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Food, Clothing and Shelter (1974)
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Food, Clothing and Shelter (1974)
Original name: रोटी कपड़ा और मकान
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After his father's retirement, the onus is on Bharat to look after his Delhi-based family. He has two younger college-going brothers, Deepak and Vijay, and a sister of marriage age, Radha. Bharat is a graduate, but is unable to secure any employment, much to the frustration of his girlfriend, Sheetal. Vijay takes step to secure his own future, by turning to crime, which is strongly opposed by Bharat, and as a result Vijay leaves the house. Mohan is Sheetal's boss, and finds her very attractive. When he proposes marriage, she accepts, and soon both are married. This leaves Bharat devastated, unable to deal with life, and unable to afford the basic needs of Roti (food), Kapada (clothing), and Makaan (shelter), he must now decide to carry on honestly, or otherwise
Plot: rape, love triangle, house, corruption, poverty, construction, slum, construction worker, satire, graduate, father son relationship, sikh, grief, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death of father, sensuality, strike, brother brother relationship, gold digger, corrupt businessman, labor strike, brother brother conflict, construction site, train tracks, attempted seduction ...
Place: delhi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about love, father son relationship, love triangle, family relations, love and romance, bollywood and brother brother relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like Food, Clothing and Shelter: Shor (1972), Pyar Ka Mousam (1969), Good Deed (1967), Sign of Marriage (1979), Trident (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shor (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Shankar (Manoj Kumar), his lovely wife Geeta (Nanda) and Deepak (Master Satyajeet) are a poor but happy family. Tragedy strikes one day, when Deepak wonders over to the railway tracks. When Geeta rushes in to warn and rescue him, she is run over by ...
Plot: snake, surgery, brother in law brother in law relationship, loss of wife, poverty, cycling, slum, labor strike, widower, rain, death of mother, riding a bicycle ...
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95%
 6.8
 106
Pyar Ka Mousam (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Bollywood classic starring Asha Parekh, Shashi Kapoor and Nirupa Roy
Plot: drunkenness, grief, blindness, adopted son, heir, mental breakdown, boy, picnic, presumed dead, murder, girl, villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.6
 520
Good Deed (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Widowed Radha lives in rural India in the 1960s, along with two sons: Bharat and Puran. While she would like to educate her sons and ensure that they lead good lives, she cannot do so on her own, and must sacrifice the career of one son so that the ...
Plot: soldier, heroine, redemption, cynic, farm, patriot, farmer, cripple, doctor, idealist, countryside, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Sign of Marriage (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Durga and Vikram Singh have been married for years. Vikram has taken to crime in a big way, and as a result has antagonized a rival gangster, Jaggi. Durga gives birth to twins, and Jaggi steals one of them, and sells him to a bootlegger, Pascal. ...
Plot: police, rivalry, crime boss, gangsters, cripple, party, secret, prostitution, warehouse, heart attack, chase, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 7.7
 2K
Trident (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Vijay Kumar is the illegitimate son of a construction baron, Raj Kumar Gupta and his first love, Shanti, whom he gives up in order to marry a wealthy heiress. Raj does not know of this son, who grows up and after his mother's death comes to ...
Style: sentimental, tense, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: rivalry, betrayal, couples, family relations, family business, love affair, true love, parents and children, estrangement, crimes, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 938
Love Sublime (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: As Pandit Shyam Sunder prayed in Bhagwan Shivji's temple on the occasion of Janamashtami, his wife gives birth to a daughter, Rupa, and passes away, leaving her child to bear the brunt of being an ill-omen. Years later, Rupa burns her face from ...
Style: sexual, emotional, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: village, bollywood, romance, social misfits, single parent, society, love and romance, bittersweet, family relations, misfit, pregnancy, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 875
Buddies (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Vijay and Ravi are best friends (hence the name 'Dostana') who do not even question each other about their careers. Vijay, a police officer and Ravi, a lawyer, while the former catches the criminals who smuggle, Ravi on the other hand bail ...
Plot: attempted strangulation, stage, letter, abduction, fistfight, party, framed for murder, car chase, stage performance, song, photograph, best friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 140
Rajput (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Unable to handle the taking of his kingdom by an Indian Government decree, the Maharaja kills himself. His son, Jaipal, takes over as the Maharaja, turns rebel, and refuses to hand over his title and kingdom to the Government. It is in this ...
Plot: family feud, horse riding, feud, rape, bandit, love, mistress, horse, revenge, attempted kidnapping, baby, misunderstanding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 314
Khilona (1970)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Thakur Suraj Singh lives a wealthy lifestyle with his wife; three sons - Kishore, his wife Laxmi & two children Pappu and Laali; Vijaykamal, & Mohan; and an unmarried daughter, Radha. Kishore looks after the family business, while ...
Plot: family relations, prostitute, revelation, unrequited love, brother brother relationship, hypocrisy, grief, deception, lie, pregnant from rape, mental breakdown, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 2K
Sometimes (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A story spanning two generations, where two lovers are forced to marry against their will, but hold onto memories of their romance. Years later circumstances force them to confront their spouses, their children and each other.
Style: touching, sentimental, epic, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love triangle, unfulfillment, romance, young lovers, love and romance, love affair, parents and children, unfulfilled love, true love, destiny, fall in love, bollywood ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Thambikku Entha Ooru (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: woman in danger, chore, kidnapping, father son relationship, kiss, love triangle, village, spoiled brat
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.8
 433
Bombay Talkie (1970)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An English novelist travels to Bombay to watch one of her novels translated to film. She chases after the Movie's leading man while the Screenwriter chases after her.
Style: sexual, stylized, atmospheric, contemplative, talky ...
Plot: culture clash, filmmaking, rich and poor, infidelity, love affair, looking for love, social differences, interracial relations, opposites attract, fall in love, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 4K
Brindaavanam (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Krish (NTR) is the son of a billionaire businessman (mukesh Rishi). He has a girl friend Indu (samantha). Her friend Bhoomi (kajal) wants to pursue her higher studies and lands in trouble when her father (Prakash Raj) wants to marry her to his ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: brother vs brother, deception, love triangle, bus, revelation, truth, rivalry, abduction, fight, father son relationship, family reunited, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 2K
Ram Lakhan (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Sharda (Raakhee) vows vengeance when her husband is murdered by his two evil cousins, Bhishamber (Amrish Puri) and Bhanu (Paresh Rawal), and she and her two young sons are thrown out on the street. Those sons grow into the upstanding police officer ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, gang, rivalry, siblings relations, vengeance, couple relations, bollywood, vigilantism, family relations, destiny, shopkeeper, train tracks ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 196
Prem Pujari (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Ramdev Bakshi is the only son of widower and former Indian Army General Durgaprasad, who has been decorated several times with various medals for bravery shown in the line of duty. Alas this did leave him crippled, after he lost a leg during the war ...
Plot: shot in the leg, singing, cowardice, disguise, court martial, spy, soldier, rifle, cripple, father son relationship, pacifist, false identity ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.5
 278
Itihaas (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Devgan's village simpleton agrees to escort to the city Khanna's charming village belle unaware that he is delivering her only to be exploited by a corrupt landowner.
Plot: love, master servant relationship, loyalty, desire, father son relationship, lust, love triangle, beating, cruelty, dirty old man, damsel in distress, servant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.2
 973
Sapoot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Film starring Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty and Karisma Kapoor
Plot: roundhouse kick, shot in the shoulder, police officer, feud, ambush, insult, interrupted wedding, job interview, prostitute, bomb, suicide, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Happiness & Tears (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Orthodox Indian, Raichand, would like his two sons to live together with him and his wife, and get married to girls' of his choice. One of his sons, Rahul, is adopted, while Rohan is his real son. Rahul falls in love with a poor Indian girl ...
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Plot: forbidden love, reunion, bollywood, family tradition, reconciliation, estrangement, longing, couple relations, love and romance, family conflict, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 30
Phaansi (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film starring Shashi Kapoor, Sulakshana Pandit and Ranjeet
Plot: bandit, police station, villain, police officer, suicide, arson, hanging, surrender, gunfight, attack, love, money lender ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
1942: A Love Story (1994)
Genre: Romance, Action, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: In 1942 the British ruled India, a time when people were either working for the British or rallying for underground meetings and protests against them. Amidst this background, Naren Singh, falls in love with Rajeshwari Pathak. But their romance is ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: rebellion, revolution, british, revolutionary, state affairs, society, young lovers, love and romance, orphan, romance, politics, culture clash ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: india, europe, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 78
Tejasvini (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: India's capital Delhi is the center-point of this story, depicted as a degenerate and corrupt city with Members of Parliament with big criminal rap sheets, ruling the roost, transferring or killing honest police officers, promotion their own ...
Plot: female protagonist, rape, rapist, corruption, woman in uniform, gangster, crime boss, hospital, riot, heroine, organized crime, crime lord ...
Place: delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 1K
Diljale (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Captain Ranvir is assigned the task of apprehending two terrorists named Shaka and Dara. Upon arrival in the region, he meets with and falls in love with Radhika, the daughter of Rajasaheb, who also is a Mantri. The latter approves of him, and ...
Plot: party, binoculars, broken engagement, palace, new identity, shot in the back, father son relationship, suicide pill, anger, cruelty, anti hero, shot in the leg ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 443
Ram and Belram (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Ram and Balram are 2 young boys who live with their loving parents. Their scheming uncle, Jagatpal, however kills the boy's father and mother. Jagatpal lies to the boys that their parents have been killed in an accident and promises to raise ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Plot: orphan, cons and scams, vengeance, reunion, reincarnation, bollywood, school, parents and children, out of the way, estate, disability, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, quarry
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Thousand Colours (2008)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A son deals with the death of his father and examines how their relationship influences him through growing up, romance, tragedy and adventure.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: coming of age, family relations, couples, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, youth, tragic love, father son relationship, marriage, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 6K
Temper (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Daya, a corrupt police officer, is transferred to Vizag and becomes involved with Walter Vasu, a local crook. When Walter kidnaps Daya's girlfriend, Daya goes to war with Water's criminal empire.
Plot: anti heroes, anti hero, gang rape, corruption, dirty cop, corrupt official, motorcycle, fisherman, beach, corrupt cop, mistaken identity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 1K
Ravanaprabhu (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Karthikeyan, a liquor baron, sets out to take back his ancestral house which was usurped by Shekharan. To seek revenge, Karthikeyan abducts Shekharan's daughter and ends up falling in love with her.
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, revenge killing, parent child relationship, wheelchair, real life father and son playing father and son, family feud, father son relationship, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 9K
Josh (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Shah Rukh Khan and Sharad Kapoor are the leaders of the two rival gangs. Aishwarya Rai is Shah Rukh Khan's twin sister. Shah Rukh is in love with Priya Gill. Chandrachur Singh is Sharad Kapoor's younger brother who studies in a catering ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Plot: gang, rivalry, street gang, family relations, twins, love affair, siblings relations, crimes, love and romance, fall in love, bollywood, gang war ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, return home, truck driver, death of father, village, drinking, brother in law sister in law relationship, provincial life, farmer, drink, rice, neighbor ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 38K
Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Devdas is sent away by his father so he can improve himself but upon his return his father still doesn’t welcome him back. Devdas and Paro are in love but Paro is a lower caste and is set to be married to an older widower. Devdas is devastated ...
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, emotional, saga ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, love triangle, unfulfillment, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, family relations, self destructing, fall in love, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1900s, 20th century, 90s
Place: india, london, europe, england, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.4
 57K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, train, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, escapades, crimes, fall in love, bollywood, coal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%