Movies like Nikaah

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Nikaah (1982)
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Nikaah (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Nikaah is a 1982 Hindi film produced and directed by B. R. Chopra. The film stars Raj Babbar, Deepak Parashar and Salma Agha in her Hindi movie debut role. The film also had Asrani, Iftekhar and Gufi Paintal in support roles. The films music is by Ravi. The original name of the movie was Talaq Talaq Talaq, but was renamed Nikaah on the insistence of Islamic clerics.
Plot: love triangle, divorce, muslim, workaholic, wedding night, failed marriage, newspaper, remorse, newspaper editor, remarry, divorced divorcee

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, sentimental, serious and touching films with plots about love triangle, romance, love and romance, love, infidelity, couples and family relations mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Nikaah: Baharen Phir Bhi Aayegi (1966), Deedar-E-Yaar (1982), Avargal (1977), Vroom (1990), Jawani Zindabad (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Baharen Phir Bhi Aayegi (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Drama about inter-class romance in Calcutta
Plot: fired from the job, lie, prank, suicide attempt, whistleblower, train, love triangle, war correspondent, alcoholic, mistaken identity, board of directors, newspaper editor ...
Time: year 1962, 60s
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Deedar-E-Yaar (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Childhood pals Javed (Rishi Kapoor) and Akhtar (Jeetendra) will do anything for each other, but their loyalties are tested when they fall in love with the same woman. For Javed, it's love at first sight when he meets the beautiful Firdaus. But ...
Plot: nobleman, courtesan, love triangle, muslim, unrequited love, plan, sacrifice, wedding, friend, love, marriage, friendship
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Avargal (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: A triangular love story, it revolves around Anu (Sujatha) who is caught between Bharani (Ravikumar), the man she fell in love with and Ramanathan (Rajinikanth), her former sadistic husband who is supposedly reformed and wants to rejoin her and ...
Plot: love triangle, marriage, divorce, ventriloquist, single mother, unhappy marriage, single parent, working woman, divorced divorcee
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Vroom (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two friends aim flee their drab hometown existence.
Plot: scam, escapades, divorce, car, on the road, divorced divorcee, female director
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Jawani Zindabad (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Shashi, Akbar and a group of young people pledge never to give nor receive dowry. Acting against his mother's wishes, Shashi marries Sugandha Srivastav, and does not accept any dowry. He arranges his sister's, Rama's marriage with ...
Plot: lust, brother sister relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, wedding, beach, hospital, remorse, death of sister, dowry, pregnancy, attempted murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Charu lives a lonely and idle life in 1870s India. Although her husband Bhupati devotes more time to his newspaper than to their marriage, he sees her loneliness and asks his brother-in-law,Umapada to keep her company. At the same time ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, emotional, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, swinger, crumbling marriage, love and romance, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, couples, negligence, dull life, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, kolkata
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Aaina (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Unhappy with her plans for the future, a man (Jackie Shroff) leaves his fiancee (Amrita Singh) and marries her sister (Juhi Chawla).
Style: semi serious, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: rome italy, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: In an isolated mountain resort, a woman gets involved in a love triangle between herself, her volatile lover and her ex-boyfriend, for whom she had platonic feelings.
Plot: love triangle, mountain, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, suicide, sex scene, hotel, extramarital affair, unrequited love, memory, snow, teacher, impotence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Ice House (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Pake has left a good paying job working in the oil fields of Texas in order to give the music business a try. Eventually he finds himself alone and with no money in a hotel room in Los Angeles. He sets up a meeting with his old girlfriend Kay. When ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
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The Naked Kitchen (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: semi serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: India
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Style: sexy, intellectual, melancholic, psychological, cynical ...
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
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Duration: 100 min.
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Country: India
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Story: Movie from B.R. Chopra
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