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Chicken Tikka Masala (2005)
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Chicken Tikka Masala (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jimi (Chris Bisson), the Chopra family's only son, gets caught off guard when his high-handed parents (Saeed Jaffrey and Jamila Massey) announce an arranged marriage to Simran (Jinder Mahal), a lovely girl from a respectable family. Problem is, Jimi's gay, so to hide his homosexuality, he spins an ever-more elaborate web of deceit -- but how long can he conceal the truth?
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, realistic, queer cinema
Plot: gay, coming out, arranged marriage, forbidden love, love affair, romance, family life, fall in love, couples, society, opposites attract, lifestyle, culture clash, family gatherings, lgbt, gay relationship, tradition, food, wedding, family relations, love and romance, gays and lesbians, looking for love, gender, medical school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and queer cinema films with plots about couples, love and romance, romance, gays and lesbians, gay, lgbt and gender mostly in Romance, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Chicken Tikka Masala: When the Sea Rises (2004), Mr. Right (2009), Out at the Wedding (2007), East Side Story (2006), Namastey London (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
When the Sea Rises (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An actress, who goes all over rural France with her monologe "Sex and Crime", meets and falls in love with a man, since that moment starts helping him in his plays.
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, feel good, realistic
Plot: starting over, opposites attract, romance, family life, love affair, ocean, couples, family relations, artists and showbiz, actor's life, stalking, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, flanders, belgium
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Mr. Right (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Louise thought she’d met the man of her dreams. But it all went wrong when she introduced him to her gay friends... Harry hates being a TV producer and dreams of leaving his job to travel the world. He loves Alex, an aspiring actor who is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, infidelity, lgbt, breakup, aspiring actor, single parent, looking for love, romance, gender, couple relations, family relations, model ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Out at the Wedding (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After telling her fiancé, Dana, that her entire family is dead, Manhattanite Alex whisks off to her childhood home in South Carolina to serve as bridesmaid at her high-maintenance, estranged sister Jeannie's wedding. As she tries not to steal ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating, queer cinema
Audience: date night
Plot: lesbian, family relations, fall in love, eccentric family, self discovery, lgbt, couples, society, romance, love and romance, looking for love, singleness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
East Side Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this playfully provocative story set amidst the often-turbulent backdrop of gentrification, things get hot when an openly gay white couple moves into an East L.A. neighborhood where the locals have more than skeletons in their closets. The ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, queer cinema
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, interracial relations, romance, lifestyle, gay couple, opposites attract, sexual relations, culture clash, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: romantic, realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: culture clash, parents and children, arranged marriage, looking for love, love triangle, family relations, couples, love and romance, romance, fall in love, couple relations, diaspora ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, england, europe, asia
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46%
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Under One Roof (2002)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's Sex and the City meets The Wedding Banquet for young San Franciscan Daniel Chang, living at home with his clueless, traditional mother. Desperate for a grandchild, she's eager to see him married and spends much of her time planning ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay asian, coming out, family relations, closeted homosexual, opposites attract, couples, lifestyle, love and romance, romance, parents and children, social differences ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Long-Term Relationship (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Tired of the unsatisfying singles scene, Glenn (Matthew Montgomery) answers a personal ad and meets Adam (Windham Beacham), a handsome Southern man seeking a long-term relationship. The two hit it off immediately, but their initial attraction is ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, gay relationship, lgbt, friendship, republican, opposites attract, love and romance, youth, gender bending, looking for love, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Love Breakups Zindagi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Love Breakups Zindagi is a movie which tries to answer the question related to love, breakups and life. A couple and many of their friends experience changes and challenges in their respective lives after attending a wedding.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: fall in love, best friends, couples, breakup, buddies, looking for love, love affair, romance, couple relations, lifestyle, friendship, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, punjab
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 5.3
 833
200 American (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Conrad is a gay man living in NYC. He's also CEO of an ad agency and by nature a control freak. Although Conrad is still in love with Martin (his ex), he hires a young Aussie hustler named Tyler, first for a night and then to work for his ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, unlikely couple, opposites attract, lifestyle, fall in love, looking for love, breakup, couples, love and romance, romance, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, australia, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Men Next Door (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is a fast-paced comedy about a 40-year-old gay man who finds himself dating two equally lovable men - a secure 50-year-old who came out later in life, and an adventurous 30-year-old who wasn't looking for a relationship. What he ...
Style: humorous, captivating, realistic, touching, queer cinema ...
Plot: gay, couples, family relations, love and romance, love triangle, gays and lesbians, lgbt, older man younger man relationship, gay love, lgbtq, boyfriend, coming out ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Eat with Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tired of her bland marriage, Emma moves in with her son Elliot in his downtown LA loft. Elliot is a chef at a lackluster Chinese restaurant facing foreclosure. Also he’s gay – and Emma’s distaste and denial over this has made strangers of ...
Style: sexy, psychological, humorous, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, restaurant, chef, husband wife relationship, coming out, food, gay relationship, gay couple, gay interest, gays and lesbians, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Four More Years (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Political party leader David Holst, one of Sweden's most popular politicians, is handsome, funny, popular and predicted as the country's next prime minister. But what at first appears to be an easy victory turns into a grueling defeat as ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: gay, coming out, politics, political party, fall in love, moral dilemma, love and romance, romance, couples, couple relations, head of state, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sabah: A Love Story (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One day, when Sabah least expects it, she falls in love with the wrong man. She's Muslim, he's not. Unbeknownst to her family, she goes on a whirlwind affair before both culture and love collide.
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, culture clash, social differences, love affair, romance, society, couples, family problems, fall in love, family relations, immigrants, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Everyone (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The perfect gay couple are having a wedding in their backyard and they've invited the family and all their emotional baggage.
Style: humorous, captivating, sentimental, light, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, gay wedding, wedding, romance, coming out, parents and children, eccentric family, couples, friendship, family gatherings, unfulfillment, gender ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 347
Angora Ranch (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Justin is an ad executive whose father sends him on his first solo run to a place in Texas. While driving to his appointment Justin swerves to avoid a rabbit in the road and his car gets stuck in a ditch that just happens to be in front of the home ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, family relations, romance, love affair, self discovery, parents and children, farm, unlikely couple, jazz, gay relationship, lgbt, gay interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 434
Men to Kiss (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The gay couple Tobi and Ernie are being visited by Ernie's old friend Uta. What at first looks like an innocent house-call, turns into an insidious attack on the couple's relationship.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, captivating, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay couple, gay relationship, lgbt, love and romance, fall in love, romance, opposites attract, couples, nightlife, lgbtq, german ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
What's Up, Scarlet? (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scarlet Zabrinski, a successful, hard edged, L.A. matchmaker lives in the shadow of her overbearing mother, Ruth Zabrinski who relentlessly tries to find the perfect man for her daughter. Ben Zabrinski, Scarlet's pot smoking brother, an ...
Style: humorous, captivating, emotional, light, semi serious ...
Plot: lesbian, romance, looking for love, couples, family relations, gender, life turned upside down, thirtysomething life, parents and children, coming out, audition, unemployment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Perfect Wedding (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Christmas is approaching, and Paul's adopted sister Alana is coming home for the holidays. This won't be just a regular family celebration, as she's recently engaged and the weekend will be spent planning her June wedding with her ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, family gatherings, romance, gender, couples, homecoming, cons and scams, lgbtq, christmas, geography, gay wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 486
Leather (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Birch, a young man living in the Catskill Mountains, reunites with his childhood friend from the city, Andrew.
Style: captivating, humorous, melancholic, sexy, psychological ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gay sex, male nudity, childhood friend, homosexual, gay relationship, love and romance, gay couple, youth, fall in love, couples ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Shut Up and Kiss Me (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ben is 35, facing the unsatisfying suburban dating world, and looking for more then just sex. Nightmarish attempts with video dating, bad gym run-ins, and his uproarious friends signing him up with online match-making sites have got him nowhere. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, queer cinema
Plot: gay, looking for love, male nudity, romance, lifestyle, love and romance, gender, opposites attract, couples, thirtysomething life, couple relations, singleness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 319
Alex and Leo (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leo, an advertising executive in his mid-30s, falls in love with Alex who's just gotten out of a long-term relationship. While Alex doesn't quite know how to react to Leo's advances, Leo's facing trouble with Alex's oddball ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sexy, touching, humorous ...
Plot: gay, gay interest, love and romance, romance, couples, gays and lesbians, gender, fall in love, breakup, lgbt, male nudity, drunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 108
Finding Me (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Faybien Allan has it all going on; he's young, stylish, and knows the importance of being seen with hip friends at NYC's trendiest spots. But beneath the sparkle of his nightlife and his stunning good-looks, is a man buckling under his ...
Style: humorous, psychological, captivating, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: gay, romance, self discovery, looking for love, gender, hopes, couples, black lgbt, friendship, african american, road trip, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 670
I Do...Knot (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sebastian is very lucky with women, going to parties and getting drunk every night. His mother asks him to change his way of life but he refuses to stop partying and meeting new women. One day, after one night of serious partying he wakes up with a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: romance, couples, couple relations, womanizer, fall in love, family relations, parents and children, wedding, love and romance, battle of the sexes, singleness, lifestyle
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 316
Oh Happy Day (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jonathan and David meet at a black tie dinner and end up spending the night together at Jonathan's London flat. The challenges begin when Jonathan's nine–year–old daughter bounds into the bedroom very early the next morning. However, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, interracial relations, breakup, unlikely couple, true love, love affair, workplace romance, couples, romance, lifestyle, workplace, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
My Beautiful Laundrette (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A British-Pakistani man renovates a rundown laundrette with his male lover while dealing with drama within his family, the local Pakistani community, and a persistent mob of skinheads.
Style: sexy, romantic, affectionate, art house, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, racism, homosexuality, closeted homosexual, gays and lesbians, pakistani, lgbtq, politics, culture clash, romance, gender, immigrants ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 606
Ball & Chain (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Somewhere in the middle of Texas, Ameet (Sunil Malhotra) and Saima (Lisa Ray) have a problem. They were perfectly happy avoiding each other until their parents set them up to get married. The reluctant couple decide to do whatever it takes to break ...
Style: humorous, captivating, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: wedding, romance, couples, family relations, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, family gatherings, parents and children, arranged marriage, love, rivalry, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 644
Suzie Gold (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Suzie Gold is a twentysomething torn between the nice Jewish boy her family is keen on and the non-Jewish boy she loves.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love and romance, couples, society, family relations, parents and children, family gatherings, fall in love, love triangle, interracial relations, unrequited love, judaism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Introverted Weichung has been married to Feng for nine years. They have one son together, and Feng would like to have another child with him. One day Stephen, an old friend who now organises weddings, appears and encourages Weichung to return to the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: gay, wedding, romance, couple relations, couples, family relations, rejection, old friend, job promotion, friendship, gay teenager, lgbt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Barcelona Summer Night (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 2012 the comet Rose crossed the skies of the city of Barcelona and its magic that night caused 346 love stories flourish. An atmosphere of dreams, hopes and desire mixed to give a special connection between people. From these stories six are the ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: gay, couples, true love, childhood love, first love, love affair, young lovers, romance, couple relations, fall in love, young couple, multiple storylines ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Violet Tendencies (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A woman tries to distance herself from her gay friends in an effort to land a straight boyfriend.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, looking for love, friends, couples, best friends, gender, fashion, lgbt, thirtysomething life, gays and lesbians, lifestyle, midlife crisis ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%