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, fever, fan, father figure, eavesdropping, attraction, ring

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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, fall in love, death and song mostly in Romance, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Benazir: Bahu Begum (1967), The Heart Knows the Truth (1992), Pure One (1972), 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, sentimental, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: love triangle, prostitute, family relations, lifestyle, unfulfilled love, society, social differences, true love, unfulfillment, parents and children, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india
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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: childbirth, unplanned pregnancy, premarital sex, illegitimate daughter, secret, female protagonist, prince, sex, dancer, female friendship, polo, love ...
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88%
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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: serious, realistic, emotional, retro
Plot: forbidden love, train, prostitute, lgbtq, exploitation, brothel, secret admirer, star crossed lovers, symbolism, courtesan, river, muslim ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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: arson, fire, slum, poet, hippie, injustice, lynch mob, hospital, death of mother, angry mob, jail, class differences ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: sexy, realistic, serious, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: women, village, bittersweet, romance, society, social misfits, misfit, love and romance, single parent, family relations, couples, looking for love ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
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58%
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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: romantic, saga, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: true love, indians, young lovers, romance, unfulfillment, love and romance, step siblings, lovers apart, destiny, unfulfilled love, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: serious, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, contemplative
Plot: theatrical troupe, performer's life, actor's life, artists and showbiz, love and romance, society, family relations, family business, social differences, interracial relations, on the road, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
Place: india
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53%
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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: semi serious, realistic
Plot: twists and turns, breakup, couples, love and romance, romance, contests and competitions, fall in love, wooing, friendship, letter, language barrier, female boss ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new delhi, india, delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: pregnant woman, childbirth, pregnancy, waitress, baby born, birth, small town, surrogate mother, marriage, pregnancy and birth
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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...
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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: sad, tragic ending
Plot: stockholm syndrome, cave, love, doctor, police, delusion, death, mental illness, attempted escape, dying words, attempted murder, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
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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, lawyer, faith, court, car accident, love, death, exhaustion, terminal illness, surgery, death of wife, hindu ...
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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: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: accountant, blonde, romance, love and romance, fall in love, society, wooing, social differences, hopes, starting over, breakup, engagement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: wedding, pregnancy, criminal's revenge, love and romance, elderly lovers, chase, on the run, drug dealing, society, romance, vengeance, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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. ...
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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.
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33%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
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Style: sad, tragic ending
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Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, emotional, sentimental, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, boy, love, death, picnic, presumed dead, poverty, grief, father daughter estrangement, mental breakdown, villain, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: doctor, husband wife relationship, death, love, heart attack, love triangle, surgery, cancer, old love, exhaustion, saving a life, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: muslim, rebel, love, poet, anger, poetry, newspaper, unemployment, mute woman, song, search, rifle ...
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30%
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: ex lover, actor, museum, jealousy, dancer, violence, bourgeoisie, love triangle, dancing, love, rehearsal, classical music ...
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29%
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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: serious, sincere, captivating, emotional, surprise ending
Plot: ambition, love and romance, workplace romance, couples, unfulfillment, workplace, romance, mysterious character, office, boss and employee, erotica, globalization ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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 ...
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Perfumed Garden (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: erotic, sexy, captivating, sexual
Plot: kama sutra, lesbian, erotica, love, love triangle, reincarnation, sexuality, lust, adult filmmaking, artist, lesbianism, dancer ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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
Plot: train, thief, mother daughter relationship, love, masturbation, female masturbation, female nudity, attraction, nudity (full frontal - brief), male female relationship, desire, sex ...
Place: montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Dance Dance (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Radha (Smita Patil) and Ramu (Mithun Chakraborty) are siblings. Their parents Shyam and Sita are singers. Once, Shyam and Sita go to perform in Jalpaiguri where Sita catches the eye of a rich and powerful man called A.M. Singh (Amrish Puri). He ...
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Two (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The manager of a contemporary music composer falls in love with the real estate agent with whom he is looking for a house in Paris. But both have been used to living an independent life: they want to marry but at the same time, are afraid of marriage
Plot: commitment, rich, male female relationship, engagement, childbirth, pregnancy, marriage, baby, happiness, unhappiness, mortality, composer ...
Place: paris france, montmartre paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Moment by Moment (1978)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It tells the story of a romance between a young drifter named Strip Harrison (John Travolta) and an older wealthy woman, Trish Rawlings (Lily Tomlin).
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, talky, sexual ...
Audience: girls' night
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Feelings (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two seemingly happily married French couples are forced to contend with a number of issues.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, erotic, sexy
Plot: adultery, love affair, love triangle, infidelity, life turned upside down, starting over, fall in love, couples, family problems, crumbling marriage, romance, family life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%