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20 best movies like Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

List of the best movies like Y Tu Mamá También (2001): Meet Monica Velour, Don Jon, Lolita, My Own Private Idaho, Nymphomaniac: Vol. I, Sex Drive, Henry & June, Sexual Chronicles of a French Family, Love, Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story).

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Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersBlonde girls, Friends
PlotPassion, Friendship
StyleSoulful, Fancy

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.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:30
CharactersWomanizers
PlotLove, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship
StyleExplicit 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.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, USA
Duration02:17
PlotTravel, Obsession, Jealousy, Love with age difference, Seduction
StyleExplicit scenes

Urbane professor Humbert Humbert marries a New England widow to be near her nymphet daughter.

Markimdb: 7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
CharactersGay, Rabbits, Fathers, Poor
PlotLove, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness, Death
StyleFascinating, 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.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama
CountryDenmark, Germany, France, Belgium
Duration01:57
CharactersFamily, Fathers, Mothers
PlotLove, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Love with age difference
StyleSoulful, 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.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotTravel, Friendship, First love, Jealousy

A high school senior drives cross-country with his best friends to hook up with a babe he met online.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, biography
CountryUSA, France
Duration02:16
CharactersWriters, Womanizers
PlotOn real events, Passion, Love triangle, Jealousy, Seduction
PlaceParis
StyleAtmospheric, 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.

Markimdb: 5.3
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance
Duration01:25
CharactersTeens
PlotPassion, Life, Family life
PlaceFrance
StyleExplicit scenes

Three generations of a French family open up about their sexual experiences and desires after young Romain is caught masturbating in his biology class.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:21
CharactersBlonde girls, Students, Girlfriends, Lovers, Neighbors
PlotLove, Passion, Relationship, Breakup, Love triangle
PlaceParis, France, Cemetery
StyleExplicit scenes

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.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryFrance
CharactersTeens, Students
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Passion, Friendship
PlaceSchool, Party, France, Deserts, Beach
TimeSummer
StyleAction, 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.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure
CountryFrance, USA, United Kingdom, Mexico, Canada, Brazil, Germany, Netherlands, Argentina
Duration02:20
CharactersWriters
PlotAdventure, Travel, Passion, Friendship, Snow
PlaceCemetery
StyleInspirational, 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.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersFriends, Poets
PlotLove, Revenge, Passion, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceSchool, College, USA, Small cities
StyleTo 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.

Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Canada, South Africa, USA
Duration01:54
CharactersPsychiatrists
PlotLove, Adventure, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceEngland
StyleTo 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.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genredrama, adventure, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
PlotOn real events, Survival, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceNature
StylePsychological 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.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersDogs, Friends
PlotApocalypse, End of the world, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleRomantic, 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.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersTeens, Writers, Disabled people, Friends, Nurses
PlotTime travel, Travel, Friendship, Loneliness, Death
PlaceUSA
StyleKind, 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.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersTeens, Serial killers, Psychopath, Bikers, Writers
PlotMoney, Obsession, Friendship, Loneliness, Death
StyleTense, Black humor, Depressive, Disturbing

Lonely widow Joyce rents out a room in her house and becomes dangerously obsessed with one of her guests.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:00
CharactersTeens, Lesbians, Pregnant, Writers
PlotTravel, Revenge, Money, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceUSA
StyleSoulful, Tense

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.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:32
CharactersGay, Thieves, Writers, Friends, Cats
PlotLove, Friendship, Depression
PlaceMexico
TimeNew Year, World War II
StyleAtmospheric, 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?

Markimdb: 5.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens
PlotPassion, Obsession, Friendship
PlaceBeach, USA, New York
StyleSoulful, 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. 

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:11
CharactersTeachers, Writers
PlotBasketball, Friendship, Loneliness, Love with age difference
PlaceNew York
StyleTo 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.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersStudents, Writers, Friends, Fathers, Mothers
PlotLove, Adventure, Travel, Chess, Wedding
PlaceVillage, Russia, College, USSR, USA
StyleFancy, Heartbreaking

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.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama
CountryMexico
PlotTravel, Friendship
PlaceMexico
StyleSoulful, 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.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, short
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersGay, Babysitting, Writers, Girlfriends, Housewives
PlotMoney, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceMetro, Hospitals, Hotels, USA, New York
StyleTo 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.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:21
CharactersDogs, Artists, Photographers, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Passion, Cars, Fight, Money
PlacePsychiatric hospitals, Party, Deserts, Beach, USA
TimeHalloween
StyleLight, 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.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersFamily, Writers, Friends, Single mothers, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Loneliness, Jealousy
PlaceUSA, Small cities
StyleTouching

Set nearly a decade after the finale of the original series, this revival follows Lorelai, Rory and Emily Gilmore through four seasons of change.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountrySpain, Brazil
Duration01:41
CharactersGay, Friends, Teachers
PlotFriendship, Love triangle, Hip Hop
StyleExplicit 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.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama
CountryUSA
CharactersLawyers, Friends
PlotTravel, Adoption
PlaceCollege, Hotels
StyleVital 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.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
CharactersTeens
PlotPassion
StyleExplicit scenes

Feeling pressured to become more sexually experienced before she goes to college, Brandy Klark makes a list of things to accomplish before hitting campus in the fall.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genremelodrama, drama, history
CountryGermany, Austria, Luxembourg
CharactersWriters, Sisters
PlotWedding, Friendship, Loneliness, Love triangle, Jealousy
PlaceGermany
Time18th century
StyleRomantic, 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.





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