Movies like Father Knows...

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Father Knows... (2007)
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Father Knows... (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Father Knows... is a bittersweet comedy-drama that tells the story of Love Family and personal estrangements spanning over 15 years in the life of what seem like a simple American Family. Not so. The story is told from the view point of hunky Brad who at the start of this film is scripting his memoirs focusing on the love of his life Ira their awful break up and Ira s stormy relationship with his parents especially his father who occupies a center piece in this melodrama.The final revelation is that love is something which cannot be conquered all at once but takes years of patience is fully realized in Father Knows a film that will take you on a sometimes funny sometimes heart felt but always entertaining journey which might evoke sweet memories of your first true love.
Style: queer cinema
Plot: parent child relationship, gay, coming out, sex scene, lgbt, explicit sex, break-up, birthday, homosexual, cemetery, gay sex, male nudity, erection, massage, moving, grownups, flying, airport, card playing, father son relationship, gay slur, memories, getting home, birthday party, gay relationship ...
Place: chicago illinois, san francisco

Most similar movies to Father Knows...

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, queer cinema and touching films with plots about gay, gay kiss, gay interest, male nudity, lgbt, homosexual and gay sex mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Father Knows...: Kept Boy (2017), Before the Fall (2016), The Men Next Door (2012), The Skinny (2012), Where Are You Going, Habibi? (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.3
 386
Kept Boy (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A story of love, greed - and moisturizer.
Plot: gay sex, sculpture, lgbtq, based on a novel, gay interest, design, profanity, talking about love, gay kiss, gay couple, gay, taxi ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay lead character, gay romance, gay love, mountain, gay couple, memory loss, gay kiss, unrequited love, diary, class conflict ...
Place: appalachia, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Men Next Door (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a fast-paced comedy about a 40-year-old gay man who finds himself dating two equally lovable men - a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, and an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: gay, couples, family relations, love and romance, coming out, gays and lesbians, love triangle, thirtysomething life, gay relationship, older man younger man relationship, father son relationship, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 597
The Skinny (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Feature film from award-winning writer/director Patrik-Ian Polk, tells the story of five black Brown University classmate s- four gay men and one lesbian - reuniting in the Big Apple for a weekend of sin, fun, secrets, lies and drama.
Plot: lesbian, gay, black lgbt, african american, cigarette smoking, infidelity, break up, cruise, poem, cheating, cell phone, male nudity ...
Place: harlem, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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 son, gay, closeted gay, gay protagonist, gay relationship, gay brother, gay sex, blow job, gay love, gay romance, rejection, gay crush ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 6K
Eating Out (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting dumped by his girlfriend Tiffani (Rebekah Kochan), Caleb (Scott Lunsford) commiserates with his roommate Kyle (Jim Verraros), who notes that while he has trouble getting the men he wants he could get any woman because he's gay.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, love triangle, best friends, fall in love, teenage love, looking for love, mistaken identity, couples, gays and lesbians, opposites attract, lifestyle, coming out ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.2
 1K
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, gay cinema
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay protagonist, gay interest, motel, rejection, nudity (full frontal - brief), unrequited love, reunion, reconciliation, gay sex, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ...
Style: queer cinema
Audience: teen comedy, teens
Plot: homosexuality, gay, coming out, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, high school, loss of virginity, prom, frat party, male virgin, girlfriend, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Eating Out: All You Can Eat (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Tiffani and her friend Casey try to lure the gorgeous Zack with a phony online profile using the image of Tiffani's buff ex, Ryan... which works fine until the real Ryan shows up. Only through some fancy footwork, advice from his Aunt Helen and ...
Style: not serious, feel good, sexy, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, profanity, gays and lesbians, best friends, lifestyle, gender, phone sex, romance, looking for sex, love and romance, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.6
 94K
Love, Simon (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year old Simon Spier it's a little more complicated: he's yet to tell his family or friends he's gay and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate he's ...
Style: touching, sweet, romantic, emotional, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming out, lgbt, gay lead character, homosexuality, lgbt teen, high school, gay relationship, homosexual, parent child relationship, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.0
 17K
Latter Days (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Aaron Davis (Steve Sandvoss) and Christian Markelli (Wes Ramsey) are the two most opposite people in the world. Aaron is a young Elder (or a Mormon missionary) who wants to do his family proud and is quite passionate about his religion and film. ...
Style: touching, sentimental, romantic, disturbing, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gay, coming out, first gay sexual experience, homosexuality, fall in love, homosexual, one night stand, gays and lesbians, strong sexual content, self discovery, depression, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, idaho, usa, new york, salt lake city utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 426
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: queer cinema
Plot: nudist, roommate, party, painter, christmas dinner, sex scene, homosexual, all male cast, sex talk, gay, gay couple, gay kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
I Want Your Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: After a decade of living in San Francisco, Jesse is forced to move back to his Midwestern roots because he can no longer afford the city. On his final night in the city, friends and ex-lovers gather for a going away party that promises to heighten ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, controversial, sexual ...
Plot: gay love, gay, gay sex, strong sexual content, homosexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay friend, thirtysomething life, gender, introspection, friendship, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
 808
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 ...
Style: emotional, sincere, captivating, touching, realistic
Plot: gay sex, gay, religion, forbidden love, lgbt, love, coming of age, gay slur, incest, lovers, friendship, life philosophy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Theo and Hugo (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Théo and Hugo meet in a club and form an immediate bond. Once the desire and elation of this first moment has passed, the two young men, now sober, wander through the empty streets of nocturnal Paris, having to confront the love they sense ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, touching, thought provoking
Plot: gay sex, gay relationship, gay love, gay, orgy, lgbt, gay couple, hiv positive, gay lead character, gay bar, fall in love, falling in love ...
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 4K
4 Moons (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Four stories about love and self-acceptance: An eleven year-old boy struggles to keep secret the attraction he feels towards his male cousin. Two former childhood friends reunite and start a relationship that gets complicated due to one of them’s ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 367
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.
Plot: gay, father son relationship, gay sex, childhood friend, skinny dipping, pubic hair, male nudity, beard, mountain man, gay relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Last Straight Man (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Lewis is a closeted gay man throwing a bachelor party for his straight best friend and secret crush, Cooper. After a night of drunken sex together, the two men decide to meet in the same hotel suite on the same night each year to hook up and catch ...
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, homoerotic ...
Plot: friendship, closeted homosexual, gay, infidelity, lovers reunited, coming out, gay relationship, love affair, self discovery, romance, dishonesty, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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: humorous, light, feel good, captivating, gay cinema ...
Plot: gay relationship, gay parent, gay, doctor patient relationship, gay lead character, expectant father, family relations, television, fatherhood, birth, friendship, child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 87K
Beginners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male lover.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, emotional, sad ...
Plot: father son relationship, coming out, gay father, grief, terminal illness, gay, secret, dying, cancer, self discovery, starting over, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, year 1971, year 1955 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: gay cinema, cult film, lgbt cinema, queer cinema
Plot: lgbt, immigrants, artist, transvestite, male prostitute, gay bar, gay hustler, book signing, expatriate, lesbian interest, swimming, lesbian sex ...
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Leather Jacket Love Story (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kyle is 18, an aspiring poet hoping to find inspiration by moving to the arty Silver Lake neighborhood of LA, and maybe love too. On day one, he finds a funky coffee shop, where he hopes to do some writing, but instead meets an older hunk.
Style: sexual, sexy, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, artists and showbiz, twentysomething life, couples, strong sexual content, looking for love, lifestyle, gender, love affair, destructive relationship, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
World and Time Enough (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two men--a gay, HIV-positive artist and an adopted garbage collector--struggle in the face of stigma and loss to find meaning in work, love, and family.
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: coming out, birthday party, surprise party, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, couples, love and romance, romance, estrangement, family relations, thirtysomething life, adoption ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Anderson's Cross (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nick Anderson, Kevin Daniels, and Tracey Green do everything together. They are the best of friends, and yet they couldn't be more different. Neighbors from adolescence, they finish each other's thoughts and sentences, joys and pains, ...
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, humorous
Plot: coming of age, friendship, teenage boy, teenage girl, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, first love, parent child relationship, college, secret, bullying, apology ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 2K
Gayby (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jenn and Matt are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Single by choice, Jenn spends her days teaching hot yoga and running errands for her boss. Matt suffers from comic-book writer's block and can't get over his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sexy, absurd, light ...
Plot: gays and lesbians, pregnancy, singleness, gay, gender, sexual relations, unlikely partners, couples, best friends, friends, thirtysomething life, homosexual ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 434
All the Rage (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: ALL THE RAGE takes a satirical and poignant look at one gay man's obsessive pursuit of physical, sexual, and romantic perfection. Christopher Bedford is everyone's fantasy. He's gorgeous, young, clever, rich, and above all, totally ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, cynical, sexual ...
Plot: satire, gender, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, eating disorder, obsession, couples, looking for love, coming out, twentysomething life, thirtysomething life, sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Nice Quiet Life (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two college students fall in love one year before graduation and have bright futures ahead until one of them develops schizophrenia.
Style: queer cinema
Plot: birthday present, sex scene, hallucinations, talking about love, gay interest, drinking wine, parents, lgbt, red wine, curly hair, flashbacks, spaghetti ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 888
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, closeted homosexual, lgbt, gay sex, photo shoot, chinese american, actor
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Spin the Bottle (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When five childhood friends reunite for a weekend in the country, old jealousies resurface, sexual debauchery ensues, and it quickly becomes clear that time may not heal all wounds...
Plot: reunion, secret, gay interest, lgbt, friends, gay kiss, spin the bottle, sledgehammer, fever, vegetarian, fishing, cat ...
Place: philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: audition, female impersonator, lgbt, impostor, central park, sexual confusion, profanity, talking about love, gay interest, bathhouse, smoking pot, gay ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%