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Skin and Bone (1996)
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Skin and Bone (1996)
Original name: Skin & Bone
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Harry, Billy and Dean are three hustlers at different stages in their careers. All must deal with the realities of their profession. One falls in love with a client, another enters deeper into denial, and another begins to learn the ropes.
Style: sexual, rough, sexy, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic, experimental, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: denial, nudity (full frontal - brief), love, hustler, prostitute, strong sexual content, sexual relations, life is a bitch, strong violent content, lifestyle, gender, actor's life, gays and lesbians, down on your luck, sex, dancing, gay, rape, erotica, ghost, police, motorcycle, military, model, death ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sexy, sexual and humorous films with plots about sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, cigarette smoking, female nudity, storytelling and kiss mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Skin and Bone: Luster (2002), Star Maps (1997), Fiona (1998), Wassup Rockers (2005), The Velocity of Gary (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Luster (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An irreverent and refreshing take on the queer world of sex, lust and unrequited love. Lanky, blue haired Jackson, record store employee and poet, is in love with most of the men in his life! A refreshing departure from the typical gay love story, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fall in love, unfulfilled love, sexual relations, couples, lifestyle, romance, gays and lesbians, singleness, gay erotica, gay lead character, infidelity, unrequited love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iowa, usa, mojave desert, california, los angeles
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Star Maps (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Carlos wants to be an actor. But his father, Pepe, wants him to work in the family business, that is, male prostitution. Carlos decides that he will be one of his father's boys until he can get his foot in the door in Hollywood.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rent boy, hollywood, dysfunctional family, male prostitution, mental illness, coming of age, gender, gays and lesbians, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, latin america, usa, mexico ...
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58%
 5.8
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Fiona (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The director of Sue continues his exploration of the theme of lonely women lost in the big city with Fiona, which goes one step further and exposes the wasted lives of whores and junkies in New York. The story of Fiona and her mother told in eight ...
Style: bleak, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, drug abuse, murder, sexual abuse, family relations, law enforcer killer, urban ghetto, drugs/alcohol, neo realism, social misfits, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california, tel aviv israel, israel ...
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42%
Wassup Rockers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: sincere, realistic, entertaining, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, society, friends, drugs/alcohol, social differences, rock, punk, buddies, life is a bitch, cultural difference, class differences, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, beverly hills
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The Velocity of Gary (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gary is in love with Valentino. So is Mary Carmen. Their life changes when Valentino is hit with a deadly disease and is slowly dying in their hands. They tear each other off to end up re-uniting upon their love for the same man.
Style: contemplative, captivating, humorous, touching, sincere ...
Plot: love triangle, aids, porn actor, male prostitute, hustler, phone sex, polyamory, gays and lesbians, coming out, twentysomething life, couples, friends ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
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36%
 5.1
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Sexual Life (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disparate individuals rationalize their infidelities.
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, light, sexual ...
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
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36%
Surrender Dorothy (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Trevor is a busboy who is so terrified of women that he takes in a young man addicted to heroin and then uses the drug to manipulate, coerce, and terrorize him into becoming "Dorothy", his twisted concept of the "ideal ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, sexual, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: gender bending, obsession, drug abuse, manipulation, life is a bitch, gender, solitude, power relations, sex addict, couples, destructive relationship, addiction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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36%
 4.3
 556
Lucky Bastard (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rusty is a successful architect with the life of his dreams. However, when his boyfriend leaves town, Rusty meets a mysterious drifter names Denny who opens Rusty up to a strange new world.
Style: sexual, sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: infidelity, nudity (full frontal - brief), couple relations, sexual relations, urban, gays and lesbians, gender, crimes, dishonesty, couples, strong sexual content, college dropout ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, southern california
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34%
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Julien Donkey-Boy (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A portrait of the effects of schizophrenia on family life is the central focus.
Style: disturbing, talky, psychological, contemplative, experimental ...
Plot: mental illness, dysfunctional family, schizophrenia, family relations, skating, pregnancy, brother sister relationship, dead mother, clergy, eccentric family, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, alabama
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33%
Maps to the Stars (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Driven by an intense need for fame and validation, members of a dysfunctional Hollywood family are chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts.
Style: disturbing, semi serious, realistic, emotional, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, hollywood, aspiring actor, satire, haunted by the past, profanity, mental illness, rehabilitation, obsession, parents and children, desire for fame, actor's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 44K
Short Cuts (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Multi-storied, fish-eyed look at American culture with some 22 characters intersecting--profoundly or fleetingly--through each other's lives. Running the emotional gamut from disturbing to humorous, Altman's portrait of the contemporary ...
Style: sincere, realistic, captivating, talky, depressing ...
Plot: multiple storylines, suicide, cheating, redemption, infidelity, loss of loved one, party, family relations, hit by a car, fishing, family in crisis, adulthood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california
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31%
 6.4
 32K
Choke (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A sex-addicted con-man pays for his mother's hospital bills by playing on the sympathies of those who rescue him from choking to death.
Style: cynical, melancholic, sexy, sexual, depressing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, scam, sex addict, dysfunctional family, mental institution, parents and children, alzheimer's disease, life is a bitch, suffocation, depression, lie, womanizer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
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The Good Life (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This humorous movie charts the life of a 14-year-old (Tristan) as he deals with some major issues in his life. At the beginning of the movie, he has already decided to dedicate his life to writing and losing his virginity (while his parents are away ...
Style: sexual, touching, sentimental, serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, prostitute, youth, prank, hopes, family relations, couples, friends, teenage life, parents and children, self discovery ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Quiet Days in Hollywood (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Behind the glitz and glamour of Tinseltown exists a harsh reality. Lolita (Hilary Swank) is a streetwalker hustling for business on Hollywood Blvd. Julie (Meta Golding) is a waitress coping with a sexual assault. And Peter (Peter Dobson) is ...
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, sexy
Plot: prostitute, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, sexual content, filmmaking, couples, cafe, hollywood, love affair, down on your luck, sexual relations, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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28%
When the Party's Over (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story takes place in LA, in the house of four housemates, three women, MJ, Frankie and Amanda, and an homosexual, Banks. MJ is the kind of girl to whom money means everything and to whom others mean almost nothing. Frankie is a social worker and ...
Style: humorous, sexual, gloomy, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: love and romance, gender, self discovery, twentysomething life, friendship, coming of age, gays and lesbians, friends, couples, neighbor, sex, homosexual ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
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28%
 7.2
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Henry Fool (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: An egocentric bum transforms the lives of a shy New Jersey garbageman and his sister.
Style: stylized, talky, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: poet, family relations, politics, money, fame, bittersweet, suburbs, writer's life, murder, eccentric family, working class, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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28%
Boys on the Side (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: friendship, aids, friends, pregnancy, road trip, lesbian, terminal illness, self discovery, on the road, female friendship, domestic violence, abusive boyfriend ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: pittsburgh, st. louis missouri, new york, los angeles, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
1, 2, 3, Freeze (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A provocative, seemingly absurd patchwork movie which sends a worthwhile message about hope against all odds, love, children and human understanding. Schoolgirl Victorine has an insane mother and an alcoholic father who can never find his way home ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, sexual, bleak, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, interracial relations, family relations, urban ghetto, family problems, dark humor, couples, daydreamer, urban ghetto life, teenage life, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, marseille
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27%
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Aleksandr's Price (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The life of an illegal Russian boy who, after losing his family, is pushed into becoming an escort - ultimately trying to come to terms with who he thinks he is.
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: male prostitution, male escort, immigrants, gay, self discovery, life is a bitch, life turned upside down, society, losing-it hero, social misfits, introspection, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Calendar Girl (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Like many adolescent boys, Roy Darpinian had the hots for movie divas, and one in particular was his wet dream as half of America's in the 1950s: Marilyn Monroe. The difference is, one summer holiday he actually decided to enlist his spineless ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: hollywood, coming of age, chase, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, on the road, tattoo, beach, summer, marijuana, calendar, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s, 1960s ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new jersey
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27%
What Have I Done to Deserve This? (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Almodóvar has described his fourth film as a homage to Italian Neorealism, although this tribute also involves jokes about paedophilia, prostitution, and a telekenetic child. The film, set in the towerblocks around Madrid, depicts female ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, murder, writers, family relations, dark humor, telekinesis, taxi driver, prostitute, addiction, postmodernism, family problems, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, las vegas, madrid, germany ...
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26%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After the death of his wife, wealthy businessman Philip Emmenthal and his son Storey open their own private harem in their family residence in Geneva (they get the idea while watching Federico Fellini's 8½ and after Storey is "given" ...
Style: sexy, erotic, surreal, talky, clever ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), nun, father son relationship, obsession, harem, lifestyle, family relations, estate, dark humor, couples, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, switzerland, japan, geneva switzerland, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
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Ken Park (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ken Park focuses on several teenagers and their tormented home lives. Shawn seems to be the most conventional. Tate is brimming with psychotic rage; Claude is habitually harassed by his brutish father and coddled, rather uncomfortably, by his ...
Style: sexual, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: strong sexual content, underage sex, erection, teenage sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), incest, sexual relations, family relations, youth, masturbation, coming of age, explicit sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.2
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Swingers (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This is a story about Mike, a guy who left his girl in New York when he came to LA to be a star. It's been six months since his girlfriend left him and he's not doing so good. So, his pal and some other friends try and get him back in the ...
Style: realistic, feel good, entertaining, sexy, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: actor, swinger, party, hollywood, starting over, friendship, friends, clubbing, buddies, machismo, comedian, self esteem ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, las vegas, usa, new york, wisconsin ...
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25%
Leather Jacket Love Story (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kyle is 18, an aspiring poet hoping to find inspiration by moving to the arty Silver Lake neighborhood of LA, and maybe love too. On day one, he finds a funky coffee shop, where he hopes to do some writing, but instead meets an older hunk.
Style: humorous, sexual, offbeat, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), gay teenager, lifestyle, gender, fall in love, looking for love, love affair, destructive relationship, twentysomething life, couples, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 7K
Elektra Luxx (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 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, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, pregnancy, sexual relations, life turned upside down, disorder, starlet, actor's life, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, nudity (full frontal - brief), porn star, sex education ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Two Girls and a Guy (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two women confront their boyfriend, a two-timing actor who professed eternal love to each.
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, semi serious, melancholic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, womanizer, love, actor, betrayal, love and romance, couple relations, couples, dishonesty, revenge, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the ...
Style: surreal, touching, serious, captivating, road movie ...
Plot: homosexuality, friendship between men, gay sex, male prostitute, gay, homosexual, friendship, male prostitution, gays and lesbians, lgbt, prostitution, male friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: idaho, rome italy, usa, washington state, portland oregon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 34K
Gummo (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Solomon and Tummler are two teenagers killing time in Xenia, Ohio, a small town that has never recovered from the tornado that ravaged the community in the 1970s.
Style: disturbing, bleak, controversial, rough, experimental ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, dwarf, tennis, youth, white trash, suburbs, tornado, nudity (full frontal - brief), society, drugs/alcohol, family relations, realism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: ohio, usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dream with the Fishes (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A suicidal man who can't kill himself agrees to finance his terminally ill neighbor's bucket list of fantasies if, at the end, the neighbor will kill him.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, twists and turns, gloomy ...
Plot: terminal illness, nothing to lose, life is a bitch, addiction, self discovery, voyeurism, suicide, drugs, bowling, death, hospital, fish ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%