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Woh Chokri (1994)
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Woh Chokri (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Woh Chokri (वह छोकरी) is a Hindi movie starring Pallavi Joshi, Neena Gupta, Paresh Rawal, Om Puri and is directed by Subhankar Ghosh .
Plot: school, death, family relations, betrayal, politician, maid, tragedy, alcohol abuse, poverty, slum, father daughter relationship, murder, drunkenness, grief, mother daughter relationship, train station, family abandonment, abandonment, husband wife relationship, affection, illegitimacy, school expulsion, train tracks
Place: delhi

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and suspenseful films with plots about family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, death, father son relationship and mother son relationship mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Woh Chokri: Who Will Love My Children? (1983), Shiba (1993), What If? (2006), A Family Upside Down (1978), Domestic Life (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on a true story of Iowa farm wife Lucile Fray. Ann-Margret plays a dying mother of ten whose last wish is to find loving families for her children.
Plot: family crisis, adoption, father daughter relationship, death, little boy, mother daughter relationship, affection, little girl, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, farm, patient ...
Place: iowa
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95%
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 15
Shiba (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A multi-lingual tour guide who owns multiple passports one day drives his wife and daughter to a desolate seashore town and checks in a secluded, spacious, ruins-like hotel. From that moment on, he throws himself into gambling, tossing the dice with ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, violence, dice, death, cultural difference, taiwanese, prostitute, family relations, countryside, seaside, father son relationship, brother sister relationship ...
Place: taiwan
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78%
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What If? (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Visa papers have arrived for stock broker, Salim Rajabali, and he is scheduled to leave in less than a week. Then everything goes wrong when he and his brother, Javed, inadvertently implicate themselves in the murder of Deputy Commissioner of ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: destiny, family relations, down on your luck, hopes, love and romance, human nature, couples, reunion, visa, coincidence, fleeing, multiple perspectives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, india
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74%
A Family Upside Down (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An elderly married couple find that as their physical and mental health deteriorates, they find themselves dependent more and more upon their grown children.
Plot: old age, family, aging, retirement home, husband wife relationship, heart attack, dying, grandmother grandson relationship, family relations, deathbed, grandfather grandson relationship, father daughter relationship ...
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47%
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Domestic Life (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juliette was simply not sure about coming to live in this residential suburb of the greater Paris metropolitan area. All the women here are in their forties, have children to raise, houses to keep and husbands who return home late at night.Today she ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, biting ...
Plot: suburbs, murder, relationship vs career, family life, social relations, family relations, couples, friends, couple relations, suburban life, parents and children, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Shattered Spirits (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Sheen plays an alcoholic father who loses his family.
Style: sincere, gloomy, bleak, emotional, sexual ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, family relations, couples, family problems, downfall, love and romance, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, family life, alcoholics anonymous, alcoholic, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
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44%
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Chemmeen (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Karutthamma, the daughter of a Hindu fisherman, falls in love with a Muslim fish trader. However, social prejudices seem to ruin their love life and invite the wrath of their communities.
Style: cult film
Plot: fisherman, fishing village, arranged marriage, gossip, betrayal, father daughter relationship, rumor, mother daughter relationship, greed, second marriage, marriage, ambition ...
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42%
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King Lear (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 137 min.
Story: King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and ...
Style: emotional, bleak, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: betrayal, family problems, family relations, downfall, tragic hero, rivalry, life is a bitch, state affairs, unfulfillment, dishonesty, intrigue, royal family ...
Time: 70s
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Boxes (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Anna, 50 years old, moves into her new house. Rooms are full of boxes which contain a lot of things and plenty of memories. Anna has lived many lives and her past comes out of these boxes. Her parents surely, but also her children and their fathers, ...
Plot: female director, old age, surrealism, family relations, moving, half sister, mother daughter relationship, death, father daughter relationship, box, semi autobiographical, nostalgia
Place: brittany
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40%
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Blessing (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set on a Wisconsin dairy farm, Randi, the daughter, is trying to find a way to escape the farm, but her devotion to her family especially Clovis her younger brother is preventing her from doing that; until, that is, she met the local milk truck ...
Plot: milkman, camera, cow, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, dairy farm, twenty something, roadhouse, astrologer, family relations, countryside ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: wisconsin
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The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Plot: female director, abroad, alcohol abuse, little girl, orphanage, mother daughter relationship, fire, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, social worker, unemployment, daughter ...
Place: estonia
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Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Alcoholic, arrogant, and a slacker, Atmaram, though coming from a poor family, has visions of grandeur, and believes that everyone else is subordinate to his wishes and instructions. This lands him in hot water with his employer, Seth Usman, and as ...
Plot: hypocrite, death of son, loss of job, song, death, remorse, speech, tragic event, hospital, family relations, alcohol abuse, hypocrisy ...
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Rice People (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cambodia, France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
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Plot: rice field, rice, farming, family relations, death, father daughter relationship, death of father, mother daughter relationship, countryside, death of husband, farm, locked in a cage ...
Place: cambodia, southeast asia
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Dormant Beauty (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A mosaic of several intertwined stories questioning the meaning of life, love and hope, set during the last six days in the life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who spent 17 years in a vegetative state.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, contemplative
Plot: paralysis, doctor, life is a bitch, dealing with death, family relations, parents and children, mercy killing, suffering, loss of daughter, father daughter estrangement, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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75 Degrees in July (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry and other conflicts are revealed as one daughter, now a successful modern artist living in New York, returns to visit her Texas family.
Style: touching, serious, sincere, captivating, psychological
Plot: family relations, male female relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, sibling rivalry, homecoming, manipulation, dysfunctional family, sister sister relationship, rancher, husband wife relationship, family reunited ...
Place: texas
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Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Together (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blue Rain Osaka (1983)
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The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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32%
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Genre: Drama
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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30%
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Angela's Ashes (1999)
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Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 145 min.
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The Promise (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Story: Sequel to "An Unexpected Family."
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Place: new york
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Garm Hava (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: In post-Partition India, a Muslim businessman and his family struggle for their rights in a country which was once their own.
Style: cult film
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Time: year 1947, 1940s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Marion (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Marion is ten and befriends a couple so much that they want her to live with them.
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Thevar Magan (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Thevar Magan (English: Son of the Thevar) is a 1992 Indian Tamil film produced by, written by, and starring Kamal Hassan in the title role. It was directed by Bharathan and also stars Sivaji Ganesan, Nasser, Revathi and Gouthami in pivotal roles. ...
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28%