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The Sins (1962)
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The Sins (1962)
Original name: الخطايا
Genre: Musical, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Hussein and Ahmad are brothers. Hussein falls in love with a colleague, but his father mysteriously decides that Ahmad should marry her instead.
Plot: love, student, lawyer, betrayal, university, adoption, marriage, father daughter relationship, election, newborn baby, father son relationship, factory, sadness, camping, old friend, brother brother relationship, arrogance, illegitimate child, university student, flashback, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out sentimental, humorous, realistic and romantic films with plots about love, marriage, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, family relations and flashback mostly in Romance, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Sins: My Father Up the Tree (1969), I Will... I Will... For Now (1976), Pokrov Gates (1983), Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof (1980), Rhythm (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Father Up the Tree (1969)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A young man is shunned by his friends after he starts an affair with a dancer.
Plot: dancer, belly dancer, beach, guilt, lie, smoking, alcohol, beach house, mistress, sunset, friend, dancing ...
Place: alexandria egypt, lebanon
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95%
I Will... I Will... For Now (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Elliot Gould stars as Les Bingham, who takes umbrage that his ex-wife Katie (Diane Keaton) has a new love in life. What Les doesn't realize is that her new paramour is lawyer Lou Springer (Paul Sorvino). When Katie's sister Sally (Candy ...
Plot: love, marriage, lawyer, divorce, husband wife relationship, contract
Time: 70s
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61%
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Pokrov Gates (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Stories from the lives of the tenants of the Moscow's communal apartment: Kostik, who is a college student, lives with his aunt while studying; Arkady Velyurov who is a performing artist; Khobotovs, who are a divorced couple; and Sava, who is ...
Style: tragicomedy, humorous, entertaining
Plot: love, wedding, artist, husband wife relationship, farce, poet, ex husband ex wife relationship, surrealism, flashback, musician, doctor, university ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Rajab on a Hot Tin Roof (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, Sport
Country: Egypt
Story: Ragab, a small town man goes to the big city to buy a tractor to bring back home. In the big city, he quickly finds that not everything and everyone is so clear cut. Directed by and Mohamed Abdel Aziz and Ahmed Fouad.
Plot: drinking, marriage, affair, apartment, divorce, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sacrifice, drink, brother brother relationship, drunkenness, father son relationship, uncle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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 ⇓
47%
Ali's Wedding (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After a "white lie" which spirals out of control, a neurotic, naive and musically gifted Muslim cleric's eldest son must follow through with an arranged marriage, except he is madly in love with an Australian born-Lebanese girl.
Style: uplifting, sweet, sentimental, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: wedding, marriage, love, friendship, husband wife relationship, australian, white lie, love and romance, musician, hopes, couples, music ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
How to Commit Marriage (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young couple decide to live together and they wind up having a baby. They decide they should give the baby up for adoption. The baby's Mother's parents wind up adopting the baby using a fake name.
Plot: husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, chimpanzee, sight gag, wedding, mother daughter relationship, living together, love, guru, counterculture, music band, fake marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Transistor Love Story (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Phaen is a suburban young man with a great love for music. He never misses a chance to show off his voice at temple fairs in his village. It is at one of the fairs that he meets and falls in love with Sadao. On their wedding day, Phaen gives Sadao a ...
Style: captivating, touching, sentimental, social realism, sincere ...
Plot: singing competition, singer, love, employer employee relationship, marriage, village, military service, singing, co worker co worker relationship, military, bigger dreams, singing contest ...
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Various Positions (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Josh is on track at law school and a place at his father's firm. As his family prepares for their traditional Passover celebrations, Josh hits a brick wall in the form of the alluring and troubled -and not quite Jewish enough- Cheryth. As ...
Plot: jewish, roommate, dormitory, university student, college student, protest, culture clash, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, religion, dating, cross cultural relations, easter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Nallavanuku Nallavan (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Nallavanuku Nallavan is a Tamil film, directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film is a remake of the 1982 Superhit Kannada film Jeevana Chakra that starred Vishnuvardhan and Raadhika Sarathkumar in main roles.
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, rags to riches, father daughter relationship, marriage, factory, moral transformation, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
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 ⇓
34%
The Boss's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 40-year-old foreman Vital is chosen by Alix (25) as a guinea pig in the anonymous study she is carrying out in her father's factory. The boss's daughter soon finds herself falling under the spell of this reserved, enigmatic worker as he ...
Plot: bare breasts, rugby, motorcycle helmet, worker, falling in love, motorcycle, fall in love, father daughter relationship, love, divorce, accident, factory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Cairo 30 (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Mahgoub Abdel Dayem a young nihilistic college student, having his father crippled with no other source of income, he finds himself in an urgent need of a job after graduation to support himself and his parents. Having a hard time getting a job, he ...
Style: social
Plot: university student, corruption, handicapped, job, protest, lust, hate, marriage, marriage for money, promotion, poor family, drunkenness ...
Place: cairo egypt, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Searching for You (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Etsinnässä (Searching for You) is a story about Joni, a young man in his twenties, who returns to his hometown for summer vacation from university. While on his vacation, Joni tries to find himself and happiness.
Plot: love, summer, depression, friend, literature, summer vacation, young people, writing, happiness, romantic relationship, coming of age, sarcasm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Raja Rani (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: John (Arya) and Regina (Nayanthara) are forced into wedlock against their wishes. Both undergo a rough patch initially in their marriage as they are not able to get over their past romances. Prior to their marriage, Regina was in love with Surya ...
Style: humorous, sincere, light, captivating
Plot: arranged marriage, love, marriage, birthday, accident, lie, love and romance, couples, friendship, society, death of loved one, drunk ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Disco Dancer (1982)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Jimmy promises to return to Bombay and become a famous entertainer so that he can exact revenge on Mr. Oberoi for having insulted and imprisoned his mother on false charges. He falls in love with Oberoi's daughter and causes Sam Oberoi's ...
Style: emotional, entertaining, romantic, sincere, cult film
Plot: singer, love, dancer, performer, dancing, rise and fall, fame, death of mother, false accusation, death, father daughter relationship, attempted murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: bombay india, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Day of My Life (1961)
Genre: Musical, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: An unexpected love affair quickly blossoms between aspiring down-on-his-luck reporter Salah (Abdel Halim Hafez) and the subject of his first newspaper scoop, a pretty young heiress (Zubaida Tharwat)who's soon to be forced into an arranged ...
Plot: love affair, amusement park, journalist, train, water fountain, photographer, rich man, hostess, girl next door, newspaper editor, airport, journalism ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Falling Leaves (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young idealist takes a job at a local state run winery only to discover and become disillusioned by the corruption of the Soviet State.
Plot: family relations, job, boy meets girl, love, friend, wine, corruption, student, male female relationship, best friend, young man, graduation ...
Place: russia, georgia (former ussr), caucasus
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
10 Promises to My Dog (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: One day a puppy comes to the house of Akari, who has just turned twelve, and was trying hard to act strong after her mother suddenly fell ill. She immediately falls in love with the puppy and names it "Socks" after the paws which looked ...
Plot: dog, promise, best friend, friend, painting, school, marriage proposal, love, loneliness, wedding, marriage, family relations ...
Place: paris france, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Extramarital Travels (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tugomir, a student, wants to write a dissertation on Love, but fails to complete it before being obligatory drafted in the army. There, he succumbs to paranoia that his girlfriend is cheating on him. He decides to cheat on her too.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: neurology, friend, sex, doctor, army, one night stand, nurse, wedding, student, nude painting, sarcasm, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Twinkle (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Shoko and Mutsuki get married to satisfy their worried parents, but she is well past the age at which a 'good' Japanese woman should marry, and he is in love with a young male college student. The film is less a realistic exploration of ...
Plot: family relations, alcohol abuse, arranged marriage, stranger, double life, unrequited love, marriage of convenience, doctor, gay, restaurant, secret, alcoholic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Paso Doble (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Drama directed by Dan Pita.
Plot: marriage engagement, love triangle, falling in love, husband wife relationship, roommate, factory worker, engagement, fall in love, friendship, love, factory, male female relationship ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Happiness & Tears (2001)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Orthodox Indian, Raichand, would like his two sons to live together with him and his wife, and get married to girls' of his choice. One of his sons, Rahul, is adopted, while Rohan is his real son. Rahul falls in love with a poor Indian girl ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: bollywood, forbidden love, reunion, reconciliation, family tradition, estrangement, longing, love and romance, couple relations, misfit, social misfits, arranged marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tim Timmerman, Hope of America (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Impeached high school president, Tim Timmerman, seeks to redeem himself and get into Yale.
Style: captivating, realistic, humorous, romantic
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: ambition, election, politics, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, class differences, politician, father daughter relationship, rivalry, psychological manipulation, romantic rivalry, prank, lie ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1994
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Kit Kat (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In the Egyptian Kit Kat suburb, Sheikh Hosni's character as an observer of the daily lives of El Kit Kat's residents seems to transcend above it. Even with the loss of his eyesight, his wife, his job, and the fact that he lives with his ...
Plot: suburbs, loudspeaker, love, coffee shop, grandmother, widow, sex, father son relationship, blind man, incompetence, boat, death ...
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Come Home and Meet My Wife (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 50 year old Giulio (Tognazzi) and his 17 year old goddaughter, Vincenzina (Muti) fall madly in love with each other and soon are wed. Unfortunately for Giulio he walks in on his friend and Vincenzina upon a return from a trip. His jealousy and anger ...
Plot: love, female nudity, sex, marriage, male nudity, flashback, adultery, working class, age difference, anonymous letter, forgiveness, factory worker ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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2 States (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: This is a story about a romantic journey of a culturally opposite couple - Krish Malhotra and Ananya Swaminathan. They meet at the IIM-Ahmedabad College and during the program they fall in love. Complications arise after the program comes to an end ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: wedding, love, love affair, family feud, romance, culture clash, meet the parents, couples, society, family disapproval, family gatherings, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, punjab, delhi, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Four Christmases (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: christmas, family relations, holiday, couple relations, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, parents and children, comedy of errors, eccentric family, in-laws, nothing goes right, christmas party ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Outside Providence (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this coming-of-age comedy, Tim Dunphy is leading a go-nowhere existence, spending his days smoking pot and hanging out with his best friend, Drugs Delaney. But Tim's lazy days of getting high are jettisoned after a brush with the law ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, sweet, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: coming of age, family relations, high school life, love, student, party, prank, romance, teenager, parents and children, teenage life, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rhode island, usa, connecticut, florida, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%