Movies like Fiddlers

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Fiddlers (1972)
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Fiddlers (1972)
Original name: Lăutarii
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Leader of a traveling gypsy band from the steppes of Bessarabia (now Moldova), Toma Alistar is a skilled violinist whose fame takes him on tours around European capitals and royal courts. He remains obsessed with his first love, beautiful Leanca who was married elsewhere while Toma was traveling, and spends his life and fortune trying to find her.
Style: family saga
Plot: village, musician, gypsy, impossible love, interracial romance, travel, violinist, countryside
Time: 1800s
Place: romania, hungary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and sentimental films with plots about love, village, countryside, love and romance, musician, romance and love triangle mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Fiddlers: Queen of the Gypsies (1976), Songfest (1964), The Birch Tree (1967), Morning Bells (1967), Gypsy Girl (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Queen of the Gypsies (1976)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This colourful, music-filled and sensual melodrama based on early stories by Maxim Gorky tells the fatal love story between the beautiful and rebellious girl Rada and the handsome horse thief Zobar. The story is set in early 20th century Bessarabia, ...
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, emotional, realistic, serious ...
Plot: opposites attract, tragic love, world, culture clash, social differences, heist, unfulfilled love, love affair, love triangle, couples, society, romance ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
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95%
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Songfest (1964)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Musical about the love story of a tea-picking girl and a fisherman.
Plot: romance, fisherman, folk music, village, countryside, wooing
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53%
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The Birch Tree (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Beautiful but ailing girl is married to a harsh man who doesn't care for her. Only after she dies does he realize that he actually loves her.
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, village, baby, terminal illness, marriage, death, countryside, forest ranger, death in the family
Place: croatia
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52%
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: countryside, falling in love, school, tradition, teacher, bullying, getting home, fall in love, boy meets girl, danger, school teacher, new teacher ...
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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161
travel movies
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violinist movies
331
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Gypsy Girl (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young, lonely, mentaly retarded teenage girl finds solace in burying dead animals after the sudden death of a friend of hers.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: village, countryside, pets, society, family relations, solace, family problems, social relations, church, mental institution, teenage life, youth ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.4
 7K
Guide (1965)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: After being released from prison for Forgery and Theft, Multi-linguist Raju (Dev Anand) reflects on his life as a Guide; his meeting with the daughter of a prostitute, Rosie (Waheeda Rehman), who was unhappily married to Marco (Kishore Sahu), and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic
Plot: fall in love, village, tour guide, forgery, suicide attempt, falling in love, infidelity, family relations, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 60s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Thillana Mohanambal (1968)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A classical bharathanatyam dancer and a nathaswaram player fall in love against the wishes of her family.This movie is about how they try to work things out and that hardships that they have to endure. Dance and music are used as an integral part of ...
Plot: injury, musician, love, attempted murder, wound, blood, dancer, suicide attempt, dance performance, mother daughter conflict, train compartment, prince
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Courthouse on Horseback (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The film follows three characters on a tour of the remote Yunman province of China where they travel with a horse to deal with legal disputes in mountain villages. Government policy is forcing the retirement of "Auntie" Yang (Yang Yaning) ...
Plot: countryside, remote village, marriage, village, suicide, on the road, judge, settlement, travel
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42%
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Henna (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Beautiful Henna Khan lives the life of a gypsy near the river, Jhelum, in Pakistan with her widowed dad, Khan Baba; three brothers, Ashraf, Razzak, and Zaman; and Razzak's wife, Najma. One day she comes across a male body that has been washed ...
Plot: corrupt cop, falling from height, love triangle, unrequited love, accident, gunfight, cave, car accident, death, cave in, love, tragedy ...
Place: pakistan, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Pastorale (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the mountain village comes a group of young musicians in Tbilisi. Here they are going to relax and rehearse. Sad story about the final rupture occurred, the peasants do not sing beautiful old songs, the musicians play music incomprehensible to ...
Plot: cultural difference, village, country girl, rehearsal, drinking, musician, drinking alcohol, periphery, party, alcohol, wine, job ...
Place: georgia (former ussr), caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Nostalgia for the Countryside (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in a small village in North Vietnam, a tale of awakening which traces a growing love triangle between Nham, an earnest and responsible 17-year-old country boy; the charming Ngu, his lonely and naive sister-in-law with whom he works closely in ...
Plot: countryside, brother brother relationship, jealousy, beer, poverty, truck driver, rice, love, teenage boy, vietnamese, truck, farmer ...
Place: vietnam
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39%
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Aashiqui (1990)
Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rahul and Anu Verghese meet on the same day, while both are held by the police on charges of creating a disturbance, and running away respectively. They meet again, and love happens. Rahul helps Anu to be independent, and seek a job. Then Anu is ...
Plot: illegitimate son, model, musician, singer, bus, orphan, breakup, love, lightning, acoustic guitar, airport, guitar ...
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Music Man (2007)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Iran
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ali is son of a well-off family who plays the santoor (an Iranian instrument) and has earned some reputation through his concerts and teaching music but is rejected by his family because of this profession, which they despise. He falls for one of ...
Style: realistic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: musician, rise and fall, couple relations, addiction, drug abuse, rehabilitation, society, unfulfillment, tragic hero, music, family problems, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
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38%
Story of Poor (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: attack, attempted rape, children, vengeance, brothel, arrest, pity, boy meets girl, poor, kill, rich, convoy ...
Place: siberia, tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Moment In Time (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A painter's new muse becomes his nemesis when he discovers her connection to his past.
Plot: painter, violinist, mysterious man, painting, brother sister relationship, windmill, love, hit by a car, musician, teenage girl, death of mother, birthday party ...
Place: paris france, amsterdam
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37%
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Beloved (2011)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: France, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 133 min.
Story: From Paris in the 1960s to London in the first decade of the third millennium, Madeleine and her daughter Véra flit from one amorous adventure to the next, living for the moment and taking all the opportunities that life offers. But not every love ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: love affair, impossible love, father daughter reunion, love and romance, unfulfillment, family relations, unfulfilled love, parents and children, love triangle, tragic love, ex husband ex wife relationship, aids ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: prague, paris france, europe, france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Moonlight Serenade (2009)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jazz musician performs alongside a coat check girl with a beautiful voice in this musical drama from director Giancarlo Tallarico. By day Nate earns his living as a financial manager, but when night falls, he helps the girl with her singing career ...
Style: serious, sexy, sentimental, stylized, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: jazz, artists and showbiz, couples, fall in love, love affair, romance, love and romance, musician's life, fired from the job, musician, singer, sexual content ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Thenmavin Kombath (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The story revolves around Manikyan (Mohanlal), Sreekrishnan(Nedumudi Venu) and Karthumbi (Shobana) and the love triangle between them. Manikyan works for Sreekrishnan and Sreekrishnan sees him like a brother. Once when they both are returning from a ...
Plot: misunderstanding, love triangle, village, language barrier, dispute, honor, feud, punishment, celebration, argument, countryside, father son relationship ...
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Rent (2005)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This rock opera tells the story of one year in the life of a group of bohemians struggling in modern day East Village, New York, USA. The story centers around Mark and Roger, two roommates. While a former tragedy has made Roger numb to life, Mark ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, semi serious, captivating, lyrical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, aids, friendship, bohemian life, musician, eviction, drug abuse, poverty, protest, roommate, coping, lifestyle ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990 ...
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, santa fe new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Pokrov Gates (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Stories from the lives of the tenants of the Moscow's communal apartment: Kostik, who is a college student, lives with his aunt while studying; Arkady Velyurov who is a performing artist; Khobotovs, who are a divorced couple; and Sava, who is ...
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, entertaining
Plot: love, wedding, artist, husband wife relationship, farce, poet, ex husband ex wife relationship, musician, flashback, surrealism, doctor, university ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Buttercup Chain (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Born to twin sisters on the same day in London, France and Margaret are more like brother and sister than cousins. The close relationship between the cousins is suspended when Margaret is sent abroad for schooling. Now a young woman, Margaret ...
Plot: travel, summer, love, nubile woman, incest, cousin cousin relationship, friendship, sexual relations
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Immortal Love (1972)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Amar Prem (Eternal Love) shows a off and on loving relationship between a small boy Nandu and a nautch girl Pushpa (Sharmila Tagore). Pushpa is seperated from her Husband and is brought to Calcutta to work as a Nautch girl. Here she meets Anand ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, true love, village, redemption, starting over, urban, adoption, down on your luck, social differences, breakup, family problems, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 70s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Big Green Valley (1967)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of geologists discover oil under the fields where Sosana, the aged and anachronistic father, raises his herd with his unhappy wife, her friend and his growing boy with whom he displays a wonderful rapport. The land is invaded by big ...
Plot: mountain, oil, husband wife relationship, job, shepherd, livestock, family relations, son, geologist, farm, solitude, cattle ...
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31%
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Passion (1996)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Giorgio, a young soldier, is in love with the married Clara and becomes her lover. But they are separated when Giorgio is posted far away, where he meets the unhappy, unhealthy Fosca who develops a passionate love for Giorgio and tries to make him ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: soldier, love triangle, romance, love and romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, unfulfillment, show tunes, couples, tragic love, impossible love, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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I Come (2000)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: Spain, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Caco is a proud, handsome man, head of a family, and very powerful in the local community. Yet he has been torn to pieces by the death of his beloved daughter. He constantly visits her grave, weeps silently at her photo and has transferred all his ...
Style: emotional, touching, atmospheric, rough, stylized ...
Plot: vengeance, family problems, family tradition, rivalry, loss of daughter, latin, village, flamenco, gypsy, dealing with death, world, siblings relations ...
Time: 20th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 11K
Bombay (1995)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A love story of a good-hearted Hindu man and a beautiful devout Muslim woman who leave their village to marry against the wishes of their parents and move to Bombay to start a fresh life. There they have twin sons and a daughter. But turmoil engulfs ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, serious, realistic, controversial ...
Plot: twins, journalism, forbidden love, separated, family relations, couples, family disapproval, love and romance, romance, society, politics, state affairs ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, 90s, year 1993
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Notre-Dame de Paris (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A musical adaptation of Victor Hugo's novel "Notre Dame de Paris" which follows the gypsy dancer Esmeralda and the three men who vie for her love: the kind hunchback Quadimodo, the twisted priest Frollo, and the unfaithful soldier ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, captivating, compassionate, philosophical ...
Plot: obsessive love, love and romance, impossible love, unfulfilled love, notre dame cathedral, musical performance, tragedy, priest, pageant, hunchback, gypsy, life is a bitch ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
There Lived a Doctor (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young doctor Nikolai Alexandrovich Zaostrovtsev, a fourth generation medical professional, found himself in the Gladuny village directly after the Institute. Neither he himself, nor his father, a town surgeon, expected that he would linger long ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, patient, husband, wife, teacher, village, winter
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Tonic Dominant (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three days in the life of a young clarinetist (Fernando Alves Pinto), who is in love with a violinist (Vera Zimmerman), but can't get her attention. In the first day he feels alone and frail; in the second day what was supposed to be pleasant ...
Plot: classical music, violinist, musician, musical performance, orchestra conductor, orchestra, pianist
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Tango Bar (1987)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Argentina, Puerto Rico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After many years, Ricardo and Antonio, two former partners, will reunite in their Tango Bar in Buenos Aires. Ricardo, the partner still owning the bar, reminiscences the days of their old show "Esto es Tango" while waiting for Antonio.
Style: realistic, serious, anthology
Plot: love triangle, politics, reunion, friendship, political unrest, world, latin, dancer's life, love and romance, state affairs, intrigue, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%