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His Mother's House (2016)
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His Mother's House (2016)
Original name: Sur les traces de ma mère
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anam Wagner, a bisexual Belgium-based writer, comes back to his hometown where he has a hard time coping with his family's checkered past.
Style: inter cultural, serious, captivating, suspense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: love, mother issues, death, alcoholic, bisexuality, sex addict, brother brother relationship, mysterious past, gay interest, mother son relationship, family relations, relationships, getting home, sex, writers, writer's life, female nudity, sex scene, lgbt, couple relations, unrequited love, tragic love, bisexual, impossible love, gay sex ...
Place: berlin germany, brussels, brussels belgium

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, psychological and serious films with plots about love and romance, couple relations, gay interest, couples, family relations, love and male nudity mostly in Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like His Mother's House: Bd. Voltaire (2017), Ranchlands (2019), Father & Son (2015), One Deep Breath (2014), I Promise You Anarchy (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bd. Voltaire (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A circle of friends is getting together for a fun night out in Paris. It is Friday, the 13th of November, 2015.
Plot: attack, terrorist, gay kiss, male nudity, gay interest, islamic terrorism, lgbt, strained relationship, in love, real estate agent, tragedy, red wine ...
Place: paris france
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 5.5
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Ranchlands (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The story of a spiritually scarred man whose life changes forever when he must return to his estranged family to help care for a brother who is suffering from brain cancer. With the help of a spiritually enlightened caregiver, he faces the demons of ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: gay, lgbt, cancer, romance, family secret, gay lead character, brother brother relationship, gay slur, parent child relationship, male homosexuality, mystery, homosexuality ...
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38%
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Father & Son (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A story about a gay dad who has raised his surrogate son alone after the death of his partner. The kid, weary of being bullied, seeks to break out on his own. He takes up with a guy who it turns out has a crush on the kid's dad. In limited ...
Style: psychological, sexy, sincere, weird, contemplative ...
Plot: parent child relationship, lgbt, male homosexuality, gay, gay interest, gay crush, fall in love, relationship problems, gay love, gay son, society, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
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36%
One Deep Breath (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Maël tries hard to cope with his partner Adam's suicide as well as their troubled past together. Patricia, also one of Adam's lovers, gets herself into danger in her attempt to help Maël in his grief.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, melancholic
Plot: love triangle, gay interest, drug abuse, bereavement, anxiety, love, grief, suicide, drug addiction, bisexuality, lgbt, crossdressing ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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I Promise You Anarchy (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Miguel and Johnny know each other since childhood. They are dedicated to skate and have fun. To earn easy money and continue skating, they sell their own blood to a clandestine contact in a hospital. The activity becomes business until a large ...
Style: queer cinema, tense, suspenseful, psychological, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, bisexuality, drugs, lgbt, gay couple, gay interest, gay crush, bisexual, gay teenager, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
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31%
Sweet Sex and Love (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: They meet and they make love. They live together and they make love. Dong-Ki has one night stand with Shin-Ah, a woman who has hardly any faith in true love but indulge herself in sex. Shacking up and making love with each other day in and day out, ...
Style: sincere, serious, sexy, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: strong sexual content, fall in love, love and romance, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, eroticism, sex, erotica, looking for sex, in love, relationships ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea
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29%
Like a Star Shining in the Night (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young couple finds out what love truly means when one of them has a brush with death. When Anne and Marc met, it was love at first sight, and the longer they were together, the more they realized they never wanted to be apart. But not long after ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, captivating
Plot: optimism, terminal illness, radiation, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, couples, couple relations, male female relationship, family relations, family reunited, love, wedding planning ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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One Kiss (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Lorenzo, Blue and Antonio have a lot in common: they are sixteen, attending the same class in the same school in a small town in the northeast, each have a family that loves them. And all three, though for different reasons, have come to be isolated ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, touching, suspense, flamboyance
Plot: gay student, gay teenager, gay, gay relationship, best friends in love, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, bullying, outcast, love triangle, gay lead character, gay youth ...
Place: rome italy
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29%
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Marathon (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Drama by Biju Viswanath, Marathon was adapted from Harteis's memoir of the same name. Explores the relation ship between two poets Richard Harteis and William Meredith former US poet laureate and winner of every major American award for poetry ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: love and romance, ambition, contests and competitions, gender, lifestyle, writer's life, artists and showbiz, hopes, tragic love, unfulfillment, gays and lesbians, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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27%
Reinventing Marvin (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young gay man determined to reinvent his life leaves everything behind on his quest for self-realization.
Style: gay cinema, non-linear, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay lead character, gay youth, gay teenager, gay student, lgbt, gay, father son relationship, gay slur, brother brother relationship, gay interest, gay son ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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26%
Even Lovers Get the Blues (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After the sudden death of one of them a group of friends grieves trough sexual encounters.
Style: homoerotic, sexy, contemplative, sincere, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay, bisexuality, romance, lgbt, sexual fantasy, love triangle, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex scene, gay interest, couples, friendship, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgium
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26%
The Tree of Blood (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Marc and Rebeca, a young couple, travel to an old country house that used to belong to their family. Once there, they write the shared history of their roots, creating a huge family tree that harbours relationships of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: family secret, infidelity, family problems, tragic love, secret past, relationship problems, troubled marriage, couple relations, cheating girlfriend, russian mafia, family relations, mystery ...
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26%
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Domestic Life (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juliette was simply not sure about coming to live in this residential suburb of the greater Paris metropolitan area. All the women here are in their forties, have children to raise, houses to keep and husbands who return home late at night.Today she ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: suburbs, murder, family life, relationship vs career, friends, social relations, couples, family relations, suburban life, couple relations, parents and children, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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26%
 5.5
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Love Forbidden (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rodolphe Marconi writes, directs, and stars in the coming-out drama Défense d'Aimer (Love Forbidden). Marconi plays Bruce, a young student from Paris who accepts a fellowship in Rome. He takes a flat at the Villa Medicis and writes full time. ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Plot: love affair, lifestyle, romance, intrigue, fall in love, coming out, gay, bisexual, gay interest, filmmaking, couples, tour guide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: rome italy, paris france, france, italy
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25%
 5.3
 140
Sagwan (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sagwan is a story of an 18-year-old boy named Alfred, whose routinary life as a boatman becomes complicated as he discovers how much more life around him has to offer. His family's haunting dark past inhibits him from living his young life ...
Style: psychological, suspense
Plot: gay interest, gay, lgbt, male homosexuality, seduction, murder, gay friend, introspection, sexual attraction, relationships, homosexuality, sexual relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Friend (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In reality Emil and Larissa would never have been a couple she is an idolized singer, he is a shy outsider. Ironically, Emil is just getting to know Larissa when she dies unexpectedly. He pretends to have been her boyfriend and finally gets the ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: male female relationship, deception, family relations, romantic relationship, couple relations, love story, in love, relationships, pretense, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, secret ...
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25%
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Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: emotional, psychological, sincere, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: fall in love, couple relations, wartime life, destiny, soldier, lifestyle, love and romance, hopes, couples, family relations, haunted by the past, love affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Friendship Love and Loyalty (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two best friends Nate and Nathan make a pact in high school never to allow anything or anyone to come between them, especially not a girl. Loyalty over love no matter what. After an amicable break up with his long-term girlfriend Denise, Nate leaves ...
Style: touching, suspense, sentimental, suspenseful
Plot: love, friendship, reunited friends, crush, best friends, unfulfilled love, love and romance, old friends, friendship between men, unrequited love, dream girl, impossible love ...
Place: south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 7.4
 20
Amir (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Amir, a young musician retired from the scene, must face a tough decision: To stay by Ely's side, his girlfriend, during an unwanted pregnancy or Jeanette, cute lead singer of a band that will restore not only his passion for music, also for ...
Plot: pregnancy, love, female nudity, sexual relations, male female relationship, love affair, husband wife relationship, sex, sex scene, couple relations, family relations, love and romance ...
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24%
24 Hours in the Life of a Woman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in 1913, 1936 and 2001. When he returns to the casino and seaside resort of his early teens, Louis, a 78 year old man encounters Olivia, a 19 year old young woman madly in love with a violent cad. Louis tells the story of his own mother having a ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fall in love, resort, memory, love and romance, couple relations, relationships, love affair, male female relationship, love interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, casino, gambler ...
Place: france
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23%
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Aya Arcos (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When successful writer Edu falls in love with a young hustler, Fabio, his initial fear is about contracting HIV, but emotional matters soon loom large as well.
Style: touching, realistic, gay cinema
Plot: romance, gay, gay interest, sex scene, male nudity, male homosexuality, romantic relationship, homosexual sex, homoeroticism, sexual content, gay love, gay couple ...
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23%
Shouting Secrets (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shouting Secrets is a hopeful and heartwarming, universal story taking place in a present day Native American family. It's a story that is at once about the constancy and the fragility of love, as well as the importance of family.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sincere
Plot: getting home, dysfunctional family, sibling relationship, family relations, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, native american, female director, indian reservation, brother sister relationship, writers
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23%
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Porn Theater (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a Parisian porn theater, a cashier, a 50-year-old man and a young projectionist are drawn into a complex love affair.
Style: talky, realistic, semi serious, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: explicit sex, infidelity, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, lifestyle, fall in love, couple relations, human nature, friendship, sexual relations, transvestism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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23%
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Far (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Serge is a long distance lorry driver between Morocco andEurope. In Tangier, he tries to reconcile with his former girlfriend, Sarah. She has refused to have anything to do with him since her mother’s death and intends to join her brother in ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, rough, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, couples, romance, love and romance, immigrants, friends, introspection, cons and scams, working class, human nature, parents and children, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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22%
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Spring Fever (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Hired to spy on a philandering husband, Luo Haitao soon becomes entangled in a clandestine affair with the other man. Along with Luo's girlfriend, they succumb to the delirium of drunken nights, but how long can their tryst last?
Style: serious, touching, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, couples, escapades, hopes, dishonesty, love and romance, love affair, disorder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, loss of loved one, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 2000s
Place: china
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22%
Séraphin: Heart of Stone (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Séraphin unfolds against the severe and achingly beautiful landscape of rural Quebec in 1889, where young lovers are torn from each other when a bankrupt shopkeeper forces his daughter into an arranged marriage to save his business. But true love ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: greed, bankruptcy, love and romance, couples, village life, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, true love, romance, young lovers, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, quebec
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22%
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Dry Cleaning (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A bored couple takes in a young man who turns their lives inside out
Style: touching, psychological, sexual, contemplative, sexy ...
Plot: mature woman, cheating wife, store, gender bending, human nature, city life, midlife crisis, nightclub, love affair, siblings relations, small town, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, switzerland, europe, paris france
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21%
 6.1
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In Mom's Head (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu's mother is depressed and has been as far back as she can remember, Lulu is determined to discover the truth behind her listlessness.
Style: emotional, sincere, touching, serious, captivating ...
Plot: family relations, haunted by the past, unfulfilled love, parents and children, love and romance, youth, life is a bitch, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, secret, mother and daughter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
De toutes mes forces (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nassim, a 16-year-old boy, is placed with a family in the suburbs following the death of his drug addict mother. But he refuses to integrate into the social setting that surrounds him. He invents another life for himself, similar to that of his ...
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful, contemplative ...
Plot: teenage boy, troubled teen, school, death of mother, pregnant teenager, unplanned pregnancy, teenage girl, high school, youth, society, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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21%
In the Name of Love (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Former dance instructor Emman Toledo was employed as a dance instructor for a governor’s ball. He finds himself in a passionate love affair with Cedes Fernandez who happens to be engaged to Dylan Evelino son of the governor. The couple finds ...
Style: captivating, romantic, entertaining
Plot: dancer, dance studio, ballroom dancing, crush, couple relations, romantic relationship, love affair, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationships, love and romance, secret past ...
Place: the philippines, japan, mount fuji
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20%