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A Moment in the Reeds (2017)
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A Moment in the Reeds (2017)
Original name: Tämä hetki kaislikossa
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, has been hired to help with the work, and when Leevi's father has to return to town on business, the two young men establish a connection and embark on a romance set against the idyllic Finnish summer. However, looming over this chance encounter, is the father's imminent return to the lake house, the continuation of Leevi's studies abroad as well as Tareq's complex relationship with his family in Syria.
Style: sincere, captivating, realistic, touching, atmospheric, serious, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay love, gay relationship, lgbt, gay lead character, gay romance, sex scene, immigration, gay sex, homosexuality, lake house, syrian refugee, love, romance, summer romance, forbidden love, homosexual, architect, male nudity, couple relations, love and romance, romantic relationship, love affair, love story, gay son ...
Place: finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sexy, realistic and captivating films with plots about gay, lgbt, male nudity, gay relationship, gay sex, gay interest and gay love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like A Moment in the Reeds: God's Own Country (2017), No Hard Feelings (2020), Call Me by Your Name (2017), Free Fall (2013), Weekend (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
God's Own Country (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer in rural Yorkshire numbs his daily frustrations with binge drinking and casual sex, until the arrival of a Romanian migrant worker.
Style: homoerotic, gay cinema, lgbt cinema, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, gay lead character, gay couple, lgbt, gay sex, gay love, sheep, gay kiss, male male kiss, migrant worker, loneliness ...
Place: yorkshire, northern england, britain, romania
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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
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Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France, USA, Brazil
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: gay cinema, touching, sincere, homoerotic, disturbing ...
Plot: gay, summer, first love, lgbt, gay teenager, gay relationship, gay love, teenage boy, sexual tension, gay romance, homosexuality, homosexual ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: italy
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Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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, sexual, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gay relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, fall in love, love affair, first gay sexual experience ...
Place: germany
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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: sincere, touching, emotional, meditative, romantic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay love, gay, gay couple, lgbt, gay club, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, weekend, homosexual, one night stand, gay sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, britain, canada
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And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: gay cinema, romantic, disturbing, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: dancing, dancer, gay, love, lgbt, gay slur, first gay sexual experience, gay romance, coming out, gay sex, gay lead character, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), tbilisi, georgia
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Mario (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Two young gay soccer players get caught up between the politics of the game and the politics of love. In Swiss German.
Style: gay cinema, sentimental, lgbt cinema, touching, psychological ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay romance, lgbt, gay athlete, gay sex, closeted homosexual, male homosexuality, first love, career, forbidden love, gay protagonist ...
Place: central europe
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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, realistic, sentimental, serious, captivating ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, gay love, friendship, gay romance, gay athlete, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, friends, teen angst, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hawaii (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eugenio offers his childhood friend Martin a work for the summer. With a game of power and desire a relationship starts to grow that goes beyond their friendship.
Style: touching, atmospheric, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, homoeroticism, friendship, gays and lesbians, male homosexuality, gay lead character, reunion, sexual relations, couples, countryside, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
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Hidden Kisses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nathan, 16, lives alone with his father Stephane. A newcomer in high school, he is invited to a party and falls in love with Louis, a boy in his class. They find themselves out of sight and kiss each other, but someone takes a picture of them. Soon, ...
Style: gay cinema, realistic, captivating, lgbt cinema, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, homosexuality, coming out, gay slur, gay bashing, lgbt, closeted homosexual, gay romance, gay son, gay love, character study ...
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100%
The Blonde One (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Womanising Juan must quickly find a flatmate after his brother moves out. In moves Gabriel (the blonde of the title), Juan's stoic and very handsome co-worker, who is recently widowed and struggling to support his young daughter. What starts ...
Style: erotic, bleak, surprise ending, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, male homosexuality, gay relationship, gay love, lust, male nudity, homosexuality, homosexual, homoeroticism, gay erotica, sexual tension ...
Place: argentina
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Paris 05:59: Théo & Hugo (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Théo and Hugo meet in a club and form an immediate bond. Once the desire and elation of this first moment has passed, the two young men, now sober, wander through the empty streets of nocturnal Paris, having to confront the love they sense ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, touching, thought provoking
Plot: gay sex, gay relationship, gay love, gay couple, gay, gay lead character, lgbt, unprotected sex, orgy, gay interest, subway, gay club ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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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 ...
Style: talky, atmospheric, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay couple, gay relationship, gay romance, gay student, gay sex, tragic event, love, character study, introspection, love and romance ...
Place: usa
⇓ 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, serious, sentimental, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming of age, teenage love, homosexuality, blindness, lgbt, gay couple, coming out, friendship, gays and lesbians, blind character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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Ander (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A love story between a Basque farmer and a Peruvian immigrant.
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, emotional, realistic
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Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1999
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Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: gay love, gays and lesbians, gay, romance, love and romance, coming out, homecoming, couples, gender, unfulfillment, society, youth ...
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Screwed (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-olds Miku and Elias find themselves, and each other, during a summer in the Finnish countryside.
Style: humorous, disturbing, touching, sentimental, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gay relationship, sexual identity, party, couple relations, gay interest, skinny dipping, lake, male nudity, gay sex, friendship, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, finland, portland oregon
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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, sexy, touching, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, homosexuality, closeted homosexual, homosexual, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, gay romance, first gay sexual experience, gay slur, gay sex, male nudity ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s, 70s, 20th century ...
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Yossi & Jagger (2002)
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Country: Israel
Duration: 65 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, compassionate, serious ...
Plot: gay soldier, gay, gay lead character, gay romance, gay relationship, homosexuality, military, romance, friendship, unlikely couple, love affair, military life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: israel, middle east
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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: sincere, serious, captivating, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: gay, gay athlete, romance, incest, family relations, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, lgbt, male homosexuality, adolescence vs adulthood, gay sex ...
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The Third One (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 70 min.
Story: After meeting in a chat room, Fede (22) arrives at a downtown building to have an intimate encounter with a gay couple older than him. As the night unfolds, Fede has an intense and telling experience. The next morning finds him different, as if ...
Style: sexy, erotic, disturbing, psychological
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Seashore (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A lonely beach on the southernmost coast of Brazil is the scene for two friends, on the brink of adulthood, to explore their understanding of themselves and one another. Martin (Mateus Almada) has been sent by his father to retrieve what appears to ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, talky, sincere ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay romance, love, homosexuality, romance, gay sex, friendship, secret love, couples, character study, camping ...
Place: brazil
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I Want Your Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a decade of living in San Francisco, Jesse is forced to move back to his Midwestern roots because he can no longer afford the city. On his final night in the city, friends and ex-lovers gather for a going away party that promises to heighten ...
Style: touching, sincere, controversial, realistic, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: sincere, captivating, touching, psychological
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Before the Fall (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's a classic case of opposite attraction: Handsome Ben Bennet (Ethan Sharrett) is a gay, affluent, stylish attorney at the top of the genteel social set in southern Virginia, while Lee Darcy (Chase Conner) is a rough-hewn welder with a secret ...
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Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, gay romance, gay love, lawyer, gay interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, unrequited love, gay slur, court case ...
Time: 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, appalachia
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Eyes Wide Open (2009)
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Country: Israel, Germany, France
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: bleak, realistic, captivating, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, closeted homosexual, gay relationship, gay love, forbidden love, sexual tension, first gay sexual experience, rabbi, love and romance, love affair, life turned upside down ...
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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.
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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
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Sodom (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 20-year-old Will is on his stag-do when, handcuffed to a lamppost, he is rescued by Michael. The attraction between the two men is immediate. But back at Michael's apartment, Will is sent into a tailspin of shame and confusion.
Style: gay cinema, sentimental, melancholic, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: homosexuality, one night stand, naked in public, male homosexuality, sex scene, confusion, closeted homosexual, male nudity, gay interest, love and romance, gay couple, gay ...
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All My Life (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt, France, Israel, Lebanon
Duration: 119 min.
Story: For Rami, all is for the best in this best of all possible worlds, as long as he keeps to himself. But when his longtime lover leaves him to marry a woman and his best friends drift away, he comes face to face with the harsh realities of life as a ...
Style: romantic, psychological
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The Marriage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Kosovo, Albania
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bekim and Anita are getting married, but Anita is unaware that Bekim is still in love with his best friend Nol.
Style: psychological, melancholic, touching, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship, cheating girlfriend, closeted homosexual, infidelity, deception, secret, love triangle, gay lead character, gay slur, closeted gay ...
Time: 21st century
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