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Why Not Me? (1999)
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Why Not Me? (1999)
Original name: Pourquoi pas moi ?
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, France, Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four gay French expatriots share a business in Barcelona. When they and their parents are thrown together for a "coming out" party, another French Farce ensues.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, sex comedy
Plot: coming out, lesbian relationship, friendship, family relations, friends, parents and children, love and romance, farce, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, disorder, twentysomething life, sexual content, closeted homosexual, dog, lesbian, soccer, gay, party, sex scene, homosexual, french, homosexuality, kiss ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, barcelona, europe, barcelona spain

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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 love and romance, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, gay, family relations and romance mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Why Not Me?: Fashion Victims (2007), It's in the Water (1997), I Think I Do (1997), Friend Zone (2009), You Should Meet My Son! (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fashion Victims (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At 52, traveling salesman Wolfgang Zenker (Edgar Selge) is in old school territory: he peddles the company's classic clothing line to boutiques that cater to women over 35. When Wolfi loses his drivers license in his brand-new Mercedes but ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay teenager, fashion, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, workplace situations, fall in love, family relations, rival, rivals, rivalry, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
It's in the Water (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When hordes of gays and lesbians come out "of the closet" in the fictional town of Azalea Springs, Texas, intolerant residents go into a panic about the water supply.
Style: clever, witty, touching, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, coming out, lesbian sex, friendship, gay slur, aids, gender, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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I Think I Do (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A screwball comedy about a gay couple at a straight couple's wedding.
Style: semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, writers, gay, friendship, college, wedding reception, coming out, roommate, gays and lesbians, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Friend Zone (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bilbao, Spain. After breaking up with Elisa, his girlfriend for several years, Txema meets Claudia, a gorgeous Argentinian girl, in a very awkward situation. They become friends so soon and so easily that Txema misinterprets Claudia's feelings ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: teenage life, love and romance, singleness, family relations, lovesick, misfit, friendship, society, ambition, hopes, family gatherings, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, captivating, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, gay relationship, gay couple, family relations, couples, frame up, teenage life, parents and children, couple relations, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alabama, birmingham alabama, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Chef's Special (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Maxi thinks is life is perfect. He is a famous cook who own a top hype restaurant in Chueca. He is living his homosexual life without complex. But when his son Edu and his daughter Alba appears, and comes a new neighbor which is an attractive ex ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: restaurant, gay, chef, love and romance, lifestyle, farce, estrangement, father son relationship, family relations, coming out, death of mother, gay love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mango Kiss (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "Mango Kiss" is a story about Lou whose world turns upside-down when she falls in love with her best friend Sassafras. They journey to San Francisco and stumble into the wild world of role-playing and non-monogamous S/M dykes. Comedy ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, dominatrix, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, friends, twentysomething life, coming out, wooing, sexual relations, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 515
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, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gay, coming out, family relations, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, lifestyle, parents and children, couples, social differences, first gay sexual experience, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Made in Italy (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: French writer Luca Morandi was born in Italy. He is forty years old and finds himself at a crossroads in his life. He doesn't know where to turn: France, his adopted home where he was raised, or Italy, the country of his birth, perfect, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, sexy ...
Plot: love and romance, lifestyle, couples, family relations, attempted seduction, sexual tension, widow, family secret, money, inheritance, unfulfillment, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 671
April's Shower (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: April's Shower begins with a group of people gathered for a wedding shower for April. At first, it seems to be a normal gathering for such an occasion but, as time goes on, secrets and stories begin to be revealed. Alex is a chef and a maid of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, romance, friendship, looking for love, couples, lifestyle, fall in love, cooking and food, haunted by the past, infidelity, gender, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 167
Spinnin' (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Garate and Omar are young, gay and in love, and want to have a child. After failed attempts with their female pals, they befriend Raquel, a pregnant woman whose partner has died of aids. Sound conventional? Spinnin' is anything but.
Style: realistic, touching, sexy, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, romance, couples, custody, parents and children, gender, friends, optimism, wanting a baby, marriage, aids ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 81
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: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love and romance, family relations, romance, friends, friendship, fall in love, lifestyle, best friends, parents and children, dishonesty, singleness, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Mostly Unfabulous Social Life of Ethan Green (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ethan Green (Daniel Letterle) has no problem finding guys who want to sleep with him or even date him, but finding someone to settle down with is a different story. Given three choices -- a sexy teenager, a hunky jock, or his ex-boyfriend who is ...
Style: semi serious, witty, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, coming out, roommate, fall in love, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, family relations, youth, romance, parents and children, gay ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Lie Down with Dogs (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wayward mid-20's NYC guy goes to the Pines for a change of pace for the summer.
Style: sexual, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, urban, city life, gender bending, self discovery, twentysomething life, resort, youth, lifestyle, love and romance, young lovers, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.7
 7K
Gray Matters (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam and Gray are such a well-matched pair that it is difficult to believe they are brother and sister rather than husband and wife. They both share a love of 1940s movies and dancing, and when they meet Charlie, they have something else in common: ...
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, light, stylized ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, lesbian, lesbian interest, romance, siblings relations, fall in love, love triangle, gays and lesbians, women, brother sister relationship, lesbianism, best friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Eating Out 2: Sloppy Seconds (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: After Marc dumps him, Kyle unites with Gwen and Tiffani to land sexually confused art model Troy by pretending to be straight. However, Marc wants Troy, too, and members from a notorious "ex-gay" group are slipping for the both of them.
Style: clever, humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, coming out, couple relations, couples, disorder, partners, gender, romance, love and romance, orgasm, bisexuality, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 242
Stealth (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Lionel is a happy gay man with a great career and an open-minded family that accepts his loyal lover, Serge. But things start to unravel when he meets a pretty Polish immigrant who is about to be deported and decides to marry her.
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: family relations, immigrants, on the road, pregnancy, self discovery, family life, lovers reunited, coming out, couples, love and romance, obsessive quest, society ...
Place: switzerland, poland, france, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Kiss the Bride (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In high school, Matt and Ryan were best friends. More than friends, actually. But in the ensuing ten years, they've lost contact. So when Matt receives an invitation to Ryan's wedding he's surprised - especially that Ryan is marrying ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: gay, wedding, friendship, high school, family relations, love and romance, young lovers, looking for love, coming out, unlikely couple, gender, high school life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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101 Reykjavík (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Iceland, Denmark, France, Norway, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he stands back from commitment. His mother's Spanish ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, sexy, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: porn, love triangle, lesbian, family problems, lesbian relationship, life turned upside down, eccentric family, love affair, family relations, living with parents, new year, coming out ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 12K
Get Real (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A tenderly romantic coming-of-age story as two boys in a British school fall in love.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, coming out, coming of age, teenage life, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, gay slur, friendship, fall in love, gay teenager, gender, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 2K
Go Fish (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging?
Style: sexy, witty, clever, sexual, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian, friendship, society, gender, couple relations, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, teenage love, twentysomething life, singleness ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 515
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 ⇓
25%
Mouth to Mouth (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For financial reasons an unemployed aspiring actor works for a phone-sex enterprise. One day he receives a call from the mysterious wife of one of his best clients.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, farce, love triangle, romance, cons and scams, sexual relations, love affair, friends, couples, disorder, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, los angeles, madrid, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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I Will Survive (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marga is having a streak of bad luck. Through her friendship with Rosa, she tries to regain her self-confidence, but love interests again create conflict. It is while developing a relationship with a handsome gay sculptor ten years her junior: ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, friendship, single parent, family relations, looking for love, death in the family, couple relations, couples, opposites attract, dealing with death, babies and infants, survival ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
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Tell No One (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mattia is about to move to Madrid by his boyfriend Eduard. When the day before leaving for Spain, Eduard announces his arrival in Rome to know the "laws", Mattia must choose whether to finally come clean with his companion, or confess to ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy, gay cinema ...
Plot: coming out, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, family relations, gay couple, closeted gay, love and romance, gender, save the day, gay lead character, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 2K
Queens (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain, Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Spain, a couple of days before a collective gay wedding, the lives of five mothers, whose sons will get married, are entwined: Judge Helena is in charge of the ceremony; the entrepreneur in hotel business Magda is hosting the guests in her hotel ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, family relations, hotel, gay marriage, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, parents and children, looking for love, introspection, lifestyle, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Better Than Chocolate (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Not long after moving into her own place, Maggie finds herself with two unsolicited roommates: her recently divorced mother, Lila, and her young brother. The timing is especially bad, considering Maggie has fallen hard for an attractive woman, Kim, ...
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, transsexual, lesbian relationship, coming out, lgbt, family relations, romance, love affair, parents and children, gays and lesbians, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Is It Just Me? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Frustrated by his ongoing failure to meet Mr. Right, Blaine stumbles upon what might be his perfect match in an online chat room-Xander, a sweet, hunky guy who's recently moved to LA. Smitten, Blaine then finds that he's been chatting to ...
Style: humorous, sexy, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, mistaken identity, gays and lesbians, columnist, gay relationship, phone sex, roommate, looking for sex, romance, artists and showbiz, lgbt, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
All's Well, Ends Well (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A romantic Chinese New Year comedy about the three Shang brothers. Eldest brother Shang Moon is a philandering businessman who treats his hideous yet hard-working wife like dirt. Middle brother Shang Foon is a disc jockey/playboy who tries to score ...
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: farce, family relations, housewife, romance, nothing goes right, gender, love and romance, gays and lesbians, ghost, gender bending, disagreement, instructor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 40K
In & Out (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A midwestern teacher questions his sexuality after a former student makes a comment about him at the Academy Awards.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, neo screwball comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay slur, gay, lgbt, self discovery, teachers and students, small town, homosexuality, repressed homosexual, gay stereotype, closeted homosexual, sexual orientation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%