Movies like Benazir

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Benazir (1964)
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Benazir (1964)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry abounds in this film about two privileged brothers, Anwar and Nawab, and the women who come between them. Nawab, although a married man and father, engages in frequent secret rendezvous with his mistress, Benazir. Meanwhile, Anwar declares his love for a woman named Shahida, whom he desires to wed. So when Nawab witnesses Anwar in the arms of the lovely Benazir, he's outraged -- and puzzled -- by the brotherly betrayal.
Plot: adulterous husband, childbirth, dancer, ring, fever, fan, attraction, father figure, eavesdropping

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, emotional and captivating films with plots about love, love and romance, romance, bollywood, love triangle, fall in love and death mostly in Drama, Romance and Musical genres. Some movies like Benazir: Bahu Begum (1967), Pure One (1972), The Heart Knows the Truth (1992), Naya Zamana (1971), Love Sublime (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bahu Begum (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: On the day of her marriage, the bride goes missing. She ends up in a brothel, compelling her wealthy husband to pretend that all is well to keep the family's honor intact.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: lifestyle, parents and children, love triangle, love and romance, romance, family relations, unfulfillment, society, social differences, prostitute, unfulfilled love, true love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 2K
Pure One (1972)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: This movie is about the tawaif Sahibjaan (Meena Kumari), who is born to a courtesan, Nargis (also Meena Kumari). After being spurned by her lover Shahabuddin's (Ashok Kumar) family, Nargis is driven to a graveyard where she gives birth to ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, train, prostitute, wedding, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, romance, rivalry, love and romance, couples, disintegration, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Heart Knows the Truth (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Laila, brought up in a brothel, is a cabaret dancer in Digvijay Singh's five star hotel. On day her dying mother informs her that Laila is her adopted child. Laila is aided by Karan in her search for the mother. Her search leads her to Razia, ...
Plot: unplanned pregnancy, love, female protagonist, flashback, illegitimate daughter, secret, premarital sex, childbirth, friendship between women, prince, sex, dancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.9
 98
Naya Zamana (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A hopeful writer, poor but educated Anoop attacks the ruthless exploitation of the lower classes by the rich with his fiery speeches. But his uncompromising principles could stand in the way of the connections he'll need if he hopes to reach a ...
Plot: jail, injustice, lynch mob, fire, arson, hospital, novel, angry mob, death of mother, writers, slum, song ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 7.1
 999
Love Sublime (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: As Pandit Shyam Sunder prayed in Bhagwan Shivji's temple on the occasion of Janamashtami, his wife gives birth to a daughter, Rupa, and passes away, leaving her child to bear the brunt of being an ill-omen. Years later, Rupa burns her face from ...
Style: emotional, stylized, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: village, bollywood, single parent, society, social misfits, misfit, love and romance, bittersweet, family relations, romance, parents and children, death in the family ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.4
 2K
Sometimes (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A story spanning two generations, where two lovers are forced to marry against their will, but hold onto memories of their romance. Years later circumstances force them to confront their spouses, their children and each other.
Style: touching, sentimental, epic, emotional, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: parents and children, love affair, love triangle, lovers apart, step siblings, unfulfilled love, true love, destiny, fall in love, bollywood, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Shakespeare-Wallah (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
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, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: theatrical troupe, fall in love, actor's life, love and romance, artists and showbiz, society, performer's life, family relations, culture clash, on the road, social differences, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 1K
Sirf Tum (1999)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sirf Tum revolves around Deepak, an ordinary young man with a big heart, and Aarthi, an attractive, middle class girl.
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, realistic
Plot: romance, love and romance, contests and competitions, bollywood, wooing, fall in love, breakup, couples, acoustic guitar, elephant, fistfight, protest march ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, new delhi, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 8.2
 3K
Gunaa (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Guna (Kamal Hasan) is a mentally affected person and gets treatment in a mental asylum, and another mental person in the asylum tells him the story of a fictitious character named Abirami and registers in his mind that she is an angel and she is ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: tragic hero, abduction, death of protagonist, anti hero, stockholm syndrome, love, delusion, corpse, doctor, damsel in distress, fever, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 92
Blue Rodeo (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Maggie Yearwood moves to a new town to be near her son, Peter, who has gone deaf as the result of an accident and is now attending a special school. She moves into a small house next door to Owen Whister and soon falls in love with the cowboy, who ...
Plot: deaf, father figure, sign language, fight, horse, embarrassment, dog, christmas, infidelity, undressing, party, adultery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 3K
The Affair (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Although orphaned at very young ages, Scriptwriter Amit and military pilot Shekhar are brothers and also very good friends. The latter is happily engaged to Shobha, while the former has just fallen in love with pretty, young Chandni. But tragedy ...
Style: gloomy, touching, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: air disaster, infidelity, love affair, love triangle, bollywood, romance, love and romance, dishonesty, unfulfillment, couples, family problems, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Heart Is a Temple (1963)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Dr. Dharmesh (Rajendra Kumar) and Sita (Meena Kumari) are in love, and hope to marry on Dharmesh's return from abroad. When Dharmesh returns, he is devastated to find that Sita has married someone else. He then decides to devote the rest of his ...
Plot: happiness, heart attack, love triangle, cancer, hospital, exhaustion, doctor, surgery, saving a life, old love, falling down stairs, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
 107
Pyar Ka Mousam (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Bollywood classic starring Asha Parekh, Shashi Kapoor and Nirupa Roy
Plot: drunkenness, poverty, mental breakdown, death, song, murder, picnic, presumed dead, love, boy, father daughter estrangement, heir ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.2
 40
Gazal (1964)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Agra-based atheist and revolutionary poet/editor of Inquilab, Ejaz, falls head-over-heels in love with Naaz Ara Begum after he hears her sing, and then ends up losing his job. With the assistance of his lovely sister, Kausar Ara Begum, Ejaz and Naaz ...
Plot: mute woman, song, muslim, rifle, anger, telephone, newspaper, love, rebel, poetry, unemployment, search ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Gift of Life (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young woman is faced with local disapproval and strain on her marriage when she agrees to serve as a surrogate mother.
Plot: marriage, small town, pregnancy, waitress, childbirth, baby born, pregnancy and birth, pregnant woman, birth, surrogate mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
 2K
Guddu (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Guddu Bahadur is only child in the Bahadur family, consisting of Advocate Vikram, and his wife, Kavita. While Kavita is a devout and a religous Hindu, Vikram is not. Guddu and Salina Gupta are in love. One day, while driving, they meet with an ...
Plot: brain tumor, flashback, atheism, brain surgery, traffic jam, death of wife, fainting, prayer, painting, orange juice, rainstorm, roller skates ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, gangster, gangsters, police officer, brothel, timebomb, stabbed in the eye, temple, fight, eye patch, criminal, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Vishwanath is a multi-millionaire industrialist, who lives in a palatial house, with his only chid, a son named Vijay. Vijay has been literally born with a silver spoon in his mouth, and indulges in life's temptations and weaknesses to the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: wedding, pregnancy, family relations, police detective, couples, society, love and romance, drug dealing, on the run, elderly lovers, homecoming, family business ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 7.0
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Penguin (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A shy student falls in love and is involved in a kidnapping plot.
Plot: beating, student, generation gap, falling in love, ransom, party, coming of age, youth, fall in love, blackmail, love letter, attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hats Off to Christmas! (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mia (Duff), the loyal and hard-working manager of her small town's Christmas hat shop, is blindsided when her boss of over ten years asks her to train his son, Nick (Cupo), for a vacant upper-management position that Mia had been coveting. ...
Style: romantic, captivating, sincere, feel good, light
Plot: father son relationship, competition, father figure, christmas, holiday, relationship vs career, social climber, christmas eve, christmas movie, christmas season, gift, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 2K
Umrao Jaan (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Bollywood film about the famous courtesan of the title. Aishwarya Rai stars in the lead role. The film is directed by J.P. Dutta and also stars Shabana Azmi, Sunil Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Divya Dutta, Himani Shivpuri and Kulbhushan Kharbanda.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: courtesan, life is a bitch, social differences, forbidden love, impossible love, destiny, society, prostitute, romance, curses spells and rituals, bollywood, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Eccentricities of a Blonde-haired Girl (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Spain, France
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at his Uncle Francisco's shop in Lisbon he ...
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
No Laughing Matter (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emma is the bright, attractive and funny widowed mother of teen honor-student Charlie. She has a drinking problem that seemingly increases exponentially, and Charlie has problems of his own, chief among them the pregnancy of his girlfriend Lauren...
Plot: drinking alcohol, therapy, drinking, alcohol abuse, kiss, undressing, briefs, father figure, ritual, underwear
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Mouvements du désir (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France, Switzerland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the long train ride from Montreal to Vancouver, a man and woman find themselves increasingly attracted to each other.
Style: avant garde
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.3
 2K
Hello (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Hello... is a tale about the events that happen one night at a call center. Told through the views of the protagonist, Shyam, it is a story of almost lost love, thwarted ambitions, absence of family affection, pressures of a patriarchal set up, and ...
Style: sincere, serious, captivating, emotional, surprise ending ...
Plot: ambition, love and romance, workplace romance, office, boss and employee, couples, workplace, unfulfillment, mysterious character, romance, one night, globalization ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.8
 830
Smiling Prince (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Punnagai Mannan is a Tamil language film starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. The film was directed by K. Balachander.The film opens with lead actor Kamal Hassan and his love interest Rekha,attempting suicide from a cliff. In ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: dancer, loss of girlfriend, loss of loved one, tragedy, bomb, suicide attempt, dual role
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 443
Pendular (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil, Argentina, France, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The trajectory of a romantic couple of contemporary artists reveals how the limits, contradictions and obsessions of a romantic relationship are reflected in each of their artistic endeavors.
Plot: cuckolded husband, sculptor, female director, relationships, dancer, pubic hair, male full rear nudity, male nudity, video game, deep cleavage, cuckold, playing soccer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Lou Didn't Say No (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 78 min.
Story: "Inspired by the correspondence between Rainer Maria Rilke and his psychoanalyst paramour Lou Andreas-Salomé, Miévilleés sophisticated study of modern love charts the turbulent relationship between a filmmaker (Bunel) and a volatile actor ...
Plot: jealousy, classical music, ex lover, love triangle, rehearsal, dancing, modern dance, bourgeoisie, kiss, love, male female relationship, crying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.4
 143
Loveblind (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A highly stylized morality play presented as an erotic drama.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female nudity, lesbian sex, female full frontal nudity, erotica, nude swimming, beach house, photographer, lesbian cunnilingus, dancer, sex scene, sexually dissatisfied wife, sex talk ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Perfumed Garden (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Imagine a world of pleasure, where passion is the ultimate obsession. When Michael and Lisa travel to India to restore an erotic sculpture, they are immediately acquainted with the Kama Sutra and introduced to the skills of seduction. But when ...
Style: captivating, sexy, erotic
Plot: kama sutra, sex scene, lesbian, love triangle, love, sexuality, lust, reincarnation, erotica, dancer, female nudity, lesbianism ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%