Movies like Macho Dancer

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Macho Dancer (1988)
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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: erotic, sexual, rough, sexy, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: prostitute, police corruption, teenage life, crimes, investigation, sexual relations, transsexual, drug dealing, sexual abuse, crime, life is a bitch, love and romance, fall in love, murder, society, couples, dishonesty, gender, law enforcement, gays and lesbians, countryside, deadly, sex, gay, drug ...
Time: 80s
Place: the philippines, asia, manila philippines

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Most similar movies to Macho Dancer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and sexy films with plots about couples, prostitute, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, crimes, murder and sexual relations mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Macho Dancer: The Masseur (2005), Unspoken Passion (2008), Hussy (1980), Go, Go, Second Time Virgin (1969), Doubt (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: masseur, gay, prostitute, dysfunctional family, male prostitute, self discovery, survival, family problems, family life, parents and children, coming out, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
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100%
Unspoken Passion (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sikil tells the story of two men and a woman who are involved in a bizarre love triangle. These three friends grew up in a small town south of Manila. Enzo is a young closet gay prostitute who's obsessed with his childhood friend who happens to ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, erotic, offbeat ...
Plot: love triangle, gay, best friends, prostitute, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, couples, life is a bitch, love and romance, mystery, reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
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43%
 5.0
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Hussy (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beaty, a prostitute, and Emory, a lighting/sound technician, fall in love while working at the same London cabaret, but their relationship isn't easy.
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, nightclub, countryside, nudity (full frontal - brief), life is a bitch, immigrants, drug dealing, crime, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Go, Go, Second Time Virgin (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: After being raped in an unknown rooftop, nineteen year-old girl Poppo meets a mysterious boy, and both share their sexual traumas and fears, with fatal consequences.
Style: erotic, sexual, gloomy, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, juvenile delinquency, mentally unstable, crimes, violence spree, vengeance, love and romance, youth, gang, life is a bitch, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, future, 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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A Date with Darkness: The Trial and Capture of Andrew Luster (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Andrew Luster, the heir to the Max factor fortune, is convicted of rape on 86 counts. This Lifetime original movie recounts the rapes committed by the infamous Andrew Luster and the women who brought him to justice.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, investigation, legal, dishonesty, crimes, society, injustice, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, nightclub, rape, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.6
 102
Doubt (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A gaggle of friends and observers ponder the fate of a relationship as they watch it collapse in this independent drama from the Philippines. Cris (Andoy Ranay) is a documentary filmmaker with a well-regarded body of work and a large community of ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: love affair, breakup, couples, gender, sexual relations, fall in love, bittersweet, trust, love, deception, friendship, devotion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Seduction: The Cruel Woman (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Wanda is a dominatrix who runs a gallery in a building on the Hamburg waterfront, where audiences pay for the privilege of watching her humiliate her slaves. She is a business woman who smashes sexual stereotypes and social taboos with icy ...
Style: serious, realistic, controversial, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: sexual relations, dangerous attraction, gender bending, fall in love, love affair, gays and lesbians, gender, manipulations, love and romance, dishonesty, graphic violence, manipulation ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 101
Clash (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 60 min.
Story: "Engwkentro" follows two teenage brothers attempting to escape an unnamed city controlled by an iron-fisted mayor. They must first break away from the cycle of crime, while trying to run from rival gang leaders and the state's ...
Style: rough, disturbing, tense, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, politics, mayor, moral dilemma, vigilantism, social decay, juvenile delinquency, police corruption, urban ghetto life, youth, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, sexual, sincere, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, gang, family relations, nightclub, disco, university, transsexual, redemption, college, survival, sexual abuse, gender bending ...
Time: 90s, 1920s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines, japan, tokyo, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
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Transfixed (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: transsexual, prostitute, investigation, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, serial killer, crime, crimes, deadly, police investigation, sexual abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 6K
Querelle (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Here is the story of a beautiful, proud and tough loner, a sailor named Querelle, whose commanding officer Seblon worships and desires him from afar. Querelle turns on his drugs-smuggling partner and murders him. He then goes to a notorious brothel ...
Style: sexual, sexy, stylized, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, murder, betrayal, gay, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, love and romance, dishonesty, gang, drug dealing, gangsters, gender ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lilet Never Happened (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lilet Never Happened is the rollercoaster story of how a young girl, struggling to survive in the streets of Manila, spirals down into child prostitution. She is a fighter. She is a dreamer. She is a rebel and she thinks she can handle the world ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: life is a bitch, kids in trouble, social decay, youth, sexual abuse, danger, prostitute, society, pedophilia, child prostitution, social worker, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: manila philippines, asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
 505
Lolita's Club (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The plot follows the story of twin brothers, one is a coldhearted violent police officer, the other is a helpless romantic with a mental disability. The two brothers are tragically involved with a prostitute who works in the bordello that gives the ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, twins, sexual relations, sex trafficking, police corruption, murder, brothel, teenage prostitute, on the run, crimes, family relations, mentally challenged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Allyson Is Watching (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Innocent, sexy Allyson leaves her boyfriend Peter to go to acting classes in Los Angeles. In Los Angeles she rents a room in an apartment building from the grumpy Mr. Merry next to the resident working girl, Bridget. During the day Allyson struggles ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: prostitute, voyeurism, small town, sexual relations, school, small town life, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, couples, espionage, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Bishonen (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Stephen Fung and Daniel Wu play a male prostitute and policeman who fall in love with tragic consequences. Partly inspired by a notorious real-life scandal in which porn photos of Hong Kong policemen - in (and out of) uniform - were found in the ...
Style: gloomy, sexual, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police, society, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, gender, investigation, prostitute, love and romance, couples, uncontrollable, dangerous attraction, looking for love ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.1
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Gigola (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: George, a charismatic and adventurous young woman, born from an old, catholic family, falls in love, in her teens, with a female teacher named Sybil. Devastated by her lover's eventual suicide, some years later, George embarks on an exciting ...
Style: erotic, sexy, controversial, stylized, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, murder, lesbian, lesbian sex, lifestyle, destructive relationship, sexual relations, crimes, deadly, nightlife, couples, gangsters ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 70
The Night (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man stands in front of a mirror. The night belongs to him. Every evening, he appraises his appearance, attired in a new shirt, leaves his apartment and waits in a poorly lit alleyway for his johns. One night he meets a female prostitute of ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, suspense
Plot: gays and lesbians, society, unlikely couple, love and romance, prostitute, gender, social misfits, love triangle, fall in love, sexual relations, one night stand, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 671
Frisk (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A first person narrative of a gay serial killer explores violence, sexuality, and imagination.
Style: psychological, sexual, bleak, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, bondage, obsession, dangerous attraction, teenage life, innocence lost, voyeurism, murder, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.5
 125
Spacked Out (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Film following four teenage girls around Hong Kong. The story centers around a young girl who is dealing with a pregnancy.
Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: teenage life, juvenile delinquency, kids in trouble, life is a bitch, lifestyle, society, youth, sexual relations, sexual promiscuity, teenage pregnancy, friendship, drugs ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
American Translation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A sexually ambiguous Frenchman tours his native countryside with his naive American lover in pursuit of the ultimate thrill. From the moment they meet, brooding Chris (Pierre Perrier) and the beautiful Aurore (Lizzie Brocherè) fall instantly and ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, love affair, murder, young lovers, crimes, deadly, strong sexual content, gay, destructive relationship, couple relations, couples, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
From the Life of the Marionettes (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Made during Bergman's tax-related exile in Germany, the film continues the story of Katarina and Peter Egermann, the feuding, childless, professional couple who appear in one episode of "Scenes From A Marriage." After Peter ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, dream, death, life is a bitch, crime, unlikely criminals, couples, family problems, infidelity, mental illness, dysfunctional family, obsession ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Tokyo Decadence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married.
Style: erotic, tense, surreal, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: sex, bdsm, sexual relations, prostitute, femdom, sexual abuse, gangsters, rescue, downfall, life is a bitch, lifestyle, true love ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 1K
I Don't Kiss (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A good-looking but naive lad leaves his mountain village to try and make his way in Paris. He thinks maybe he will try acting but things don't go too well for him. Eventually he is forced to sell himself to men and though he meets an attractive ...
Style: sincere, bleak, gloomy, touching, sexual ...
Plot: prostitution, city life, fall in love, down on your luck, innocence lost, urban, prostitute, gays and lesbians, love and romance, life is a bitch, gender, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.2
 425
Our Country (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Milan, where people's lives are invisibly lead by money in its different shapes: too much, too little, stolen, earned, visible and even impalpable. The money flows from one story to the next, from one person to the other, becoming the ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: embezzlement, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, fighting crime, misfit, dishonesty, life is a bitch, couple relations, stock broker, sexual content, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 332
Sada (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Nobuhiko Obayashi, director of the cult horror/comedy "House," gives his unique spin on the true story of Sada Abe, who strangled her lover and cut off his genitals as a keepsake.
Style: sexy, sexual, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, society, couples, teenage life, sexual relations, vengeance, infidelity, sexual abuse, prostitute, crime, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, year 1919, year 1936
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 584
In the Flesh (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A police detective (Ed Corbin) assigned to work a gay bar on an undercover drug operation gets hooked up with a gay student hustler (Dane Ritter). After the student witnesses a murder, the cop provides him an alibi and invites him to stay at his ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, bleak, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: murder, drug dealing, male prostitute, hustler, closeted homosexual, working undercover, introspection, couples, bar, police detective, prostitute, college ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 1K
Twist (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a gritty retelling of the Dickens's classic, Twist takes Oliver and the Artful Dodger out of the poorhouse and onto the streets, where junk is the currency and hustling is the game.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: juvenile delinquency, drug abuse, pimp, kids in trouble, addiction, sexual relations, youth, crimes, life is a bitch, apprentice, society, male prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, quebec, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Let's Talk About Sex (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Four women filmmakers examine sexuality in this anthology. Segment 1 is entitled "Let's Talk About Sex" and is the story of an aspiring actress whose day job is as a phone-sex operator. Tiring of listening to callers' fantasies, ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: phone sex, gays and lesbians, love and romance, gender, sexual relations, singleness, society, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, opposites attract, nudity (full frontal - brief), couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Confessions of a Lap Dancer (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An erotic melodrama about the public and private lives of sex workers. Josie Hunter (aka Blake Pickett) co-starred in the role of Erica, a single mother who works a stripper, and sometimes as a prostitute to support her daughter. But when the threat ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, sexy, gloomy ...
Plot: dancer's life, prostitute, life is a bitch, single parent, social misfits, society, misfit, destructive relationship, parents and children, moral dilemma, sexual relations, starting over ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 391
La león (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deep in the lush river jungles of Argentina, Alvaro lives a solitary existence fishing and harvesting reeds. What sets him apart from the rest of his village is that he is gay. There are no other gay men in his world, his only means of expression is ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: life is a bitch, isolation, couples, disagreement, love and romance, immigration, murder, gay slur, gay lead character, island, male rape, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%