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Everybody's Talking About Jamie (2021)
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Everybody's Talking About Jamie (2021)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Feature film adaptation of the musical about a teenager from Sheffield, England who wants to be a drag queen.
Style: touching, lgbt cinema, psychological, emotional, realistic, based on true events
Plot: female impersonator, lgbt, transsexual, cross dressing, lgbt teen, friendship, life is a bitch, high school, lgbtq, gay student, artist, loneliness, self discovery, society, androgyny, gender, life philosophy, artists and showbiz, desire for fame, gay teenager, gay lead character, mentor, muslim girl, teenage protagonist, coming out ...
Place: england, britain, united kingdom, yorkshire

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Most similar movies to Everybody's Talking About Jamie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, humorous and emotional films with plots about lgbt, friendship, gay, gay slur, gender, father son relationship and gays and lesbians mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Everybody's Talking About Jamie: Hurricane Bianca (2016), Freak Show (2017), The Danish Girl (2015), The Prom (2020), Leave It on the Floor (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, humorous, psychological, thought provoking, queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, revenge, teacher, high school, gay slur, school, education, discrimination, small town, high school teacher, gay culture ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas, new york
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95%
 6.6
 5K
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, sentimental, artsy, intellectual ...
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, high school, transsexual, self acceptance, friendship, teenager, gay student, social misfits, hate crime, parents and children, cheerleader ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 7.1
 181K
The Danish Girl (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Germany, Denmark, Belgium, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When Gerda Wegener asks her husband Einar to fill in as a portrait model, Einar discovers the person she's meant to be and begins living her life as Lili Elbe. Having realized her true self and with Gerda's love and support, Lili embarks ...
Style: captivating, serious, emotional, touching, heartbreaking ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transsexual, lgbt, art, couple relations, gays and lesbians, artist, gay, painter, society, love and romance, gender, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: denmark, copenhagen, paris france, europe, brussels ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.9
 27K
The Prom (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After the PTA of a conservative high school in Indiana bans same-sex couples from attending the annual prom, a gang of flamboyant Broadway stars try to boost their image by showing up to support two lesbian students.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, sentimental, inspirational, sincere ...
Plot: prom, lesbian, female impersonator, lgbt, civil rights, lesbian love, lgbt teen, high school, lesbian interest, celebrity culture, fight for justice, discrimination ...
Place: new york, ohio, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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Leave It on the Floor (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Our African-American hero , Brad is bullied by his dysfunctional mom; he flees his home and by chance tumbles down the rabbit-hole into the LA ball scene where he finds a ragtag new famiiy. With music by Beyonce music director, Kim Burse, screenplay ...
Style: realistic, humorous, emotional, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, nightclub, rivalry, society, self discovery, nightlife, ambition, gender, gay african american, gay ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.5
 111K
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, romantic, sincere, emotional, sweet ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: gay, coming out, gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay lead character, lgbt, gay relationship, homosexuality, homosexual, high school, male homosexuality, closeted homosexual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Naked Civil Servant (1975)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Story of the life of Quentin Crisp, an Englishman who was brave enough to live his life according to his own style even in the hostile days of WW2.
Style: witty, sincere, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: injustice, friends, transvestism, couples, power relations, bittersweet, showbiz, gender bending, sexual relations, coming out, friendship, self discovery ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hansel Schmidt, is a young East German boy, born and raised during the Cold War in communist East Berlin. In his 20s, he meets Luther Robinson, an older American soldier, who falls in love with Hansel and the two decide to marry, which will allow ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, sentimental, lyrical, melancholic ...
Plot: transsexual, transvestism, singer, musician, betrayal, gender, gays and lesbians, gender bending, musician's life, self discovery, lifestyle, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, kansas, usa, europe, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 7.5
 541
Die Beautiful (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Trisha, a Filipino transgender woman, suddenly dies while being crowned in a beauty pageant. Her last wish was to be presented as a different celebrity on each night of her wake.
Style: lgbt cinema, sincere, psychological, humorous, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: family relations, lgbt, friendship, friendship between men, adopted daughter, transsexual, friend, brother sister relationship, gay lead character, gay slur, father son relationship, beauty pageant ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.2
 6K
Camp (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Misfits in their lives back home, a group of young people live it up at musical-theater camp. While the sports counselor is completely ignored, the kids' spend all their time in rehearsal for a grueling schedule that involves a new show every ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: summer camp, coming of age, love and romance, teenage love, love triangle, artists and showbiz, rock, audition, teenage life, social relations, instructor, rehearsal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Saturday Church (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A 14 year old boy, struggling with gender identity and religion, begins to use fantasy to escape his life in the inner city and find his passion in the process.
Style: lgbt cinema, psychological, sincere, light, sexy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, desire for fame, coming of age, gay teenager, brother brother relationship, fall in love, coming out, gay slur, gay crush, death of father, rejection ...
Time: 21st century
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Edge of Seventeen (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A gay teenager finds out who he is and what he wants, who his friends are, and who loves him, in this autobiographical tale set in middle U.S. in the 1980s. Growing up, learning about life, love, sex, friends, and lovers.
Style: realistic, sexy, sexual, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: gay teenager, homosexuality, coming of age, lgbt teen, gay, first gay sexual experience, gays and lesbians, lgbt, high school, gay sex, coming out, self discovery ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: ohio, usa, midwest, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.9
 11K
G.B.F. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bitter fight for supremacy between the three most popular girls at North Gateway High takes an unexpected turn when their classmate, Tanner, is outed and becomes the school’s first openly gay student. The trio races to bag the big trend in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, sweet, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: coming out, gay teenager, gay, gay lead character, lgbt teen, friends, high school, friendship, lgbt, gays and lesbians, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Henry Gamble's Birthday Party (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Henry Gamble's Birthday Party takes place over 24 hours at the birthday pool party of 17-year-old preacher's kid Henry Gamble. The party guests include adults and teenagers from his church, as well as Henry's "secular" ...
Style: homoerotic, psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, sexy ...
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, gay teenager, teenage protagonist, friendship, self mutilation, friendship between boys, puberty, teenage boy, adultery, birthday party, masturbation ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.1
 3K
Normal (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Midwestern husband and father announces his plan to have a sex change operation.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: transsexual, gender bending, gender, family problems, society, parents and children, unfulfillment, lgbt, sexuality, depression, small town, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: illinois, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.9
 38K
Boy Erased (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church supported gay conversion program.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, sentimental, psychological, queer cinema
Plot: gay teenager, lgbt teen, gay, lgbt, gay rape, religion, coming of age, church, father son relationship, gay sex, gay lead character, teen suicide ...
Place: southern usa, arkansas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Beautiful Thing (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of teenage boys growing up in a working-class neighbourhood of Thamesmead, in south-east London, become aware of their homosexuality. While both were vaguely aware they might be gay, neither had ever acted on their impulses. Once they decide ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sincere, romantic, sweet ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, coming out, homosexuality, gay teenager, lgbt teen, teenage love, gays and lesbians, lgbt, sexuality, friendship, homosexual, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Different for Girls (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, a transsexual, and she has no desire to stir up the past while she's ...
Style: touching, sexy, semi serious, realistic, clever ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: transsexual, nudity (full frontal - brief), coming out, gender bending, gay, romance, friendship, bittersweet, friends, couples, sexual content, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.
Style: psychological, heartbreaking, sincere, thought provoking, touching ...
Plot: human spirit, aids, fighting the system, transsexual, life is a bitch, gay slur, terminal illness, death, gays and lesbians, treatment, casual sex, dying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1986, year 1985
Place: texas, usa, japan, china, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three New York drag queens on their way to Hollywood for a beauty pageant get stranded in a small Midwestern town for the entire weekend when their car breaks down. While waiting for parts for their Cadillac convertible, the flamboyant trio shows ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, road movie, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: transvestism, cross dressing, gay, gender bending, friendship, gay slur, small town, on the road, culture clash, gender, showbiz, cross country ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: nebraska, usa, new york, california, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Geography Club (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At Goodkind High School, a group of students of varying sexual orientation form an after-school club a as a discrete way to share their feelings and experiences.
Style: witty, semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: closeted homosexual, gay teenager, gay, high school, sexual orientation, teenage sexuality, coming of age, friendship, coming out, teenage life, misfit, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1993: after being caught having sex with the prom queen, a girl is forced into a gay conversion therapy center.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing, touching, captivating ...
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, lesbian, religion, teenage sexuality, female sexuality, emotional abuse, gay slur, female protagonist, sex scene, teenager, self acceptance ...
Time: 90s, year 1992, year 1993
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 10K
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Thing About Harry (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two high school enemies, uber-jock Harry and out-and-proud Sam, are forced to share a car ride to their Missouri hometown for a friend's engagement party on Valentine's Day. Things take a turn when Sam learns Harry has come out.
Style: lgbt cinema, feel good, psychological, uplifting, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gay lead character, lgbt, young adult, teenager, love, youth, gay sex, friendship, road trip, couples, bisexual man ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.5
 1K
Cherry Pop (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When Zaza, headliner of a weekly drag show, 'CHERRY POP', refuses to come out of her dressing room, all hell breaks loose backstage. A young newcomer, The Cherry, is hiding a huge secret from the girls while getting ready for his debut ...
Plot: lgbt, female impersonator, camp, drag
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.7
 325
Reach (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A socially awkward band geek, Steven Turano, is planning on killing himself. However, when Clarence, the new quirky kid in school, befriends him, Steven's plans are sidetracked and he reaches beyond his comfort zone forming stronger ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, touching, realistic ...
Plot: teen suicide, gay teenager, friendship, loneliness, depression, father son relationship, bullying, loner, friendship between boys, gay slur, closeted gay, sociopathy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Adventures of Sebastian Cole (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In June, 1983, in Dutchess County, New York, Sebastian Cole joins his mother, step-father, and sister for dinner. Hank, Sebastian's step-father, drops a bomb: he announces he's changing sexes. Sebastian's sister splits immediately for ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, sentimental, humorous, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, high school, transsexual, friendship, family relations, pimp, prom, father son relationship, gender bending, teenage protagonist, small town, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983, 70s
Place: england, chicago illinois, new york state, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Kenneth Williams: Fantabulosa! (2006)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Kenneth Williams was the star of the Carry Ons and Round the Horne. Despite his fame, he led a life full of mental torture as he tried to overcome his homosexuality in 1950s Britain. This film follows his life and eventual death based on the many ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, touching
Plot: performer's life, under the surface, private vs public, artists and showbiz, life is a bitch, hidden truth, celebrity, depression, celibacy, masturbation, diary, gender ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
My Life in Pink (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ludovic is a small boy who cross-dresses and generally acts like a girl, talks of marrying his neighbor's son and can not understand why everyone is so surprised about it. His actions lead to problems for him and his family.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cross dressing, family relations, gender, coming of age, suburbs, gender bending, gay, lgbt, transsexual, lgbt child, understanding, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: belgium, paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 2K
Bruno (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno, whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, friendship, youth, family life, parents and children, coming of age, family problems, prodigy, eccentric family, hopes, society, family relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%