Movies like Adiós, Roberto

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Adiós, Roberto (1985)
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Adiós, Roberto (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Roberto separates from his wife and needs a place to stay. When he moves in with gay Marcelo, he is clueless about Marcello's sexuality and the two become close friends. One night after many drinks Roberto has sex with Marcelo and must confront his feelings and the potential ridicule of his family.
Plot: gay, fight, prostitute, coming out, police, friendship, kitchen, running, homosexual, singing, psychiatrist, friendship between men, elevator, homosexuality, kiss, bus, catholic priest, father son relationship, gay slur, drunkenness, separation, jail, confession, machismo, underwear ...
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and sexy films with plots about gay, kiss, gay kiss, friendship, gay slur, father son relationship and homosexuality mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Adiós, Roberto: A Son (2003), The Journey of Jared Price (2000), Head On (1998), When I'm 64 (2004), Green Plaid Shirt (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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A Son (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Selim, a young man adrift, is a transvestite and a prostitute who desperately longs for his father's love. Omar, his father, lives a secluded life of grief and has never recovered from the loss of his wife. Like two lonely ships, they pass ...
Plot: gay, gay subtext, kitchen, father son relationship, kiss, cross dressing, train, gay kiss, male prostitution, gay relationship, male prostitute, bathroom ...
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The Journey of Jared Price (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: "The Journey of Jared Price" is a gay-themed coming-of-age 2000 film written, produced and directed by Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black. Black won the Oscar award for Best Original Screenplay for "Milk". The Journey of ...
Style: emotional, touching, sincere, sentimental, sexual ...
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay pornography, fall in love, self discovery, couples, youth, friendship, teenage life, couple relations, prostitute, coming of age ...
Time: 90s
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Head On (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nineteen-year-old Ari confronts both his sexuality and his Greek family. Ari despises his once-beloved parents, former radical activists, for having entombed themselves in insular tradition. Ari is obsessed with gay sex, although he does make an ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, realistic, queer cinema ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, drug abuse, racism, friendship, coming out, unemployment, family relations, gay interest, bisexuality, friends, couples, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: melbourne australia, australia, melbourne, tokyo
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When I'm 64 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: One-off drama about the friendship that grows between two men from very different backgrounds, whose paths cross for the first time as they approach retirement age.
Plot: retirement, taxi driver, lgbt, closeted homosexual, husband wife relationship, shaving, bisexual man, driving lesson, biracial, brawl, gay crush, kiss ...
Place: london, england
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Green Plaid Shirt (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 87 min.
Story: the lives of two ordinary men who find love together only to lose it. In an era of easy sex and open relationships they have only two rules: dont fall in love with others and no jealousy. Still rules are made to be broken. Eventually a single act of ...
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Mulligans (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Like the American classic, The Graduate - secrecy, betrayal, and a painful coming of age face a family in Mulligans, by first time feature film director Chip Hale.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: coming out, gay, family relations, father son relationship, forbidden love, family life, family, parents and children, dangerous attraction, romance, father, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
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Boy Culture (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Plot: gay african american, gay, gay sex, gay teenager, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, confession, intergenerational friendship, coming out, lgbt, homosexual, prostitute ...
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The Blonde One (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 108 min.
Story: Womanising Juan must quickly find a flatmate after his brother moves out. In moves Gabriel (the blonde of the title), Juan's stoic and very handsome co-worker, who is recently widowed and struggling to support his young daughter. What starts ...
Style: erotic, bleak, surprise ending
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 134 min.
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Style: emotional, melancholic, touching, sincere, sexy ...
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Style: captivating, light, sincere, sentimental
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Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, gloomy
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
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57%
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Like a Brother (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Sebastien is a small town boy who moves to Paris and begins to explore the gay night life there. When a friend from back home calls to announce he's coming to Paris, Sebastien confronts some unrequited feelings
Style: homoerotic, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
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57%
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Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 105 min.
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Style: thought provoking, touching, tense, serious, realistic ...
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57%
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The Marriage (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bekim and Anita are getting married, but Anita is unaware that Bekim is still in love with his best friend Nol.
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