Movies like To the Stars

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To the Stars (2019)
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To the Stars (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Under small-town scrutiny, a withdrawn farmer’s daughter forges an intimate friendship with a worldly but reckless new girl in 1960s Oklahoma.
Style: tragic ending, psychological, sentimental, romantic, touching, sexy, melancholic
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, female friendship, female protagonist, opposites attract, abusive father, lesbian interest, lesbian attraction, closeted lesbian, americana, love and romance, love, coming out, gay love, youth, friendship, violence, lgbt, romance, family relations, lovers, lesbian love, couple relations, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, fall in love ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: oklahoma

Most similar movies to To the Stars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out unusual plot structure, touching, sexy and romantic films with plots about lgbt, youth, love and romance, love, gays and lesbians, romance and gay love mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like To the Stars: Ambrosia (2012), Woman's Lake (2012), And Breathe Normally (2018), Ava's Impossible Things (2016), Nude Area (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ambrosia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ambrosia is the story of an Iranian-Canadian couple, Ali and Leila, who dream of an exciting future in Vancouver: Ali owns a pizza shop and thinks of expanding and Leila is an up-and-coming clothing designer. However, their situations change ...
Style: unusual plot structure, romantic, melancholic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, seamstress, power relations, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, love, fall in love, lesbianism, love and romance, society, love story ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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95%
 5.5
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Woman's Lake (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: What could be lovelier than Women's Lake - a magical summer setting near Berlin? Rosa, perhaps. She's the slightly melancholy guardian of the lake, spending her days in a boat, trapping fish and watching for poachers. Or her lover, the ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, psychological, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbian couple, lesbian romance, female nudity, flirting, young lovers, gay love, fall in love, lesbian love, love and romance, lesbian interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
And Breathe Normally (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the edge of Iceland’s Reykjanes peninsula, two women’s lives will intersect – for a brief moment – while trapped in circumstances unforeseen. Between a struggling Icelandic mother and an asylum seeker from Guinea-Bissau, a delicate bond ...
Style: sexy, sincere, unusual plot structure, romantic, touching ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian interest, lgbtq, love and romance, fall in love, friendship, lesbianism, lesbian relationship, couple relations, romance, lesbian love, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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.
Style: psychological, touching, romantic, melancholic, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, dream, love and romance, gays and lesbians, lesbianism, love, lesbian romance, lesbian interest, lesbian couple, lovers, lesbian love, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Nude Area (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Naomi, a fifteen year-old Dutch girl from South-Amsterdam, develops a crush on a beautiful Arabic girl of the same age living in the poor quarters of Amsterdam West. During one magical summer in Amsterdam, the two girls play an emotional chess game ...
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, unusual plot structure, sexy ...
Plot: love, female nudity, lesbian, teenage girl, lesbian interest, teenager, couple relations, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, love and romance, lesbian romance, teenage love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Driving Not Knowing (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An estranged poet attempts to rekindle a complex relationship with a strung-out musician during a weekend in rural nowhere; their toxic past, however, won't be so easily forgotten.
Style: touching, psychological, sexy, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: drug addiction, gay, love, poetry, gay couple, love and romance, society, gays and lesbians, gay lead character, youth, gay love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Clayton & Claudia (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: Claudia Noon is a struggling booker for a local talent agency in Dallas. While working hard to find her actors work, an old crush from her high school years, Kent Bergman, shows-up at the agency looking for representation. It is obvious that Kent ...
Style: sexy, sentimental, psychological, touching, romantic ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, gay love, love affair, gay interest, young lovers, romance, couples, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Becks (2017)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a crushing breakup with her girlfriend, a Brooklyn musician moves back in with her Midwestern mother. As she navigates her hometown, playing for tip money in an old friend's bar, an unexpected relationship begins to take shape.
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, romantic, melancholic, psychological ...
Plot: lesbian romance, lesbian, family relations, female singer, singer, love and romance, gay love, young lovers, lesbian interest, couples, lgbt, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Chambermaid Lynn (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lynn Zapatek, a chambermaid in a large hotel, has a deathly fear of human interaction yet she craves intimacy. A chance encounter prompts her to emerge from her cocoon.
Style: sexy, touching, romantic, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: bdsm, chambermaid, voyeurism, hotel, s&m, lesbian sex, lesbian, bondage, lesbian interest, female nudity, peeping tom, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A New York Christmas Wedding (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As her Christmas Eve wedding draws near, Jennifer is visited by an angel and shown what could have been if she hadn't denied her true feelings for her childhood best friend.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, unusual plot structure, contemplative ...
Plot: lgbt, christmas, wedding, lesbian relationship, holiday, family conflict, gay slur, lesbian interest, lesbian, christmas eve, catholic, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Funny Story (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tragic comedy about a well-intentioned father who inadvertently wreaks havoc on the life of his estranged daughter.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, unusual plot structure, humorous, touching ...
Plot: wedding, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian daughter, female nudity, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, father daughter relationship, bisexual woman, moral dilemma, love triangle, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Tove (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Finland, Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Helsinki, 1945. The end of the war brings a new sense of artistic and social freedom for painter Tove Jansson. While focusing her artistic dreams on painting, the enchanting tales of the ‘Moomin’ creatures she told to scared children in bomb ...
Style: romantic, psychological, contemplative, touching, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: lgbt, writers, lesbian, love and romance, romance, coming out, lesbian interest, family relations, couple relations, friendship, young lovers, lesbian love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: finland, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
How to Disappear Completely (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Gerda meets Little Robber Girl in the Berlin subway. There’s only ten, twelve hours until they’ll part ways. The mutual interest turns into love affair and all that ends in the morning. But still there’s a sea of the city to float by night.
Style: touching, sexy, unusual plot structure, sentimental, romantic ...
Plot: lesbian love, love, lesbian, female female relationship, lesbian sex, big city, female nudity, love and romance, lesbian interest, love affair, romance, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Last Summer of the Rich (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vienna's high society parties with sex, drugs, alcohol and young models. Hanna von Stezewitz stands in the center of it all. She's young, attractive and rich, head of a corporate group and one of Vienna's most important financers.
Style: realistic, sexy, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: strong female presence, nightlife, strong sexual content, sexual relations, lesbian, lesbian interest, love and romance, young lovers, lesbian love, love, gay love, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 479
Signature Move (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A secret new romance with Alma forces Zaynab to confront her complicated relationship with her recently widowed mother. In this coming-of-age Muslim melodrama, Zaynab copes by taking up Lucha-style wrestling.
Style: psychological, melancholic, touching, unusual plot structure, captivating ...
Plot: wrestling, lesbian, breakup, pakistani, mother daughter relationship, mexican, love and romance, love, lesbian interest, lesbian romance, society, lesbianism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 189
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 ...
Style: romantic, tense, psychological, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian, woman, lgbt, female nudity, lesbian sex, father daughter relationship, love and romance, romance, escapades, lesbian love, love, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Kate Can’t Swim (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kate’s best friend Em returns from abroad with a surprising new lover, they embark on a reunion vacation with their partners, but the peaceful getaway quickly becomes emotionally complicated.
Style: lgbt cinema, psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, touching ...
Plot: friendship, lesbian, lgbt, young adult, lesbian attraction, cheating on boyfriend, cheating girlfriend, lesbianism, fall in love, love, couple relations, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
My First Summer (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 16-year-old Claudia has grown up in isolation from the outside world. Stranded on a remote property after her mother's death, she is shocked when Grace, a spirited local teen, appears in the garden like a mirage, a breath of fresh, sugary air. ...
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, touching, light, melancholic ...
Plot: lgbt teen, lgbt, social isolation, mental illness, countryside, first love, traumatic experience, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian relationship, friendship, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Schoolgirl Complex (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At an all female high school, a senior of the radio club becomes fascinated with the club's newest member. As graduation nears and the summer heat rises, so does the sexual tension between the girls.
Style: unusual plot structure, sexy, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian teen, lesbian, teenage girl, japanese girl, high school, japanese schoolgirl, japanese teenager, crush, japanese school, schoolgirl, lesbian interest, girls' school ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Bloomington (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A former child actress attends college in search of independence and ends up becoming romantically involved with a female professor. Their relationship thrives until an opportunity to return to acting forces her to make life-altering decisions.
Style: touching, sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian couple, lesbian, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, college, lesbian sex, love and romance, love affair, strong female presence, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a teenager reveals that she is gay to her devout Mormon parents, they decide to send her to a conversion therapy home in Utah.
Style: sentimental, romantic, suspenseful, sexy, psychological
Plot: religious conversion, lesbian romance, lesbian relationship, lesbian interest, society, love and romance, escapades, lesbian love, couple relations, escape, lesbian couple, religious ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Santa Monica (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A young man is warned by his boyfriend that he is leaving. Melancholia becomes part of his life until his friends take him to parties, amid these adventures, he can finally rediscover happiness.
Style: silent film, sentimental, psychological, romantic, touching ...
Plot: lgbt, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest, gay relationship, gay couple, love and romance, gay, lovers, couple relations, love, gay protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Broken Gardenias (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jenni, an orphaned semi-savant, and a street hustler named Sam, steal a car and head to Los Angeles to find Jenni's father whom she hasn't seen or heard from since she was six years old.
Style: humorous, touching, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: road trip, first love, lgbt, search for father, hustler, lesbian, women, homeless, lesbian romance, young lovers, gays and lesbians, lesbian interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Zone (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A mysterious visitor spends the night at an apartment belonging to a young engaged couple and their friend. Over the course of the night and the following day he sleeps with all three roommates and then disappears, leading to conversations about ...
Style: mumblecore, unusual plot structure, sexy, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: threesome, relationships, lgbt, sex with a stranger, female nudity, menage a trois, mysterious stranger, jealousy, lesbian, love and romance, lesbian interest, lesbian romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.0
 5K
Are We Ok? (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Temmuz is an openly gay sculptor living at a flat with his dog in Istanbul. He lives a bohemian lifestyle and has a happy go lucky, carefree, eccentric (such as believing in good luck charms) character, frequently distracting him from his work as a ...
Style: psychological, gay cinema, melancholic, unusual plot structure, touching ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, father son relationship, friendship, gay slur, alcohol abuse, depression, sculptor, gay lead character, family relations, love and romance, gay couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 66
The Loft (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Loft is a character-driven dramedy series created by Natalie Faye. It follows a motley crew of struggling young creatives whose lives intersect in the illegal DUMBO loft apartment they share. Emily, a bright eyed and bushy tailed Midwestern ...
Style: romantic, sexy, unusual plot structure, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian, musician, lgbt, nymphomaniac, love and romance, lesbian interest, couple relations, romance, love affair, gay love, fall in love, lesbianism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brooklyn new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.4
 281
Black Tar Road (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a Black Tar Road between nowhere and somewhere, two misunderstood women find love in between the cracks of hardships.
Style: sexy, romantic, touching, unusual plot structure, melancholic
Plot: lesbian sex, shaved labia, lesbian, sex, prostitution, prostitute, lesbian couple, lgbt, love, lesbian romance, young lovers, gay love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Queen Antigone: Three Acts (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brother and sister live in Athens; then they start a road trip.
Style: avant garde, queer cinema, romantic, sentimental, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, nudity (full frontal - brief), dying father, sibling, male nudity, brother sister relationship, bullying, gay couple, love and romance, love affair, gays and lesbians, gay love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The hour of Living (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Theo goes looking for someone who can tell him about his dad and the person he loved. His quest leads him into the Alps, where George has been living as a recluse for ten years. As they meet, the two men start to make sense of their lives.
Style: melancholic, sincere, romantic, visually appealing, psychological ...
Plot: gay, love, gay couple, love and romance, gay lead character, escapades, lgbt, couple relations, young lovers, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: switzerland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sexual Tension: Violetas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, USA, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: What are the rules that determine how attraction and desire are set free? Glances, unexpected smiles, confiding in unknown women. Long cherished fantasies, intimate friendships and unexpected meetings. In Volume 2 of the Sexual Tension diptych, ...
Style: psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, teenage girl, lesbian sex, sexual tension, female nudity, sexual attraction, love and romance, lesbian couple, couples, friendship, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%