Special Friendships (and attractions?) between men

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1.
Gallipoli (1981)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Two Australian sprinters face the brutal realities of war when they are sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign in Turkey during World War I. (110 mins.)
Director: Peter Weir
“ Two Aussie boys start as rivals and end as buddies. The romantic in me sees more than just friendship." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
2.
Fight Club (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
An insomniac office worker, looking for a way to change his life, crosses paths with a devil-may-care soap maker, forming an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more. (139 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ Two guys that begin to think so much alike they might almost be the same man." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
3.
School Ties (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Set in the 1950s, a star-quarterback is given an opportunity to attend an elite preparatory school but must conceal the fact that he is Jewish. (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Mandel
“ Athletes often form special friendships... Which of these are the best 'mates? Amid the shower scenes it's worth studying." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
4.
Animal Factory (2000)
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A young man goes to prison and a tough, older convict takes him under his wing as a mentor. (94 mins.)
Director: Steve Buscemi
“ To lose your freedom and see another go free... Now that takes a special friendship. This may have been purely a platonic friendship but then perhaps not. ” - Havan_IronOak
 
5.
The Hi-Lo Country (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West... (114 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
“ When Pete lets his life revolve around Big Boy one begins to wonder about the kind of friendship this is. That soulful look in Pete's brown eyes would seem to say he's longing after someone. ” - Havan_IronOak
 
6.
Henry V (1989)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
In the midst of the Hundred Years' War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415. (137 mins.)
Director: Kenneth Branagh
“ Henry says to Scroop his boyhood friend "Thou knew'st the very bottom of my soul, That almost mightst have coin'd me into gold Wouldst thou have practised on me for thy use." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
7.
Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil (1999 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Lt. Hornblower and his crew are captured by the enemy while escorting a Duchess who has secrets of her own. (93 mins.)
Director: Andrew Grieve
“ Hornblower and Archie seem to be even closer than friends. But watch for yourself and decide." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
8.
Ordinary Magic (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
When his father dies, Jeffrey (Ryan Reynolds) is sent to live with his aunt Charlotte (Glenne Headly) in Canada... (103 mins.)
Director: Giles Walker
“ The new kid in town gets some support from the school jock. Others too, but the jock is first and finest." ” - Havan_IronOak
 
9.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. (110 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
“ We all remember the film... We all remember the ending... Who remembers who got the girl?" ” - Havan_IronOak
 
10.
Pearl Harbor (2001)
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A tale of war and romance mixed in with history. The story follows two lifelong friends and a beautiful nurse who are caught up in the horror of an infamous Sunday morning in 1941. (183 mins.)
Director: Michael Bay
“ When is the last time you saw a dying man ask his friend to be the father of his child?" ” - Havan_IronOak
 
11.
Brideshead Revisited (1981 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Two young men meet at Oxford. Charles Ryder, though of no family or money, becomes friends with Sebastian... (659 mins.)
“ One of the first special friendships that ever gave me a clue" ” - Havan_IronOak
 
12.
Highway (2002)
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After Jack gets caught with a Vegas mob's wife in bed, he's gotta hit the road. Jack's best friend Pilot accompanies him, and the pair sets out on an adventure akin to Kerouac's "On the Road". (97 mins.)
Director: James Cox
“ First there's Thelma and Louise. Now theres Jared (Leto)& Jake (Gyllenhaal). Two (hetero)sexually active teen guys, and neither has climaxed in years? Yet they risk their lives for each other?" ” - Havan_IronOak
 
13.
Joyride (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
To a dumpy motel in an out-of-the-way little town, a mysterious woman, calling herself only Ms. Smith... (93 mins.)
Director: Quinton Peeples
“ Openly Gay actor Wilson Cruise seems to have a thing in this film for Tobey Maguire... You decide" ” - Havan_IronOak