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 emotional films with plots about gay kiss, gay, kiss, gay relationship, male nudity, gay couple and gay sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Abrupt Decision: Angora Ranch (2006), Apart (2010), Dream On (2013), Green Plaid Shirt (1996), Yours Emotionally (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: sentimental, touching, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: fall in love, couples, love affair, unlikely couple, romance, self discovery, farm, jazz, gender, forbidden love, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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 4.6
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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, gay relationship, hustler, drug dealer, kiss
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 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, gay teenager, summer vacation, runaway, summer, gay kiss, coming of age, best friend, domineering mother, kiss, crying ...
Place: wales
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85%
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, gay kiss, homosexual, gay couple, gay, homosexuality, painting, shirt, bedroom, swimming pool, beach, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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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, homosexual, gay kiss, german, coming out, gay relationship, first love, hugging, bathtub, kiss ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: gay, lgbt, friend, kiss, party, love triangle, friendship, transsexual, gay kiss, gay couple, gay relationship, bollywood ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: juggler, gay love, pickpocket, sick mother, old woman, memory, gay kiss, gay, swiss, sister, fatal accident, drunk ...
Place: beijing china, switzerland, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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: cocaine, subway, male female relationship, snorting cocaine, gay couple, gay, club, gay kiss, infidelity, coffee shop, dance class, gay relationship ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.6
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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: masturbation, vampire, gay, soldier, kissing, anal sex, barefoot male, gay teenager, gay relationship, bruise, gay asian, patriotism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, survivor, death, sex, lgbt, break-up, world trade center manhattan new york city, gay, gay kiss, september 11 2001, kiss, post september 11 2001 ...
Place: manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: car accident, death, hospital, attorney, grief, little boy, child custody, gay relationship, gay asian, thanksgiving, asian american, grandparents ...
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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, kiss, friendship, friend, secret, father son relationship, estranged father, family secret, love triangle, beach, coming of age, hugging ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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 relationship, love triangle, gay, forest, lake, rape, drugs, pubic hair, drug abuse, cocaine, hiv, menage a trois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: gay relationship, gay, gay kiss, nightmare, cuddling, hustler, male prostitute, kiss, crying, prostitute, gay slur, prostitution ...
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, american football, gay love, gay romance, gay student, brother sister relationship, gay couple, gay kiss, death of brother, father son relationship, male nudity, fatal accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, realistic, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: aids, friendship, gay, lifestyle, gender, writer's life, friends, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, sex, pier, prostitute, rain, drugs, gay sex, prostitution, gay kiss, hustler, male prostitute, gay relationship ...
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54%
 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, touching, sexual, realistic
Plot: church, gay, gays and lesbians, religions or cults, youth, society, teenage life, hopes, homosexuality, gay kiss, hugging, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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: bookstore, lesbian, sex, brother brother relationship, arranged marriage, coming out, cousin cousin relationship, gay bashing, central park manhattan new york city, secret, roommate, underwear ...
Place: new york, jerusalem, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, homosexuality, language, gay kiss, love triangle, beach, gay sex, invented language, radio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, gay relationship, repressed homosexual, canoe, crying, kiss, male objectification, wilderness, campfire, gay kiss, gay couple, homosexuality ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 401
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: sexual, sexy, gloomy, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, gay couple, gay relationship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, manipulations, couple relations, friends, dishonesty, couples, emotionless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
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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: friendship, gays and lesbians, friends, opposites attract, twentysomething life, computers and web, love and romance, couple relations, gender, couples, coming out, gay relationship ...
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49%
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 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: coming out, resort, gays and lesbians, gender, lifestyle, couples, love and romance, romance, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, divorce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
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49%
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 ...
Plot: black lgbt, gay african american, gay relationship, bisexual, african american, kiss, argument, gay kiss, gay, gay couple, fight, infidelity
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45%
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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: emotional, serious, sexual, touching, realistic
Plot: gay relationship, gays and lesbians, breakup, couples, love affair, family problems, mentally challenged, chase, friendship, thirtysomething life, road not taken, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
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45%
 7.6
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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, sincere, enigmatic, philosophical ...
Plot: love and romance, gays and lesbians, haunted by the past, tragic love, loneliness, homosexual, gay, broken heart, death, depression, teacher student relationship, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1962
Place: california, los angeles, usa, denver colorado, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, 15 year old, school, friendship, kiss, incest, drug dealer, skinny dipping, high school student, coming out, cousin cousin relationship, bullying ...
Place: alabama
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43%
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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 ...
Plot: paraplegic, lgbt, kiss, basketball, gay athlete, gay relationship, training, lifting weights, gay, gay kiss, wheelchair, beer ...
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43%
 4.9
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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: serious, emotional, realistic, sexual
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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