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, sexy, emotional and sexual films and TV shows about / with gender, gays and lesbians, gay, love and romance, lgbt, couples, gender bending, lesbian, friendship and nudity (full frontal - brief) 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: Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013), Something Must Break (2014), Albert Nobbs (2011), Boys Don't Cry (1999), Tomboy (2011), Orange Is the New Black (2013), Queer as Folk (2000), The World Unseen (2007), Cloudburst (2002), Drifting Flowers (2008).

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: sexual, atmospheric, touching, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lovers, explicit sex, lgbt, coming of age, gender, sexuality, youth, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
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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, serious, realistic, emotional, avant garde ...
Plot: gender, transsexual, gay, gays and lesbians, misfit, fall in love, introspection, looking for love, couples, strong sexual content, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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 6.7
 24K
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: stylized, sincere, touching, serious, emotional ...
Plot: cross dressing, gender, master and servant, lesbian, maid, woman dressed as man, hidden identity, loneliness, gender bending, society, transvestism, hotel ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 1800s, 1930s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, england
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 7.5
 95K
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, thought provoking, disturbing, touching, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, gender, rape, lesbian, hidden identity, tragic love, gay slur, gender bending, sexuality, friendship, small town, disguise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: nebraska, usa
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 7.4
 19K
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 ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, child protagonist, sexual identity, friendship, gender bending, family relations, youth, lgbt child, cross dressing, self discovery, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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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: clever, realistic, humorous, mad, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, prison life, life turned upside down, prison, women in prison, gender, strong female character, lesbianism, perversion, lesbian sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york state, new york
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 8.4
 19K
Queer as Folk (2000)
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: serious, emotional, touching, sexual, sincere ...
Plot: lgbt, gays and lesbians, gay, gay love, gay relationship, homosexuality, homosexual, gender, gay sex, gay teenager, age difference, sexual activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, pennsylvania
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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, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lgbt, gender, love and romance, forbidden love, society, life is a bitch, injustice, self discovery, rebellion, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, year 1952
Place: south africa, africa
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 7.2
 2K
Cloudburst (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Dot (Brenda Fricker)'s granddaughter puts her into a nursing home, Stella (Olympia Dukakis) stages a breakout, and takes Dot to Canada so they can get married. They pick up a hitchhiker along the way.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: lesbian love, lesbian, lgbt, lesbian relationship, gender, love and romance, social relations, couples, golden years, small town life, small town, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, canada, nova scotia
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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: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexual ...
Plot: gender, lgbt, love affair, fall in love, feminism, teenage life, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couples, mother daughter relationship, friendship, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe, taiwan
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 6.3
 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, touching, serious, captivating, rough ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, coming of age, family relations, teenage girl, parents and children, disorder, youth, family, mother daughter relationship, teenage life, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, antarctica, san francisco
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 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: psychological, touching, disturbing, sincere, serious ...
Plot: transsexual, sexual exploration, gender bending, gender, sexual abuse, teenage life, teenage love, underage sex, youth, life is a bitch, teenage boy, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: uruguay, argentina, latin america, south america
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Bangkok Love Story (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steamy Thai nights provide the backdrop for unbridled romance, crime and action as two men unexpectedly brave forbidden love. Maek, a cold assassin-for-hire, is sent to knock off Iht, a police informant, when in a twist of fate the killer is shot ...
Style: emotional, sincere, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: forbidden love, fall in love, gays and lesbians, gender, love and romance, couples, destiny, love affair, friendship, buddies, dishonesty, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
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Children of God (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bahamas
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Johnny (Johnny Ferro) is an art student in Nassau whose technique is perfect, but he’s creatively blocked. His teacher sends him off to the rural island of Eleuthera where he meets Romeo (Stephen Tyrone Williams), a hot musician. They begin a ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: gay, coming out, lgbt, gays and lesbians, couples, religion, gender, society, youth, artists and showbiz, religions or cults, art ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, caribbean
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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, semi serious, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cross dressing, family relations, gender, transsexual, coming of age, gender identity, lgbt child, suburbs, gender bending, gay, hopes, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, paris france, france, europe
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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: semi serious, touching, witty, twists and turns, thought provoking ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, gender, artificial insemination, family relations, lesbianism, argument, control freak, parenthood, gays and lesbians, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, buenos aires argentina, southern california
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Fucking Different (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fifteen queer crossovers: lesbian filmmakers from Berlin were asked to make a short film about their idea of male gay love and sexuality and, vice versa, gay men were given the task of making a short film about lesbian sexuality and eroticism.
Style: realistic, sexy, touching, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: gender, couple relations, sexual relations, social misfits, misfit, gays and lesbians, society, looking for love, gender bending, love and romance, looking for sex, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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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, light, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: body swapping, gender, journalist, disorder, wish come true, couple relations, battle of the sexes, couples, romance, introspection, love, switching roles ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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 7.1
 10K
Stage Beauty (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Humble Maria, who outfits top London theater star Ned Kynaston, takes none of the credit for the male actor's success at playing women. And because this is the 17th century, Maria, like other females, is prohibited from pursuing her dream of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, baroque, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: gender bending, cross dressing, gender, actor, mistress, actor's life, mistaken identity, overnight success, lifestyle, life is a bitch, human nature, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 19th century
Place: london, europe, england, egypt
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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: cult film, emotional, semi serious, sentimental, lyrical ...
Plot: transsexual, transvestism, singer, musician, gender bending, betrayal, gender, gays and lesbians, musician's life, self discovery, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, usa, kansas, east germany ...
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 19K
Free Fall (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 97 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: atmospheric, disturbing, sexual, touching, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gay relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, lgbt, forbidden love, gay slur, homosexuality, fall in love, love affair, gay sex ...
Place: germany
Is relevant ?
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, sentimental, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, teenage love, coming of age, homosexuality, blindness, lgbt, gay couple, coming out, friendship, gays and lesbians, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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One Big Happy (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: Best friends Lizzy (gay and a bit type-A) and Luke (straight and more laid back) are like family. When they were kids and both of their parents were getting divorces, they stuck together, and they've been there for each other ever since. Now, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: couple relations, gender, family life, family relations, best friends, eccentric family, friends, gays and lesbians, couples, gay parent, best friend, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When barbarian hordes threaten her homeland, the brave and cunning Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier to swell the ranks in her aging father's stead. The warrior's remarkable courage drives her through powerful battle scenes and ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, epic, realistic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, tough girl, female fighter, heroic mission, military life, female soldier, military, adventure, escapades, gender, soldier ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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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: serious, touching, disturbing, captivating, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lgbt, lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbianism, village life, forbidden love, island, family relations, gays and lesbians, gender, village ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: sicily, italy, mediterranean sea
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 12K
The Parade (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, France, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Parade, in a tragicomic way, tells the story about ongoing battle between two worlds in contemporary post-war Serbian society - the traditional, oppressive, homophobic majority and a liberal, modern and open-minded minority... The film, which ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, queer cinema, offbeat
Plot: gay, gay slur, gender, gays and lesbians, society, social activist, crimes, gangsters, muslim, disorder, lgbt, gay bashing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, serbia, kosovo, croatia, bosnia
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 207
Lady Peacock (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Let the drag-off begin! When Conner first meets Devin, he feels an instant attraction to him. However, soon Conner's nemesis, the Puerto Rican drag queen Adora wants Devin all to herself. Conner soon realizes the only way to compete with a drag ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: gender, romance, rivalry, contests and competitions, lgbt, gay lead character, jealousy, performance, cross dressing, youth, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 126
Open (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: OPEN is a hallucinogenic journey through gender, identity, the body, love and how those can be shared by two people. The film consists of interlocking stories lines- the first about two transwomen in a pandrogynous relationship in which they ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: transsexual, gender, love affair, self discovery, introspection, human nature, couples, society, gender bending, lgbt, social misfits, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, minnesota, minneapolis minnesota
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, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: transsexual, gay couple, gay, gender bending, gender, lgbt, self discovery, lifestyle, love affair, best friends, youth, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 9K
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, semi serious, satirical, inspirational, sex comedy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: body swapping, reincarnation, switching roles, womanizer, fish out of water, murder, gender, redemption, gender bending, partners, love and romance, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
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