Movies like Twice a Man

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Twice a Man (1964)
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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, experimental
Plot: gay, incest, lgbt, suicide, greek mythology, avant-garde, male homosexuality, family relations, homosexual, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay lead character, gay interest, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, psychological, sincere and captivating films with plots about gay, gay interest, lgbt, homosexuality, gay relationship, male homosexuality and homosexual mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Twice a Man: The Illiac Passion (1967), Raising Heroes (1996), Ben & Sam (2010), Destiny (1997), That Certain Summer (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Illiac Passion (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prometheus, on an Odyssean journey, crosses the Brooklyn Bridge in search of the characters of his imagination. After meeting the Muse, he proceeds to the "forest." There, under an apple tree, he communes with his selves, represented by ...
Style: underground film, avant garde, experimental
Plot: greek mythology, homoeroticism, avant-garde, lgbt, bisexual, gay, repeated scene, love, mythology, homosexual, surrealism, greek
Place: ancient greece
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95%
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Raising Heroes (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Josh and Paul want to adopt Nickie, the child of Paul's recently deceased friend Susan. Susan's mother opposes gays' adopting, and Monday is the final court date. On Friday, Josh stops by a market for milk and glimpses a Mob hit. ...
Plot: gay parent, gay adoption, gay, lgbt, gay father, gay lead character, gay couple, adoption, homosexual, gay interest, gay relationship
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63%
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Ben & Sam (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A college heartthrob meets a college newbie - a challenge, a tension, a discovery, and a love that will change everything between them.
Plot: college, gay, male homosexuality, dressing room, gay slur, gay interest, male objectification, locker room, gay lead character, homosexuality, college student, gay relationship
Place: the philippines
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59%
 6.3
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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: gay teenager, gay, lgbt, black lgbt, male homosexuality, gay slur, gay interest, female nudity, interracial sex, coming out, homosexual, homosexuality ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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That Certain Summer (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The first US teleplay to deal sympathetically with homosexuality. Divorced San Francisco contractor Doug Salter is looking forward to a summer visit from his fourteen-year-old son Nick, who lives in Los Angeles with his mother Janet. The boy does ...
Plot: father son relationship, coming out, gay, older man younger man relationship, family relations, male homosexuality, gay slur, lgbt, packing, gay parent, divorce, airport ...
Place: san francisco
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56%
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Ranchlands (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: The story of a spiritually scarred man whose life changes forever when he must return to his estranged family to help care for a brother who is suffering from brain cancer. With the help of a spiritually enlightened caregiver, he faces the demons of ...
Style: suspense, rough, touching, suspenseful
Plot: cancer, lgbt, gay, family secret, romance, young love, homosexuality, homosexual love, illness, gay lead character, gay couple, forbidden love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Salut Victor (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Friendship between two old men becomes love. Slightly-unkempt, tired, and frail, Philippe Lanctot moves into a rest home. The administrator says she wants him to be happy, but that seems far from his mind: he's waiting to die. Then, into his ...
Plot: lgbt, female director, gay father, coming out, french canadian, old man, friendship, old age, closeted homosexual, retirement home, gay lead character, gay interest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Boy (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Boy ('the helper') tells the story of an invisible member of our society, an illegal Filipino cleaner. He has no name. Moving continuously from one location to the other, he is living between being seen and being invisible, between his ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, gay relationship, gay asian, photographer, gay friend, filipino, gay club, pole dancer, depression, illegal alien, gay lead character ...
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, gay interest, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An Unusual Affair (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Story: Jochen Wenzel, a young teacher, married with two kids, one day surprisingly falls in love with a young male colleague, Tom Leuthner and they begin an unusual affair (= "Eine aussergewöhnliche Affäre"). While Ina, Jochen's wife, ...
Style: suspense, touching, sincere, captivating
Plot: gay lead character, gay, gay husband, lgbt, love triangle, fall in love, extramarital affair, infidelity, falling in love, husband wife relationship, homosexual, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Male Gaze: The Heat of the Night (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Israel, Belgium, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When darkness falls, temperatures rise in these six stories about late night confessions, intimacy for sale, high speed hookups and full moon frissons. But when the sun comes up and reality reveals itself, will it have all been worth it?
Style: thought provoking, sentimental, touching, poignant, compassionate
Plot: gay, lgbt, male male relationship, sexual relations, repressed sexuality, nightlife, coming out, dating, gay interest, friendship, generation gap, friendship between men ...
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43%
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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 ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, sincere, weird ...
Plot: parent child relationship, lgbt, male homosexuality, gay, gay crush, gay interest, fall in love, love, society, couple relations, parents and children, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Venus in the Garden (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Greece, Germany
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Mid-summer heatwave. Nikos and Alain, two male prostitutes and a female pimp, Monica, get tangled in a peculiar relationship after meeting in a dark street called POUTANA. They fall in love, play with guns and talk about card games, money and ...
Style: homoerotic, avant garde
Plot: gay, avant-garde, gay interest, male objectification, gay kiss, naked in public, dance scene, male male kiss, barefoot male, nudity (full frontal - brief), butt naked, dancing naked ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Boys Life 2 (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Compilation of four short films about homoerotic situations involving young men. In "Trevor", by Peggy Rajski, a teenager faces homophobia and falls in love for the first time. Tom DeCerchio directed "Nunzio's Second ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, touching, anthology ...
Plot: gay, youth, coming out, gay interest, coming of age, sexual relations, social misfits, love and romance, best friends, single parent, gays and lesbians, gender ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, iowa, canada, new jersey, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Soldiers. Story from Ferentari (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania, Serbia, Belgium
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Adi (40), a shy and introverted anthropologist who got recently dumped by his girlfriend, moves to Ferentari, most notorious outcasted neighborhood in Bucharest. He wants to write a study on manele music. The pop music of the Roma community serves ...
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: gay slur, soldier, male homosexuality, lgbt, homosexuality, love, research, gay relationship, social status, gay, hustler, poverty ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: gay sex, gay, male homosexuality, gay subtext, lgbt, gay interest, oral sex, voyeurism, murder, male nudity, threesome, seduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Young Hunter (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ezequiel, a sixteen-year-old gay teenager in his sexual awakening, meets a boy of twenty-one. They quickly start a relationship and the situation unravels unexpectedly.
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, touching, realistic
Plot: gay teenager, male homosexuality, gay, skateboarder, abuse, gay sex, sexual blackmail, porn actor, manipulation, lgbt, male nudity, pornography ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The David Dance (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Away from the microphone, David is soft spoken, shy and unsure of himself. However, as his on-air alias ‘Danger Dave,’ the host of “Gay Talk,” he’s poised, witty, and every listener’s best friend! His sister, Kate, a thrice divorced ...
Plot: female director, lgbt, family relations, foster child, love, brother sister relationship, religion, adoption, interracial adoption, gay, friendship, gay interest
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Amazing Grace (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A drama about two families, each with a gay son. Jonathan is splitting from Miki because the more experienced Miki is playing around. Then Jonathan sees Thomas, the son and grandson of his neighbors, who is back in Israel after failing to make it as ...
Plot: gay, mother, gay interest, gay teenager, drugs, israeli, erotic fantasy, masturbation, drug, homosexuality, homosexual, aids ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Brother and Sister (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Poland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Neukölln, a trendy district in Berlin. Living space is scarce here. Without surety, proof of credit worthiness and salary there is no chance at all now. Thies knows this game; he works for a real estate management company and watches that the rules ...
Style: lgbt cinema, touching, psychological, sexy, sentimental
Plot: gay, gay lead character, homosexual sex, manipulation, gay interest, real estate agent, refugee, homosexuality, gay relationship, male homosexuality, lgbt, homoeroticism ...
Place: germany, berlin germany
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36%
It Gets Better (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Inspired by the It Gets Better Project this documentary film follows the stories of three real-life subjects who are at unique impasses related to their identities as gay or transgender people.
Plot: lgbt, bullying, bisexual, tolerance, acceptance, gay, homosexual, teenager, lesbian, transsexual, hopes
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36%
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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.
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema, serious, sad, rough ...
Plot: lgbt, homosexuality, drug dealer, first gay sexual experience, african american, gay, parent child relationship, revenge, dysfunctional family, gay slur, drug addict, childhood friend ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
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35%
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About Us (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 70 min.
Story: The Love Story between Matheus and Diego is portrayed in the film script Diego writes when he becomes a filmmaker.
Plot: lgbt, gay relationship, gay subtext, male objectification, gay, gay kiss, gay interest, male nudity, depression, gay sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Return to Go (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: nude beach, gay, hiv, naked in public, homosexuality, male nudity, car accident, male homosexuality, gay sex, gay interest
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34%
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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 ...
Style: homoerotic, psychological, contemplative, light, sincere ...
Plot: gay, cat, lgbt, gay relationship, gay couple, orchestra, homoeroticism, gay protagonist, male objectification, gay love, gay lead character, musician ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria
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34%
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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 ...
Style: psychological, sexy, sincere, captivating, touching ...
Plot: male homosexuality, gay relationship, countryside, family secret, gay sex, homoeroticism, love triangle, unrequited love, secret love, lgbt, gay parent, gay father ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
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34%
Closing Numbers (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Keith, Anna and their son Peter are a close, loving family living in a smart suburban street of a provincial city. Anna is a typical middle-class housewife, filling her day with good works, until one day, when she finds a note that leads to a ...
Plot: gay, infidelity, bisexual, hiv, aids, in the closet, male homosexuality, gay interest, closeted homosexual, homosexuality
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34%
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Tiger Orange (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In the small Central California town where they grew up, two estranged gay brothers struggle to reconnect after the recent death of their father.
Style: psychological, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: gay, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, caught in the act, death of father, hardware store, gay slur, cynicism, family relations, friendship, gay relationship, gay lead character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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32%
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, homosexual, sex, female nudity, gay, teacher, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay interest
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Boy Crush (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, France, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Seven short films in which gay youths and young men negotiate society, sometimes successfully, sometimes not. In several, teen boys come out, perhaps first to a close friend - how will the friends react? For some youths, coming out risks violence. ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, deaf, stranded, youth, immigration, gay athlete, internet, car breakdown
Time: future
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32%