Movies like Smiling Prince

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Smiling Prince (1986)
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Smiling Prince (1986)
Original name: புன்னகை மன்னன்
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Punnagai Mannan is a Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. The film was directed by K. Balachander.The film opens with lead actor Kamal Hassan and his love interest Rekha,attempting suicide from a cliff. In this attempt, Rekha is killed but Kamal survives the fall. It is later revealed that the attempt was because of the obstacles in their love life placed by Rekha's father.At this point, Kamal is advised by his uncle (also played by Kamal) that suicide is escapist, and a sign of weakness. Kamal agrees and gets on with his...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: suicide attempt, tragedy, dancer, loss of loved one, bomb, loss of girlfriend, dual role

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and tragic ending films with plots about suicide attempt, love, romance, friendship, death, suicide and dancing mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Smiling Prince: Made for Each Other (1981), Gunaa (1991), Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015), Thenali (2000), Moondram Pirai (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Made for Each Other (1981)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: The movie is about the love between a Tamil man, Vasu (Kamal Haasan), and a North Indian woman, Sapna (Rati Agnihotri), who are neighbours in Goa. They come from totally different backgrounds and can hardly speak the other's language. Their ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: tragedy, suicide, widow, temple, vegetarian, neighbor, love, photograph, tea, rape, elevator, culture clash ...
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95%
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Gunaa (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Guna (Kamal Hasan) is a mentally affected person and gets treatment in a mental asylum, and another mental person in the asylum tells him the story of a fictitious character named Abirami and registers in his mind that she is an angel and she is ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: police, cave, man child, tragic hero, dying woman, corpse, delusion, stockholm syndrome, abduction, damsel in distress, falling to death, robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Tanu Weds Manu Returns (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The film is a sequel to Tanu Weds Manu (2011), in which stars Kangana Ranaut (Tanu) and R. Madhavan (Manu) reprise their roles from the original. Tanu and Manu's marriage collapses. What happens when Manu meets Tanu's lookalike Kusum - and ...
Plot: dual role, strong female character, midlife crisis, athlete, boredom, dysfunctional marriage, marital separation, husband wife relationship, doppelganger
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Thenali (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Tenali is a comedy based movie in which, Panchabhootam (Delhi Ganesh) is a senior psychiatrist in Vizag. Kailash (Jayaram) is an upcoming psychiatrist. As Kailash takes over Panchabhootam over popularity.Panchabhootam wants to ruin the happiness of ...
Plot: vacation, mental illness, mental patient, mouse, doctor patient relationship, family vacation, phobia, bomb, explosion, neurosis, psychotherapist, shock treatment
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Moondram Pirai (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Moondram Pirai starring by kamal haasan and sridevi kappor. he movie begins with a young girl Bhagyalakshmi (Sridevi) who meets with an accident thus succumbing to amnesia. This condition makes her lose her memory of her entire teenage and adulthood ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: teenage girl, male female relationship, car accident, affection, memory loss, amnesia, brothel, prostitution, compassion, train, railway station, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Panchathantiram (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Ram is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a prostitute Maggie, but things go wrong and the men are stuck with a dead body and a ...
Plot: murder, airplane hijack, airplane, husband wife relationship, marriage, dysfunctional marriage, misunderstanding, friend, faked death, prostitute, call girl, womanizer ...
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48%
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Kunjikkoonan (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story revolves around Kunjan (Dileep), a village youth who is sympathized for his hunchback looks but is lauded for selfless service to others. He covers up his handicap with humor. Unmindful of his looks, Kunjan goes around seeking a suitable ...
Plot: blind girl, blindness, death of girlfriend, phone booth, hunchback, loss of girlfriend, blind woman
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45%
Avvai Shanmugi (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: A divorced husband desperately misses his daughter. In order to be with her, he takes up a job in his father-in-law's house. The only catch is that the job is that of a female governess.
Plot: deception, mute, husband wife reunion, nanny, disguise, man dressed as woman, court, class differences, dual identity, maid, divorce, jumping into water ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Avargal (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A triangular love story, it revolves around Anu (Sujatha) who is caught between Bharani (Ravikumar), the man she fell in love with and Ramanathan (Rajinikanth), her former sadistic husband who is supposedly reformed and wants to rejoin her and ...
Plot: love triangle, single mother, ventriloquist, working woman, marriage, unhappy marriage, single parent, divorce, divorced divorcee
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Indhrudu Chandhrudu (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Film starring Kamal Hassan, Vijayshanti and Charan Raj
Plot: electric shock, birthday, marketplace, court, father daughter relationship, mistress, fake moustache, spiked drink, accidental killing, motorcycle, motorcycle cop, woman in a wheelchair ...
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37%
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Thalavattam (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Vinod/Vinu (played by Mohanlal) is mentally ill and is hospitalized in the institution run by Dr. Ravindran ( M G Soman). Story progresses as Vinod recovers with the help of Dr. Savithri, Dr. Ravindran's daughter (Karthika) and Dr. Unnikrishnan ...
Plot: mental patient, deliberate cruelty, lobotomy, tragic love, death of protagonist, forbidden love, love, cruelty, mental illness, mental institution, domineering father, euthanasia ...
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35%
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Chanthupottu (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Chanthupottu is a 2005 Malayalam film directed by Lal Jose, written by Benny P. Nayarambalam, and produced by Lal. The story is about a man named Radhakrishnan who was brought up like a girl by his grandmother.
Plot: elopement, grandmother, beach, dancing, romance, revenge, prisoner, sea, transvestite, reunion, dancer, fisherman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Jeans (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Vishu and Ramu are a pair of Indian twins living in America with their father, Rajamani. When Madhumita (Aishwarya Rai) and her brother come to America to get medical treatment for their ailing grandmother, Vishu and Ramu end up meeting them at the ...
Plot: identical twins, love, restaurant, brother brother relationship, wedding, dual role, surgery, hospital, airport, body swapping, suicide attempt, impersonation ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (Telugu: ఆడవారి మాటాలకు అర్ధాలు వేరులే, English: The Words of Women Have Different Meanings) is a 2007 Telugu language film, written and directed by Tamil film ...
Plot: marriage, phone booth, drinking, loss of loved one, fight, airplane, unemployment, whiskey, heart attack, computer, train, telephone conversation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Kalyanaraman (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kalyanam (Kamal Haasan) is the naive and infantile son of a rich estate owner Chinnadurai ( V S Raghavan) and he is in love with Shenbagam (Sridevi), an ordinary estate worker. The estate manager (Major Sundarrajan) and his cohorts covertly plot to ...
Plot: ghost, revenge, brother brother relationship, cliff, twin brother, murder, twins, long lost brother, twin, dual role
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Yeh to Kamaal Ho Gaya (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Shady and corrupt lawyer, Rashik Bihari Saxena, frames an innocent child, Mahesh Chander, the son of a convicted thief, for murder. Mahesh is sent to juvenile jail for several years. His father, Shankar, swears vengeance against Advocate Saxena, and ...
Plot: twin, burglar, revenge, cat burglar, juvenile delinquent, thief, prejudice, lawyer, dual role, miscarriage of justice, vengeance, twins
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thappu Thalangal (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Thappu Thalangal is a saga of emotional and selfish world of human feelings. Devu, a local thug whose weapon of choice is a bicycle chain he sports casually around the neck. On one of his nightly rounds, Devu is pursued by a cop and seeks refuge at ...
Plot: ex prostitute, abortion, prostitute, rape, criminal, redemption, remorse, coughing, swashbuckler, male female relationship, recovering alcoholic
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Last Love (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The film centres on a retired, widowed professor living in Paris who develops a special relationship with a younger French woman.
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: elderly, estrangement, suicide attempt, free spirited, unlikely relationship, odd couple, friendship, dancer, respect, optimism, loneliness, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 80s
Place: paris france, france, brussels, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Sagara Sangamam (1983)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A young multi-talented dancer is poverty stricken and as a principled person he does not want to compromise on his ethics for commercial dancing. A wealthy woman recognizes this talent and provides him with an opportunity to showcase his art.
Plot: dance teacher, unrequited love, dancer, death, male female relationship, dance performance, dedication, dancing, dance, poverty, dance contest, death of mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wedding Planners (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Shruti and Bittoo decide to start a wedding planning company together after they graduate from university, but romance gets in the way of business.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: opposites attract, partners, unlikely partners, fall in love, friendship, newcomer, dancer, wedding preparations and rituals, couples, workplace, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Love Chariot (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An unemployed youth dreams of living well. One evening, he finds a drunken industrialist passed out in a gutter, and takes the opportunity to switch places with him. He finds love, intrigue, and the good life in his new home, Pushpak, a hotel where ...
Style: silent film, semi serious, realistic, humorous, toilet humor
Plot: unemployment, hotel, hitman, crimes, crime, unlikely couple, rich and poor, love affair, vomiting, alcoholic, theft, movie theatre ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Dasharatham (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: This is one of the cult classic film of Mohanlal. A. K. Lohithadas won Kerala Film Critics Award for Best Script Writer. The movie is partly adapted from the Korean movie The Surrogate Woman.
Plot: surrogate mother, adoption, alcoholic, artificial insemination, baby, compassion, pregnancy, kidney transplant, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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16 Vayathinile (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: 16 Vayathinile is a Tamil feature film directed by Bharathiraja.The film stars Kamal Haasan, Sridevi and Rajinikanth. The film's score and soundtrack are composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film marked Bharathiraja's debut as a film ...
Plot: tragic love, young love, rumor, death of mother, attempted rape, village, grief, veterinarian, insult, teenager, swashbuckler, suicide ...
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27%
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Muskurahat (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Gopichand Verma is a retired Judge of the Supreme Court of India. He re-locates to scenic Ooty and decides to live there in a palatial home. He has a cook/servant in Badriprasad Chaurasia. When Chaurasia wins a lottery, he quits, and Verma hires a ...
Plot: deception, one against many, pigeon, tour guide, stick fight, remorse, horse drawn carriage, abandonment, haircut, teddy bear, forest, illegitimate daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Life in a Metro (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Six different stories, about nine people, each with different issues and problems, all occurring within one place: the METRO.
Style: serious, realistic, humorous, romantic
Plot: friendship, opposites attract, infidelity, old love, couples, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couple relations, looking for love, city life, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Punjabi House (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Unni (Dileep) has many debts and no way to repay them. He decides to commit suicide so that his parents can use the insurance money to repay the debts, but he is saved by a fisherman named Gangadharan (Cochin Haneefa) and his employee Ramanan ...
Plot: suicide, fake identity, beach, forgiveness, telephone call, laundry drying on clothes line, brother sister relationship, synthesizer, apology, protest march, employer employee relationship, life insurance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 2K
Call Me Dil (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, UK
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A suicidal woman's "final" call mistakenly connects her to a man who gives her something to live for.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: romance, couples, fall in love, hopes, weakness, lie, suicide attempt, society, friendship, go public, righting the wronged, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Tulips (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A suicidal tuba player hires a hit-man to rub him out...but the next day he falls in love.
Plot: assassination attempt, suicide, hitman, happy ending, employer employee relationship, gun, stubbornness, assassination, suicidal, suicide attempt, soul mate, regret
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Darling (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Prabhas (Prabhas) has a childhood sweetheart named Nandini (Kajal Agarwal) and they are separated during their childhood. Nandini migrates to Swiss along with her father. Meanwhile Prabhas rejects love proposals from other girls as his heart belongs ...
Style: captivating, psychological, sincere, humorous, light
Plot: childhood love, male female relationship, travel, friendship, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations, society, church choir, flashback, gangster ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: india, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.5
 71K
Frances Ha (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.
Style: realistic, humorous, touching, semi serious, mumblecore ...
Plot: friendship, dancer, roommate, follow your dream, direction and purpose, dancer's life, loneliness, artists and showbiz, best friends, unfulfillment, supportive friend, boyfriend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, paris france, japan, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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