Male friendship movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant male friendship movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, melancholic, sexy, clever and harsh films and TV shows about / with friendship between men, friendship, friends, drinking alcohol, storytelling, life philosophy, mentor, buddies, runaway and catastrophe plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, Germany, Argentina and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as male friendship: December Boys (2007), Paddleton (2019), Tolkien (2019), My Own Private Idaho (1991), That Awkward Moment (2014), I Love You, Man (2009), The Inbetweeners (2008), The Wedding Ringer (2015), Everybody Wants Some!! (2016), Magic Mike XXL (2015).

List of male friendship movies

 6.5
 12K
December Boys (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For many years, four teenage orphans at an Australian outback convent have watched their younger comrades find new parents, and realize that they may never be adopted. The Reverend Mother sends the four boys away on a seaside vacation, where they ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adoption, friendship, orphan, orphanage, best friends, rivalry, youth, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, beach, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 2000s, 1930s ...
Place: australia, tasmania, south australia, england, london ...
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 7.1
 14K
Paddleton (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.
Style: sentimental, touching, psychological, sincere
Plot: friendship between men, cancer, terminal illness, best friend, friendship, medication, dying, neighbor, destiny, life philosophy, buddies, tragedy ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.8
 39K
Tolkien (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: friendship between men, world war one, boys' school, coming of age, young soldier, male protagonist, teenage boy, soldier, group of friends, treasure, friendship between boys, battlefield ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1937, year 1987 ...
Place: oxford university, england
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My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, touching, captivating, serious, road movie ...
Plot: homosexuality, homosexual, male prostitute, friendship between men, gay sex, gay, male prostitution, friendship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, poverty, prostitution ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: idaho, rome italy, seattle, usa, washington state ...
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That Awkward Moment (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Best pals Jason and Daniel indulge in casual flings and revel in their carefree, unattached lives. After learning that the marriage of their friend Mikey is over, they gladly welcome him back into their circle. The three young men make a pact to ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, romantic, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, friendship between men, friendship, looking for sex, three friends, relationships, male objectification, buddies, romance, casual sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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 7.0
 204K
I Love You, Man (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Peter Klaven is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey, discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship between men, friendship, wedding, marriage, coworker, loneliness, best man, couple relations, supportive friend, obsessive quest, buddies, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, malibu california, chicago illinois ...
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The Inbetweeners (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Welcome to a world of futile crushes, sibling brawls, getting drunk too quickly and casting constant aspersions about your friends' sexuality.
Style: sitcom, humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, looking for sex, high school, bully, friendship between men, innocence lost, teenage sexuality, youth, popularity, friendship, sexual humor, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, london, britain
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The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Doug Harris is a loveable but socially awkward groom-to-be with a problem: he has no best man. With less than two weeks to go until he marries the girl of his dreams, Doug is referred to Jimmy Callahan, owner and CEO of Best Man, Inc., a company ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wedding, friendship, nothing goes right, love and romance, friends, best man, dishonesty, buddies, disorder, friendship between men, cons and scams, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
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Everybody Wants Some!! (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A comedy that follows a group of friends as they navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Style: humorous, realistic, talky, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, college life, friendship between men, rivalry, sport, social relations, athlete's life, buddies, ambition, contests and competitions, sport team, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, year 1980, 70s
Place: usa, texas, california
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 5.6
 55K
Magic Mike XXL (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three years after Mike bowed out of the stripper life at the top of his game, he and the remaining Kings of Tampa hit the road to Myrtle Beach to put on one last blow-out performance.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: dancing, strip club, male stripper, friendship between men, hopes, workplace, artists and showbiz, on the road, performer's life, ambition, striptease, road trip ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, florida, california, rome italy
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 6.3
 119K
Funny People (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Famous and wealthy funnyman George Simmons doesn't give much thought to how he treats people until a doctor delivers stunning health news, forcing George to reevaluate his priorities with a little help from aspiring stand-up comic Ira.
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, funny, melancholic, intense ...
Plot: comedian, terminal illness, loneliness, old love, human nature, supportive friend, hopes, unfulfilled love, fighting illness, cancer, introspection, coping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles, california
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The Groomsmen (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A groom (Ed Burns) and his four attendants wrestle with issues related to friendship and maturity a week before the big day.
Style: realistic, sentimental, humorous, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, friendship between men, brother brother relationship, friendship, couple relations, buddies, hopes, wedding, thirtysomething life, couples, friends, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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 6.7
 8K
Fandango (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five college buddies from the University of Texas circa 1971 embark on a final road trip odyssey across the Mexican border before facing up to uncertain futures, in Vietnam and otherwise.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: coming of age, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, student life, young lovers, obsessive quest, on the road, buddies, love and romance, travel, skydiving, surprise party ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: austin texas, texas, vietnam
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 7.8
 109K
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A naive male prostitute and his sickly friend struggle to survive on the streets of New York City.
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, serious, rough ...
Plot: friendship, fish out of water, prostitute, dancer, cowboy, fighting illness, society, male prostitute, homosexuality, naivete, gay slur, homosexual ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 70s
Place: new york, texas, usa, florida, grand central station manhattan new york city ...
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 6.5
 3K
Taekwondo (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Fernando is on holiday with his closest male friends in a beautiful country house in a suburb of Buenos Aries. On their own without their girlfriends in a “men only” environment, the hunky young studs bask in the hot sun, play in the pool, smoke ...
Style: humorous, disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male nudity, homoeroticism, gay, gay interest, gay relationship, closeted gay, lgbt, homosexuality, gay latino, friendship between men, friendship, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina, argentina
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 6.4
 133K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: impersonating a police officer, buddy cop, investigation, partners against crime, friendship between men, fighting crime, partners, mistaken identity, disorder, corruption, police, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This adult comedy follows six characters, three men and three women from a cross-section of social groups, as they play sexual power games. When an affair fires up between 2 of the married characters, it sparks a chain of consequences for all of ...
Style: sexual, sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: extramarital affair, unhappiness, friendship between men, dark humor, betrayal, couple relations, love affair, infidelity, thirtysomething life, battle of the sexes, looking for love, midlife crisis ...
Time: 90s
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The Blonde One (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Womanising Juan must quickly find a flatmate after his brother moves out. In moves Gabriel (the blonde of the title), Juan's stoic and very handsome co-worker, who is recently widowed and struggling to support his young daughter. What starts ...
Style: erotic, bleak, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: gay, male homosexuality, closeted homosexual, gay love, gay relationship, male nudity, gay erotica, homosexuality, homoeroticism, lust, homosexual, gay sex ...
Place: argentina
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 8.2
 18K
Looking (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Three friends in San Francisco who explore the fun and sometimes overwhelming options available to a new generation of gay men.
Style: sincere, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, friendship between men, friendship, gay slur, lgbt, gay sex, everyday life, direction and purpose, looking for love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: san francisco, california, los angeles, usa, oakland california
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The Intouchables (2011)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A true story of two men who should never have met – a quadriplegic aristocrat who was injured in a paragliding accident and a young man from the projects.
Style: feel good, uplifting, touching, inspirational, sincere ...
Plot: friendship, life philosophy, unlikely friendships, french, disability, lifestyle change, caregiver, starting over, friends, culture clash, friendship between men, handicapped ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, paris france
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 6.6
 132K
Last Vegas (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, funny, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: elderly, friendship, golden years, vacation, funeral, bachelor party, buddies, aging, friendship between men, weekend, disorder, old friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, brooklyn new york city, new york ...
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Game of Silence (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A successful Atlanta attorney's long-lost childhood friends unexpectedly reappear after 25 years. When a dark secret they thought they'd buried resurfaces, the brotherhood bands together to right the wrongs of their shared past - a journey ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: friendship between men, lawyer, organized crime, secret, revenge, conspiracy, childhood friend, murder, hidden truth, mysterious past, secret past, confronting the past ...
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 6.8
 9K
Clarence (2013)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a young boy named Clarence, who is optimistic about everything, and his two best friends Jeff and Sumo.
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, feel good, realistic
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: school, mischievous children, friends, family relations, parents and children, friendship between men, disorder, overweight, adventure, youth, children, friend ...
Place: usa, arizona, phoenix arizona
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Werner - Gekotzt wird später! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Werner, Andi and Eckat play dice to determine the next king of the trio. When Werner is crowned king, he decides for all of them to skip work and start for Korsika.
Style: light, captivating, feel good, funny, humorous ...
Plot: friendship between men, tourism, group of friends, drunk driver, silly humor, alcoholic, road trip, alcohol abuse, adventure, humour, friends, escapades ...
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 5.1
 49K
The Covenant (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.
Style: atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, friendship between men, youth, teenager, supernatural, chase, magic, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
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 6.3
 56K
The Loft (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Belgium, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: For five men, the opportunity to share a penthouse in the city -- in which to carry on extramarital affairs -- is a dream come true, until the dead body of an unknown woman turns up. Realizing that her killer must be one of their group, the men are ...
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, adultery, murder mystery, sex scene, uncover truth, adulterous husband, infidelity, betrayal, crimes, sexual relations, cheating wife, friendship between men ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san diego california, new orleans, new jersey
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 7.0
 3K
Brotherhood (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Former Danish servicemen Lars and Jimmy are thrown together while training in a neo-Nazi group. Moving from hostility through grudging admiration to friendship and finally passion, events take a darker turn when their illicit relationship is ...
Style: serious, emotional, captivating, realistic, tense ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, racism, homosexuality, friendship, love affair, forbidden love, couples, love and romance, tragic love, self discovery, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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 7.8
 2K
Off Centre (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Off Centre is an American sitcom that aired on The WB network from October 14, 2001 to October 31, 2002. Created by Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz, and Danny Zuker, the series was heavily promoted as "from the guys who brought you American Pie".
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: lifestyle, youth, buddies, womanizer, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship between men, hip hop culture, friends, model, city life, couples, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.9
 294
Sarazanmai (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: The stage is Asakusa. One day, three second-year middle school students — Kazuki Yasaka, Toi Kuji, and Enta Jinai — meet a kappa-like creature named Keppi, who is the self-proclaimed heir to the throne of Kappa Kingdom. Keppi forcibly takes the ...
Style: surreal, touching, captivating, yaoi
Plot: teenage love, friendship between men, secret love, love triangle, teenage sexuality, gay love, love, gay, zombie, half brother, cross dressing, homosexual ...
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Sword in the Moon (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A series of high-ranking officials are being systematically eliminated by a sleek assassin and his female assistant, and arrogant master swordsman General Choi (Jo Jae-Hyeon) is charged with putting an end to the carnage. During a previous time of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: martial arts, coup d'etat, vengeance, vigilantism, adventure, redemption, political unrest, rivalry, betrayal, usurper, friendship between men, lone wolves ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: asia, korea
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