Movies like Professor

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Professor (1962)
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Professor (1962)
Original name: प्रोफ़ेसर
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Sita devi is a very strict aunt for a number of young ladies, and does not allow them to fraternize with males. Along comes Pritam disguised as an elderly Professor Khanna to break every possible rule of the aunt
Plot: love, illness, train, poverty, flirting, professor, unemployment, old woman, tuberculosis, tutor, disguise, man wearing glasses, man with glasses, woman with glasses, eavesdropping, woman wearing glasses, mother son relationship, bespectacled male

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Most similar movies to Professor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and sentimental films with plots about love, train, disguise, romance, fall in love, family relations and love and romance mostly in Romance, Drama and Musical genres. Some movies like Professor: Janwar (1965), Junglee (1961), Prem Rog (1982), Prem Granth (1996), Prince (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Janwar (1965)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 247 min.
Story: The wealthy patriarch of a Mumbai family learns more than wants to about his own origins after his refusal to accept his sons' chosen spouses drives them and his own wife away.
Plot: tennis, board meeting, wedding reception, party, love, dancing, patriarch, brother brother relationship, courtesan, father son relationship, telephone call, train station ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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95%
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 467
Junglee (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A humorless and pompous businessman goes wild when he falls in love. Now if only his domineering mother could understand his new lease on life.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: fall in love, snobbism, rich and poor, family relations, romance, society, love and romance, bollywood, parents and children, social differences, fight, mistaken identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.2
 913
Prem Rog (1982)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Manorama, the daughter of a rich, orthodox family is married off, leaving her childhood friend Deodhar and his secret love for her, in despair. When tragedy befalls her, and traditions seem unfair, Deodhar must fight for what's right.
Plot: tea, accidental death, tradition, hindu, sexual assault, tragic event, love, sister in law sister in law relationship, arranged marriage, rape, death of fiance, car accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 425
Prem Granth (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Somen, a rich boy, loves Kajri, a village belle. The lovers get separated and Somen tries to find his lost love.
Plot: mirror, car, fair, temple, earring, courtesan, drinking, love at first sight, lake, hindu, rape, drinking alcohol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 146
Prince (1969)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: India
Story: Film starring Shammi Kapoor, Vyjayanthimala and Rajendra Nath
Plot: boredom, horse, advice, greed, happiness, beating, faked death, murder, democracy, death of father, bandit, jeep ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 78
Budtameez (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young man of modest means romances a spoiled rich girl at the behest of her father. Complications, sparks and romance ensue.
Plot: romance, bachelor, swimming pool, arrogance, party, snake, car breakdown, battle of the sexes, chauffeur, beggar, brother sister relationship, rain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Apna Sapna Money Money (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kishan is a young man from Goa whose brain is full of every conceivable trick to make a quick buck. He cons people by slipping into different outfits and by assuming many guises. Julie, is a sexy club dancer with quite a local reputation, but behind ...
Plot: disguise, diamonds, gangsters, mechanic, cross dressing, con woman, train station, train, gangster
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Melodies of the Vera Quarter (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This musical is based on old Georgian vaudevilles and plays. The early 20th century. Old Tiflis is in confusion and turmoil. A mysterious fairy is helping the poor Pavle’s family: real wood is burning in his old, neglected fireplace, wherein a pot ...
Plot: love, father daughter relationship, ballet, falling in love, poverty, fall in love, family relations, theft
Place: tbilisi, caucasus, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Something Is Happening (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Anjali is left heartbroken when her best friend and secret crush, Rahul, falls in love with Tina. Years later, Tina's young daughter tries to fulfil her mother's last wish of uniting Rahul and Anjali.
Style: sentimental, realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: friendship, fall in love, love triangle, love and romance, youth, crumbling relationship, family life, childhood friend, childhood friends, best friends, romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 122
Dil Hi To Hai (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Children are exchanged by greedy aunt and uncle in childhood and they live undeserved lives.
Plot: hindu, nanny, death, engagement, love, teacher, disguise, muslim, child abuse, singer, adoption
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 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 ⇓
51%
Kadhalikka Neramillai (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Kadhalikka Neramillai (Tamil: காதலிக்க நேரமில்லை English: No time to love) is a 1964 Tamil comedy film starring T. S. Balaiya, R. Muthuraman, Ravichandran, Nagesh and others. The film was directed by Sridhar with ...
Style: cult film
Plot: beach, love, class differences, friend, protest, fired from the job, tent, disguise, aspiring actress, unemployment, estate, storytelling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Jawan Muhabat (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Dr. Sarin lives with his wife, Sunita, young daughter, Rekha, and his brother, Rajesh. Rajesh is an eligible bachelor, and on the lookout for a life-partner with a view of marriage.
Plot: friend, adultery, maid, injured child, love, doctor, blackmail, ex convict, cigarette lighter
Place: kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 800
Nandanam (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Balamani is the housemaid looking after Unni Amma. There are three more housemaids in the house but it is Balamani's duty to look after them too. Balamani is a devotee of Guruvayoorappan (Lord Krishna of Guruvayoor). But she could never visit ...
Style: serious, touching, romantic, sincere, captivating
Plot: forbidden love, class differences, love, loyalty, devotion, orphan, religion, wedding, divine intervention, hindu, mother son relationship, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 797
Rhythm (2000)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Rhythm is a 2000 Tamil film directed by Vasanth. The film stars Arjun, Meena and Manivannan in lead roles and Ramesh Aravind and Jyothika in cameo appearances. The music is by A. R. Rahman, while cinematography was handled by P.S. Vinod and Arthur ...
Plot: flashback, marriage, single mother, train, bank, widower, widow, hospital, bomb squad, police officer, suburbs, family relations ...
Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 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 ⇓
42%
 7.1
 201
China Town (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A Darjeeling-based singer is asked to impersonate and take over the life of a Calcutta-based China Town gangster.
Plot: long lost brother, singer, criminal, bathtub, police officer, undercover, love, train, dancer, disguise, chinatown, impostor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Aadavari Matalaku Ardhalu Verule (Telugu: ఆడవారి మాటాలకు అర్ధాలు వేరులే, English: The Words of Women Have Different Meanings) is a 2007 Telugu language film, written and directed by Tamil film ...
Plot: airplane, drinking, phone booth, nightclub, father son relationship, heart attack, loss of father, train, marriage, loss of loved one, snake, job interview ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Fallen from Heaven (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Peru, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An ambitious black comedy that tells three loosely related stories: a couple of elderly landowners, laid low by economic conditions and reformist politics, are trying to gather enough money to build themselves a marble tomb that would keep their ...
Plot: poverty, surrealism, wealth, illness, tragic event, love, male female relationship, destiny, hospital, blindness, facial scar, interlinked stories ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Marius and Jeannette (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Marius is the keeper of an abandoned cement works staying high above the quarter of l'Estaque in Marseilles. Jeannette is bringing up her two children alone with her poor checkout operator salary. Their meeting won't be without trouble, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: unemployment, working class, love, human nature, social differences, factory, friendship, couples, family relations, friends, opposites attract, politics ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, europe, marseille, marseille provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 810
Hero (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Hero is the story of a criminal transforming and evolving as a good person under the influence of love. Jackie is a baddie with a heart of gold though, who has to settle scores with the area's 'Thakur' and his police officer son ...
Plot: redemption, betrayal, father daughter relationship, motorcycle, anti hero, helicopter, anger, prison, police, deception, revenge, falling in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
After Everything (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Elliot, a brash 23-year-old living carefree in New York City, meets the sensible Mia and receives a damning diagnosis all in the same week, his world is turned completely upside down. But as their love blossoms amidst the chaos of his ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sweet, humorous, light
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: illness, love, romance, couple relations, male female friendship, couples, friends, youth, road not taken, texting, chemotherapy, first date ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Third Floor (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A woman blames a nightclub drummer for the suspicious death of her sister, and seeks revenge. However, the pair work together to solve the mystery and become romantically involved, after he introduces himself under another name.
Plot: loss of sister, presumed dead, closet, train compartment, button, murder of wife, sikh, thrown from height, laughter, suicide, damsel in distress, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
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 218
Vitamin She (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Jigar, an independent, carefree, insurance agent falls in love with Shruti. Soon he realizes that love is not eternal but it comes with an expiry date.
Plot: love, breakup, true love
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dance Baby Dance (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: London, an overcrowded cafe, one table to share. Two strangers tell each other “how I met my fiancé” stories to kill time. Rikki (Abhishek Bachchan) met his fiance Anaida (Lara Dutta) at the Ritz in Paris and Alvira (Preity Zinta) met her ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, love triangle, social differences, destiny, unfulfilled love, friendship, unfulfillment, breakup, couples, couple relations, bollywood, terminal illness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, london, paris france, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, Croatia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in pre-World War II Zagreb, the story is seen through the eyes of 6-year-old Perica Šafranek (played by Tomislav Žganec). A dandy from Zagreb, Mr Fulir (played by Relja Bašić), starts flirting with Perica's mother during a family ...
Style: social
Plot: marriage, flirt, singing, flirting, infatuation, period piece
Place: croatia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Let's Fall in Love... Again (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: College nerd, Agastya Rao alias Champu, has a crush on Piya Goel, and is thrilled when she invites him to a dance, only to be heart-broken when he finds out that she really digs another guy. Years later, when he finds out that his college sweetheart ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, emotional ...
Plot: love triangle, college, young lovers, couple relations, teenage love, wooing, unfulfilled love, romance, couples, astronaut, singleness, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Story of an Unknown Man (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on a short story by Anton Chekhov, this drama centers around a desire for revenge and the tragedy of a star-crossed love. After a general ruins some men under him in punishment for a rebellion, a friend of the broken men vows revenge. The ...
Plot: pregnancy, vengeance, general, love, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, valet, tuberculosis, illness, naval officer, death in childbirth
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
An Evening in Paris (1967)
Genre: Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: In romantic Paris, two Parisians of Indian origin are in love namely Shyam or Sam and Roopa. Mystery and intrigue surround this romance, as Roopa is abducted and held by criminal mastermind Jack and his minions, who will trade her for a hefty ...
Plot: motorboat, maid, cable car, gambling debt, femme fatale, flirting, swimsuit, drunkenness, gangster, abduction, nightclub, twin sister ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 3K
Hero No. 1 (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Rajesh Malhotra (Govinda) is the son of a wealthy businessman Dhanraj Malhotra (Kader Khan). However, he is not happy at his home since his father does not let him live his life his way. He escapes from his home and reaches Europe. Meena (Karishma ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: meet the parents, couples, family relations, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, love and romance, shrewd, strict father, love, father son relationship, insurance agent ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%