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Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (1998)
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Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City (1998)
Original name: More Tales of the City
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 330 min.
TV show
Story: In this sequel to the controversial PBS mini-series, Mona Ramsey is on a cross-country trip that takes her to a brothel which may hold a secret about her past. Michael "Mouse" Tolliver and Mary Ann Singleton go on a cruise where they meet up with lovers old and new. Back in San Francisco, Brian Hawkins becomes involved with a mysterious woman he spots from his window, while DeDe Halcyon Day becomes acquainted with a new friend who helps her discover her true inner feelings.
Style: sincere, sexy, serious, emotional, realistic, sexual
Plot: gay, romance, friends, love and romance, singleness, couples, cruise, gays and lesbians, self discovery, looking for love, coincidence, bohemian life, lifestyle, city life, gender, wooing, couple relations, thirtysomething life, lesbianism, lgbt, lesbian, drugs, female nudity, male nudity, gender bending ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california

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Further Tales of the City (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: This sequel to More Tales of the City finds Mary Ann (Laura Linney) struggling to advance in her new career on television, while Michael (Paul Hopkins) is playing the field after his break-up with Jon (Billy Campbell). After her divorce, Prue (Mary ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, lifestyle, looking for love, romance, celebrity culture, couple relations, aids, gender, gay, lgbt, secret identity, bohemian life ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
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Story: The stories of several colorful characters living in San Francisco. Based on the book by Armistead Maupin (A Man I Dreamt Up).
Style: semi serious, realistic, talky, sexy, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: homosexual, coming out, infidelity, gay, gender, marijuana, couples, sexual identity, secretary, bohemian life, sexual exploration, vacation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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St. Pauli Girl (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A reporter who goes to San Francisco to write about romance has an affair with a stripper from an all-women's club.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, erotic, sexual
Plot: romance, lifestyle, gender, love and romance, journalism, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, breakup, couples, coming out, terminal illness, city life ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian relationship, gays and lesbians, lgbt, lesbian couple, lesbian mother, lesbianism, love triangle, female friendship, sexual activity, lesbian sex, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 70s
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Redwoods (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, emotional, serious, sexy ...
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Duration: 65 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: realistic, emotional, sexy, captivating, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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A Very Natural Thing (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
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Style: realistic, sexy, semi serious, humorous, sexual
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Scruples (1980)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 279 min.
TV show
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Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
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Elena Undone (2010)
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Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
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Claire of the Moon (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Red Shoe Diaries (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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The Outs (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
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