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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, murder, handicapped, adultery, family relations, chinese, interracial relations, frame up, chinese culture, interracial romance, flashback, loss of son, burial, lame
Place: china, the philippines

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, family relations, husband wife relationship, flashback, coming of age, interracial relations and father son relationship mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Mano Po 2: My Home: Mano Po (2002), The Heavens Indivisible (1985), Nympha (2003), Light Drops (2002), Mano po 6: A Mother's Love (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 127 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 109 min.
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Plot: cemetery, female nudity, murder, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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Light Drops (2002)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 103 min.
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Duration: 110 min.
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The Seventies (2002)
Genre: Drama
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 97 min.
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