Movies like Love at First Sight

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Love at First Sight (1975)
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Love at First Sight (1975)
Original name: Любовь с первого взгляда
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Murad, a Muslim guy brought up in the noisy yard of Tbilisi, falls in love with a Belorussian girl Anya, who lives in the same neighborhood, though Anya is impervious to Murad’s feelings.
Plot: islam, muslim, christian, christianity
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), tbilisi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, stylized and christian film films with plots about love, islam, muslim, friend, religion, friendship and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Love at First Sight: The Guardian (2012), Ashik Kerib (1988), Melodies of the Vera Quarter (1973), Falling Leaves (1966), The White Caravan (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Guardian (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After 16 years of imprisonment, 40-years-old Gogliko is released from jail. He doesn't exactly know what he did that deserved 16 years of jail time. A free man, a changed country awaits him. His personal life has drastically altered. His ...
Place: caucasus, tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
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Ashik Kerib (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Wandering minstrel Ashik Kerib falls in love with a rich merchant's daughter, but is spurned by her father and forced to roam the world for a thousand and one nights - but not before he's got the daughter to promise not to marry till his ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: romance, countryside, true love, homecoming, on the road, family relations, couples, love and romance, obsessive quest, adventure, islam, merchant ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: caucasus, georgia (former ussr), azerbaijan
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Melodies of the Vera Quarter (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This musical is based on old Georgian vaudevilles and plays. The early 20th century. Old Tiflis is in confusion and turmoil. A mysterious fairy is helping the poor Pavle’s family: real wood is burning in his old, neglected fireplace, wherein a pot ...
Plot: fall in love, family relations, love, father daughter relationship, ballet, falling in love, poverty, theft
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr), caucasus
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80%
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Falling Leaves (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State.
Plot: student, university, job, boy meets girl, male female relationship, family relations, love, friend, best friend, young man, graduation, factory ...
Place: russia, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
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The White Caravan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martia, an experienced shepherd together with others is moving his herd to the winter pastures. The life of the shepherds is mundane and complex to the extent that even a minor mistake is fraught with serious consequences. Martia’s older son ...
Plot: boy meets girl, pity, urban setting, wind, herd, city, new life, countryside, lost, manager, choice, shepherd ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus
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62%
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The Entreaty (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Based on the poems “Aluda Ketelauri” and “The Guest and the Host” by the classic of Georgian literature Vazha Pshavela This film opens Tengiz Abuladze’s trilogy (“The Plea”, “The Wishing Tree”, “Repentance”), which discusses ...
Plot: crying woman, death, murder, crying, tradition, countryside, exile, severed arm, small community, enemy, sacrifice, grave ...
Place: chechnya, caucasus, georgia (former ussr), russia
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60%
Verses of Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ayat-Ayat Cinta is a beautifully portrayed Islamic love story – a tale of a virtuous Muslim protagonist who overcomes all obstacles of life maintaining pure ideals.
Style: philosophical, mind bending, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: islam, muslim, religion, student, life changing experience, human relationship, doubts and hesitations, love affair, bittersweet, young man, loneliness, life ...
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
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59%
Story of Poor (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: arrest, prisoner, wedding, rape, revenge, friend, escape, compassion, servant, love, death of father, prison ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), siberia, tbilisi
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Gikor (1982)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A village boy meets his tragic fate when he is sent to the city to work for a rich trader.
Plot: family relations, armenian, boy, father son relationship
Time: 19th century
Place: caucasus, armenia, tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
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54%
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Two A Penny (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in London's Swiinging Sixties, Cliff Richard plays Jamie Hopkins, an art student whose desperate need for money leads him to dabble in the underworld of drug dealing. Cliff has stated that Two A Penny, his most dramatically challenging ...
Style: christian film
Plot: landlady, religious conversion, doctor, religion, christian, drug dealer, singer, drugs, thief, christianity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother son relationship
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54%
The Wishing Tree (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 107 min.
Story: This poetic parable is part of Tenghiz Abuladze’s cinematic triptych: “The Supplication” – “The Wishing Tree” – “Repentance”. The place is Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. That’s how director Tenghiz Abuladze ...
Plot: boy meets girl, tree, priest, love, tragedy, male objectification, christianity
Place: georgia, russia, georgia (former ussr), caucasus
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50%
The Terrorist (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ali Abd-El-Zaher is a member of an Islamic radical group which has been launching attacks against the government and the society under the orders of the spiritual leader Brother Saif. Ali manages to assasinate an officer, but as he escapes from the ...
Plot: surgeon, terrorist, islam, polygamy, video store, love, car accident, patriotism, redemption, tour bus, religion, assassination plot ...
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49%
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: fall in love, getting home, bullying, love triangle, library, marriage, rain, love, boy meets girl, new teacher, teacher, tradition ...
Place: georgia (former ussr)
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47%
Hello, That's Me! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Artyom (Armen Dzhigarkhanyan) is a scientist who buries himself in his work after the woman he loves dies during the war. He is informed of his sweetheart's death by a young woman, and soon love blossoms between the lonely doctor and the ...
Plot: red army, lost love, loyalty, friendship, love, friend, armenian, physicist, world war two, russian, cosmology, kiss ...
Place: armenia, caucasus, russia, ussr, yerevan ...
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46%
Aakasha Gopuram (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: The film, in Malayalam and made by the Indian film maker K P Kumaran, AkashaGopuram is set among the Indian immigrant community in London and tells the story of Albert Samson (Mohanlal), a middle-aged architect who has clawed his way to prominence.
Plot: church, architect, ambition, anti hero, selfishness, christian, anti heroes, malayalam, indian lead
Place: london
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46%
The Confession (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Story: The Confession (1990) survives in Parajanov: The Last Spring (1992) in its original camera negative. It remained unfinished due to the death of Sergei Parajanov. The Confession (1990) was his favorite screenplay, which was written in the 1960s and ...
Plot: gulag, prison, confession, genius, kgb
Place: armenia, russia, caucasus, ukraine, georgia (former ussr) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Tbilisi, I Love You (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Following "Paris, Je t'aime" "New York,I Love You" and "Rio, Eu Te Amo" “Tbilisi, I Love You” has become the next film in the “Cities of Love” franchise.
Style: atmospheric, touching, sexy, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: love affair, romance, friendship, couples, culture clash, fall in love, couple relations, city life, sexual relations, sexual content, love and romance
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
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45%
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Heiran (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: During the rule of Taliban in Afghanistan, about 3 million illegal Afghani immigrants entered Iran and caused numerous problems for the Iranian society to accept them. This film depicts the story of a 17 year old rural girl by the name of Mahi ...
Plot: interracial marriage, passion, kidnapping, homecoming, koran, chicken, border crossing, construction worker, peasant, marriage, cousin cousin relationship, honor ...
Place: afghanistan, iran
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Ceddo (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Senegal, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When King Demba War sides with the Muslims, the Ceddo kidnap his daughter, Princess Dior Yacine, to protest their forcible conversion to Islam.
Plot: bow and arrow, muslim, archer, slave trade, princess, king, kidnapping, islam, religious fanatic, haircut, fire, murder ...
Time: 17th century
Place: africa
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41%
Fleeing from Evil to God (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Five men escape to a remote island in order to fight the Devil.
Style: allegory
Plot: devil, faith, islam, propaganda, muslim, religion, temptation
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, Spain, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young man upsets his Punjabi family when he falls in love with an Irish schoolteacher.
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: muslim, culture clash, racism, family relations, romance, arranged marriage, forbidden love, tragic love, society, immigrants, marriage, irish ...
Time: 70s
Place: glasgow scotland, scotland, spain, manchester, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Nikaah (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Nikaah is a 1982 Hindi film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Raj Babbar, Deepak Parashar and Salma Agha in her Hindi movie debut role. The film also had Asrani, Iftekhar and Gufi Paintal in support roles. The films music is by ...
Plot: newspaper editor, newspaper, remorse, workaholic, wedding night, love triangle, divorce, failed marriage, divorced divorcee, remarry, muslim
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39%
Deedar-E-Yaar (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Childhood pals Javed (Rishi Kapoor) and Akhtar (Jeetendra) will do anything for each other, but their loyalties are tested when they fall in love with the same woman. For Javed, it's love at first sight when he meets the beautiful Firdaus. But ...
Plot: sacrifice, courtesan, friend, wedding, muslim, plan, marriage, love, friendship, nobleman, unrequited love, love triangle
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39%
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Behind The Sun (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Samir Majan a young man born and raised a Muslim in the Middle East attends college in America. While at college Samir becomes a Christian, and must go home and face his family.
Style: christian film
Plot: airport, friend, christian, airplane ticket, outcast, islam, religious conversion, church, prayer, religious differences, underground movement, friendship ...
Place: middle east
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39%
Of Skin and Men (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Tunisia, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Amel is a young photographer. When she loses her husband, her life changes. Encouraged by her father-in-law, she takes a taste of life by photographing street boys. Without fear of being scandalous, she makes the choice to look at men as men look at ...
Plot: father in law, erotic photography, girl wearing a miniskirt, hijab, art gallery, hit by a car, woman wearing a red dress, female empowerment, pubic hair, death of husband, sex in public, koran ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tunisia, north africa
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39%
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Vanechka (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young girl dreaming to become an actress goes through hell with an orphan baby on her hands. The whole world seems to be against her. She meets the love of her life when there is no one to stand by her.
Plot: love, adoption, children's home, restaurant, economic crisis, kidnapping, sleeping, part time job, children, pistol, tv, sleeping in a car ...
Place: moscow russia
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38%
Once Upon a Time There Was a Singing Blackbird (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Gia is a carefree young percussionist who works at a theater in Tbilisi, capital of Georgia. He lives in a small apartment with his mother. Gia spends his days flitting from friend to friend, lover to lover, avoiding any responsibility, and never ...
Plot: orchestra, orchestra conductor, musician, rehearsal, flirting, drummer, time, urban setting
Place: tbilisi, caucasus, soviet union, georgia (former ussr), russia ...
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37%
The Blue-Veiled (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An elderly owner of a tomato farm and sauce factory, after his wife's death, falls in love with one of the workers of the factory endangering his relationship with his daughters and in-laws. While everybody in the big family persuades the old ...
Plot: persian, female director, son in law, poverty, older man younger woman relationship, worker, manager, dysfunctional family, blue, factory owner, factory, iranian ...
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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White Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Debbie, a working class single mother from Leeds, moves her family to Bradford, where they find themselves in an ethnic minority. Daughter Leah must adapt to being the only white girl at school.
Plot: islam, abusive husband, hijab, racism, muslim, alcoholic, domestic violence, alcohol abuse
Place: yorkshire, england
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And Then We Danced (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden, Georgia, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Merab has been training since a young age at the National Georgian Ensemble with his dance partner Mary. His world is suddenly turned upside down when the charismatic and carefree Irakli arrives and becomes both his strongest rival and desire. In ...
Style: gay cinema, disturbing, romantic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: dancing, gay, dancer, gay slur, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, coming out, love, gay romance, gay sex, friendship, gay lead character ...
Time: contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), tbilisi, georgia
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33%