Movies like Year of the Carnivore

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Year of the Carnivore (2009)
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Year of the Carnivore (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: YEAR OF THE CARNIVORE is a romantic-comedy-drama about a girl with an unrequited crush on a boy who thinks she's bad in bed, so she goes out to get more 'experience'. SAMMY SMALLS is a 21-year-old tomboy who works as a store detective at Big Apple Food Town. Her job is to deliver shoplifters to her boss who beats them up so they never re-offend. Sammy is head over heels for scruffy street musician EUGENE ZASLAVSKY. He's perfect for her, funny, irreverent and sensitive, but the problem is, he doesn't want to be in a relationship. After a disastrous one-night stand that goes beyond the boundaries of their friendship, Eugene suggests they play the field to get more experience. Following his advice, Sammy hatches a plan catapulting her on a quest that takes her through her neighbours' bedroom, the public swimming pool, and finally to blackmailing shoplifters into giving her sex lessons in the woods behind the supermarket.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, sexual, dark humor, offbeat, sexy, realistic, sex comedy
Plot: sexual relations, love and romance, lifestyle, looking for sex, twentysomething life, misfit, sex in a swimming pool, virgin, relationships, sex, irony, girl in bra and panties, friendship, couples, threesome, musician, blonde, female nudity, brutality, nymphomaniac, masturbation, nude, male nudity, defloration, female detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa

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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, lifestyle, couples, friends, sexual relations, female nudity and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Year of the Carnivore: YPF (2007), The Cabin Movie (2005), LOL (2006), Confessions of a Womanizer (2014), Sexual Life (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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YPF (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: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: sexuality, casual sex, roommate, sex, fully clothed sex, romance, sex aid, couple relations, sexual relations, looking for sex, opposites attract, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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The Cabin Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three couples travel to a secluded cabin in an attempt to revitalize their lives through bizarre games of sexual dysfunction....and all heck breaks loose!
Style: semi serious, sexy, humorous, dark humor, realistic ...
Plot: looking for sex, sexual relations, couple relations, family problems, friends, couples, best friends, dishonesty, gender, looking for love, gays and lesbians, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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92%
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LOL (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The relationships of three men are examined through their use of technology.
Style: humorous, sincere, talky, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: looking for love, lifestyle, youth, introspection, friendship, couple relations, human nature, love and romance, computers and web, misfit, twentysomething life, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Confessions of a Womanizer (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ritchie is the epitome of everything wrong with modern man: a pompous, foul-mouthed idiot, driven only to get the latest girl of the week Something changes after his first real relationship that includes Ritchie's two favorite things: frequent ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: womanizer, friendship, couples, prostitute, sexual relations, fall in love, romance, disorder, society, love and romance, transsexual, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, friendship, looking for sex, sexual relations, singleness, dishonesty, womanizer, introspection, love and romance, battle of the sexes, sex, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
American Loser (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A dramatic comedy about a self-induced attention-deficit disordered, learning disabled, Tourette's syndrome suffering, balance impaired, ex-alcoholic young man from the Upper East Side of Manhattan and the gold-digging girl who inspires him to ...
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: alcoholic, misfit, social misfits, lifestyle, disorder, twentysomething life, love and romance, goofy hero, profanity, sexual content, couples, support group ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
My Brother the Vampire (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Josh is about to turn 30; he's mentally retarded, and likes to play at being a vampire. His sister Nicole is 15, and dealing with her impending womanhood; middle brother Mike is the "normal" one, but in some ways the most childish - ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: mentally challenged, love and romance, dysfunctional family, teenage life, obsession, youth, sexual relations, siblings relations, couples, family problems, lifestyle, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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81%
Intimate Affairs (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a scholar, is haunted by an overwhelming desire to understand the mystery of sex, he decides to conduct an investigation. With two beautiful assistants joining the case, the stakes are raised.
Style: sexy, captivating, talky, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: sexuality, sex, lifestyle, romance, sexual relations, destructive relationship, looking for sex, orgasm, controversy, artists and showbiz, love and romance, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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77%
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Strange Fits of Passion (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Strange Fits of Passion is a 1999 Australian film about a young woman determined to lose her virginity.
Style: sentimental, clever, humorous, sexual, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: loss of virginity, looking for sex, looking for love, virgin, coming of age, first sexual experience, virginity, defloration, battle of the sexes, love and romance, couples, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Love & Human Remains (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dreary urban landscape of an anonymous Canadian city. Dark comedy about a group of twentysomethings looking for love and meaning in the '90s. The film focuses on roommates David, a gay waiter who has has given up on his acting career, and ...
Style: sexy, sexual, dark humor, clever, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: serial killer, looking for love, gays and lesbians, gender, lifestyle, youth, yuppie, couples, twentysomething life, sexual relations, singleness, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Gathering (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A successful architect, Sakti (Tora Sudiro), is uncertain about his sexuality, but when he meets magnetic and gay Nino (Surya Saputra), he realizes he prefers men. When Meimei (Cut Mini Theo), one of Sakti's closest female friends, reveals ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, parents and children, love and romance, friends, couples, gender, misfit, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, family relations, thirtysomething life, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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These Girls (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the humorously edgy play by Vivienne Laxdal, These Girls is the story of three teenage girls who, in turn, seduce and then attempt to share Keith, an older married man. It is a tale of innocence, jealousy and friendship told as a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sex comedy
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, blackmail, teenage life, love triangle, teenage love, lifestyle, youth, college, sexual relations, womanizer, coming of age, small town ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Public Sex (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An aspiring Gordie journalist drops his inhibitions to research the UK's North East outdoor sex scene. He meets a certain girl in a car park, and the totally unexpected happens.
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, witty, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: journalist, lifestyle, romance, love and romance, society, journalism, couples, self discovery, fall in love, unlikely couple, womanizer, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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75%
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Hooking Up (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After "hooking up" with a series of guys at a house party, April is the talk of her high school.
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, not serious, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, looking for sex, buddies, lifestyle, friends, drugs/alcohol, nudity (full frontal - brief), brother sister relationship, sexual desire, seduction, youth, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Elektra Luxx (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A favor for a woman from her past throws the life of a pregnant, retired porn star into chaos.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, feel good, light ...
Plot: strong sexual content, pregnancy, sexual relations, life turned upside down, disorder, starlet, actor's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), female protagonist, seduction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, venezuela
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The Ape (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young writer, nearing a mental breakdown caused by his family and boss, moves into an apartment occupied by a walking, talking, foul-mouthed ape in a Hawaiian shirt and Converse High Tops.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, captivating ...
Plot: unlikely couple, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, mentally unstable, couples, midlife crisis, writer's life, family life, nothing goes right, misfit, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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When Life Was Good (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brooklyn flies home to surprise her boyfriend on his birthday, but immediately changes her mind upon arrival and decides to hide out for the summer with her friend Faith. Faith lives with Casey and with relationship problems of their own, the couple ...
Style: touching, sexual, humorous, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: homecoming, twentysomething life, youth, love and romance, couples, relationships, career, unhappiness, young adult, ensemble, improv
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vancouver, new york, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Control Alt Delete (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: CONTROL ALT DELETE is a moody romantic comedy exploring fetishism, addiction and love in the information age. As our hero Lewis struggles to integrate his public and private persona's, he realizes he may not be the only one harboring a dirty ...
Style: psychological, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: programmer, lifestyle, fall in love, workplace situations, workplace romance, romance, buddies, looking for love, addiction, workplace, misfit, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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72%
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The Last Run (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a young accountant is devastated after discovering his inspiringly beautiful girlfriend is cheating on him, his best friend, who's engaged to a girl he doesn't love, convinces him to go on a "run" and sleep with as many ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, romance, dishonesty, womanizer, couple relations, redemption, rebelliousness, addiction, sexual relations, one-night stand, one night stand, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: united states, usa
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72%
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Cherry (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ivy League Freshman, Aaron Milton (17) gets a different kind of education when he falls for Linda (34) a vivacious former wild-child who has returned to college to straighten out her life. The curriculum gets more challenging when Aaron meets ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, feel good, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, love and romance, teenage love, parents and children, lifestyle, single parent, social relations, student life, milf, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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72%
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Chance (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 'Chance' is a black comedy about how hard it is to find "the one". Mostly told from the point-of-view of a young, sexually aggressive woman, named Chance, whom according to her: "we're all out there looking for true ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic, non-linear
Audience: date night
Plot: lifestyle, looking for love, wooing, couples, romance, mother daughter relationship, love and romance, gays and lesbians, singleness, twentysomething life, female director, relationships ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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71%
18-Year-Old Virgin (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a series of sexual mishaps, a high school senior tries to lose her virginity on the last night before graduation.
Style: erotic, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: teen sex comedy, loss of virginity, couples, friends, partners, love and romance, buddies, youth, teenage life, high school life, looking for sex, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Sex and Breakfast (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two young couples using anonymous sex as a catalyst to fix their troubled relationships must rethink what makes a connection work.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, talky, sexy ...
Plot: mate swapping, sex in bed, couples, crumbling marriage, love and romance, couple relations, sexual relations, swinger, introspection, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, swingers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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All Together Now (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Youth, in all its messy, drunken glory, is the connective thread at an all night noise-rock concert in the woods, where a motley assortment of music lovers prove that it isn’t always darkest before the dawn.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, touching ...
Plot: friendship, friends, rock, lifestyle, concert, musician, flirting, youth, society, escapades, recklessness, meaningful kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Virgin Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wealthy Jae-hoon meets attractive writer Soo-jung through their mutual friend, filmmaker Young-soo. While Jae-hoon tries to pursue a romance with Soo-jung, things get complicated when it becomes apparent that Young-soo also has feelings for the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, romance, couples, friendship, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, first sex, nipple, unfulfillment, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, seoul
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71%
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: semi serious, touching, witty, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couple relations, dishonesty, lifestyle, love affair, family relations, family problems, unfulfillment, social relations, couples, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Stockholm Boogie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 82 min.
Story: We are following the two cousins and best friends, Jerka and Hoffa, during a typical night out in Stockholm. It's summertime and anything can happen.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, light
Plot: friendship, love and romance, couples, drugs/alcohol, breakup, friends, singleness, lifestyle, buddies, silly humor, breaking up with girlfriend, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
I Just Want My Pants Back (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, youth, friendship, young adult, love and romance, adolescence vs adulthood, looking for sex, lifestyle, sexual content, twentysomething life, city life, city ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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69%
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Frownland (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A rotten egg lobbed with spazmo aim at the spotless surface of the silver screen, FROWNLAND centers on social misfit and self-labeled "troll from under the bridge" Keith Sontag (Dore Mann). When he's not trying to sell coupons ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Plot: society, buddies, misfit, friends, love and romance, social misfits, lifestyle, suburbs, fall in love, city life, emotional abuse, insecurity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
A Friend of Mine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An introverted insurance executive at a car rental service is annoyed by his hyperactive, garrulous coworker, but the two end up becoming friends.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, non-linear ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, lifestyle, love and romance, disorder, friendship between men, opposites attract, loneliness, unfulfilled love, contact, friends, wild ride ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, barcelona, hamburg germany, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%