Mambo Italiano is a Canadian film that is both a comedy and a drama. The movie is based on Steve Galluccio's life events. The film talks about an Italian family who end up settling in Canada instead of the U.S. Their son moves out of the family home without being married, which is a shock to his relatives. He then reveals to the family that he is gay. He forms a relationship with his childhood friend, but the friend isn't quite ready to reveal his sexuality to his mother.