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Armistead Maupin's More Tales of the City
Original name: More Tales of the City
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 330 min.
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, serious, emotional, realistic, sexual
Plot: city life, self discovery, romance, looking for love, urban, singleness, wooing, love and romance, gays and lesbians, couple relations, thirtysomething life, gender, friends, couples, cruise, coincidence, bohemian life, lifestyle, matriarch, anti conformity, living together, cannabis, gay bar, gay friend, apartment building ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The stories of several colorful characters living in San Francisco. Based on the book by Armistead Maupin (A Man I Dreamt Up).
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Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: city life, urban, romance, couple relations, looking for love, love and romance, couples, infidelity, best friends, crumbling marriage, coming out, self discovery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Further Tales of the City
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, sexual, realistic, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Whirlwind
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: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, sexual ...
Plot: best friends, gays and lesbians, urban, manipulations, infidelity, couple relations, sexual relations, gay couple, gay relationship, breakup, thirtysomething life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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St. Pauli Girl
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Story: Brash humor and genuine emotion make up this original series revolving around the lives, loves, ambitions, careers and friendships of a group of gay men and women living on Liberty Avenue in contemporary Pittsburgh, PA. The show offers an ...
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Story: While their husbands are away on a hunting trip, two bored housewives get together to commiserate. One thing leads to another, and they wind up in bed. For one of the women the incident was just a pleasant diversion, but for the other it's ...
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Sugar
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Cliff has just turned 18 and his little sister has a gift for him: booze, a joint, a subway token and the command to have sex. Heading out on the town, Cliff finds friendship -- and more -- in the person of a young hustler named Butch. But ...
Style: serious, sincere, realistic, touching, emotional ...
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    User:   50%
 
The Journey of Jared Price
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Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "The Journey of Jared Price" is a gay-themed coming-of-age 2000 film written, produced and directed by Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black. Black won the Oscar award for Best Original Screenplay for "Milk". The Journey of ...
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    User:   44%
 
A Very Natural Thing
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Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When David, an ex-monk still in his twenties meets Mark, he falls hard; soon he's asked Mark if they can live together. Things go well for awhile, and then differences in their definition of "commitment" begin to push them apart. Mark ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual, touching
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Time: 70s
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    User:   46%
 
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Maze
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Artist Lyle Maze is reconciled to a life without romance thanks to his dual afflictions: Tourette's Syndrome and obsessive-compulsive disorder. But his life takes an unexpected turn when his friend Mike departs on a humanitarian mission, ...
Style: psychological, humorous, semi serious, realistic, gloomy ...
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Time: 90s
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System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Duration: 92 min.
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Sun Kissed
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Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom
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Duration: 101 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa
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    User:   32%
 
Chain of Desire
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Country: USA, South Africa
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Place: new york, usa
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Love Jones
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Hannah Free
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: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere
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Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, sexual, realistic, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sentimental, sexual ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
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    User:   36%
 
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