Movies like Hu Tu Tu

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Hu Tu Tu (1999)
 6.4
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Hu Tu Tu (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Panna is the only daughter of politician Maltidevi. Panna is very critical of her mother, when she decides to separate from her dad, and asked Chief Minister Sawantrao Gadre to move in with them, for political reasons. Sawantrao has been using Maltidevi to win his election, which he does. Malti avenges this humiliation, wins the next election, and has Sawantrao killed. Malti then becomes the new Chief Minister. The main thorns on her side are Bhau, the leader of the downtrodden lower caste dalits, and her very daughter, who is very friendly with Bhau. One day Panna is abducted by Aditya and his group of revolutionaries, and held by them. It is there that Panna learns about the atrocities committed by her mom in the name of politics, and it is then she must decide whether to be loyal to her mom, or take the side of Aditya and the revolutionaries.
Plot: love, village, hostage, suicide, abduction, power, politician, corruption, infidelity, father daughter relationship, blackmail, miscarriage, socialism, explosion, mother daughter relationship, cuckold, suicide bomber, car accident, social worker, socialist, idealism, rebellious daughter, unwed pregnancy, bitterness, political activist ...

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Most similar movies to Hu Tu Tu

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, realistic, serious and captivating films with plots about father daughter relationship, infidelity, family relations, love, flashback, mother daughter relationship and suicide mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Hu Tu Tu: Silsiilay (2005), Fly Away Solo (2015), The Namesake (2006), Existence (2000), Daddy (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.0
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Silsiilay (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A group of women find solidarity with each other as they negotiate their complicated love-lives.
Plot: infidelity, stepmother stepson relationship, adultery, panic attack, love, husband wife relationship, betrayal, love triangle, extramarital affair, marriage, pregnancy, commitment ...
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95%
 8.2
 25K
Fly Away Solo (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Four lives intersect along the Ganges: a low caste boy in hopeless love, a daughter ridden with guilt of a sexual encounter ending in a tragedy, a hapless father with fading morality, and a spirited child yearning for a family, long to escape the ...
Plot: interlinked stories, love, caste system, guilt, small town, blackmail, orphan, underwater scene, suicide, magician, police officer, kiss ...
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78%
 7.5
 20K
The Namesake (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.
Style: touching, sentimental, sincere, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: arranged marriage, childbirth, culture clash, immigrants, childhood, marriage, family life, rebel, family relations, newlyweds, acceptance, society ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 21st century, 1990s ...
Place: new york, usa, kolkata, india, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.3
 645
Existence (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Astitva is a bold film with adultery. An ambitious male chauvinist and his loving wife are happily married but the guy is not able to give time to the family as he want to make it big in life. His work is of paramount importance to him. His work ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: romance, family relations, family problems, breakup, infidelity, dishonesty, love and romance, crumbling marriage, unsupportive spouse, pregnancy, women's rights, seduction ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.3
 213
Daddy (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Daddy was 1989, debut film of actress Pooja Bhatt, made under the direction of Mahesh Bhatt. The films boasts spectacular performances by its lead actors, Anupam Kher and Manohar Singh
Plot: unhappy marriage, teen angst, extramarital affair, grandfather granddaughter relationship, alcoholic, father daughter relationship, insult, telephone conversation, writers, alcohol abuse, love, flashback ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.9
 8
Sammohanam (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sammohanam tells the story of a mysteriously seductive girl, Pennu (Archana) in a quiet village to which she has temporarily relocated, in search of her missing grandfather, Karuvan Valyachan. She creates a strange chasm among male folks, breaking ...
Style: art house
Plot: transformation, myth, folk dance, friend, village, death of uncle, severed ear, uncle niece relationship, mysterious woman, love, suicide, caste system ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.4
 336
Eva Braun (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Eva Braun takes inspiration from the actual sex scandals in the Italian Parliament and the 120 Days of Sodoma by Marquis De Sade. This mix create a grotesque journey through power, sex and will of people who does everything to be successful. Pier is ...
Plot: politician, corruption, pervert, posing nude, female full frontal nudity, orgy, female nudity, secretary, scandal, politics, blow job, iphone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.6
 3K
Closeness (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 1998, Nalchik. A Jewish family is in trouble: the youngest son and his bride do not come home, and in the morning, a ransom note arrives. The ransom is so high that the family is forced not only to sell its small business, but also to seek help from ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rebellious daughter, rescue, blackmail, redemption, independent woman, mother daughter relationship, ransom, obedience, money, father daughter relationship, forced marriage, red light ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, year 1998
Place: russia, chechnya
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.4
 382
The Conductor (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The famous conductor (Vladas Bagdonas) goes with his orchestra to Jerusalem to perform the oratorio "St. Matthew Passion." The day before he receives a telegram, stating the suicide of his son, who lived in Israel. Conductor at the time ...
Style: touching, twists and turns, psychological, contemplative
Plot: husband wife relationship, pilgrimage, monastery, suicide bomber, suicide, terrorist, infidelity, father son relationship, vocalist, marketplace, poverty, suicide note ...
Place: israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Fine Day (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The phone call from Sybille was usual. Her family didn't even know that this call just started their last fine day...
Plot: depressed woman, brother sister relationship, loss of wife, loss of mother, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, suicide, funeral, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.9
 81
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: politician, death, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, train station, maid, murder, grief, husband wife relationship, abandonment, betrayal, poverty ...
Place: delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 497
Madambi (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In a village named Ilavattam there lives a man by the name of Gopalakrishna Pillai. He is a man with diverse qualities. Basically he is a moneylender, but not the avaricious kind. He lends money at very low interest-rates but makes it a point to get ...
Plot: bank, suicide, banker, village, sibling relationship, debt, money, brother brother conflict, brother brother relationship, marriage, money lender, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Lover for a Day (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The story of a father, his 23-year-old daughter who goes back home one day because she has just been dumped, and his new girlfriend, who is also 23 and lives with him.
Style: rough, captivating, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: chick flick
Plot: father daughter relationship, age difference, betrayal, lover, infidelity, lovers, lie, love, older man younger woman relationship, couples, french algerian war, teacher student relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Listen... Amaya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "Book a coffee", is an offbeat library cum coffee shop. It is owned and run by Leela Krishnamoorthy, a middle aged widow. She herself is as interesting and free spirited as the café she runs! Amaya, Leelas only child is a fire-brand 22 ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: self discovery, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, family relations, couples, fall in love, love affair, family life, parents and children, infidelity, introspection ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sins of the mind (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A typical American family - photographer father, two talented daughters, Michelle an accomplished commercial artist with a clear upward career path. Then she has an auto accident, and the head trauma leaves behavioral changes. The part of the brain ...
Plot: car accident, brain damage, nymphomania, brain scan, female artist, nymphomaniac, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, father daughter relationship, promiscuous woman, family relations, sex addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 3K
Sunset Song (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, realistic
Plot: shepherd, farmer, love, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, sex scene, world war one, village, execution, father son relationship, marriage proposal, death of father ...
Time: 1910s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.9
 2K
Gentleman (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A story of a modern day Robin Hood who takes from the corrupted rich to provide education for the poor. Krishnamoorthy alias Kicha (Arjun) is a respected person in his local community and runs a small business. But Kicha, at the same time, is also a ...
Plot: vigilante, corruption, bribery, education, court, politician, police lineup, corpse, train, suicide, torture, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Kohram: The Explosion (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Major Balbir Singh Sodhi (Amitabh Bachchan) attempts to kill the Indian Home Minister Veer Bhadra Singh (Danny Denzongpa) but is unsuccessful. He has been identified, and the army is on the look-out for him to court-martial him. They suspect that he ...
Plot: bomb, statue, tea, sikh, politician, fake identity, bathtub, seduction, flashback, female police officer, punching bag, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3.8
 122
Kreola (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kreola arrives in Santa Domingo to join her photographer husband Andy. Although Andy is initially jealous of Marco, who is in town looking for his missing girlfriend who did not return from Santa Domingo with her coworkers after a girls getaway. ...
Style: erotic
Plot: infidelity, cuckold, extramarital affair, coitus, explicit sex, sex scene, female nudity, large breasts, cuckolded husband, boat, male nudity, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Wind Blows Round (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The aging, conservative population of a small, sleepy village in the Italian Alps are surprised to see that a former French professor has settled there with his young wife and their three children to produce goat cheese, in order to escape the ...
Plot: village, language, cheese, goat, fight, church, suicide, false accusation, mountain, family relations, villager, flashback ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Just Like Our Parents (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rosa is in her late 30s, a child of the 1970s with divorced parents. She lives with her own family in São Paulo. Overwhelmed by an eruption of individual passions, lies and the expectations of three generations, she tries to discover who she really ...
Style: touching, disturbing, psychological, suspense, tense
Plot: family relations, mother daughter relationship, adultery, death of mother, loss of mother, cancer, infidelity, terminal illness, bicycle, sea, bible quote, politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lady Audley's Secret (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Lucy Graham (Neve McIntosh) weds the much older Sir Michael Audley (Kenneth Cranham), his nephew Robert (Steven Mackintosh) is suspicious of the lovely young woman's motives. Soon, Robert's friend disappears, and Robert believes Lucy ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, serious
Plot: governess, infidelity, love, marriage, deception, false identity, bigamy, blackmail, class society, falling, family relations, public humiliation ...
Time: victorian era
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Wild Scene (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The slimy underbelly of psychiatry is revealed in this nasty exploitation drama that centers on a female psychiatrist who talks about her tawdriest cases, examples of which, including incest, masochism, impotency and prostitution, are illustrated. ...
Plot: sexuality, masochism, voyeur, teenage prostitute, college dropout, suicide, undercover, dead father, generation gap, father daughter relationship, stoned, political protest ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.3
 60
The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, deception, infidelity, trial, marriage, court
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 259
Baby Sister (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sultry college dropout Annie Burroughs moves in with her older sister Marsha and proceeds to break up the relationship between Marsha and her live-in boyfriend David Mitchell so Annie can begin a sensuous love affair and have David all for herself.
Plot: adultery, relationships, love, sister, pantyhose, guilty, mother and daughter, seductress, sister sister relationship, family relations, dropout, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 835
The Pool (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boy in abject poverty works in a hotel and becomes obsessed with a swimming pool in the opulent hills of Panjim, Goa, India. His life gets turned upside-down when he attempts to meet the mysterious family who lives at the house.
Style: touching, sincere, thought provoking, realistic, contemplative
Plot: hotel, social differences, obsession, human nature, rich and poor, social relations, society, master and servant, orphan, illiteracy, friendship, job offer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 761
Live! (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Anna is a vital woman who is married and has two daughters. She picks up her old passion of writing again after frequent requests by a colleague and a friend, but she had not foreseen the consequences of family and friends reading her stories...
Style: emotional, touching, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations, family life, couples, disability, terminal illness, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, midwife, love, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 3K
Adrift (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 1980s-set drama about a teenage girl undergoing her sexual awakening when she learns about her father's infidelities.
Style: touching, sexy, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, beach house, family relations, parents and children, family problems, parent child relationship, dishonesty, love, father daughter relationship, older man younger woman relationship, coming of age, beach ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.8
 115
The Last Reel (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cambodia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lost film, buried beneath Cambodia's killing fields, reveals different versions of the truth. A contemporary story about love, family and the ghosts of Cambodia's past.
Plot: female director, woman slaps woman, cinema, film reel, mother daughter relationship, torture, flashback, mask, father daughter relationship, film within a film, skull
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.6
 974
Politics (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Portraying the events that have taken place in Polish politics in recent years.
Plot: politics, government, power, gay romance, media manipulation, church, priest, gay, corruption, political corruption, politician, government corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%