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Mano Po 2: My Home (2003)
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Mano Po 2: My Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Antonio Chan, a prominent Chinese businessman, has three women in his life v Sol, a Filipina; Lu Shui, a Chinese; and Belinda, a Filipino-Chinese. Antonio has children with all three women. A crisis shakes up the over-extended Tsinoy family prompting all the members to re-examine their values, their relationships, and confront issues that they have refused to face all these years. With Mano Po 2, My Home, Regal Entertainments continues the tradition established by the critical and box-office hit Mano Po. Features strong dramatic performances from a stellar ensemble cast, lush visuals, a reverberating musical score, an unforgettable theme song, and a heart-warming screenplay that eloquently captures the rich Tsinoy culture. Laugh, cry, and be touched by this family story about forgiveness, healing and undying love.
Plot: wedding, family relations, interracial relations, chinese, adultery, frame up, murder, loss of son, interracial romance, chinese culture, burial, flashback
Place: china, the philippines

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, emotional and sentimental films with plots about murder, family relations, flashback, husband wife relationship, marriage, interracial romance and friend mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Mano Po 2: My Home: Mano Po (2002), The Heavens Indivisible (1985), Light Drops (2002), Nympha (2003), Mano po 6: A Mother's Love (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Mano Po (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During the Chinese Revolution in 1949, young Chinese copra trader named Fong-Huan marries Elisa, a young and pretty Filipina. The couples children, Daniel and Linda, were raised in a mixture of Chinese and Filipino-Hispanic tradition. These richly ...
Plot: chinese, interracial romance, marriage engagement, wealthy family, chinatown, rebellious daughter, rebelliousness, sister sister relationship, patriarch, biracial, flashback, pregnancy ...
Time: year 1949
Place: the philippines
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The Heavens Indivisible (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy man comes to terms with his adopted sister.
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Place: the philippines
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Light Drops (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, Mozambique
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Rui was raised in Mozambique in a small village at the frontier of a mysterious river. Son of Portuguese colonists, his best friend is Ana, a black girl godchild of his mother. At fourteen he is confronted with the tragic destruction of his ...
Plot: colonialism, racial discrimination, interracial marriage, interracial friendship, marriage, murder, family relations, adultery, alligator, interracial romance, racial segregation, abandoned car ...
Time: year 1958
Place: africa
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Nympha (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: A re-imagination of the Celso Ad Castillo classic, "Nympha" tells the story of an orphan woman named Nympha living in a backward province with a narrow minded aunt who is a religious fanatic.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, cemetery, female nudity, sex
Place: the philippines
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Mano po 6: A Mother's Love (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Melinda Uy is a half-Filipino, half-Chinese struggling mother to four children married to a full-Chinese blood man. Her family was believed to bring curse to Olive's famiily. Because of this, Melinda was not accepted by Uy's family as one ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sister in law, teenage rebellion, relationship problems, mother daughter relationship, mother and daughter, relationships, family relations, child custody, mother daughter reunion, kids and family, family problems, parents and children ...
Place: the philippines
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51%
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A middle-class Filipino family struggles to survive in the era of dictatorship.
Plot: martial law, mother, torture
Place: the philippines
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51%
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Magnifico (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With a daughter who suffers from cerebral palsy and a son who's lost his much-needed scholarship, an impoverished married couple begins to abandon their faith and courage in the face of such misfortune. But when a gifted young boy called ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, uplifting, serious ...
Plot: school, family relations, hopes, terminal illness, parents and children, family problems, life is a bitch, society, rich and poor, disability, prodigy, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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Ika-11 Utos Mahalin Mo Asawa Mo (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: This film is about domestic violence.
Plot: female director, violence against women, court, self defense, legal action, lawyer, musician, judge, psychologist, murder, flashback, band ...
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Last Day (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: One morning, residents of a rural village are horrified when the sun rises in the West. According to Islamic belief, this phenomenon signals the Apocalypse. As village folk react differently to the situation, a tragedy strikes when one of the ...
Plot: devil, countryside, village, murder, villager, apocalypse, islam, rape
Place: the philippines
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Strands (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Isabel and Clara are two childhood friends separated by fate. Isabel is a naive provincial lass who works as an indigenous fabric weaver while Clara is the liberated city girl. Clara has gone wild after her mother runs off with another man. The two ...
Plot: female nudity, erotica, conservative, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sex scene, friend, childhood friend, girlfriend boyfriend relationship
Place: the philippines
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The Ditchdigger's Daughters (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the memoirs of Yvonne S. Thornton, this heartwarming, inspirational family drama centers on a poor black laborer who wanted his six daughters to grow up to be doctors.
Plot: flashback, education, funeral, father daughter relationship, patriarch, african american, racism, interracial relations, family relations
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35%
Whisper to God (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When her boyfriend leaves for Japan on a singing contract, a dancer is so distraught she does not see the car that hits her. The driver pretends to be a helpful passer-by; they fall in love and gets married. Only bringing her to a more complicated ...
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Manila by Night (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The hidden nightlife of ordinary people living in Manila unveils. Lovers and families conflict with each other as they live on the streets, which are rampant with drugs and prostitution.
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Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Savage Land (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Brooks, Meadows and Lovely Faces (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 115 min.
Story: You don’t need politics to make a political film… Love, pleasure, beauty and food are serious enough.
Style: captivating
Plot: wedding, family relations, marriage, love, arranged marriage, wedding preparations and rituals, wedding planning, relationships, love affair, chef, food, cook ...
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Brothers and Sisters (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After twenty years of marriage, Gloria discovers that her husband has been cheating on her. It' a terrible trauma and she decides to stay with her sister in USA in St. Louis. She takes with her Matteo and Francesco, her two sons. Matteo wastes ...
Plot: masturbation, film within a film, taxi, family relations, urban setting, factory, boxing, motel, wedding, teenager, coming of age, nurse ...
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When the Love Is Gone (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the Love Is Gone is a 2013 Filipino romantic drama film directed by Andoy Ranay, starring Cristine Reyes, Gabby Concepcion, Alice Dixson, Andi Eigenmann, and Jake Cuenca. The film is distributed by Viva Films with co-production of Multivision ...
Style: romantic, captivating, entertaining
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Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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Genre: Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mano Po 4: Ako Legal Wife (2005)
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28%
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 139 min.
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27%
Dreams of Glass (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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All My Life (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sam and Louie meet aboard the Star Cruise. Despite being strangers and complete opposites, with Sam being carefree and Louie being obsessive-compulsive, they become unlikely acquaintances and eventually friends. Both pained on carrying life’s ...
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Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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My Family (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Traces over three generations an immigrant family's trials, tribulations, tragedies, and triumphs. Maria and Jose, the first generation, come to Los Angeles, meet, marry, face deportation all in the 1930's. They establish their family in ...
Style: touching, captivating, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sister Stella L. (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
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Time: 80s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%