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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, femininity, hollywood, feminist, marriage, infertility, college dropout, drug use, homelessness, engagement, wife, husband
Place: las vegas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and touching films with plots about gay, lesbian, lesbian kiss, lgbt, love and romance, marriage and sex mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Sophie/Jerzy: Running on Empty Dreams (2009), Away (2005), Desert Hearts (1985), Stripper Wives (1999), Apart (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: gay, female nudity, love, lesbian, lesbianism, lesbian kiss, infidelity, lesbian love, illness
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 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: self loathing, yelling, insomnia, presidential election, ensemble, coming out, homosexuality, high school, homosexual, screaming, classroom, gay ...
Time: year 2004
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: sexy, touching, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Plot: lesbian, coming out, divorce, lgbt, farm, romance, love affair, gender, gays and lesbians, love and romance, couples, fall in love ...
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Place: nevada, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 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: housewife, sex on couch, swimming pool, topless, stripper, bare breasts, lesbian sex, lesbian, sex scene, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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 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, hustler, gay relationship, drug dealer, kiss
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 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, lgbt, coming of age, self discovery, personal growth, drugs, female protagonist, female nudity, drifter, lesbian relationship, boyfriend, boredom ...
⇓ 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, touching, sentimental, sexual, realistic
Plot: prostitute, showgirl, love triangle, chorus girl, society, lifestyle, infidelity, looking for sex, love and romance, youth, small town, ambition ...
Time: 60s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, british columbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: dysfunctional family, wedding, mental illness, suicide, sibling relationship, ex boyfriend, portrait, therapy, wedding dress, mother, affair, brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: realistic, humorous, serious
Plot: lesbian, love and romance, rising to stardom, romance, couples, film making, breakup, lesbianism, lesbian sex, female nudity, lesbian kiss, lesbian romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.4
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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, gay love, gay romance, death of brother, father son relationship, gay kiss, gay couple, brother sister relationship, american football, male nudity, gay student, reconciliation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 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, musician, family, engagement, adultery, female bonding, racial issues, class differences, female friendship, white male black female relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: bollywood, media, cocaine, lesbian romance, jealousy, actress, fame, lesbian kiss, lesbian sex, lesbianism, betrayal, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, couples, photographer, magazine, drug abuse, addiction, romance, love, fall in love, love affair, drugs/alcohol, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, hollywood, engaged couple, childhood friends, argument, secret, wedding, marriage, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: becoming an adult, theatre play, kiss, coming of age, suicide, masturbation, mask, friendship, youth, coming out, rape, lesbian ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Breaking the Cycle (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Jason's idea of romance is planning anonymous gay hookups through a chat room, while his roommate Chad wants to find Mr. Right. When a friend shows Chad how to access the chat room, he meets someone named "Hook-Up Boy" who seems very ...
Plot: gay, internet, internal affairs, blow job, cybersex, erotica, chocolate, one night stand, roommate, unrequited love, anal sex, phone sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.2
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Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: touching, sexual, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: coming out, lesbian, fall in love, gays and lesbians, infidelity, family problems, unfulfillment, best friends, lifestyle, dishonesty, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: realistic, serious, sexual, sexy, touching ...
Plot: lesbian, dishonesty, love affair, couples, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, singleness, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, romance, infidelity ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: touching, captivating, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Dying Gaul (2005)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 96K
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Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 1K
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Country: USA
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Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Plot: love, lesbian, panties, lesbian kiss, flashback, kiss, sex scene, gay, masturbation
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 249
Road Movie (2002)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Suk-won, a trader who loses all of his money (and his wife) in a market downturn is left homeless until Dae-shik, a homeless loner, rescues him. Together the two travel across the country and Dae-shik falls in love with Suk-won. Joining them in ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
 685
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young man involved in a love affair that will change his life forever, whilst his lover wrestles his demons on a journey that will force him to come to terms with his sexuality, leaving lives destroyed in the wake.
Plot: gay, affair, dancer, sexuality, love affair, gay relationship, lgbt, hiv, brother in law brother in law relationship, husband wife relationship, closeted homosexual, brother in law ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Different Story (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gay man and a lesbian enter into a marriage of convenience in order to prevent his deportation, and then gradually fall in love with one another.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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