Movies like Twilight Dancers

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Twilight Dancers (2006)
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Twilight Dancers (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Current most popular performer at a gay club in the Philippines (though it’s patronized by an awful lot of ogling straight women), Dwight (Tyron Perez) has a crush on a collegiate girl and an eye on better prospects working abroad. But he unwisely gets involved with boytoy-hungry Madame Loca (Cherry Pie Pichache), a ruthless, corrupt businesswoman. Her disillusioned ex-dancer bodyguard Bert (Lauren Novero) tries in vain to warn Dwight. Meanwhile, past-prime-at-28 Alfred (Allen Dizon) struggles to find legit work to support his wife and child.
Plot: gay, prostitute, bodyguard, driver, dancer, deaf mute, murder, mayor, male prostitute, gay club, town mayor, corrupt businessman, corrupt

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Most similar movies to Twilight Dancers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, sexual and sexy films with plots about gay, prostitute, male prostitute, gay interest, male nudity, murder and sex mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Twilight Dancers: Burlesque King (1999), Macho Dancer (1988), Gossenkind (1991), Summer Heat (2006), Love Me Strangely (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Burlesque King (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Harry leaves Olongapo, the former site of American bases, with his best friend James. They end up in Manila where they soon find work as macho dancers in a gay bar run by Mama Odette. Harry has a troubled past -- his American father used to pimp him ...
Plot: gay club, male prostitute, male nudity, gay bar, gay, male stripper, orgy, exotic dancer, gay for pay, gay interest, pubic hair, dancer
Place: manila philippines
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95%
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Macho Dancer (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A former American soldier becomes an exotic dancer and male prostitute in Manila.
Style: sexual, rough, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police corruption, prostitute, crimes, gender, society, investigation, law enforcement, couples, sexual relations, teenage life, transsexual, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 60
Gossenkind (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: prostitute, hustler, male rape, male prostitute, gay teenager, stepfather, sex with a minor, gay, homosexual, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 67
Summer Heat (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story is set in Guagua, Pampanga a decade after the eruption of Mt. Pinatubo which ravaged the province with lahar. It follows the lives of Rodolfo "Mang Rudy" Manansala, a woodcarver, and his three daughters and their relationships ...
Plot: lesbian, widower, female nudity, death, wedding, adultery, driver, infidelity, extramarital affair, tricycle, lesbianism, mama's boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Love Me Strangely (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Alain Revent, a seductive and refined man, derives a peculiar satisfaction from debasing his wives. The first, driven to the brink of despair, throws herself out of a window. Enlisting the help of an equally perverse casual acquaintance, Dino, the ...
Plot: murder, driven mad, sexual relations, french giallo, prostitute, husband wife relationship, police, wife husband relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Midnight Dancers (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Brothers Joel (Alex Del Rosario), Dennis (Grandong Cervantes) and Sonny (Lawrence David) work together as dancers at a low-rent gay bar in downtown Manila, in the Philippines. Despite his mother's pleas, Sonny decides to quit college to work ...
Style: sexy, contemplative, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: gang, prostitute, family relations, nightclub, disco, university, transsexual, redemption, college, survival, sexual abuse, gender bending ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: the philippines, japan, manila philippines, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Booking (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Feature film.
Plot: gay, male nudity, prostitute, aspiring actor, suicide, exploitation, producer, poverty
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 4K
Sauvage (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Leo is 22 and sells his body on the street for a bit of cash. The men come and go, and he stays right here... longing for love. He doesn’t know what the future will bring. He hits the road. His heart is pounding.
Style: melancholic, rough, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: male nudity, male prostitute, gay, violence, anal sex, blood, torture, hustler, erection, gay sex, gay kiss, lgbt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Live Show (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Story revolves around the sad plight of the live sex performers Rolly (Paolo Rivero), Gigi (Klaudia Koronel), Rosita (Ana Capri), Sandra (Hazel Espinosa and Vio (Simon Ibarra) and what drives them to do the inexplicable.
Plot: male prostitute, prostitute, sex, poverty, sex in public, female nudity, suicide, reality
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
 434
The Masseur (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Following the death of his father and a chance meeting with an abusive romance novelist, a masseur working in a gay massage parlor struggles to make sense of his unfulfilling relationships while simultaneously assisting his mother in preparing his ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: masseur, prostitute, male prostitute, dysfunctional family, family problems, family life, parents and children, self discovery, survival, coming out, fall in love, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Whisper to God (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her boyfriend leaves for Japan on a singing contract, a dancer is so distraught she does not see the car that hits her. The driver pretends to be a helpful passer-by; they fall in love and gets married. Only bringing her to a more complicated ...
Plot: rape, dancer, jail, friend, singer, road accident, brain tumor, kidnapping, murder, blind man
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Boys to Men (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A four-part anthology film dealing with homosexuality from the young to the old. Crush, detailing the budding friendship of a 12-year old girl and a 16-year old boy, who bond over their favorite TV program and musical tastes. The Mountain King, ...
Style: anthology
Plot: gay teenager, male prostitute, drug use, gay, crush, gay sex, elderly couple, old age, last rites, gay kiss, coming out, beach house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 32
Roxxxanne (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jay Aquitania stars as Marlon, a handsome but closeted gay student who collects cell-phone porn videos to impress his friends-especially tricycle driver, Jonas (Janvier Daily), to whom he's attracted. In his search for the ultimate sex video, ...
Plot: sex tape, tenant, nosy neighbor, rent, viral video, neighbor, scandal, apartment, friendship, murder, birthday, celebrity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 237
Blue Jeans (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tells the story of young Daniela ‘Blue Jeans’ Anselmi, a free-spirited drifter who makes her way in life by selling sexual favors and practicing petty-crime. After Daniela is arrested, the man who might be her long-lost father is called into her ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: prostitute, murder, pubic hair, short shorts, bare breasts, sex, female nudity, undressing, erotica, male objectification, legs, taking off shirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Love in the Time of Civil War (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lauded Quebec filmmaker Rodrigue Jean (Lost Song) takes a fearless, unflinching look at the reality of addiction in this tough-minded docudrama set in the bleak milieu of hustlers and junkies in Montreal.
Style: bleak, disturbing, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, gay, male prostitute, life is a bitch, misfit, drug abuse, addiction, youth, social misfits, drugs/alcohol, urban ghetto, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 161
No Way Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Joaquin (Polo Ravales), an unassuming fisherman, is forced to confront his homosexuality when his sex-starved wife Cynthia (Althea Vega) returns from her overseas job eager to get pregnant. His young and impulsive lover, Waldo (Joseph Bitangcol), ...
Plot: gay interest, dancer, crooked cop, gay erotica, police officer, marital abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), kidnapping, gay sex, anal sex, male stripper, kidnapper ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bente (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Story: A back to back treatment of a malaise which has shocked Philippine society for the past so many years: the mysterious disappearances and killings of Filipino journalists and activists. The film focuses on a hard-hitting radio commentator and his ...
Plot: gun, park, radio, infidelity, death threat, husband wife relationship, mayor, politics, abduction, pursuit, radio announcer, tv interview ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Hell Without Limits (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Family honor, greed, machismo, homophobia, and the dreams of whores collide in a Mexican town. Rich, elderly Don Alejo is poised to sell the town for a profit, needing only to buy a whorehouse to own all the buildings and close the deal. It's ...
Style: offbeat, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, prostitution, gays and lesbians, society, life is a bitch, gender, prostitute, golden years, injustice, transvestism, small town life, social decay ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Longing Nights (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Aitana, Pierrick, Rita and Jorge are all in their twenties and all look for ways to make their nights in the city of Madrid a little less lonely. Aitana is a sweet girl trapped in a men’s body; Pierrick is a cute French gay; Rita doesn't ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, prostitute, lesbian, drugs, menage a trois, transsexual, female nudity, male nudity, cocaine, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.2
 14
Big Night (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of male and female prostitutes make preparations for a big event happening at a shady club where audiences will come to watch them perform sexual acts on stage. As the big night looms, they begin to feel the consequences of their profession.
Plot: dating, female nudity, paradise, club, male nudity, pimp, mayor, go go dancer, nightclub, makeover, reality, patron ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Too Much Too Often! (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: When swaggering and conceited teddy boy Mike (played by fleshy-faced BUCK STARR) isn’t combing his wavy hair in a stance reminiscent of The Fonz, he’s latching onto each and every female who crosses his slimy path. The guy is bad news and has ...
Plot: female director, blackmail, bare breasts, male prostitute, sex, gay, prostitution, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, sadist, panties ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
I Am Happiness on Earth (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Emiliano looks at his life with the eyes of a film director, mixing the objective reality with the processes of the artistic creation. The story he is filming flounders with his daily life, until his world is trapped in the lens of his camera. ...
Plot: bisexual, menage a trois, dancer, prostitute, dancing, party, singer, movie business, male homosexuality, couples, lgbt, band ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 15
Cassava (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Filipino drama directed by Maryo J. De Los Reyes.
Plot: school, blackboard, death, farming, funeral, house arrest, church, shame, classroom, jail, mass grave, food poisoning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Foster Child (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Thelma (Cherry Pie Picache), together with her husband Dado (Dan Alvaro) and teenage sons Gerald (Alwyn Uytingco) and Yuri (Jiro Manio), are a poor urban family hired by a local foster care facility to provide temporary home and care to abandoned ...
Plot: adoption, alley, toilet, children, shower, foster child, urination, foster home, slum, orphanage, hotel
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Real Life of Pacita M. (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mother attempts to pull the plug of her comatose daughter and as a result, she is being sued by her aristocratic mother-in-law.
Plot: chase, shopping, swing, nightclub, euthanasia, hairdresser, dignity, bullet, boyfriend, friend, comedienne, chewing gum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Cricket (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An impressionable young woman's relationship with an aging prostitute leads to a job as a maid at a brothel.
Plot: prostitute, brothel, parent child relationship, maid, female nudity, mother daughter relationship, murder, suicide by drowning, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
When the Love Is Gone (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the Love Is Gone is a 2013 Filipino romantic drama film directed by Andoy Ranay, starring Cristine Reyes, Gabby Concepcion, Alice Dixson, Andi Eigenmann, and Jake Cuenca. The film is distributed by Viva Films with co-production of Multivision ...
Plot: murder, chance meeting, death of lover, boat, heart attack, extramarital affair, cupcake, college, art exhibition, other woman, beach resort, closeted gay ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6
Soliloquy (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bus takes-off from urban Manila to the rural southeastern side of the country, carrying a group of mixed passengers from all walks of life, each one has a personal story to tell and they are telling it in their own voice. During the long journey, ...
Plot: road trip, superstition, butterfly, bus, one day, pregnancy, journey, translator, knife, ex convict, deaf mute, gay
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Fruit Machine (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Michael are two 16-year-old gay friends from Liverpool. Berated by his father for his camp behavior, Eddie runs away from his Liverpool home and joins Michael, a streetwise hustler, who is also on the run.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, nightclub, youth, gay lead character, friendship, gay, on the run, best friends, obsession, male prostitute, witnessing a crime, runaway ...
Time: 80s
Place: liverpool, brighton, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 35
Boy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Boy ('the helper') tells the story of an invisible member of our society, an illegal Filipino cleaner. He has no name. Moving continuously from one location to the other, he is living between being seen and being invisible, between his ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, gay relationship, gay asian, photographer, gay friend, filipino, gay club, pole dancer, depression, illegal alien, gay lead character ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%