Movies like Shining Moon 2016

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Shining Moon (2016)
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Shining Moon (2016)
Original name: El Destello de la Luna
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A jobless gay actor is offered the dream role of a lifetime in a feature film, but he must play an elderly drag. He will be forced to overcome his fears and prejudices to understand better himself and the others.
Plot: gay, lgbt, segregation

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Most similar movies to Shining Moon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, talky, light and touching films with plots about gay, lgbt, male nudity, gay kiss, coming of age, homosexual and homosexuality mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Shining Moon: Manderley (1981), Front Cover (2015), The Shiny Shrimps (2019), Hurricane Bianca (2016), So Long Suburbia (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 9
Manderley (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This is the story of three homosexuals who decide to spend the summer together at the cottage that the parents of one of them have in Santander. The film shows naturally a series of attitudes then considered shocking and even unnatural.
Plot: gay, lgbt, male nudity
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95%
 6.3
 813
Front Cover (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: One man does all he can to veil his Asian heritage; the other takes great pains to hide his sexual orientation. Both of these things begin to change when Ryan is hired to prepare film star Ning for a fashion shoot, and the men develop a bond.
Plot: gay, lgbt, closeted homosexual, actor, photo shoot, gay sex, chinese american
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
The Shiny Shrimps (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Matthias Le Goff, an Olympic champion at the end of his career, makes a homophobic statement on TV. His punishment: coach the Shiny Shrimps, a flamboyant and amateur gay water-polo team. They have only one thing in mind: to qualify for the Gay Games ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, swimming pool, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Hurricane Bianca (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hurricane Bianca is a revenge comedy about a New York teacher who moves to a small town in Texas, gets fired for being gay, and returns disguised in drag to get revenge on the people who were nasty to him.
Plot: lgbt, gay, high school, teacher, revenge, lgbt teen, discrimination, high school teacher, education, gay pride, gay culture, school ...
Place: texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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So Long Suburbia (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 64 min.
Story: So Long Suburbia is a campy queer coming of age teen film. Can be watched here: https://vimeo.com/195164161 (Offical)
Audience: teen drama
Plot: lgbt, coming of age, teenager, camp, lesbian, youth, bisexual, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.7
 125
Seat in Shadow (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An ageing Glaswegian psychoanalyst finds his lust for life renewed following an encounter with the charismatic partner of a young patient.
Plot: gay, male nudity, orgy, gay kiss
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.4
 374
Cousins (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Lucas is a young man who lives with his religious aunt Lourdes in a quiet country town. He helps his aunt by holding religious meetings with the ladies of the area, in the living room, playing biblical songs on the keyboard. This quiet life will end ...
Plot: lgbt, religion, coming of age, gay, gay kiss, gay sex, love, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Looking: The Movie (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Patrick returns to San Francisco for the first time in almost a year to celebrate a momentous event with his old friends. In the process, he must face the unresolved relationships he left behind and make difficult choices about what’s important to ...
Plot: gay, nightlife, friendship, romance, love, lgbt, dancing, restaurant, friendship between men, speech, texting, karaoke ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.7
 9K
4th Man Out (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Adam is your average working-class guy living in small-town America. He's an auto mechanic who spends his free time with his tight-knit band of bros, Chris, Nick and Ortu, with whom he does everything—poker, video games, shooting hoops, ...
Style: talky, light, realistic, touching, romantic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gay, friendship, dating, coming out, relationships, prejudice, women, fall in love, loneliness, family, happy ending, male friendship ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
M4M: Measure for Measure (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A plotting Duke leaves his kingdom in the hands of a prudish soldier, who evokes an arcane law making fornication punishable by death - but who then abuses his power when he becomes obsessed with an even more chaste young man.
Plot: gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Year of the First Kiss (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 31 year-old Tristan remembers the time when he was 15 and had just hit puberty. But he is not alone in this, he is with a large group of friends: Specki, a fat kid who is always stuffing himself, Streusel, a cheeky boy covered with spots, Tümai, a ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, masturbation, first kiss, dance school, female nudity, divorced parents, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, male nudity, teenager, caught masturbating, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Young, the Gay and the Restless (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: An aging, wealthy diva, Ms. Victoria Gaylord, in her late 50's learns that she has a mysterious illness and will soon be dead. Her family, friends, and entourage gather at her fabulous estate to assist her during this time of ill health. Some ...
Plot: lgbt, homosexuality, father son relationship, group sex, bisexual, homophobe, anniversary, gay, homosexual, gay sex, molestation, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: gay, homosexuality, lgbt, coming out, high school, prom, frat party, male virgin, girlfriend, first gay sexual experience, seduction, sexual fantasy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Chasing Pavement (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Chasing Pavement stars Remy Mars as Elijah Young, an 'urban' porn star who is preparing to leave the adult entertainment industry and start a new career as a chef. His new roommate, Takeshi, played by Tokio Sasaki, is a Japanese immigrant ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, roommate roommate relationship, roommate, male nudity, immigration, text message, porn star, obsession
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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.
Plot: gay, funeral, lgbt, death, friendship, gang rape, gay slur, gay lead character, corpse, sister sister relationship, coffin, beauty queen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 888
Screwed (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-olds Miku and Elias find themselves, and each other, during a summer in the Finnish countryside.
Plot: gay, sexual identity, gay relationship, lake, skinny dipping, gay kiss, male nudity, party, text message, sibling
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Man in Her Life (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Selya is disappointed with Bobby who only wants sex but no real relationship nor marriage. So she leaves and decides to marry the gay Ramon who, she is convinced, is definitely different.
Plot: lgbt, teacher, gay, female nudity, sex, homosexual
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 11K
The Parade (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Serbia, Slovenia, Croatia, France, Republic of Macedonia, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Parade, in a tragicomic way, tells the story about ongoing battle between two worlds in contemporary post-war Serbian society - the traditional, oppressive, homophobic majority and a liberal, modern and open-minded minority... The film, which ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic
Plot: gay, gender, gangsters, gays and lesbians, muslim, homosexual, society, crimes, disorder, social activist, gay bashing, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: serbia, europe, kosovo, bosnia, croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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That Old Dream That Moves (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 51 min.
Story: A chronicle of the last days of a factory that is about to shut down. Among the workers forced to idle away until the end of the week, Jacques, a young technician is busy dismantling a machine while, without noticing it, turning on some of the men ...
Plot: gay, factory, male nudity, shower, worker, homosexuality
Place: southern france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Everything is Free (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Ivan's old college roommate comes to visit him in Columbia, he brings his brother and a whole lot of romantic complications.
Plot: friendship, brothers, romance, beach, gay, painter, lgbt, secret love, male objectification, best friends, best friend, male nudity ...
Place: colombia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 55
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 ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, lgbt, parent child relationship, gay sex, erection, male nudity, pubic hair, gay crush, father son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Writing Kim (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Style: sexy
Plot: canadian, women, lgbt
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
People You May Know (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 'People You May Know' tells the story of four friends in their 40s in Los Angeles. All them will have to confront a new reality when Delia gets pregnant from Joe, her best friend who happens to be gay.
Plot: male nudity, long distance relationship, gay man has sex with a woman, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.8
 198
Half a Person (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two close friends from Sudbury, Ontario take a road trip to Toronto that will change the nature of their relationship.
Plot: gay, road trip, best friend, gay man has sex with a woman, friends who hate each other, coming of age, homosexual, on the road, friendship
Place: canada, ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Takumi-kun Series: And the Spring Breeze Whispers (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Story: A 2nd year student is assigned a handsome new roommate at the start of the school year.
Plot: gay relationship, lgbt, all male cast, school, attempted rape, gay kiss
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Rhythm & Blues (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John (Paul Blackthorne), lonely and living in London, unexpectedly meets outlandish druggie skinhead Byron (Ian Henderson), and suddenly, John's life turns to wacky. When Byron takes him to Boys Galore, a gay escort agency, John is introduced ...
Plot: prostitution, gay, lgbt, cruising, telescope, brothel, cemetery, male escort, narcissist
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
This Is Not Berlin (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Seventeen-year-old Carlos doesn't fit in anywhere, not in his family nor with the friends he has chosen in school. But everything changes when he is invited to a mythical nightclub where he discovers the underground nightlife scene: punk, ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, pubic hair, male nudity, naked in public, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, gay kiss, bisexual, protest, punk rock, performance art
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Violet's Visit (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Violet, a feisty 15 year-old who prefers the nickname "Scooter" , decides to run away from her boring life in a small town and goes to visit with the father she has never seen. She believes he lives in the city with his new wife, but in ...
Plot: gay, gay parent, gay couple, gay father, father daughter relationship, teenage boy, marijuana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Desire Street (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain, China, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A family (mother, daughter and son) tries to survive their loneliness and obsessions by going through different sexual experiences and relationships with a new neighbour, a prostitute.
Plot: mexican, coming of age, sex, betrayal, love, gay, noir, lgbt, family, obsession, danger, prostitute ...
Place: china, spain, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
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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 ...
Plot: lgbt, gay, gay sex, voyeurism, pubic hair, murder, threesome, male nudity, seduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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