Movies that are like When Love Calls

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When Love Calls
Original name: मैंने प्यार किया
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, sexual, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: family life, love and romance, romance, fall in love, love of one's life, family relations, bollywood, end of friendship, insult, arrogance, class differences, businessman, fight, urination, wealth, love, friendship
Time: 80s
Place: asia, india
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Sharabi
Comedy, Drama, Romance
India
180 min.
 7.4
Khamoshi: The Musical
Drama, Musical, Romance
India
159 min.
 7.6
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Most similar movies to When Love Calls

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, emotional and touching films with plots including love and romance, bollywood, romance, fall in love, couples, family relations and love themes mostly in Romance, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like When Love Calls: QsQT (1988), A Married Woman (2005), Sharabi (1984), Khamoshi: The Musical (1996), Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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QsQT
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, touching
Plot: vengeance, couple relations, romance, forbidden love, love affair, bollywood, fall in love, love and romance, society, couples, family relations, family feud, father son reunion, young love, tourist, release from prison, imprisonment, tragedy, suicide, murder, revenge, love
Time: 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
A Married Woman
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, gloomy, realistic, stylized, captivating, sentimental, touching, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, romance, love affair, rock, parents and children, fall in love, bollywood, love and romance, couples, family relations, couple relations, love triangle, social differences, true love, family in crisis, society, family problems, friends, childhood love, sex, love, childhood sweetheart
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   79%
    User:   91%
 
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Sharabi
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: parents and children, rich and poor, true love, bollywood, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, romance, social differences, alcohol abuse, estrangement, society, couples, power relations, rich man poor woman, board meeting, resentment, father son conflict, workaholic, handkerchief, caretaker, talking to self, class differences, poetry, businessman, bar fight, thief, kindness, alcoholic, knife, wealth, office, drunkenness, love, drinking, drink, bar, father son relationship, alcohol, job seeking
Time: 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   82%
 
Khamoshi: The Musical
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: mute or deaf, parents and children, death in the family, family, disability, romance, fall in love, family life, love and romance, family problems, family relations, young lovers, pregnancy, dealing with death, follow your dream, wooing, family in crisis, reunion, religions or cults, hopes, youth, couples, composer, deafness, sheet music, dance, premarital sex, sign language, death of child, piano, accident, flowers, father daughter relationship, meaningful kiss, passionate interest
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   51%
 
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: friendship, romance, love and romance, best friends, bollywood, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, family relations, friends, childhood sweetheart, dysfunctional marriage, false accusation, anger, marital reconciliation, marital crisis, wedding night, brother in law brother in law relationship, marital argument, misunderstanding, marital separation, suspicion, reconciliation, insecurity, blind woman, troubled production, childhood, orphan, argument, jealousy, telephone, singer, marriage, wedding, husband wife relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
Yash Chopra's Moonlight
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, true love, unfulfilled love, romance, fall in love, love and romance, bollywood, couples, starting over, love affair, social differences, disability, renewed love, wooing, paraplegic, helicopter, accident, drunkenness, rain, wedding, paralysis, lovers apart
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, india, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   54%
 
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Bobby
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: single parent, womanizer, romance, young lovers, school, true love, bollywood, teenage life, coming of age, love and romance, youth, couples, teenage love, family relations, love affair, tragic love, unfulfilled love, fall in love, unfulfillment, drinking from the bottle, governess, father son conflict, mental retardation, change of heart, attraction, young love, jumping into water, rescue from drowning, class differences, suicide attempt, jumping from height, fisherman, rum, birthday party, reward, bikini, teenage girl, teenage boy, swimming pool, elopement, nanny, mother son relationship
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
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We Stand United
Genre: Musical, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family life, parents and children, siblings relations, family problems, bollywood, family relations, fall in love, family business, couple relations, family in crisis, workplace, couples, brother sister relationship, brother brother relationship, tradition, marriage ceremony, stepmother, stepmother stepson relationship, remorse, handicap, accordion, reconciliation, engagement, guitar, anniversary
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
 4.2
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Desire
Genre: Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic, sexual
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, young lovers, tragic love, true love, college, class differences, terminal illness, bollywood, love and romance, unfulfillment, couples, fall in love, rich and poor, hopes, life is a bitch, youth, father son conflict, leukemia, cancer, tragedy, bikini, vacation, love, death, marriage, restaurant, kiss
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
Let's Be Friends!
Genre: Musical, Romance, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic, feel good
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: bollywood, siblings relations, comedy of errors, unfulfilled love, romance, adolescence vs adulthood, mistaken identity, nothing goes right, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, friendship, best friends, love triangle, immigrants, starting over, true love, reunion, coming of age, youth, disorder, friends, childhood friend, best friend, skiing, e mail, wedding, anger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, england, europe, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   47%
 
Those Seven Days
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: love affair, true love, bollywood, love and romance, couples, couple relations, romance, fall in love, hopes, family, forbidden love, forced marriage, death of mother, love triangle, musician, love, flashback
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   46%
 
Main Aurr Mrs Khanna
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: bollywood, love triangle, love and romance, couples, starting over, couple relations, romance, fall in love, unemployment, hopes, family problems, bored housewife, businessman, affair
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, australia, india, singapore, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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Crazy
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, sentimental
Plot: romance, fall in love, crimes, love and romance, urban, bollywood, couples, starting over, couple relations, crime, love triangle, love affair, parents and children, dishonesty, hopes, family relations, murder for hire, pop singer, presumed dead, new life, hung by wrists, fan, mother in law daughter in law relationship, attempted murder, motorcycle, garage, timebomb, attempted rape, inheritance, widow, grief, bound and gagged, uncle nephew relationship, love, singer, conspiracy
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
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Beta
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Style: emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: supportive spouse, couple relations, parents and children, true love, bollywood, false accusation, romance, family life, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, family relations, manipulations, fall in love, rivalry, stepmother stepson relationship, villainess, poison, mother son relationship, scheming, battle of wits, fake doctor, vomiting blood, coughing blood, fair, remorse, mother in law daughter in law relationship, villain turns good, greed, portrait, cruelty, attempted murder, injection, embezzlement, motorcycle, widower, redemption, snake, milk, rescue, childhood, bed, pregnancy, inheritance, illiteracy, beating, rifle, disguise, love, servant
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
Something Is Happening
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, feel good
Plot: bollywood, best friends, friendship, love triangle, romance, childhood friends, unhappiness, falling in love, love, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, couples, family relations, friends, single parent, couple relations, love affair, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, last wish, lovers apart, woman wearing glasses, singleness, babies and infants, british flag, family life, new student, arm wrestling, battle of the sexes, lifestyle, challenge, overprotective father, summer camp, tomboy, forbidden love, watching television, television show, oxford, funeral pyre, lightning, portrait, arranged marriage, answering machine, fiance fiancee relationship, youth, diary, best friend, basketball, engagement
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
I Will Love Him Till the End of Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 197 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, flamboyance
Plot: destiny, romance, mistaken identity, fall in love, bollywood, love and romance, looking for love, love affair, love triangle, siblings relations, true love, unfulfilled love, hopes, couples, family relations, rafting, high school graduation, bungee jump, treadmill, snowboarding, competition, poetry, high school teacher, scuba diving, parrot, beefcake, hammock, falling in love, footsie under the table, muscleman, engagement, tattoo, guitar, beach, valentine's day, sex, horse riding, money, dog, horse, humiliation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
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Love Sublime
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sexual, stylized
Plot: looking for love, love and romance, romance, village, single parent, social misfits, bollywood, parents and children, death in the family, pregnancy, village life, fall in love, misfit, society, couples, family relations, sugarcane, dam, morning, fair, mud, burnt face, flood, heavy rain, religion, waterfall, beauty, hinduism, temple, hindu, scar, love
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
Waqt: The Race Against Time
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Style: semi serious, touching, captivating, realistic
Plot: bollywood, redemption, parents and children, family in crisis, family problems, family relations, family life, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, estrangement, life is a bitch, love and romance, stuntman, song and dance, responsibility, expectant father, rich kid, spoiled brat, immaturity, stupidity, terminal illness, pregnancy, nightclub, wealth, honeymoon, airport, love, servant, marriage, rivalry, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, secret, protective parent, living with parents
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   41%
 
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Cherished Memories
Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Style: emotional, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: parents and children, siblings relations, romance, fall in love, love and romance, family relations, bollywood, young lovers, society, materialism, marriage for money, big business, idol, bicycle race, troubled marriage, coca cola, wedding anniversary, suicide threat, granddaughter, greed, arrogance, arranged marriage, sports car, businessman, island, widower, alligator, internet, river, memory, palace, computer, accident, sister sister relationship, jealousy, shower, love, father daughter relationship, humiliation, husband wife relationship, win over
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
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Bombay
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental, tense
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, romance, social differences, village, culture clash, bollywood, political unrest, religions or cults, politics, love and romance, journalism, society, twins, frame up, village life, fall in love, state affairs, couples, family relations, separated, lost child, religious fanaticism, religious fundamentalism, wedding night, religious intolerance, love at first sight, tragic event, bombing, twin, terrorism, police brutality, muslim, children, prejudice, hindu, grandfather grandson relationship, sea, explosion, elopement, journalist, love, death of father, death, father son relationship, kiss, family disapproval
Time: year 1992, year 1993, 1990s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
Yash Chopra's Veer-Zaara
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 192 min.
Style: emotional, serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: uncover truth, forbidden love, hopes, romance, village, courtroom, love of one's life, class society, pilot, love and romance, bollywood, prison, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, impossible love, parents and children, courtroom drama, destiny, false accusation, prison life, dishonesty, legal, rivalry, society, rescue, muslim, false arrest, punjabi, village life, master and servant, love affair, mustard, marriage ceremony, sugarcane, against the odds, fair, social differences, wrongful conviction, indian pakistani, stranded, female lawyer, opposites attract, arranged marriage, wrongful imprisonment, haunted by the past, hindu, helicopter, innocence, guilt, family disapproval
Place: india, pakistan, asia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
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Moments
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, gloomy, captivating
Audience: date night
Plot: true love, unfulfilled love, romance, fall in love, love and romance, couples, opposites attract, love affair, love triangle, unfulfillment, governess, sketch, age difference, romantic rivalry, unrequited love, best friend, dual role, accidental death, haunted by the past, orphan, older man younger woman relationship, grief, loss of father, love, song, dancing
Time: 90s
Place: asia, england, europe, india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
Monsoon Wedding
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, USA, Italy, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Style: realistic, clever, touching, atmospheric, semi serious, colourful, humorous, melancholic, feel good, reflective, romantic, captivating, light, dramatic, talky, interesting, emotional, witty, stylized, harsh, sexy, sweet
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: wedding, culture clash, bollywood, romance, music, adultery, marriage, indians, world, child abuse, looking for love, relationships, family, secrets, arranged marriage, family drama, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, beautiful scenery, love, ethnic conflict, parenthood, complex characters, infidelity, love story, dialogue, loneliness, interracial romance, censorship, class system, stereotypes, prejudice, catastrophe, divorce, family life, runaway, life philosophy, betrayal, dance, love and romance, obsession, storytelling, british, brothers, mentor, vengeance, family bonds, women, society, happy ending
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, new delhi, australia, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
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Junglee
Genre: Comedy, Family, Drama, Romance, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Style: semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, romance, parents and children, rich and poor, bollywood, social differences, society, family relations, emotional blackmail, rich man poor woman, rich, return home, matriarch, personality change, rich snob, snob, water skiing, snowstorm, young love, unwed pregnancy, cabin, portrait, falling in love, child, mistaken identity, fight, dream, knife, gold digger, dancer, gun, disguise, office, love, snow, song, princess, baby, doctor, mother son relationship, snobbism
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
We Are Travellers on the Path of Love
Genre: Drama, Family, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: love and romance, mischievous children, love triangle, siblings relations, bollywood, family business, social differences, romance, family, fall in love, youth, family relations, disorder, workplace, arranged marriage, inheritance, factory worker, tamil, dance performance, child's bedroom, bucket, locked in a room, thermometer, hiding under a bed, uncle niece relationship, death of sister, harmonica, guardian, businessman, falling in love, factory, debt, stupidity, death of parents, uncle nephew relationship, dancer, escape, musician, kitchen, deception, breakfast, lawyer, love, father daughter relationship, song, nanny, teasing, flirting, prank, party
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   34%
 
Straight from the Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India, Hungary
Duration: 188 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, realistic, sentimental, touching
Plot: fall in love, musician's life, romance, love triangle, singer, tradition, love of one's life, hinduism, hindu, faith, artists and showbiz, bollywood, dishonesty, love and romance, society, forbidden love, couples, couple relations, unfulfilled love, culture clash, arranged marriage, music teacher, large family, forced marriage, loveless marriage, kite, unrequited love, teacher student relationship, turban, falling in love, footsie under the table, muscleman, love letter, grandmother granddaughter relationship, desert, sacrifice, dancer, lawyer, love, prank, anger, dancing, kiss, conservative
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
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Darling Child
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Family
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, realistic
Plot: obsession, romance, teenage love, teenage life, love and romance, family, bollywood, fall in love, actor's life, parents and children, artists and showbiz, youth, family relations, schoolgirl, actor, girl
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   39%
 
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Khoobsurat
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: family life, family relations, parents and children, bollywood, love and romance, romance, misfit, laughter, paralysis, businessman, wheelchair bound, palace, kidnapping, joke, drunkenness, prince, party, kiss, quibbling
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   39%
 

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Barfi!
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, sweet, touching, emotional, feel good, realistic, light, non-linear, colourful, humorous, compassionate, breathtaking, witty, inspirational, heartbreaking, dramatic, clever, fairy tale, cerebral, sad
Audience: date night
Plot: bollywood, romance, love, true love, love story, destiny, beautiful scenery, disability, autism, prejudice, fall in love, loneliness, sacrifice, storytelling, fantasy world, idealism, indians, love and romance, mute or deaf, dialogue, mentor, first contact, memory, firefly, friendship, imagination, obsession, childhood, creativity, love triangle, transformation, happy ending, culture clash, catastrophe, optimism, solitude, justice, segregation, vengeance, finnish, life & death, society, family disapproval, arranged marriage, cat and mouse, young people, lovers, deaf mute, handicapped, bicycle
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   35%
 
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Sandwich
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sexual, touching
Plot: single parent, farce, siblings relations, true love, bollywood, village, mistaken identity, religions or cults, romance, love and romance, couples, family relations, rise to the top, couple relations, fall in love, homecoming, village life, disability, society, punjab, bigamy, plastic surgery, businessman, blackmail, adultery, kitchen, double life, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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