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: love, prison, pregnancy, kidnapping, actress, elopement, imprisonment, garage, premarital sex, play within film, theatre production, stage play, playwright

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, touching, serious and humorous films with plots about love, pregnancy, marriage, wedding, death, father son relationship and romance mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Gandharvam: Pakshe (1994), Pranayam (2011), Bewafa Sanam (1995), Lina's Wedding (1973), Ravanaprabhu (2001). 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.
Plot: love, unhappy marriage, female writer, suicide, husband wife estrangement, debt, dysfunctional marriage, marriage, unrequited love, marital separation
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95%
 7.4
 721
Pranayam (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Menon runs into his former wife Grace, who is married to a bedridden Mathew and loves him immensely. The movie revolves around their crossing and emotes the meaning of love and its various forms.
Plot: career, philosophy, romance, professor, american football player, heart attack, love, love triangle, wheelchair, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.5
 80
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: miscarriage of justice, ends with death, anti hero, wrongful imprisonment, wedding, tragedy, prisoner, murder, love, prison, shot to death
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, tragic event, pregnancy, marriage, hate, single, farm
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.9
 922
Ravanaprabhu (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Karthikeyan, a liquor baron, sets out to take back his ancestral house which was usurped by Shekharan. To seek revenge, Karthikeyan abducts Shekharan's daughter and ends up falling in love with her.
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, parent child relationship, revenge killing, family feud, wheelchair, father son relationship, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.2
 3K
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, boy, snow, girl, lust, heart transplant, tragic love, love triangle
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
 4K
Fitoor (2016)
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.
Plot: dancing, artist, love, modern day adaptation, snow, class differences
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 46
Open Eyes (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Raafat El-Mihi.
Plot: murder of brother, older man younger woman relationship, pregnancy, inheritance, screaming, infertility, death of brother, husband wife relationship, brother murders brother, murder, death, love ...
Place: cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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An Intimate Friendship (2000)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A family of friends is forever changed when two of the friends realize that their love for one another goes beyond the confines of their conventional relationship.
Plot: lesbian, drinking, friendship, surprise party, sister sister relationship, stage play, lesbianism, lesbian kiss, drink, homosexual, lesbian relationship, gay bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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.
Plot: dentist, divorce, family, children, company, house, flat, staff, adultery, marriage, husband wife relationship, infidelity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Aakasha Gopuram (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: The film, in Malayalam and made by the Indian film maker K P Kumaran, AkashaGopuram is set among the Indian immigrant community in London and tells the story of Albert Samson (Mohanlal), a middle-aged architect who has clawed his way to prominence.
Plot: indian lead, selfishness, anti hero, church, ambition, christian, architect, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 631
Rhythm (2000)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Rhythm is a 2000 Tamil film directed by Vasanth. The film stars Arjun, Meena and Manivannan in lead roles and Ramesh Aravind and Jyothika in cameo appearances. The music is by A. R. Rahman, while cinematography was handled by P.S. Vinod and Arthur ...
Plot: hospital, flashback, father son relationship, marriage, photographer, husband wife relationship, widow, police officer, single mother, train, love, bank ...
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.9
 909
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 ...
Plot: lobotomy, cruelty, love, death, domineering father, tragedy, accidental death, deliberate cruelty, death of protagonist, tragic love, euthanasia, mental patient ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: valet, tuberculosis, illness, vengeance, death in childbirth, naval officer, love, pregnancy, father son relationship, father daughter relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: basketball, love, sport, divorce, speech, mother, toilet, marriage, school, college, leukemia, english ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
What's New About Love? (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Six friends gather every evening in a basement to make music. But during the day, regarding the things of life, there are no tests. Every experience leaves its mark.
Plot: love, impossible love, guitar, homosexual
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.2
 192
Panchagni (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The movie revolves around Indira, who is serving life sentence in the jail. She has been charged for the murder of Avarachan, a landlord who killed a young tribal woman after raping her.
Plot: death of mother, rifle, police station, dysfunctional family, camera, anger, friend, mother daughter relationship, unemployment, bedridden, activist, happiness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Life of Devotion (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Vandana and Arun fall in love the instant they meet. On a trip to a Shiv temple, they get married in an impromptu ceremony in front of God. A chance rainshower strands them at a remote hotel where Vandana gets pregnant. With their legal marriage ...
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 3K
Loving (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Laura and Carlos love each other as if every day was the last, and perhaps that first love intensity is what will tear them apart a year later.
Style: romantic
Plot: love, romance, sex scene, female nudity, jealousy, infidelity
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 124
Ajanabee (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Middle-classed young and dashing Rohit Kumar Saxena falls in love with wealthy and lovely Reshmi, and both decide to get married. Reshmi's dad, the wealthy Diwan Sardarilal is strongly opposed to this marriage, but relents when Reshmi refuses ...
Plot: estate, falling down stairs, truck, gas station, fashion model, train station, frame up, pregnancy, whip, dysfunctional marriage, misunderstanding, temptation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.8
 709
The Beginning (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A film-in-film story set in a provincial town in Russia. Pasha is an amateur actress who plays a witch at a local club, but her dream is to play Joan of Arc. In a strike of luck she is cast as Joan of Arc in a big screen film. Now she is torn ...
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43%
Teree Sang: A Kidult Love Story (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An under-aged couple fall in love, face opposition from the girl's wealthy parents, elope, and go on the run from the police.
Plot: teenage pregnancy, elopement, watching someone sleep, immaturity, ignorance, innocence, teenager, teenage love, spoiled brat
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 676
Hero (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Hero is the story of a criminal transforming and evolving as a good person under the influence of love. Jackie is a baddie with a heart of gold though, who has to settle scores with the area's 'Thakur' and his police officer son ...
Plot: impersonating a police officer, kidnapping, crime boss, anti hero, motorcycle, falling in love, redemption, anger, father daughter relationship, helicopter, police officer, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Before Twilight (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 96 min.
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Plot: prison, death, gay slur, old man, actor, actress, memory, stage play, fame, retirement, old age, actor's life
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 2K
Friends (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A story about a girl named Priya (Preity Zinta) who is the apple of her parents' eyes. She defied the Indian culture when she got pregnant out of marriage by Saif Ali Khan
Style: touching, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: pregnancy, love and romance, siblings relations, single parent, society, rebellion, bollywood, redemption, unfulfilled love, against the rules, hopes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.4
 48
Too Saved (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Lisa is a young, Christian woman. Bobby, her boyfriend, however, is a street hoodlum. Lisa prays constantly that Bobby will accept God in his life. She soon gets what she wants, but discovers that Bobby's conversion means that she has to get ...
Plot: addiction, church, love, couples
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.9
 220
The Gesture (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Andaz or Andaaz is a 1971 Hindi romantic movie starring Shammi Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna, Hema Malini and Simi Garewal. The film was directed by Ramesh Sippy. The film was a considerable success and important in the career of Malini as an actress.
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, humorous
Plot: single parent, writer's life, family relations, gays and lesbians, unlikely couple, babies and infants, love and romance, artists and showbiz, injustice, forbidden love, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, New Zealand, USA, India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Style: melancholic, scenic, heartbreaking, touching, compassionate ...
Plot: miscarriage, moral dilemma, isolation, island, mother love, husband wife relationship, wanting to have children, kidnapping, redemption, love, motherhood, marriage ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, year 1918
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Vishwanath is a multi-millionaire industrialist, who lives in a palatial house, with his only chid, a son named Vijay. Vijay has been literally born with a silver spoon in his mouth, and indulges in life's temptations and weaknesses to the ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: pregnancy, vengeance, on the run, society, drug dealing, homecoming, chase, criminal's revenge, couples, elderly lovers, parents and children, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bittersweet Love (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pregnant woman and her husband discover they are half brother and half sister, thanks to his father (Robert Lansing) and her mother (Lana Turner).
Plot: half brother half sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, secret, incest, homosexual subtext, mansion, father son relationship, male female relationship, love, sex, brother sister relationship, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%