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, queer cinema, sexy, serious and emotional films and TV shows about / with gender, lgbtq, lgbt, gay, lesbian, friendship, sex, love and romance, gays and lesbians and kiss plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as gender: Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Boys Don't Cry (1999), Albert Nobbs (2011), Tomboy (2011), Something Must Break (2014), Orange Is the New Black (2013), Queer as Folk (1999), Romeos (2011), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001), The World Unseen (2007).

List of gender movies

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: erotic, sexy, sexual, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian teen, lesbianism, sex, coming of age, youth, sexuality, strong sexual content, lovers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 98K
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: bleak, disturbing, thought provoking, touching, sad ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, transsexual, gender, rape, lesbian love, small town, gay, sexuality, brutality, prejudice, violence, gender bending ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: nebraska, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 25K
Albert Nobbs (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Ireland, UK, France
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, thought provoking ...
Plot: gender, cross dressing, lesbian, loneliness, master and servant, maid, woman dressed as man, hidden identity, gender bending, hotel, servant, transvestism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 1930s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, england, europe
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 21K
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, captivating, touching, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gender, transsexual, friendship, child protagonist, youth, childhood, sexual identity, tomboy, gender bending, lgbt, family relations, society ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, avant garde ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gender, gay, transsexual, male nudity, lgbt, gays and lesbians, sexuality, misfit, couples, looking for love, introspection, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Orange Is the New Black (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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: humorous, clever, realistic, erotic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, prison life, women in prison, life turned upside down, prison, strong female character, women's prison, lesbian romance, gender, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york state, usa, new york
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 21K
Queer as Folk (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
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: sexual, emotional, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, homosexual, homosexuality, gay love, gay relationship, lesbian, age difference, gay sex, friendship, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 3K
Romeos (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lukas, 20, is a prisoner in his own body. As a pre-op transgendered person, he is constantly finding himself trapped in uncomfortable, compromising positions. His best friend, Ine introduces him to the gay scene in Cologne where he meets the ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, transsexual, gender, gay couple, lgbt, secret, infatuation, friend, party, friendship, sexual attraction, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
Is relevant ?
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hansel Schmidt, is a young East German boy, born and raised during the Cold War in communist East Berlin. In his 20s, he meets Luther Robinson, an older American soldier, who falls in love with Hansel and the two decide to marry, which will allow ...
Style: emotional, lyrical, enigmatic, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: transsexual, transvestism, gay, singer, gender, musician, betrayal, self discovery, lgbt, gays and lesbians, transvestite, rock and roll ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, berlin germany, kansas, usa ...
Is relevant ?
The World Unseen (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drama centered on two women who engage in a dangerous relationship during South Africa's apartheid era.
Style: touching, realistic, serious, bleak, queer cinema
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lesbian relationship, forbidden love, love and romance, gender, self discovery, injustice, society, life is a bitch, rebellion, lgbtq ...
Time: 20th century, year 1952
Place: africa, south africa
Is relevant ?
 6.6
 2K
Purple Sea (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: serious, touching, sexy, disturbing, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian romance, lesbianism, gender, lesbian sex, forbidden love, gays and lesbians, village life, island, lesbian couple ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 14K
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, psychological, serious, touching, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transsexual, sexual exploration, teenage life, sexual abuse, gender, gender bending, teenage love, gay, transsexuality, lgbt, teenage boy, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, latin america, argentina, south america
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The Kids Are All Right (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France
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: touching, witty, twists and turns, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, coming of age, suburbs, gender, lesbianism, lesbian couple, infidelity, gay, gays and lesbians, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, buenos aires argentina, southern california
Is relevant ?
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: sexy, touching, poignant, affectionate, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: gay, cross dressing, coming of age, transsexual, gender, lgbt, childhood, gender bending, lgbtq, children, suburbs, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, paris france, france, europe
Is relevant ?
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: realistic, serious, touching, emotional, sexy ...
Plot: lgbt, lesbian relationship, gender, lesbian, feminism, love affair, fall in love, couples, teenage life, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gay asian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, taiwan
Is relevant ?
Tipping the Velvet (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
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, serious, realistic, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian love, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, sexual relations, cross dressing, performer's life, gays and lesbians, lgbt, gender, fall in love, lesbian sex ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
Is relevant ?
Made in Dagenham (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant, where female workers walked out in protest against sexual discrimination.
Style: touching, inspirational, factual, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: working class, revolution, gender, politics, discrimination, fighting the system, workplace, idealism, feminism, women, injustice, protest ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1966 ...
Place: england, london, europe, united kingdom, michigan ...
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 12K
Water Lilies (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during a sultry summer in a French suburb, Marie is desperate to join the local pool's synchronized swimming team, but is her interest solely for the sake of sport or for a chance to get close to Floriane, the bad girl of the team? Sciamma, ...
Style: psychological, sexy, romantic, serious, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, lgbt, coming of age, teenage sexuality, lesbian love, lesbianism, loss of virginity, friendship, teenage girl, youth, gender, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
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Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the 1970s, a foundling lad, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving his Irish town for London, in part to look for his mother and in part because his trans-gender nature is beyond the town's understanding.
Style: surreal, touching, sentimental, compassionate, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: transvestism, gay, lgbt, irish, gay slur, gender bending, coming of age, transsexual, gender, ira, family disapproval, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: ireland, england, london, europe, big ben london
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 284K
Mulan (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li ...
Style: feel good, touching, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female warrior, female protagonist, disney, cross dressing, dragon, friendship, adventure, human spirit, good versus evil, woman dressed as man, princess, heroine ...
Time: 5th century
Place: china, ancient china, asia
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 3K
Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, gender bending, depression, sexuality, family problems, society, parents and children, unfulfillment, lgbt, small town, lgbtq ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, illinois, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 24K
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: erotic, sexy, sexual, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian sex, lesbian love, sexual relations, lesbian relationship, sex scene, lesbian romance, lesbianism, love and romance, female masturbation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
Is relevant ?
The Crying Game (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Irish Republican Army member Fergus (Stephen Rea) forms an unexpected bond with Jody (Forest Whitaker), a kidnapped British soldier in his custody, despite the warnings of fellow IRA members Jude (Miranda Richardson) and Maguire (Adrian Dunbar). ...
Style: twists and turns, sexy, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: tragic love, transsexual, kidnapping, terrorism, haunted by the past, hostage, sexuality, transvestite, gender, friendship, gender bending, irish ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, northern ireland, london, england, europe
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Lost and Delirious (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Lost and Delirious is the story of three adolescent girls' first love, their discovery of sexual passion, and their search for identities. Set in a posh, private boarding school surrounded by luxuriant, green forest, Lost and Delirious moves ...
Style: touching, romantic, depressing, psychological, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian teen, lesbian relationship, lesbian lover, lesbian love, coming of age, girls' boarding school, gender, lesbian couple, lesbian sex, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Is relevant ?
Angels in America (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 352 min.
TV show
Story: Playwright Tony Kushner adapts his political epic about the AIDS crisis during the mid-eighties, around a group of separate but connected individuals.
Style: touching, thought provoking, emotional, captivating, surreal ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, terminal illness, aids, gays and lesbians, loneliness, breakup, life is a bitch, gender, gay african american, lgbt, americana, gay relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1985
Place: new york, san francisco, usa
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Don't Call Me Son (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Pierre is seventeen and in the middle of puberty. He plays in a band, has sex at parties and secretly tries on women’s clothing and lipstick in front of a mirror. Ever since his father’s death, his mother Aracy has looked after him and his ...
Style: melancholic, suspense, disturbing, depressing, queer cinema
Plot: transvestism, gender, gay, bisexual, 17 year old, teenage boy, family relations, lgbtq, parents and children, music band, teenager, lgbt ...
Is relevant ?
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, inspirational, touching, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: feminism, teachers and students, art, dedicated educator, femininity, teacher, college, coming of age, women, teenager, gender, art history ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: massachusetts, california, new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city ...
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 10K
Switch (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Steve Brooks, a sexist womanizer, is killed by a group of his angry former lovers. In heaven, he makes a bargain with God for redemption and agrees to return to Earth. Once there, he must have a sincere relationship with a female and make her fall ...
Style: humorous, sexy, satirical, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: body swapping, afterlife, reincarnation, blonde, womanizer, murder, fish out of water, transsexual, gender bending, justice, gender, redemption ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
Is relevant ?
 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
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 1K
Spork (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A frizzy-haired, pink-cheeked outcast named Spork navigates her way through the annals of junior high.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, gender, teenage girl, school, middle school, bully, gay parent, neighbor, nerd, gender bending, teenage life, social relations ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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