Gender movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gender movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, touching, serious, emotional, sexy and sexual films and TV shows about / with gender, couples, friendship, runaway, gays and lesbians, gay, love and romance, women, mentor and culture clash plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gender: Tomboy (2011), Queer as Folk (2000), Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Orange Is the New Black (2013), Something Must Break (2014), Drifting Flowers (2008), My Life in Pink (1997), Albert Nobbs (2011), I Am Not an Easy Man (2018), Free Fall (2013).

List of gender movies

 7.4
 15K
Tomboy (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A French family with two daughters, 10-year-old Laure and 6-year-old Jeanne, moves to a new neighborhood during the summer holidays. With her tomboy ways, Laure is immediately mistaken for a boy by the local kids and passes herself off as Mickaël.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, touching, emotional ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gender bending, sexual identity, friendship, self discovery, youth, dishonesty, society, family relations, child protagonist, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 8.3
 17K
Queer as Folk (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
Style: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, coming out, discrimination, gender, age difference, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, sexual activity, friendship, lesbian, aids, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
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Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, touching, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, coming of age, love affair, strong sexual content, teenage love, french, gays and lesbians, lovers, young woman, sexual attraction ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: france, kindergarten, europe, california
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Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A crime she committed in her youthful past sends Piper Chapman to a women's prison, where she trades her comfortable New York life for one of unexpected camaraderie and conflict in an eccentric group of fellow inmates.
Style: clever, realistic, humorous, cynical, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, prison life, lesbian relationship, prison, life turned upside down, drugs/alcohol, gender, women's prison, fish out of water, abuse, women in prison, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york state, new york
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Something Must Break (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Sebastian meets Andreas for the first time, he knows they belong together. While Sebastian defies gender norms — flouting convention in his androgynous fluidity — straight-identifying Andreas becomes unable to accept his attraction to ...
Style: touching, realistic, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gay, gays and lesbians, society, misfit, urban, social misfits, love and romance, fall in love, strong sexual content, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
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Drifting Flowers (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three poetic tales of seeking the true identity. In the first story, Jing, a blind singer, falls in love with her band's tomboy accordionist Diego. In another time and place, Lily, an elderly lesbian and Yen, her gay friend, create an ...
Style: sexual, touching, realistic, emotional, serious
Plot: gender, identity, feminism, friends, love and romance, gays and lesbians, golden years, youth, coming out, couples, teenage life, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, taiwan
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My Life in Pink (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ludovic is a small boy who cross-dresses and generally acts like a girl, talks of marrying his neighbor's son and can not understand why everyone is so surprised about it. His actions lead to problems for him and his family.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cross dressing, gender, coming of age, gender bending, gay, self discovery, youth, introspection, understanding, suburbs, love and romance, against the rules ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, europe, france
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 6.7
 22K
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Ireland, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Albert Nobbs struggles to survive in late 19th century Ireland, where women aren't encouraged to be independent. Posing as a man, so she can work as a butler in Dublin's most posh hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape ...
Style: sincere, stylized, touching, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: cross dressing, gender bending, lesbian, maid, gender, master and servant, butler, hotel, transvestism, period piece, pretense, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1800s, 1890s, 1930s
Place: ireland, europe, england
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I Am Not an Easy Man (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The chauvinist Damien wakes up in a world where women and men have their roles reversed in society, and everything is dominated by women.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, feel good, ironic, romantic
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: gender roles, gender, sexism, sorority, male female relationship, new life, social relations, sexist, barefoot male, male objectification, patronizing, barefoot woman ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.6
 16K
Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A promising career with the police, a baby on the way... Marc's life seems to be right on track. Then he meets fellow policeman Kay and during their regular jogs Marc experiences a never-before-felt sense of ease and effortlessness -- and what ...
Style: touching, serious, sexual, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, coming out, gay relationship, lgbt, love affair, gay love, infidelity, strong sexual content, love and romance, fall in love ...
Place: germany
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The Kids Are All Right (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two women, Nic and Jules, brought a son and daughter into the world through artificial insemination. When one of their children reaches age, both kids go behind their mothers' backs to meet with the donor. Life becomes so much more interesting ...
Style: semi serious, touching, witty, realistic, clever ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, gender, artificial insemination, biological father, control freak, argument, parenthood, parents and children, gays and lesbians, family values, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, buenos aires argentina, southern california
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Dating the Enemy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One messy science journalist (Tash) and a neat television host (Brett). Two very different people whose relationship is nose diving to get the opportunity to experience life in their partners shoes when they wake up one morning in each others ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, sincere, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body swapping, gender, journalist, disorder, battle of the sexes, couple relations, wish come true, couples, romance, introspection, love, hidden identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 5.5
 116K
White Chicks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, working undercover, gender bending, special agents, fbi, gender, undercover, cross dressing, crossdressing, disorder, drugs/alcohol, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
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 6.4
 135K
She's the Man (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Viola Johnson is in a real jam. Complications threaten her scheme to pose as her twin brother, Sebastian, and take his place at a new boarding school. She falls in love with her handsome roommate, Duke, who loves beautiful Olivia, who has fallen for ...
Style: feel good, humorous, romantic, funny, realistic ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, cross dressing, high school life, twins, hidden identity, sport, tomboy, high school, gender bending, love and romance, teenager, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, campus, london, new jersey
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 7.2
 101K
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, enigmatic, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, forbidden love, lesbian relationship, age difference, lesbian romance, gays and lesbians, impossible love, gender, department store, romance, divorce ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Sea Purple (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in ...
Style: touching, serious, captivating, disturbing, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian relationship, lesbian, forbidden love, island, gays and lesbians, village life, gender, lgbt, village, family relations, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
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I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Firefighters Chuck Ford and Larry Valentine are guy's guys, loyal to the core – which is why, when widower Larry asks Chuck to pose as his gay lover so that he can get domestic partner benefits for his kids, his buddy agrees. However, things ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, funny, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, insurance, comedy of errors, dishonesty, fall in love, cons and scams, disorder, buddies, couples, hidden identity, impossible love, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, canada, new york
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 7.6
 86K
Boys Don't Cry (1999)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, touching, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, rape, hidden identity, tragic love, sexuality, friendship, small town, gender, disguise, gay slur, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa
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 6.2
 1K
52 Tuesdays (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Billie’s reluctant path to independence is accelerated when her mother reveals plans for gender transition, and their time together becomes limited to Tuesdays. This emotionally charged story of desire, responsibility, and ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, captivating, rough ...
Plot: coming of age, teenage girl, transsexual, gender, teenage life, family relations, parents and children, youth, disorder, family, mother daughter relationship, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, antarctica
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 7.1
 12K
XXY (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, Spain, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Alex, an intersexed 15-year-old, is living as a girl, but she and her family begin to wonder whether she's emotionally a boy when another teenager's sexual advances bring the issue to a head. As Alex faces a final decision regarding her ...
Style: sincere, serious, touching, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual abuse, sexual exploration, youth, teenage love, gender, teenage life, life is a bitch, family in crisis, social relations, couples, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
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Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Set in the 1890s, Tipping the Velvet tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
Style: touching, sexy, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, sexual relations, fall in love, love and romance, performer's life, gays and lesbians, lesbian interest, coming of age, cross dressing, gender, self discovery, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe
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Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of Katherine Ann Watson, a feminist teacher who studied at UCLA graduate school and in 1953 left her boyfriend behind in Los Angeles, California to teach at Wellesley College, a conservative women's private liberal arts college in ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, inspirational, sweet, touching ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, college, dedicated educator, gender, society, college life, fighting the system, life philosophy, friendship, friendship between women, stereotypes ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s
Place: massachusetts, usa, california, campus, harvard university ...
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 6.2
 20K
Room in Rome (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A hotel room in the center of Rome serves as the setting for two young and recently acquainted women to have a physical adventure that touches their very souls.
Style: sexual, atmospheric, serious, sexy, stylized ...
Plot: lesbian sex, lesbian, sexual relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, fall in love, couples, lesbianism, hotel, intimacy, gender, hotel room ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, renaissance
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
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 7.6
 12K
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: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, teenage life, friendship, gender, romance, youth, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, high school life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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Coco Before Chanel (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 2009 biopic about the early life of Coco Chanel. Several years after leaving the orphanage, to which her father never returned for her, Gabrielle Chanel finds herself working in a provincial bar both. She's both a seamstress for the performers ...
Style: stylized, factual, sexy, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: fashion, feminism, rise to the top, designer, fashion designer, gender, social climbing, loss of loved one, relationship vs career, ambition, lifestyle, feminist ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1900s, 20th century, 1920s ...
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, new jersey ...
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Grace and Frankie (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Elegant, proper Grace and freewheeling, eccentric Frankie are a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, touching, not serious
Audience: chick flick
Plot: foe turned friend, friendship, sitcom, gender, couple relations, life turned upside down, rivalry, elderly, family, beach house, divorce, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.9
 34K
Suffragette (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.
Style: captivating, factual, inspirational, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: feminism, fighting the system, rebellion, women, rebelliousness, working class, gender, politics, adoption, prejudice, idealism, workplace ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, london, europe, israel, ireland ...
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The Stepford Wives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: What does it take to become a Stepford wife, a woman perfect beyond belief? Ask the Stepford husbands, who've created this high-tech, terrifying little town.
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, dark humor, satirical, clever ...
Plot: housewife, women, transformation, friendship, feminism, uncover truth, gender, suburbs, dishonesty, couple relations, battle of the sexes, robot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
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Whole New Thing (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Socially isolated by his parents (Rebecca Jenkins, Robert Joy), an androgynous teen (Aaron Webber) enrolls in high school and develops a crush on his male teacher (Daniel MacIvor).
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, teachers and students, school, coming of age, love and romance, gender, friendship, social misfits, sexual relations, parents and children, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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Private Benjamin (1980)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A sheltered young high society woman joins the army on a whim and finds herself in a more difficult situation than she ever expected.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: soldier, basic training, fish out of water, boot camp, starting over, self discovery, female soldier, military, transformation, gender, misfit, military base ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, paris france
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