Movies like Sophie/Jerzy

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Sophie/Jerzy (2019)
Sophie/Jerzy (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sophie has been sleeping in her car. In it is everything she owns, but in an envelope in her glove compartment is a ring she bought for her fiancé. After an undisclosed amount of nights, she finally reaches out to her cousin, who seems to have it all in place- a house, a career and of all things, a wife. The cousins discuss their current lives in depth, leaving Sophie to feel disconnected and inferior to Jerzy- who is trying to bury himself in a cocoon of work, a job where he has control. But even that is unraveling. With Sophie thrown into the mix, they're forced to air out their differences. All the while Mary examines her own marital conflict with Jerzy.
Style: mumblecore
Plot: lesbian, gay, hollywood, feminist, marriage, infertility, college dropout, drug use, homelessness, engagement, femininity, wife, husband
Place: las vegas

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Most similar movies to Sophie/Jerzy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and touching films with plots about lesbian, gay, lesbian kiss, couples, love and romance, female nudity and kiss mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Sophie/Jerzy: Apart (2010), Running on Empty Dreams (2009), Away (2005), Stripper Wives (1999), Desert Hearts (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.6
 29
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, kiss, gay relationship, hustler, drug dealer
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Running on Empty Dreams (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young and athletic Sydney Harris finds out that she has six months to live unless she and her husband can come up with the money for her medical treatment. Sounds simple enough; get the money, save her life. But her underpaid, working class husband ...
Plot: lesbian, female nudity, lesbian kiss, lesbianism, lesbian love, infidelity, gay, illness, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.4
 91
Away (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gay secondary school-boy runs away after principal embarrasses him in front of school.
Plot: yelling, self loathing, ensemble, homelessness, depression, coming out, homosexuality, homosexual, classroom, screaming, gay, high school ...
Time: year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.5
 101
Stripper Wives (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nine women sign up for a class in striptease in order to enrich their lives.
Plot: stripper, topless, gay, sex scene, sex on couch, housewife, bare breasts, lesbian, lesbian sex, swimming pool
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Desert Hearts (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of straight-edge literature professor Vivian who travels to Reno to get away from a relationship breakup when she falls in love with an attractive and unconventional girl named Cay.
Style: touching, sexy, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, divorce, lgbt, romance, farm, country, love affair, gender, love and romance, fall in love, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.1
 418
The Wedding (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Shelby Coles (Halle Berry) is engaged to marry talented white jazz musician Meade Howell, but the pair face opposition from both Meade's family, who object to an inter-racial marriage, and Shelby's parents, who want her to marry a ...
Plot: marriage, engagement, family, musician, black family, grandmother granddaughter relationship, interracial romance, racism, black woman, consciousness, wedding, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Grasshopper (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A British Columbia teenager dreams of show business but winds up as a call girl in Las Vegas.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, sexual
Plot: prostitute, showgirl, couple relations, infidelity, teenager, dream, romance, looking for love, small town, looking for sex, coming of age, love and romance ...
Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.0
 2K
Bare (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's friendship with a drug-dealing drifter evolves into a lesbian romance.
Plot: lesbian, coming of age, lgbt, female nudity, topless, lesbian relationship, lesbian sex, boyfriend, self discovery, drifter, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hitchhiking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Anatomy of a Love Seen (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: From Writer/Director Marina Rice Bader (Executive Producer Elena Undone, A Perfect Ending) comes this film within a film that explores love in all its painful and messy glory. Six months ago Zoe and Mal fell for each other while filming a love ...
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian, rising to stardom, love and romance, romance, couples, breakup, lesbian romance, film making, female nudity, lesbian sex, lesbianism, lesbian kiss
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Surviving Family (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terry hasn't seen or spoken with her family in 2 years. When she shows up unannounced on her father's doorstep - with her fiancé and a plan to get married in 5 days - she learns that she's not the only one with secrets.
Plot: mental illness, wedding, dysfunctional family, suicide, sibling relationship, sister sister relationship, manic depression, siblings, addiction, alcoholic, drinking, brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
An Intimate Friendship (2000)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A family of friends is forever changed when two of the friends realize that their love for one another goes beyond the confines of their conventional relationship.
Plot: lesbian, homosexual, homosexuality, actress, stage play, lesbian kiss, surprise party, lesbianism, coming out, lesbian relationship, ex girlfriend, playwright ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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, male nudity, gay student, gay romance, gay love, death of brother, gay kiss, gay couple, gay teenager, gay son, gay brother, american football ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
When Kiran Met Karen (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A famous Bollywood actress, Kiran, meets a lesbian journalist, Karen - 3 days before the release of her international film - 'A Himalayan Love Story'.
Plot: betrayal, lesbian, fame, bollywood, cocaine, media, drug use, lesbianism, journalist, jealousy, lesbian romance, actress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
David Searching (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of a young gay man's search to find himself. David is a young, gay aspiring documentary filmmaker and takes his first tentative steps towards his adult life. His roommate, Gwen, after ending a mysterious marriage, is looking for ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, homosexual, gay lead character, looking for love, gay man straight woman relationship, gay romance, audition, cigarette smoking, agent, divorced woman, filmmaking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.7
 9K
High Art (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young female intern at a small magazine company becomes involved with a drug-addicted lesbian photographer, both of whom seek to exploit each other for their respective careers, while slowly falling in love with each other.
Style: sexual, serious, realistic, gloomy, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, couples, photographer, magazine, addiction, love, romance, fall in love, drugs/alcohol, drug abuse, gays and lesbians, exploitation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Once Is Not Enough (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An over-the-hill movie producer marries a wealthy, spiteful woman and closeted lesbian just to please his spoiled daughter who then, in an attempt to spite him, seduces both a wealthy playboy and a local screenwriter.
Style: serious, sexy, gloomy, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: lesbian, battle of the sexes, hollywood, obsession, romance, love affair, love triangle, parents and children, love and romance, couples, family relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Wishing for a Dream (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Actress Mika Andrews and her filmmaker boyfriend, Louis Digman struggle through the stresses, hopes, desires and disappointments of the entertainment industry to succeed in 'Hollywood.'
Plot: hollywood, audition, hamster, insomnia, studio, dream, actor, smoking, filmmaking, female nudity, bare breasts, shower ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Awakening of Spring (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the 1891 play "Spring Awakening," this filmed stage drama examines the tensions and confusion of young people as their growing sexual awareness conflicts with the repressive social environment around them.
Plot: theatre play, becoming an adult, coming of age, gay, gay kiss, masturbation, coming out, kiss, friendship, child abuse, church, youth ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Dying Gaul (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A powerful and seductive Hollywood mogul convinces an impoverished West Hollywood writer, whose lover has recently died of AIDS, to sell his autobiographical screenplay for big bucks. The writer, Robert, knows he'll have to make major changes ...
Style: clever, talky, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, hollywood, betrayal, chat room, grief, aids, infidelity, love triangle, romance, extramarital affair, housewife, bisexual man ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s
Place: los angeles, egypt, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dark Side of Tomorrow (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While their husbands are away on a hunting trip, two bored housewives get together to commiserate. One thing leads to another, and they wind up in bed. For one of the women the incident was just a pleasant diversion, but for the other it's ...
Style: serious, sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, hollywood, suburbs, battle of the sexes, sexual revolution, jealousy, betrayal, romance, crumbling marriage, feminism, couple relations ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The stories of three lesbian couples -- who live in the same house at different periods of time -- who are at a crossroads in their lives. In 1961, Edith loses her lover, Abby, to a stroke. Linda and Amy struggle with feminist issues in 1972. And, ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, sincere, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: feminism, lesbian, feminist, marijuana, gays and lesbians, suburbs, romance, lesbian relationship, lgbt, sex, multiple storylines, sexuality ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 21st century, 60s, 70s ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 5K
Elena Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: sexual, touching, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming out, lesbian, fall in love, gays and lesbians, infidelity, unfulfillment, family problems, romance, best friends, couple relations, crumbling marriage, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 96K
Carol (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1950s New York, a department-store clerk who dreams of a better life falls for an older, married woman.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, enigmatic, intense ...
Plot: lesbian, forbidden love, lgbt, lesbian relationship, impossible love, age difference, gays and lesbians, gender, department store, romance, divorce, women ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.8
 161
Happy End?! (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Netherlands
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lucca is in the middle of her A-level exams, heading for a career as a high-flying lawyer when she is mistakenly accused of criminal damage and sentenced to community service in a hospice. There she meets Valerie who is determined to carry out the ...
Plot: lesbian, female nudity, lesbian sex, woman, father daughter relationship, theft, lgbt
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 1K
I Do (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gay Brit living in New York is deprived of his immigration status, and risks losing his family and life in the U.S. He marries his lesbian best friend to remain in the country and stay with his family, but things get complicated when he meets the ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: lesbian interest, gay, gays and lesbians, immigrants, gender, love and romance, society, fall in love, discrimination, misfit, working the system, deportation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, medical school, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Ava's Impossible Things (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When her mother makes a shocking request, sheltered Ava struggles with reality, escaping into a dream world where she summons up old friends and long forgotten desires.
Plot: lesbian, dream, pregnant woman
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Endless Possibility of Sky (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Sex and drugs-getting hooked and getting off –can be addicting. For Drew (Brad Hallowell), eking out a mundane life in Waterville, Maine, it is resisting the illicit pleasure in New York; for Mistress Datina (Philly), it means operating a sex and ...
Plot: snowglobe, methamphetamine, hiv, shower, rape, hotel room, drugs, death, erection, homelessness, drug dealer, porn star ...
Place: new york, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Do You Take This Man (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a gay couple's impending wedding hits a snag, the grooms must rely on their friends and family to see them through.
Plot: lgbt, engaged couple, childhood friends, hollywood, argument, secret, wedding, marriage, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, beach, nightclub, hustler, gay relationship, male prostitute, prostitution, gay sex, gay kiss, cell phone, male nudity, umbrella ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 237
2by4 (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johnnie is a foreman of construction crew. On the outside he seems very "normal" and straight, but one evening we see him putting on make-up and feather boa and going for a night at the city.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, sexual, sincere
Plot: gay, sexual abuse, drug abuse, drugs/alcohol, gays and lesbians, immigrants, gay relationship, gender, life is a bitch, society, transsexual, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, las vegas, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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