roommate, death, sex, survivor, break-up, lgbt, world trade center manhattan new york city, gay kiss, breakup, september 11 2001, gay sex, post september 11 2001 ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
I Dream in Another Language (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A millenary language agonizes: Its last two speakers, Evaristo and Isauro (70´s) had a quarrel 50 years ago and haven't spoken to each other since. Martin, a linguist, will undertake the challenge of bringing the two old friends back together ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, dream, male nudity, beach, love triangle, gay sex, death, rivalry, translator, gay kiss, homosexuality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Whirlwind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hot, young and charming man with ulterior motives enters the lives of a tight-knit group of gay men in New York City and at first adds excitement and intrigue to their group, but events soon spiral out of control as he deliberately attempts to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: gay couple, gay relationship, infidelity, friendship, best friends, gays and lesbians, manipulations, urban, couple relations, sexual relations, breakup, thirtysomething life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Yours Emotionally (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India, UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two Brits, Ravi and Paul travel to India where they meet Murthy and Anna an older gay couple that have managed to form a partnership and live together for over 20 years. When Ravi meets and falls for Mani an Indian national who is betrothed to be ...
Plot: human immunodeficiency virus, friendship, kiss, friend, party, gay kiss, gay, gay couple, transsexual, aids, bollywood, love triangle ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 93
Struggle (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Struggle is the story of Darren, a young gay man, who arrives in Toronto seeking a new life. Running out of money, and with nowhere to live, he quickly falls in with a group of gay rent boys. Complicating matters for himself, he falls in love with ...
Plot: male prostitution, prostitution, nightmare, gay, gay kiss, hustler, gay relationship, male prostitute, prostitute, gay slur, crying, kiss ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 2K
The Falls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Falls is a feature film about two missionaries that fall in love while on their mission. RJ travels to a small town in Oregon with Elder Merrill to serve their mission and teach the words of Joseph Smith. Living together and sharing the ...
Style: humorous, serious, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: church, gays and lesbians, gay, teenage life, religions or cults, hopes, society, youth, missionary, praying, gay kiss, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 2K
Ciao (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two men meet and fall in love under the least joyous of circumstances in this low-key drama from writer and director Yen Tan.
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, opposites attract, gay relationship, couple relations, coming out, twentysomething life, gender, couples, computers and web, friends, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, italy, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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 ⇓
46%
Song of the Loon (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A mystical love story... combining elements of Hudson's "Green Mansions" and the works of Jean Genet. Unique, inimitable and wholly unforgettable!
Plot: gay, repressed homosexual, closeted homosexual, gay relationship, frontier, barefoot male, male objectification, wilderness, campfire, gay couple, gay kiss, homosexuality ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Rivers Wash Over Me (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After his mother dies, Sequan, a sensitive teenager from Brooklyn, moves in with relatives living in a small town plagued with secrets hidden deep within its lush, rural Alabama terrain. Sequan finds refuge in a friendship with a troubled girl who ...
Plot: black lgbt, gay, gay kiss, teenage boy, death of mother, cemetery, sheriff, swimming, drugs, high school, american south, miscegenation ...
Place: alabama
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45%
 7.6
 99K
A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, touching, stylized, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, gay, tragic love, love and romance, homosexual, death, loneliness, teacher student relationship, depression, gender, suicidal ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, santa monica california, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Eban and Charley (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 29-year-old Eban has retreated home to his parent's house in Seaside Oregon after the dissolution of his teaching job in Seattle. There he courts 15-year-old Charlie and eventually the two start a sexual relationship. As the age of consent in ...
Style: gloomy, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beach, older man younger man relationship, gay relationship, friendship, elderly lovers, gays and lesbians, romance, parent child relationship, rape, seaside town, forbidden love, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, seattle, usa, florida, seattle washington ...
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42%
 6.6
 722
Boomerang (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Antoine Rey looks for a special gift for his sister Melanie on her 40th birthday. He decides to surprise her with a trip to the French Island of Noirmoutier, where they spent many summers as children until their mother's death. On the drive ...
Plot: loss of mother, death by drowning, crutches, past, family secret, christmas eve, dysfunctional family, neck brace, fired from the job, flashback, christmas, mobile phone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Permanent Residence (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The life story of a young man who has been pursuing an impossible love with his straight boyfriend and contemplating on the mortality of his loved ones.
Style: philosophical
Plot: gay sex, homoeroticism, gay love, gay romance, skinny dipping, unrequited love, gay kiss, death of grandmother, beach, death of mother, shower, death ...
Place: tel aviv israel, australia, jerusalem, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%