Movies like Everybody's Talking About Jamie

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Everybody's Talking About Jamie (2021)
Everybody's Talking About Jamie (2021)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Story: Feature film adaptation of the musical about a teenager from Sheffield, England who wants to be a drag queen.
Style: lgbt cinema
Plot: teenager, lgbt, female impersonator, high school, lgbtq

Most similar movies to Everybody's Talking About Jamie

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out lgbt cinema, realistic, serious and touching films with plots about teenager, high school, lgbt, gay, lesbian, friendship and gay interest mostly in Drama, Musical and Comedy genres. Some movies like Everybody's Talking About Jamie: It Gets Better (2012), Kate Can’t Swim (2017), Cabaret (1993), Selling Innocence (2005), Hello Again (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, bisexual, tolerance, lesbian, acceptance, bullying, homosexual, gay, teenager, transsexual, hopes
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95%
Kate Can’t Swim (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kate’s best friend Em returns from abroad with a surprising new lover, they embark on a reunion vacation with their partners, but the peaceful getaway quickly becomes emotionally complicated.
Style: lgbt cinema
Plot: lgbtq, caught cheating, lesbian attraction, female in swimsuit, female photographer, lgbt, cheating girlfriend, cheating, cheating on boyfriend, young adult, lesbian kiss, female female kiss ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 8.0
 236
Cabaret (1993)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A filmed stage performance of the 1993 London revival. Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Road to Perdition, Skyfall) directed this new production for the Donmar Warehouse in London's West End. It supposedly only aired on television one time, though ...
Plot: nazi, cabaret, jewish, singer
Place: berlin germany
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83%
Selling Innocence (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mia Sampson's dreams to be a model come true when she's asked to pose for photographs to be displayed on an Internet website for "members only." However, when the owner of the website uses her pictures for exploitation purposes, ...
Plot: modeling, teenager, model, high school, boy girl relationship, stalker, popularity
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 5.1
 380
Hello Again (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ten lost souls slip in and out of one another's arms in a daisy-chained musical exploration of love's bittersweet embrace. A film adaptation of Michael John LaChiusa's celebrated musical, originally based on Arthur Schnitzler's ...
Style: gay cinema, lgbt cinema
Plot: disco, sexuality, love affair, lgbt, sexual fantasy, lesbian lover, opera, gay sex, bisexuality, lesbian relationship, sex scene, lesbian couple ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Saturday Church (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, 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
Plot: gender identity, lgbt, coming of age, gay, black lgbt, gay protagonist, gay son, transvestite, in the closet, gay brother, gay sex, gay crush ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Sunday School Musical (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two competing groups of high school students must rally together and enter a song and dance competition in order to save their church from closing.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, light, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, church, follow your dream, lifestyle, rivalry, music band, friends, teenage love, teachers and students, ambition, save the day, choir ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.5
 68
Rough Winds (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three devastating teenage stories fuse beneath the calm of a quiet, average neighborhood.
Plot: female director, post traumatic stress disorder, suburbs, teenager, closeted gay, anorexia, high school, suicide attempt
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Cherry Orchard (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At an all girl school, a group of girls annually stages a play. This year they pick Anton Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard." After vigorous rehearsals the play faces cancellation because one student gets caught smoking after school.
Plot: high school, theatre play, lesbian, friendship between girls, girl, teenager, japanese schoolgirl
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Holiday Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drag queen takes in a drug addict and her daughter and helps raise the daughter.
Plot: lgbtq, homosexual, gay parent, gay lead character, gay father, african american, christmas, female impersonator, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 141
Angel Dusted (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cautionary anti-drug film based on a true story, made for NBC television. Drama about the effects on Jean Stapleton and Arthur Hill when their teenage son (John Putch, Stapleton's real-life son) gets spaced out on a marijuana joint laced with ...
Plot: denial, mental institution, teenager, high school, drug use, hallucination, family relations, pills, flashback, punch, blood, clinic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.7
 225
Circle of Lies (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Once the most popular girl at Short Beach High, Denise Dixon finds her life turned upside-down after one night of terror. Rumours and violent backstabbing run rife. Life in Short Beach will never be the same.
Plot: bullying, blonde, surfboard, teenager, high school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beach
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.8
 11
Hurt (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mandy White is a cheerleader. Dan LaCoy is a football player. Jason Dobbs is a bully. Eli Barker is an artist. Asia Borg is a foster kid. What they all have in common however, is that they are hurting. Each one deals with their own personal issues ...
Plot: high school, depression, teenager, suicide, shooting, bullying, death, student, alcohol abuse
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
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
Plot: lgbt, lesbian, lgbt teen, emotional abuse, teenage sexuality, religion, female sexuality, sex scene, parent child relationship, self acceptance, teenager, gay slur ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1992, year 1993
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.8
 603
Fast Forward (1985)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Eight young people from Ohio who are dancers, come to New York, to compete in a major talent competition. But when they get there, they learn that they have to wait some time before they take part in it. So they try to do their best to survive in ...
Style: humorous, stylized, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, friends, couples, youth, ambition, hopes, artists and showbiz, music band, follow your dream, music, family relations, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, ohio, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 3K
Freak Show (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
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: touching, social, sentimental, artsy, intellectual
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, high school, self acceptance, transsexual, social misfits, hate crime, parents and children, friendship, teenager, social relations, private vs public ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ 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, queer cinema
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay slur, teacher, high school, revenge, female impersonator, gay culture, gay pride, small town, education, high school teacher ...
Place: texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.4
 2K
Sarafina! (1992)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: South Africa, UK, France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The plot centers on students involved in the Soweto Riots, in opposition to the implementation of Afrikaans as the language of instruction in schools. The stage version presents a school uprising similar to the Soweto uprising on June 16, 1976. A ...
Style: realistic, contemplative, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: apartheid, racism, high school, show tunes, hopes, teachers and students, society, rebelliousness, state affairs, youth, college, human spirit ...
Time: 90s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Juvenile Delinquents -- New World Order (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Broken teens trying to claim something their parents failed to provide - A Future and Purpose.
Style: dark
Plot: teenager, revenge, blood, vigilante, abuse, gang, vengeance, justice
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Miracle of Kathy Miller (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: With the support of her parents (Sharon Gless & Frank Converse), an Arizona adolescent (Helen Hunt) overcomes severe injuries to run in a 10K race.
Plot: running, teenager, high school, female athlete, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, athlete, accident, race, hit by a car, runner ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.8
 47K
Cabaret (1972)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Inside the Kit Kat Club of 1931 Berlin, starry-eyed singer Sally Bowles and an impish emcee sound the clarion call to decadent fun, while outside a certain political party grows into a brutal force.
Style: stylized, sentimental, serious, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: cabaret, transvestism, political unrest, love triangle, opposites attract, fascism, politics, bisexuality, world war two, culture clash, german, state affairs ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: germany, berlin germany, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lost in the Stars (1974)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Musical from the American Film Theatre series, based on the play Cry The Beloved Country.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, oldies, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, friendship, friends, injustice, show tunes, human spirit, discrimination, custody ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rock: It's Your Decision (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The parents of a young man force him to go without rock music for thirty days, and as a result, he discovers how rock music is a tool of Satan to control people.
Style: christian film
Plot: teenager, rock music, teen angst, pastor, christian, sermon, worried mother, mother son relationship, religion
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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?
Plot: gay, lgbt, male male relationship, male homosexuality, repressed sexuality, sexual relations, gay sex, gay interest, lgbtq, werewolf, homosexual, dating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 249
Cutback (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: High School senior Luke Harris (Justin Schwan) dreams of just one thing... pro surfing. With his best friend Casey (Angel Cruz) at his side, they have two goals: surf and party! But Luke's Mom (Raquel Gardner) and especially Dad (Greg Carlson) ...
Style: christian film
Plot: faith, surfing, teenager, youth, christian
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.4
 264K
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: serious, sad, rough, social realism, compassionate ...
Plot: lgbt, homosexuality, drug dealer, first gay sexual experience, gay, african american, parent child relationship, forgiveness, drug addict, revenge, gay slur, childhood friend ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, atlanta georgia, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Schoolgirl Complex (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At an all female high school, a senior of the radio club becomes fascinated with the club's newest member. As graduation nears and the summer heat rises, so does the sexual tension between the girls.
Plot: lesbian teen, thin, female female relationship, lgbtqi, short haired female, girl in school uniform, nubile, high school crush, school club, japanese school, sexy legs, girl wearing a miniskirt ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 9
Matted (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Rose Lee is just a typical high school student trying to figure things out. Her dream is to join the boy's wrestling team, but no one is making it easy for her. Along the way, she'll discover that her most difficult opponent may be herself.
Audience: student film
Plot: psychiatrist, lgbt, lesbianism, wrestling, sexism, sexual identity, high school, student, small town, girl, transsexual, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Marcowe migdaly (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama directed by Radoslaw Piwowarski.
Plot: party, suicide attempt, high school, emigration, teenager, classmate, communism, anti semitism, youth, exile
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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
Plot: lgbt, lgbt teen, gay teenager, birthday party, one day time span, 17 year old, crying, apology, sleepover, cake, teenager, homoeroticism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%