Movies like Shortbus

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Shortbus (2006)
 6.4
 34K
Shortbus (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of New Yorkers caught up in their milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality. The characters converge in a weekly Brooklyn social/artistic/sexual salon "Shortbus", loosely inspired by various underground NYC gatherings that took place in the early 2000's. Here, gay couple Jamie (P J DeBoy) and James (Paul Dawson) meet a young ex-model and aspiring singer Ceth (Jay Brannan).
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, romantic, captivating, stylized, clever, humorous, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: strong sexual content, male nudity, erection, explicit sex, group sex, gay, gays and lesbians, sex, sexual relations, self discovery, gay sex, love and romance, looking for love, homosexual, sexuality, unsimulated sex, swinger, introspection, lesbian, sexual exploration, nudity (full frontal - brief), eroticism, homosexuality, sexual activity, suicide attempt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city

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Most similar movies to Shortbus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sexy, realistic, sexual and erotic films with plots about couples, love and romance, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, male nudity, romance and sexual relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Shortbus: 9 Songs (2004), Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013), Romance (1999), Diet of Sex (2014), Desire (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 23K
9 Songs (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Matt, a young glaciologist, soars across the vast, silent, icebound immensities of the South Pole as he recalls his love affair with Lisa. They meet at a mobbed rock concert in a vast music hall - London's Brixton Academy. They are in bed at ...
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: strong sexual content, explicit sex, erection, sex, sexual fantasy, lust, sexual relations, love affair, couples, unsimulated sex, looking for sex, passionate sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: antarctica, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, France, Sweden, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager ...
Style: erotic, sexual, psychological, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: lust, sex addict, nymphomaniac, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), explicit sex, erection, strong sexual content, sexual perversion, sexuality, deviant sex, virgin ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 11K
Romance (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Although deeply in love with her boyfriend - and indeed sleeping in the same bed with him - a schoolteacher cannot handle the almost complete lack of intimacy he will allow. Increasingly frustrated, she gradually finds her sexual appetites leading ...
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, surprise ending, realistic ...
Plot: sex, bondage, degradation, cuckold, nymphomania, erection, infidelity, explicit sex, sexual relations, strong sexual content, love affair, dysfunctional relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.4
 2K
Diet of Sex (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Ágata suffers from a psychological disorder which prevents her from experiencing pleasure in all aspects of her life. Marc, through the use food, endeavours to help her overcome her problem.
Style: erotic, captivating, romantic, sexy
Plot: unsimulated sex, eroticism, penetration, coitus, sex, erection, sex scene, masturbation, beach, sexual pleasure, sexual dysfunction, sexuality ...
Place: galicia, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 5.4
 7K
Desire (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire.
Style: sexy, serious, sexual, erotic, psychological ...
Plot: explicit sex, erotica, penetration, sexual promiscuity, nymphomaniac, looking for sex, sexual fantasy, female orgasm, erection, desire, lesbian sex, healing power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Hide and Seek (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four fragile young people flee London to start an unconventional utopia, creating a world of fantasy that overwhelms them.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, atmospheric ...
Plot: swinger, group sex, orgy, voyeur, sexuality, strong sexual content, explicit sex, love triangle, love and romance, sexual relations, romance, utopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 18K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, first gay sexual experience, homosexual, opposites attract, sex, depression, fall in love, one night stand, gays and lesbians, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, new york, salt lake city utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
All About Anna (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anna is a young costume designer, focused on her job and wary of getting caught in romantic relationships. She has just found a new apartment, and is tempted to let her latest boyfriend, Frank, move in with her. Instead, she finds a tenant: The ...
Style: sexy, psychological, lyrical, romantic, erotic ...
Plot: explicit sex, lesbian sex, lust, unsimulated sex, seduction, female nudity, coitus, lesbianism, lesbian, sex, love, penetration ...
Place: copenhagen, paris france, montmartre paris, scandinavia, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.8
 32K
The Idiots (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, France, Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: With his first Dogma-95 film director Lars von Trier opens up a completely new film platform. With a mix of home-video and documentary styles the film tells the story of a group of young people who have decided to get to know their ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, clever, experimental, suspense ...
Plot: male nudity, sex orgy, mentally challenged, explicit sex, commune, orgy, prank, sexual relations, strong sexual content, lifestyle, unsimulated sex, sex scene ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: erotic, semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: gender bending, sex aid, eroticism, couple relations, sexual relations, couples, transvestism, strong sexual content, erotic dream, nudity (full frontal - brief), orgy, sex orgy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
In the Realm of the Senses (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on a true story set in pre-war Japan, a man and one of his servants begin a torrid affair. Their desire becomes a sexual obsession so strong that to intensify their ardor, they forsake all, even life itself.
Style: sexual, erotic, sexy, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: explicit sex, geisha, unsimulated sex, obsession, sexual relations, tragic love, sexual perversion, passion, deviant sex, dangerous attraction, sexually liberated, male nudity ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936, pre world war two
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 37K
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual relations, porn, explicit sex, lust, strong sexual content, erection, waitress, island, hopes, lesbian, lifestyle, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, madrid, malta
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexy, sexual, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay teenager, homosexuality, coming of age, lgbt teen, gay, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, lgbt, high school, coming out, self discovery, friendship ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Young People Fucking (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a Tuesday night, five couples have separate sexual adventures. Matt and Kris, friends for years, want to have an only-once, no-strings good time. Abby and Andrew, married, celebrate his birthday, but it's marred by angst and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: sex, sexuality, roommate, casual sex, romance, sex scene, lifestyle, buddies, opposites attract, sex aid, couple relations, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Blue Is the Warmest Color (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Spain
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adèle's life is changed when she meets Emma, a young woman with blue hair, who will allow her to discover desire, to assert herself as a woman and as an adult. In front of others, Adele grows, seeks herself, loses herself, finds herself.
Style: sexual, realistic, touching, erotic, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, teen drama
Plot: lesbian, strong sexual content, lesbian relationship, lesbian love, lovers, lgbt, gender, lesbianism, explicit sex, lesbian teen, coming of age, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture.
Style: philosophical, sexual, sexy, artsy, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: polyamory, love triangle, bohemian life, artist, fall in love, seduction, love affair, menage a trois, self fulfillment, romance, open relationship, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, catalonia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
The Party at Kitty and Stud's (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Kitty and Stud are lovers. They enjoy a robust sex-life, which includes fellatio and light S&M, specifically, Stud belt-whipping Kitty. Three women come over for a party and Stud services them, one after the other.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), lifestyle, love and romance, artists and showbiz, gender, gays and lesbians, couples, nightlife, strong sexual content, sexual relations, drug abuse, party ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Eating Out: All You Can Eat (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tiffani and her friend Casey try to lure the gorgeous Zack with a phony online profile using the image of Tiffani's buff ex, Ryan... which works fine until the real Ryan shows up. Only through some fancy footwork, advice from his Aunt Helen and ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, sex comedy ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, male stripper, lifestyle, looking for love, best friends, romance, love and romance, couples, disorder, mistaken identity, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, romantic, clever ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, friendship, romance, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, bisexual, gay, jewish, secret love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 108
Finding Me (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Faybien Allan has it all going on; he's young, stylish, and knows the importance of being seen with hip friends at NYC's trendiest spots. But beneath the sparkle of his nightlife and his stunning good-looks, is a man buckling under his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, psychological, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, self discovery, looking for love, gender, hopes, couples, gay, friendship, african american, road trip, gays and lesbians, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 3K
The Fluffer (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Johnny Rebel is a charismatic heterosexual man who makes his living acting in gay porn. His live in girlfriend Babylon is a stripper so she understands the reality of working in the sex industry. Sean McGinnis doesnt. He is a 22-year-old kid who ...
Style: semi serious, melancholic, intense, satirical, sexy ...
Plot: gay, porn industry, sex, obsession, gay for pay, unfulfilled love, gender, actor's life, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, unrequited love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Love & Other Drugs (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won't let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. ...
Style: sexy, sexual, romantic, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: womanizer, romance, sexual relations, sex, casual sex, couple relations, love, workplace situations, flirting, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexuality, salesman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: usa, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 6K
Eating Out (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting dumped by his girlfriend Tiffani (Rebekah Kochan), Caleb (Scott Lunsford) commiserates with his roommate Kyle (Jim Verraros), who notes that while he has trouble getting the men he wants he could get any woman because he's gay.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, phone sex, love triangle, mistaken identity, best friends, looking for love, fall in love, teenage love, couples, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.2
 831
200 American (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Conrad is a gay man living in NYC. He's also CEO of an ad agency and by nature a control freak. Although Conrad is still in love with Martin (his ex), he hires a young Aussie hustler named Tyler, first for a night and then to work for his ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: gay, unlikely couple, opposites attract, lifestyle, fall in love, looking for love, manipulation, couples, breakup, love and romance, romance, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, australia, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
A Four Letter Word (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Six people in New York are adrift. Zeke and Luke work in a sex shop: Zeke takes gay liberation seriously, Luke likes to sparkle and takes nothing seriously. He's offended when Stephen calls him a gay cliché, then, surprisingly, they find each ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay sex, gay teenager, gay, sex toy, coming out, obsessive compulsive disorder, prostitute, gays and lesbians, transvestism, couples, gender, opposites attract ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: gay, orgasm, coming out, couples, couple relations, disorder, gender, partners, romance, love and romance, bisexuality, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Art of Being Straight (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A sexy, comedic drama about two college friends questioning their careers and sexuality in east Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: bisexuality, sexuality, unlikely couple, love affair, self discovery, looking for love, buddies, love and romance, lifestyle, couples, couple relations, sexual confusion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, southern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 13K
Threesome (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eddy and Stuart share two-thirds of a dormitory suite. Due to bureaucratic error, a woman named Alex is added to their room. At first, relations among the three are tense. Soon, however, Alex falls for Eddy, and Stuart lusts after Alex.
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: polyamory, gay, odd couple, friendship, college, love triangle, mistaken identity, self discovery, bisexuality, roommate, water gun, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 2K
Longhorns (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A sexually active Texas college guy begins to reevaluate his practice of mutual masturbation with straight buddies after he meets an unapologetically gay fellow student.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, sex comedy, sexy ...
Plot: gay, college, best friends, buddies, youth, university, self discovery, lust, couples, sexual relations, closeted gay, americana ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.1
 884
Slutty Summer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hunky writer Markus returns home to find his boyfriend of four years naked with another man. Newly single, he begins waiting tables at a swinging Chelsea hotspot where the indelible supporting cast of co-workers offers conflicting directions on the ...
Style: semi serious, witty, sentimental, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay teenager, friendship, infidelity, lifestyle, romance, opposites attract, youth, unlikely couple, womanizer, looking for love, love triangle, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%