Movies like Johan

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Johan (1976)
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Johan (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Johan details the director's quest for an actor to play his titular lover, the real deal having been incarcerated just prior to shooting on charges of petty theft.
Plot: gay, lgbt, imprisonment, sex, interracial romance, incest, hotel, female nudity, sex scene, homosexual, vacation, wrestling, erection, dancer, homosexuality, cross dressing, filmmaking, gay lead character, unsimulated sex, gay couple, audition, sadism, arrest, interracial couple, sex in public ...
Place: france, manhattan new york city, paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sexual and erotic films with plots about gay, male nudity, lgbt, gay sex, gay kiss, female nudity and sex scene mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Johan: Reinventing Marvin (2017), Love Actually... Sucks! (2011), Tomcat (2016), Even Lovers Get the Blues (2016), The Flavor of Corn (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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.
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay kiss, telephone conversation, gay brother, reconciliation, anal sex, gay bar, church, train station, cat, sex scene ...
Place: paris france
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100%
Love Actually... Sucks! (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Love Actually... Sucks! was inspired by real-life events, and opens with a dramatic wedding feast. It tells a variety of stories about love that has gone wrong: a brother and sister in an illicit relationship, a married painter who falls in love ...
Plot: gay, lesbian, explicit sex, incest, prostitute, taboo, obsessive love, adultery, gym, male nudity, infidelity, erection ...
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100%
 5.8
 681
Tomcat (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Andreas and Stefan lead a happy and passionate life: Together with their beloved tomcat Moses, they live in a beautiful old house in Vienna's vineyards. They work as a musician and as a scheduler in the same orchestra and they love their large ...
Plot: cat, gay, gay relationship, gay marriage, lgbt, animal lover, homosexuality, grief, male nudity, guilt, gay love, taking off shirt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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.
Plot: romance, lgbt, bisexuality, homoerotic, cigarette smoking, dancing, anal sex, barefoot male, casual sex, undressing someone, condom, topless woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Flavor of Corn (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lorenzo, a handsome first-year professor in an isolated Italian village, falls under the spell of his most beguiling pupil, a dark-haired, starry-eyed 12-year-old named Duilio. As Lorenzo's relationship with his heartless girlfriend ...
Plot: homoeroticism, homosexuality, lgbt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, card playing, teenage boy, false accusation, jealousy, letter, male nudity, adultery ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hidden Kisses (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nathan, 16, lives alone with his father Stephane. A newcomer in high school, he is invited to a party and falls in love with Louis, a boy in his class. They find themselves out of sight and kiss each other, but someone takes a picture of them. Soon, ...
Plot: gay, homosexuality, gay kiss, gay lead character, lgbt, gay son, gay protagonist
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 249
Jesus (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, France, Germany, Greece, Colombia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: 18-year-old Jesús lives with his stern, somewhat unaffectionate father in Santiago, Chile. When not doing drugs, having casual sex or simply slouching in front of the TV, Jesús and his friends perform in a K-pop boyband. But his routine is thrown ...
Plot: sex scene, gay, urination, gay lead character, mooning, father son conflict, aggression, handjob, taking off pants, gay protagonist, gay kiss, bare breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
I Am Happiness on Earth (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Emiliano looks at his life with the eyes of a film director, mixing the objective reality with the processes of the artistic creation. The story he is filming flounders with his daily life, until his world is trapped in the lens of his camera. ...
Plot: prostitute, gay, dancer, bisexual, menage a trois, bathroom, threesome, singer, dancing, party, injury, sex ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.1
 848
Man at Bath (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Omar and Emmanuel go to great lengths to prove they are not in love.
Style: realistic, sexual, serious, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: gay, spouse leaving, couple relations, sexual relations, gays and lesbians, self discovery, breakup, couples, family problems, introspection, gender, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, usa, new york, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 111
Destiny (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Guinea, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Though gay-themed stories about "coming out" and accepting one's sexuality are not uncommon in Western countries, such tales are still rare in many conservative African nations. Considered a ground-breaking film in its native Guinea, ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay, gay relationship, lgbt, black lgbt, interracial sex, homosexual, female nudity, gay teenager, coming out
Time: 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 249
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: realistic, gloomy, psychological, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: gay sex, homosexuality, gay, gender, lifestyle, tour guide, filmmaking, coming out, intrigue, fall in love, couples, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, france, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Story of Richard O (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Not for the easily embarrassed, “The Story of Richard O.” is an explicit take on sex as a way to connect with other people. Richard feels cornered and takes some time off from his girlfriend in order to come to terms with his relationship ...
Plot: unsimulated sex, male nudity, cunnilingus, male full rear nudity, large breasts, uncircumcised penis, anal sex, controversy, pubic hair, erection, vagina, wrestling ...
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29%
 5.0
 80
The Meatrack (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A hybrid of Warholian midnight movie and Doris Wishman-esque sexploitation picture, Michael Thomas's softcore rarity Meatrack was originally produced and released by Sherpix, the company that brought underground films like Lonesome Cowboys, ...
Style: porno movie
Plot: prostitution, lgbt, overbearing mother, hitchhiker, uncircumcised penis, shower room, gay bar, hustler, gay, male prostitute, flashback, photographer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
120 Beats Per Minute (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Paris, in the early 1990s: a group of young activists is desperately tied to finding the cure against an unknown lethal disease. They target the pharmaceutical labs that are retaining potential cures, and multiply direct actions, with the hope of ...
Plot: gay, laboratory, aids, gay love, gay club, cure, protest, ejaculation, illness, subway, death of son, male objectification ...
Time: 1990s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.6
 13
Chaleurs (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A coming of age story; Philippe (Patrice Pascal) has sex with their maid. But he also has incestuous desire for his mother, Nadia (Nicole Avril). His father also has sex with maid.
Plot: chess, incestuous desire, keyhole, mother son incest, large breasts, horse, older woman younger man sex, french maid, maid, summer vacation, teenage sex, coming of age ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Vanilla (including A Little Comfort) (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Mystery, murder and sex mix in this double-feature of gay short films. In "Vanilla," a San Francisco photographer (Ryan Allen) uncovers the Bay Side Strangler's dead body and starts having dreams in which the victims return. In the ...
Plot: gay sex, serial killer, gay, dream, gay bar, sex, male nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 222K
Moonlight (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The tender, heartbreaking story of a young man’s struggle to find himself, told across three defining chapters in his life as he experiences the ecstasy, pain, and beauty of falling in love, while grappling with his own sexuality.
Plot: lgbt, homosexuality, drug dealer, coming of age, african american, gay african american, absent father, homosexual, gay son, gay, high school, drug addiction ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
House of 1000 Pleasures (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Marcel is a taxi driver who luckily pickups a gorgeous woman who begins to undress herself while in the back seat. Soon she leads him to a Private Club where he can pick any woman he wants to satisfy his sexual fantasies. After he enjoys a few ...
Plot: taxi, sex, club, sex scene, cunnilingus, brothel, eiffel tower paris, fiance fiancee relationship, blackmail, taxi driver, threesome, erotica ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
I Love You, I Don't (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A waitress with boyish looks and the gay driver of a garbage truck fall in love.
Style: realistic, sexual, erotic, serious
Plot: gay, strong sexual content, love triangle, sexual relations, eroticism, lgbt, bisexuality, truck driver, homosexuality, gender, love affair, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 61
Ixe (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 48 min.
Story: “Ixe (written X and pronounced EEKS – as it is pronounced in French –, like a scream, a wound) is an imploded, crucified film. Made to be projected on four screens at once, X is drawn and quartered. At the four points of the compass, at the ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: lgbt, penetration, sex scene, homosexual, masturbation, male nudity, erection, pope, unsimulated sex, male masturbation, blow job, drugs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Smell of Us (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Self-destructive teens go skateboarding, use drugs and turn tricks in Paris.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, psychological, realistic
Plot: friendship, teenager, prostitute, urban, society, dysfunctional family, youth, juvenile delinquency, under the surface, life is a bitch, crimes, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.4
 577
Dead Europe (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, UK, Greece
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Greece to scatter his father's ashes, Isaac hears of a curse that hangs over the head of his family. Dismissing the idea, his trip begins to unveil dark truths that forced his father to flee years ago.
Style: thought provoking, gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: curse, betrayal, gay sex, human trafficking, society, haunted by the past, family relations, immigrants, on the road, lgbt, gay, threesome ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Night of the Wolf (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A mythical journey of the customs of homosexuality.
Plot: male masturbation, male male kiss, homoeroticism, male objectification, homoerotic, tank top, urine, masturbation, male nudity, erotica, homosexual, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.4
 115
Twice a Man (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: A reworking of the myth of Hippolytus, in which a chaste youth rejects the incestuous advances of his mother and is saved from death by a caring physician.
Style: avant garde
Plot: homosexuality, avant-garde, lgbt, greek mythology, incest, suicide, homosexual, gay lead character, gay, gay relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Public Woman (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An inexperienced young actress is invited to play a role in a film based on Dostoyevsky's 'The Possessed'. The film director, a Czech immigrant in Paris, takes over her life, and in a short time she is unable to draw the line between ...
Style: avant garde
Plot: doppelganger, wife, politics, sex, manipulation, evil man, sex scene, actress, double life, erotica, female stockinged legs, explicit sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Moment in the Reeds (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, has been hired to help with the work, ...
Plot: gay, immigration, lgbt, romance, interracial romance, anal sex, skinny dipping, refugee, interracial sex, father son relationship, underwear, gay lead character ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 696
Jonathan (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young man struggles with the pressure of caring for his terminally ill father while trying to unlock a secret that his father seems determined to keep from him. The story takes another dramatic turn when Ron, Burghardt’s long-lost friend from ...
Plot: gay sex, in the closet, gay, homosexuality, gay parent, secret love, lgbt, love triangle, unrequited love, gay relationship, homoeroticism, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.1
 294
Shiner (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Raising the subtext of "Fight Club" into text, "Shiner" depicts a pair of amateur boxers gratified by punching each others' lights out. Theirs is among a trio of twisted love stories in the narrative feature by 29-year-old ...
Plot: stalker, fight, gay, homoeroticism, gay slur, masturbation, handheld camera, sexuality, gym, male nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 5K
Q (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In a social context deteriorated by a countrywide economic crisis, the life of several people will be turned upside down after they meet Cecile, a character who symbolizes desire.
Style: realistic, sexual, stylized, serious, erotic
Plot: erection, lesbian sex, desire, masturbation, love affair, dealing with death, sexual relations, looking for sex, self discovery, life is a bitch, love and romance, healing power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.4
 175
The Night (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Martin moves around Buenos Aires at night, picking up guys, going to clubs, scoring drugs and having sex. Sometimes he’s paying and sometimes his trans sex-worker friend or another woman takes him along for a threesome.
Plot: urinating on someone, male nudity, sexuality, striptease, male prostitute, orgy, drug snorting, gay bar, loneliness, male full rear nudity, one female two males threesome, erection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%