Movies like Love, Simon

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Love, Simon (2018)
 7.6
 86K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's fallen for online.
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, romantic, sincere, captivating, exciting, realistic, humorous, disturbing ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, lgbt, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay lead character, lgbt teen, coming out, love, parent child relationship, closeted homosexual, high school, friendship, gay kiss, gay son, youth, homosexual, sexual identity, repressed homosexual, gay friend, gay protagonist, gay student, teenager, sexuality, flirting ...

Most similar movies to Love, Simon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, emotional and semi serious films with plots about gay, gay kiss, homosexuality, coming out, friendship, gender and gays and lesbians mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Love, Simon: Alex Strangelove (2018), Call Me by Your Name (2017), Shelter (2007), The Way He Looks (2014), Geography Club (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Alex Strangelove (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: homosexuality, gay, coming out, lgbt, high school, frat party, prom, male virgin, girlfriend, virginity, first gay sexual experience, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Brazil, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.
Style: sincere, touching, disturbing, captivating
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, gay teenager, first love, teenage boy, self discovery, summer, homosexuality, gay, gay love, gay lead character, gay kiss ...
Time: year 1983
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.7
 20K
Shelter (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach works dead-end jobs to support his sister and her son. Questioning his life, he paints, surfs and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe. When Gabe's older brother returns home for the summer, Zach ...
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sweet, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, best friends, young lovers, grownups, teenage life, dysfunctional family, surfing, homosexual, lgbt teen ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, southern california, san francisco, canada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, sweet, romantic ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, coming out, lgbt, homosexuality, friendship, coming of age, gay couple, gays and lesbians, blindness, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Geography Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At Goodkind High School, a group of students of varying sexual orientation form an after-school club a as a discrete way to share their feelings and experiences.
Style: touching, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: closeted homosexual, gay, high school, coming of age, friendship, teenage sexuality, sexual orientation, sexual identity, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, youth, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Center of My World (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A strange family: 17-year-old Phil lives with his mother and twin sister in an old mansion on the outskirts of town. When he returns from summer camp, the mood in the mansion has soured somehow. Phil doesn’t worry about it, hanging out with his ...
Plot: gay teenager, lgbt, gay, gay son, coming of age, gay lead character, infatuation, gay sex, gay kiss, gay protagonist, male objectification, gay brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, sincere, semi serious, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, lgbt teen, gay teenager, sexuality, friendship, teenage love, lgbt, homosexual, gays and lesbians, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 11K
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: sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: gay teenager, gay, teenage love, friendship, coming of age, coming out, gay love, gays and lesbians, fall in love, youth, friends, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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My Best Friend (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lorenzo is a teenager who lives in Patagonia. One day his family receives in his house to Caíto, the son of some friends who are going through a serious family situation and can not take care of him. He is a complicated kid and has difficulty ...
Style: tragicomedy
Plot: gay teenager, gay, coming of age, teenage love, teen angst, lgbt, teenage sex, teenage boy, youth, friendship between boys, coming out, camp ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 4K
Big Eden (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Big Eden is a tiny fictional town in northwestern Montana, as Preston Sturges or Frank Capra might have envisioned it. Timber and Cowboy country. This is the story of Henry Hart, a successful New York Artist, who returns to the town of his childhood ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: coming out, small town, gay, friendship, store, native american, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, romance, couples, couple relations, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa, new york, new jersey, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 10K
G.B.F. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, coming out, high school, friends, gay teenager, friendship, best friend, gay lead character, teenage life, youth, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prayers for Bobby (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: coming out, gay teenager, tragic event, homosexuality, gay, gays and lesbians, homosexual, family relations, christianity, lgbt, religions or cults, teen suicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, san francisco, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Handsome Devil (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A music-mad 16-year-old outcast at a rugby-mad boarding school forms an unlikely friendship with his dashing new roommate.
Style: captivating, disturbing, touching, thought provoking
Plot: gay teenager, homosexuality, gay, friendship, outcast, team, friendship between men, loner, school, misfit, classmate classmate relationship, secret ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.6
 16K
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: touching, serious, sexual, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay love, coming out, forbidden love, lgbt, love affair, strong sexual content, homosexuality, gay slur, fall in love ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
 13K
Summer Storm (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tobi and Achim, the pride of the local crew club, have been the best of friends for years and are convinced that nothing will ever stand in the way of their friendship. They look forward to the upcoming summer camp and the crew competition. Then the ...
Style: touching, humorous, light, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gay, summer camp, friendship, gays and lesbians, youth, love triangle, gay teenager, teenagers, romance, teenage love, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, bavaria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.2
 5K
Being 17 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the ...
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, gay teenager, homosexuality, coming out, gay son, gay relationship, lgbt, bullying, in the closet, first love, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: melancholic, emotional, touching, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, forbidden love, gay, gay slur, cowboy, homosexual, tragic love, love and romance, love affair, lovers ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 80s, 70s ...
Place: texas, usa, wyoming, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 445
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: sincere, serious, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, teenage love, high school, coming of age, teachers and students, teenage life, power relations, youth, gender, friendship between girls, friendship between boys, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 26K
Weekend (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a drunken house party with his straight mates, Russell heads out to a gay club. Just before closing time he picks up Glen but what's expected to be just a one-night stand becomes something else, something special.
Style: realistic, touching, sincere, serious, talky ...
Plot: gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay, gay couple, gay love, homosexual, weekend, gay club, coming out, lgbt, homosexuality, realism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 16K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, self discovery, first gay sexual experience, romance, culture clash, lgbt, fall in love, opposites attract, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, salt lake city utah, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Killed My Mother (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hubert, a brash 17-year-old, is confused and torn by a love-hate relationship with his mother that consumes him more and more each day. After distressing ordeals and tragic episodes, Hubert will find his mother on the banks of Saint Lawrence river, ...
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, realistic, touching
Plot: gay teenager, homosexuality, youth, gender, gay, single mother, rebellion, single parent, coming of age, gay relationship, overbearing mother, gays and lesbians ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexual, touching, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, lgbt teen, coming of age, homosexuality, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, coming out, lgbt, self discovery, high school, friendship, first gay sexual experience ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.7
 24K
Shame (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The story of a young teenager group, born 1999, and a pupil on Hartvig Nissens upper secondary school in Oslo, and her friends and their life, troubles, scandals and every day life. Which of the members represented changes per season.
Style: emotional, sweet, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: friendship, teenage sexuality, lgbt, teenage protagonist, teenage boy, teenage sex, teenager, teenage girl, gay teenager, gay relationship, friendship between girls, high school hunk ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, oslo norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Torch Song Trilogy (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A very personal story that is both funny and poignant, TORCH SONG TRILOGY chronicles a New Yorker's search for love, respect and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him.
Style: touching, talky, humorous, sentimental, semi serious ...
Plot: transvestism, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay, parents and children, love and romance, true love, gender, youth, couple relations, romance, family relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 18K
Queer as Folk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, lgbt, discrimination, gender, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, sexual activity, homosexual, lesbian, gay teenager, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Love You Phillip Morris (2009)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Steve Russell is a small-town cop. Bored with his bland lifestyle, Russell turns to fraud as a means of shaking things up. Before long, Russell's criminal antics have landed him behind bars, where he encounters the charismatic Phillip Morris. ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, romantic, cynical ...
Plot: coming out, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, prison, confined, gay lead character, deception, homosexual, gay love, prison life, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 2006, year 1998
Place: miami, texas, florida, georgia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 234K
Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Plot: homosexuality, lgbt, gay, drug dealer, coming of age, gay teenager, gay son, absent father, gay couple, homosexual, gay african american, african american ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of friends search for fun, love and ultimately themselves in West Hollywood. This movie is an entertaining, and sometimes cynical look into the lives of six gay men trying to come to terms with what being gay and single (or gay and ...
Style: witty, clever, talky, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: aids, friendship, gay, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay romance, romance, couple relations, infidelity, friends, drugs/alcohol, yuppie ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, idaho, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 5K
Boy Culture (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, clever, humorous
Plot: gay, homosexuality, confession, gays and lesbians, gay sex, gay teenager, lgbt, intergenerational friendship, homosexual, coming out, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Straight Man (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lewis is a closeted gay man throwing a bachelor party for his straight best friend and secret crush, Cooper. After a night of drunken sex together, the two men decide to meet in the same hotel suite on the same night each year to hook up and catch ...
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, gay relationship, gay, coming out, hotel, closeted homosexual, gays and lesbians, self discovery, best friends, drugs/alcohol, friends, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%