Movies like Ruben Guthrie

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Ruben Guthrie (2015)
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Ruben Guthrie (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An Australian film about a hard-partying Sydney ad man who seeks to start a new chapter in his life.
Style: ambiguous ending, humorous, psychological, lgbt cinema, tense, sincere, adaptation directed by original author
Plot: gay, lgbt, family relations, friendship between men, family conflict, social satire, sex scene, alcoholic, support group, alcohol abuse, alcoholics anonymous, father son relationship, abstinence, gay friend, australian, mother son relationship, gay interest, ocean, party, kitchen, restaurant, beach, swimming, wine, mother ...
Place: australia, sydney australia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, psychological, sexy and sincere films with plots about gay, gay interest, lgbt, friendship, family relations, gay lead character and love mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Ruben Guthrie: Before the Fall (2016), The Sum of Us (1994), Desire Will Set You Free (2015), The Cakemaker (2017), Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Before the Fall (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It's a classic case of opposite attraction: Handsome Ben Bennet (Ethan Sharrett) is a gay, affluent, stylish attorney at the top of the genteel social set in southern Virginia, while Lee Darcy (Chase Conner) is a rough-hewn welder with a secret ...
Style: queer cinema, lgbt cinema, sexy, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, gay romance, gay love, lawyer, gay interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, unrequited love, gay slur, court case ...
Time: 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Sum of Us (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Sum of Us" is an Aussie story about a father and a son both searching for love and sharing an unconventional bond. Harry, the father, is the caring and open-minded "mate" that borders on annoyance. His son Jeff ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: gay, father son relationship, gay lead character, gays and lesbians, looking for love, love and romance, acceptance, family relations, gay son, widower, breaking the fourth wall, single father ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Desire Will Set You Free (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Desire Will Set You Free is a feature film that explores life in contemporary Berlin with an often critical and sometimes humorous eye. Based on a true story, the plot follows the relationship of an American writer of Israeli/Palestinian descent and ...
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema, queer cinema, humorous, sexy ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, bisexual, transsexual, immigrants, gay interest, gay lead character, father son relationship, male prostitute, gay couple, transvestite, gay youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Cakemaker (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A German pastry maker travels to Jerusalem in search for the wife and son of his dead lover.
Style: melancholic, psychological, sexy, tense, bilingual
Plot: gay, gay relationship, bakery, lgbt, love, death of father, male objectification, bisexual man, gay romance, gay interest, father son relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: jerusalem, berlin germany, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Ibrahim falls in love with Alexander, a blond, blue eyed German criminal and show wrestler who is straight - an impossible friendship that surpasses the both of them.
Style: gay cinema, sexy, touching, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay friend, friendship, gay son, gay protagonist, criminal, love, lgbt, gay lead character, gay couple, reconciliation, rejection ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.5
 584
That's Not Us (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three twenty-something couples, one gay, one lesbian, and one straight, travel to a beach house to enjoy the last days of summer, but what should be a fun and carefree weekend becomes an exploration of what it takes to sustain a healthy relationship.
Style: psychological, humorous, sexy, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, lesbian, couples, gay interest, couple relations, love, friendship, love and romance, romance, friends, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Paternity Leave (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four years into his first stable relationship, a man finds out that he is pregnant with his partner's baby.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, cult film ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, gay parent, gay lead character, doctor patient relationship, friendship, fatherhood, birth, television, expectant father, child, family relations ...
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.7
 520
Die Beautiful (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trisha, a Filipino transgender woman, suddenly dies while being crowned in a beauty pageant. Her last wish was to be presented as a different celebrity on each night of her wake.
Style: lgbt cinema, humorous, unusual plot structure, psychological, light ...
Plot: family relations, friendship, lgbt, friendship between men, transsexual, brother sister relationship, friend, adopted daughter, gay slur, father son relationship, gay lead character, funeral ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.3
 2K
Lazy Eye (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Passions re-ignite and secrets revealed when a graphic designer reconnects with the great, lost love of his life for a weekend tryst at a house in the desert near Joshua Tree.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, humorous, contemplative, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay protagonist, gay couple, unrequited love, gay lead character, reunion, gay subtext, gay interest, infidelity, youth, couples, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, mojave desert
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
 1K
Eat with Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tired of her bland marriage, Emma moves in with her son Elliot in his downtown LA loft. Elliot is a chef at a lackluster Chinese restaurant facing foreclosure. Also he’s gay – and Emma’s distaste and denial over this has made strangers of ...
Style: psychological, gay cinema, melancholic, sexy, touching ...
Plot: gay, restaurant, chef, asian american, cooking, coming out, husband wife relationship, gay relationship, gay couple, love affair, romance, gay love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 3K
Holy Mess (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A comedy about the new alternative family and how different family situations and relationships come to a head during the premier family weekend.
Style: semi serious, sincere, humorous, captivating, lgbt cinema
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, christmas, family dinner, lgbt, gay couple, family secret, father son relationship, gay slur, mother son relationship, gay protagonist, female director ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.0
 475
Bromance (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When three friends go on a camping trip in a remote part of Argentina, sexual tensions quickly bubble to the surface. Once in virtual seclusion by the beach, Juli, also camping at the site, quickly recognises that that the boys seem to have a closer ...
Style: sexy, light, humorous, contemplative, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, friendship, gay interest, male nudity, love triangle, reunion, youth, lgbt, love, love and romance, video camera, videotaping ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Alex Strangelove (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Alex Truelove is on a quest to lose his virginity, an event eagerly awaited by his patient girlfriend and cheered on with welcome advice by his rowdy friends. But Alex, a super gregarious dude, is oddly unmotivated. A magical house party throws Alex ...
Style: humorous, psychological, queer cinema
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, high school, loss of virginity, gay interest, frat party, male homosexuality, prom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 127
Twinkle (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Shoko and Mutsuki get married to satisfy their worried parents, but she is well past the age at which a 'good' Japanese woman should marry, and he is in love with a young male college student. The film is less a realistic exploration of ...
Plot: stranger, secret, marriage of convenience, restaurant, doctor, arranged marriage, double life, alcoholic, unrequited love, marriage, love triangle, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
All You Need is Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Katharina got an unexpected letter from her son Hans announcing that he was getting married and that he and his fiancé Nicki were leaving Berlin to come visit her...
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, psychological, sincere
Plot: gay, coming out, gay culture, family relations, friendship, engaged couple, gay son, gay couple, gay slur, german, village, estranged father ...
Place: germany, bavaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Men Next Door (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a fast-paced comedy about a 40-year-old gay man who finds himself dating two equally lovable men - a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, and an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he ...
Style: humorous, touching, captivating, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, couples, family relations, love and romance, love triangle, older man younger man relationship, gay relationship, father son relationship, coming out, gays and lesbians, thirtysomething life, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 618
Shared Rooms (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A new romantic comedy feature film that brings together three interrelated tales of gay men seeking family, love and sex during the holiday season.
Style: queer cinema, touching, psychological, lgbt cinema, humorous ...
Plot: nudist, all male cast, gay lead character, search, lgbt, gay couple, sex talk, talking about love, christmas, teenager, homosexual, kidnapped ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
John Apple Jack (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A playboy learns to love, while a virgin learns to live -- a queer romantic comedy set inside the restaurant industry... 'John Apple Jack' brings East and West together to create one sumptuously heart-warming dish. When John discovers his ...
Style: queer cinema, gay cinema, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay culture, gay, gay interest, waiter, gay lead character, father son relationship, cooking, homosexual, groom, coming out, chef, interrupted wedding ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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More Than Friendship (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mia, Lukas and Jonas always where like one heart and soul since their earliest childhood. Until three years ago when everything changed. Friendship became love that is well beyond all conventions. A Part of the society feels provoked by such kind of ...
Style: queer cinema, suspense, lgbt cinema, psychological, tense ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, friendship, friendship between men, love triangle, bisexual, friend, best friend, bisexuality, gay interest, youth, barefoot male ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Month of Sundays (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Frank Mollard, divorced but still attached, can't move on and also can't sell a house in a property boom, much less connect with his teenage son. One night Frank gets a phone call from his mother. Nothing out of the ordinary there – ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, psychological, light, feel good
Plot: real estate agent, midlife crisis, friendship, old house, australian, family relations, father son relationship, escapades, mother son relationship, death of mother, reincarnation, society ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 461
More Than Only (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young gay man finds how to love himself and accept love from another, despite the disapproval of his father.
Style: queer cinema, romantic, sexy, humorous, touching ...
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, gay interest, gay, fall in love, gay protagonist, father son relationship, talking about love, trust, college student, father daughter relationship, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 4K
Head On (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nineteen-year-old Ari confronts both his sexuality and his Greek family. Ari despises his once-beloved parents, former radical activists, for having entombed themselves in insular tradition. Ari is obsessed with gay sex, although he does make an ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, queer cinema ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, drug abuse, racism, friendship, coming out, unemployment, family relations, gay interest, bisexuality, love and romance, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: melbourne australia, australia, melbourne, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
 2K
Taekwondo (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Fernando is on holiday with his closest male friends in a beautiful country house in a suburb of Buenos Aries. On their own without their girlfriends in a “men only” environment, the hunky young studs bask in the hot sun, play in the pool, smoke ...
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male nudity, gay, homoeroticism, gay interest, male bonding, gay relationship, homosexuality, male friendship, closeted gay, lgbt, friendship between men, male objectification ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 5.1
 440
Leather (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Birch, a young man living in the Catskill Mountains, reunites with his childhood friend from the city, Andrew.
Style: touching, humorous, sexy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, homosexual, childhood friend, male nudity, gay sex, gay relationship, love and romance, gay couple, love affair, family relations, lgbt, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Thing About Harry (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two high school enemies, uber-jock Harry and out-and-proud Sam, are forced to share a car ride to their Missouri hometown for a friend's engagement party on Valentine's Day. Things take a turn when Sam learns Harry has come out.
Style: feel good, lgbt cinema, psychological, uplifting, romantic ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, young adult, gay protagonist, friendship, love, youth, gay sex, reunion, teenager, road trip ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gay teenager, lgbt teen, teenage love, gays and lesbians, lgbt, sexuality, friendship, homosexual, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 141
Tamara (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Venezuela, Uruguay, Peru
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of a lawyer's journey to overcome his fears and the social boundaries in order to become what he always dreamed: a woman like any other.
Style: psychological, humorous, light, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: transsexual, trans woman, lgbt, husband wife relationship, gay, father son relationship, male objectification, gay interest, psychologist, family relations, male protagonist, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Finding Me: Truth (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Truth follows the loves, losses, fights, jealousies and broken hearts of a group of friends. It centers around the sweet, bright-eyed and emotionally vulnerable Faybien (RayMartell Moore). Comfortable with his gayness but saddled with self-esteem ...
Style: romantic, melancholic, gay cinema, psychological, tense ...
Plot: black lgbt, gay, african american, gay couple, infidelity, gay relationship, gay african american, love and romance, romance, gay love, family relations, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Looking for Alibrandi (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The film "Looking for Alibrandi" begins light-heartedly, and the viewer gets a very quick understanding of Josie's character through her interactions with her friends and family.
Style: sincere, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, high school, social differences, society, youth, love and romance, teenage life, parents and children, fish out of water, single parent, love triangle, high school hunk ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.5
 16K
Please Like Me (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the ...
Style: humorous, sincere, semi serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: coming out, gay, gay relationship, suicide attempt, friendship, gays and lesbians, sexuality, homosexual, roommate, self discovery, sexual identity, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%