Movies like Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof

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Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof (1980)
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Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof (1980)
Original name: رجل فقد عقله
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, Sport
Country: Egypt
Story: Ragab, a small town man goes to the big city to buy a tractor to bring back home. In the big city, he quickly finds that not everything and everyone is so clear cut. Directed by and Mohamed Abdel Aziz and Ahmed Fouad.
Plot: soccer, game, divorce, marriage, sacrifice, father son relationship, drunkenness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, middle aged man, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, uncle, apartment, little sister, drink, drinking, telephone call, affair, eavesdropping, goalkeeper

Most similar movies to Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and touching films with plots about husband wife relationship, marriage, father son relationship, drinking, drink, family relations and mother son relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof: Mamnou Fi Laylat El-Dokhla (1975), The Sins (1962), Ala bab el wazir (1982), Transistor Love Story (2001), My Father Up the Tree (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mamnou Fi Laylat El-Dokhla (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A young couple face hardships as they start their life together.
Plot: spirit, dead mother, groom, swimming pool, hotel, mother in law, control freak, taxi, mother, ghost, newlyweds, history teacher ...
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95%
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The Sins (1962)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Hussein and Ahmad are brothers. Hussein falls in love with a colleague, but his father mysteriously decides that Ahmad should marry her instead.
Plot: newborn baby, election, betrayal, adoption, brother brother relationship, love, father daughter relationship, lawyer, camping, sadness, university student, student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Ala bab el wazir (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Crime
Country: Egypt
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kamal is a university student who is in love with Nora the daughter of a ruthless businessman who rejects him because he is poor and thus plots to keep him away from her. With the help of his friends they try to solve his problem especially after ...
Plot: debt, stabbing, skull, plumber, countryside, law student, father son relationship, rooftop, friend, cruelty, class differences, belly dancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ...
Plot: military service, military draft, forgiveness, jail, drunkenness, singing, employer employee relationship, love, transistor radio, singer, marriage, village ...
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
My Father Up the Tree (1969)
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man is shunned by his friends after he starts an affair with a dancer.
Plot: dancer, alcohol, dancing, father son relationship, singer, guilt, prostitute, train, singing, photo album, mistress, belly dancer ...
Place: lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Marriage Story (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal and creative extremes.
Style: thought provoking, rough, psychological, touching, disturbing ...
Plot: parent child relationship, divorce, lawyer, marriage, husband wife relationship, infidelity, marital problem, husband wife conflict, troubled marriage, apology, theatre director, divorce lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Open Eyes (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Directed by Raafat El-Mihi.
Plot: pregnancy, infertility, brother brother relationship, love, death, murder, family relations, husband wife relationship, death of brother, older man younger woman relationship, inheritance, childbirth ...
Place: cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Five Years (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In New York, a struggling actress and a successful writer sing about their failed marriage from two perspectives.
Style: sentimental, humorous, melancholic, lyrical, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: marriage, romance, writer's life, love affair, artists and showbiz, wife, husband wife relationship, marital problem, breakup, memory, audition, aspiring writer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, year 2011, year 2013
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, ohio, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Danish Experiment (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Qadry Al-Minyawi is a widowed husband and a father of four adult sons Mahmoud, Ibrahim, Abdulrahman and Hussien. When he is later appointed as the new minister of youth and sports, his old friend asks him to host his Danish sister-in-law Anita who ...
Plot: arabic, boxing, minister, pizza, beer, wedding, alcohol, prank, father son relationship, cultural difference, pizza delivery boy, heart attack ...
Place: egypt, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Guys and Balls (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Ecki is a sweet, closeted gay man who works in his family’s bakery and plays goalie in his small town’s soccer team. When he both loses the big game, and is caught flirting with another player, his homophobic teammates throw him out. He vows to ...
Style: humorous, realistic, feel good, semi serious, queer cinema
Audience: teens
Plot: coming out, small town, injustice, grudge, sport team, self fulfillment, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, hopes, contests and competitions, against the odds, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Keeper (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, Switzerland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maxime and Mélanie are a typical teenage couple. Like most lovestruck fifteen-year-olds, they can't get enough of each other and they think they'll be together forever. But when Mélanie becomes pregnant, their worlds are rocked.
Plot: young love, teenage pregnancy, pregnancy test, text messaging, coach, football, fireworks, goalkeeper, pregnancy, sms, fair, soccer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
My Best Friend, General Vasili, the Son of Joseph Stalin (1991)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on a true story of a sport star Bobrov, who happened to become befriended by Vasili, the son of Stalin.
Plot: father son relationship, drinking, military, soccer, stalinism, abusive father, politics, drunkenness, ice hockey, uniform, dictatorship
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
On a Clear Day (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After decades of laboring as a Glasgow shipbuilder, Frank Redmond, a no-nonsense 55-year-old working-class man, suddenly finds himself laid off. For the first time in his life, he is without a job or a sense of direction, and he's too proud to ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, family relations, swimming, working class, hopes, self discovery, down on your luck, couple relations, marriage, estrangement, human nature, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: english channel, scotland, europe, france, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Random Love Story (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 52 min.
Story: This 50-minutes long TV production, Wiszniewski's only feature film, is the story of a young worker, who is given a flat by his union commission on condition that he gets married.
Plot: sister in law, worker, unhappy marriage, factory, apartment, husband wife relationship, marriage, forced marriage
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Bend It Like Beckham (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jess Bhamra, the daughter of a strict Indian couple in London, is not permitted to play organized soccer, even though she is 18. When Jess is playing for fun one day, her impressive skills are seen by Jules Paxton, who then convinces Jess to play ...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, light, sweet ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, teens, chick flick
Plot: soccer, sport, generation gap, football, friendship, culture clash, coach, tradition, family relations, family, follow your dream, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england, germany, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Better Than Escape (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Yugoslav stage actor marries an American girl in Belgrade and has a child with her, when his career downhill out of political reasons he develops a drinking habit, his wife leaves him and takes their daughter to U.S.A.
Plot: american, dysfunctional marriage, theatre production, censorship, tv show, actor, arrest, alcoholic, jail, serbian, car accident, drunkenness ...
Place: belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Lovers (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The separation of a long married couple goes awry when they fall for each other again.
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, touching
Plot: lovers, romance, lover, wife husband relationship, infidelity, adultery, love triangle, marital problem, secret, marriage, cheating wife, unfaithful wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sleepless Nights (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A strong controversial adult drama about troubles facing young married and non-married couples. The old friends are invited at Khaled's and Perry's daughter birthday. Moushira is married to Ali, Amr to Farah , and Sameh is having an affair ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, marriage, husband wife relationship, psychotherapy, arab, drinking contest, sex, prostitute, drugs, party
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Four Christmases (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, family relations, holiday, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, in-laws, parents and children, eccentric family, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 2K
Blue State (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: BLUE STATE is a romantic comedy about a disgruntled Democrat who actually follows through on a drunken campaign promise to move to Canada if George "Dubya" Bush gets re-elected.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty
Plot: politics, vietnam war, political unrest, self discovery, culture clash, democrat, starting over, media, state affairs, political campaign, on the road, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 2004
Place: canada, usa, san francisco, ohio, washington state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Why Did I Get Married? (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Every year, friends get together for a weekend retreat. This year, sparks fly from the first moment:the unhappily married Sheila has brought her friend Trina along. Diana (an attorney married to Terry) thinks Trina has her gold-digging sights set on ...
Style: witty, captivating, humorous, not serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, friend, divorce, marriage, broken heart, ex husband ex wife relationship, mind game, marital problem, obesity, marriage proposal, sarcasm, jealousy ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Scenes from a Gay Marriage (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A recently single man finds solace in his upstairs neighbors' seemingly perfect relationship - until he suspects one of them is cheating.
Plot: listening to sex, gay, coffee, gay kiss, mirror, movie theatre, gay couple, game, speedo, gay marriage, gay man straight woman relationship, following someone in a car ...
Place: nashville tennessee, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
St. Patrick's Day (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An Irish family has a reunion near St Patrick's Day, and all of the expected drama ensues.
Plot: massage, vegetarian, family relations, family reunited, veil, writers, male female relationship, pipe, dancer, poem, driving, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, Croatia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in pre-World War II Zagreb, the story is seen through the eyes of 6-year-old Perica Šafranek (played by Tomislav Žganec). A dandy from Zagreb, Mr Fulir (played by Relja Bašić), starts flirting with Perica's mother during a family ...
Style: social
Plot: marriage, flirting, flirt, singing, infatuation, period piece
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Possible Loves (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fifteen year ago, Carlos went to the cinema to meet Júlia, his university colleague with whom he was in love. She never showed up. Carlos was left waiting in the lobby alone. While he waits, something happens which will change his life. A scene, an ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, clever, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, midlife crisis, sexual relations, love and romance, unfulfillment, looking for sex, family relations, womanizer, jury, young lovers, opposites attract, father son relationship ...
Time: future
Place: brazil, latin america, cuba, africa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.0
 3K
Shake It (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jacob is a young man used to getting everything he wants. For several years, he has been living in a happy homosexual partnership with Jørgen, and one night Jacob decides to pop the big question to Jørgen. Jørgen happily accepts Jacobs marriage ...
Style: realistic, touching, semi serious, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: infidelity, family relations, friendship, fall in love, pregnancy, gay relationship, gay teenager, looking for love, couple relations, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, single parent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: denmark, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Boredom in Brno (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Black-and-white comedy about two young people who want to lose, finally, their innocence, and about life in a very boring city of Brno ...
Plot: bar, spanking, female nudity, male nudity, bus, brother brother relationship, sex, midlife crisis, best friend, condom, apartment, affair ...
Place: czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.2
 15K
Maggie's Plan (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Maggie 's plan to have a baby on her own is derailed when she falls in love with John, a married man, destroying his volatile marriage to the brilliant and impossible Georgette. But one daughter and three years later, Maggie is out of love and ...
Style: melancholic, talky, sentimental, satirical, intellectual ...
Plot: blended family, adultery, divorce, husband wife relationship, love triangle, love, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, little girl, teenage girl ...
Place: new york, quebec, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Life of the Party (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: A group of friends plan an intervention to help their pal address his drinking problem. Things go awry when the shrink they hired fails to show up
Style: psychological, touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: alcohol abuse, friendship, parents and children, crumbling marriage, suburbs, love and romance, lifestyle, social decay, family problems, suburban life, thirtysomething life, bittersweet ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: father son relationship, flashback, marriage, photographer, husband wife relationship, suburbs, family relations, single mother, train, bank, widower, police officer ...
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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