Movies like What's the Matter with Gerald?

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What's the Matter with Gerald? (2016)
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What's the Matter with Gerald? (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hypochondriac irks his partner by embracing the advice of an eccentric healer.
Style: suspense, neurotic, exciting, romantic, humorous, witty, queer cinema
Plot: gay, magic, gay interest, lgbt, hypochondriac, identity crisis, love, ghost, lawyer, friendship, writers, art, afterlife, wealth, dream, bisexual, pianist, dysfunctional family, self discovery, thanksgiving, professor, breakup, gay lead character, male protagonist, gay couple ...
Place: usa, nashville tennessee

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, queer cinema, sexy and touching films with plots about love, love and romance, friendship, gay, romance, lgbt and gay interest mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like What's the Matter with Gerald?: Paternity Leave (2015), Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2012), Sublet (2020), Lazy Eye (2016), Finding Me: Truth (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: light, humorous, feel good, captivating, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, pregnant man, gay parent, lgbt, gay lead character, family relations, child, expectant father, birth, fatherhood, television ...
Place: nashville tennessee
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Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A recently single man finds solace in his upstairs neighbors' seemingly perfect relationship - until he suspects one of them is cheating.
Style: suspenseful, touching, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay sex, lgbt, gay relationship, homosexual, gay couple, friendship, marriage, gay culture, gay marriage, couples, gay love ...
Place: tennessee, nashville tennessee
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Sublet (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gay New York Times travel writer comes to Tel Aviv after suffering a tragedy. The energy of the city and his relationship with a younger man brings him back to life.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sexy, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay sex, male nudity, gay lead character, gay interest, gay love, lgbtq, writers, gay couple, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, tel aviv israel, israel, mediterranean sea, tel aviv
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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: lgbt cinema, humorous, psychological, light, sincere ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, lgbt, infidelity, gay interest, lgbtq, unrequited love, gay lead character, gay subtext, designer, fall in love, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, mojave desert
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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: light, tense, romantic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: gay, black lgbt, infidelity, african american, gay couple, gay relationship, gay african american, love and romance, fall in love, young lovers, gays and lesbians, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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: touching, sexy, melancholic, humorous, psychological ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, restaurant, chef, husband wife relationship, coming out, gay couple, gay relationship, society, gay love, gays and lesbians, friendship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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: lgbt cinema, sexy, captivating, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, gay romance, gay couple, gay love, lgbtq, love, hiking, gay interest, lawyer, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, appalachia
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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, touching, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, lesbian, couples, gay interest, couple relations, lgbtq, romance, love, friendship, love and romance, lesbian couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Bookends (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Eight twenty-somethings gather together to celebrate the birthday of a mutual friend. Before the evening concludes, relationships are tested, hearts are broken and passions are renewed.
Style: touching, humorous, unusual plot structure, psychological, queer cinema
Plot: gay, male homosexuality, dark humor, gay lead character, loneliness, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bisexual man, haunted by the past, infidelity, unrequited love, insecurity ...
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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: melancholic, touching, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay sex, lgbt, male nudity, homosexual, childhood friend, love and romance, gay couple, gay relationship, gay interest, love affair, family relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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More Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Leigh has made a film about how Darren and Joe met and fell in love. Due to its exaggerated nature, personal complications ensue.
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay sex, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, homosexual, male protagonist, gay couple, friends who live together, best friends, male homosexuality ...
Place: tennessee, nashville tennessee
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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: romantic, humorous, sexy, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay, lgbt, gay couple, gay lead character, gay interest, father son relationship, talking about love, college student, trust, fall in love, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Mascarpone (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Antonio is a 30 yo family man, whose life finds an unexpected twist when he's suddenly dumped by his husband, whom he depends both psychologically and economically: he needs to find a new place to stay, a job and a new purpose in life. Antonio ...
Style: humorous, emotional, talky, psychological, touching ...
Plot: gay sex, gay love, gay, lgbt, gay couple, gay relationship, gay lead character, gay marriage, gay romance, male objectification, homoeroticism, breakup ...
Time: 21st century
Place: rome italy, italy
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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: touching, psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: nudist, gay, lgbt, all male cast, gay couple, sex talk, gay lead character, teenager, christmas, homosexual, gay interest, holiday ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Big Eden (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Big Eden is a tiny fictional town in northwestern Montana, as Preston Sturges or Frank Capra might have envisioned it. Timber and Cowboy country. This is the story of Henry Hart, a successful New York Artist, who returns to the town of his childhood ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gay, gay relationship, coming out, friendship, self discovery, native american, lgbt, small town, romance, gay love, gay couple, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, new york, usa, new jersey, london
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West Hollywood Motel (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Various lives intersect in and around a West Hollywood motel in this kaleidoscopic comedy about sex, love, and the meaning of life.
Style: melancholic, sexy, romantic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay culture, bisexuality, gay couple, unconditional love, marriage, drunkenness, gay interest, extramarital affair, infidelity, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Just Like Heaven (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shortly after David Abbott moves into his new San Francisco digs, he has an unwelcome visitor on his hands: winsome Elizabeth Martinson, who asserts that the apartment is hers -- and promptly vanishes. When she starts appearing and disappearing at ...
Style: romantic, fairy tale, humorous, sentimental, light ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: ghost, afterlife, unlikely couple, impossible love, love story, supernatural romance, initially antagonists, psychic, waking up from a coma, opposites attract, coma, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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Ghost Town (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dentist, Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts.
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: afterlife, ghost, seeing dead people, supernatural, back from the dead, romance, psychic, alternate reality, doctor, selflessness, fall in love, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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All the Others Were Practice (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Jôrge is about to meet the man who will be his husband. But with so many guys to choose from, how will he know which one is his perfect match, and which ones are just practice? Meet Jôrge in the fast-paced independent comedy with a huge heart.
Style: psychological, melancholic, humorous, romantic, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, love, gay relationship, gay couple, love and romance, gays and lesbians, love affair, couples, fall in love, gay lead character, gay love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
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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, sexy, humorous, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, transvestite, gay lead character, lgbt, male prostitute, father son relationship, gay youth, bisexual, gay cruising, gay bar, transsexual ...
Time: 21st century
Place: berlin germany, germany
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Turtle Hill, Brooklyn (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: TURTLE HILL, BROOKLYN is a funny, sincere, slice of life about a couple just trying to figure it out. Mateo and Will invite their friends over for Will's 30th birthday. After a few surprise visitors, they get through the day, but realize that ...
Style: entertaining, psychological, captivating, touching, light ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, friendship, gay relationship, friend, party, birthday party, birthday, gay lead character, group of friends, coming out, gay couple ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Celeste and Jesse met in high school and got married young. They laugh at the same jokes and finish each other’s sentences. They are forever linked in their friends’ minds as the perfect couple – she, a high-powered businesswoman and budding ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, melancholic, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: friendship, divorce, romance, best friends in love, dysfunctional family, happy ending, honest, best friends, couples, lifestyle, starting over, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa, san francisco, california
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Kissing Jessica Stein (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jessica, a Jewish copy editor living and working in New York City, is plagued by failed blind dates with men, and decides to answer a newspaper's personal advertisement. The advertisement has been placed by 'lesbian-curious' Helen ...
Style: romantic, feel good, touching, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, friendship, romance, gay, lgbt, looking for love, fall in love, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, lgbtq, jewish ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Beautiful Something (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four diverse gay men navigate art, sex and love in one sublime night.
Style: sexy, unusual plot structure, touching, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, homosexual, gay sex, lgbt, love, gay interest, male nudity, gay subtext, couples, love and romance, youth, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: touching, sexy, humorous, lgbt cinema, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, friendship, gay son, lgbt, gay interest, gay friend, gay relationship, closeted gay, gay lead character, gay couple, gay slur, rejection ...
Time: year 2014
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Corrina, Corrina (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Manny Singer's wife dies, his young daughter Molly becomes mute and withdrawn. To help cope with looking after Molly, he hires sassy housekeeper Corrina Washington, who coaxes Molly out of her shell and shows father and daughter a whole ...
Style: sweet, touching, sentimental, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, girls' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: interracial romance, nanny, friendship, single father, self discovery, parents and children, housekeeper, romance, single parent, interracial relations, starting over, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Paper Heart (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Paper Heart follows Nick and Charlyne on a cross-country journey to document what exactly "love" is. Interviewing ministers, happily married couples, chemists, romance novelists, divorce lawyers, a group of children and more, the ...
Style: talky, feel good, intense, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: interracial romance, friendship, romance, filmmaking, fall in love, true love, looking for love, hopes, human nature, couples, friends, optimism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, california, las vegas, toronto ontario canada, palm springs california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, light, semi serious, erotic, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gay, romance, hollywood, relationships, lgbt, stereotypes, artists and showbiz, fall in love, lifestyle, gender, celebrity culture, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, california, usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Heart and Souls (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman is reunited with the four lost souls who were his guardian angels during childhood, all with a particular purpose to joining the afterlife.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: afterlife, angel, ghost, redemption, supernatural, fear of commitment, love, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, life philosophy, happy ending, guardian angel ...
Time: year 1959, 80s, 50s, 20th century, 60s ...
Place: san francisco
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25%
The Christmas Setup (2020)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of New York lawyer Hugo who heads to Milwaukee with his best friend Madelyn to spend the holidays with his mom Kate, who is also in charge of the local Christmas celebrations. Ever the matchmaker, Kate arranges for Hugo to run into ...
Style: sincere, sexy, romantic, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: gay lead character, christmas, gay, gay relationship, lgbt, gay couple, coming out, best friend, gay interest, mother son relationship, holiday, son ...
Time: 21st century
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%