Male bonding movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant male bonding movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, captivating, semi serious, light and talky films and TV shows about / with male bonding, male friendship, friendship between men, friendship, friends, buddies, male nudity, runaway, brutality and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as male bonding: Taekwondo (2016), Midnight Cowboy (1969), Fandango (1985), The Blonde One (2019), Sarazanmai (2019), Brotherhood (2009), Ford v Ferrari (2019), What Men Still Talk About (2011), Road to Berlin (2015), Papillon (2017).

List of male bonding movies

 6.5
 2K
Taekwondo (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
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: sincere, captivating, psychological, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male nudity, gay, homoeroticism, gay interest, male bonding, gay relationship, homosexuality, male friendship, closeted gay, lgbt, friendship between men, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
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 7.8
 106K
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, cowboy, fish out of water, prostitute, dancer, male friendship, male bonding, society, fighting illness, homosexuality, homosexual, gay slur ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1960s, 60s, 1950s ...
Place: new york, texas, usa, dallas texas, manhattan 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: travel, male bonding, male friendship, coming of age, friendship, obsessive quest, young lovers, adolescence vs adulthood, student life, buddies, love and romance, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, future
Place: texas, austin texas, vietnam
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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, surprise ending
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, gay relationship, gay love, lust, homosexuality, male nudity, male homosexuality, homoeroticism, homosexual, gay erotica, sexual tension ...
Place: argentina
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 7.0
 247
Sarazanmai (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan
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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, captivating, touching, yaoi
Plot: teenage love, male bonding, male friendship, gay love, love triangle, love, secret love, teenage sexuality, friendship between men, gay, zombie, cross dressing ...
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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, sexual ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, racism, love affair, friendship, couples, love and romance, society, unlikely couple, tragic love, self discovery, radical ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe
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 8.1
 330K
Ford v Ferrari (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: American car designer Carroll Shelby and the British-born driver Ken Miles work together to battle corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, exciting, realistic, based on true events
Plot: racecar driver, car racing, race, racing, automobile racing, car, rise to the top, talented, car race, friendship, driver, cars ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1966, year 1959
Place: france, italy
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What Men Still Talk About (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A year later the men are still talking, but this time on the 31st of December and still about the women, football, children, and, of course, about the approaching New Year’s celebration. But what can they do, if their beloved wives and girls are ...
Style: parody, humorous, light, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: new year's eve, male friendship, male bonding, satire, adultery, gift, husband wife relationship, drunk, infidelity, lie, cell phone, radio station ...
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 6.4
 577
Road to Berlin (2015)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A story about two young men during the last days of WWII.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, male bonding, male friendship, soldier, military, friendship, deadly, violence, society, friendship between men, fascism, great patriotic war ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
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 7.2
 64K
Papillon (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Spain
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Henri "Papillon" Charrière is convicted in Paris for a murder he did not commit. Sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, he becomes obsessed with escaping. After planning and executing a series of treacherous ...
Style: homoerotic, suspense, factual, brutal
Plot: prison escape, prison, solitary, prison life, survival, life sentence, safecracker, island prison, friendship, human spirit, escape, jungle ...
Time: 1930s, year 1969, year 1970
Place: south america, colombia, france, venezuela, paris france
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The Retrieval (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: american civil war, moral dilemma, danger, bounty hunter, slavery, civil war, foe turned friend, survival, track down, racism, escapades, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
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Goodbye Charlie Bright (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Charlie drifts through life as he and his friends enjoy a lifestyle of house parties, casual sex and drugs. However, after breaking into a house to steal a gun, three of the friends (Charlie, Justin and Damien) accidentally awaken the owner, a hefty ...
Plot: male friendship, male bonding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, friendship, hit by a car, friendship between men, hospital, interracial friendship, tattoo, interracial romance, shot in the leg ...
Place: england
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You Don't Get Life a Second Time (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Mumbai-based Kabir Dhiman, who comes from a wealthy building construction family, proposes to his long-time girlfriend, Natasha, much to the delight of both their respective families. He then gets together with one of two of his close friends, Imran ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, realistic, philosophical ...
Plot: adolescence vs adulthood, extreme sport, friendship, vacation, poet, free spirited, obsessive quest, fall in love, workaholic, friends, young man, wedding preparations and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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What Men Talk About (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four old friends - Kamil, Lesha, Sasha and Slava - all well-to-do professionals in their late 30s embarking on a two days road trip from Moscow to Odessa. They wish to escape the metropolis and the everyday routine of work, family and girlfriends to ...
Style: humorous, contemplative, realistic, semi serious, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, friendship, vacation, battle of the sexes, buddies, on the road, thirty something, male bonding, male friendship, family relations, middle aged, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ukraine, russia, europe
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 6.5
 972
Man About Dog (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three pedigree chumps learn that every underdog has its day in this freewheeling Irish comedy. In hock to the tune of £50,000 to a Belfast bookie and saddled with a dopey greyhound that wouldn't run if its backside was on fire, the likely lads ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, crimes, buddies, dishonesty, gambling, disorder, bookies, male bonding, male friendship, friendship between men, graphic violence, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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Man on the Train (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man, Milan (played by Johnny Hallyday) steps off a train, into a small French village. As he waits for the day when he will rob the town bank, he runs into an old retired poetry teacher named M. Manesquier (Jean Rochefort). The two men strike up a ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: odd couple, friendship, criminal heroes, buddies, mysterious character, human nature, heist, crimes, golden years, small town, male friendship, male bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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 6.4
 4K
The Brothers (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: This is the story of four African-American "yuppies" (a banker, a doctor, a lawyer, and a "playboy") who call themselves "The Brothers". When the playboy gets engaged, the other three friends find themselves having to ...
Style: touching, feel good, romantic, melancholic, light ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, relationships, battle of the sexes, love and romance, singleness, male friendship, male bonding, friendship between men, playboy, african american, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: psychological thriller, suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: winter, child in peril, cold weather, stranded, parent child relationship, survival, male bonding, mentally unstable, father son relationship, divorced parents, brother brother relationship, male friendship ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 5.6
 54K
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 friendship, male stripper, friendship between men, dance, workplace, artists and showbiz, hopes, performer's life, ambition, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, florida, california, rome italy
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Things to Do Before You're 30 (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A smart, sexy and poignantly accurate comedy drama about a group of twenty-something friends desperately resisting the inevitable - adulthood and responsibility.
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: friendship, love and romance, buddies, youth, sport team, coming out, escape from reality, male friendship, male bonding, infidelity, friendship between men, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 6.6
 404
Deep Breath (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: David is a troubled city boy, being looked after by his uncle on a farm. He is initiated into the drunken partying of the village and stumbles off drunk to find his friend Matthieu and cell-playing girlfriend in the forest. There he finds a brutal ...
Style: bleak, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: farm, becoming an adult, grownups, teen angst, teenage boy, male bonding, male friendship, underage drinking, self discovery, introspection, friendship between men, brutality ...
Place: france
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Something the Lord Made (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Style: uplifting, sincere, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: interracial relations, prejudice, surgery, university, racism, human spirit, patient, medical, talented, african american, blacks and whites, society ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 40s, 30s, 20th century ...
Place: baltimore, usa, maryland, nashville tennessee, south africa
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 6.4
 162K
Road Trip (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four friends take off on an 1800 mile road trip to retrieve an illicit tape mistakenly mailed to a girl friend.
Style: teen sex comedy, sex comedy, not serious, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: road trip, cross country, college, loss of virginity, race against time, nothing goes right, on the road, sex tape, escapades, obsessive quest, cheating, encounter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york state, austin texas, boston, texas
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Mondays in the Sun (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After the closure of their shipyard in Northern Spain, a few former workers: Santa, José, Lino, Amador, Sergei and Reina keep in touch. They meet mainly at a bar owned by their former colleague Rico. Santa is the most superficially confident and ...
Style: touching, serious, psychological, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: working class, seaport, unemployment, friendship, job seeking, self esteem, destiny, life is a bitch, redemption, small town, factory worker, breaking point ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: spain, australia, europe, switzerland, galicia ...
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 7.0
 198K
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, humorous, not serious, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, wedding, friendship between men, marriage, male friendship, coworker, loneliness, best man, couple relations, supportive friend, obsessive quest, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, malibu california, venice beach california ...
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 8.1
 69K
Do Your Thing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Three inseparable childhood friends are just out of college. Nothing comes between them - until they each fall in love, and their wildly different approaches to relationships creates tension.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, reunion, friendship, understanding, age difference, painting, unlikely couple, best friends, old friend, couple relations, romance, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, australia, asia, sydney australia, goa india
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 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, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adoption, friendship, orphan, best friends, orphanage, male friendship, rivalry, youth, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, beach ...
Time: contemporary, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 2000s ...
Place: australia, south australia, tasmania, england, london ...
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Amos & Andrew (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Andrew Sterling (Samuel L. Jackson), a successful black urbanite writer, buys a vacation home on a resort in New England the police mistake him for a burglar. After surrounding his home with armed men, Chief Tolliver (Dabney Coleman) realizes ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, light ...
Plot: island, racism, mistaken identity, crimes, crime, interracial relations, bad cop, criminal heroes, buddies, nothing goes right, social differences, resort ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa
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Private Romeo (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Romeo and Juliet has never been more provocative than in this contemporary all-boy staging. Writer/director Alan Brown transfers the setting from fair Verona to a high school military campus where a small group of boys from rival schools act out the ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, sincere
Plot: gay teenager, gays and lesbians, gay, gay love, gym, young lovers, true love, rivalry, cadet, lgbt, forbidden love, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Prince Avalanche (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two highway road workers spend the summer of 1988 away from their city lives. The isolated landscape becomes a place of misadventure as the men find themselves at odds with each other and the women they left behind.
Style: talky, humorous, road movie, philosophical, atmospheric ...
Plot: camping, friendship, highway, truck, workplace, workplace situations, buddies, in the woods, wilderness, male bonding, male friendship, driver ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: texas, usa, new jersey
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