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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, construction, corruption, poverty, slum, father son relationship, graduate, grief, gold digger, sensuality, sikh, death of father, satire, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, strike, brother brother relationship, corrupt businessman, construction worker, labor strike, attempted seduction, brother brother conflict, drunken girl, construction site ...
Place: delhi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and emotional films with plots about love, love and romance, bollywood, family relations, rivalry, brother brother relationship and murder mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like Food, Clothing and Shelter: Shor (1972), Pyar Ka Mousam (1969), Sign of Marriage (1979), Good Deed (1967), 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: muslim, riding a bicycle, rain, friendship, father son relationship, hopes, death of wife, brother in law brother in law relationship, surgery, labor strike, slum, loss of wife ...
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95%
 6.3
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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: boy, death, picnic, love, drunkenness, mental breakdown, heir, adopted daughter, blindness, presumed dead, murder, adopted son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, police inspector, illegitimate child, heart attack, prostitution, warehouse, motorcycle, remorse, cripple, attempted murder, drunkenness, gangsters ...
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68%
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 580
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: handicapped, countryside, bitterness, doctor, redemption, cynic, patriotism, farm, village, soldier, farmer, heroine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 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: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, sentimental
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, love and romance, on the run, single parent, dishonesty, crimes, family relations, couples, estrangement, love affair, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india, new delhi
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59%
 6.9
 1K
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: sexy, realistic, serious, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: village, romance, society, social misfits, misfit, love and romance, single parent, bittersweet, couples, family relations, looking for love, parents and children ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 989
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 172
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: horse riding, feud, bandit, death of father, love, love triangle, horse, revenge, baby, rape, attempted kidnapping, mistress ...
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49%
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Vaaranam Aayiram (2008)
Genre: Action, 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: couples, family relations, coming of age, parents and children, love and romance, youth, fall in love, tragic love, father son relationship, love, loss of father, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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49%
 7.0
 358
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.3
 59K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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43%
 7.1
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, saga, captivating, epic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, true love, love affair, parents and children, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love triangle, destiny, step siblings ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india
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42%
 6.8
 3K
Ram Lakhan (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
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: family relations, gang, crimes, rivalry, couple relations, siblings relations, vigilantism, vengeance, destiny, dancing, gunfight, hairdresser ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: village, kidnapping, love triangle, spoiled brat, father son relationship, woman in danger, chore, kiss
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 478
Bombay Talkie (1970)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
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38%
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 236
Prem Pujari (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
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Time: 60s
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 5.0
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Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
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37%
 6.0
 302
Dance Dance (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Radha (Smita Patil) and Ramu (Mithun Chakraborty) are siblings. Their parents Shyam and Sita are singers. Once, Shyam and Sita go to perform in Jalpaiguri where Sita catches the eye of a rich and powerful man called A.M. Singh (Amrish Puri). He ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 1K
Sapoot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 36
Phaansi (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film starring Shashi Kapoor, Sulakshana Pandit and Ranjeet
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 3K
Hero (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Happiness & Tears (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
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Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 99
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, policewoman, car accident, cruelty, father son relationship, corrupt cop, drunkenness, one against many, death of father, police station, arrest, fistfight ...
Place: delhi
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35%
 5.8
 2K
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: jail cell, tv news, general, hiding place, runaway, gunfight, crush, surrender, prison escape, attack, rescue, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 521
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
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 4K
Brindaavanam (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
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Style: captivating, psychological, humorous, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: love triangle, deception, rivalry, family relations, romantic triangle, eccentric family, male female relationship, family feud, love and romance, love affair, love story, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 575
Nishchaiy (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: 'Nishchaiy' is the story of two brothers, Ravi and Rohan Yadav separated due to unforeseen circumstances created by Ravi's employer Manohar Singh who suspects Ravi of having an affair with his wife Renuka. Ravi is sent to prison for a ...
Plot: waterfall, seduction, horse, long lost brother, murder, ex convict, false accusation, amnesia, rape, wrongful imprisonment, suspicion of adultery, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 10K
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, twins, siblings relations, love affair, family relations, love and romance, crimes, fall in love, attempted murder, gang war ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 3K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The story follows a young man (Bobby Deol) who flees India and arrives in Australia seeking vengence for something that started in India. In Australia he meets and falls in love with the daughter of a rich and powerful man(Suresh Oberoi). The story ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: chase, vengeance, fall in love, parents and children, village, violence spree, crimes, rivalry, soldier, love and romance, heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, asia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.1
 3K
Sethu (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A love brings to light the soft-natured characteristic features that lie buried in the sub-conscious mind of a seemingly hard-core student. Some unexpected tragic events mould his life into an epic-like story!
Plot: brain damage, tragedy, mockery, grief, brawl, father daughter relationship, mental institution, college, brother brother relationship, library, friend, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%