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Thenmavin Kombath (1994)
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Thenmavin Kombath (1994)
Original name: തേന്മാവിന്‍ കൊമ്പത്ത്
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The story revolves around Manikyan (Mohanlal), Sreekrishnan(Nedumudi Venu) and Karthumbi (Shobana) and the love triangle between them. Manikyan works for Sreekrishnan and Sreekrishnan sees him like a brother. Once when they both are returning from a Mela after shopping, Sreekrishnan sees Karthumbi and gets attracted.
Plot: love triangle, misunderstanding, village, language barrier, love, race, fight, friendship, jealousy, marriage, honor, bus, father son relationship, servant, punishment, brother sister relationship, widow, false accusation, dispute, marketplace, feud, countryside, attraction, rivalry, angry mob ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sentimental films with plots about love, love triangle, love and romance, romance, misunderstanding, family relations and fall in love mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Thenmavin Kombath: Thalavattam (1986), Chithram (1988), Kakkakuyil (2001), Minnaram (1994), Poochakkoru Mookkuthi (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
Plot: deliberate cruelty, tragedy, death of protagonist, accidental death, doctor, mental illness, mental institution, lobotomy, domineering father, tragic love, love, death ...
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Chithram (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Kalyani (Ranjini) is the daughter of a wealthy NRI Ramachandra Menon (Poornam Vishwanathan) who resides in the United States. Kalyani, brought up in Chennai by her father's friend Kaimal (Nedumudi Venu), falls in love with another man and ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: flashback, telephone call, crying, estate, bed, dark past, ritual, bridge, lie, camera, inheritance, letter ...
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Kakkakuyil (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Kakkakuyil movie is about Sivaraman(Mohanlal) who has come to Mumbai for a visa. But Sivaraman finds his friend Govindan Kutty (Mukesh) amidst a sea of problems. Sivaraman is forced to participate in a bank robbery planned by Thomas and his gang, ...
Plot: bank robbery, fake identity, theft, visa, cheating, unemployment, impersonation, lawyer, deception
Place: dubai
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68%
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Minnaram (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Bobby (Mohanlal) is about to marry Tina (Anju) when his old college girlfriend Nina (Shobhana) arrives with a baby that she claims is his child. Tina’s father calls off the wedding and Bobby eventually prepares to accept Nina. Fate, however, has ...
Plot: explosion, terminal illness, ambulance, lie, dog, sword, club, train station, police station, family relations, phone booth, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Poochakkoru Mookkuthi (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Poochakkoru Mookkuthi movie tells Revathi (Menaka) who comes to the city from a small town in search of job and to have a good life and as it is with everyone her problem starts with finding a house. Shyam (Shankar) loves to become a popular singer. ...
Plot: multiple storylines, marital problem, misunderstanding, comedy of errors, dysfunctional marriage, mansion, screwball, money lender, chaos, love triangle, farce, bungalow ...
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Friends (2001)
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Friends is a 2001 Tamil movie starring Vijay, Surya, Ramesh Khanna, Devayani, Abhinyashree, Vijayalakshmi, Sriman and Vadivelu. The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film is a remake of the Malayalam film by the same name with actors Mukesh, ...
Style: romantic, captivating, touching
Plot: friendship, betrayal by friend, love triangle, love, deception, secret, unrequited love, friends falling out, falling off a cliff, ladder, jealousy, forest ...
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Brindaavanam (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Krish (NTR) is the son of a billionaire businessman (mukesh Rishi). He has a girl friend Indu (samantha). Her friend Bhoomi (kajal) wants to pursue her higher studies and lands in trouble when her father (Prakash Raj) wants to marry her to his ...
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: swashbuckler, divine intervention, arranged marriage, brother vs brother, beating, fight, abduction, love triangle, bus, family relations, father son relationship, rivalry ...
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Pattana Pravesham (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Pattanapravesham movie is the sequel of Nadodikkattu. Just six months after the events of the prequel, C.I.D. Ramdas (Mohanlal) and C.I.D. Vijayan (Sreenivasan) who are called to Kerala to find the murderer of a police officer. The two incompetent ...
Plot: rearview mirror, conference, police station, construction site, fight, axe, widow, mask, gangsters, disguise, escaped convict, warehouse ...
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43%
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Rock N' Roll (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Story: Rock N Roll is a 2007 Malayalam film directed by Renjith. The film stars Mohanlal, Lakshmi Rai, Mukesh and Rahman in lead roles.
Plot: singer, composer, music, drummer, love, friendship, song, wedding, rock and roll, musician, malayalam
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42%
Vellanakalude Naadu (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Vellanakalude Nadu movie which is a political satire based against municipal mafia in the form of Buildings
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Nadodikkattu (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: After loosing their jobs, Dasen and Vijayan don't see any chances to get work in Kerala. So both escape to Gulf , but can they find luck there?
Style: cult film
Plot: drug dealer, bow and arrow, timebomb, misunderstanding, politician, unemployed, friendship, roommate, fired from the job, graduate, con artists, hitman ...
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Dancing Maharaja (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A lavish Maharaja lived with his sister-in-law and stepbrother Rajasekhar, helping people incessantly. His sister-in-law has a son, to whom the Maharaja bequeaths a major portion of his property. At this juncture, a new baby is born to the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Plot: love triangle, bollywood, romance, protagonist as suspect, love and romance, master and servant, actress, landowner, revelation, truth, grief, loyalty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
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Something Is Happening (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Anjali is left heartbroken when her best friend and secret crush, Rahul, falls in love with Tina. Years later, Tina's young daughter tries to fulfil her mother's last wish of uniting Rahul and Anjali.
Style: sentimental, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, crumbling relationship, youth, family life, childhood friend, childhood friends, couples, romance, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, asia
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33%
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Bahu Begum (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: On the day of her marriage, the bride goes missing. She ends up in a brothel, compelling her wealthy husband to pretend that all is well to keep the family's honor intact.
Style: emotional, sentimental, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: lifestyle, social differences, society, parents and children, unfulfillment, romance, love and romance, unfulfilled love, love triangle, family relations, true love, prostitute ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india
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No Entry (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
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Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
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Transistor Love Story (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Thailand
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Story: Phaen is a suburban young man with a great love for music. He never misses a chance to show off his voice at temple fairs in his village. It is at one of the fairs that he meets and falls in love with Sadao. On their wedding day, Phaen gives Sadao a ...
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Minnale (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
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Plot: director cameo, deception, college, prank, rivalry, fistfight, grandfather grandson relationship, group of friends, impersonation, love triangle, working out, love at first sight ...
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29%
Will You Marry Me? (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
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Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: date night, girls' night
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29%
Sleep with Me (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Six different writers wrote a scene each of this romantic comedy featuring the marriage and turbulent relationship of Joseph and Sarah, with Joseph's best friend Frank trying hard to cope with letting the love of his life marry his best friend. ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, witty, clever ...
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Aakasha Gopuram (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Plot: anti hero, ambition, church, selfishness, anti heroes, architect, christian, indian lead, malayalam
Place: london
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29%
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Bharatham (1991)
Genre: Musical, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Bharatham (Malayalam: ഭരതം) is a 1991 musical-drama Malayalam film written by A. K. Lohithadas, directed by Sibi Malayil, and produced by Mohanlal under the banner of Pranavam Arts. It stars Mohanlal, Urvashi, Nedumudi Venu, Lakshmi, and ...
Plot: crying, secret, death of brother, singer, alcohol abuse, concert, photograph, musician, brother brother relationship, drunkenness
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Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Devdas is sent away by his father so he can improve himself but upon his return his father still doesn’t welcome him back. Devdas and Paro are in love but Paro is a lower caste and is set to be married to an older widower. Devdas is devastated ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, touching, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
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Hero No. 1 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Rajesh Malhotra (Govinda) is the son of a wealthy businessman Dhanraj Malhotra (Kader Khan). However, he is not happy at his home since his father does not let him live his life his way. He escapes from his home and reaches Europe. Meena (Karishma ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: shrewd, couples, couple relations, fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, bollywood, family relations, meet the parents, strict father, argument, insurance agent ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: danger, fall in love, getting home, countryside, mountain, village, fight, young woman, boy meets girl, rain, love, bullying ...
Place: georgia (former ussr)
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Rajput (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Unable to handle the taking of his kingdom by an Indian Government decree, the Maharaja kills himself. His son, Jaipal, takes over as the Maharaja, turns rebel, and refuses to hand over his title and kingdom to the Government. It is in this ...
Plot: horse riding, marriage, horse, love triangle, mistress, premarital sex, family feud, baby, death of father, bandit, misunderstanding, attempted kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Raja Babu (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Raja Babu (Govinda) is a poor orphan adopted by a wealthy village couple (Kadar Khan and Aruna Irani). He is a typical country bumpkin, good-hearted but lacking in urban manners. He falls ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, serious, epic
Plot: village, against the odds, teenage love, culture clash, bollywood, family relations, social relations, power relations, village life, social differences, rich and poor, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Punjabi House (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Unni (Dileep) has many debts and no way to repay them. He decides to commit suicide so that his parents can use the insurance money to repay the debts, but he is saved by a fisherman named Gangadharan (Cochin Haneefa) and his employee Ramanan ...
Plot: suicide, fake identity, suitcase, deception, insurance, washing clothes, coast, rat poison, life insurance, mute woman, cousins in love, punjabi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%