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Story of Poor (1961)
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Story of Poor (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Plot: love, prison, village, rape, vengeance, rich, escort, brothel, wealth, poor, servant, attack, countryside, pity, escape, arrest, assassination, wedding, friend, compassion, death of father, revenge, prisoner, attempted rape, children ...
Place: siberia, tbilisi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, disturbing and emotional films with plots about love, love triangle, death, marriage, friend, prison and revenge mostly in Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Story of Poor: Morning Bells (1967), The White Caravan (1964), Bewafa Sanam (1995), Lost in Siberia (1991), Falling Leaves (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: countryside, rain, love, fight, mountain, village, boy meets girl, love triangle, danger, school teacher, young woman, falling in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The White Caravan (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martia, an experienced shepherd together with others is moving his herd to the winter pastures. The life of the shepherds is mundane and complex to the extent that even a minor mistake is fraught with serious consequences. Martia’s older son ...
Plot: shepherd, pity, boy meets girl, sea, regret, storm, wave, hurricane, mountain, choice, countryside, lost ...
Place: caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.4
 83
Bewafa Sanam (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: While in prison, Sunder learns that his fiancee is to marry another man. Enraged, he goes to the wedding venue and shoots her.
Plot: shot to death, murder, prisoner, prison, love, ends with death, wedding, miscarriage of justice, anti hero, wrongful imprisonment, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Lost in Siberia (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The political drama is set in the Stalin's Soviet Union after the Second World War. A British archaeologist Andrei Miller is working in Iran. He is mistakenly kidnapped and arrested by the KGB. He is falsely accused of spying and wrongfully ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, disturbing, serious, bleak
Plot: false accusation, survival, ship, kgb, gulag, confined, secret agents, state affairs, fugitives, chases and races, political unrest, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: iran, russia, siberia, persia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 7.8
 647
Falling Leaves (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State.
Plot: graduation, male female relationship, boy meets girl, factory, young man, love, corruption, job, best friend, friend, wine, student ...
Place: russia, caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, farmer, teenage boy, love triangle, truck driver, truck, jealousy, village, vietnamese, provincial life, brother in law sister in law relationship, poverty ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Kreutzer Sonata (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A revelatory discussion on a train. Based on Leo Tolstoy's novel of the same name.
Plot: honeymoon, flashback, husband wife relationship, tea, marriage, jealousy, love triangle, dysfunctional marriage, children, acquittal, indifference, hysteria ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sentimental Romance (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Near the close of the Russian Civil War, in 1923, a young man begins studying journalism at a worker newspaper and has a series of romantic adventures which cause him to mature swiftly. He rescues a beautiful girl from an abusive family situation, ...
Plot: death of father, newspaper, death, love, journalist, friend, russian, friendship, baby, widow, memory, murder of husband ...
Time: 1920s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.9
 2K
Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, love and romance, romance, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, vengeance, forbidden love, political unrest, love, politics, rivalry, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: village, vengeance, social relations, family relations, alcohol abuse, society, clergy, small town, village life, love and romance, life is a bitch, small town life ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mademoiselle de Joncquières (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a romance between a widow and a notorious libertine takes an unexpected turn, Mademoiselle de Joncquières becomes instrumental to one lover’s plans for revenge.
Style: melancholic, sincere, sentimental, disturbing
Plot: aristocracy, brothel, revenge, betrayal, marriage, love, broken heart, male female friendship, forgiveness, widow, mother daughter relationship, womanizer ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 57
Promises (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Latchkey kids lose touch when one of them moves away, only to reconnect years later without realizing it, having changed their names to escape their pasts. Once they realize who each other are; they are able heal the wounds of their pasts.
Plot: secret, anger, promise, boy, rage, lover, children, fight, sex scene, mechanic, devotion, drug ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: prostitution, teenage girl, railway station, male female relationship, train, love, amnesia, brothel, compassion
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Icharus Broken (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After four years in prison, Bobby is released into a world he no longer recognizes. His exgirlfriend Penny is abusing drugs. Their daughter is in foster care. Bobby's sister is in the process of rebuilding her life after a bad relationship.
Style: realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: love, vengeance, infidelity, chaos and mayhem, hopes, unfulfillment, love and romance, romance, crime, life is a bitch, couples, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Story of an Unknown Man (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Anton Chekhov, this drama centers around a desire for revenge and the tragedy of a star-crossed love. After a general ruins some men under him in punishment for a rebellion, a friend of the broken men vows revenge. The ...
Plot: naval officer, valet, death in childbirth, illness, love, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, tuberculosis, pregnancy, vengeance
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Khevsurian Ballad (1966)
Genre: Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Imeda’s father is killed in a blood revenge accident, the family moves him to the city where he is sheltered at his father’s friend. After fifteen year he gets back to Khevsureti. A talented painter, he spends most of his time doing ...
Plot: soviet, geologist, wound, village, dead father, boy meets girl, death of father, love, singing, little boy, painter, party ...
Place: tbilisi
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Deedar-E-Yaar (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Childhood pals Javed (Rishi Kapoor) and Akhtar (Jeetendra) will do anything for each other, but their loyalties are tested when they fall in love with the same woman. For Javed, it's love at first sight when he meets the beautiful Firdaus. But ...
Plot: love, unrequited love, sacrifice, love triangle, plan, nobleman, courtesan, friendship, marriage, wedding, friend, muslim
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.2
 11
Aaja Sanam (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Satish travels from the big city to a small village, where he can serve the poor who cannot afford to go to the city for medical treatment. Once in the village, he meets with Shanti, who lives with her dad, Radhekiran, a watchman. Both Shanti ...
Plot: truck driver, death of father, love, heart attack, unwed mother, falling down stairs, medical student, rainstorm, baby, doctor, clinic, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Hello, That's Me! (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Artyom (Armen Dzhigarkhanyan) is a scientist who buries himself in his work after the woman he loves dies during the war. He is informed of his sweetheart's death by a young woman, and soon love blossoms between the lonely doctor and the ...
Plot: love, lost love, loyalty, kiss, friend, laboratory, friendship, armenian, physicist
Place: armenia, soviet union, caucasus, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Wild McCullochs (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A story about the rich McCulloch Family, their overbearing father and the children's misguided blaming him for everything that doesn't go right.
Plot: parent child relationship, hot rod, estranged family member, strip poker, bar, death of brother, father daughter relationship, drink, beer, dysfunctional family, loss of son, alcoholic ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Royal Romance of Charles and Diana (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The second Charles and Diana movie, with two virtual unknowns in the leads: Christopher Baines had acted on the British stage and on the BBC, but Catherine Oxenberg, a U.S.-born, British-raised professional model, here made her acting debut. Of ...
Plot: queen of england, british royal family, love, united kingdom, prince, princess, wedding, heir to the throne
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 63
Magdalene (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Father Joseph Mohr, a newly appointed priest in the town of Oberndorf (near Salzburg), meets the beautiful prostitute Magdalene. He struggles to change her situation and make a new life for her, and while doing so, they fall in love. Mohr struggles ...
Plot: priest, ex prostitute, danger, vengeance, risk, vigilante, unrequited love, retaliation, attempted rape, vendetta, prostitute, violence ...
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 57
Ankle Bone (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: What unfolds is a tale of survival, as Anne (Marlene Jobert), in and out of the hospital and limping around on her wounded limb, drifts into a life of prostitution and suffers many a hard knock at the hands of men.
Plot: escape, criminal, new love, beach, female nudity, underwear, lesbian, prison, hotel, cigarette smoking, lesbianism, sensuality ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Moment Once More (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two lovers, who are oceans apart, discover that distance can either make the heart grow fonder or render it numb with grief.
Plot: love, rape, real estate agent, bum, migration
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 398
The Alcove (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 1936 Italy, Elio returns home from Africa with a present for his wife in the form of Zerbal (Laura Gemser), the daughter of a tribal king. Unbeknown to him, his neglected wife Alessandra (Lili Carati) has formed a relationship with Elio’s ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: lesbian sex, revenge, exploitation, colonialism, jealousy, slave girl, illicit affair, racial prejudice, keyhole, gardener, villa, marriage ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
How Not to Disappear Completely (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: 'How Not To Disappear Completely' follows a week in the life of a young photographer Tom as he returns to London after spending two years traveling in India. Tom is at a crossroads in his life. A stranger in the cold hard city, he ...
Plot: friend, father son relationship, fear, friendship, secret, father daughter relationship, depression, coming of age, basketball, half brother half sister relationship, best friend, search ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 522
Honeyglue (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After learning she only has three months to live, Morgan flips her conservative protected life upside down. That is where she meets Jordan, a purse snatching cross dresser artist, who takes her on adventure of a lifetime.
Plot: love, cancer, gender, death, gender identity, bisexual, hospital, honeymoon, crossdressing, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, rooftop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 702
The Whore (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Constance, 1410. Marie, daughter of the richest bourgeois of the city, is on the eve of marrying a prestigious lawyer, son of an earl. Although the compromise fills with pride the girl's father, anxious to ennoble, Marie is not just convinced ...
Style: serious, sincere, suspense, realistic
Plot: prostitute, forced marriage, life is a bitch, society, clergy, investigation, brothel, male female relationship, rape, execution, revenge, religions or cults ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 3K
Mrs. Soffel (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story, Mrs. Soffel is set in Pittsburgh near the dawn of the 20th century. Peter Soffel (Edward Herrmann) is the warden of a top security prison, and his wife Kate (Diane Keaton) often comes by to read the Bible aloud to the ...
Style: realistic, melancholic, sweet, light, tense ...
Plot: prison, murder, escape, romance, confined, life is a bitch, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, couples, prison warden, adultery ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: pittsburgh, usa, australia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Half Girlfriend (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Madhav Jha, a rustic boy from Bihar who is drawn to his college-mate, Riya Somani, an affluent English-speaking girl from Delhi. There’s just one hitch here. Riya is willing to go thus far and no further; Madhav continues being obsessed with her. ...
Plot: love, basketball, sport, children, club, girl, child, leukemia, toilet, boy, school, mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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