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Sagara Sangamam (1983)
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Sagara Sangamam (1983)
Original name: సాగర సంగమం
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: dancing, death, male female relationship, unrequited love, poverty, dancer, artist, dance teacher, death of mother, dance contest, dedication, wheelchair, dance performance, loss of mother, dance

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sentimental, touching, realistic and emotional films with plots about love, dancing, dancer, death, dance, love triangle and singer mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Sagara Sangamam: Sankarabharanam (1980), Kamaladalam (1992), Disco Dancer (1982), The Ballroom (2007), Thillana Mohanambal (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 143 min.
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Kamaladalam (1992)
Genre: Drama, Musical
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Duration: 154 min.
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Duration: 135 min.
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Thillana Mohanambal (1968)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A classical bharathanatyam dancer and a nathaswaram player fall in love against the wishes of her family.This movie is about how they try to work things out and that hardships that they have to endure. Dance and music are used as an integral part of ...
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