Movies like Socket

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Socket (2007)
 4.3
 541
Socket (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dr. Bill Matthews is struck by lighting. While recovering at the hospital where he works, he begins an intimate relationship with Dr. Craig Murphy, who invites Bill to join a strange group of lightning survivors.
Style: scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful, queer cinema, sexy, sexual, realistic, homoerotic
Plot: hospital, doctor, addiction, gay, murder, survival, sexual relations, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, serial killer, hallucination, gay lead character, support group, prostitute, homosexual, suicide attempt, surgery, breakup, nurse, gay couple, death of girlfriend, dead woman, dead prostitute, lesbian couple, electricity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Socket

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about gays and lesbians, gay, gender, male nudity, couples, kiss and gay sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Socket: Redwoods (2009), Truth (2013), In Bloom (2013), Cover (2007), Into the Lion's Den (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, couples, romance, gays and lesbians, love affair, friendship, road not taken, family problems, breakup, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 610
Truth (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A suspenseful, psychological thriller, "Truth" exposes the hidden demons buried deep inside each and every one of us. After a chance encounter over the Internet, Caleb (Sean Paul Lockhart, "Milk", "Judas Kiss", ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, sexy ...
Plot: gay relationship, captivity, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, couples, manipulation, manipulations, dishonesty, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, love affair, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.4
 917
In Bloom (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gritty and heartbreaking portrayal of love and loss, In Bloom shows a personal and realistic tale of losing first love. During a tumultuous summer in Chicago, a serial killer terrorizes boystown while two young men experience the pain of ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic, gloomy
Plot: gay relationship, breakup, gay, drug dealer, looking for love, couples, life turned upside down, romance, gender, love and romance, life is a bitch, wooing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.5
 549
Cover (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When someone is murdered on New Year's Eve, the prime suspect is Valerie Maas, a church-going home-maker whose life unravels when she discovers that her husband of many years has been leading a double life. Her strength of character and faith ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, church, infidelity, investigation, family problems, couples, law enforcement, crumbling marriage, drug abuse, addiction, hospital, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Into the Lion's Den (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: As the three out-of-towners toast the end of their journey, someone at the bar is watching them and setting a deadly trap. Now, as closing time draws near, a night of unspeakable horrors is about to begin. Jesse Archer (Violet Tendencies, Going Down ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: bar, gay, racism, gender, crimes, on the road, destiny, murder, erection, gay interest, torture, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, pennsylvania, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.0
 620
Frisk (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A first person narrative of a gay serial killer explores violence, sexuality, and imagination.
Style: psychological, sexual, bleak, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, bondage, obsession, dangerous attraction, teenage life, innocence lost, voyeurism, murder, sexual relations, gender, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, controversial ...
Plot: gay sex, gay love, gay, gender, introspection, friendship, gays and lesbians, friends, hopes, follow your dream, strong sexual content, homosexual ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.3
 777
Back Soon (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Back Soon is a story of love, loss, identity and hope. It follows the relationship between aspiring actor Logan Foster and reformed drug dealer Gil Ramirez, two men who find themselves inexplicably drawn together despite their disparate backgrounds, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: romance, haunted by the past, couples, prodigy, drug dealing, friendship, homosexuality, racism, widower, infidelity, death of wife, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.7
 1K
Circuit (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: John is an ex-cop who leaves small-town life and provincial attitudes behind for a new existence in West Hollywood. As he seeks an open, accepting gay life, John is introduced to the fast-paced Circuit Party scene, featuring beautiful people and a ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, coming out, gay relationship, fish out of water, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, city life, haunted by the past, sexual relations, nightlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, los angeles, california, usa, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.7
 3K
Strapped (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A routine trick propels a tall, dark, cynical hustler into a series of life-changing encounters in this drama. But this amicable and sexually efficient rent boy begins to look at himself differently when he finds himself lost in a maze-like ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: sex addict, gay, prostitute, gays and lesbians, prostitution, apartment building, sexual relations, couples, changing lives, sexual perversion, obsession, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 367
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, serious, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, infidelity, coming out, hiv, support group, lifestyle, couples, youth, love and romance, social relations, breakup, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Siren in the Dark (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Cameron, a Police Officer with psychic abilities, is called upon to interview an accused teen in hopes of finding the whereabouts of the teen's missing gay lover. His investigation immediately spirals into sordid tales of drug abuse, sexual ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: mystery, missing person, uncover truth, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, drug abuse, obsession, murder, addiction, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 849
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, serious ...
Plot: drug abuse, gay, love affair, haunted by the past, self discovery, addiction, tragic love, gender, life is a bitch, couples, destiny, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.6
 478
Hard (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hard is about a gay serial killer and the gay detective who is forced to go after him. It has an interesting story: the closeted gay detective is abruptly forced out of the closet after the killer handcuffs him to his bed and makes off with his ...
Style: suspenseful, sexual, mind bending, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay, law enforcement, police investigation, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, murderous pair, partners, gender, prostitute, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 392
The Happy Sad (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two young couples in New York-one black and gay, one white and heterosexual-find their lives intertwined as they create new relationship norms, explore sexual identity, and redefine monogamy.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: romance, gender, battle of the sexes, love and romance, infidelity, sexual relations, looking for love, midlife crisis, gays and lesbians, couples, thirtysomething life, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Getting Go, the Go Doc Project (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Too shy to make a proper introduction, a recent college grad devises to shoot a documentary about the NYC nightlife scene in order to meet the go-go guy he’s cyber-obsessed with.
Style: realistic, psychological, rough, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, nightlife, obsession, strong sexual content, filmmaking, go go dancer, gender, gay sex, urban, gays and lesbians, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 387
Fistpie (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Haunted by memories of his ex-girlfriend Alice, a heartbroken Billy returns home to Northern Virginia seeking solace from old friends. But what he finds there is more disconcerting: his best friend Stanley has become unstable, mysterious and ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Plot: murder, homecoming, best friends, crimes, couples, breakup, danger, friendship, graphic violence, deadly, life is a bitch, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
1313: Wicked Stepbrother (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jarrod is horrified to learn that a faceless killer is celebrating his birthday by filling his mansion with the corpses of his closest friends.
Style: suspenseful, scary, realistic, serious, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, incestuous relationship, teenage life, danger, youth, deadly, homosexual, stepmother stepson relationship, slasher, murderer, serial murder, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When college senior Anastasia Steele steps in for her sick roommate to interview prominent businessman Christian Grey for their campus paper, little does she realize the path her life will take. Christian, as enigmatic as he is rich and powerful, ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, serious, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: rich man poor woman, bdsm, dangerous attraction, sex scene, love and romance, strong sexual content, sexual relations, virgin, billionaire, rich, sexual fantasy, sexual awakening ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.3
 8K
Ben & Arthur (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A pair of recently married gay men are threatened by one of the partners' brother, a religious fanatic who plots to murder them after being ostracized by his church.
Style: captivating, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: family relations, church, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, love and romance, couples, friends, religions or cults, gender, romance, life is a bitch, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, hawaii, vermont
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 479
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, realistic, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, gay, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, gender, manipulation, emotionless, breakup, thirtysomething life, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 522
Lucky Bastard (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rusty is a successful architect with the life of his dreams. However, when his boyfriend leaves town, Rusty meets a mysterious drifter names Denny who opens Rusty up to a strange new world.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, sexual relations, urban, strong sexual content, couples, gender, dishonesty, gays and lesbians, crimes, fellatio ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Perfect Ending (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: sexy, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, lesbian interest, lesbian relationship, prostitute, lesbian couple, strong sexual content, first lesbian experience, self discovery, coming out ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 4.7
 351
Intoxicating (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dorian Shanley, is a heart surgeon who abuses alcohol and drugs. Dorian trades stolen pharmaceuticals for cocaine , provided by his best friend and enabler, Teddy. While Dorian's life and career take a nosedive, Shanley numbs the pain of losing ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, bleak, sincere ...
Plot: drug abuse, addiction, hospital, human nature, introspection, couples, family problems, downfall, drug dealing, rehabilitation, best friends, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Holding Trevor (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Everybody's looking for something... Moving forward doesn't always mean leaving something behind.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, cult film
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: friendship, addiction, overdose, hiv, gay romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, introspection, destructive relationship, looking for love, drug abuse, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 2K
August (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: August tells the story of two former lovers, Troy and Jonathan, who reunite after a long ago painful breakup. After spending several years in Spain, Troy returns to Los Angeles and decides to phone Jonathan and meet for coffee. A seemingly innocent ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: romance, love triangle, gay, gay relationship, lovers reunited, sex scene, introspection, couples, gender, unfulfillment, infidelity, ex lover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
No Night Is Too Long (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Young Tim Cornish's life has begun with great promise. Blessed with extraordinary good looks, Tim enjoyed much attention and cared little of broken hearts. At University he was a favored student in a prestigious creative writing course, but a ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: gay, gay romance, obsession, betrayal, murder, gays and lesbians, gay sex, love affair, gay relationship, lgbt, passion, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Year Without Love (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer dying of AIDS searches for a cure and human interaction in the hospitals and sex clubs of Buenos Aires.
Style: rough, sincere, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: s&m, aids, gay, fetishism, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, coming out, terminal illness, sexual relations, love and romance, writer's life, disco ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 994
Dark Tourist (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: JIM TAHANA doesn't leave much of an impression when he passes you by. But look closer and you'll sense his hunger - the deep hunger of an insatiable American soul - always scanning to devour something - anything that might fill the ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, obsession, crimes, mystery, anti heroes, deadly, anti hero, friendship, childhood trauma, violence, killing spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sleeping Beauty (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A haunting erotic fairytale about Lucy, a young University student drawn into a mysterious hidden world of beauty and desire.
Style: psychological, serious, erotic, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: perversion, sexual perversion, prostitution, prostitute, erotica, s&m, student, escort service, life is a bitch, memory loss, sexuality, bdsm ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%