Movies like Punks

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Punks (2000)
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Punks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In his directorial debut, Patrik-Ian Polk chronicles the everyday dramas of four single, gay black men as they search for love — especially in the quartet’s favorite West Hollywood watering hole, Miss Smokies. The foursome includes successful shutterbug Marcus (Seth Gilliam), the recently scorned Hill (Dwight Ewell), self-destructive Dante (Renoly Santiago) and fabulous drag queen Chris (Jazzmun).
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, friendship, love affair, looking for love, culture clash, romance, love and romance, human nature, buddies, black lgbt, singleness, sexual relations, gay relationship, longing, nightclub, female impersonator, gay slur, one night stand, hiv positive, strong sexual content, rock, friends, hollywood, gays and lesbians, sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california

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Most similar movies to Punks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love and romance, romance, couples, gay, gender, gays and lesbians and friends mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Punks: Trick (1999), Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998), Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010), Luminarias (1999), East Side Story (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 9K
Trick (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The misadventures of two young gay men, trying to find a place to be alone, one night in Manhattan. Gabriel, an aspiring writer of Broadway musicals, meets Mark, a muscled stripper, who picks him up on the subway. They spend the night trying to find ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, witty, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: gay, coming out, gay romance, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, gay lead character, one night stand, fall in love, homosexuality, female impersonator, roommate, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Billy, a struggling young gay photographer (who likes Polaroids), tired of being the "other man", falls in love with Gabriel, a waiter and aspiring musician who is probably straight but possibly gay or at least curious. Billy tries to get ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, hollywood, romance, artists and showbiz, fall in love, lifestyle, gender, celebrity culture, friendship, relationships, gay lead character, gay interest ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ben is 35, facing the unsatisfying suburban dating world, and looking for more then just sex. Nightmarish attempts with video dating, bad gym run-ins, and his uproarious friends signing him up with online match-making sites have got him nowhere. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Plot: gay, looking for love, romance, couples, thirtysomething life, lifestyle, love and romance, gender, opposites attract, couple relations, singleness, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.2
 622
Luminarias (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Welcome to Luminarias-where hot spicy dish gets served up with a Latin twist by four successful friends from East LA...with very discriminating taste in men! When separated divorce attorney Andrea finds herself guilty of falling for her white and ...
Style: talky, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, family relations, friendship, racism, couples, friends, transvestism, thirtysomething life, opposites attract, society, battle of the sexes, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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East Side Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this playfully provocative story set amidst the often-turbulent backdrop of gentrification, things get hot when an openly gay white couple moves into an East L.A. neighborhood where the locals have more than skeletons in their closets. The ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, interracial relations, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, romance, lifestyle, coming out, opposites attract, sexual relations, culture clash, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Muffin Top: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "Muffin Top: A Love Story" is the story of Suzanne (Cathryn Michon) a Women's Studies Pop Culture professor at Malibu University, who studies images of women in the media for a living, and yet is made insecure by the constant parade ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: singleness, looking for love, couples, physical appearance, romance, love and romance, sexual content, friends, female director
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of friends search for fun, love and ultimately themselves in West Hollywood. This movie is an entertaining, and sometimes cynical look into the lives of six gay men trying to come to terms with what being gay and single (or gay and ...
Style: witty, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, clever ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: gay, gay slur, friendship, gay relationship, aids, love and romance, looking for love, infidelity, group of friends, gay romance, friends, hollywood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, idaho, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Kiss the Bride (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In high school, Matt and Ryan were best friends. More than friends, actually. But in the ensuing ten years, they've lost contact. So when Matt receives an invitation to Ryan's wedding he's surprised - especially that Ryan is marrying ...
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: gay, wedding, friendship, family relations, high school, young lovers, love and romance, looking for love, coming out, lifestyle, gender, battle of the sexes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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What Love Is (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's Valentine's Day and Tomhas big plans. He's about to get engaged and has a surprise party planned to share the good news with friends. But things take a turn for the worse. Tom returns home only to discover his girlfriend has ...
Style: talky, realistic, humorous, semi serious, witty ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, battle of the sexes, looking for love, friendship, sexual relations, buddies, gender, lifestyle, best friends, thirtysomething life, couples, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sex, Politics & Cocktails (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Latin American filmmaker Sebastian Cortez (Julien Hernandez) is unable to commit to his girlfriend and, at age 30, finds himself alone and never in love in this irreverent comedy. On a mission to find the love of his life, he solicits help from his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, witty, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: coming out, looking for love, opposites attract, fall in love, culture clash, friendship, couples, youth, society, love and romance, best friends, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, latin america, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hollywood, je t'aime (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Recently broken up and barely enduring a dreary winter, gay Parisian Jérôme Beaunez impulsively books a solo Christmas vacation to Los Angeles. While there he meets some colorful locals and pursues a dormant desire to become a movie star - but ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: hollywood, transsexual, prostitute, gender, romance, lifestyle, transvestism, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, friends, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, france, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Eating Out: Drama Camp (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: With raging boy hormones and the laugh quotient turned on full, Chris Salvatore and Daniel Skelton return, along with Rebekah Kochan and cult icon Mink Stole in the fourth installment of Q. Allan Brocka's hilarious and over-the-top sexual ...
Style: sex comedy, not serious, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, summer camp, gay interest, sexual relations, gender, love and romance, sexual content, love affair, homosexual, homosexuality, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 256
Be Mine (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A gay man is about to be married. He thinks back to when he was a kissing virgin, waiting for the right person with whom to have that first kiss.
Style: realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Plot: looking for love, breakup, couples, obsessive quest, love and romance, romance, best friends, heroic mission, gay relationship, gay interest, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
With This Ring (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After attending their friend Elise's (Sudano) wedding to Nate (Bishop) on New Year's Eve, Trista (Hall), a career-­driven talent agent, Viviane (Scott), a successful gossip columnist, and Amaya (Cooper), a struggling actress, make a pact ...
Style: humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: wedding, looking for love, friendship, romance, unfulfillment, love affair, showbiz, job, movie business, strong female presence, friends, singleness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Love or Whatever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Corey had it all - a successful career, bags of charm and, most of all, a bright future with his boyfriend. But, when his other half commits the ultimate betrayal and dumps him for a woman, he embarks upon a wild journey of self-discovery. Soon, he ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, feel good ...
Plot: gay, family relations, bisexuality, gay relationship, couples, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, gender, breakup, brother sister relationship, gay romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 1K
BearCity (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in New York's gay "bear" scene and taking a cue from the popular HBO franchise "Sex and the City," BearCity follows a tight-knit pack of friends experiencing comical mishaps, emotionally sweet yet lusty romantic ...
Style: sentimental, not serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Plot: nightclub, lifestyle, gay couple, buddies, friends, gender, job seeking, physical appearance, couple relations, open relationship, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
I Love You, Don't Touch Me! (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of a 25 year old virgin girl, looking for the right boyfriend, not realizing that "the one" has been next to her for many years.
Style: sexy, witty, sexual, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, virgin, relationships, betrayal, romance, love triangle, love and romance, best friends, looking for love, couples, friends, first love ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Is It Just Me? (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Frustrated by his ongoing failure to meet Mr. Right, Blaine stumbles upon what might be his perfect match in an online chat room-Xander, a sweet, hunky guy who's recently moved to LA. Smitten, Blaine then finds that he's been chatting to ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, mistaken identity, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, phone sex, roommate, artists and showbiz, romance, looking for sex, lgbt, love and romance, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Love Is in the Air (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Instructeur dans une compagnie aérienne, Yann Kerbec évalue la capacité des pilotes sur les simulateurs de vols dans des conditions extrêmes. Mais il a un problème : il a peur de l'avion, une peur panique liée à sa naissance et qui, dans ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, looking for love, romance, buddies, fear of flying, couples, fall in love, stewardess, friendship, love and romance, friends, instructor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two brothers share a house in LA's Fairfax district: Tony's a feckless actor, Chris is an accountant. Both are in relationships on rocky ground. As these emotions swirl, Tony meets his US Postal Service letter carrier, a single mom named ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: accountant, friendship, romance, actor's life, love and romance, lifestyle, musician's life, artists and showbiz, filmmaking, couples, friends, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 449
Mango Kiss (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "Mango Kiss" is a story about Lou whose world turns upside-down when she falls in love with her best friend Sassafras. They journey to San Francisco and stumble into the wild world of role-playing and non-monogamous S/M dykes. Comedy ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sexy, humorous, sexual
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: lesbian relationship, dominatrix, friends, couples, romance, love and romance, fall in love, lifestyle, gender, sexual relations, twentysomething life, looking for love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hold Your Peace (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hold Your Peace is the story of Aiden, a man asked to be the best man at his ex-boyfriend's commitment ceremony. Rather than risk going alone, he finds the most unlikely of dates in his roommate's more 'stereotypical' friend, ...
Style: humorous, sexy, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: gay, wedding, romance, looking for love, gender, couples, singleness, marriage, gay couple, gay interest, best man, gay marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 3K
Adam & Steve (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Follows two New York city couples -- one heterosexual and one gay who explore the peaks and the valleys of their respective relationships.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, clever
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gay, love and romance, couples, family relations, gays and lesbians, one night stand, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, couple relations, gay relationship, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, year 1987, year 2004, 80s
Place: new york, usa, texas, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Friends (With Benefits) (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Meet Chloe and Owen: best buds since their sandbox days. Now, in med school as they attempt to balance the weight of their studies, his job, her band, their parents, their friends (their sanity), they find little time for relationships...but lots of ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, couple relations, friends, fall in love, couples, love and romance, lifestyle, romance, sexual relations, singleness, medical school, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 560
Elliot Loves (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two stages of a Dominican-American's life; first as a boy trying to bond with his young mother, then a 21-year-old looking for love in New York City.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, self discovery, love and romance, twentysomething life, youth, parents and children, wooing, lifestyle, nothing goes right, gay, single parent, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Young, Single & Angry (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Since girlhood, TAYLOR has believed that love and marriage are the most important events in every woman's life. Now she's 35 and single with no prospects in sight. As Taylor and her friends wade through the mire of the L.A. dating pool, ...
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, looking for love, thirtysomething life, couples, singleness, phone sex, dating, one night stand, friends, love and romance, strip club ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 942
Never Again (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man and a woman who have pledged never to fall in love again meet in a gay bar.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, looking for love, introspection, lifestyle, starting over, couple relations, wooing, sexual relations, couples, romance, hopes, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, sex comedy, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, gays and lesbians, love and romance, sexual relations, sex, sex scene, relationships, hiv, gay bashing, gay interest, sexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Advice from a Caterpillar (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When it comes to romance, Missy's attitude has always been whatever. After all, her artistic career is flourishing...her spacious New York City loft is fabulous...and her relationship with a married man is totally uncomplicated-what more could ...
Style: sexy, touching, semi serious, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: love triangle, performer's life, gender, looking for love, couples, best friends, thirtysomething life, twentysomething life, relationship vs career, chaos and mayhem, singleness, sexual relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 2K
eCupid (2011)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: From the director of Is It Just Me? comes this sparkling romantic comedy which takes online dating to the extreme! Marshall is an over-worked ad exec who is suffering from a serious case of the seven year itch with his loving boyfriend. As ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Plot: gay, gay relationship, looking for love, life turned upside down, love and romance, singleness, thirtysomething life, internet, waitress, birthday, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%