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Dev D (2009)
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Dev D (2009)
Original name: देव .डी
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Dev who, after spurning Paro's love due to a misunderstanding, turns to drugs and vodka for solace. Paro moves on but Dev still is in remorse. He meets Chanda, a prostitute with problems of her own. Dev likes her but his penchant for self-destruction prevents him and Chanda from truly getting together. He also meets sleazy people like Chunni, Chanda's pimp who drags Dev further into self-destruction to further his own needs.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, serious, psychological, romantic, humorous, captivating, psychedelic, intellectual, sincere ...
Plot: tragic love, self destructing, prostitute, drug abuse, drug addiction, romance, social differences, society, human nature, couple relations, slut, pimp, frustration, losing-it hero, addiction, emotional manipulation, drug addict, erotica, heroes, youth, age difference, suicide, love and romance, life is a bitch, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, new delhi, delhi, india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sentimental, humorous and semi serious films with plots about romance, couples, love and romance, bollywood, fall in love, couple relations and society mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Dev D: Aisha (2010), Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007), Namastey London (2007), Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008), In My Pocket (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Aisha (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Aisha is a girl with a simple diktat - everyone's business is her business. Arjun is a boy with even a simpler set of beliefs - Aisha should mind her own business. Caught in the Delhi upper class world with its own set of social rules, Aisha ...
Style: semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: matchmaking, romance, looking for love, couples, event planner, love triangle, lifestyle, best friends, friendship, wedding, women, true love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, new delhi, delhi
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Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Six newly-married, diverse, honeymooning couples face marital bliss and discord, finding out more about themselves, their significant others and life in this happy-go-lucky, quirky drama.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: honeymoon, newlyweds, love and romance, romance, couple relations, social differences, tour guide, couples, crumbling marriage, society, on the road, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Two best friends being convinced that they are not in love search for each other's love.
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, true love, college graduate, best friends, womanizer, looking for love, lifestyle, young lovers, couple relations, love and romance, arranged marriage, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In My Pocket (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A harrowing journey down the dark spiral of drug addiction. As Stephen Jameson's carefully constructed life slowly falls apart, his belief system is shattered when he discovers that he's no longer the functioning addict that he once was.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating
Plot: addiction, romance, drug abuse, life is a bitch, drug addict, pills, couples, society, introspection, drug addiction, drug use, drugs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.6
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Wake Up Sid (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Wake Up Sid! is the story of a lazy Mumbai college student who does absolutely nothing, with a turn of events will Sid realize his potential in this world and become a success in the fast-paced life of Mumbai.
Style: serious, touching, sentimental, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: spoiled brat, age difference, impossible love, fall in love, social differences, romance, love and romance, society, family disapproval, unfulfillment, coming of age, friendship ...
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Married Woman (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: They fall in love before they know its meaning, Lolita, orphaned at an early age & Shekhar, who reaches out & gives her the security she craves.They share joys & sorrows through childhood & adolescence,unknown to them ...
Style: captivating, realistic, atmospheric, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: childhood sweetheart, couples, family relations, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, family problems, family in crisis, social differences, love triangle, parents and children, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: india, asia, kolkata
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.0
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White Nights (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: For a fee of Rs.200/- Ankush Ramdev acted as one among four witnesses to couples who come to register their marriages at the Registrar of Marriages in Dariyaganj, Delhi. One day he comes across a single woman from Nainital and offers his services, ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, touching, captivating, serious
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: true love, generosity, romance, wedding, couples, lovers apart, fall in love, leaving home, longing, love triangle, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 8.1
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Do Your Thing (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Three inseparable childhood friends are just out of college. Nothing comes between them - until they each fall in love, and their wildly different approaches to relationships creates tension.
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, friendship between men, love, painting, fall in love, youth, nostalgia, vacation, understanding, age difference, unlikely couple, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.9
 54K
When We Met (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Depressed after the passing of his father, Dharamraj; as well as his gorgeous girlfriend ditching him, Mumbai-based businessman Aditya Kashyap takes a BEST bus, goes to Chatrapati Shivaji Train Terminus, and boards a train. This is where he meets ...
Style: light, semi serious, humorous, romantic, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, punjab, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
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2 States (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: This is a story about a romantic journey of a culturally opposite couple - Krish Malhotra and Ananya Swaminathan. They meet at the IIM-Ahmedabad College and during the program they fall in love. Complications arise after the program comes to an end ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love, love affair, family feud, romance, family disapproval, couples, meet the parents, society, family gatherings, young love, ethnic slur ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india, punjab, delhi, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Three people, each having different aspirations from life, are caught in a tangle of emotions and don’t know the way out. There’s a husband and wife with love eroding from their life. And there’s a single, happy-go-lucky dude who falls in love ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, emotional, humorous
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, starting over, hopes, couples, family problems, unemployment, couple relations, fall in love, women, affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, new delhi, india, asia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.5
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Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: India
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66%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 188 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sorry if I Want to Marry You (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
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Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 3K
Trishna (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Sweden, India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When her father is killed in a road accident, Trishna's family expect her to provide for them. The rich son of an entrepreneur starts to restlessly pursue her affections, but are his intentions as pure as they seem?
Style: sentimental, emotional, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.3
 407
Turning 30!!! (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Naina's story as she grapples with heartbreak, and a crisis in her advertising career in the face of her 30th birthday. And as she fights her anxiety and fears about being 30 years old, Naina realises there's a lot of growing up to be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, sincere, entertaining ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
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Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love affair, opposites attract, social differences, friendship, romance, couples, tragic love, writer's life, looking for love, society, fall in love, fish out of water ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
LSD: Love, Sex Aur Dhokha (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, experimental, avant garde, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 3K
Total Chaos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Total Siyapaa is an upcoming Hindi romantic comedy film directed by Eshvar Niwas and written by Neeraj Pandey.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 16K
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Country: India
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Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sentimental, romantic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Audience: date night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 7.0
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: ego clash, romance, couples, prodigy, fall in love, unfulfillment, college, obsession, village, egotism, ego, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
60%
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: realistic, humorous, psychological, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: romance, breakup, introspection, couple relations, couples, fall in love, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, african american
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Mumbai-based Kabir Dhiman, who comes from a wealthy building construction family, proposes to his long-time girlfriend, Natasha, much to the delight of both their respective families. He then gets together with one of two of his close friends, Imran ...
Style: realistic, road movie, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A lonely 40-ish man, likely to remain a bachelor, has a chance to find the love of his life when he falls for a vivacious young woman.
Style: emotional, feel good, realistic, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, couples, couple relations, romance, dancer's life, disorder, ambition, love and romance, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, dancer, shyness ...
Place: india, punjab, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.1
 757
G (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Hip Hop star named Summer G falls for a middle to upper class sister while in college. After she rejects him for a fellow social climber, Summer G spends ten years building a Hip Hop empire, then moves to the Hamptons where he finds the ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: love triangle, lifestyle, tragic love, social differences, unfulfilled love, lovers reunited, haunted by the past, love affair, showbiz, infidelity, society, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The daughter of a right-winger, schoolgirl Jing Qiu (Zhou Dong-Yu) is sent to the countryside for reeducation, and tasked to help write a textbook. There she meets Lao San (Shawn Dou), a young soldier with a bright future ahead. Despite the class ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, tragic love, forbidden love, social differences, society, unfulfilled love, youth, revolution, fall in love, love and romance, village, young lovers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%