Tags: movies similar to Y Tu Mamá También (2001) - full list
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Blonde girls, Friends|
For Tobe, a nerdy, horny, frizzy-haired cineaste who doesn't quite fit in with the average contemporary teen, the pinnacle of womanhood is Monica Velour, a soft-core actress who reached the zenith of her career in the 1980s. When Tobe learns that his love idol is headlining hundreds of miles away at the Gentlemen's Petting Zoo in Indiana, he drives off with carefree glory, filled with the hope of meeting her.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship|
|Style||Explicit scenes, Touching|
A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.
|Characters||Gay, Rabbits, Fathers, Poor|
|Plot||Love, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||Fascinating, Touching, Serious|
In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the coast of Italy in a quest to find Mike's estranged mother. Along the way they turn tricks for money and drugs, eventually attracting the attention of a wealthy benefactor and sexual deviant.
|Country||Denmark, Germany, France, Belgium|
|Characters||Family, Fathers, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Love with age difference|
|Style||Soulful, Explicit scenes|
A man named Seligman finds a fainted wounded woman in an alley and he brings her home. She tells him that her name is Joe and that she is nymphomaniac. Joe tells her life and sexual experiences with hundreds of men since she was a young teenager while Seligman tells about his hobbies, such as fly fishing, reading about Fibonacci numbers or listening to organ music.
|Plot||On real events, Passion, Love triangle, Jealousy, Seduction|
|Style||Atmospheric, Explicit scenes, Serious|
While traveling in Paris, author Henry Miller and his wife, June, meet Anais Nin, and sexual sparks fly as Nin starts an affair with the openly bisexual June. When June is forced to return to the U.S., she gives Nin her blessing to sleep with her husband. Then, when June returns to France, an unexpected, and sometimes contentious, threesome forms.
|Plot||Passion, Life, Family life|
Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.
|Characters||Blonde girls, Students, Girlfriends, Lovers, Neighbors|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Breakup, Love triangle|
|Place||Paris, France, Cemetery|
Murphy is an American living in Paris who enters a highly sexually and emotionally charged relationship with the unstable Electra. Unaware of the seismic effect it will have on their relationship, they invite their pretty neighbor into their bed.
|Plot||Love, On real events, Dancing, Passion, Friendship|
|Place||School, Party, France, Deserts, Beach|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Explicit scenes|
Biarritz. Sixteen-year-old George, the high school hottie, falls in love with Alex. To get his attention, she initiates a group game with Alex, Nikita, Laetitia and Gabriel. They will discover, test, and push the limits of their sexuality.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Country||France, USA, United Kingdom, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Germany, Netherlands, Argentina|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Passion, Friendship, Snow|
|Style||Inspirational, Atmospheric, Explicit scenes|
Dean and Sal are the portrait of the Beat Generation. Their search for "It" results in a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Love, Revenge, Passion, Friendship, Loneliness|
|Place||School, College, USA, Small cities|
|Style||To cry, Soulful|
Amy, a naive college graduate who believes she's destined to be a great poet, begrudgingly accepts a job at a sex shop while she pursues a mentorship with reclusive writer Rat Billings.
|Genre||comedy, drama, adventure|
|Country||United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, South Africa, USA|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness|
|Style||To cry, Inspirational, Vital signs, Touching|
Hector is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his girlfriend, Clara, he feels like a fraud: he hasn’t really tasted life, and yet he’s offering advice to patients who are just not getting any happier. So Hector decides to break out of his deluded and routine driven life. Armed with buckets of courage and child-like curiosity, he embarks on a global quest in hopes of uncovering the elusive secret formula for true happiness. And so begins a larger than life adventure with riotously funny results.
|Genre||drama, adventure, biography|
|Plot||On real events, Survival, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness|
|Style||Psychological problems, Inspirational, Soulful, By books, Fascinating|
A woman with a tragic past decides to start her new life by hiking for one thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail.
|Genre||fantastic, comedy, melodrama, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Apocalypse, End of the world, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness|
|Style||Romantic, Gloomy, Black humor, Touching|
As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
|Characters||Teens, Writers, Disabled people, Friends, Nurses|
|Plot||Time travel, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||Kind, To cry, Cute, Black humor, Touching|
Having suffered a tragedy, Ben becomes a caregiver to earn money. His first client, Trevor, is a hilarious 18-year-old with muscular dystrophy. One paralyzed emotionally, one paralyzed physically, Ben and Trevor hit the road on a trip into the western states. The folks they collect along the way will help them test their skills for surviving outside their calculated existence. Together, they come to understand the importance of hope and the necessity of true friendship.
|Characters||Teens, Serial killers, Psychopath, Bikers, Writers|
|Plot||Money, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness, Death|
|Style||Tense, Black humor, Depressive, Disturbing|
Lonely widow Joyce rents out a room in her house and becomes dangerously obsessed with one of her guests.
|Characters||Teens, Lesbians, Pregnant, Writers|
|Plot||Travel, Revenge, Money, Friendship, Loneliness|
Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes Elle to come to terms with her past and Sage to confront her future.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, biography|
|Characters||Gay, Thieves, Writers, Friends, Cats|
|Plot||Love, Friendship, Depression|
|Time||New Year, World War II|
|Style||Atmospheric, Smart, Fancy, Gloomy|
Neal Cassady is living the beat life during the 1940s, working at The Tire Yard and and philandering around town. However, he has visions of a happy life with kids and a white picket fence. When his girlfried, Joan, tries to kill herself he gets scared and runs away. But when Joan reappears will he take the chance at that happiness, or will he turn his back on it?
|Plot||Passion, Obsession, Friendship|
|Place||Beach, USA, New York|
|Style||Soulful, Fascinating, Gloomy, Touching, Depressive|
A gauzy summer in South Brooklyn. Lila, an awkward adolescent girl, passes her time breaking into beach homes and tagging along on dates between her pretty friend Chiara and Chiara's new boyfriend, Patrick. Lila decides this will be the summer she loses her virginity, too—her interest is piqued when she meets Sammy, an older boy reputed to sleep with just about anyone. Yet Lila's attempts at sexual conquest risk taking her beyond her limits, and into dangerous uncharted territory.
|Plot||Basketball, Friendship, Loneliness, Love with age difference|
|Style||To cry, Soulful, Touching|
Gus Van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help from his new mentor Jamal receives a scholarship to a private school.
|Characters||Students, Writers, Friends, Fathers, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Travel, Chess, Wedding|
|Place||Village, Russia, College, USSR, USA|
Tracy, a lonely college freshman in New York, is rescued from her solitude by her soon-to-be stepsister Brooke, an adventurous gal about town who entangles her in alluringly mad schemes. Mistress America is a comedy about dream-chasing, score-settling, makeshift families, and cat-stealing.
|Style||Soulful, Fascinating, Serious|
On a mission to sell his last remaining prize hog and reunite with old friends, an aging farmer abandons his foreclosed farm and journeys to Mexico. After smuggling in the hog, his estranged daughter shows up, forcing them to face their past and embark on an adventurous road trip together.
|Characters||Gay, Babysitting, Writers, Girlfriends, Housewives|
|Plot||Money, Friendship, Loneliness|
|Place||Metro, Hospitals, Hotels, USA, New York|
|Style||To cry, Smart, Tense, Touching|
Desperate to be rid of her toddler, a dissatisfied Beverly Hills housewife hires a stranger to babysit and ends up getting much more than she bargained for.
|Characters||Dogs, Artists, Photographers, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Cars, Fight, Money|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Party, Deserts, Beach, USA|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Makes me think|
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.
|Characters||Family, Writers, Friends, Single mothers, Mothers|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Loneliness, Jealousy|
|Place||USA, Small cities|
Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.
|Characters||Gay, Friends, Teachers|
|Plot||Friendship, Love triangle, Hip Hop|
|Style||Explicit scenes, Touching, Serious|
Carla and Bruno believe they have answers for everything until Rai appears in their lives, an attractive and mysterious young who lives outside the rules. In this story about love and friendship, boundaries dissolve by the rhythm of funky and break to offer a provocative, exciting and deeply touching vision about romantic relationships.
|Style||Vital signs, Touching, Serious|
OCTOBER BABY is the coming of age story of a beautiful and naive college freshman who discovers that her entire life is a lie and sets out on a road trip with a host of misfits to discover herself and the answers she craves.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, history|
|Country||Germany, Austria, Luxembourg|
|Plot||Wedding, Friendship, Loneliness, Love triangle, Jealousy|
|Style||Romantic, Gloomy, Touching, Serious|
A love triangle forms between post-Enlightenment writer Friedrich Schiller and two sisters -- one who became his wife, and the other, his biographer.