Movies like Devrai

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Devrai (2004)
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Devrai (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Devrai depicts a story of a man who suffers from schizophrenia and is struggling to come to terms with his illness and the frustration of his helpless sister.
Style: psychological, sincere, serious, suspenseful
Plot: paranoid schizophrenia, husband wife relationship, childhood memory, infatuation, loner, incestuous desire, schizophrenia, psychiatrist, imaginary friend, brother sister relationship, servant, medication, flashback, visual hallucination, marriage ceremony

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, psychological, realistic and sincere films with plots about husband wife relationship, family relations, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, female nudity, mother daughter relationship and society mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Devrai: A Matter of Courage (2015), The Good Road (2013), I Did Not Kill Gandhi (2005), Martha... Martha (2001), Consent (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Matter of Courage (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Uruguay
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hermano, a successful doctor and enthusiastic rock climber, is planning to climb an almost invincible mountain in the Tierra del Fuego, when he discovers that his wife Adri is pregnant. Though Adri desires this unexpected pregnancy, Hermano is a bit ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, touching
Plot: moral dilemma, mountain climbing, traumatic experience, rock climbing, obsession, husband wife relationship, death of friend, pregnancy, pregnant woman, mountain, doctor, injury
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95%
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The Good Road (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pappu is a truck driver. Supporting his parents and extended family is beyond his means. Now, he has been presented a plan. An accident will be staged. Pappu will "die". Insurance payments are substantial.David and Kiran, a middle class ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, road movie
Plot: missing child, parents and children, dishonesty, family relations, working class, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, boy, mother son relationship, suburban life, urban setting, truck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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83%
I Did Not Kill Gandhi (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Once known for his intellectual prowess, a retired professor (Anupam Kher) begins experiencing memory gaps and periods of forgetfulness. But while he tries to laugh it off, it soon becomes clear that the symptoms are a sign of a more serious ...
Style: uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: assassination, alzheimer's disease, college, mental illness, parents and children, memory loss, family problems, family relations, aging, elderly, politics, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Martha... Martha (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Having received a frosty reception when visiting her parents, Martha drags her husband Reymond and infant daughter Lise to Spain, to renew her acquaintance with her estranged sister Marie. After a quarrel, Marthe and her family return to France, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: family relations, family reunited, dysfunctional family, depression, mother child relationship, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, children, visit, female nudity, twins ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Consent (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A wealthy Manhattan family's inability to cope with the suicide of their eldest daughter sends them into a downward spiral of drugs, alcohol and sexual taboos that threatens to destroy them.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, erotic ...
Plot: incest, suicide, dysfunctional family, adultery, husband wife relationship, cynicism, looking for love, life is a bitch, love and romance, brother sister relationship, coming of age, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Red Roses and Petrol (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dysfunctional Irish family gathers after the death of their patriarch.
Style: sincere, touching, psychological, serious, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, family conflict, family reunited, family relations, secret, brother sister relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family tragedy, family gatherings, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, love ...
Place: ireland, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.6
 876
At Any Cost (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two brothers and their best friend start a rock band and try to make it big in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating, touching ...
Plot: rock band, price of fame, music industry, musician, husband wife relationship, deception, record producer, heroin addict, drug overdose, rock music, murder, record company ...
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71%
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Cold Light (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Norway, UK, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What could be better than knowing your future? And what could be worse? A love-filled childhood abruptly ends when catastrophe descends. A catastrophe that the child had foreseen yet failed to act upon.
Style: serious, sincere, atmospheric, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: small town, haunted by the past, childhood trauma, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, unlikely couple, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, young love, childhood memory, village life, village ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Stolen from the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute kidnaps a baby boy at birth to satisfy her drug-dealing husband, who has told her that he is going to divorce her and put her out on the streets if she cannot produce him a son. Obviously the real mother becomes emotionally ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, serious
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, police, drug dealer, police investigation, ex prostitute, baby, heart condition, widow, faked pregnancy, ultimatum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 357
Modesty (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Pudor is about intimacy, about the desires, obsessions, secrets and fears that we keep hidden, even from those we love most. The characters in this story are a man who is going to die, a woman who receives anonymous erotic notes, an older man who is ...
Style: serious, disturbing, sincere, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, secret admirer, unhappy marriage, dysfunctional family, guilt, adultery, teenage sexuality, dementia, loneliness, hurricane katrina, incestuous desire, privacy ...
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Three Christs (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Dr. Alan Stone breaks new ground for treatment of the mentally ill through an experiment on three paranoid schizophrenic patients who believe they are Jesus Christ.
Style: serious, psychological, disturbing, sincere
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, escapades, tragedy, society, doctor, mentally unstable, religious, religion, mental patient, patient, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1959
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Human Contract (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman leads a businessman down a path of reckless abandon.
Style: sexy, psychological, suspenseful, serious, erotic ...
Plot: eroticism, adultery, femme fatale, introspection, manipulation, love and romance, family problems, couples, power relations, sexual relations, obsession, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Lost Transmissions (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When an acclaimed music producer goes off his medication for schizophrenia, his friends chase him though the LA music scene to help commit him to a psychiatric hospital, revealing the troubling inadequacies of the mental health care system.
Style: realistic, suspense, disturbing, touching, suspenseful ...
Plot: schizophrenia, record producer, songwriter, medication, music industry, older woman younger man, mental illness, mental institution, help, friendship, treatment, mental disorder ...
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Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
What We Wanted (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alice and Niklas are a young couple who's biggest wish is to have a child of their own. After several failed attempts they decide to go on a holiday in Sardinia to clear their minds. There they meet a family from Austria that seems to have ...
Style: thought provoking, rough, suspenseful, sincere, psychological
Plot: married couple, neighbor, sex scene, family relations, dreaming, husband wife relationship, social realism, routine, boy, resentment, everyday life, marriage crisis ...
Place: sardinia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
All Hell Let Loose (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Minoo returns to her family in Sweden to attend her sister Gita's wedding. Her mother and father believe that she has disgraced the family having worked as a stripper.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere, bilingual
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Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 806
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.4
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Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Truth Game (2001)
Genre: Drama
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 8.1
 19
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 316
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 318
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 100 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
75 Degrees in July (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry and other conflicts are revealed as one daughter, now a successful modern artist living in New York, returns to visit her Texas family.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.4
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Tirza (2010)
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Country: Netherlands
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jörgen's world is crumbling. Forced into early retirement and harassed by his ex-wife, the only part of his life which makes sense - his beloved daughter Tirza - is shattered when she disappears on holiday in Namibia. After weeks of terrifying ...
Style: suspenseful, sincere, psychological, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: child prostitution, missing person, unlikely partners, parents and children, family problems, life turned upside down, prostitute, missing child, partners, amateur detective, protective parent, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
In the Middle of the River (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Led to believe his abusive grandfather is responsible for his sister's recent death, Gabriel returns to his humble home in rural New Mexico. Yearning to protect his family, he swears to secretly kill his grandfather, yet at the critical moment, ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 769
Waterborne (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Heera Bhatti, an American-Sikh, runs a corner store in Los Angeles with the help of her son, Vikram, and Gulu. She does not approve of Vikram's Caucasian girlfriend, Lillian, and would prefer that Vikram marry a Punjabi girl, but Vikram has ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
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Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 973
In His Hands (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Lille, Claire Gauthier is an ordinary married woman with a young daughter that works in an insurance company analyzing losses of insured properties. When the single veterinary Laurent Kessler claims damage in his basement caused by a flooding due ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: flanders
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 256
The Rebirth (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Coincidence and the aftermath of violence. A man's middle-school daughter has been murdered. His wife is already deceased. He tells a counselor he wants to live in anonymity, working with his hands. He moves away and gets a job in a factory. ...
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, friendship, small town, loss of daughter, forgiveness, friends, dealing with death, starting over, very little dialogue, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.1
 1K
Daybreak (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Sweden, shortly before Christmas. Surgeon Rickard is told the job he expected goes to a Dane, because of his substance abuse. It's too late to cancel dinner with his in-laws. The guest couple announces their in-vitro is a success. Then ...
Style: realistic, touching, bleak, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: infidelity, vengeance, family problems, crumbling marriage, introspection, parents and children, love affair, redemption, couple relations, couples, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Las cosas como son (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerónimo is an antisocial person who rents rooms to foreign people, and then registers their belongings. Sanna, a beautiful and funny Nordic girl arrives at Jerónimo's house, bringing a breath of fresh air to his life. He becomes obsessed ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: opposites attract, obsession, under the surface, foreigner, wooing, stalking, espionage, cooking, hiding, drugs, mural, laptop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, chile, santiago chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%