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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, friendship, jealousy, honor, servant, punishment, dispute, feud, countryside, rivalry, father son relationship, celebration, argument, widow, brother sister relationship, attraction

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and feel good films with plots about love triangle, love, romance, friendship, flashback, love and romance and jealousy mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Thenmavin Kombath: Thalavattam (1986), Chithram (1988), Kakkakuyil (2001), Poochakkoru Mookkuthi (1984), Minnaram (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
95%
 8.6
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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: voyeur, office, airport, canceled wedding, prison warden, deception, office romance, fainting, singing, looking through a keyhole, letter, ritual ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.4
 456
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, cheating, visa, unemployment, deception, lawyer
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: love triangle, screwball, money lender, confusion, mansion, misunderstanding, mistaken identity, bungalow, chaos, comedy of errors
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.2
 890
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: motorcycle, billiards, death, misunderstanding, broken engagement, tutor, eavesdropping, death of sister, attempted murder, dynamite, cook, suspicion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.5
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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, ...
Plot: friendship, betrayal by friend, love triangle, jealousy, unrequited love, coma, ladder, deception, secret, friend, dog, falling off a cliff ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Malamaal Weekly (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Lilaram sells lottery tickets and one customer has hit the jackpot but dies of shock upon finding out that he has won. Now, Lilaram wants all the money, and so does everyone around him.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: lottery, village, social relations, village life, nothing goes right, cons and scams, comedy of errors, bollywood, dishonesty, disorder, death, car accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.6
 265
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, love, song, friendship, drummer, musician, wedding, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 8.8
 3K
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?
Plot: politician, misunderstanding, bow and arrow, drug dealer, office, bicycle, car accident, friendship, roommate, disguise, suitcase, gangster ...
Place: dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: murder, death, corruption, bridge collapse, elephant, cover up, mechanic, flashback, death of sister, death of family, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, love, neighbor, father son relationship, beer, drink, tradition, drinking, brother in law sister in law relationship, vietnamese, provincial life, brother brother relationship ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 3K
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: truth, father son relationship, lie, rivalry, deception, brother vs brother, revelation, divine intervention, arranged marriage, beating, bus, love triangle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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 ⇓
36%
 7.9
 500
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: college, pregnancy, brother sister relationship, dream, pregnant woman, unplanned pregnancy, flashback, father son relationship, teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, argument, death in childbirth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.6
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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: love triangle, deception, sidekick, group of friends, grandfather grandson relationship, fistfight, arranged marriage, tutor, breakup, engagement, college student, prank ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: love triangle, bollywood, protagonist as suspect, love and romance, master and servant, romance, misunderstanding, master servant relationship, leaving home, revelation, truth, grief ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: friendship, love triangle, romance, couple relations, bollywood, best friends, family life, love affair, couples, fall in love, pregnancy, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Bridget Jones's Baby (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, France, China, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Breaking up with Mark Darcy leaves Bridget Jones over 40 and single again. Feeling that she has everything under control, Jones decides to focus on her career as a top news producer. Suddenly, her love life comes back from the dead when she meets a ...
Style: romantic, funny, emotional, light, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, rivalry, jealousy, female protagonist, character study, pregnant woman, relationships, british, baby, unknown father, pregnancy, parenthood ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 8K
Rangeela (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A poor young woman, who dreams of Bollywood fame, is caught in a love triangle between her childhood friend and a famous actor.
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: bollywood, love triangle, celebrity culture, unfulfilled love, artists and showbiz, couple relations, rise to the top, love and romance, dancer's life, rich and poor, romance, actor's life ...
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Place: asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.6
 34K
Devdas (2002)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
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Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 1900s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: india, europe, england, asia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 9K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
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Style: realistic, feel good, semi serious, humorous
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Time: contemporary
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
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Plot: village, family, old friend, school, movie business, movie star, struggle, rich, childhood friend, malayalam, film making
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 755
Harikrishnans (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Harikrishnans movie revolves around Harikrishnan (Mammootty and Mohanlal) who are one of the most famous lawyer duo in India. To avoid confusion one is called as Hari (Mammooty) and the other as Krishnan (Mohanlal). They are known to take lakhs for ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Aakasha Gopuram (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.5
 2K
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Over the Dark Water (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: sincere, sentimental, touching, psychological, melancholic
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Time: 90s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.5
 13K
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India, USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Kunal and Sameer, two straight guys who pretend to be a gay couple to secure an posh Miami apartment, but both of them fall for their gorgeous room-mate Neha, hilarity ensures as they strive to convince one and all they are gay! While secretly ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: friendship, bollywood, disorder, romance, jealousy, love triangle, tenant, rivalry, gay, music, stereotypes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Walking on Sunshine (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set to the music of popular hit songs from the 1980s. A beautiful coastal village, present day Italy. After a whirlwind romance, Maddie is preparing to marry gorgeous Italian Raf, and has invited her sister Taylor to the wedding. Unbeknownst to ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: love triangle, couple relations, siblings relations, love and romance, family relations, couples, summer, village, romance, holiday, sun, wedding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.2
 1K
Badri (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Badri (Telugu: బద్రి) is a Telugu film which is written and directed by Puri Jagannadh. It starred Pawan Kalyan, Amisha Patel, and Renu Desai in lead roles. This was Ramana Gogula's second time working with Pawan Kalyan.
Plot: hospital, jealousy, poison, love, drunkenness, deception, airport, hockey stick, beating, punched in the stomach, advertising agency, park bench ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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