Movies like Just Like a Woman 1992

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Just Like a Woman (1992)
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Just Like a Woman (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gerald is a smart, young, high-flying American banker. Everything is great until his wife finds another woman's underwear in their bedroom and subsequently throws him out. He finds lodgings with Monica, a recently divorced 50-year old housewife, who is smitten with Gerald. But after their first night of love, Gerald avoids her. Monica feels used and betrayed until Gerald confesses he likes to dress up as a woman. Monica learns to accept and eventually support Geraldine, Gerald's alter ego. Based on the novel by Monica Jay.
Style: humorous, sexual, touching, offbeat, sexy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: transvestism, transvestite, transsexual, friends, romance, love and romance, gender bending, fall in love, love affair, farce, couples, gender, mysterious character, divorce, city, banker, translator, night, boarding house, boss, false accusation, lodger, divorced divorcee, business deal, arrest ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about couples, love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians, friendship, romance and gender bending mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Just Like a Woman: A Soap (2006), Manuela and Manuel (2007), Hollywood, je t'aime (2009), Take a Girl Like You (1970), Some Voices (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Soap (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 32-year-old Charlotte could have it all, but she doesn´t want any of it. When she moves away from her boyfriend, she happens to become the upstairs neighbour of the transsexual Veronica. Veronica prefers to keep to herself with her little dog and a ...
Style: semi serious, rough, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, sexual abuse, friendship, fall in love, couples, romance, love and romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, gender, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Manuela and Manuel (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Deep inside, Manuel has always been Manuela. Amidst her worst love crisis, Manuela reinvents herself as Manuel in order to pass as the fiancé of her best friend Coca - who is pregnant from a one-night stand and must face her conservative family. ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, hidden identity, wedding, transvestism, human nature, couples, disorder, best friends, gender bending, mistaken identity, love, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, latin america
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26%
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: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: prostitute, transsexual, gender, lifestyle, romance, transvestism, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, gender bending, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, los angeles, california, paris france
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26%
Take a Girl Like You (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Young Jenny heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher. Even before she has had a chance to settle in she meets Patrick, one of the local "lads". Within a short time she has her hands full when a number of the ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: womanizer, obsession, farce, vengeance, mate swapping, couples, wedding, youth, romance, love and romance, obsessive quest, suburbs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Some Voices (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Schizophrenic Ray tries to adjust to the outside world after being released from an institution.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love and romance, mental illness, couples, family relations, misfit, brother brother relationship, schizophrenia, hallucination, restaurant, fall in love, romance, wedding ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
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25%
Intimate Relations (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young merchant marine turns up in an English coastal town looking for a brother he barely knows. When his brother's wife rebukes him he takes up with the Beasley family. However, soon the mother and daughter are chasing and ending up in the ...
Style: dark humor, biting, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, dysfunctional family, age difference, love and romance, elderly lovers, older woman younger man relationship, couple relations, suburbs, orphan, family problems, family relations, couples ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
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25%
To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three New York drag queens on their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant get stranded in a small Midwestern town for the entire weekend when their car breaks down. While waiting for parts for their Cadillac convertible, the flamboyant trio shows ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cross dressing, gender bending, gay, gay slur, friendship, small town, on the road, culture clash, gender, showbiz, cross country ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, california, london ...
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25%
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Educating Rita (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rita, a 26 year old Scouse hairdresser with a sharp wit, is married to her childhood sweetheart, the feckless Denny. He wants a baby, she doesn't. She wants to discover herself, so she joins the Open University. Dr. Frank Bryant Is a ...
Style: witty, touching, talky, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: working class, self discovery, couples, opposites attract, society, romance, hopes, infidelity, social differences, university, literature, professor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe, liverpool
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24%
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American Friends (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Francis Ashby, a senior Oxford don on holiday alone in the Alps, meets holidaying American Caroline and her companion Elinor, the blossoming Irish-American girl she adopted many years before. Ashby finds he enjoys their company, particularly that of ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, romance, self discovery, love affair, adoption, love triangle, couples, family relations, oxford, academy, shyness, holiday ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: europe, switzerland, england, oxford university, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Heaven's a Drag (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Simon and Mark live together in London. When Mark dies of AIDS, Simon gets on with his life rather quickly, too quickly to suit the ghost of Mark, who reappears to disrupt Simon's cruising and then moves back into their flat to prompt Simon to ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, sentimental, emotional ...
Plot: ghost, gay, aids, transvestism, gender, love and romance, gays and lesbians, romance, child illness, coming out, gender bending, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, europe, england
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24%
Who's the Man, Who's the Woman (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster comedy He's a Woman, She's a Man, Who's the Woman, Who's the Man picks up right where the original left off! Music producer Sam (Leslie Cheung) and his cross-dressing protege Wing (Anita Yuen) have ...
Style: sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: performer's life, disorder, couples, transvestism, friends, mistaken identity, switching roles, sexual relations, gender bending, love triangle, hidden identity, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
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23%
One Stays, the Other Leaves (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A story about two couples, longtime friends in which both husbands engage in long-term affairs and, as the title says, ultimately one remains with his wife and one makes a new life with another woman.
Style: witty, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, introspection, love affair, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, couples, couple relations, fall in love, infidelity, romance, midlife crisis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Different for Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, and she has no desire to stir up the past while she's ...
Style: touching, sexy, sentimental, humorous, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: transsexual, gay, coming out, nudity (full frontal - brief), gender bending, romance, friendship, bittersweet, couples, gender, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 90s
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
Style: not serious, feel good, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: transvestism, infidelity, disco, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, love triangle, gender, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, society, restaurant ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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21%
I Love You Baby (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Marcos, a boy looking sad and long-term projects, comes to the big city with the intention to find himself. The first thing is love. Falls in love with Daniel, a talented actor who continually seeks opportunities to prove it. This love newborn ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching, sexual ...
Plot: rise to the top, love affair, misfit, unlikely couple, life turned upside down, couples, love triangle, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, immigrants, cons and scams, manipulation, disorder ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain, madrid, dominican republic
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21%
Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In the 1970s, a foundling lad, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving his Irish town for London, in part to look for his mother and in part because his trans-gender nature is beyond the town's understanding.
Style: surreal, touching, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: transvestism, gender bending, irish, gay slur, dysfunctional family, self discovery, gay, small town life, hopes, family disapproval, social relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: ireland, england, europe, london, big ben london
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21%
Gooische Vrouwen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gooische Vrouwen (Vipers Nest) is based on a very popular Dutch TV series and can be described as a Dutch variation of Sex and the City and Desperate Housewives. The film tells the story of four girlfriends who live in the bourgeois area ‘t Gooi, ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sexy, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, couples, family problems, unfulfillment, love affair, family relations, social relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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21%
This Year's Love (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The big-screen debut from Scottish stage director David Kane, This Year's Love is a comedy about the romantic misadventures of six young people in Camden, North London. The marriage of tattoo artist Danny (Douglas Hanshall) and dressmaker ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, lust, marriage, couple relations, love triangle, friendship, dishonesty, unlikely couple, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, looking for love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, england, london
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21%
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Summer Nights (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Michele and Helene seem to be the perfect couple. However, on weekends, Michele steps into a secret life, as a transvestite, Mylene, in a hidden French forest. There, Mylene meets with a lover, Flavia, another transvestite who once fought alongside ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, sincere ...
Plot: transsexual, forbidden love, hidden identity, infidelity, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, under the surface, double life, gender, transvestism
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: europe
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21%
Somebody to Love (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mercedes is a taxi dancer who wants to be an actress. She's involved with the married Harry, who considers himself a respected actor. Ernesto is in love with Mercedes, but he doesn't dance or have money.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: transvestism, self discovery, social differences, nightlife, urban, romance, love and romance, artists and showbiz, rising to stardom, ambition, follow your dream, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
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, gays and lesbians, musician's life, self discovery, artist, gender, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, usa, kansas, east germany ...
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21%
Flowers from Another World (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Patricia, a woman from Dominican Republic, needs a home and an economic security that her illegal status in Madrid does not provide her. Milady, twenty, born in Havana and dying to travel the world. Marirosi has a job, a home, and the most complete ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, village life, fall in love, culture clash, looking for sex, human nature, infidelity, couples, immigrants, hopes, society, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Dry Cleaning (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bored couple takes in a young man who turns their lives inside out
Style: touching, psychological, sexual, sexy, talky ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage, love and romance, gender, small town, transvestism, family relations, couples, siblings relations, love affair, store, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, switzerland, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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When the Party's Over (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story takes place in LA, in the house of four housemates, three women, MJ, Frankie and Amanda, and an homosexual, Banks. MJ is the kind of girl to whom money means everything and to whom others mean almost nothing. Frankie is a social worker and ...
Style: sexual, gloomy, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, twentysomething life, gender, love and romance, coming of age, gays and lesbians, friends, couples, gay interest, homosexual
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
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20%
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Unmade Beds (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Axl wants to find his long-lost father and rediscover his past. Vera just wants to forget hers as she tries to move on from heartbreak. Their stories come together in the melting-pot of 21st century London.
Style: humorous, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: immigrants, romance, haunted by the past, starting over, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), search for father, self discovery, family relations, couples, friendship, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
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20%
My Mother Likes Women (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Sofia introduces her three adult daughters to her new lover who is their age and happens to be a woman. The women, in particular Elvira find it extremely difficult to accept their mothers sudden apparent sexual reversal. The news pushes the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, lesbian, youth, lifestyle, romance, unfulfillment, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, gender bending, parents and children, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, czechoslovakia
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20%
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Kinky Boots (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Charles Price may have grown up with his father in the family shoe business in Northampton, in central England, but he never thought that he would take his father's place. Yet, the untimely death of his father places him in that position, only ...
Style: touching, humorous, inspirational, witty, sexual ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cabaret, factory, small town, fashion show, fashion, family business, bankruptcy, fish out of water, unlikely partners, designer, gender bending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, milan italy, europe, london
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20%
The Bad Mother's Handbook (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Karen Cooper wants to domineer her family and believes she's its pillar. In fact she does everything wrong. Thus she messes up all their lives and futures, rather then help her loved-ones.
Style: semi serious, emotional, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: family relations, lifestyle, parents and children, couples, family problems, pregnancy, teenage life, wooing, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, dysfunctional family, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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20%
You and the Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Around midnight, a young couple and their transvestite maid prepare for an orgy. Their guests will be The Slut, The Star, The Stud and The Teen.
Style: humorous, erotic, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: gender bending, eroticism, couples, sex aid, transvestism, sexual relations, couple relations, strong sexual content, orgy, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex orgy, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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19%
The Cost of Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dale is an attractive, hard-as-nails gay male escort in Greenwich, London. He specialises in fulfilling sexual fantasies - dressing up as a schoolboy, BDSM, you name it, he's done it, yet his own dreams of a happy ending are complicated when ...
Style: humorous, emotional, psychological, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couples, gender, addiction, sexual relations, unrequited love, prostitute, escort, prostitution, friends, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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19%