Movies like Outrageous!

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Outrageous! (1977)
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Outrageous! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gay hair stylist Robin Turner does a lot of work for drag queens, all the while dreaming that he'll someday find the courage to perform in drag himself. When his schizophrenic friend, Liza, turns up looking for a place to stay, he little suspects that she'll be the one to finally motivate him. But over time the two form an increasingly tight bond, Robin helping Liza through an unplanned pregnancy and Liza pushing Robin to develop a successful nightclub act.
Style: humorous, touching, clever, offbeat, realistic, witty, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, mental illness, nightclub, split personality, friendship, friends, family relations, misfit, aids, love and romance, gender bending, couples, gender, gays and lesbians, underdog, switching roles, sexual content, gay, party, money, winter, kitchen, sex scene, snow, hospital ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and witty films with plots about couples, love and romance, friends, friendship, family relations, gender and disorder mostly in Comedy genres. Some movies like Outrageous!: Laura Cadieux II (1999), Birds of a Feather (1978), Kiss Me, Guido (1997), Party Girl (1995), Mutual Appreciation (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Laura Cadieux II (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: -Laura Cadieux reçoit en cadeau d'anniversaire des billets pour une croisière sur le fleuve St-Laurent (au Québec), et décide d'inviter toutes ses amies à l'accompagner. Mais voilà que madame Therrien, toujours aussi distraite, ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: working class, farce, sexual content, screwball, family relations, couples, love affair, looking for sex, singleness, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, quebec
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95%
Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sheila Levine is a Jewish-American princess and a native of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. An innovative, bright, but painfully introverted individual, she comes to New York City with her mother and father to take an apartment with a nightclub-hopping ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, sexual, touching, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: bar, dating, insecurity, single, romance, unlikely couple, social misfits, battle of the sexes, society, gender, thirtysomething life, couples ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, pennsylvania, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Birds of a Feather (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gay men living in St. Tropez have their lives turned upside down when the son of one of the men announces he is getting married. They try conceal their lifestyle and their ownership of the transvestite club downstairs when the fiancée and her ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: farce, gay slur, family relations, couples, transvestism, lifestyle, gender, hidden identity, gays and lesbians, disorder, meet the parents, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, french riviera, europe, cote d'azur, southern france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Kiss Me, Guido (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: humorous, clever, talky, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gays and lesbians, odd couple, mistaken identity, farce, friendship, unlikely friendships, friends, couples, disorder, artists and showbiz, gender, showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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The Adventures of Barry McKenzie (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Barry McKenzie sets off for England with his aunt, Edna Everage, to advance his cultural education. Bazza is an innocent abroad, fond of beer, Bondi and beautiful sheilas, but he soon settles into the Australian ghetto in Earls Court, where his old ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: buddies, love and romance, friends, power relations, disorder, fall in love, friendship, rich and poor, nightclub, fish out of water, adventure, misfit ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, europe, england, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Party Girl (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Although Mary has little income, she still finds ways to spend her nights at clubs. After being arrested for throwing an illegal rave, she asks her aunt Judy for bail money. Judy then finds Mary a job at her library so that Mary can repay her. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: friendship, lebanese, party, librarian, library, coming of age, fish out of water, city life, love and romance, youth, romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mutual Appreciation (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Alan is a musician who leaves a busted-up band for New York, and a new musical voyage. He tries to stay focused and fends off all manner of distractions, including the attraction to his good friend's girlfriend. Film of the ...
Style: witty, humorous, sincere, touching, mumblecore ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, musician, love and romance, lifestyle, musician's life, couple relations, couples, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, artists and showbiz, partners, signal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
A Slightly Pregnant Man (1973)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Marco Mazzetti (Marcello Mastroianni), a driving instructor, lives with his wife Irène (Catherine Deneuve) and their young. After a series of dizzy spells, he goes to the doctor and discovers that he is four-month pregnant. Marco then becomes ...
Style: suspense, biting, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: urban, farce, parents and children, switching roles, self discovery, pregnancy, miraculous event, satire, gender, babies and infants, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Pardon Mon Affaire, Too! (1977)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is the immediate continuation of Un éléphant ça trompe énormément, released the previous year. Having fortuitously discovered a photograph in which Marthe embraces someone unknown, clothed with a chequed jacket, Étienne Dorsay becomes ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, touching, witty ...
Plot: friendship, midlife crisis, tennis, friends, love and romance, buddies, couple relations, nothing goes right, love affair, parents and children, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Birdcage (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancé's right-wing moralistic parents.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: senator, gay slur, cross dressing, farce, crossdressing, politician, comedy of errors, disorder, conservative, family values, gender, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: florida, miami, usa, los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Modern Girls (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Margo, Kelly, and CeCe have three things in common: they're roomates, they're gorgeous, and they're hooked on the glamour and excitement of L.A.'s rock and roll night life. When they get mixed up with a rock star, an arrogant ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Plot: nightclub, friendship, youth, teenage life, nightlife, romance, partners, buddies, love and romance, obsessive quest, mistaken identity, friendship between girls ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Strange Bedfellows (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two 'very straight' old timers have to learn how to pass as a loving gay couple after falsely claiming same-sex status to take advantage of newly legislated tax laws.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: small town, friendship, taxes, gay, cons and scams, comedy of errors, crimes, dishonesty, couple relations, couples, widower, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
Style: not serious, realistic, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: transvestism, disco, infidelity, friends, bar, love triangle, hidden identity, farce, nightclub, restaurant, couples, coming out ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dance 'Til Dawn (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's prom night and the kids of Hoover High will be having a night they will never forget. Popular girl Shelley ditches her prom and ends up spending the night with unpopular Dan; Popular guy Kevin goes out with nerdy Angela because he heard ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: teens, date night, teen comedy
Plot: prom, teenage love, youth, teenage life, school, friendship, family relations, couples, love and romance, parents and children, family life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
New Waterford Girl (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gifted teenager, dreaming of life beyond her small town, becomes inspired when a 15-year-old girl from New York moves in next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming of age, small town, female boxer, family relations, unwanted pregnancy, canadian, teenage pregnancy, friendship, teenager, follow your dream, society, hopes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada, new york, usa, nova scotia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
An Italian Name (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Paolo and his wife are waiting a baby and deciding his name, but it seems that Paolo's family and friends don't really like the chosen name.
Style: realistic, talky, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: family gatherings, family problems, family relations, couples, friendship, pregnancy, disorder, ego clash, under the surface, friends, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Relax... It's Just Sex (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mixed group of individuals - lesbian, gays, and heterosexuals who all frequent a local bar struggle to accept each others lifestyles. However when the two gays are attacked and fight back and ultimately rape one of their attackers, the group ...
Style: touching, sincere, sexy, melancholic, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, gays and lesbians, love and romance, sexual relations, infidelity, sex scene, relationships, dialogue, hiv, sexuality, loneliness, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Just One of the Girls (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chris has to change school to attend a music program, but a bully named Kurt is going to make his life impossible so he decided to dress as a girl to avoid this. Taking advantage of his condition he became (girl-)friend with Marie, and fell in love ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gender bending, teenage life, college, fall in love, high school, switching roles, hidden identity, friendship, teenage love, teachers and students, high school life, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: sexy, sexual, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 90s
Place: germany, tokyo, england, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Extra Man (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: THE EXTRA MAN is a sophisticated and moving comedy from filmmakers Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini. THE EXTRA MAN follows Louis Ives (Paul Dano), a lonely dreamer who fancies himself the hero of an F. Scott Fitzgerald novel. When a deeply ...
Style: realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s
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50%
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Grief (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A campy chronicle of the lusts and loves of the men and women who work on a low-rent TV show called, "The Love Judge."
Style: witty, clever, offbeat, humorous, biting ...
Plot: gay, workplace situations, workplace romance, boss and employee, moral dilemma, media satire, twentysomething life, looking for love, best friends, friendship, impossible love, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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50%
Heaven Before I Die (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jacob's feet are so turned out that he walks like Charlie Chaplin. He is different because of that and decides to emigrate from Palestine to Canada, where "everyone is equal". There everybody treats him kindly, and a thief ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: disability, farce, friendship, self discovery, heist, friends, oracle, society, crimes, love and romance, criminal heroes, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
For Pete's Sake (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Henry (Streisand) is a woman who would do anything for her husband Pete-- including borrow money so he has a chance of making his dreams come true. But now there's the loan sharks to deal with...
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, witty, humorous ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the eve of his wedding, a Manhattanite takes a whimsical look back at his formative years and sexuality.
Style: offbeat, touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 101 min.
Story: An unemployed doctor turned cab driver becomes a local hero when he converts his taxi into a mobile clinic. Dr. CABBIE is the heart warming journey of a young Indian Doctor who immigrates to Canada with the selfless ambition of healing others while ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
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49%
All That Glitters (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ely and Lila are like sisters. They know each other since childhood,they share everything and dream of a better life.they live in the same suburb, 10mn from Paris. Today,Ely and Lila dont want to be 10mn away from their life anymore.from small ...
Style: realistic, feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, parents and children, social differences, love and romance, couple relations, lifestyle, ambition, best friends, family relations, mother daughter relationship, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, europe
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46%
Denise Calls Up (1995)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of friends in New York, working away at their PCs and laptops, keep in touch exclusively by phone and fax. They are all too busy to meet face to face. Gale plays matchmaker, by phone, to Jerry and Barbara who, in turn, hit it off beautifully ...
Style: humorous, ironic, satirical, dark humor, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, telephone, love and romance, looking for love, pregnancy, self discovery, technology, masturbation, phone sex, answering machine, eccentricity, loneliness ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Leading Ladies (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A zany comedy about two sisters, their gay best friend, and their overzealous stage mom.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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45%
The Owl and the Pussycat (1970)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Meek, owlish Felix (George Segal) and strident, catty Doris (Barbra Streisand) live in the same apartment building. His incessant typing bothers her; her gentlemen callers bother him. Felix informs the landlord of her activities, so Doris moves in ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: prostitute, writers, eviction, apartment, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, lifestyle, unlikely couple, fall in love, couple relations, love affair ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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44%
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The Ritz (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On his deathbed Carmine Vespucci's father tells him to "get Proclo". With "the hit" on, Gaetano tells a cab driver to take him where Carmine can't find him. He arrives at the Ritz, a gay bathhouse where he is pursued ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, satire, silly humor, crime, nothing goes right, dishonesty, couples, disorder, aids, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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