Movies like Darling Child

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Darling Child (1971)
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Darling Child (1971)
Original name: Guddi
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A teenage girl will not accept her family's attempt to arrange a marriage for her, as her heart is currently too full of love for the movies and heartthrob actor "Dharmendra."
Style: touching, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: teenage love, family, obsession, youth, romance, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, actor's life, artists and showbiz, actor, schoolgirl, girl, crush, bollywood, actor playing himself
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, realistic and touching films with plots about family relations, love and romance, parents and children, youth, romance, fall in love and coming of age mostly in Drama, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Darling Child: The Chef (1972), King Uncle (1993), Seeta and Geeta (1972), Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale (2010), Wild About Harry (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Chef (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Squabbling Sharma family has a dubious reputation of not having any cook last there for more than a few months. Word spreads out about this family to such an extent that no person wants to be employed as a cook in this household, ironically named ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sentimental, feel good
Audience: date night
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, master and servant, love and romance, society, power relations, family problems, disagreement, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, forbidden love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
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The Jasmine Vine in Seethamma's Courtyard (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Brothers Peddodu and Chinnodu are unemployed and do not get along well due to their contrasting natures. They have problems marrying the women they love before an accident changes their lives.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, touching
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, fall in love, family, love and romance, sibling relationship, siblings relations, village, parents and children, village life, brother, brother brother relationship, family drama
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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King Uncle (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Ashok Bansal has a traumatic childhood which teaches him that money matters most to people, even more than their kids. Ashok starts hating poor people & starts working hard to get out of poverty, at the expense of his own family. However, ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, family problems, family relations, rich and poor, adoption, alcohol abuse, mischievous children, obnoxious boss, society, domestic disturbance, womanizer, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
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65%
Seeta and Geeta (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The story is about identical twins (played by Hema Malini) who are separated at birth and grow up with different temperaments. The twins then swap places.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: twins, disorder, family relations, twin sister, comedy of errors, romance, dishonesty, fall in love, mistaken identity, strong female character, switching roles, revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Elle: A Modern Cinderella Tale (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Elle wants to be a singer/songwriter, but her dreams are cut short by the sudden death of her parents. She moves in with her adoptive uncle, who runs a small independent record label whose biggest act, Sensation, is also Elle's biggest pain.
Style: feel good, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: cinderella story, teenage love, musician's life, youth, family relations, fall in love, follow your dream, love and romance, teenage life, ambition, romance, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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56%
Wild About Harry (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: British widower Harry Goodhart (Tate Donovan) decides to make a fresh start and moves with his teenage daughters (Danielle Savre and Skye McCole Bartusiak) to Cape Cod in 1973. But Harry can't leave behind the secret that threatens to tear his ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, touching, sexy ...
Plot: family relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, love and romance, couples, gender, gay parent, widower, single father, secret, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: massachusetts
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51%
The Nanny Express (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With their mother dead, Emily and Ben torment their nannies to quit as fast as their father hires them. Till a nanny named Kate shows up and slowly wins Ben over. That's bad enough, but when her father and Kate start to fall in love, Emily sets ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: nanny, single parent, mischievous children, love and romance, family life, teenage life, parents and children, matchmaking, fall in love, prank, happy ending, workplace romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, beverly hills
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49%
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Trader (1973)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Moti is a merchant who sells jaggery in the market, with the help of an older woman, Mahjubhi, who makes exemplary jaggery. He is in love with a village girl, but cannot afford to pay the dowry/marriage expenses to her father. So he decides to marry ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching
Plot: love and romance, dishonesty, romance, supportive spouse, society, couples, family relations, social relations, generosity, village life, village, couple relations ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Just Peck (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At 104 pounds dripping wet, baby-faced sophomore Michael Peck (age 15) is not exactly the coolest guy at American High. Peck’s teachers make him feel like an idiot, his classmates make him feel like a geek and his home life is just as bad, with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, friendship, parents and children, high school life, teenage love, family relations, disorder, lifestyle, love and romance, ambition, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Namastey London (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Indian-born Manmohan Malhotra decided to re-locate to London, England, established himself, returned to India, got married to Bebo, and after a period of 4 years got a visa for her so that she could live with him. Shortly thereafter she gave birth ...
Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: culture clash, love and romance, romance, couples, family relations, love triangle, parents and children, arranged marriage, looking for love, fall in love, couple relations, forced marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe
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41%
Bert: The Last Virgin (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is based on a series of immensely popular Swedish children's books, about the boy Bert, who is just hitting puberty and having the usual problems with it. But that's where the usual ends abruptly.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: looking for sex, youth, love and romance, family, coming of age, romance, loss of virginity, teenage love, high school, parents and children, teenage life, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tsatsiki, Mum and the Policeman (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Iceland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Little Tsatsiki, son of a single mother in Sweden, has never met his father, a Greek fisherman. Tsatsiki befriends a nice but straight-laced motorcycle policeman renting one of their rooms and decices he is the right guy for his mother, an amateur ...
Style: sincere, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: family relations, suburbs, fall in love, family, parents and children, love and romance, obsession, single parent, elementary school, coming of age, youth, children ...
Time: 90s
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
We Are Family (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India, Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Maya is the perfect mother. Her life revolves around her three childerens, Aleya ( Aachal Munjal ), Ankush ( Nominath Ginsberg ), and Anjali ( Diya Sonecha ). Who thinks nothing much then the world of her. Despite being divorced from her husband, ...
Style: semi serious, uplifting, realistic, touching, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couples, family problems, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, family life, rivalry, dysfunctional family, photographer, cancer, strong female presence, ego clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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38%
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Hero No. 1 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Rajesh Malhotra (Govinda) is the son of a wealthy businessman Dhanraj Malhotra (Kader Khan). However, he is not happy at his home since his father does not let him live his life his way. He escapes from his home and reaches Europe. Meena (Karishma ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love and romance, shrewd, couple relations, fall in love, parents and children, couples, meet the parents, family relations, strict father, love, servant, argument ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
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37%
Children on Their Birthdays (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Havoc is created in a small Southern community when a 12-year-old shows up, causing a couple 13-year-old friends to fall in love with her, thus possibly jeopardizing their friendship.
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: love triangle, friendship, small town, teenage love, teenage life, fall in love, youth, social relations, family, society, americana, interracial relations ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1947
Place: alabama, usa, chicago illinois
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36%
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M.K.B.K.M. (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Harry is an industrialist who loves his daughter Bijlee, and the bond they share with Harry's man friday, Matru. Bijlee's plan to wed the son of a politician, however, brings twists and turns in the lives of Matru, Bijlee and Mandola.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: village, romance, supportive parent, couples, parents and children, on the road, family relations, social relations, couple relations, politician, landowner, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Quints (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jamie Grover (Kimberly J. Brown) is an only child who has always wanted out from the constant attention her parents give her. Her wish is finally granted when she finds out her mother is pregnant, but when she turns out to have quints, Jamie's ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, realistic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: family relations, baby, child as adult, family life, life turned upside down, siblings relations, parents and children, teenage life, youth, family, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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36%
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Humble Pie (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: At nearly 400 pounds, Tracy Orbison is a wide target. When he sets out to pursue his dream of acting, the grocery clerk finds an assortment of people waiting to dash his dreams. Through it all, Tracy remains irrepressibly upbeat, convinced he's ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: rise to the top, optimism, follow your dream, teenage love, humble, artists and showbiz, society, social misfits, youth, love and romance, family relations, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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35%
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Intrepido: A Lonely Hero (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged man tries to get by in Milan while trying to retain his dignity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching, feel good ...
Plot: parents and children, family relations, fall in love, workplace, society, workplace situations, love and romance, bittersweet, urban
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Chal Mere Bhai (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The wealthy Oberoi family consists of dad, Balraj, his mother, and two sons, namely Vicky and Prem. Vicky is in love with a beautiful young woman...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love triangle, family business, workplace, romance, siblings relations, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, love and romance, brother brother relationship, workplace situations, theater ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
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34%
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Booky's Crush (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Thomsons - parents Thomas and Francie, and children Willa, Arthur, Beatrice (nicknamed Booky) and Jakey - are a loving working class family living in the Depression era in Toronto. Arthur is showing aptitude in drawing, and although his parents ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: family relations, teenage love, teenage life, family life, working class, parents and children, society, youth, family, romance, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Boats Out of Watermelon Rinds (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In his award-winning debut feature film, director Ahmet Ulucay portrays the innocence of childhood and the lure of the cinema for two teens in a small Turkish village. Working for a watermelon seller by day, Remet spends his evenings trying to ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, sincere, sentimental
Plot: small town life, friendship, teenage life, fall in love, village, small town, family relations, love and romance, romance, society, village life, social relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Sixten (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Sweden
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 13 year old Sixten really wants his father to meet someone he can marry. Without telling his father, he and his friends write an ad for the personal sections.
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: single parent, disorder, family relations, teenage life, mistaken identity, looking for love, teenage love, coming of age, dishonesty, youth, hidden identity, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Manam (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Radha (Naga Chaitanya) and Krishna (Samantha) are a married couple with a kid Bittu in early 1980's. They die in an accident. Bittu (Nagarjuna) grows up and happens to see reincarnation of his father and his mother as youngsters. The rest of ...
Style: touching, sentimental, humorous, semi serious
Plot: reincarnation, family relations, lovers reunited, supernatural, love and romance, parents and children, young lovers, romance, supernatural romance, karma, destiny, clock tower
Time: 21st century, 1920s, contemporary, 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Summer of Flying Fish (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Chile, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Manena is the headstrong adolescent daughter of Pancho, a rich Chilean landowner who devotes his vacation to one thing : the invasion of his artificial lagoon by carps. While he employs increasingly radical methods, Manena has her first romantic ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: obsession, parents and children, teenage life, countryside, siblings relations, youth, family relations, landowner, fish, coming of age, lake, pet dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Let's Be Friends! (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Raj has always had a unrequited childhood crush on a friend named Tina, but Tina's best friend Pooja has always had a crush on Raj. When Raj's family move to England to get involved in an internet business, Raj promises Tina that he will ...
Style: semi serious, touching, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love triangle, friendship, mistaken identity, fall in love, true love, youth, nothing goes right, starting over, romance, comedy of errors, disorder, immigrants ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, england, europe, london
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33%
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Face the Music (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Divorced couple Charlie and Lisa Hunter once a song writing team decide to spend a weekend in the French countryside to inspire them to write one last song together. But there is one person who isn't too crazy about the idea... Charlie's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, humorous
Plot: friendship, artists and showbiz, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, crumbling marriage, friends, couples, breakup, family relations, french countryside, divorced couple ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Cheetah Girls: One World (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chanel, Dorinda, and Aqua, are off to India to star in a Bollywood movie. But when there they discover that they will have to compete against each other to get the role in the movie. Will the Cheetah's break up again?
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, cinderella story, friendship, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, hopes, follow your dream, family life, family, love and romance, friends, college ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
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31%
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Treading Water (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Mexico, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: At first glance, Mica seems a perfectly normal boy. But first glances can often be deceiving... For one, Mica's house is now a museum honouring Guillermo Garibai, the legendary Mexican crooner. Mica spends most of his time there, giving guided ...
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: youth, fall in love, love and romance, first love, family relations, coming of age, misfit, parents and children, high school, traumatic childhood, boy, self acceptance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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30%
Always Kabhi Kabhi (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Sameer Khanna lives a wealthy lifestyle along with his dad, Adesh, and mom, Suman, and studies in St. Marks High School. He is attracted to statuesque London-returned student, Aishwarya Dhawan, while his close friend, Tariq Naqvi, likes Nandini ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, high school student, youth, coming of age, teenage love, best friends, romance, friendship, family relations, teacher, police corruption, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, new delhi, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%