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He Is My Girl (2009)
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He Is My Girl (2009)
Original name: La folle histoire d'amour de Simon Eskenazy
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dix ans après L'Homme est une femme comme les autres, Simon Eskenazy est devenu un grand interprète de musique traditionnelle juive. Il voit successivement débarquer sa mère envahissante, son ex-femme, son fils de 10 ans qu'il n'a jamais vu et Naïm, un jeune travesti musulman qui va changer sa vie...
Style: humorous, sentimental, touching, clever, realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, couple relations, transvestism, society, musician's life, lifestyle, gender, interracial relations, gays and lesbians, lgbt, homosexual, gay slur, gay, male nudity, transvestite, gay interest, bathhouse
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about family relations, couples, love and romance, parents and children, gender, gays and lesbians and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like He Is My Girl: Bacon on the Side (2010), Man Is a Woman (1998), Under One Roof (2002), Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! (2009), Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bacon on the Side (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Djalil Boudaoud and Justine Lacroix are a surgeon and a television reporter who enter a romantic relationship despite the objections of their families to the cultural gap.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, culture clash, romance, couples, society, immigrants, interracial relations, parents and children, disorder, love and romance, family relations
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
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95%
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Man Is a Woman (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Simon Eskenazy is a gay Parisian clarinet player who lives his single life to the fullest. One day, he receives a very tempting offer from his homophobic uncle, looking to continue the family legacy – if he gets married and has a child, he will ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, gay, wedding, clarinet, unfulfilled love, physical appearance, unfulfillment, sexual content, couples, under the surface, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Under One Roof (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's Sex and the City meets The Wedding Banquet for young San Franciscan Daniel Chang, living at home with his clueless, traditional mother. Desperate for a grandchild, she's eager to see him married and spends much of her time planning ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, family relations, coming out, opposites attract, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, couples, parents and children, social differences, first gay sexual experience, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Comedy - Carmen Electra, Lainie Kazan, Saul Rubinek
Style: not serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sentimental
Plot: gays and lesbians, gay, gay parent, jewish family, couple relations, eccentric family, coming out, family in crisis, society, gender, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ben is 35, facing the unsatisfying suburban dating world, and looking for more then just sex. Nightmarish attempts with video dating, bad gym run-ins, and his uproarious friends signing him up with online match-making sites have got him nowhere. ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gay, romance, couples, thirtysomething life, couple relations, singleness, looking for love, lifestyle, opposites attract, love and romance, gender, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Alex and Leo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leo, an advertising executive in his mid-30s, falls in love with Alex who's just gotten out of a long-term relationship. While Alex doesn't quite know how to react to Leo's advances, Leo's facing trouble with Alex's oddball ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: couples, romance, love and romance, gender, fall in love, gays and lesbians, breakup, gay interest, gay, male nudity, break up, male objectification ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 225
Teen Spirit (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A 30 ans, Bruno, rock-star has been, vit toujours aux crochets de sa petite amie. Les temps sont durs... surtout quand une ex ressurgit de nulle part pour lui apprendre qu'il est le père de Nancy, 13 ans, dont il n'a jamais soupçonné ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, couples, lifestyle, youth, life turned upside down, introspection, couple relations, best friends, friends, self discovery, parents and children, musician's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Let My People Go! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everyone knows that Ruben is Jewish, gay, half-French, half-Finnish, an ungrateful son and disappointing lover, a thief who can’t help himself, and possibly a murderer to boot. The only person who doesn't know who Ruben is is Ruben himself. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, gays and lesbians, society, gender, homecoming, farce, siblings relations, religions or cults, family problems, disorder, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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So Woman! (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Clemence is a brilliant young lawyer who has just settled herself in a comfortable chair. She does not want to be involved in love.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, cons and scams, singleness, dishonesty, parents and children, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Times Have Been Better (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving in with his beau, 30ish banker Jérémy (Arnaud Binard) decides to let the cat out of the bag, telling his unsuspecting parents, Guy (Bernard Le Coq) and Rosine (Charlotte de Turckheim), that he's gay. Though they've always ...
Style: touching, emotional, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: family relations, coming out, gays and lesbians, parents and children, family in crisis, family problems, gender, society, farce, husband wife relationship, photographer, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Spot of Bother (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Retired Englishman George Hall's hypochondria worsens and takes its toll on his family.
Style: semi serious, touching, sentimental, humorous, witty ...
Plot: elderly, nothing goes right, disorder, dysfunctional family, parents and children, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, infidelity, couple relations, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Love or Whatever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Corey had it all - a successful career, bags of charm and, most of all, a bright future with his boyfriend. But, when his other half commits the ultimate betrayal and dumps him for a woman, he embarks upon a wild journey of self-discovery. Soon, he ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: family relations, gay, gay relationship, bisexuality, love and romance, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, romance, cheating, brother sister relationship, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, parents and children, social differences, love and romance, family relations, couple relations, ambition, lifestyle, best friends, society, mother daughter relationship, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 507
Elliot Loves (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two stages of a Dominican-American's life; first as a boy trying to bond with his young mother, then a 21-year-old looking for love in New York City.
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, self discovery, love and romance, youth, twentysomething life, wooing, parents and children, nothing goes right, lifestyle, gay, single parent, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Baby Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: They were the perfect loving couple, well, almost. Emmanuel wanted a child but Philippe didn't. One day, however, Emmanuel decides to take the plunge, at the risk of losing Philippe. But how do you make a child when you are gay?
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: immigrants, family relations, romance, society, pregnancy, gay, marriage, surrogate mother, escapades, money, couples, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Me, Myself and Mum (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: How to become a man when your mother and your closed circle have decided otherwise? This is the challenge Guillaume took up. The film recounts Guillaume's tragicomic battle from the young age of eight, as he adopts the role of a girl then of a ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: family relations, identity crisis, fall in love, self discovery, youth, actor's life, lifestyle, unsupportive parent, parents and children, gay slur, masturbation, practical joke ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
You Should Meet My Son! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A comedy about a conservative Southern mom who discovers that her only son is gay. Determined that he won’t go through life alone and miserable, she sets out to find him the perfect husband!
Style: humorous, realistic, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: coming out, gay, gay relationship, gay couple, family relations, couples, love and romance, youth, frame up, teenage life, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, birmingham alabama, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Our Family Wedding (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers try to lay to rest their feud.
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, interracial relations, love and romance, couples, family life, parents and children, culture clash, family tradition, society, interracial marriage, father daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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BearCity (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in New York's gay "bear" scene and taking a cue from the popular HBO franchise "Sex and the City," BearCity follows a tight-knit pack of friends experiencing comical mishaps, emotionally sweet yet lusty romantic ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, not serious, realistic
Plot: nightclub, lifestyle, gay couple, buddies, friends, job seeking, physical appearance, couple relations, gender, looking for love, city life, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ellis in Glamourland (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ten years after her failed marriage, recently fired mother Ellis 'El' Vermeulen and preteen son Thijs get peanuts while her ex spends everything on new flame Mirella. She finally takes Joane Collins' amoral course 'How To Marry A ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: single parent, starting over, couple relations, rich and poor, parents and children, family relations, couples, marriage, love, mother son relationship, society, clothing store ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Modern Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marianne gets off to a bad start with gallery director and Brad Pitt look alike Vincent but everything works out "just like in the movies" in the end.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, female boxer, romance, love and romance, love affair, couples, singleness, wooing, looking for love, family relations, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Men Next Door (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a fast-paced comedy about a 40-year-old gay man who finds himself dating two equally lovable men - a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, and an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, couples, gay relationship, family relations, love and romance, love triangle, father son relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, older man younger man relationship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 4K
Cake (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A travel writer improves her love life when she becomes an editor for her father's wedding magazine.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, magazine editor, father daughter relationship, looking for love, love affair, opposites attract, romance, wedding, wooing, parents and children, workplace romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Shall We Kiss? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Gabriel and Emilie meet by chance, he offers her a ride, and they spend the evening talking, laughing and getting along famously. At the end of the night, Emilie declines Gabriel's offer of "a kiss without consequences". Emilie ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: infidelity, couples, romance, couple relations, dishonesty, love and romance, love affair, family relations, sexual relations, unhappiness, seduction, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Relationship Status: It's Complicated (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Ben is about to marry Juliette. His quiet, ordered life will fall to pieces when he meets up again with the person he secretly wants to see the most: Vanessa, the high school bombshell who never so much as looked in his direction. ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, love and romance, romance, couples, obsession, thirtysomething life, school
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Torch Song Trilogy (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A very personal story that is both funny and poignant, TORCH SONG TRILOGY chronicles a New Yorker's search for love, respect and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him.
Style: touching, talky, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: transvestism, gays and lesbians, female impersonator, bittersweet, gay slur, love and romance, romance, gender, youth, couples, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Manual of Love 2 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four episodes. Nicola, paralyzed after a car crash, falls in love for his physiotherapist Lucia. Franco and Manuela, a young couple unfit to have child, fly to Barcelona for a specialized treatment for fertility. Filippo and Fosco, two gays, decide ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, restaurant, love affair, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, fall in love, couple relations, sex, waiter, youth, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, europe, italy, spain, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Together Is Too Much (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Imagine, if you will, a somewhat contented married woman finding out her husband's infidelity during the celebration of a birthday party. That is what happens to Marie-France, when her husband, Henri, pulls out panties from his pocket to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Plot: couple relations, couples, parent getting married, uninvited guest, family relations, family problems, parents and children, family in crisis, unhappiness, grandmother granddaughter relationship, mother in law, mother son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Coffee Date (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Todd's life takes a turn when his friendship with a homosexual causes everyone in his life to start questioning his sexuality.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: friendship, best friends, mistaken identity, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, family relations, pretense, gender, lifestyle, nothing goes right, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beautiful Lies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hairdresser forwards a passionate love letter to her widowed mother.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hairdresser, fall in love, romance, family relations, parents and children, farce, mistaken identity, beauty salon, disorder, fan, love letter, spouse leaving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%