Movies like The Houseboy

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The Houseboy (2007)
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The Houseboy (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Distraught after he overhears his two 30-something lovers talking about finding a new "toy" to replace him, young Ricky looks for love through a series of random sexual encounters while house-sitting for the couple over the Christmas holidays. Meanwhile, he contemplates suicide. But when Ricky meets a compassionate new friend, he may be experiencing the sparks of real love in this compelling and sexy gay drama.
Style: captivating, psychological, sentimental, emotional, sexy, touching, serious, realistic, sexual, surprise ending ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay interest, love triangle, romance, couples, love affair, lifestyle, city life, gender, christmas, student, friendship, lgbtq, lgbtqi, menage a trois, gay subtext, true love, love and romance, gays and lesbians, looking for love, looking for sex, animals, drugs, loneliness ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Houseboy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out queer cinema, sexy, realistic and touching films with plots about gay, lgbt, gay interest, gays and lesbians, gay kiss, love and romance and romance mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Houseboy: August (2011), 3-Day Weekend (2008), Redwoods (2009), Strapped (2010), Arizona Sky (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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August (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: August tells the story of two former lovers, Troy and Jonathan, who reunite after a long ago painful breakup. After spending several years in Spain, Troy returns to Los Angeles and decides to phone Jonathan and meet for coffee. A seemingly innocent ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, love triangle, lgbt, romance, gay couple, lovers reunited, gender, introspection, couples, gay romance, gay sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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3-Day Weekend (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Long-term couple Simon and Jason, along with daddy-ish Cooper and his boy du jour, escape to a mountain cabin for a three-day weekend away from their hectic city lives. Looking to spice up this long-standing tradition, they add a special twist to ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, infidelity, group of friends, lgbt, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, love affair, singleness, mountain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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78%
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Redwoods (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Both original and incredibly romantic, Redwoods tells the story of an already-partnered man whose love is tested when a mysterious drifter passes through his small Northern California town.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
Plot: gay, romance, gay couple, gay relationship, gay sex, gays and lesbians, couples, breakup, secret, lifestyle, love and romance, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Strapped (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A routine trick propels a tall, dark, cynical hustler into a series of life-changing encounters in this drama. But this amicable and sexually efficient rent boy begins to look at himself differently when he finds himself lost in a maze-like ...
Style: realistic, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, apartment building, prostitution, gay hustler, sexual perversion, gays and lesbians, lgbt, prostitute, male prostitute, loneliness, changing lives, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Arizona Sky (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jake and Kyle are two boys who grew up together in rural Arizona. They are best friends, and they begin to take their relationship to the next level when Jake's father moves him and his family away to California. Jake and Kyle can never forget ...
Style: realistic, psychological, emotional, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, small town, desert, romance, friendship, homecoming, lgbt, lifestyle, life is a bitch, gender, friends, homosexual ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, arizona
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68%
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Issues 101 (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College freshman Joe is new to school when he mistakes a rush invitation for a come-on from a cute fraternity brother. He's no less confused after a hazing ritual between him and Christian, his "big brother" in the Greek system, takes ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, college, romance, couples, coming out, student life, youth, gender, gay relationship, love triangle, brother brother relationship, hidden camera ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Angora Ranch (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin is an ad executive whose father sends him on his first solo run to a place in Texas. While driving to his appointment Justin swerves to avoid a rabbit in the road and his car gets stuck in a ditch that just happens to be in front of the home ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, family relations, romance, love affair, self discovery, parents and children, farm, unlikely couple, jazz, gay relationship, lgbt, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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65%
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Just Say Love (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Physical attractions appear to be the obvious explanation for two people to become a pair. But are they really the reflection of something sublime, everlasting or dare we say, spiritual? Do relationships start in the bedroom or in the heart? In this ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, contemplative, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, couples, love and romance, homosexual, gender, love affair, couple relations, introspection, lgbtq, gay interest, insecurity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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64%
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Whirlwind (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hot, young and charming man with ulterior motives enters the lives of a tight-knit group of gay men in New York City and at first adds excitement and intrigue to their group, but events soon spiral out of control as he deliberately attempts to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, sexy, serious ...
Plot: gay, friendship, gay relationship, infidelity, gay club, couples, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, emotionless, breakup, unfulfillment, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Pit Stop (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Recovering from an ill-fated affair with a married man, Gabe finds solace in the relationship he maintains with his ex-wife and daughter. On the other side of town, Ernesto evades life at home with his current live-in ex-boyfriend by spending much ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, psychological, mumblecore ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, working class, lgbt, gay parent, breakup, romance, couples, gender, family life, gay lead character, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Beautiful Something (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four diverse gay men navigate art, sex and love in one sublime night.
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, melancholic, psychological, light ...
Plot: gay, homosexual, gay interest, lgbt, gay sex, love, male nudity, gay subtext, lgbtq, romance, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Revival (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A secret love affair between a southern Baptist preacher and a young drifter challenges the equilibrium of a growing church.
Style: sentimental, sexy, psychological, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: gay, lgbtq, infidelity, religion, sex talk, gay interest, talking about love, gay bashing, homosexual, gay lead character, church, guilt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Antarctica (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Set in Tel Aviv, focuses on an interconnected group of friends and their various relationships. At the center is the adorably bookish Omer, about to turn 30, who still hasn't found himself, and his free-spirited best friend Miki, who both end ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, family relations, hopes, introspection, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, dancer, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tel aviv israel, israel, tel aviv, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Very Natural Thing (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When David, an ex-monk still in his twenties meets Mark, he falls hard; soon he's asked Mark if they can live together. Things go well for awhile, and then differences in their definition of "commitment" begin to push them apart. Mark ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, emotional ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay relationship, lgbtq, gay erotica, lgbtqi, cruise, gay interest, orgy, breakup, coming out, nude beach ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city
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56%
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That's Not Us (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three twenty-something couples, one gay, one lesbian, and one straight, travel to a beach house to enjoy the last days of summer, but what should be a fun and carefree weekend becomes an exploration of what it takes to sustain a healthy relationship.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, touching, sexy, humorous ...
Plot: gay, lesbian, lgbt, lgbtq, couples, gay interest, couple relations, friendship, romance, love, love and romance, gay couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Between Love & Goodbye (2008)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A modern gay drama about falling in and out of love, and the rocky road in between.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, sincere ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gender, coming out, prostitute, couples, lgbt, love and romance, manipulation, young lovers, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Falls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Falls is a feature film about two missionaries that fall in love while on their mission. RJ travels to a small town in Oregon with Elder Merrill to serve their mission and teach the words of Joseph Smith. Living together and sharing the ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, missionary, lgbt, gays and lesbians, religion, love, coming out, lgbtq, society, hopes, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, idaho
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53%
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Role/Play (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A recently outed soap opera actor crosses paths with a recently divorced gay marriage activist, forcing them to confront the price of fame and the fickle nature of celebrity within the gay community.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, coming out, lgbt, resort, lifestyle, gay interest, couples, romance, love and romance, desire for fame, celebrity culture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, palm springs california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Nine Lives (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Lust and dysfuntion come full circle in this collection of nine steamy scenes exploring gay life, sex, addition, drugs and HIV/AIDS as revealed by a latino pool boy, a television writer, a meth dealer and others. As one affair leads into another, ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, sex with a priest, infidelity, hiv, coming out, support group, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, couples, social relations, breakup ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, september 11 2001
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52%
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&Me (2013)
Genre: Romance
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three loners from Sitges, Berlin and Amsterdam try to blend together in Brussels, city of unification.
Style: sexy, sentimental, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, romance, looking for love, love triangle, gender, fall in love, couple relations, male nudity, hopes, city life, infidelity, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brussels, belgium
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52%
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Leather (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Birch, a young man living in the Catskill Mountains, reunites with his childhood friend from the city, Andrew.
Style: captivating, humorous, melancholic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay sex, male nudity, childhood friend, homosexual, gay relationship, love and romance, gay couple, youth, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Watercolors (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Carter, a troubled teen stays with a friend of his dads and starts flirting with her son Danny. After the weekend school returns, however Carter a school jock tells Danny he does not want to be seen with him at school. Their relationship grows ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, serious, art house ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming out, gay sex, gay student, lgbt, love and romance, lifestyle, sexuality, drug use, opposites attract, painter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Seminarian (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Seminarian is a story about Ryan, a closeted gay student in his final semester of seminary studies. Despite his school's hostile stance towards homosexuality, Ryan has two gay classmates - Gerald and Anthony - in whom he secretly confides. ...
Style: semi serious, psychological, sentimental, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, love and romance, society, couples, religions or cults, fall in love, unfulfillment, gender, school, parents and children, self discovery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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About Us (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The Love Story between Matheus and Diego is portrayed in the film script Diego writes when he becomes a filmmaker.
Style: melancholic, touching, psychological, sexy, sentimental ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, gay love, male nudity, gay relationship, gay couple, male objectification, gay subtext, depression, lgbt, lgbtq, love affair ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
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Tumbledown (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Todd Verow’s Tumbledown is an explosive cocktail- an emotional rollercoaster ride through the dark sides of sexuality. A complicated love triangle develops after hunky Jay meets bartender Nick and invites him to spend the ...
Style: melancholic, romantic, unusual plot structure, psychological, touching ...
Plot: gay, male nudity, lgbt, love triangle, gay relationship, gay couple, hiv, love and romance, gay lead character, young lovers, love affair, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
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Eden's Curve (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A coming of age romantic drama set in 1972 based on real life events.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lgbt, gay, coming out, love triangle, friendship, love affair, dull life, couples, college life, destructive relationship, student life, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1972
Place: virginia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Eternal Summer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three high school students experience the perks and pitfalls of love in director Leste Chen’s sensitive tale of friendship and yearning.
Style: realistic, sexy, sentimental, serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, coming of age, friendship, love triangle, school, gay teenager, lgbt, high school friend, gay asian, gay sex, true love, unrequited love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hollywood, je t'aime (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Recently broken up and barely enduring a dreary winter, gay Parisian Jérôme Beaunez impulsively books a solo Christmas vacation to Los Angeles. While there he meets some colorful locals and pursues a dormant desire to become a movie star - but ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, transsexual, prostitute, gender, transvestism, romance, lifestyle, filmmaking, disorder, couples, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, los angeles, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Falls: Testament of Love (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The Falls: Testament of Love is a continuation of the story of RJ Smith and Chris Merrill, two Mormon missionaries that fell in love during their mission in a small town in Oregon. The boys haven't spoken in five years, but when an unexpected ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, lgbt, destructive relationship, love affair, impossible love, crumbling marriage, love and romance, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, seattle, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Harvest (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Breathtaking in its subtle beauty, Harvest is an achingly romantic tale of an innocent but ever increasingly passionate affair that develops between two simple farmhands. Life on a farm is all that sullen teen Marco knows- leading a perfunctory and ...
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, emotional, sexy ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: gay relationship, gay, apprentice, coming out, farm, countryside, cow, couples, gender, lgbt, coming of age, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%