Movies like Kalyug

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Kalyug (1981)
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Kalyug (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: The film is tale of intrigue, plots and the inevitable war between the two families. Ramchand and Bhishamchand were two pioneering brothers in business. Bhishamchand, a lifelong bachelor brought up the two sons of Ramchand on his demise. He also gave the family business a firm foundation. Khubchand (Vinod Doshi) the elder son of Ramchand begets two sons, Dhanraj (Victor Banerjee) and Sandeepraj (Akash Khurana). Puranchand, Khubchand's younger brother had died a few years ago. His three sons are Dharamraj (Raj Babbar), Balraj (Kulbhushan Kharbanda) and Bharatraj (Anant Nag). Another player in the game is Karan (Shashi Kapoor) an orphan brought up by Bhishamchand.A series of events take place that bring the long hidden feud between the two families to light and despite Bhishamchand's efforts to mediate between the two, the situation gets out of hand and events take a tragic turn.
Plot: police, dinner, sex, business, wedding, truck, death, suicide, family relations, restaurant, birthday, golf, disco, threat, car chase, family secret, murder, honeymoon, factory, impotence, death of son, family gatherings, blood, funeral, classical music ...

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Most similar movies to Kalyug

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and psychological films with plots about death, police, murder, family relations, husband wife relationship, father son relationship and funeral mostly in Drama, Action and Musical genres. Some movies like Kalyug: Gundagardi (1997), Corporate (2006), Body Scent (1983), Sign of Marriage (1979), Shakespeare-Wallah (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gundagardi (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The two brothers Kalicharan & Narshima cause havoc all over the city. The police calls in Karan Singh as the most effective police man to fight against them.His sister was married to a journalist.He encounters a murder of the minister by ...
Plot: death sentence, hindi, death, police officer, brother brother relationship, police, brother
Place: india
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95%
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Corporate (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Two corporate giants compete in order to recklessly maximize their respective profits.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, workplace, ambition, society, politics, corporate world, business ethics, corporate executive, boardroom, misfit, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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63%
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Body Scent (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Due to misunderstanding and hard life, a man divorces his wife and leaves the city. He comes to a new environment, meeting new people and new wife. Crucified between two worlds, he does everything to bring her two sons on the right track, and ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, desertion, cafe, nipples, boxing, truck, shooting, pregnancy, murder, friendship, male female relationship, father son relationship ...
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sign of Marriage (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Durga and Vikram Singh have been married for years. Vikram has taken to crime in a big way, and as a result has antagonized a rival gangster, Jaggi. Durga gives birth to twins, and Jaggi steals one of them, and sells him to a bootlegger, Pascal. ...
Plot: police, rivalry, crime boss, party, secret, black market, helicopter, brothel, stabbed in the eye, explosion, chase, drinking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Shakespeare-Wallah (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of a family troupe of English actors who travel around the towns and villages in India giving performances of Shakespearean plays. Through their travels we see the changing face of India as the old is replaced by the new, Maharajas become ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: theatrical troupe, social differences, interracial relations, family business, on the road, culture clash, fall in love, family relations, society, performer's life, actor's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 60s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Damilola, Our Loved Boy (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Drama exploring the story of ten-year-old Damilola Taylor, who died on a housing estate in South London in 2000. After leaving Nigeria to embark on a new life in the UK, the young Damilola and his family are full of optimism. Little do they realise ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, justice, trial, injustice, brother brother relationship, true crime, crying man, father son relationship, police station, police, death of child, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: year 2000
Place: nigeria, africa, london
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46%
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Travellers (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's wedding becomes a ritual of mourning when her sister and family die in an auto accident on the way to the wedding. The sisters' mother refuses to accept her daughter's death, and in the midst of wedding guests and ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: wedding, against the rules, ghost, dealing with death, family life, curses spells and rituals, destiny, family gatherings, death in the family, couples, family relations, newlyweds ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Father of My Children (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gregoire Canvel has everything a man could want: a wife he loves, three delightful children and his dream job - he is a film producer. Discovering talented filmmakers and developing films that fit his conception of the cinema, free and true to life, ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, emotional, serious ...
Plot: family relations, filmmaking, couple relations, showbiz, family life, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family problems, husband wife relationship, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz, jazz ...
Place: paris france, france, europe, italy, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Mourner (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In a small village in Rajasthan, India, a woman named Shanichari was born - so named, as shortly after her birth her father died; & her mother, Peewli, ran away with a rich lover, the owner of a drama company, abandoning her. When Shanichari ...
Plot: female director, death of husband, death, pregnancy, desert, orphan, death of mother, landowner, crying, grief, female protagonist, prostitute ...
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43%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: police, murder, male nudity, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 403
Two Unknown (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A man (Amitabh Bachchan) is found wounded on railway tracks and when he awakens he has no memory of who he is and doesn't remember anything about his life.
Plot: dance, father son relationship, adultery, dysfunctional marriage, career woman, father son reunion, friendship, presumed dead, betrayal by friend, betrayal, dancing, family reunited ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 96
Friends (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three female friends, in the end of the eighties, share a house in Johannesburg, South Africa. Each of them has her own way to live the apartheid. Thoko is a black teacher, she practices non-violent passive resistance. The afrikaner Aninka takes ...
Plot: female director, liberation, female nudity, death, wedding, fire, terrorism, ex husband ex wife relationship, poetry, wedding reception, murder, rifle ...
Time: year 1989, year 1990, year 1985
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Promised Land (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Polish film based on the book of the same name by Wladyslaw Reymont. Taking place in the nineteenth century town of Łódź, Poland, three friends want to make a lot of money by building and investing in a textile factory. An exceptional ...
Style: biting, suspense, epic, serious, realistic
Plot: friendship, factory, infidelity, politics, brutality, jewish, arsonist, fire, adultery, revenge, capitalism, capitalist ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century
Place: poland, europe, berlin germany, hamburg germany, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Three Brothers (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In a farmhouse in southern Italy, an old woman dies. Her husband summons their sons: from Rome, Raffaele, a judge facing a political case for which he risks assassination; from Naples, the religious and ideological Rocco, a counselor at a ...
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, gloomy, contemplative ...
Plot: family relations, hopes, mafia, funeral, death, terrorism, farm, family problems, social worker, estrangement, family gatherings, death in the family ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, naples italy, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Fantastic Woman (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.
Style: lyrical, suspenseful, captivating, sentimental, melancholic
Plot: death of lover, waitress, transsexual, loss, love, female protagonist, church, police, singing, death, restaurant, gender ...
Place: spain, south america, chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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I Am a Soldier (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A social drama about a woman who is obligated to return to her parents’ home and agrees to work for her uncle in a doghouse.
Plot: birthday, female protagonist, singing, female nudity, barking dog, male nudity, song, undressing, dog attack, dinner, dog bite, card playing ...
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38%
The Ungrateful (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Somnath (Somu) lives in a shanty house in a Delhi slum with his widowed mom, and unmarried sister, Sarla. He is friendly with Calcutta-based wealthy Vikram (Vicky) Maharaj. When Vicky's dad, Damodar, has a heart attack and is advised to take ...
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, humorous, contemplative ...
Plot: factory worker, factory, anti capitalism, introspection, social differences, working class, hidden identity, hopes, family relations, father son relationship, factory owner, capitalism ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Celebration (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grandiose party to celebrate a sixtieth birthday unleashes a family drama with all the lies that conceal horrendous secrets. The eldest son, Christian, stages a showdown with the popular pater familias; his provocative, moving after-dinner speech ...
Style: suspense, dark humor, talky, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: sexual abuse, suicide, secret, birthday, child abuse, pedophile, incest, child rape, hotel, depression, family gatherings, family secret ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Smoke (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of Americans who live together in an old mansion somewhere in Sweden spend their time between working at the local airplane plant and hanging out with their revolutionary friends. Smoke has something going with his boss's daughter, but ...
Plot: labor strike, hippie, revolutionary, murder, pot smoking, rifle, sex, police, female nudity, dog, boss
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Boy on the Bridge (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cyprus
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a seemingly idyllic Cypriot village, twelve-year-old Socrates finds himself in the centre of a murder investigation that exposes a dark family secret and changes his life forever.
Plot: coming of age, explosive, murder, police, funeral, violence, death
Place: cyprus
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34%
Behind the Sun (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brazilian badlands, April 1910. Tonho is ordered by his father to avenge the death of his older brother. The young man knows that if he commits this crime, his life will be divided in two: the twenty years he has already lived and the few days he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, bleak ...
Plot: family feud, vengeance, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, family values, family problems, youth, family tradition, family in crisis, murder, family relations ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: brazil, latin america, argentina, tokyo, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Mesmerized (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An orphan weds an older man in circa-1900 New Zealand, then finds out he's a miser who spies on her.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: love triangle, murder, sexual abuse, investigation, orphan, rivalry, legal, love and romance, unfulfillment, power relations, family relations, couples ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Butterfly in Grey (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dao returns home and finds her fiance in bed with another woman. She shoots them dead on the spot. She is sentenced to 10 years in prison. She gets out eventually and stays with a friend who runs an escort service and learns that women are even ...
Plot: death, son, prison, violence, prison guard, funeral, murder, women's prison, flashback, female nudity, blood, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Ardennes (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A brutal home-jacking goes hopelessly wrong. Dave, one of the two robbers, manages to run off, leaving his brother Kenneth behind. Four years later, Kenneth is released from prison and much has changed. Dave has his life back on track and is trying ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, tense, surprise ending
Plot: convict, brother vs brother, release from prison, murder, violence, cell mate, police, love triangle, brother brother relationship, disposing of a dead body, hit by a car, snow ...
Time: 2010s
Place: belgium, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Style: political
Plot: killer, police, murder, politics, crimes, crime
Place: italy, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Wife of an Important Man (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The story of the rise and fall of an Egyptian police officer, during the regime of President Anwar El Sadat.
Plot: terror, university, neighbor, politics, journalist, domestic violence, suicide, gambling, miscarriage, husband wife relationship, schoolgirl, cinema ...
Time: year 1975, year 1977
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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To Mathieu (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Matthieu and Eric are two brothers who work at the same factory as their father in Normandy. When his father is dismissed for smoking on the factory floor, Matthieu is incensed and tries to have him reinstated, in vain. His brother has just got ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, rough
Plot: factory, vengeance, workplace intrigue, misled, workplace, righting the wronged, boss and employee, rivalry, workplace situations, family relations, parents and children, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, atlantic ocean, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Inheritance (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Danish man, Christoffer, lives a life of joy and happiness with his wife Maria in Stockholm. When his father dies his mother insists that Christoffer take over management of the family industry which is in danger of bankruptcy. He is torn ...
Style: serious, sincere, enigmatic, meditative, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, family business, family life, inheritance, parents and children, love and romance, crumbling marriage, family problems, family values, society, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden, denmark, europe, stockholm sweden, south of france ...
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30%
Fiesta Patria (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As two families celebrate the engagement of their children, one of the lovers unearths a family secret.
Plot: family secret, country, wheelchair, fiancee, military, sex, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), family reunited
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Crown Jewels (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fragancia is arrested for the attempted murder of Richard Persson, the son of a powerful factory owner. During the interrogation her amazing and remarkable life story is revealed. We follow her through her impoverished childhood, her adolescence ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: death of brother, rich kid, lgbt, murder, dead brother, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, young love, husband wife relationship, police, alchemy, disabled child ...
Place: eastern europe, moscow russia, sweden, russia, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%