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Another Country (1984)
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Another Country (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, Guy Bennett and Tommy Judd are friends because they are both outsiders in their own ways. Bennett is openly gay, Judd is a Marxist. It explores his homosexuality and exposure to Marxism, while examining the hypocrisy and snobbery of the English public school system. The film is loosely based on the life of the spy and double agent Guy Burgess.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, psychological, captivating, factual, political, sincere, touching, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, boys' school, equality, homosexuality, homosexual, lgbt, gay lead character, society, youth, romance, golden years, boarding school life, boarding school, school, gay slur, social differences, gay relationship, lgbtq, homosexual love, coming of age, gender, young love, corporal punishment, politics ...
Time: 1930s, 80s, post world war two, year 1983
Place: england, ussr, russia, britain, europe, moscow russia, soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and queer cinema films with plots about gay, lgbt, lgbtq, male nudity, friendship, gay kiss and gays and lesbians mostly in Drama, Romance and Biography genres. Some movies like Another Country: Maurice (1987), Borstal Boy (2000), Wilde (1997), Machuca (2004), Little Ashes (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: sexy, melancholic, scenic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, homosexuality, gay relationship, homosexual, first gay sexual experience, male nudity, closeted homosexual, gay lead character, gay love, forbidden love, friendship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, pre world war one, 70s, 1910s ...
Place: england, london, europe, greece, italy ...
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Borstal Boy (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on Irish poet Brendan Behan's experiences in a reform school in 1942. A 16 year-old Irish republican terrorist arrives on the ferry at Liverpool and is arrested for possession of explosives. He is imprisoned in a Borstal in East ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, disturbing, gloomy ...
Audience: pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, ira, friendship, teenage love, jail cell, lgbt, love and romance, life is a bitch, youth, teenage life, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: ireland, europe, england
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100%
 6.9
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Wilde (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Oscar Wilde, genius, poet, playwright and the First Modern Man. The self-realisation of his homosexuality caused Wilde enormous torment as he juggled marriage, fatherhood and responsibility with his obsessive love for Lord Alfred ...
Style: homoerotic, touching, sexual, sexy, witty ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, writers, hypocrisy, gay lead character, male nudity, lgbt, homosexual, gay relationship, obsession, male homosexuality, gays and lesbians ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 90s
Place: england, ireland, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.7
 12K
Machuca (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Chile, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Santiago, capital of Chile during the Marxist government of elected, highly controversial president Salvador Allende. Father McEnroe supports his leftist views by introducing a program at the prestigious "collegio" (Catholic prep school) ...
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, political, serious ...
Plot: childhood, coming of age, sexual initiation, friendship, poverty, youth, politics, demonstration, communism, classmate, social differences, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: chile, latin america, south america, spain, argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Little Ashes (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: About the young life and loves of artist Salvador Dalí, filmmaker Luis Buñuel and writer Federico García Lorca.
Style: atmospheric, serious, factual, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: poet, gay, friendship, artist, spanish civil war, gay relationship, political unrest, friends, painter, closeted homosexual, homosexual, student ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, year 1936, 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, andalusia, europe, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
You Are Not Alone (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Young teenager Bo (Anders Agensø) is too sensitive for the hothouse atmosphere of a boarding school run by a cold, unfeeling would-be man of the cloth (an uncharacteristically grim Ove Sprogøe). Lonely and scared, he finds a soul mate in the ...
Style: sentimental, touching, erotic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, first love, gays and lesbians, youth, friendship, teenage life, gay, gay teenager, lgbt teen, male nudity, lgbt, teenage boy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe
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100%
 7.5
 112K
A Single Man (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Adapted from a 1964 novel of the same name, the film follows a day in the life of George Falconer, a British college professor reeling with the recent and sudden loss of his longtime partner. This traumatic event makes George challenge his own will ...
Style: psychological, sexy, philosophical, sincere, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, depression, loneliness, gays and lesbians, lgbt, broken heart, gay relationship, homosexual, tragic love, homosexuality, teacher student relationship, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s, year 1962, 20th century, 1940s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, madrid, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 3K
Lan Yu (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love story between a country boy in Beijing to study and a wealthy businessman set against the backdrop of the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, sincere, depressing ...
Plot: gay, older man younger man relationship, gay asian, gay sex, gay relationship, love affair, lifestyle, fighting the system, social differences, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, couples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, year 1988
Place: beijing china, china, asia, shanghai, east berlin ...
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100%
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 7.5
 14K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, first gay sexual experience, gay teenager, teenage life, lgbt, gender, gay slur, friendship, gays and lesbians, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, britain, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Happy Prince (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Belgium, Italy, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: THE HAPPY PRINCE tells the story of the last days of Oscar Wilde. This great man of letters, once one of the most famous authors in England, is now a superstar on the skids. As Oscar lies on his death bed, the past comes flooding back to him, ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, suspense, captivating, sad ...
Plot: gay, gay romance, gay relationship, gay lead character, gay erotica, writers, gay couple, gay friend, downfall, lgbt, gay interest, gay youth ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: paris france, naples italy, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Normal Heart (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the ...
Style: sad, emotional, touching, sincere, compassionate ...
Plot: gay, aids, gays and lesbians, terminal illness, homosexual, lgbt, epidemic, male homosexuality, friendship, life is a bitch, gay couple, sexuality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, year 1982, year 1981 ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, yale university, washington d.c.
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25%
Against the Law (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Peter Wildeblood, a thoughtful and private gay journalist whose affair with a handsome serviceman he met in Piccadilly – during the time homosexuality was a crime – turned Queen's evidence against him in one of ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, tense, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay interest, male homosexuality, court, prison, gay slur, legal, lgbtq, love and romance, gay couple, couples ...
Time: year 1952, 50s
Place: europe
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25%
Christopher and His Kind (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1931 budding author Christopher Isherwood goes to Berlin at the invitation of his friend W. H. Auden for the gay sex that abounds in the city. Whilst working as an English teacher his housemates include bewigged old queen Gerald Hamilton and ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, self discovery, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, fall in love, society, state affairs, political unrest, nightlife, strong sexual content, homosexuality ...
Time: 1930s, post world war two, 20th century, year 1976, year 1931 ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, england, hamburg germany ...
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24%
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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: touching, sincere, sexy, meditative, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gay relationship, lgbt, gay love, gay couple, gay club, homosexual, male nudity, gays and lesbians, gay sex, one night stand, homosexuality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, canada, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, sweet, romantic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, gay teenager, homosexuality, gay love, lgbt teen, lgbt, coming of age, teenage love, gays and lesbians, sexuality, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, sweet, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, homosexuality, blindness, coming of age, gay teenager, gay love, school, friendship, gay couple, coming out, teenage love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Clapham Junction (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the Clapham district of south London, England, the film is inspired by true events. The paths of several men intersect during a dramatic thirty-six hours in which their lives are changed forever.
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, rough, touching ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, gay slur, lgbt, masturbation, infidelity, seduction, lifestyle, life is a bitch, society, estrangement, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Coming Out (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: East Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Reportedly the first film to come out of East Germany to deal openly with gay issues. Philipp, a closeted teacher is dating a female collegue to keep up appearances. One night, by 'accident' he stumbles into a gay bar, meets and promptly ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, touching, psychological ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gay cruising, gay teenager, gays and lesbians, lgbt, sexuality, teacher, gay relationship, love triangle, lgbtq, erotica ...
Time: 80s
Place: east berlin, germany, europe, berlin germany
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24%
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I Am Michael (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, intellectual ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay relationship, gender, gays and lesbians, church, preacher, introspection, gay teenager, society, lgbtq, magazine editor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2007, year 2000, year 2006 ...
Place: usa, wyoming, colorado, san francisco
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24%
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Pride (2014)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on a true story, the film is set in the summer of 1984 – when Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) is on strike. At the Gay Pride March in London, a group of gay and lesbian activists decides to raise ...
Style: touching, witty, sincere, humorous, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, prejudice, working class, homosexuality, culture clash, gay slur, protest, gay couple, gay relationship, coming out, lesbian couple ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1985, future, 20th century
Place: england, wales, london, united kingdom, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 3K
Monster Pies (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mike has felt alienated and alone for as long as he can remember, until a new boy arrives at his school - awakening feelings and a world of possibilities he'd never before dared to dream of.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, gay relationship, lgbt, gay lead character, gays and lesbians, high school, teacher, teenage love, self discovery, fall in love, gender ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
I Killed My Mother (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hubert, a brash 17-year-old, is confused and torn by a love-hate relationship with his mother that consumes him more and more each day. After distressing ordeals and tragic episodes, Hubert will find his mother on the banks of Saint Lawrence river, ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay son, homosexuality, gay teenager, gay relationship, youth, gay sex, lgbt teen, family relations, gay bashing, coming of age ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The King's Speech (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, uplifting, dramatic, realistic ...
Plot: stuttering, british royal family, world war two, royal family, unlikely friendships, british history, disability, politics, historical character, friendship, king, king of england ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 50s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: england, britain, london, europe, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 7.2
 14K
Mrs Brown (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Queen Victoria is deeply depressed after the death of her husband, disappearing from public. Her servant Brown, who adores her, through caress and admiration brings her back to life, but that relationship creates scandalous situation and is likely ...
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, intense, melancholic ...
Plot: queen victoria, friendship, politics, queen, romance, royalty, victorian england, relationships, love story, widow, british monarchy, british history ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1880s
Place: scotland, england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Importance of Being Earnest (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two young gentlemen living in 1890s England use the same pseudonym ("Ernest") on the sly, which is fine until they both fall in love with women using that name, which leads to a comedy of mistaken identities...
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: mistaken identity, false identity, romance, love story, happy ending, couples, social differences, comedy of errors, friendship, comedy of manners, disorder, farce ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century, 1920s, 1930s ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
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Dream Boy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story of Nathan, a young teenager who tries to flourish in a romantic relationship with neighbour Roy. The two young men will have to face the brutal reality of the rural south of the United States in the late 1970s.
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, homosexual rape, gay rape, dysfunctional family, gay couple, gay sex, closeted gay, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 2K
Sugar (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, touching, sexy ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming of age, coming out, lgbt, lifestyle, friendship, self discovery, teenage life, fall in love, romance, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 2K
The String (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Tunisia, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Malik has a lot on his plate when he returns home to Tunisia after living in France. He's processing his father's death, he can't come out to his mother, and his childhood anxieties have resurfaced. But all of Malik's problems ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gays and lesbians, romance, coming out, love and romance, homecoming, lgbt, gender, couples, society, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, tunisia, mediterranean sea, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 3K
The Falls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Falls is a feature film about two missionaries that fall in love while on their mission. RJ travels to a small town in Oregon with Elder Merrill to serve their mission and teach the words of Joseph Smith. Living together and sharing the ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, psychological, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, missionary, lgbt, coming out, gays and lesbians, religion, love, society, hopes, lgbtq, church ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
North Sea Texas (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pim lives in a run-down house in a dead-end street somewhere on the Flanders coast, together with his mother Yvette Bulteel. Life here smells of cold French fries, cheap cigarettes, vermouth and stale beer. Mother Yvette uses her friend Etienne, ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay teenager, lgbt teen, first gay sexual experience, coming of age, gay lead character, gay love, teenage love, lgbt child, gays and lesbians, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: belgium, flanders, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%