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Trishna (2011)
 6.0
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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, serious, realistic, ambiguous ending, erotic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tragic love, fall in love, injustice, culture clash, couple relations, romance, love and romance, couples, society, innocence lost, unfulfillment, power relations, girl, social injustice, sexual cruelty, rich and poor, abuse, graphic violence, social differences, nudity (full frontal - brief), sexual content, woman, male objectification, drugs/alcohol, stabbed in the chest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sentimental and emotional films with plots about couples, love and romance, society, romance, couple relations, fall in love and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Trishna: Great Expectations (1999), Raja (2003), Personal Belongings (2006), Labour of Love (2014), A Cartomante (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Great Expectations (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, romance, society, rise to the top, charles dickens, hopes, power relations, generosity, rags to riches, orphan, coming of age ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 425
Raja (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Raja is a nineteen year old orphan literally and figuratively scarred by life. Fred is an emotionally bankrupt westerner living amid his plush gardens and palm trees. Set against the backdrop of contemporary Marrakech, Raja is a cross-cultural drama ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, emotional
Plot: age difference, unlikely couple, opposites attract, social differences, fall in love, couples, orphan, love and romance, romance, youth, society, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Personal Belongings (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cuba
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Doctor Ana lives alone because she couldn't bear to leave Cuba when her family sailed away on a raft to the US. Ernesto lives in his car with his belongings in a small case, traveling from embassy to embassy trying to fulfill his dream of ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, sincere
Plot: love affair, impossible love, hopes, romance, love and romance, immigrants, society, couples, fall in love, introspection, couple relations, bittersweet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Labour of Love (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Set in the crumbling environs of Calcutta, Labour of Love is a lyrical unfolding of two ordinary lives suspended in the duress of a spiralling recession.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, sincere, touching, serious ...
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, working class, couples, romance, introspection, society, solitude, bittersweet, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 176
A Cartomante (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rita is about to marry a wealthy physician, Dr. Augusto Vilela. One night, Vilela's best friend, Camilo, is brought to the hospital, dying from an overdose. Vilela saves his life and introduces him to his fiancée. Rita and Camilo fall in love ...
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: friendship, love triangle, fall in love, romance, couples, couple relations, sexual relations, twists and turns, friends, sex scene, fortune teller, psychiatrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 355
Cet amour-l? (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cet Amour-là is an intimate portrait of a legendary love affair. Set against the beauty of the Breton seaside, it is also a film that revels in the insights that Marguerite Duras' writing affords.
Style: emotional, psychological, captivating, serious, sincere ...
Plot: lifestyle, love and romance, hopes, soldier, family relations, couples, destiny, couple relations, wartime life, fall in love, romance, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman discovers the truth about her former lover from the diary that his first wife wrote to their son, Nicholas.
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, emotional, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: romance, tragic love, family relations, couples, fall in love, looking for love, lifestyle, love and romance, baby born, diary, baby, letter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Same Same But Different (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Benjamin Prufer and Sreykeo Solvan. The unexpected and uncertain love story of Sreykeo, a 21 year old bar girl in Phnom Penh and Ben, a young German student traveling to Cambodia on a post graduation summer trip. When Ben ...
Style: touching, sentimental, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: fall in love, unlikely couple, love affair, terminal illness, social differences, love and romance, life is a bitch, society, couples, hopes, culture clash, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cambodia, germany, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.3
 130
The Truce (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Martín Santomé has been woking in an office for the last 50 years, but his life will change when he starts falling in love with a woman named Laura Avellaneda.
Style: emotional, stylized, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, family relations, love affair, romance, elderly, hopes, golden years, couples, gender, fall in love, dealing with death, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thomas Hardy's classic epic remains one of the most popular novels, this TV adaptation vividly depicts the powerful tale of a peasant girl whose life is torn apart by the love and jealousy of two men. Justine Waddell stars as the hapless Child ...
Style: romantic, serious, realistic, gloomy, atmospheric ...
Plot: victorian england, farming, age difference, innocence lost, couples, power relations, injustice, love affair, village, village life, rich and poor, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 353
Eden (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Story of a New England boys' school and of one of the students who is infatuated with an instructor's wife who has Multiple Sclerosis. The woman struggles to show her strict husband how love rather than demands helps the student to ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, gloomy, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 655
The Moth (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: This 1940s drama presents a story of class conflict and its influence on romance. Robert Bradley leaves the shipyards to work in his uncle's furniture business but soon finds himself at odds with the old man. So he becomes a servant for the ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic
Plot: world war one, shipyard, fatherhood, couples, estate, family relations, power relations, society, romance, love and romance, master and servant, love affair ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Room with a View (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lucy Honeychurch (Elaine Cassidy, Ghost Squad) and her nervous chaperone embark on a grand tour of Italy. Alongside sweeping landscapes, Lucy encounters a suspect group of characters — socialist Mr. Emerson and his working-class son George, in ...
Style: captivating, touching, serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: manners, forbidden love, opposites attract, self discovery, couples, lovers apart, love and romance, romance, couple relations, wooing, fall in love, world war one ...
Time: victorian era, 1920s, 1910s, 90s, 20th century
Place: florence, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 123
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Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, serious, contemplative
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 178
God's Sandbox (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 5K
Happy Days (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
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Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Other Woman (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Emilia, a law-school graduate, falls in love with her married boss, Jack. After Emilia marries Jack, her happiness turns unexpectedly to grief following the death of her infant daughter. Devastated, Emilia nonetheless carries on, attempting to forge ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, social ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 566
Anna Karenina (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 354 min.
TV show
Story: Anna and Kitty. Two lives. One of desperate passion that ends in tragedy, the other, an existence made real through love. Two destinies that interweave, giving rise to two, so very different stories, yet lived in pursuit of the same desire- to find ...
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Audience: girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 232
Sofie (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
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Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
For a Handful of Kisses (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 98 min.
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Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Third Person Singular Number (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A woman breaks with traditional Muslim culture by living with her boyfriend before getting married, but when the relationship ends, she must face the harsh consequences of being an outcast in her community.
Style: sentimental, realistic, thought provoking, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: against the rules, self discovery, love triangle, injustice, lovers apart, couples, love and romance, rebellion, society, couple relations, social decay, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Role of Her Life (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Freelance writer in a fashion journal, Claire meets Elisabeth Becker, a movie star. Everything separates them, their characters, their relationships with men, and of course money. Claire is hired as Elisabeth's personal assistant.
Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: date night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 644
Othello (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: interracial relations, downfall, tragic love, vengeance, power relations, betrayal, life is a bitch, couple relations, murder, infidelity, shakespeare, shakespeare's othello ...
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Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 527
Vanaja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological, sexy ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 735
3 Backyards (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An executive, a housewife and a youngster spend a day in their Long Island suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day afternoon.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: society, estrangement, couples, lifestyle, unfulfillment, dull life, human nature, suburbs, couple relations, one day, multiple storylines, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 292
Maya (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: MAYA is a coming of age story set against an outlawed brutal practice of ritual rape still occurring in some parts of India.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, emotional, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, youth, sexual abuse, parents and children, introspection, moral dilemma, religions or cults, kids in trouble, injustice, life is a bitch, society, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 484
Camila Jam (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Camila is in her mid-twenties and her life has been thrown into chaos ever since her boyfriend threw her out of their apartment during a bitter argument. Camila's ambition is to become a writer, and she posts regularly on her blog, entitled ...
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, erotic, gloomy
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), ambition, looking for love, lifestyle, writer's life, love and romance, couple relations, introspection, computers and web, twentysomething life, direction and purpose, internet ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Banaras: A Mystic Love Story (2006)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Banaras: A Mystic Love Story is the name of an Indian Bollywood film directed by Pankaj Parashar released in 2006. The film takes place in the Hindu holy city of Varanasi (the city, once known as Banaras, serves as a destination for the pilgrimage ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, sincere
Plot: hinduism, guru, family relations, love affair, culture clash, social differences, love and romance, society, romance, religions or cults, family problems, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Aadaminte makan abu (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Abu and Aisumma are an aging Muslim couple. Their aspiration is to go for Hajj and they make many sacrifices to achieve this aim. Now in their late 70s, they decide that they will go for Hajj that year. Abu, being a true Muslim, wants to go for Hajj ...
Style: sincere, emotional, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: pilgrimage, religions or cults, aging, couples, couple relations, society, follow your dream, elderly, golden years, dream, malayalam
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Black Candle (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the turn of the century, a widow decides to set her dead husbands business back in the black column. Her efforts to get the mill going again, however, are somewhat submarined by problems with an employee who is accused of murder and her sister ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere, emotional ...
Plot: factory, murder, sculptor, abusive husband, mistress, sibling rivalry, false accusation, power relations, couples, righting the wronged, family relations, injustice ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%