Movies like Gandharvam

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Gandharvam (1993)
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Gandharvam (1993)
Original name: ഗാന്ധര്‍വ്വം
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A romantic film packed with fun and adventure Gandharavam tells the story of an auto mechanic who falls in love with the daughter of a crime mob family.
Plot: theatre production, playwright, stage play, play within film, premarital sex, imprisonment, garage, actress, pregnancy, kidnapping, elopement, prison, love

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and touching films with plots about love, pregnancy, marriage, tragedy, husband wife relationship, death and suicide mostly in Romance, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Gandharvam: Pakshe (1994), Pranayam (2011), Aakasha Gopuram (2008), Innathe Chintha Vishayam (2008), SanamRe (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pakshe (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Pakshe movie is all about Balachandran (Mohanlal) who had to sacrifice his childhood love (Shobhana), to marry into a rich family who only wanted his IAS Status, in order to save his poor family, lives a life of regret and despair for his decision.
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Pranayam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
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Aakasha Gopuram (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Innathe Chintha Vishayam (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Garment exporter Gopakumar, with the help of his fashion designer Kamala and broker Immanuel, brings together three couples who are on the verge of separation.
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SanamRe (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story about the man who is confused with his love life finds solace in his birthplace with his childhood love.
Plot: love, true love, reunion, love triangle, heart transplant, tragic love, girl, lust, snow, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lina's Wedding (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lina is in her best age, mid-30s. She is strong-willed, resilient and self-conscious. There has never been a man in her life, on the contrary, she even had to play the man's role on the small farm to sustain herself and the parents. But the ...
Plot: love, pregnancy, single, farm, hate, tragic event, marriage
Time: 1910s
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Auntie Lan (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
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 6.4
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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: wedding, love, prison, murder, prisoner, shot to death, miscarriage of justice, ends with death, tragedy, wrongful imprisonment, anti hero
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A young artist tries to win the heart of his muse, while her mother hatches a scheme to end his quest for true love.
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Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
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Thalavattam (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Vinod/Vinu (played by Mohanlal) is mentally ill and is hospitalized in the institution run by Dr. Ravindran ( M G Soman). Story progresses as Vinod recovers with the help of Dr. Savithri, Dr. Ravindran's daughter (Karthika) and Dr. Unnikrishnan ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Panchagni (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
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Ajanabee (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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Country: India
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
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