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20 Centimeters (2005)
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20 Centimeters (2005)
Original name: 20 Centímetros
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Colloquially-told story of a few days in the life of Marieta, who's saving money for the last operation in her change from man to woman. She works as a prostitute in Madrid and longs for a legitimate job. Whenever she builds up her savings, her housemate and best friend Tomás finds ways to spend, lose, or cost her those funds. She meets Raúl, whom she likes and who likes her; the trouble is he also likes that part of her she wants removed. If that's not enough, she also has narcolepsy, and when she conks out, she dreams of musical-theater numbers in which she's the singing and dancing star. Are these dreams always going to be 20 centimeters out of reach?
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexual, offbeat, sexy
Plot: transsexual, male prostitute, prostitute, transvestism, transsexuality, dream, gender bending, lifestyle, sexual relations, friends, love and romance, fall in love, gender, latin, unfulfillment, friendship, world, gays and lesbians, sex, motorcycle, prostitution, masturbation, surgery, male nudity, dwarf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, madrid

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sexy films with plots about love and romance, couples, gender, friends, gays and lesbians, lifestyle and fall in love mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like 20 Centimeters: A Soap (2006), Dasepo Naughty Girls (2006), Chef's Special (2008), Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001), Boystown (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Soap (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 32-year-old Charlotte could have it all, but she doesn´t want any of it. When she moves away from her boyfriend, she happens to become the upstairs neighbour of the transsexual Veronica. Veronica prefers to keep to herself with her little dog and a ...
Style: semi serious, rough, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, sexual abuse, friendship, fall in love, couples, romance, love and romance, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, gender, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Dasepo Naughty Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the popular Internet novel, the film takes place in a school renowned for its sexual aberrations. The student body is comprised of sexually ambiguous teenagers, and the student president and vice-present flaunt their taste for S&M. ...
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, not serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: high school, s&m, transsexual, poverty, friends, love and romance, society, youth, high school life, lifestyle, sexual relations, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
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46%
Chef's Special (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Maxi thinks is life is perfect. He is a famous cook who own a top hype restaurant in Chueca. He is living his homosexual life without complex. But when his son Edu and his daughter Alba appears, and comes a new neighbor which is an attractive ex ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, love and romance, lifestyle, farce, estrangement, gay, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, death of mother, gay love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hansel Schmidt, is a young East German boy, born and raised during the Cold War in communist East Berlin. In his 20s, he meets Luther Robinson, an older American soldier, who falls in love with Hansel and the two decide to marry, which will allow ...
Style: cult film, emotional, semi serious, sentimental, lyrical ...
Plot: transsexual, transvestism, singer, musician, gender bending, betrayal, gays and lesbians, musician's life, self discovery, artist, gender, lifestyle ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, europe, usa, kansas, east germany ...
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44%
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Boystown (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Victor works in a real estate agency in the well-known Chueca neighborhood of Madrid. He hides a terrible secret: he makes apartments available for sale by murdering the old ladies owners that live in them. Then, refurbishes and decorates the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, dark humor, humorous ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, gay couple, who done it, parents and children, gender, family relations, couples, gentrification, real estate agent, inheritance, transvestism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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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: humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: hollywood, prostitute, transsexual, gender, lifestyle, romance, transvestism, love and romance, actor's life, artists and showbiz, gender bending, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, france, california, paris france
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Fruit Fly (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Filipina performance artist Bethesda moves into an art commune to search for her long missing biological mother. Along the way, she comes to realize that she just might be a fairy princess, fag hag, fruit fly.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Plot: friendship, self discovery, lifestyle, performer's life, city life, adoption, birth mother, gay man straight woman relationship, gay interest, gays and lesbians, artists and showbiz, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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My Mother Likes Women (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Sofia introduces her three adult daughters to her new lover who is their age and happens to be a woman. The women, in particular Elvira find it extremely difficult to accept their mothers sudden apparent sexual reversal. The news pushes the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, witty, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, lesbian, couple relations, friendship, looking for love, gender bending, youth, lifestyle, romance, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe, czechoslovakia
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40%
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V.O.S. (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A game between four characters. A comedy about love and friendship. A film about the great lie of story telling that moves between reality and fiction.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, touching, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, introspection, love affair, lifestyle, couples, fall in love, couple relations, romance, hopes, battle of the sexes, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hair Under the Roses (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Luxembourg
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The discovery of sexuality through the eyes of a group of teenagers.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, sexual ...
Plot: sexuality, coming of age, puberty, teenage life, lifestyle, youth, best friends, love and romance, breakup, sexual relations, fall in love, wooing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Modern Love (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marianne gets off to a bad start with gallery director and Brad Pitt look alike Vincent but everything works out "just like in the movies" in the end.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sexy, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: love triangle, female boxer, romance, love and romance, love affair, couples, singleness, wooing, looking for love, family relations, lifestyle, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
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38%
Not Love, Just Frenzy (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: From the land of Almodovar comes a hot new film about drugs, sex & everything else!
Style: sexy, dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: murder, nightclub, transsexual, twentysomething life, looking for sex, love affair, infidelity, farce, drug abuse, fall in love, sexual relations, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
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38%
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Fourplay (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A feature anthology of short tales of sexual intimacy set in four American cities.
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexual
Plot: couple relations, lifestyle, gays and lesbians, romance, love and romance, gender, couples, strong sexual content, sexual relations, lesbian, shopping mall, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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29th and Gay (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Parents hire a girl to turn their son straight, but the son is just pretending to be gay in order to pick up women.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, light ...
Plot: parents and children, disorder, friends, gays and lesbians, gender, womanizer, love and romance, dishonesty, cons and scams, looking for sex, sexual orientation, pretending to be gay ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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37%
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What a Drag (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A closeted gay man's attempt to "act straight" for the sake of his job has unexpected consequences.
Style: not serious, feel good, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: transvestism, infidelity, disco, gays and lesbians, hidden identity, love triangle, gender, fall in love, dishonesty, couples, society, restaurant ...
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Madame Irma (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Francis, who is in his forties, manages the French subsidiary of an American high-tech company. But the shareholders suddenly decide to close it. Depressed by the idea of being unemployed and the prospect of losing his second wife, Francis decides ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, cynical ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Moon in a Bottle (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zeta has a month to hand in a novel she has been commissioned to write and every day she searches for inspiration among the strange customers who are regulars at the Café Rossignol. There she becomes close to Alicia, a pretty waitress who ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain
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36%
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Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Post Coitum (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This adult comedy looks at the complex, intermingled sexual relationships between a bunch of diverse characters - a barmaid, a part-time prostitute, a hippy, a rocker, a medical student and a confused virgin!
Style: sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
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Place: czech republic
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Pepi, Luci, Bom and Other Girls Like Mom (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Almodovar's first film of life in Madrid during the punk era and not one for the squeamish. He covers everything from drugs and sexual violence, to female masochism.
Style: humorous, sexual, witty, offbeat, semi serious ...
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Place: spain, europe, madrid
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Couple Andrea and Giulia, an outwardly successful couple, are having problems in the bedroom. When Giulia invites Max, an old friend from high school, to stay in the family home with their teenage son, some new attitudes begin to form.
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Bilbao, Spain. After breaking up with Elisa, his girlfriend for several years, Txema meets Claudia, a gorgeous Argentinian girl, in a very awkward situation. They become friends so soon and so easily that Txema misinterprets Claudia's feelings ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, entertaining, sexy ...
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Who Is KK Downey? (2008)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot revolves around two hipster friends who pretend to be a writer with a troubled past in their quest for fame.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: drug abuse, satire, prodigy, writer's life, tragic hero, love and romance, lifestyle, life is a bitch, misfit, best friends, mentally unstable, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Woman in Love (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.
Style: feel good, humorous, touching, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: hidden identity, actor's life, fall in love, filmmaking, love and romance, artists and showbiz, disorder, dishonesty, gender bending, gender, barefoot male, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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Km. 0 - Kilometer Zero (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Located in Madrid's Plaza del Sol, Km. 0 is the point from which all distances in Spain are measured from the capital. In Km. 0, it is also the meeting point for a gallery of characters. Bored, affluent housewife Marga meets up with gigolo ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: 90s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
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Sex Crazy (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nono is a young schizophrenic who believes himself destined to stop the global arms race. He has always lived alone with his overwhelming mother, now he meets crazy Ramon.
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, sexual abuse, sexual relations, chaos and mayhem, fish out of water, paranoia, prostitute, lust, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman in danger, accidental killing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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Different for Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, and she has no desire to stir up the past while she's ...
Style: touching, sexy, sentimental, humorous, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: transsexual, gay, coming out, nudity (full frontal - brief), gender bending, romance, friendship, bittersweet, fall in love, friends, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 90s
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