Movies like Twenty-One

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Twenty-One (1991)
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Twenty-One (1991)
Original name: Twenty-one
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katie is a free spirited independently minded 21-year-old. The film follows her as she reflects on the men in her life. Along the way we meet her drug addict boyfriend Bobby, her lover Jack, close friend Baldy, and her father.
Style: humorous, sexual, sincere, sexy, realistic, semi serious
Plot: strong sexual content, youth, sexual relations, friends, romance, parents and children, life is a bitch, graphic violence, love and romance, self discovery, infidelity, starting over, hopes, love affair, couples, lifestyle, coming of age, drugs/alcohol, twentysomething life, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), drug addict, father daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, england, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, sexy and sexual films with plots about love and romance, couples, youth, lifestyle, nudity (full frontal - brief), self discovery and romance mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Twenty-One: Scorchers (1991), Red Meat (1997), Bar Girls (1994), Swimming (2000), Full Body Massage (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Scorchers (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Bayou La Teche, Louisiana sizzles as the Cajun town celebrates the wedding of Splendid and Dolan. The trouble comes on the wedding night when Splendid is determined to maintain her innocence. On the other side of town Splendids' cousin has her ...
Style: sexual, humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: prostitute, wedding, coming of age, profanity, sexual relations, family gatherings, couple relations, dishonesty, love and romance, betrayal, romance, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: louisiana
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95%
 5.4
 236
Red Meat (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chris and Stefan invite Victor to join their group where they talk about their experiences with women over a meal of red meat. As the night progresses, Stefan relates his wild encounters with fleeting sex, Chris talks about his need for intellectual ...
Style: humorous, sexy, erotic, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, discussion, love and romance, relationships, couples, infidelity, women, sex, dishonesty, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
A Woman, Her Men, and Her Futon (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Recently divorced, aspiring filmmaker Helen (Jennifer Rubin) enters into a love triangle fueled by sexual hunger and manipulation. But as she attempts to define herself and fulfill her wants and needs, she must choose between her independence and ...
Style: atmospheric, sexual, clever, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: sexuality, filmmaking, strong sexual content, breakup, couples, profanity, lifestyle, human spirit, moral dilemma, love triangle, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.7
 547
Bar Girls (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The life and loves of gay women hanging out at a local tavern are examined in this slice of life film.
Style: humorous, sexual, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), bar, nightlife, couple relations, love affair, love and romance, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, gender, romance, lifestyle, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 888
Swimming (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two girl friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina find their relationship changing as they encounter new arrivals to the town.
Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, coming of age, teenage life, fall in love, best friends, youth, small town life, self discovery, couple relations, teenage love, social relations, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Full Body Massage (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nina, an art dealer, has her weekly massage appointment and is surprised to find out her usual masseur, Douglas, has sent a replacement named Fitch. The pair develop an easy rapport during the session, with talk about past relationships. As Nina ...
Style: erotic, serious, sincere, realistic, talky ...
Plot: massage, infidelity, love affair, dishonesty, femme fatale, love and romance, starting over, crumbling marriage, lifestyle, fall in love, couple relations, lovers reunited ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
A Good Day to Be Black & Sexy (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A between-the-sheets peek at Black Love and Sexuality
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, sincere, humorous ...
Plot: sexual relations, teenage life, society, lifestyle, love and romance, youth, couples, romance, sexual content, profanity, loss of virginity, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 421
Me and Will (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two women with a passion for motorcycles meet while going through rehab. When they discover they've both longed to ride Captain America's red, white, and blue chopper from Easy Rider, they escape the rehab clinic and hit the highway in ...
Style: humorous, touching, offbeat, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: addiction, alcohol abuse, drug abuse, on the road, clinic, human nature, self discovery, escape, profanity, writer's life, life is a bitch, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
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 352
Men (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A single young woman moves to Los Angeles, gets a job as a chef and has casual affairs.
Style: sexual, humorous, witty, clever, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: alcohol abuse, looking for sex, sexual relations, cooking and food, love and romance, sexual content, infidelity, singleness, destructive relationship, lifestyle, romance, thirtysomething life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Albatross (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.
Style: touching, humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, family relations, direction and purpose, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, love and romance, dishonesty, infidelity, parents and children, sexual relations, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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City Baby (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sexy. Style-conscious. Extreme love affairs. Complicated friendships. Life happens all too quickly when Cloey is reluctantly plucked from her comfort zone and complete reliance on others is overturned – a secure relationship with her boyfriend ...
Style: sincere, sexual, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, infidelity, couples, drugs/alcohol, love and romance, best friends, dishonesty, youth, artists and showbiz, friends, nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, oregon, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Reason to Believe (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sorority gal Charlotte's innocence is lost after she is raped during a frat party. Confused, terrified and shunned by her peers, she finds solace and the courage to confront her attacker after she is befriended by the leader of a campus ...
Style: emotional, sexual, sincere, disturbing, touching ...
Plot: college, friendship, rape, frat party, siblings relations, sexual relations, self discovery, sexual abuse, looking for sex, feminism, college life, student life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Small Circle of Friends (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the late 1960s, three Harvard students Jessica (Karen Allen), Leo (Brad Davis) and Nick (Jameson Parker) grow close as they undergo personal changes, but their friendship is jeopardized by romantic feelings both men develop for Jessica.
Style: touching, sexual, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, college life, dull life, lottery, couples, friends, graphic violence, college, fall in love, twentysomething life, student life, school ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Race You to the Bottom (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Nathan and Maggie are in the throes of a passionate affair. They're young, good-looking, and both have boyfriends. When Nathan is assigned to write a travel article on romantic hot-spots in Napa Valley, these unconventional lovers test the ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, self discovery, love affair, destructive relationship, on the road, couples, romance, young lovers, journalism, lifestyle, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Student Confidential (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four high school students are led into the world of adult vices by their guidance counselor, a shadowy, suicidal millionaire.
Style: sexual, humorous, sexy, semi serious, erotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide attempt, satire, juvenile delinquency, hardcase students, love and romance, coming of age, youth, society, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
A Tale of Winter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Felicie and Charles have a whirlwind holiday romance. Due to a mix-up on addresses they lose contact, and five years later at Christmas-time Felicie is living with her mother in a cold Paris with a daughter as a reminder of that long-ago summer. For ...
Style: clever, sentimental, sexual, talky, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, haunted by the past, twentysomething life, fall in love, lovers reunited, couple relations, true love, love affair, pregnancy, friends, longing, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Lotto Land (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: This film tells two interwoven stories of two single-parent families in a poor, racially-mixed neighborhood in Brooklyn. The first story is about a young black man (with aspirations of getting away from his friends who are involved in drugs) who ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, comic ...
Plot: lottery, coming of age, family relations, friends, urban ghetto, high school, store, love and romance, life is a bitch, rise to the top, society, romance ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo, berlin germany, new jersey, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Sons and Lovers (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During a weekend in a country house, young people eager for strong emotions end up switching partners and experimenting drugs.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sexual, bleak ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), drug abuse, couple relations, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, twentysomething life, strong sexual content, couples, sexual relations, naked in public, erotica, lagoon ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 562
Niagara Motel (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of struggling individuals cross paths at a low-rent motel in the tourist Mecca of Niagara Falls
Style: semi serious, realistic, sincere, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: culture clash, haunted by the past, lifestyle, life is a bitch, addiction, love affair, drug abuse, infidelity, couples, family problems, love and romance, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Married/Unmarried (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Obsession and doubt control four friends' relationship.
Style: realistic, sincere, captivating, serious, semi serious
Plot: love affair, looking for love, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, young lovers, love and romance, youth, infidelity, couple relations, dysfunctional family, destructive relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.5
 249
1999 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The century is coming to an end, and New York City is freaking out. "1999" takes place at a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1999. As a group of neurotic characters gather at a Greenwich Village apartment, everyone struggles to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: city life, love triangle, urban, adolescence vs adulthood, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, misfit partners, lifestyle, romance, nightlife, singleness, couples ...
Time: 90s, year 1999
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: sexual, gloomy, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, twentysomething life, coming of age, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, friends, couples, homosexual, gay interest
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Boys Life: Three Stories of Love, Lust, and Liberation (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Each of the three short films in this collection presents a young gay man at the threshold of adulthood. In "Pool Days," Justin is a 17-year old Bethesda lad, hired as the evening life guard at a fitness center. In the course of the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, touching ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, coming out, college, teenage life, teenage love, self discovery, campus, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, gay ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
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 583
Restaurant (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are dreaming of becoming actors or otherwise getting into the artistic community.
Style: humorous, offbeat, clever, talky, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, alcohol abuse, interracial relations, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, love and romance, lifestyle, writer's life, society, romance, couples, addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Me Without You (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a long, hot summer in seventies London, young neighbors Holly and Marina make a childhood pact to be friends forever. For Marina, troubled, fiercely independent, determined to try everything, Holly stays the only constant in a life of ...
Style: humorous, sincere, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, coming of age, female friendship, teenage life, youth, love and romance, power relations, family relations, siblings relations, couple relations, human nature, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, brighton, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Living on Love Alone (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie Bataille is fed up with student jobs. At 23, with a 5-years university degree, she wants to work for real. She meets Ben by chance at a job interview. He's a guy who chose to live by the day, getting by with whatever crosses his path and ...
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: college graduate, love affair, adolescence vs adulthood, fall in love, youth, love and romance, twentysomething life, rebelliousness, couples, clubbing, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Tick Tock Lullaby (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A wry interweave film about baby making and how as time marches on the decision gets more intense and less romantic.
Style: semi serious, talky, humorous
Plot: family relations, pregnancy, youth, coming out, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, babies and infants, gender, gays and lesbians, lesbian, lesbian sex ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 310
Lap Dancing (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Angie is having no luck auditioning for movies. She thinks about going back home, but her roommate Claudia convinces her to try working at the "gentleman's club" with her in order to gain more life experience. Angie hopes to be able ...
Style: sexual, sexy, realistic, erotic, serious
Plot: sexual relations, desire for fame, unfulfillment, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), fish out of water, self discovery, hollywood, strip club, stripper, dancing, erotica ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 516
Nighthawks (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A gay man is forced to hide his sexuality by day while living his secret life by night. A respectable geography teacher by day; by night, hanging out in London's gay bars, looking for a long-term relationship, but usually encountering only ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, emotional, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: coming out, disco, school, love and romance, society, youth, lifestyle, gender, gays and lesbians, couples, self discovery, school teacher ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Paraiso Travel (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: PARAISO TRAVEL is the story of Marlon Cruz, a young Colombian man who, motivated by his girlfriend Reina leaves his comfortable life in Medellin and flees with her through Guatemala and Mexico, across the borders, illegally into the United States. ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: self discovery, starting over, young lovers, hopes, strong sexual content, couples, obsessive quest, follow your dream, couple relations, youth, love and romance, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, colombia, latin america, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%