Movies like Daddy 1989

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Daddy (1989)
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Daddy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Daddy was 1989, debut film of actress Pooja Bhatt, made under the direction of Mahesh Bhatt. The films boasts spectacular performances by its lead actors, Anupam Kher and Manohar Singh
Plot: love, pregnancy, writers, alcoholic, alcohol abuse, father daughter relationship, teen angst, insult, grandfather granddaughter relationship, extramarital affair, unhappy marriage, flashback, telephone conversation

Most similar movies to Daddy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, emotional and inter cultural films with plots about father daughter relationship, love, alcohol abuse, alcoholic, pregnancy, mother daughter relationship and family relations mostly in Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Daddy: Silsiilay (2005), Looping (2016), The Drinker (1995), Wound (1998), Hu Tu Tu (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Silsiilay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A group of women find solidarity with each other as they negotiate their complicated love-lives.
Plot: panic attack, extramarital affair, commitment, marriage, betrayal, love, love triangle, adultery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, stepmother stepson relationship ...
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95%
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Looping (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Three intertwining stories about women, who end up in a psychiatric clinic...
Plot: rape, bulimia, father daughter relationship, alcohol abuse, pyromaniac, love, alcoholic mother, sister sister relationship, death of mother, grief, death of child, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Sarah T. - Portrait of a Teenage Alcoholic (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Finding herself unable to cope with the divorce of her parents and the stress of daily life, 15-year-old Sarah Travis starts drinking in secret. At first, alcohol provides comfort and release. Then it sends her life spiraling out of control.
Plot: alcohol abuse, nanny, alcoholic, divorce, teenager, teen drinking, stepfather, teenage girl, alcoholics anonymous, horse, kiss, older man younger woman relationship
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67%
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The Drinker (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Hans Fallada.
Plot: alcohol abuse, alcoholic, couples, marriage, beer, fuel, intoxication, spirit, self destructing, drinking contest, self destruction, drug addiction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Wound (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Amidst religious riots, a son deals with his mother's life-threatening injuries, and her last request.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: society, rivalry, unfulfillment, single parent, state affairs, bittersweet, love and romance, family relations, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, unfulfilled love, bollywood ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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65%
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Hu Tu Tu (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Panna is the only daughter of politician Maltidevi. Panna is very critical of her mother, when she decides to separate from her dad, and asked Chief Minister Sawantrao Gadre to move in with them, for political reasons. Sawantrao has been using ...
Plot: rebellious daughter, idealism, infidelity, corruption, hostage, car accident, mother daughter relationship, explosion, unwed pregnancy, father daughter relationship, socialist, power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.9
 17
Amir (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Amir, a young musician retired from the scene, must face a tough decision: To stay by Ely's side, his girlfriend, during an unwanted pregnancy or Jeanette, cute lead singer of a band that will restore not only his passion for music, also for ...
Plot: female nudity, love, pregnancy
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58%
 8.2
 23K
Fly Away Solo (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four lives intersect along the Ganges: a low caste boy in hopeless love, a daughter ridden with guilt of a sexual encounter ending in a tragedy, a hapless father with fading morality, and a spirited child yearning for a family, long to escape the ...
Plot: love, guilt, small town, caste system, kiss, train, police, father daughter relationship, death, interrupted sex, ring, interlinked stories ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
His Mother's House (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Anam Wagner, a bisexual Belgium-based writer, comes back to his hometown where he has a hard time coping with his family's checkered past.
Style: inter cultural
Plot: bisexuality, sex addict, mother issues, alcohol abuse, gay kiss, mysterious past, gay interest, seduction, death, novelist, blue hair, drag ...
Place: berlin germany, brussels
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52%
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Spirit (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Raghunandan (Mohanlal) is a TV show host and a budding novelist. He is a loner and a compulsive alcoholic, the latter of which resulted in his divorce from Meera (Kaniha). Despite this Meera and her husband Alexy (Shankar Ramakrishnan) are his best ...
Plot: alcoholic, writers, hidden camera, police station, tragic event, alcohol abuse, plumber, interview, tv show, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, journalist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Yellow Scarf (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The main character - a man who suffers from alcoholism - wants to change his tumultuous life. The day before Christmas Eve he receives a gift from his son - a yellow scarf. A gift is a kind of talisman he receives from loved ones, and every time he ...
Plot: alcoholic, ex husband ex wife relationship, drinking, christmas, drunkenness, drunkard, crisis, businessman, scarf, alcohol abuse
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Happily Ever After (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Heather and Sarah Ann were growing up they told each other every secret. But Heather left their small town on the last day of high school vowing never to return. Forced to come back when her father becomes ill, the young documentary filmmaker ...
Plot: wedding, small town, hospitalization, father daughter relationship, female director, extramarital affair, best friends, prom, homecoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Vanaja (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in rural South India, a place where social barriers are built stronger than fort walls, VANAJA explores the chasm that divides classes as a young girl struggles to come of age.
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, psychological, sexy ...
Audience: student film
Plot: pregnancy, coming of age, couples, village, teenage life, society, youth, family relations, injustice, dancing, rape, caste system ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Homefront (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Vietnam veteran Archibald Wright works as a house painter. One family he paints a house for has a problem he can relate to: Elaine, a woman who hired him, left his husband J.P., also a Vietnam vet while he was in 'Nam, and J.P. became an ...
Plot: vietnam war, waitress, vietnam veteran, alcoholic, commitment, inner city, house painter, alcohol abuse, family relations, parent child relationship, guitarist, vietnam war veteran ...
Place: los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 141
My First Wife (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: My First Wife is about the dramatic collapse of the marriage between John and Helen. It is also a film about our children and the future we offer them. Helen has decided to leave, and it is John who lacks the inner resources to cope with the ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, extramarital affair, woman crying, bloody hand, marital strife, subway, hitting a woman, man crying, crying woman, breaking through a door, marriage, unhappy marriage ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 24K
Wonder Wheel (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: ferris wheel, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, waitress, psychiatrist, betrayal, extramarital affair, adultery, marital infidelity, older woman younger man relationship, wife, affair ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Yesterday's Children (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jenny Cole lives with her husband and son in middle America. She is pregnant and starts to have very vivid dreams about a small city that has a big church. She then starts talking to her mother about it and her mother shows her some drawings she ...
Plot: parenting, orphanage, love, female protagonist, ancestry, family relations, reincarnation, memory, pregnancy, family history, rabbit, loveless marriage
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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White Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Debbie, a working class single mother from Leeds, moves her family to Bradford, where they find themselves in an ethnic minority. Daughter Leah must adapt to being the only white girl at school.
Plot: alcohol abuse, islam, racism, domestic violence, muslim, alcoholic, abusive husband, hijab
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Enak (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, France, Germany
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The astronaut Charles Enak refuses to come back to Earth after completing a mission in orbit. While he also refuses to give any explanation for his behaviour, the world enters its biggest crisis since the Cold War. As journalists try to find out ...
Plot: extramarital affair, photograph, surveillance, assassination attempt, cold war, scar, flashback, mistress, dog, female nudity, pregnancy, eavesdropping ...
Place: poland, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Angel in the Family (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sarah Bishop and her estranged sister Beth are reunited after their father Buddy suffers a mild stroke. Buddy, who's never accepted the loss of his wife Lorraine, wants only one thing-to return home for Christmas. With sweet memories of a life ...
Plot: christmas, love, father daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, miraculous event
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Barbara (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Young vicar Mr. Paul arrives at the Faroe Islands to take up a benefice, and meets the young Barbara, twice married to vicars, and with both husbands laid cold in the grave. Despite the warnings of the surrounding community and his own religious ...
Plot: love, priest, widow
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 284
Monologue (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Professor Sretenski is a scientist and director of a research center in Russia. He is separated from his wife and lives alone. His daughter, who lives with the mother, comes to his home and stays with him for a period, leaving her daughter with him. ...
Plot: family relations, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, teenager, grandfather granddaughter relationship, scientist, loneliness
Time: 70s
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last Fine Day (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The phone call from Sybille was usual. Her family didn't even know that this call just started their last fine day...
Plot: loss of mother, father son relationship, depressed woman, loss of wife, brother sister relationship, suicide, funeral, father daughter relationship, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Angela's Decision (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Living in the middle of Australia's desolate landscape, Angela has been waiting all her life. Waiting for her boyfriend to return from the army and marry her, waiting for her mother to sober up, waiting for her life to begin. On the return of ...
Style: social
Plot: hopes, mother daughter relationship, army, small town, friend, pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 621
Invisible (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ely is 17 years old. After school, she works few hours at a pet shop. When Ely learns that she is pregnant, her inner world explodes even though she tries to go on with her daily routine as if nothing was different. She is afraid and upset, and she ...
Plot: teenage pregnancy, pregnancy, female full frontal nudity, teenage protagonist, pet shop, female protagonist, dog, teen angst, 17 year old
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
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Regina (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The beautiful, educated and independent Regina hears from her partner Tiit that he has decided to marry a young pregnant girl. Then, she gets an inheritance - a house in a small borough. There's both a reason and an opportunity for a ...
Plot: nightmare, alcoholic, children, marriage of convenience, single woman, teacher, love, one night stand, loneliness, pregnant woman, remorse
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.0
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Woh Chokri (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Woh Chokri (वह छोकरी) is a Hindi movie starring Pallavi Joshi, Neena Gupta, Paresh Rawal, Om Puri and is directed by Subhankar Ghosh .
Plot: politician, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, train station, abandonment, murder, grief, husband wife relationship, maid, betrayal, poverty ...
Place: delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Harry's Daughters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: About two sisters, Marie and Ninni, both are pregnant for the first time. After conducting a joint survey, Ninni's child is found dead.
Plot: baby, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, childbirth, insanity, miscarriage, breast feeding, pregnancy, sister sister relationship
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Separate Tables (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two one-act plays explore love and loneliness. In "Table by the Window" an aging fashion model contrives a reunion with her ex-husband, a politician ruined by scandal, and their passion is rekindled. In "Table Number Seven" a ...
Plot: alcoholic, secret, false identity, ex husband ex wife relationship, small town, love interest, model, hotel, writers
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Garrincha: Lonely Star (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Chile
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of Brazilian soccer player, Garrincha, considered to be one of the greatest players of all time, with his uniquely original style. He had arched legs, a passion for women and booze. Also had a much talked extramarital affair with singer ...
Plot: football player, extramarital affair, sex, soccer, alcoholic, racial slur, samba, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%