Movies like Brotherhood 2009

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Brotherhood (2009)
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Brotherhood (2009)
Original name: Broderskab
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Former Danish servicemen Lars and Jimmy are thrown together while training in a neo-Nazi group. Moving from hostility through grudging admiration to friendship and finally passion, events take a darker turn when their illicit relationship is uncovered.
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic, sexual, tense, sexy
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, racism, friendship, love and romance, love affair, couples, tragic love, self discovery, society, unlikely couple, radical, nazism, forbidden love, male bonding, male friendship, homosexuality, gender, friends, friendship between men, bittersweet, xenophobia, male homosexuality, anti semitism, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe

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Most similar movies to Brotherhood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and touching films with plots about gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, gay, gay kiss, couples and gay relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like Brotherhood: Brokeback Mountain (2005), Free Fall (2013), Yossi & Jagger (2002), Burning Blue (2013), Romeos (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: emotional, melancholic, sincere, sexy, touching ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay, homosexual, forbidden love, gay romance, gay slur, closeted homosexual, cowboy, male nudity, first gay sexual experience ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century ...
Place: wyoming, texas, usa, new york, mexico
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100%
 7.6
 17K
Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 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: atmospheric, touching, disturbing, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, homosexuality, lgbt, forbidden love, coming out, love affair, fall in love, gay slur, strong sexual content ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Yossi & Jagger (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Israel
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A sociological study of two men in the Israeli army who are lovers. The others in the unit react to their situation, suspecting, but not always understanding. One will leave the military soon, a few months away, as a snowy and desolete outpost is ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, compassionate, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay romance, gay lead character, military, gay relationship, romance, friendship, military life, love affair, unlikely couple, forbidden love, gay soldier ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 2K
Burning Blue (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following two fatal aircraft accidents aboard an Aircraft Carrier, a government agent is placed aboard the ship. His mission is to determine what may be at the root of these mishaps and prevent the inevitable third chain breaking accident which ...
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: love affair, couple relations, gays and lesbians, military life, against the rules, forbidden love, life turned upside down, dishonesty, military, friendship, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 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: emotional, sincere, serious, touching, sexy ...
Plot: transsexual, gay couple, gender bending, gay, gender, self discovery, love affair, lifestyle, adolescence vs adulthood, best friends, youth, infatuation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 820
Amphetamine (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Openly gay banker Daniel debates whether to return to Australia or stay in Hong Kong when he meets Kafka, a straight swimming instructor. The young men fall in love, believing that their love can bridge anything, despite their difference in ...
Style: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: gay, drug abuse, haunted by the past, love affair, self discovery, gender, tragic love, addiction, destiny, life is a bitch, strong sexual content, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 12K
Boys (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 78 min.
Story: BOYS tells the story of Sieger, a sporty, rather quiet 15-year-old boy who discovers love during the summer holidays. Sieger is training in the new athletics team for the national relay championships and meets the intriguing and unpredictable Marc. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, friendship, gay romance, gay love, gay relationship, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, gays and lesbians, teen angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
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: emotional, serious, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay love, gay, romance, coming out, homecoming, gender, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment, fall in love, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, tunisia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, avant garde ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gay, gays and lesbians, fall in love, misfit, couples, looking for love, strong sexual content, love and romance, love affair, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Drifting Flowers (2008)
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 ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gender, feminism, fall in love, love affair, gays and lesbians, love and romance, teenage life, couples, lgbt, mother daughter relationship, friendship, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 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: realistic, captivating, emotional, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, coming out, apprentice, farm, countryside, gender, couples, sexual attraction, coming of age, romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Bangkok Love Story (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steamy Thai nights provide the backdrop for unbridled romance, crime and action as two men unexpectedly brave forbidden love. Maek, a cold assassin-for-hire, is sent to knock off Iht, a police informant, when in a twist of fate the killer is shot ...
Style: emotional, sincere, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, gays and lesbians, gender, destiny, couples, love and romance, love affair, friends, friendship, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Falls: Testament of Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Falls: Testament of Love is a continuation of the story of RJ Smith and Chris Merrill, two Mormon missionaries that fell in love during their mission in a small town in Oregon. The boys haven't spoken in five years, but when an unexpected ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, love affair, destructive relationship, impossible love, reunion, family problems, obsession, lovers reunited, tragic love, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, seattle, salt lake city utah, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 120
Open (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: OPEN is a hallucinogenic journey through gender, identity, the body, love and how those can be shared by two people. The film consists of interlocking stories lines- the first about two transwomen in a pandrogynous relationship in which they ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, love affair, self discovery, couples, human nature, introspection, society, gender bending, lgbt, love and romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minneapolis minnesota, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 2K
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: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay relationship, love affair, romance, road not taken, love and romance, friendship, lifestyle, family problems, couples, breakup, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 1K
Leo's Room (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Uruguay, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Leo, a young man coming to terms with his own sexuality, runs into Caro, a primary school friend he fancied when they were kids, who's now trying to ward off her own personal demons. This casual re-encounter will affect their personal conflicts ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, gay love, family relations, self discovery, gays and lesbians, therapy, couples, lifestyle, gender, curses spells and rituals, friends, tragedy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: uruguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lost in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Khoi, a naive twenty-year-old, travels to Ho Chi Minh City from the countryside to begin a new life. It's his first time in the big city and he's looking for a place to live. He befriends Dong, a handsome extrovert who offers to share his ...
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, prostitute, love affair, mentally challenged, pimp, gay relationship, gender, friends, love and romance, friendship, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, vietnam, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 360
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: realistic, emotional, serious, captivating, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, coming out, hiv, support group, gay, lifestyle, breakup, youth, couples, drug abuse, social relations, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Land of Storms (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Hungary, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Szabolcs plays in a German football team, as does Bernard. They are roommates, best friends, inseparable. A lost match makes him reconsider his life and he goes back to Hungary in hope for more simplicity. Yet his solitude does not last long. Soon ...
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay love, gays and lesbians, gay slur, gender, fall in love, gay, gay teenager, coming of age, gay sex, sport, teammate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
From Beginning to End (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers develop a very close relationship as they are growing up in an idyllic and happy family. When they are young adults their relationship becomes very intimate, romantic, and sexual.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, romance, lovers apart, adolescence vs adulthood, parents and children, family problems, youth, passionate interest, incest, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, argentina, latin america, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.4
 333
The Last Year (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Paul's homosexual affair at Bible College with a new student named Alex sets tongues wagging, mostly with un-Christian reactions. The dean, himself a closet case, threatens to expel Paul, and the football jocks have their eye on Alex. The ...
Style: emotional, serious, sincere, realistic, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: incest, gays and lesbians, love and romance, love affair, friendship, teenage love, gender, couples, youth, teenage life, human nature, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.0
 498
The Seminarian (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. ...
Style: psychological, sentimental, contemplative, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, couples, religions or cults, society, gender, school, parents and children, unfulfillment, thesis, christianity, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ordinary Sinner (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three friends encounter violence and bigotry in a small college town.
Style: emotional, thought provoking, sentimental, touching, realistic ...
Plot: murder, friends, love and romance, friendship, gender, love triangle, society, introspection, moral dilemma, clergy, college life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 5.9
 575
Going South (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the summer, 27 year-old Sam drives towards the south of France in his Ford. He meets Matthieu and his sister Léa and takes them along in his apparently aimless journey. Matthieu has a crush on Sam and tries to seduce him. Léa is a beautiful, ...
Style: road movie, serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: sex, ocean, gun, striptease, fire, gays and lesbians, gender, introspection, bittersweet, sexual content, intrigue, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 544
Release (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A prison story. Father Jack finds love with a male guard in the prison. Some of the other inmates suspect he's been sentenced for paedophilia.
Style: tense, emotional, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: prison, gay, love affair, gender, vengeance, fall in love, crimes, gang, sexual abuse, society, life is a bitch, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 222
Smokers Only (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A suicidal young singer named Reni (Cecilia Bengolea) is about to get kicked out of her band when she meets a male gigolo, Andres (Leonardo Brezicki), at an ATM after he picks her pocket. They begin an affair, and she decides to become a hooker so ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: male prostitute, lifestyle, love affair, romance, destructive relationship, love and romance, musician's life, couples, nightlife, sexual relations, gay interest, aspiring singer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 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, romantic, queer cinema
Plot: gays and lesbians, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, couples, friends, coming out, computers and web, opposites attract, gender, death, bereavement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, europe, dallas texas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 895
Like a Brother (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings
Style: touching, homoerotic, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, gay sex, gay relationship, erection, friendship, youth, male friendship, lifestyle, erotica, love and romance, fish out of water, friendship between men ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 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: sincere, serious, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, coming out, coming of age, friendship, teenage life, lifestyle, self discovery, fall in love, youth, society, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Just a Question of Love (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After his gay cousin dies from hepatitis, young Laurent, who lives with his best friend Carole, falls in love with Cedric, a plant scientist. He's afraid to inform his conservative parents that he is gay.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, coming out, homosexuality, gay slur, fall in love, gay relationship, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, gay love, secret love ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%