Movies like Good Deed

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Good Deed (1967)
Good Deed (1967)
Original name: उपकार
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Widowed Radha lives in rural India in the 1960s, along with two sons: Bharat and Puran. While she would like to educate her sons and ensure that they lead good lives, she cannot do so on her own, and must sacrifice the career of one son so that the second can achieve this goal. Bharat sacrifices everything to educate his brother Puran. However, Puran turns into a greedy man and gets involved in drug trafficking in order to make money.
Plot: village, heroes, soldier, farmer, farm, doctor, war hero, patriotism, cynic, patriot, redemption, countryside, brother brother relationship, heroine, cynicism, cripple, bitterness, idealist

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Most similar movies to Good Deed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, touching and emotional films with plots about soldier, world war two, village, death, love, war and husband wife relationship mostly in Drama, Romance and War genres. Some movies like Good Deed: Food, Clothing and Shelter (1974), Aakraman (1975), Jawan Muhabat (1971), Jamilya (1969), Checkpoint (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Food, Clothing and Shelter (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: After his father's retirement, the onus is on Bharat to look after his Delhi-based family. He has two younger college-going brothers, Deepak and Vijay, and a sister of marriage age, Radha. Bharat is a graduate, but is unable to secure any ...
Plot: construction worker, slum, house, construction site, attempted seduction, poverty, sikh, one armed man, train tracks, construction, grief, satire ...
Place: delhi
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Aakraman (1975)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Drama about a major in the Indian army and his impending arranged marriage.
Plot: patriotism, bar, courage, whiskey, cripple, drinking, soldier, officer, drinking alcohol, party, drink, love triangle
Time: year 1971
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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
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Jamilya (1969)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The film is based on the story of the same name by Soviet writer Chinghiz Aitmatov. It is set in a remote Kirghiz village during the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945). A young wife of a soldier, Djamilya, fell in love with Daniar, a wounded war ...
Plot: mountain, engagement, autobiography, love triangle, love, world war two, eastern, soviet, female director, farm hand, fall in love, village ...
Place: eastern europe, russia
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Checkpoint (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group Russian soldiers is send to an outpost to guard the area. They pass the day patroulling the area, while being shot at from the forest. They never know if the civillions are hostile or friendly to them.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, sniper, civil war, wartime life, survival, village life, investigation, dealing with death, war, danger, military, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, chechnya, russia
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Shor (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Shankar (Manoj Kumar), his lovely wife Geeta (Nanda) and Deepak (Master Satyajeet) are a poor but happy family. Tragedy strikes one day, when Deepak wonders over to the railway tracks. When Geeta rushes in to warn and rescue him, she is run over by ...
Plot: surgery, poverty, cycling, widower, snake, loss of wife, death of mother, neon sign, father son relationship, labor strike, friendship, death of wife ...
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Forest of the Hanged (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 154 min.
Story: At the Romanian front near the Austro-Hungarian border during World War I, a multinational group witnesses a hanging and other military deceptions.
Plot: village, pacifism, mud, hungarian, world war one, desertion, coward, romanian, military prison, soldier, hanging, czech ...
Time: year 1916
Place: transylvania
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A Year of the Quiet Sun (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Shortly after WWII an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in deep love. Eventually he will return to USA and both expect that she will soon follow him. Emilia's mother is sick but would recover by available medicine. ...
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, atmospheric, gloomy ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, american, love, village, tragic love, love affair, redemption, human spirit, religions or cults, unfulfillment, military ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, post world war two, year 1964 ...
Place: poland, europe, berlin germany, warsaw poland, arizona
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The Land Girls (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During World War II, the organisation "The Women's Land Army" recruited women to work on British farms while the men were off to war. Three such "land girls" of different social backgrounds - quiet Stella, young hairdresser ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, touching, serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: world war two, countryside, friendship, hopes, fall in love, farm, war, romance, working class, friends, couples, society ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, egypt, pearl harbor, english channel ...
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Zelary (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A nurse and her surgeon-lover are part of a resistance movement in 1940s Czechoslovakia. When they are discovered, her lover flees and she must find a place to hide. A patient whose life she saved, a man from a remote mountain village where time ...
Style: emotional, realistic, touching, sincere, contemplative ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: redemption, small town, romance, life is a bitch, couple relations, hopes, resistance, society, post war, world war two, fugitives, marriage ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, czechoslovakia, germany
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Nostalgia for the Countryside (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in a small village in North Vietnam, a tale of awakening which traces a growing love triangle between Nham, an earnest and responsible 17-year-old country boy; the charming Ngu, his lonely and naive sister-in-law with whom he works closely in ...
Plot: countryside, tradition, neighbor, culture clash, drinking, truck, death of father, return home, brother brother relationship, drink, teenage boy, vietnamese ...
Place: vietnam
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Under the North Star II (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Akseli Koskela returns from prison and tries to learn living again. He's not allowed to take part in politics anymore, but he sees a lot of injustice around him. He raises a family with his wife Elina while another war is around the corner...
Style: suspense, family saga, touching, psychological, epic ...
Plot: world war two, family relations, soldier, communism, countryside, village life, male female relationship, village, communist, working class, hate, family history ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1930s, 1940s, 1920s
Place: finland
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Captive Hearts (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: December 1944. As their bomber is shot down during a mission over Japan, Sergeant McManus and Robert, a young lieutenant, have no other choice but make a parachute jump. They are captured by local villagers and are saved from execution by Fukushima, ...
Style: emotional, touching, uplifting, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, against the odds, concentration camp, opposites attract, social differences, adventure, village, forbidden love, village life, heroes, captivity, soldier ...
Place: asia, japan
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Lakshya (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: An aimless, jobless, irresponsible grown man joins the army and matures into a battlefield hero.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching, cult film
Audience: date night
Plot: old love, soldier, military academy, domineering father, discipline, self discovery, redemption, family relations, slacker, military, military life, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, asia, middle east, india, new delhi ...
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Samadhi (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Lakah Singh gives his life of a Dacoit and lives a happy life with his wife Champa when his son Jaswant becomes three years old, Champa becomes ill with cancer and circumstances force him to be again a Dacoit.
Plot: tomb, happiness, marriage, eavesdropping, tragic event, cancer, boy, imprisonment, death of wife, redemption, love, husband wife relationship ...
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Missing Brendan (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: George takes a trip to Vietnam to find his missing son. George's son Bob and Bob's son Patrick accompany George on the trip. George's son, Brendan, has been Missing in Action since the Vietnam War. Julie, an archeologist, joined the ...
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: missing person, family relations, vietnam war, parents and children, haunted by the past, human nature, family life, village, culture clash, expedition, missing son, love ...
Place: vietnam, chicago illinois, asia, usa, honolulu hawaii
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Hideouts (1986)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this well-photographed and sometimes confusing wartime drama, an Austrian village experiences the tragedy of war on several different levels. Within one family, the younger son is jealous of the praise his father gives to a Polish POW who is ...
Plot: french, betrayal, tragic event, farmer, german army, brother brother relationship, death of brother, gestapo, prisoner, teenage boy, deserter, winter ...
Time: 1940s
Place: alps, austria
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Doctor Homer's Brother (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This film predominantly deals with the problems of a young man whom his delusions led into conflict with society. These issues will throw him into an adventure that would be tragic for him, but still helpful for him to see the truth. The story takes ...
Plot: village, insanity, machine gun, ambush, post war, mountain, doctor, brother brother relationship, partisan, traitor, battle, fight ...
Place: kosovo
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In Tranzit (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Nazi POWs suspected of heinous acts are locked up in a Soviet women's prison run by vengeful female guards. To weed out the guilty, the innocent must pay. Can supposed enemies turn into great loves? Based on a true post-World War II story, this ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, realistic, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: soldier, wartime life, captivity, against humanity, life is a bitch, confined, heroes, society, prison life, genocide, injustice, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, post world war two
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, st. petersburg russia, europe
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Absent Without Leave (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1942 Wellington, Daisy Edwards, 16 and pregnant, relies totally on her just-wed husband, Ed, who is little older than she. Ed is suddenly drafted into the army and is to be sent overseas to battle while Daisy is sent to her father in Auckland. ...
Plot: miscarriage, soldier, world war two, awol, prison, marriage, absent without leave, pregnancy, railway station, conscription
Time: 1940s
Place: new zealand
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Pornography (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two intellectuals, a writer and a director, begin to play a mysterious psychological game in a peaceful countryside manor house during the Nazi occupation.
Style: emotional, psychological, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: soldier, countryside, social differences, life is a bitch, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, wartime life, teenage life, obsession, war, holocaust, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: poland, europe, warsaw poland
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The Moon and the Stars (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, UK, Hungary
Duration: 102 min.
Story: 1939: Rome stands on the brink of World War II. In the midst of this political and social tension famed producer Davide Rieta is making a major film. The two lead actors, the German woman Kristina Baumgarten and the English man James Clavel ace each ...
Style: pre war, touching, sexy, captivating, light ...
Plot: romance, soldier, dancing, betrayal, world war two, anti fascist, aristocrat, movie star, war hero, unrequited love, nazi officer, war ...
Time: year 1939
Place: rome italy
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Hedd Wyn (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: 'Hedd Wyn' is a 1992 Welsh anti-war biopic. Ellis Humphrey Evans, a farmer's son and poet living at Trawsfynydd in the Meirionydd countryside of upland Wales, competes for the most coveted prize of all in Welsh Poetry - that of the ...
Plot: poet, anti war, armageddon, war wound, military enlistment, symbolism, kiss, teacher, nurse, soldier, blood, punched in the face ...
Time: 1910s
Place: wales, balkan, new zealand
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A Soldier's Tale (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the days following the D-Day invasion in Normandy, France, a British platoon leader named Saul (Gabriel Byrne) and his corporal (Paul Wyett) reach an isolated farmhouse and encounter a beautiful French girl named Belle (Marianne Basler). Love ...
Style: realistic, emotional, tense, serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: soldier, love affair, war, romance, love and romance, couples, unfulfilled love, impossible love, woman in danger, wartime life, love, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, europe, normandy
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There Lived a Doctor (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young doctor Nikolai Alexandrovich Zaostrovtsev, a fourth generation medical professional, found himself in the Gladuny village directly after the Institute. Neither he himself, nor his father, a town surgeon, expected that he would linger long ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, patient, teacher, village, winter, husband, wife
Place: ussr, soviet union
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Jheel Ke Us Paar (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Kulwant Rai's horse carriage runs over a child, and as a result, she loses her vision.
Plot: lake, singer, jealousy, death, love triangle, blindness, death of father, attempted seduction, eye surgery, pretending to be blind, old love, snobbism ...
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Ajanabee (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Middle-classed young and dashing Rohit Kumar Saxena falls in love with wealthy and lovely Reshmi, and both decide to get married. Reshmi's dad, the wealthy Diwan Sardarilal is strongly opposed to this marriage, but relents when Reshmi refuses ...
Plot: dysfunctional marriage, train station, whip, truck, class differences, painting, wedding, misunderstanding, frame up, motorcycle, estate, husband wife relationship ...
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In Country (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Samantha Hughes, a teenaged Kentucky girl, never knew her father, who died in Vietnam before her birth. Samantha lives with her uncle Emmett, who also served in Vietnam. Emmett hangs around with Tom, Earl, and Pete, three other Vietnam vets who, ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: vietnam war, vietnam veteran, post traumatic stress disorder, obsession, friendship, homecoming, self discovery, haunted by the past, family in crisis, parents and children, teenage life, human nature ...
Place: kentucky, usa, vietnam, washington d.c., southern usa ...
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Under the Sun (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Olof lives alone on his family's farm after the death of his mother. Unable to read and write, he is dependent on his younger friend, Erik, who helps him in the afternoons. Once a sailor, Erik brags of having known hundreds of women. Out of the ...
Style: sincere, psychological, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: animal sex, farmer, countryside, housekeeper, couples, fall in love, couple relations, love and romance, romance, family relations, friends, society ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: sweden
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The Messenger (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of ...
Style: touching, sincere, bleak, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: soldier, military, loneliness, redemption, war, human nature, officer, bereavement, friendship, responsibility, casualty of war, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bosnia, iraq, california
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