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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
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 humorous, realistic, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, gender, couples, gays and lesbians, romance, family relations and gay mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Why Not Me?: Fashion Victims (2007), I Think I Do (1997), You Should Meet My Son! (2010), Chef's Special (2008), Under One Roof (2002). 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, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay teenager, fashion, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, workplace situations, fall in love, family relations, rivalry, rivals, rival, coming out, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 2K
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: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, writers, friendship, college, gays and lesbians, couple relations, fall in love, looking for love, love and romance, youth, gender, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, touching ...
Plot: coming out, gay relationship, family relations, gay couple, youth, love and romance, couples, frame up, teenage life, parents and children, couple relations, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa, alabama, birmingham alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, love and romance, lifestyle, farce, estrangement, gay, chef, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, death of mother, gay love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 510
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, romance, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, parents and children, social differences, first gay sexual experience, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 422
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, fall in love, romance, love and romance, friends, couples, wooing, sexual relations, looking for love, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, friendship, gay slur, aids, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, society, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.0
 669
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: feel good, humorous, sentimental, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, romance, friendship, looking for love, lifestyle, couples, fall in love, gender, infidelity, haunted by the past, cooking and food, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, humorous ...
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, romance, couples, custody, parents and children, gender, friends, optimism, wanting a baby, sex scene, aids ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1995
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: witty, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, coming out, romance, youth, family relations, couples, fall in love, sexual relations, couple relations, parents and children, gay relationship, republican ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 78
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%
 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, gay teenager, coming of age, gays and lesbians, teenage life, gay slur, friendship, fall in love, gender, romance, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.6
 233
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, society, love and romance, obsessive quest ...
Place: switzerland, poland, france, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 736
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: date night, girls' night
Plot: single parent, family relations, pregnancy, friendship, gays and lesbians, gender, looking for sex, coming out, singleness, fall in love, survival, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 504
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 ⇓
26%
 5.8
 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, touching, humorous, light, clever ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, coming out, lesbian interest, romance, siblings relations, fall in love, love triangle, gays and lesbians, brother sister relationship, women, lesbianism, wedding ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, looking for love, sexual relations, disorder, couples, friends, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: spain, europe, madrid, los angeles, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 107
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: offbeat, realistic, semi serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: unfulfillment, couples, lifestyle, family relations, love and romance, loss of father, kiss, paparazzi, television, inheritance, pregnancy, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, realistic, semi serious, sexy, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, mistaken identity, gays and lesbians, phone sex, roommate, looking for sex, artists and showbiz, romance, lgbt, best friends, gender, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, buddies, best friends, high school life, gender ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ 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, gays and lesbians, gender, introspection, looking for love, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: love and romance, gender, urban, city life, gender bending, youth, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, romance, young lovers, friends, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, witty, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, gay man has sex with a woman, gay, love and romance, dishonesty, gender, romance, dumped, couple relations, mistaken identity, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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, disorder, new year, couples, ballet, disagreement, instructor, love and romance, ghost, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, lesbian, love triangle, family problems, life turned upside down, eccentric family, love affair, living with parents, family relations, lesbian relationship, new year, coming out ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mommy Is Coming (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 64 min.
Story: With things growing a bit stale in the bedroom, lesbian couple Claudia and Dylan agree to seek sexual experiences outside their relationship. Dylan discovers new pleasures at a sex club, while Claudia, in drag as Claude, finds a surprising partner
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, underground film ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, romance, family relations, disorder, strong female presence, parents and children, gender, lesbian, transvestite, sex scene, lesbian relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.9
 206
Hard Off (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Claude, an auctioneer in his 50s, forms with Marie a couple united for fifteen years and still in love. However, in the intimacy, and in spite of a desire always alive, Claude has problems of erection. While Marie agrees with a smile of these ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: erection, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, parents and children, romance, gender, dishonesty, family relations, couples, satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, switzerland, geneva switzerland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, romance, couples, couple relations, family relations, love affair, love and romance, dishonesty, sexual relations, longing, unhappiness, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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, lesbian relationship, friendship, society, gender, parents and children, singleness, love affair, looking for love, couple relations, fall in love, twentysomething life ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, gay, homosexuality, gay teenager, lgbt teen, teenage love, gays and lesbians, lgbt, sexuality, friendship, homosexual, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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