Movies like Die Beautiful

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Die Beautiful (2016)
 7.7
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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.
Style: lgbt cinema
Plot: beauty pageant, funeral, makeover, female impersonator, friendship, death, lgbt, family relations, gay, transsexual, sister sister relationship, homosexual, impersonation, competition, friendship between men, father son relationship, gay slur, brother sister relationship, corpse, gang rape, gay lead character, funeral home, waking up, friend, drag ...
Place: the philippines

Most similar movies to Die Beautiful

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, touching, realistic and lgbt cinema films with plots about gay, gay interest, friendship, gay slur, father son relationship, family relations and female impersonator mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Die Beautiful: Viva (2015), Hurricane Bianca (2016), Other People (2016), Hunky Dory (2016), Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Viva (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jesús, a young hairdresser, works at a Havana nightclub for drag performers, and dreams of being a performer himself. Encouraged by his mentor, Mama, Jesús finally gets his chance to take the stage. But when Angel, his estranged father, abruptly ...
Plot: female impersonator, father son relationship, gay lead character, hairdresser, gay slur, death of father, wig, makeup artist, gay hustler, lung cancer, pregnancy, dysfunctional family ...
Place: havana cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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.
Style: lgbt cinema, queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay slur, teacher, high school, revenge, female impersonator, gay culture, gay pride, small town, education, high school teacher ...
Place: texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.8
 9K
Other People (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: David, a struggling comedy writer fresh off from breaking up with his boyfriend, moves from New York City to Sacramento to help his sick mother. Living with his conservative father and much-younger sisters for the first time in ten years, he feels ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, humorous
Plot: gay, misfit, terminal illness, alienation, death, internet dating, gay son, social awkwardness, dying, friendship, chemotherapy, father son relationship ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 80
Hunky Dory (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A glam rock dilettante's life takes a dramatic turn when his ex unexpectedly drops their 11-year-old son off for the week.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema
Plot: female impersonator, gay, gay lead character, prostitute, father son relationship, bisexuality, transvestite, drug use, abandoned by mother, sexuality, gay father, gay interest ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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
Plot: gay, gay son, friendship, closeted gay, gay protagonist, criminal, love, lgbt, butt naked, gay interest, anal sex, gay kiss ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Comedy - In 1970s Atlanta, a diminutive gay man tries to find succor from the small-town religion that filled him with self-loathing. He meets Miss Make-Do, who teaches him the fun of reckless behavior and emotional management via getting higher ...
Plot: precocious child, male prostitute, violence, bar, friendship, soul mate, socialite, overdose, ambulance, priest, gay, drugs ...
Time: 70s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 164
In My Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Shirley is a woman who wants to be in control of everything. Working as a librarian in a public school, a firm "Sshhh!" from her makes the students tremble in fear. But in her family, her unwarranted intervention in the lives of her ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: terminal illness, parents and children, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, gender, family relations, female director, funeral, limousine, picnic, death, car accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, the philippines, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Saturday Night at the Baths (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Continental Baths, a favorite hangout of New York homosexuals, provides the background of this socially conscious comedy drama that tries to examine the relationships between gay and heterosexual people. The story centers around a macho, ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: female impersonator, audition, lgbt, american football, homosexual history, friendship, pubic hair, bathhouse, profanity, gay interest, photograph, sex talk ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Two Funerals (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: After a horrific collision between a passenger bus and an 18-wheeler truck in Nueva Ecija claimed two dozen casualties, two families await the arrival of their dead.
Plot: bridge, funeral, ghost, congressman, police, campaign, gas station, virgin mary statue, religious icon, religious procession, smoking, easter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 227
Crying Ladies (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Three working-class Manila women — Stella, Ailing and Choleng — are hired as paid mourners at a traditional Chinese funeral.
Plot: funeral, cell phone, school, death of father, underwear, friend, death of husband, film within a film, haunted house, mother daughter relationship, illegitimacy, mcdonald's restaurant ...
Place: taiwan, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sono Positivo (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Southern Italian family is suddenly faced with AIDS. One of them has it. Which friend or family member could have begun this cycle of infection? The characters include a vain housewife, her straight-laced husband, her gay brother, and her ...
Plot: gay, husband wife relationship, homosexual, gay brother, brother sister relationship, bisexual, aids, gay slur, gay interest, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Your Only Mother: This Is The Last! (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A few months after Ina left the position as the President of the Philippines, she is back in the media limelight as she releases a book of her life in her journey as a mother to her children and as a mother to the people of the Philippines. Ina now ...
Style: queer cinema
Plot: mother, female protagonist, children, parent child relationship, motherhood, death, illness, family feud, anxiety, family relations, family problems, family ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
I Will Survive (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four disparate friends one a homosexual strive to be wonderful spouses and parents, yet despite good intentions, they all struggle with personal dramas. While Cynthia and her husband are no longer intimate, Mylene has learned her spouse is sleeping ...
Plot: family relations, coming out, reunion, mistress, extramarital affair, closeted homosexual, gay parent, gay, adoption, gay interest, police officer, adultery ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, death, anniversary, bisexual, lesbian, homophobe, gay slur, molestation, group sex, gay sex, gay, homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three New York drag queens on their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant get stranded in a small Midwestern town for the entire weekend when their car breaks down. While waiting for parts for their Cadillac convertible, the flamboyant trio shows ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cross dressing, gender bending, gay, gay slur, friendship, small town, on the road, culture clash, gender, cross country, showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, california, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: psychological, humorous, sincere, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, homoeroticism, male bonding, male friendship, male nudity, lgbt, friendship between men, homosexuality, friendship, male objectification, gay interest, swimming pool ...
Time: contemporary
Place: buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, semi serious ...
Plot: father son relationship, gay, 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 ⇓
35%
 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, coming out, friendship, dating, relationships, prejudice, women, fall in love, loneliness, family, happy ending, gay slur ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 2K
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: lgbt cinema
Plot: dysfunctional family, christmas, gay, female director, lgbt, family dinner, gay subtext, birth, gay interest, gay protagonist, racial slur, gay couple ...
Place: eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Burn Burn Burn (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.
Style: road movie, humorous, captivating, exciting, light
Plot: death, road trip, friendship, funeral, nature, death of friend, terminal illness, human ashes, cancer, ashes, female director, secret ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 928
Nora's Will (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jose learns that Nora, the woman he was married to for 30 years and from whom divorced, has committed suicide. The rabbi explains Joseph that due to the celebrations this time of the year, if Nora is not buried that same day, they should wait at ...
Style: humorous, captivating, touching, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, couples, clergy, rabbi, funeral, tradition, death, pizza, coffin, photograph, jewish, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.9
 174
Gypsy Boys (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Drama of two young San Francisco couples, both deciding how to define their relationships.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, sexy, queer cinema
Plot: gay, youth, gay interest, drugs, alcohol, gay lead character, relationships, love and romance, break-up, female impersonator, cruise, profanity ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: queer cinema, cult film, gay cinema, lgbt cinema
Plot: lgbt, gay hustler, transvestite, gay couple, father son relationship, male prostitute, gay bar, gay kiss, gay, gay interest, lgbtq, skinny dipping ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Grandpa Is Dead (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A large family with lots of issues gather together to mourn the death of the family patriarch. But getting in the way of their genuine grief are a bunch of superstitions about the dead, and the family's inability to deal with their issues in a ...
Plot: grandfather, superstition, death, family relations, fainting, funeral, dysfunctional family, customs, burial
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Room for Romeo Brass (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two twelve-year-old boys, Romeo and Gavin, undergo an extraordinary test of character and friendship when Morell, a naive but eccentric and dangerous stranger, comes between them. Morell befriends with the two boys and later asks them to help him ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, psychological, disturbing
Plot: friendship, working class, dysfunctional family, family relations, friends, family problems, best friends, youth, teenage life, human nature, rejection, interracial friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 27K
Dumplin' (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A girl with the nickname "Dumplin'" enters a beauty pageant in order to win over the boy she likes and stick it to the other girls at school.
Style: inspirational, feel good, uplifting, light, touching ...
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: beauty pageant, fat girl, mother daughter relationship, protest, teenage girl, self confidence, female friendship, small town, female protagonist, beauty queen, loss, bravery ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, uplifting, psychological, romantic, lgbt cinema ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, gay protagonist, young adult, valentine's day, gay sex, fall in love, couples, road trip, reunion, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
In Memory of My Father (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The youngest son of a legendary Hollywood producer, a Robert Evans type, accepts a bribe from his father to document his death.
Style: touching, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: eccentric family, family relations, family problems, lifestyle, love and romance, hollywood, parents and children, brother brother relationship, dysfunctional family, narcissism, corpse, film producer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Geography Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At Goodkind High School, a group of students of varying sexual orientation form an after-school club a as a discrete way to share their feelings and experiences.
Style: witty, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, closeted homosexual, gay, coming of age, high school, teenage sexuality, friendship, sexual orientation, teenage life, youth, social misfits, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 192
Miss Arizona (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rose Raynes was crowned Miss Arizona - 15 years ago. Now a bored housewife trapped in a less-than-ideal-marriage , and mourning the independence of her 10-year-old-son, Rose accepts an invitation to teach a life skills class at a women's ...
Plot: feminism, crown, pageant, masquerade, female impersonator, beauty pageant, women, queen
Place: arizona, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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