Movies like My Normal

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My Normal (2009)
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My Normal (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: "My Normal" is the story of Natalie, a young lesbian from the Lower East Side, who's struggling to find a balance between her dreams of becoming a film maker and her lifestyle as a dominatrix. Her exotic looks and unconventional techniques make her one of the most desirable mistresses in the NYC underground. After befriending her weed dealer and igniting a steamy love affair with her new girl, Natalie gets an internship on a real movie set. But if everything she ever wanted is becoming a reality, why is her life falling apart? When it seems that all is lost, Natalie realizes that the only way to turn her dreams into reality is to use her unique talents as a dominatrix to get exactly what she wants.
Style: serious, realistic, sexy, captivating, humorous, talky, sexual
Plot: dominatrix, friendship, fall in love, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, love and romance, prostitute, parents and children, couples, showbiz, filmmaking, workplace, hopes, couple relations, lesbian relationship, sexual relations, sexual content, manipulative woman, friends, gays and lesbians, strong female presence, gender, siblings relations, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to My Normal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexy and touching films with plots about couples, love and romance, friendship, couple relations, friends, romance and lifestyle mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like My Normal: The Gymnast (2006), Claire of the Moon (1992), One Last Dance (2003), Whirlwind (2007), The Sex Movie (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Gymnast (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The stunning Dreya Weber stars as a former top gymnast who discovers love and a new life path when she teams up with a dancer (played by former L.A. Lakers cheerleader Addie Yungmee) for an ambitious Las Vegas aerial act show.
Style: realistic, serious, touching
Plot: lesbian interest, lesbian, starting over, ambition, opposites attract, follow your dream, introspection, self discovery, forbidden love, couples, hopes, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
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100%
Claire of the Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Claire of the Moon is set in the 1990s in the Pacific Northwest. Claire Jabrowski, a famous heterosexual author, decides to attend a retreat for all-female writers. Claire's rommate at the retreat is Dr. Noel Benedict, author of a book called ...
Style: sexy, sexual, talky, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, gays and lesbians, lesbian relationship, coming out, love triangle, strong female presence, fall in love, infidelity, twentysomething life, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
One Last Dance (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the wake of tragedy, a renowed New York dance company is on the brink of collapse. After leaving the dance world for good, Travis, Chrissa, and Max are pulled in to resurrect the dance that shattered their careers. They have one last chance to ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, romantic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: dance school, follow your dream, lifestyle, romance, performer's life, dancer's life, love and romance, redemption, showbiz, teenage love, artists and showbiz, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 524
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, emotional, sexy, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gay, friendship, infidelity, couples, lifestyle, thirtysomething life, breakup, emotionless, unfulfillment, gender, manipulation, gay relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Sex Movie (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends spend an evening together after time apart. Differences in sex and sexuality reveal deep-rooted conflicts and long-hidden longings.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sincere, sexy ...
Plot: introspection, lifestyle, love and romance, couples, under the surface, sexual relations, private vs public, sexuality, lesbian, sexual fantasy, family conflict, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Four-Faced Liar (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Four Faced Liar is a story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City... A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian couple, lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, infidelity, friendship, love and romance, sexual content, love triangle, fall in love, couple relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Peter and Vandy (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Flashbacks and flash-forwards illustrate the rise and fall of a love affair between two New Yorkers.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, non-linear ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sexual content, couples, fall in love, love affair, love and romance, lifestyle, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, breakup, bittersweet, romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
An American in Hollywood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A talented young filmmaker from New York sets off to Los Angeles in pursuit of the Hollywood dream, only to discover through his relationship with a beautiful feisty young actress, that Hollywood is not all that it seems.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sincere, captivating, humorous
Plot: ambition, follow your dream, fall in love, hopes, love and romance, showbiz, buddies, filmmaking, friends, hollywood, artists and showbiz
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Elena Undone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The wife of a pastor who preaches against homosexuality embarks on an affair with a female writer.
Style: touching, sexual, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian couple, lesbianism, lesbian mother, lgbt, coming out, gays and lesbians, family problems, fall in love, lesbian sex, crumbling marriage, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: touching, sentimental, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gay, family relations, hopes, introspection, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, couples, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, tel aviv
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 571
Autoerotic (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Autoerotic follows four interconnected Chicago couples as they explore the boundaries of self-pleasure and sexual exploration. Through a unique blend of outrageous comedy and in-your-face sex, Autoerotic insightfully illuminates the private sexual ...
Style: sexy, mumblecore, psychological, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, couples, couple relations, friendship, male female relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), infidelity, sex scene, self discovery, sexual content, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Sea Is Watching (2002)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on Akira Kurosawa's final unproduced script, this Edo-period drama takes place almost entirely inside an ocean-village brothel. O-Shin is a young brothel worker who one night helps a young samurai escape from his pursuers. Against the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, prostitute, samurai, hopes, looking for love, couple relations, couples, romance, village, unfulfilled love, village life, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Tangled 8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: People from diverse social backgrounds, races and ages manage grief through its different phases.
Style: realistic, serious, talky, experimental, gloomy ...
Plot: couple relations, couples, unfulfilled love, love and romance, sexual content, unfulfillment, dealing with death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Good Day to Be Black & Sexy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A between-the-sheets peek at Black Love and Sexuality
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sincere ...
Plot: couples, sexual relations, teenage life, love and romance, lifestyle, youth, society, city life, teenage love, twentysomething life, feminism, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: atmospheric, sexy, touching, captivating, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, couple relations, couples, fall in love, culture clash, romance, friendship, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Musical Chairs (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his dancer partner, Mia, lands in the hospital after an accident, Armando persuades her to train for an upcoming wheelchair ballroom dancing contest
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: disability, romance, couples, follow your dream, lifestyle, dance school, against the odds, human spirit, society, hopes, ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Small Town Saturday Night (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just days before Rhett (Chris Pine) is leaving for Nashville to pursue a lifelong dream of being a singer/songwriter, his girlfriend Samantha (Bre Blair) realizes that "his" future may not be "their" future. This news comes as a ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, contemplative
Plot: small town, friends, ambition, follow your dream, couples, family relations, troublemaker, musician's life, love and romance, lifestyle, hopes, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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You and I (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two teenage girls, Janie who is American and Lana who is Russian, fall in love after meeting at a t.A.T.u concert and are swept into a dangerous world of obsession, drug abuse and murder.
Style: sexy, semi serious, captivating, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: friendship, romance, teenage life, sexual relations, nightclub, ambition, escapades, lifestyle, coming of age, dream, nightlife, music ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Julie Johnson (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A New Jersey housewife is dissatisfied with her everyday life because she is smarter than she or anyone else knows. While taking a computer class, Julie discovers her abilities and finds the courage to make dramatic life changes. This is a story of ...
Style: sincere, realistic, touching, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: self discovery, friendship, follow your dream, lifestyle, forbidden love, love and romance, couples, human nature, feminism, parents and children, road not taken, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Perfect Ending (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: This intimate drama follows Rebecca, a woman who has kept her sexuality a secret from her friends but chooses to reveal it to a stranger. While Rebecca's revelations may not yield the results she expects, a perfect ending is still in reach.
Style: sexy, touching, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, lesbian sex, first lesbian experience, lesbian relationship, prostitute, lgbt, lesbian couple, strong sexual content, self discovery, lesbian interest, lesbian cunnilingus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Mentor (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A thought-provoking drama about the power that a famous university professor holds over his students and assistants.
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: love triangle, power relations, dishonesty, friendship, college, university, unfulfillment, ambition, manipulation, mentor, power, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Trouble with Romance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A provocative, sexy and insightful exploration of relationships between men and women and why we all still yearn for love despite the trouble with romance.
Style: sexy, realistic, humorous, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: couple relations, romance, couples, unfulfillment, battle of the sexes, sexual relations, hotel, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, love, prostitute, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Old Fashioned (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A romantic-drama, OLD FASHIONED centers on Clay Walsh, a former frat boy who gives up his carousing and now runs an antique shop in a small Midwestern college town. There, he has become notorious for his lofty and outdated theories on love and ...
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, uplifting, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couple relations, couples, buddies, fall in love, opposites attract, romance, hopes, introspection, haunted by the past, small town, unlikely couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Charlotte Sometimes (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young roommate.
Style: sexy, sincere, light, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, unfulfilled love, love and romance, youth, lifestyle, infidelity, nightclub, aunt nephew relationship, breakup, couples, relationship vs career ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Normal Adolescent Behavior (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: High school student Wendy has an odd relationship with her five friends: They're openly sexual with each other, swapping partners every week. But this is all thrown into turmoil when she meets Sean, a new student in school who has a crush on ...
Style: serious, sincere, bleak, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: high school, sex, teenager, teenage love, high school life, coming of age, humiliation, friendship, love and romance, best friends, family relations, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Not Since You (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A romantic drama about a tight-knit group of college friends who graduated from NYU the year of 9/11 and reunite years later for a weekend wedding in Georgia. Unresolved conflicts and love affairs spark again.
Style: talky, realistic, disturbing, sincere, serious ...
Plot: couple relations, wedding, introspection, love affair, friendship, human nature, love and romance, dishonesty, adultery, friends, hopes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Regarding Billy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After Billy's parents are killed he moves home to care for his little brother Johnny, who is mentally challenged. Together the two struggle through the loss of their parents. Meanwhile, Billy's best friend from childhood, Dean, has moved ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, gender, best friends, friendship, love and romance, youth, couples, family problems, disability, homecoming, gender bending, death in the family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 406
Hannah Free (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A film about a lifelong love affair between an independent spirit and the woman she calls home.
Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, lesbian relationship, family relations, parents and children, elderly lovers, aging, couple relations, golden years, love and romance, gays and lesbians, gender, lesbian romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Not Easily Broken (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A car accident and shifting affections test the bond between a married couple.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, uplifting
Plot: ambition, couples, hopes, love and romance, family problems, relationship vs career, infidelity, crumbling marriage, couple relations, african american protagonist, bittersweet, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.9
 837
Preacher's Kid (2010)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Small-town girl Angie King leaves the church and her home to pursue a dream of singing stardom. Luckett plays Angie, the daughter of a stern but loving bishop, whose attraction to the hunky star (Tank) of a traveling gospel show takes her on the ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: hopes, parents and children, love and romance, lifestyle, friendship, couples, youth, destructive relationship, music, father daughter relationship, religion, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%