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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, flashlight ...

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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, love triangle, love and romance, friendship, romance, flashback and misunderstanding 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: mental patient, deliberate cruelty, lobotomy, tragic love, death of protagonist, forbidden love, love, cruelty, mental illness, mental institution, domineering father, euthanasia ...
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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: escaped convict, alarm clock, fainting, photographer, airport, father figure, singing, scooter, caretaker, donkey, bridge, death sentence ...
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76%
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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, cheating, fake identity, visa, theft, impersonation, unemployment, deception, lawyer
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: eavesdropping, illegitimate daughter, club, suspicion, attempted murder, police station, adultery, children, death of sister, lie, train station, sword ...
⇓ 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: comedy of errors, screwball, bungalow, marital problem, multiple storylines, suspicion of adultery, confusion, love triangle, mansion, farce, dysfunctional marriage, misunderstanding ...
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58%
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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, secret, deception, unrequited love, friends falling out, coma, dog, falling off a cliff, ladder ...
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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: brother vs brother, deception, love triangle, bus, revelation, truth, rivalry, abduction, fight, father son relationship, family reunited, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: restaurant, hypodermic needle, police station, construction site, argument, truck, arrest, mask, sneezing, maid, conference, axe ...
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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, friendship, song, drummer, love, music, musician, wedding, rock and roll, 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
Plot: bridge collapse, cover up, death, corruption, flashback, murder, death of family, satire, elephant, death of sister, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, mechanic
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38%
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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: bow and arrow, drug dealer, misunderstanding, politician, unemployed, timebomb, friendship, immigration, loan, suitcase, cow, boat ...
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, protagonist as suspect, master and servant, bollywood, real life father and son playing father and son, master servant relationship, leaving home, baby, horse and carriage, stage actress ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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34%
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, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love triangle, crumbling relationship, youth, love and romance, family life, childhood friends, childhood friend, unfulfilled love, couple relations, love affair ...
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: touching, emotional, serious, sentimental, realistic
Plot: unfulfilled love, parents and children, unfulfillment, romance, society, family relations, lifestyle, prostitute, true love, social differences, love triangle, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: india
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31%
 6.6
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No Entry (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Kishen is a newspaper baron married to Kaajal, a housewife who suspects her husband of having numerous non-existent affairs. Pooja is the believing wife of ever-philandering globe-trotting businessman Prem. Kishen and Prem are thick pals. Sanjana ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, realistic, humorous, topical humor
Plot: womanizer, prostitute, love affair, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, crimes, politician, adultery, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south africa
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31%
To Fall in Love (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Prem Kapoor, an aspiring popstar, lives with his elder sister, Neelu, and brother-in-law, Vinod. Prem is in love with Nisha and both hope to marry soon...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, remake of american film
Plot: womanizer, friendship, wedding, true love, looking for love, fall in love, love affair, family life, unfulfilled love, couples, romance, love and romance ...
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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.
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Will You Marry Me? (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Sameer, fast at losing his temper is re-located to Goa where he falls in love with Rani. But Sameer's new roommate Sunny, has some plans of his own.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, relationship vs career, looking for love, friendship, disorder, designer, romance, nothing goes right, farce, buddies, fashion, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.9
 614
Pavithram (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A young man's relationship with his career, fiancee and brother is brought under stress by the birth of an unexpected sister.The film deals with the relationship between siblings Unnikrishnan (Mohanlal) and Meenakshi (Vinduja Menon) who have an ...
Plot: teenage girl, pregnant woman, father son relationship, rebelliousness, argument, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, college, dream, flashback, breakup, wooing, little sister ...
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29%
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Minnale (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Rajesh Shivakumar is a college hoodlum who has his first crush on Reena Joseph, who unfortunately, is engaged to be married to Rajiv Samuel, an Indian engineer settled abroad. In an effort to gain her heart, Maddy impersonates Rajiv and gets close ...
Plot: group of friends, love triangle, fistfight, prank, rivalry, sidekick, college student, breakup, deception, tutor, director cameo, impersonation ...
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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: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
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Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
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29%
To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Lara Jean and Peter have just taken their romance from pretend to officially real when another recipient of one of her love letters enters the picture.
Style: romantic, sweet, feel good, touching, uplifting
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: love triangle, couples, love, love affair, friendship, couple relations, reunion, love and romance, youth, fall in love, destiny, romance
Time: contemporary
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29%
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: ambition, christian, selfishness, church, architect, anti hero, anti heroes, malayalam, indian lead
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: photograph, brother brother relationship, secret, death of brother, musician, singer, drunkenness, concert, alcohol abuse, crying
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29%
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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: captivating, sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: unfulfilled love, love triangle, unfulfillment, forbidden love, love affair, love and romance, couple relations, destiny, family relations, self destructing, fall in love, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1900s, 20th century, 90s
Place: india, london, asia, england, europe ...
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29%
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: parents and children, fall in love, meet the parents, family relations, couples, love and romance, shrewd, couple relations, bollywood, strict father, argument, insurance agent ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Morning Bells (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Plot: danger, bullying, getting home, fall in love, young woman, village, mountain, fight, new teacher, boy meets girl, love, rain ...
Place: georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
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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, horse riding, revenge, love, death of father, marriage, baby, misunderstanding, attempted kidnapping, feud, rape, love triangle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ...
Plot: countryside, return home, truck driver, death of father, village, drinking, brother in law sister in law relationship, provincial life, farmer, drink, rice, neighbor ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Transistor Love Story (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
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 ...
Style: touching, captivating, light, social realism, sentimental ...
Plot: singing competition, singer, love, employer employee relationship, marriage, singing, village, military service, military, co worker co worker relationship, singing contest, bigger dreams ...
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%