Movies like Ideal Home

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Ideal Home (2018)
 6.5
 11K
Ideal Home (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A couple is going through marital troubles made worse when a previously unknown grandson shows up.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, captivating, entertaining
Plot: gay, gay love, gay adoption, lifestyle, parenting, boy, father son relationship, friendship, grandson, gay couple, lgbt, farm, father son estrangement, family, chauffeur, social services, male male kiss, brawl, christmas, dancing, school, horse, prostitute, child, party ...
Place: albuquerque new mexico, santa fe new mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, captivating, touching and feel good films with plots about friendship, gay, drinking alcohol, drinking, father son relationship, family relations and dancing mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Ideal Home: 4th Man Out (2015), Any Day Now (2012), The Trip to Greece (2020), Holy Mess (2015), Turtle Hill, Brooklyn (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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 7.5
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Any Day Now (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the late 1970s, when a mentally handicapped teenager is abandoned, a gay couple takes him in and becomes the family he's never had. But once the unconventional living arrangement is discovered by authorities, the men must fight the legal ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, touching, sentimental, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, gay relationship, gay adoption, adoption, district attorney, gay slur, gay parent, fighting the system, courtroom drama, rivalry, legislation, couples ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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The Trip to Greece (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Actors Rob Byrdon and Steve Coogan continue their travelogue series with a visit to Greece.
Plot: restaurant, friendship, food, writers, waitress, nurse, eating, killing spree, fireworks, teeth, heterosexuality, piano ...
Place: greece, europe, australia, morocco, spain ...
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 5.5
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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: semi serious, sincere, humorous, captivating, lgbt cinema
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, christmas, family dinner, lgbt, gay couple, family secret, father son relationship, gay slur, mother son relationship, gay protagonist, female director ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Turtle Hill, Brooklyn (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: TURTLE HILL, BROOKLYN is a funny, sincere, slice of life about a couple just trying to figure it out. Mateo and Will invite their friends over for Will's 30th birthday. After a few surprise visitors, they get through the day, but realize that ...
Style: entertaining, touching, captivating, psychological, humorous ...
Plot: gay relationship, friendship, friend, birthday party, gay couple, gay interest, group of friends, coming out, gay lead character, gay, gay latino, birthday ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.4
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Lucky (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Follows the journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off-the-map desert town. He finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self-exploration.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: atheist, elderly, aging, father son relationship, philosophy, doctor, secret, guilt, loneliness, ex marine, friendship, self hatred ...
Time: year 1968, future
Place: the philippines, okinawa japan, europe, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.8
 114K
Another Round (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four high school teachers launch a drinking experiment: upholding a constant low level of intoxication.
Style: unusual plot structure, semi serious, ironic, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: experiment, friendship, teacher, alcohol abuse, drinking alcohol, drinking, binge drinking, drunkenness, group of friends, experiment gone awry, teacher student relationship, alcohol ...
Time: year 2013, year 2011
Place: copenhagen, denmark, copenhagen denmark, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
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The Adopters (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martín, a TV host of 42, has the urgent need of becoming a father. Leonardo, an agronomist of 45 and Martín’s partner for the past ten years, has doubts since he himself was adopted by his parents.
Style: captivating, feel good, entertaining, humorous, unusual plot structure
Plot: adoption, gay father, gay adoption, nudity (full frontal - brief), tv host, gay interest, gay, male objectification, love and romance, gay couple, society, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Saint Frances (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the start of the summer, Bridget has an abortion just as she lands a much-needed job in affluent Evanston, Illinois — nannying a six-year old.
Style: disturbing, touching, light, humorous, sincere
Plot: nanny, abortion, survival, friendship, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother sister relationship, teacher, feminism, ex classmate ex classmate relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, thought provoking
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, chase, love interest, pursuit, secret, loneliness, friendship, charlatan, party, lie ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, venice california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, thought provoking, humorous, psychological, queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, teacher, revenge, high school, gay slur, school, education, discrimination, gay culture, high school teacher, small town ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Give Me Liberty (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a riot breaks out in Milwaukee, America's most segregated city, medical transport driver Vic is torn between his promise to get a group of elderly Russians to a funeral and his desire to help Tracy, a young black woman with ALS.
Style: psychological, humorous, captivating, light, sincere
Plot: money, grandfather, storytelling, funeral, medicine, cooking, disabled person, friendship, adventure, woman in a wheelchair, nightclub, emigrant ...
Time: contemporary, year 2003
Place: milwaukee wisconsin, wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 3K
Diggers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as ...
Style: humorous, touching, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, coming of age, parents and children, americana, social differences, social relations, love and romance, save the day, youth, family relations, father son relationship, coping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 4K
Big Eden (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Big Eden is a tiny fictional town in northwestern Montana, as Preston Sturges or Frank Capra might have envisioned it. Timber and Cowboy country. This is the story of Henry Hart, a successful New York Artist, who returns to the town of his childhood ...
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gay, gay relationship, small town, friendship, native american, coming out, gays and lesbians, romance, looking for love, lifestyle, hopes, gay love ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa, new york, new jersey, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
 2K
Match (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Seattle couple travel to New York to interview colorful former dancer Tobi for research on a dissertation about dance. But soon, common niceties and social graces erode when the questions turn personal and the true nature of the interview is ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, serious ...
Plot: artists and showbiz, dancer's life, teachers and students, couples, aging, power relations, couple relations, dancing, friendship, gays and lesbians, broom, 17 year old ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1988, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.6
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Freak Show (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of teenager Billy Bloom who, despite attending an ultra conservative high school, makes the decision to run for homecoming queen.
Style: social, touching, artsy, sentimental, intellectual ...
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, high school, transsexual, self acceptance, friendship, teenager, gay student, social misfits, hate crime, parents and children, social relations ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: queer cinema, lgbt cinema, sexy, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, gay romance, gay love, lawyer, gay interest, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, jealousy, unrequited love, gay slur, court case ...
Time: 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Everything is Free (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Ivan's old college roommate comes to visit him in Columbia, he brings his brother and a whole lot of romantic complications.
Style: sentimental, touching, humorous
Plot: friendship, summer romance, romance, secret love, lgbt, best friends, love, gay love, love and romance, brothers, gay, beach ...
Place: los angeles, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.6
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Miss Stevens (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A high school English teacher becomes a weekend chaperone for three students at a drama competition.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feel good
Plot: teacher student relationship, road trip, flirting, teacher, coming of age, remote control, drinking alcohol, lie, drinking, student, friendship, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Object of My Affection (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A pregnant New York social worker begins to develop romantic feelings for her gay best friend, and decides she'd rather raise her child with him, much to the dismay of her overbearing boyfriend.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, friendship, pregnancy, gay, gay man straight woman relationship, gender, love triangle, unfulfilled love, convention, blind date, falling in love, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Just Before I Go (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ted Morgan has been treading water for most of his life. After his wife leaves him, Ted realizes he has nothing left to live for. Summoning the courage for one last act, Ted decides to go home and face the people he feels are responsible for ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: suicide attempt, dysfunctional family, small town, family relations, life is a bitch, suicide, haunted by the past, siblings relations, depression, midlife crisis, loneliness, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, massachusetts, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An aging Latin lover gets dumped by his sugar mama and must fend for himself in a harsh world.
Style: light, captivating, humorous, feel good
Plot: uncle nephew relationship, lover, lovers, aging, latin, wealth, seduction, promise, money, marriage, apology, party ...
Time: year 1950
Place: acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
 99K
St. Vincent (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boy whose parents just divorced finds an unlikely friend and mentor in the misanthropic, bawdy, hedonistic, war veteran who lives next door.
Style: realistic, humorous, inspirational, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, neighbor, family relations, youth, parents and children, coming of age, drinking, drinking alcohol, mentor, divorce, husband wife relationship, nanny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1965, year 1946
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Wassup Rockers (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Instead of adhering to the norms of their South Central neighborhood, a group of skater boys opt to bus into Hollywood and Beverly Hills, where they attract local rich girls - and plenty of trouble with the police, jealous boyfriends, and nervous ...
Style: sincere, realistic, entertaining, captivating, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, society, friends, drugs/alcohol, social differences, rock, punk, buddies, life is a bitch, cultural difference, class differences, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, south central los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Helicopter Mom (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Maggie Cooper thinks it would be really cool if her son Lloyd were gay. So cool, in fact, that she outs him to the entire school.
Style: funny, feel good, entertaining, light, humorous ...
Plot: gay, humiliation, domineering mother, parents and children, mother son relationship, deception, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, con trick, fall in love, humour, relationships, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
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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.
Style: sincere, captivating, melancholic, sexy, touching ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, closeted homosexual, actor, chinese american, gay slur, gay sex, sexual tension, love and romance, life philosophy, friendship, star crossed lovers ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.8
 11K
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: sentimental, touching, captivating, humorous
Plot: terminal illness, chemotherapy, gay, misfit, social awkwardness, dying, friendship, gay son, death, internet dating, alienation, lgbt child ...
Place: new york, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 27K
Mr. Church (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dying mother inherit a cook - Mr. Church. What begins as an arrangement that should only last six months, instead spans fifteen years.
Style: sentimental, compassionate, emotional, melancholic, sad ...
Plot: cooking, friendship, family, life philosophy, cook, storytelling, relationships, book, family bonds, terminal illness, destiny, idealism ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, los angeles, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Support the Girls (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely--but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction…Double ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, light
Plot: waitress, job interview, fund raising, break in, girl power, employer employee relationship, family business, attempted robbery, husband wife relationship, friendship, apology, fundraiser ...
Time: year 2007
Place: nashville tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Skeleton in the Closet (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Manuel goes back to his hometown for his parents’ wedding anniversary, but he actually wants to ask money to move to Denmark with his boyfriend. Last time he saw his family, he came out of the closet. Since then, their relationship became tense. ...
Style: psychological, feel good, contemplative, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay interest, closeted homosexual, gay couple, homosexual, gay lead character, romance, gay relationship, escapades, love and romance, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%